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News and Commentary On Newcastle United By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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Potential Pogba Deal Makes Sissoko £35M Transfer More Likely

July 21st, 2016 · 87 Comments

Manchester United are reported to be close to finalizing a deal for Paul Pogba from Juventus in a transfer worth close to £100M, or even more than that – according to reports today, In France, L’Equipe are reporting today that a meeting was held yesterday with representatives of both clubs  and  Juventus agreed in principle […]

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Tags: Financials · Georginio Wijnaldum · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Fans Twitter Reaction To Fee Agreed For Wijnaldum

July 21st, 2016 · 30 Comments

Here is some of the reaction to the news this morning that Liverpool have agreed a £25M fee for Gini Wijnaldum with Newcastle. The fans think it’s very good business, but we need a replacement brought in. This is some of the collateral damage you get when the club is incompetent and gets relegated – […]

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Tags: Coaching · Financials · Georginio Wijnaldum · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Tweet · Twitter

Sky Sports – Newcastle Agree £25M Fee For Wijnaldum

July 21st, 2016 · 14 Comments

The latest news this morning is that Sky Sports are reporting that Newcastle have agreed a fee of around £25M with Liverpool for Wijnaldum, after talks are said to have gone on into the small hours of today between the clubs. Newcastle played Wijnaldum last night for 11 minutes in the 2-2 draw at Doncaster […]

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Tags: Georginio Wijnaldum · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Cash Rich Juventus Reported After Newcastle Star

July 20th, 2016 · 21 Comments

We don’t mind too much if Moussa Sissoko leaves Newcastle this summer – in fact because of his attitude – it may be a good thing that he leaves and sees what it’s like for a world-class player to be on the bench at a really big club. That could happen if Juventus sell their young star Paul […]

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Tags: Georginio Wijnaldum · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Preseason · Transfer News and Rumours

Winger – Rafa Is Helping Everybody At Newcastle

July 20th, 2016 · 95 Comments

This is a crucial season for 22-year-old Ayoze Perez after arriving at Newcastle two years ago from Tenerife for a measly €2M and having had a terrific first season at  Newcastle. But last year he didn’t progress as much as expected in what was a nightmare season for the club and we hope to see good progress this […]

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Tags: Ayoze Perez · Championship · Coaching · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League · Preseason