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Midfielder Becomes 15th Player To Leave Newcastle

August 26th, 2016 · 20 Comments

Coventry have signed 22 year-old Newcastle midfielder Gael Bigirimana today on a one-year deal, after Gael was on loan to the Sky Blues earlier this year. So Gael returns to the club he left four years ago to sign on at Newcastle for a £1M fee, when really big things were expected of him at that […]

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Tags: Financials · Gael Bigirimana · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Close To A Vital Transfer Breakthrough

August 26th, 2016 · 18 Comments

Newcastle have been linked with Palermo left-back Achraf Lazaar for at least a week now and it looks like he’s now set to become a Newcastle player with reports from Italy that a deal is very close to being agreed at only £3M – with the player in the last year of his contract at […]

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

Newcastle Could Bring in West Ham Player On Loan

August 26th, 2016 · 48 Comments

West Ham manager Slaven Bilic has said today that either 19 year-old Reece Burke or 17 year-old Reece Oxford will leave the club on loan before next Wednesday’s transfer deadline. And since Newcastle had a reported interested in both players earlier this summer, especially in Oxford,  we suppose there’s a chance that Rafa could make […]

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Tags: Championship · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Rafa Comments On Game, New Players And Moussa Sissoko

August 26th, 2016 · 12 Comments

Rafa Benitez has just finished his press conference and he bemoaned the loss of Aleksandar Mitrovic and Dwight Gayle for tomorrow’s game against Brighton because with their concussions on Tuesday night they are not allowed to play tomorrow with the new rules introduced by the FA. But those are the rules that are meant to protect the […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Poll · Press · Press Conference

Newcastle Give New Contract To Promising Young Defender

August 26th, 2016 · 112 Comments

For the second time in 24 hours Newcastle have given a new contract to one of their promising youngsters and a local lad too. 20 year-old Jamie Sterry has just been given a new four year deal at Newcastle and that follows Adam Armstrong’s new four year deal he signed yesterday. 20 year-old Jamie Sterry – new […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Contracts · Jamie Sterry · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth