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London Club To Make Move For Benitez This Summer

March 29th, 2017 · 2 Comments

The Mirror is reporting today that West Ham want to sign Rafa Benitez in the summer after they had agreed to sign him almost two years ago, before he got a last minute offer from Real Madrid in June of 2015 and went to manage his home town club. It’s not the first time Rafa […]

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Tags: Championship · Financials · Management · Newcastle News · Other News

Positive Talks In China For Commercial Growth – They’re Needed

March 28th, 2017 · Comments Off on Positive Talks In China For Commercial Growth – They’re Needed

The Chronicle is reporting today that Newcastle Managing Director Lee Charnley has been doing some business in China and the club are apparently looking to China to increase our commercial revenues. It’s an area of Newcastle’s financial portfolio that have never performed well in the past – at least not compared to other top clubs […]

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Tributes Pour In For Newcastle’s Legendary Tea Lady

March 28th, 2017 · 2 Comments

The death was announced today of Kath Cassidy, the legendary tea lady at Newcastle who served the club so magnificently over 50 years and died yesterday. Tributes have been pouring in after Kathy’s passing at 90 years old. Kath Cassidy – legendary tea lady has sadly passed away Kath loyally served the club for half […]

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Tough Season For This Player At Newcastle

March 28th, 2017 · 3 Comments

When Grant Hanley¬†agreed to come to Newcastle last summer, once we finally agreed a fee for him with Blackburn Rovers, he would have hoped to have played more than the 13 games he has played for the Magpies this season. Grant has been a little unlucky that both Ciaran Clark and captain Jamaal Lascelles have […]

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Newcastle’s Number 9 Up For Top Award For Season

March 27th, 2017 · 58 Comments

Newcastle’s Dwight Gayle had been names on a three player shortlist for Championship ¬†Player of the Season with Brighton’s Anthony Knockeart and Leeds United striker Chris Wood the other two to be recognized. It’s a pity that Dwight has been injured recently but Dwight had 21 goals and one every 92 minutes compared to Chris […]

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More Good News From Gallowgate Flags

March 26th, 2017 · 22 Comments

Gallowgate Flags organizer Alex Hurst has been interviewed in the Chronicle and he has revealed there will be more flags on display for the first time at the important game against Leeds United on Good Friday – 14th April – which will be televised. Gallowgate Flags have shown some great initiative this season in reviving […]

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