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This Could Be A Challenge For Rafa Benitez

June 24th, 2016 · 61 Comments

Tim Krul is further along in his fitness than we thought and the 28 year-old has tweeted today that he looks very close to being fully fit again. Tim Krul – Newcastle goalkeeper Working hard while getting a tan ain’t that bad ??. #AlmostBack — Tim Krul (@TimKrul) June 24, 2016

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Tags: Contracts · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Willing To Take A Loss On Winger

June 24th, 2016 · 36 Comments

If at all possible Newcastle would like to sell French flop Florian Thauvin this summer and maybe the best deal for Newcastle is for him to move to Italy. Marseille want to take the player on loan again next season, but they are extremely short of cash. The advantage with Lazio, who are interested in the […]

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Tags: Coaching · Contracts · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Darlow On How Tough It Is When You Are A Good Team

June 24th, 2016 · 45 Comments

25 year-old Karl Darlow did himself no harm at all when he came in for the injured Rob Elliot and played very well for us in those final eight games of last season. With Tim Krul and Rob Elliot still recovering from their serious ACL injuries they picked up playing for their countries last season, […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Karl Darlow · Management · Newcastle News

Newcastle Fans Win – Rafa Turned Down Big Bucks To Stay

June 24th, 2016 · 4 Comments

It turns out Rafa Benitez – as expected – received some big money offers as he was deciding whether to stay on at Newcastle over the summer and heaven knows how much he was offered to manage a club in China – but he turned that offer down to stay on Tyneside. It’s not that […]

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Tags: Coaching · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Management · Newcastle News · Other News

Newcastle To Sign Four Players In 7 Days – First One Imminent

June 24th, 2016 · 16 Comments

The Shields Gazette is reporting that Rafa Benitez expects his first Newcastle United signing in the next 48 hours, and there’s likely to be three more signings in the next week. Things are starting to quicken up on the transfer front as Rafa wants the new players to have a full pre-season and indeed it […]

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