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

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Newcastle’s European Ranking – Rock Bottom

May 24th, 2016 · 61 Comments

The CIES Observatory in Switzerland have looked at the estimated transfer cost per player in each of the clubs in the five major European Leagues and put together a league table – call it the transfer cost league – based on that figure for each of the clubs. The five major European leagues were England (Premier […]

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Tags: Financials · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle’s Away Strip Leaked For Next Season

May 24th, 2016 · 28 Comments

The FootyHeadlines site has just leaked the Newcastle away strips for next season, one day after they leaked the home strips for next season. You may not like these but they are better than the yellow and yellow striped strips we had the last time we played in the Championship in the 2009-2010 season. 🙂

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Other News · Strips

Newcastle’s Revenue Next Season Makes Things Manageable

May 24th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Newcastle United received £72.8M in funds from the Premier League for the 2015-2016 season, and that’s a little down from previous years. Our understanding is that Newcastle will now receive a parachute payment next May, which is 55% of that figure, which is around £40M and with £2.5M being paid to Championship clubs, our broadcast part […]

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Tags: Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League

13th Day Of Negotiations With Benitez – So What’s Going On?

May 24th, 2016 · 6 Comments

The fact that Rafa Benitez was thinking of staying on at Newcastle was conveniently reported on Thursday morning 12th May, after we had been relegated the previous evening when Sunderland easily beat Everton 3-0 at home, to secure their safety in the Premier League. And the negotiations have dragged on ever since then and the possibility of […]

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Tags: Contracts · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League

Wijnaldum Talks In Glowing Terms Of Club With Huge Potential

May 24th, 2016 · 13 Comments

Gini Wijnaldum has talked in glowing terms of Newcastle United as a club and he points out we were already relegated on the very last day of the season, but the St. James’ Park stadium was still packed chock-a-block and it looked glorious on a sunny May day when we took Tottenham apart 5-1. And we had only 10 […]

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Tags: Coaching · Georginio Wijnaldum · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours