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Entries Tagged as 'Fabricio Coloccini'

Coloccini Released – New Center-Back Announced Soon

July 5th, 2016 · 9 Comments

Newcastle United confirmed today that the contract of Fabricio Coloccini has been terminated by mutual consent, allowing the player to return home to Argentina to join San Lorenzo and to be with his family – who are located there. That has been on the cards for at least two weeks and the holdup was to allow […]

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Tags: Contracts · Fabricio Coloccini · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

This Week’s Target At Newcastle – Three New Defenders In

July 4th, 2016 · 13 Comments

Newcastle did very well last week bringing in three players in – Matz Sels, Dwight Gayle and Matt Ritchie – all good signings and they will definitely strengthen the Newcastle squad. And they only cost around £24M. 🙂 Former Liverpool full-back – Alvaro Arbeloa – a Newcastle target

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Defensive Targets Down To Four Or Five – Colo Waits On Release

July 3rd, 2016 · 6 Comments

Fabricio Coloccini wants to join San Lorenzo and Newcastle are willing to make him a free agent so he can do that, but first of all sensible Rafa Benitez is putting Newcastle needs first. He has told Fabricio he must wait until Newcastle are able to bring in a replacement, before he is allowed to […]

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Tags: Championship · Fabricio Coloccini · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle Agree To Let Coloccini Leave For San Lorenzo

June 30th, 2016 · 28 Comments

As we reported yesterday, it looks like Fabricio Coloccini will be moving to San Lorenzo this summer, and there’s a report today in TyCSports.com that he’s in negotiations on a deal to join the Buenos Aries based club. Fabricio Coloccini – now effectively a free agent Free to make a deal with San Lorenzo This […]

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Tags: Contracts · Fabricio Coloccini · Management · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Two Positions Benitez Must Strengthen This Summer

June 8th, 2016 · 39 Comments

One of Newcastle’s big weaknesses last season is that we didn’t have a recognized reliable goalscorer in the ranks – and we failed to sign Charlie Austin when we had ample opportunity to do so last summer and in January. In the end it was Southampton who snapped him up for just £4M. If we had […]

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Steven Taylor · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Benitez Now Certain To Move This Player Out This Summer

June 4th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Rafa Benitez is in the middle of a clear-out at Newcastle, something that is well overdue and it’s good that we finally have somebody who is willing to make the tough choices to return the Newcastle squad to a competitive one – with a lot of the deadwood moved out. Rafa did offer Steven Taylor […]

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Tags: Contracts · Fabricio Coloccini · Financials · Newcastle News · Pre-season · Transfer News and Rumours