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Newcastle Reported After £10M Premier League Striker

June 25th, 2016 · 82 Comments

The Mail is reporting today that Newcastle are willing to make a move for £10M rated Crystal Palace striker Dwight Gayle. Since moving to Crystal Palace from Peterborough three years ago, Gayle has scored 25 goals in 74 total appearances for the Premier League club, but he has been unable to command a regular first […]

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

Here’s One Reported Target Who’s Not Coming To Newcastle

June 25th, 2016 · 29 Comments

We were surprised that Newcastle were even interested in former Middlesbrough midfielder Lee Tomlin this summer, after Lee had a tough time of it at AFC Bournemouth last season. He was sent out on loan to Bristol City in January, after playing only 10 times for Bournemouth with one goal. The 27 year-old did quite well […]

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

Newcastle Announce Fourth Pre-Season Friendly

June 25th, 2016 · 47 Comments

It’s been rumored for some weeks now but Newcastle United have finally announced they will travel to Belgium to face KSC Lokeren in a pre-season friendly on Saturday, 23rd July. The game will be played at the Daknamstadion in Lokeren Lokeren is located in the Belgian province of East Flanders, for a 4.30pm kick-off – local time – […]

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Tags: Friendlies · Newcastle News · Other News · Pre-Season

Interesting Update On Florian Thauvin’s Situation

June 25th, 2016 · 3 Comments

We’ve been fairly certain the last thing Florian Thauvin wants to do next week is to report back to Newcastle for pre-season training, after he walked out on the club last January after six months, to return to Marseille on loan. That was when Newcastle were struggling mightily against relegation, but Florian had simply had enough […]

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Tags: Contracts · Florian Thauvin · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Benitez To Increase Backroom Staff In Vital Area

June 25th, 2016 · 10 Comments

The Chronicle is reporting today that Rafa Benitez will appoint additional medical staff next week and that is part of the manger’s efforts to vastly improve the club’s injury record, which over the last 10 years has been little short of disastrous. The club have continually topped the Premier League injury table every season and last season […]

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Tags: Coaching · Facilities · Injuries · Medical · Newcastle News · Other News