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Entries Tagged as 'Financial Fair Play'

More Transfer Funds For Rafa Benitez

June 20th, 2016 · 5 Comments

One of the things Rafa Benitez agreed with Mike Ashley and Lee Charnley before committing to Newcastle for the next three years was having decent transfer funds available for this summer and for next January to ensure the Spanish manager can build a good enough squad to get us promoted back to the Premier League […]

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

Newcastle Will Go For Broke Next Season

June 18th, 2016 · 15 Comments

Rafa Benitez wants to keep the majority of his squad for next season and he will only sell some of his good players – Moussa Sissoko, Gini Wijnaldum and Daryl Janmaat are three possibilities – on two conditions. One is that Newcastle’s high valuations of their stars are met and the second is that we can get […]

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Tags: Championship · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Management · Newcastle News · Other News

Leicester’s Vardy Move Hints At How Magpies Keep Townsend

June 18th, 2016 · 2 Comments

We are hoping that PL Champions Leicester City can keep their squad together for next season, but as usual in England the top clubs look around each summer and identify the good players they think should be playing for them rather than at the smaller clubs. One such player who has been identified this summer is […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Contracts · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

McClaren – Business Side Of Newcastle Second To None

June 17th, 2016 · 8 Comments

The 55-year-old former Newcastle manager Steve McClaren is trying to come in from the cold again after his disastrous eight months in charge of the Magpies, when basically he was the primary person responsible for our relegation taking only 24 points from 28 games in charge and he was left in the job far too […]

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

Here’s Why Newcastle Will Try To Do Transfer Deals Early

June 14th, 2016 · 81 Comments

The news today in L’Equipe is that Hamburg SV had bid around £9.6M for Moussa Sissoko and there have been later reports in some outlets that Newcastle have told the German club to up their bid by £2M to £3M and it’s a deal. Where that later report has its origins from we have no idea, but […]

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