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News and Commentary On Newcastle United Football Club By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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Newcastle Now After Wigan Midifelder James McCarthy

August 2nd, 2013 · 154 Comments

The Independent is reporting that next in line for Newcastle could be Wigan’s top midfielder James McCarthy, who at 22 years old fits the profile of players Newcastle want to sign, but Wigan are asking a massive £20M for the youngster. James McCarthy – Newcastle interested

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

Newcastle To Pay £2M For Remy Loan – But Not Signed Yet

August 2nd, 2013 · 311 Comments

There is further news associated with the report in the French Media this afternoon, that Newcastle have agreed a deal to take Loic Remy to Newcastle on a one year loan – with an option to buy him next summer. Harry Redknapp – £2M loan fee for Loic Remy

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Reports That Newcastle Agree Loan Deal For Loic Remy

August 2nd, 2013 · 64 Comments

News on the French site le10sport.com this afternoon is that Newcastle have agreed a loan deal for Loic Remy of QPR, and if that is true it would be very good news for Newcastle, but the French web-site is also reporting that other clubs, such as Naples and Tottenham are also interested in taking Remy. […]

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

Newcastle Agree Fee And Terms For Bafetimbi Gomis

August 2nd, 2013 · 262 Comments

News is coming in that Newcastle have now agreed a fee with Lyon for their 27 year-old striker Bafetimbi Gomis, so it looks like we are close to our first senior signing of the season, but the thing that is still holding things up is the fees to be paid to his agents, which have […]

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

This Is How Newcastle Can Win Friends And Influence People

August 2nd, 2013 · 285 Comments

A heart warming story in the Evening Chronicle today,  about what happened on Tuesday night, after Cheick Tiote accidentally smashed the ball into the face of a young 7 year-old St. Mirren supporter in the crowd. Frazer and Scott Peters – St Mirren supporters with signed ball and shirt 7 year-old Fraser Peters was hit […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Friendlies · Other News · Pre-Season

Newcastle Goalkeeper Fit To Start At Rangers

August 2nd, 2013 · 37 Comments

Tim Krul will make his first appearance for Newcastle in this pre-season, when he will start the game at Ibrox next Tuesday night against Rangers. Tim Krul – in new home goalkeeper kit yesterday

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Tags: Injuries · Interview · Newcastle News · Shay Given · Steve Harper · Tim Krul

No Way This Top Striker Will Leave Newcastle

August 2nd, 2013 · 59 Comments

There is news in the Daily Mail today that Turkish club Trabzonspor have Newcastle’s best striker, Papiss Cisse, in their sights, but there is very little chance Cisse will be leaving Newcastle thus summer, or anytime soon. Papiss Cisse – in Wonga training kit

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Tags: Contracts · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Transfer News and Rumours

This Could Be Good News On The Gomis Front

August 2nd, 2013 · 50 Comments

At least one French player in the Newcastle squad, Moussa Sissoko, has mentioned Bafetimbi Gomis on his Twitter account, and we would expect that some of our other French Internationals who know Bafe, could be sending him messages of support and telling him some very good things about Newcastle. We hope that’s happening. Moussa Sissoko […]

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

Three Transfer Setbacks in Five Days For Newcastle

August 2nd, 2013 · 47 Comments

This was going to be the week where we would get some striker(s) through the door, and manager Alan Pardew was hopeful of having somebody in before the St. Mirren game on Tuesday night, and after the 2-0 win he said he was hopeful of getting someone in before the game at Rangers next Tuesday […]

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