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Entries Tagged as 'Gael Bigirimana'

How Pardew Just Gave Up On Promising Teenager At Newcastle

September 22nd, 2016 · 4 Comments

When Gael Bigirimana first arrived at Newcastle from Coventry City for £1M in the summer of 2012 as an 18 year-old, he was looked upon as being a top young player who could improve at Newcastle. And certainly in that first season when we were in the Europa League he did look a very good player […]

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Tags: Coaching · Gael Bigirimana · Management · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Midfielder Becomes 15th Player To Leave Newcastle

August 26th, 2016 · 20 Comments

Coventry have signed 22 year-old Newcastle midfielder Gael Bigirimana today on a one-year deal, after Gael was on loan to the Sky Blues earlier this year. So Gael returns to the club he left four years ago to sign on at Newcastle for a £1M fee, when really big things were expected of him at that […]

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Tags: Financials · Gael Bigirimana · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

No Future At Newcastle For These Four Forgotten Men

July 11th, 2016 · 27 Comments

We haven’t heard much at all about Sammy Ameobi, Haris Vuckic, Gael Bigirimana and Curtis Good this summer and at one time these players were four of our most promising youngsters at the club. But it looks like it’s the end for them with none of them having made the squad that’s currently in Ireland. The […]

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Tags: Curtis Good · Gael Bigirimana · Haris Vuckic · Newcastle News · Sammy Ameobi · Transfer News and Rumours

Steve McClaren Undecided About Teenage Star

December 23rd, 2015 · 10 Comments

We think it’s probably almost a certainty that 18 year-old Adam Armstrong – one of the most promising youngsters to be coming through the ranks at Newcastle for some time – will stay on loan at Coventry City though the end of the season. Some reasons for that is that he’s doing well, he’s scoring […]

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Tags: Adam Armstrong · Gael Bigirimana · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Premier League · Press · Press Conference

Six Players To Leave Newcastle In January

December 17th, 2015 · 8 Comments

Newcastle will need to let some players leave in the January transfer window – either permanently or on loan – as new players will be coming into the squad to strengthen it –  so we will give ourselves a decent chance of staying in the Premier League this season. Newcastle are weak at center-back and […]

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Tags: Emmanuel Riviere · Gael Bigirimana · Haris Vuckic · Injuries · Loan Moves · Mike Williamson · Newcastle News · Shane Ferguson · Steven Taylor · Sylvain Marveaux · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle Could Recall In-Form Midifleder For First Team

November 25th, 2015 · 10 Comments

When Cheick Tiote was injured on Saturday and we are now really short of defensive midfield players we did mention that maybe Steve McClaren could recall Gael Bigirimana from his loan deal at Coventry City, which had only just started, but Gael seems to be out of favor at Newcastle having only played one game […]

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Tags: Gael Bigirimana · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours