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Benitez In Crucial Meeting With Townsend On Monday

June 7th, 2016 · 11 Comments

Rafa Benitez met with Newcastle winger Andros Townsend yesterday, after it seems that Crystal Palace met all the conditions of the release clause in his contract, according to the Mirror. It’s obvious that Rafa wants to keep Andros at the club along with some of Newcastle’s other good players, in an effort for Newcastle to […]

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Here’s What Newcastle Will Do To Keep Andros Townsend

June 6th, 2016 · 29 Comments

News in the Express that Newcastle are resisting the attempts of former manager Alan Pardew and others to sign Andros Townsend for the release amount in his contract. The Tyneside club are even ready to offer Andros a new deal to stay at the club. The release clause in his contract is said to be […]

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Mike Ashley Changes His Mind

June 6th, 2016 · 5 Comments

Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley has had a change of mind and now says he will appear before the Business Innovation and Skills committee on Tuesday, in an attempt to clear the “good name” of Sports Direct. Ashley was summoned by the committee in March over allegations that his company Sports Direct do not pay […]

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There’s Big Interest In This Newcastle Striker

June 5th, 2016 · 123 Comments

The Sun is reporting today that Chinese club Guangzhou R&F are very interested in signing Newcastle striker Papiss Cisse in the summer transfer window. While Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez may want to keep some of his top stars at the club this summer – like Moussa Sissoko, Gini Wijnaldum and Andros Townsend – he would […]

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Rafa Benitez Ready To Play Hardball At Newcastle

June 5th, 2016 · 6 Comments

There’s a report in the Chronicle today that Rafa Benitez could keep the three star players who were expected to want to leave Newcastle this summer – Daryl Janmaat, Gini Wijnaldum and Moussa Sissoko  – unless some massive offers come in. With Roberto di Matteo taking over at Aston Villa and Garry Monk taking over at […]

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Tags: Contracts · Daryl Janmaat · Georginio Wijnaldum · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Other News · Transfer News and Rumours

Not Even Newcastle Are Daft Enough To Do This

June 5th, 2016 · 41 Comments

News today in the Mirror that former Newcastle boss Alan Pardew, now at Crystal Palace, has made an £8M offer for Newcastle winger Andros Townsend. That’s the amount said to be in the release clause of his contract that was signed when Newcastle brought him into the club from Tottenham in January for a reported £12M. […]

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