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This Could Be Newcastle’s Best Team Against Brighton

August 26th, 2016 · 22 Comments

Dwight Gayle, Aleksandar Mitrovic and Rolando Aarons are unfit or cannot play tomorrow and wantaway Moussa Sissoko is not being considered and is not in the squad. So one challenge for Newcastle tomorrow is who will score the goals for us against Brighton. Ayoze Perez should start tomorrow

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Tags: Championship · Match Preview · Newcastle News · Other News

Rafa Hints He Will Keep This Midfielder At Newcastle

August 26th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Now that Rolando Aarons has been injured, it would seem sensible to keep Yoan Gouffran at Newcastle for the final year of his four and a half year contract since he seems to be returning to some kind of form under Rafa Benitez. Rafa has talked about Yoan’s good form and his professionalism for a while now – and […]

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Tags: Interview · Newcastle News · Other News · Poll · Yoan Gouffran

Poll – How Will Newcastle Fare Against Brighton?

August 26th, 2016 · 13 Comments

Let us know how you think we will do against Brighton & Hove Albion at St. James’ Park tomorrow in the late kick-off televised game, in what is an important Championship game between two promotion candidates. Brighton – managed by former Magpies manager Chris Hughton – will be the best side we have met so […]

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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