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Newcastle Need To Increase Their Offer To Get Striker Target

August 25th, 2016 · 106 Comments

Newcastle have been linked for over a week now with 22 year-old Utrecht striker Sebastien Haller. French newspaper L’Equipe has had a couple of articles out on Newcastle’s interest, although it’s not known whether the 14 times capped French U-21 International striker (9 goals) wants to play in the Championship, although he is keen to […]

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

Newcastle After Impressive 24 Year-Old Ghanian Winger On Loan

August 25th, 2016 · 20 Comments

Sky Sports are reporting that Newcastle are keen on Chelsea’s 24 year-old Ghanaian winger Christian Atsu, and they want to take him on loan for the seaosn. Sky Sports Keith Downie says that Newcastle have inquired about the winger, who seems to have played very little football over the last couple of years. 24 year-old […]

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

Newcastle Proposed Player Exchange Deal Extremely Difficult

August 25th, 2016 · 18 Comments

The Mail is reporting that Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez wants to bring James McCarthy from Everton to St. James’ park and he is willing to swap Moussa Sissoko for the 39 times capped Irish International with Newcastle also receiving some money from the Toffees in the deal. Every time we’ve seen a photo of Moussa at […]

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Tags: Contracts · Financials · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Other News

Agent Talks Will Decide If Magpies Closer To 10th Signing

August 25th, 2016 · 47 Comments

The agent of Palermo defender Achraf Lazaar is holding talks today in Milan with Palermo Sporting Director Daniele Faggiano to see what’s going to happen with the left-back. Lazaar has just one year left on his contract at Palermo and a number of clubs have already enquired about the 24 year-old, with Newcastle reported to be […]

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

Another Long Term Injury For 20 Year-Old

August 25th, 2016 · 17 Comments

It’s news that we were expecting unfortunately that Rolando Aarons fractured a metatarsal in Newcastle’s 2-0 EFL Cup win over Cheltenham on Tuesday night and could be out of action for up to three months. Aarons had a scan on his foot yesterday and George Caulkin of The Times is reporting  he suffered a break […]

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Tags: Fitness · Injuries · Newcastle News · Rolando Aarons