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

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“Tempting Offer” Shows Newcastle Competing For Top Talent

August 26th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Newcastle have failed to get one of their top striker targets – Bas Dost – this summer – and it’s not unlike last summer when we were also after the 6ft 5ins Wolfsburg striker. At one time it looked like Newcastle were in the lead to sign the big man, but as in other cases – […]

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

Midfielder Very Close To Finally Leaving Newcastle

August 25th, 2016 · 104 Comments

Cheick Tiote has been wanting to leave Newcastle for a few years now and it seems he is very close to leaving the club. The Mail are reporting he is close to a move to Greek giants Olympiacos, but there is some late interest from Premier League club Burnley. Cheick Tiote after scoring fantastic goal […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Financials · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Take Care Of Another Top Prospect

August 25th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Like his 19 year-old Newcastle and England U-19 team-mate before him – Freddie Woodman – 19 year-old Adam Armstrong has just signed a new four year deal. Adam is expected to go out on loan this season, maybe even to another Championship club to get the playing time he needs to develop his skills. Adam […]

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Tags: Adam Armstrong · Contracts · Financials · Newcastle News · Other News

5th Player Goes Out On Loan For The Season

August 25th, 2016 · 5 Comments

It’s been confirmed tonight that Tim Krul has gone out on loan to Ajax for the season, where he will take over from Netherlands number one goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen, who has joined Barcelona for a fee of £11M that was announced earlier today. Tim has been given a one year extension to his contract which […]

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Tags: Championship · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Other News · Tim Krul

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