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Benitez Educating Newcastle’s Top Brass On How To Build A Top Side

April 14th, 2017 · 75 Comments

Rafa has talked today about how Newcastle United went after Matt Ritchie at the beginning of the summer transfer window, and persuaded the Bournemouth star to take a step down in the league tables in England to come to Tyneside. And Matt has been one of our best players with 15 total goals this term […]

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Tags: Financials · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer Target

Why Newcastle’s Recent Slump Could Be Good News For Benitez

April 12th, 2017 · 87 Comments

In the last 6 games Newcastle have gained just 8 points and it’s fortunate that Huddersfield have imploded a little in that time and lost three of their last four games. If the Terriers had won all four games they would be one point behind us with a game in hand. But yes, that’s all […]

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Tags: Coaching · Financials · Management · Newcastle News

Trouble Could Be Brewing Between Ashley And Benitez

April 7th, 2017 · 5 Comments

The Sun is reporting that Newcastle are interested in signing 34 year-old Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe, but we have our doubts about whether the report is true. Jermain turns 35 in October and Mike Ashley may object to paying the striker huge wages, although apparently Jermain will be a free agent if Sunderland are relegated this […]

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Tags: Financials · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Lee Charnley Explains The Huge Financial Cost Of Relegation

April 6th, 2017 · 38 Comments

The financial results have just been released for the 2015-2016 financial year for Newcastle United,  which is the year before this one – so we were still in the Premier League. But Lee Charnley has taken the opportunity to prepare fans for the huge drop in revenues we will get in this current financial year […]

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

A Cursory Look At Newcastle’s Financials Through Last June

April 6th, 2017 · 5 Comments

The results of the last financial year though June 30th last year have just been released and that was our last season in the Premier League – getting the big bucks because of the TV rights revenues. The Newcastle revenue is £4.1M less than the year before and the profits after tax were £4.6M in […]

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Ashley Steps In To Ensure Benitez Stays At Newcastle

March 30th, 2017 · 28 Comments

There was an interesting  report in the Mail yesterday by Craig Hope in which he says the two transfer meetings Newcastle have had with Rafa Benitez have gone very well and it looks like money will be available to help Rafa build Newcastle’s squad for our return (hopefully) back to the Premier League. Craig painted […]

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