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Newcastle Are Moving Closer To Getting Gomis

July 31st, 2013 · 18 Comments

There is some news in the Daily Mirror tonight that Newcastle could be closing in on the signing of Bafetimbi Gomis, after Newcastle walked away from the negotiating table earlier this week, after Lyon turned down Newcastle’s improved bid of €8M (£6.8M). Bafetimbi Gomis – still could arrive at Newcastle

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Magpie Midfielder – I Love Newcastle – The Fans Are Great To Me

July 31st, 2013 · 189 Comments

One thing that Dan Gosling has been consistent about in the three years he’s been on Tyneside, is that he is very happy here and loves it at Newcastle, even if on the playing side of things, he has not been too successful – yet. Dan Gosling – had an excellent game last night at […]

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Tags: Dan Gosling · Friendlies · Newcastle News · Pre-season · Transfer News and Rumours

West Ham Join Race For Newcastle Striker Target

July 31st, 2013 · 37 Comments

When you are in the transfer market for players, you need to move quickly and with secrecy and get your targets in as soon as possible, otherwise other clubs will start to move in – especially if they are good players the club is after. But that’s not how Newcastle are doing their transfer business […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Put These Words In The Dressing Room To Inspire Our Players

July 31st, 2013 · 293 Comments

The famous quote from Bobby Robson about what is a football club – just about describes the complete and utter passion the Newcastle fans have for their club – and of course Bobby was manager at Newcastle United from early September of 1999 through late August of 2004, when he was sacked because 5th place […]

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Tags: Fans · Newcastle News · Other News · St. James' Park

Newcastle Move In For Striker Target Of Two Years Ago

July 31st, 2013 · 93 Comments

News in the Mirror today that Newcastle have become interested again in Rennes striker Mevlut Erdinc, who we were after in the summer of 2-11, after we couldn’t get Kevin Gameiro of Lorient through the door. Mevlut Erdinc – former target now at Rennes

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle Can Raise Their Wage Bill By £12M This Season

July 31st, 2013 · 64 Comments

It’s not gone unnoticed that smaller clubs like Swansea City, Norwich City and West Ham this summer have paid out some big money in the transfer market, unlike Newcastle United. Mike Ashley – will he loosen the purse strings a bit?

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Tags: Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Other News · Transfer News and Rumours