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

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Entries Tagged as 'Development'

Newcastle Line Up Young Striker For The Summer

January 7th, 2016 · 33 Comments

The Chronicle is reporting today that Newcastle have taken Swiss U21 International Albian Ajeti on trial – and if he does well the 18 year-old could be signed in the summer. The striker is of Albanian descent hd he’s played for all the Swiss youth sides form U15 to 3 caps for U21 side – […]

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Tags: Coaching · Development · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

McClaren Wants Players To Be Responsible – Become Leaders

October 29th, 2015 · 8 Comments

Since Moussa Sissoko signed for us almost three years ago from Toulouse he has played around 97 times for Newcastle and scored 11 goals with 13 assists. Last season he had two assists in 34 league games and in the last two seasons he’s had 8 assists in 76 games in all competitions. But with […]

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Tags: Coaching · Development · Leadership · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League

McClaren Has This Smart Devil In The Newcastle Side

October 23rd, 2015 · 27 Comments

Steve McClaren seems to have talked some sense into Aleksandar Mitrovic since he was sent off against Arsenal after only 16 minutes for a bad tackle. He has cut out the wild tackles and he’s been more composed on the field and he’s starting to play very well and the 21 year-old has hit two goals […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Coaching · Derby · Development · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Talented Young Midfielder Staying At Newcastle

August 15th, 2015 · 12 Comments

19 year-old Olivier Kemen, who was born in Douala, Cameroon joined the club two years ago from French club Metz and is a very good young player, who is highly regarded at Newcastle. There has been interest from various clubs in signing the teenager including AC Milan, Monaco, Tottenham and Liverpool. Olivier Kemen – on […]

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Tags: Coaching · Development · Newcastle News · Newcastle U21 · Newcastle Youth · Olivier Kemen · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Complete Signing Of Striker

August 6th, 2015 · 133 Comments

It looks like Northampton Town’s Ivan Toney has done enough in his two day trial over the weekend to justify a contract at Newcastle,  and the club have just announced they have signed the talented teenager Ivan Toney – signed to long term contract

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Tags: Development · Ivan Toney · Newcastle News · Newcastle U21 · Transfer News and Rumours