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News and Commentary On Newcastle United By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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Two In And At Least Three To Leave Newcastle Today

August 31st, 2016 · 15 Comments

It’s likely that Newcastle will be able to sign Chelsea’s 24 year-old winger Christian Atsu today on loan for the season with an option to buy him at the end of the season. We have also been in talks with West Brom on bringing in Callum McManaman and that deal could also happen for £4.75M, […]

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Tags: Adam Armstrong · Cheick Tiote · Emmanuel Riviere · Jamie Sterry · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle Battle To Hold On To Moussa Sissoko

August 31st, 2016 · 18 Comments

Moussa Sissoko could still be leaving Newcastle today with news that Everton have presumably been in advanced talks with Newcastle yesterday about signing the 27 year-old French midfielder French newspaper L’Equipe are reporting that but that there will still need to be significant progress today for the deal to go through and that Newcastle will […]

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Tags: Contracts · International break · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Press · Transfer News and Rumours

Some Fascinating Insights On Benitez From Former Player

August 30th, 2016 · 50 Comments

Vicente Rodriguez is a former Spanish International midfielder (38 caps – 3 goals) who played at Valencia under Rafa Benitez when Rafa was the manager there from 2001 before joining Liverpool in 2004. Vicente finally left Valencia in 2011 and played for Brighton & Hove Albion for a couple of seasons playing 31 games with […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Other News

Barnsley Announce Adam Armstrong On Loan Through January

August 30th, 2016 · 130 Comments

Barnsley have just announced the signing of top young Newcastle United striker Adam Armstrong on loan until January, 2017. We thought he was moving to a Championship club this morning but we thought that was going to be Rotherham United – but we were wrong about that one. However, it’s good that Adam is moving to […]

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Tags: Adam Armstrong · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Other News

Benitez In Surprise Move For Serbian International

August 30th, 2016 · 121 Comments

There is a report in GOAL and reactions from Merseyside that Rafa Benitez is interested in bringing Liverpool winger Lazar Markovic to Newcastle on loan and if he can get that done – there will be an option to buy the 22 year-old Serbian winger. So it’s a bit of a surprise, but Aleksandar Mitrovic’s […]

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