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Entries Tagged as 'Andros Townsend'

Former Newcastle Coach – Rafa’s Made Some Fantastic Signings

July 31st, 2016 · 40 Comments

Lee Clark has been interviewed today and he has talked at length about Rafa Benitez and how Newcastle owner Mike Ashley must not interfere with things and allow  Rafa to do the job he was hired for – to get Newcastle winning some trophies again after a drought of over 47 years. 🙁 To be fair […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Coaching · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

All Four High Profile Players Will Leave Newcastle This Summer

July 23rd, 2016 · 4 Comments

At the start of the summer there was debate at Newcastle whether high profile players like Andros Townsend, Gini Wijnaldum, Moussa Sissoko and Daryl Janmaat would push for a move away from Newcastle. The first three have certainly pushed for a move away – in no uncertain terms – and Andros and Gini have both […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Daryl Janmaat · Financials · Georginio Wijnaldum · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News

Benitez Reiterates Stance On Newcastle’s Top Players

July 4th, 2016 · 15 Comments

With news tonight that Rafa Benitez is after 22 year-old Spanish U21 full-back Jonny Otto, Rafa has reiterated Newcastle’s stance with top stars – including those who want to leave the club. Rafa has told Sky Sports that Newcastle do not have any pressure on them to sell any more players as the world-class Spanish […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Georginio Wijnaldum · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Townsend Explains Why He Just Had To Leave Newcastle

July 1st, 2016 · 39 Comments

Andros Townsend has sent a message to the Newcastle fans from his Instagram account (officialtownsend). This has come on the day that he signed on at Crystal Palace for the release clause of  £13M in his contract. The England winger has opened up on why he left Newcastle and he says it’s based purely on football […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Newcastle News · Other News · Transfer News and Rumours

Charnley On What Happens When Newcastle Were Incompetent

July 1st, 2016 · 51 Comments

This is the piece Newcastle United have put out today to try to explain the loss of Andros Townsend to Crystal Palace – managed by former Newcastle manager Alan Pardew. The Newcastle fans have not taken the early departure of Andros very well at all. Lee Charnley – Newcastle Managing Director

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours