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Newcastle Have More Injury Problems

March 16th, 2017 · 48 Comments

News today that Chris Coleman the Wales manager has left Newcastle left-back Paul Dummett our of the Wales squad because it turns out he has been playing through the pain barrier with a sore heel. In order to play Paul has had injections before the games and he needs a rest and hopefully he will […]

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Tags: Championship · Injuries · Newcastle News · Paul Dummett

Newcastle Miss Out On One Transfer Target

March 16th, 2017 · 6 Comments

Partizan Belgrade center-back Nikola Milenkovic has agreed to join Fiorentina in the summer in a €5.1M (£4.4M) transfer with the deal being announced by the Partizan General Manager Milos Vazura. Newcastle and Italian powerhouse Juventus were both linked with the Serbian international late last year with Newcastle being reported to be really interested in the 6ft […]

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

An Example Of How Rafa Gets The Best Out Of Players

March 16th, 2017 · 28 Comments

Yoan Gouffran has given an interview with nufcTV and he talks about the conversations he had with Rafa Benitez last summer when Rafa told him he could find him a new club if that’s what he wanted. But Rafa also told Yoan he was happy with him if he wanted so stay – presumably because of […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · nufcTV · Yoan Gouffran

One Newcastle Star To Stay – One To Leave This Summer

March 16th, 2017 · 57 Comments

There was an interesting report in the Chronicle that Rafa Benitez will definitely not be selling Aleksandar Mitrovic this summer. Given that Mitro has been upbeat of late when the news in the press has been his Newcastle career may be over, that may not come as too much of a shock to Newcastle fans. It could […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Chancel Mbemba · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Interested In 29 Year-Old International Forward

March 16th, 2017 · 5 Comments

If Newcastle can get promoted back to the Premier League this season then it promises to be an exciting summer of recruitment for the club, but there’s still an if with that promotion. Expect Newcastle to be linked with a number of players this summer (as usual) and most of the reports will not be […]

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

It’s Bad News For Newcastle On Injury Front

March 16th, 2017 · No Comments

This is not good news – DeAndre Yedlin is now expected to be out for five weeks for Newcastle after having an assessment of his thigh injury in Los Angeles by the US team doctors. Initially it was thought he would be out for up to two weeks but that’s not the case and he […]

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Tags: Championship · DeAndre Yedlin · Injuries · Newcastle News