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Entries Tagged as 'Financial Fair Play'

Now We Know Why Newcastle Turned Down Tiote Offer

July 29th, 2016 · 8 Comments

Newcastle United will only sell their players this summer if they get very close to their valuation of them and yesterday it was reported we had turned down bids for both Cheick Tiote and Florian Thauvin, because the bids were too low. The clubs after the players were Al Jazira for Tiote and Rome club Lazio […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle On Way To Recouping £80M Spent Last Season

July 22nd, 2016 · 66 Comments

Given the deal with Liverpool for Gini Wijnaldum goes though today as planned, Newcastle will have recouped an amazing £48M in the transfer market so far, with the transfers of four players –  Remy Cabella (£7.5M), Andros Townsend (£13M), Papiss Cisse (£2.5M) and Gini (£25M). Newcastle spent £80M in the transfer market last season, but a lot […]

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Tags: Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

MIke Ashley Willing To Be Guided By Benitez

July 13th, 2016 · 50 Comments

Mike Ashley’s tenure at Newcastle United has not been a successful one over the last nine years and we suffered our second relegation in seven years in May and are once again a second division club in England. And after just avoiding relegation a year ago on the final day of the season, the warning signs […]

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Tags: Coaching · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Management · Newcastle News · Premier League · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Have Yet To Spend Any Money This Summer

July 11th, 2016 · 11 Comments

After Newcastle have brought in four players this summer, with hopefully the 5th signing Isaac Hayden announced today – the club still haven’t spent any real money,  because our net spend is exactly zero – assuming we sell Remy Cabella to Marseille for £7.5M – which is not yet official. And with either Moussa Sissoko or Gini […]

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Tags: Championship · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Training Ground · Transfer News and Rumours

Defensive Targets Down To Four Or Five – Colo Waits On Release

July 3rd, 2016 · 6 Comments

Fabricio Coloccini wants to join San Lorenzo and Newcastle are willing to make him a free agent so he can do that, but first of all sensible Rafa Benitez is putting Newcastle needs first. He has told Fabricio he must wait until Newcastle are able to bring in a replacement, before he is allowed to […]

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Tags: Championship · Fabricio Coloccini · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target