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Entries Tagged as 'Financials'

Fans Want Utility Player To Get New Deal At Newcastle

December 8th, 2016 · 8 Comments

Rafa Benitez will have a number of decisions to make next summer on the makeup of the Newcastle squad and those decisions will of course be dependent on whether we are promoted this season. That’s the goal and that’s the hope, but you never know in football and we can take nothing for granted. Rafa […]

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Tags: Championship · Contracts · Financials · Newcastle News · Vurnon Anita

Why Big Money Will Be Available For Rafa Next Month

December 7th, 2016 · 177 Comments

The reporting in the local press has been that Rafa Benitez will have some significant money to spend in the January transfer window and he can spend it  as long as good players are available to bring into the squad. They will be players who can both help us gain promotion this season, which still has […]

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

Now Pundit Slams Moussa Sissoko

November 29th, 2016 · 34 Comments

Moussa Sissoko was pretty invisible for Newcastle when we were relegated last season and in the games when we were struggling (a lot of games) there was no sign of the Frenchman – although he was rumored to be on the pitch somewhere. In his three and a half years on Tyneside he was tone deaf […]

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Tags: Financials · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Ashley’s Newcastle Investment Could Soon Pay Off Big Time

November 25th, 2016 · 8 Comments

Mike Ashley bought Newcastle in the early summer of 2007 and he paid around £133M for the shares of Sir John Hall and former Chairman Freddy Shepherd. The he put about £100M into the club in late 2007 to pay off a loan the club had that he knew nothing about  – so much for […]

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Tags: European Competition · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Management · Newcastle News · Premier League

Report – Premier League Signs Massive TV Rights Deal In China

November 18th, 2016 · 53 Comments

There is news being reported by Bloomberg that the English Premier League are taking full advantage of the growing popularity of football in China. They are reporting that the Premier League have signed a three year deal TV rights deal, worth around $650M, which is around £528M using today’s exchange rate – and will go […]

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Tags: Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League

Newcastle Stand Firm – This Player Not For Sale

November 15th, 2016 · 65 Comments

The Italian publication Corriere dello Sport had a report out yesterday saying that Newcastle striker Aleksandar Mitrovic was still a target in January for Napoli, but that there seemed little chance of Newcastle selling the player at that time. They report that Napoli’s former boss Rafa Benitez is aiming to get Newcastle back to the Premier […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Coaching · Financials · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target