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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 Have Second Hit List Of Strikers Lined Up

August 4th, 2013 · 114 Comments

There’s a decent video of Joe Kinnear speaking with Sky Tyne and Wear and the interview lasts over eight minutes and it’s on a cricket filed before Joe takes part in a charity cricket game. Joe Kinnear – decent interview

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Kinnear Says Remy Deal Close – We Still Want Bent – Gomis Signing Difficult

August 4th, 2013 · 302 Comments

There are some reports that Loic Remy is not too keen to come to Newcastle this summer, but according to our guy doing the deals – Joe Kinnear – we are close to signing Remy. Joe Kinnear says the Loic Remy deal is close

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

Kinnear – We Are Fighting Hard And Close To Some Signings

August 4th, 2013 · 32 Comments

Newcastle’s Director of Football Joe Kinnear gave an interview last Sunday, when he said that his aim was to get good players in, so that Newcastle could eventually challenge for a Champions League place. Joe Kinnear – interviewed by Sky Sports

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Bad News On Gomis – It Could Take Eight Days To Close Deal

August 4th, 2013 · 359 Comments

Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas continues to give a running commentary on the proposed transfer to Newcastle of his striker Bafe Gomis, who turns 28 on Tuesday. Jean-Michel Aulas – it could take another 8 days to close Gomis deal

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Two Newcastle Youngsters Nearing Loan Deals To St. Mirren

August 4th, 2013 · 26 Comments

St. Mirren were very impressed with Newcastle loan players Paul Dummett and Conor Newton last season, and it looks like Conor may be returning to the Scottish club for a season long loan deal, and he could well be accompanied by 18 year-old North Shields born striker Adam Campbell. Conor Newton in action for St. […]

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Tags: Adam Campbell · Conor Newton · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Newcastle U21

Newcastle Getting Serious About James McCarthy

August 4th, 2013 · 58 Comments

The reports of yesterday were that the two clubs interested in Wigan’s James McCarthy were Newcastle and Everton, and the price was £20M, but Wigan know no club would pay that type of money for the 22 year-old, and they are willing to cut their price for the Irish International. James McCarthy – Newcastle serious […]

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Is This A Sighting Of Loic Remy In Newcastle?

August 4th, 2013 · 36 Comments

There was that rather famous photograph of Ben Arfa published in August of 2010, when he seemed to be at Newcastle Airport,  as he tried to force a move to Newcastle from Marseilles, and it all turned out to be true. This is Loic Remy – but is this also Newcastle?

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Hierarchy Now Concerned About Lack Of Newcastle Signings?

August 4th, 2013 · 21 Comments

Alan Pardew and Joe Kinnear have been in talks over the weekend regarding the lack of signings this summer, and it seems it’s not only the fans now, who are getting concerned, but maybe the hierarchy at Newcastle too, as Joe Kinnear tries to make his first signing for the club as Director of Football. […]

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