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Entries Tagged as 'Andros Townsend'

Newcastle Summer Transfer Target Talks About His Future

February 10th, 2017 · 4 Comments

Rafa Benitez wanted to get James McCarthy to Newcastle in January, but half way through the transfer window Mike Ashley seemed to change his mind about spending money last month and wanted to keep the powder dry for the summer, when hopefully we are back in the Premier League. Rafa wasn’t too happy about that […]

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A Disappointing, Unrewarding Transfer Window For Newcastle

January 31st, 2017 · 42 Comments

It was a disappointing transfer window for Newcastle with the club starting out wanting a winger, central midfielder and striker in early January. Half way through the month that was reduced to a winger and a striker and then we heard Newcastle had to do loan deals this month (the last transfer window of the […]

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Middlesbrough In Move For Townsend – Bad News, Good News

January 31st, 2017 · 99 Comments

There is is report in the Sun that Middlesbrough have made  a move for Newcastle target Andros Townsend and we suppose that’s what happens when you leave the move for your target until the last moment. However, Rafa Benitez is confident the deal will go though – which is what he said in his press […]

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Palace Ready To Do Deal With Newcastle For Townsend

January 31st, 2017 · 71 Comments

Another report that Newcastle and Crystal Palace seem to have reached some agreement to allow Andros Townsend to rejoin Newcastle United today. The Chronicle were reporting earlier today it may be a straight transfer for £13M with that fee coming out of the summer transfer allocation. That makes sense because we would save £2M on […]

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Newcastle Still Thinking Small – Refuse To See Big Picture

January 31st, 2017 · 12 Comments

There after now just over 15 hours of the transfer market to go and Newcastle still have to make their first breakthrough this month: we haven’t signed anybody – not even development players. It looks like the best we can do today is to sign Andros Townsend from Crystal Palace and according to a number […]

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Latest: Newcastle And Palace Still Haggling Over £2M Loan Fee

January 30th, 2017 · 10 Comments

More proof that Newcastle and Crystal Palace are still haggling over a £2M loan fee that’s in addition to the £13M transfer fee Newcastle would have to pay in the summer if they decide to sign Townsend at that time. It seems that’s the only point of disagreement  and everything else seems to be agreed […]

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