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Entries Tagged as 'Andy Carroll'

Florian Thauvin Strangled In Traumatic Robbery Attempt

November 15th, 2016 · 17 Comments

Bad news  being reported today in the French newspaper La Provence that Newcastle’s on-loan winger at Marseille, Florian Thauvin, was strangled in a violent assault yesterday after thieves on motor bikes crashed into his car. The report is that two men on motorbikes attacked him after they got him out of his car and he […]

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Tags: Andy Carroll · Florian Thauvin · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Other News

Shaken Andy Carroll Threatened At Gunpoint By Two Men

November 3rd, 2016 · 5 Comments

The Mail is reporting that former Newcastle striker Andy Carroll was reportedly threatened by a man with a gun while driving home from training in his expensive Mercedes SUV. Metropolitan Police officers are busy investigating the attempted robbery and security has been increased. Carroll was said to have been approached at a junction by two […]

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Tags: Andy Carroll · Newcastle News · Other News · Training Ground

Newcastle To Pay Out £18M For This Player – Don’t Be Daft

January 5th, 2016 · 111 Comments

The press in London are reporting that West Ham have placed a fee of £18M on the head of Andy Carroll, the former Newcastle United striker and it’s thought that Sunderland and Newcastle are both interested. They report that Sam Allardyce would like to get Andy playing for him again, this time at the Black […]

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Tags: Andy Carroll · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

London Club Hints At Offloading Striker To Newcastle

December 28th, 2015 · 17 Comments

As we´ve said a number of times Andy Carroll is a very expensive player for West Ham United, with the London club paying out close to £17M for the Geordie striker in the summer of 2013 and paying him around £90K/week in wages on a six year deal. That´s a lot of money to pay our […]

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Tags: Andy Carroll · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Why Former Newcastle Player Would Be A Very Poor Acquisition

December 24th, 2015 · 25 Comments

Andy Carroll cost West Ham £16.5M when they signed him in the summer of 2013 after spending the previous season on loan there. And he is said to be on wages of around £90K/week at least (around £4.7M a year) at the east London club, but with Andy’s very poor injury record the Hammers have […]

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Tags: Andy Carroll · Coaching · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Transfer Plans Starting To Take Shape

November 17th, 2015 · 5 Comments

Newcastle United will have to unload some players in January to make room for the new players coming in,  so we will see both players leaving the club and other players coming into the club during January. Newcastle have already announced the 25 players for the Premier League in the first half of the season […]

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Tags: Andy Carroll · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target