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Newcastle Fans Win – Rafa Turned Down Big Bucks To Stay

June 24th, 2016 · 4 Comments

It turns out Rafa Benitez – as expected – received some big money offers as he was deciding whether to stay on at Newcastle over the summer and heaven knows how much he was offered to manage a club in China – but he turned that offer down to stay on Tyneside. It’s not that […]

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

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

First Inquiry Made For One Of Newcastle’s Stars

June 19th, 2016 · 14 Comments

The Sunday People are today reporting that new Everton manager Ronald Koeman has made an inquiry for Gini Wijnaldum, the former PSV captain and Dutch Player of the year in 2015. Newcastle paid around £14.5M for Wijnaldum last summer, the 3rd most expensive player ever in Newcastle’s history behind Michael Owen (£17M) and Alan Shearer (£15M) and […]

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Tags: Contracts · Financials · Georginio Wijnaldum · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

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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Newcastle In Negotiations For Several Players

June 18th, 2016 · 6 Comments

We’re sure that Rafa Benitez wants to get at least one new signing through the door before a week on Tuesday,  when the players report back for pre-season training for what is going to be such an important season for the Magpies. The Chronicle is reporting that while no transfer is yet close to being completed, Newcastle […]

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Tags: Contracts · Financials · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target