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Rafa Benitez Wants To Sign England U21 Midfielder

June 21st, 2016 · 2 Comments

The Sun is reporting today that Newcastle are keen on Spurs’ 23-year-old Alex Pritchard who can play on the wing or as an attacking midfielder. Spurs are willing to sell their 9 times capped England U21 midfielder and the fee being reported is around £8M Alex Pritchard – England U21 International midfielder

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

Benitez Could Struggle To Keep His Best Players At Newcastle

June 21st, 2016 · 44 Comments

With news last night that both Liverpool and Manchester City are interested in activating Andros Townsend’s release clause of around £13M in his contract, it could be that Rafa Benitez will have some difficulty in keeping his best players at Newcastle in the Championship next season. Players likely to push for a move are Moussa […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Georginio Wijnaldum · Loan Moves · Management · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Rafa Benitez Considers Move For Arsenal Center-Back

June 21st, 2016 · 7 Comments

The Shields Gazette is reporting today that Rafa Benitez is thinking about signing Arsenal’s 21 year-old center-back Isaac Hayden on loan for next season. Hayden was born in Chelmsford and has played twice in the Arsenal first team and was on loan last season at Hull City and played 24 times for The Tigers with […]

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Tags: Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Jonas Gutierrez Gives Opinion On Benitez, Ashley And Fans

June 21st, 2016 · 1 Comment

Former Newcastle winger has taken to his Twitter account and given his opinion on Rafa Benitez, Mike Ashley and the Newcastle fans and he thinks that Rafa can bring the Toon straight back up next season. As we already knew he doesn’t care too much for owner Mike Ashley and he thinks the club is […]

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Tags: Jonas Gutierrez · Newcastle News · Tweet · Twitter

Bad News – Jurgen Klopp Wants Andros Townsend

June 20th, 2016 · 30 Comments

There’s some potentially bad news being reported tonight that Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is interested in activating the release clause in Andros Townsend’s Newcastle contract – said to be for around £13M. Manchester City are also reported to be interested in Newcastle’s speedy winger, who we signed for £12M from Tottenham in January. Crystal Palace, Southampton […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Contracts · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours