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Confirmation Of Matz Sels Signing – Newcastle Is A Big Club

June 29th, 2016 · 34 Comments

Newcastle have just announced officially the signing of 24 year-old Gent goalkeeper Matz Sels Sels becomes Newcastle’s first summer signing under manager Rafa Benitez. Matz Sels signs for Newcastle United

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Tags: Championship · Contracts · Matz Sels · Newcastle News · Pre-Season · Transfer News and Rumours

Matz Sels Picture At St. James’ Park Leaked

June 29th, 2016 · 26 Comments

Belgium paper Het Nieuwsblad have just published a photograph of Newcastle-bound Matz Sels at St. James Park as we wait for the official unveiling of Rafa Benitez’ first signing for Newcastle United. Matz passed his medical last night and will sign a five year deal which will leave the way for Tim Krul to leave the […]

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Tags: Contracts · Matz Sels · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Townsend Ready To Leave Newcastle

June 29th, 2016 · 26 Comments

Sky Sports correspondent Keith Downie is reporting today that Andros Townsend  is ready to leave Newcastle after a very short six months on Tyneside and he will return to London with Crystal Palace ready to activate the £13M release clause in his contract. Andros Townsend will leave Newcastle Understand the Andros Townsend deal to Palace […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Coaching · Financials · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Benitez Gets Tough With Top Players’ Agents

June 29th, 2016 · 9 Comments

The agents of both Gini Wijnaldum and Moussa Sissoko have been in contact with the Newcastle manager about their players leaving the club this summer now we are relegated. There’s nothing quite like top players leaving a club as soon as possible once we are in trouble and those two “stars”  didn’t exactly play their best for […]

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Tags: Championship · Contracts · Georginio Wijnaldum · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League

Matz Sels Passes Medical – Will Sign Five Year Deal Today

June 29th, 2016 · 17 Comments

Matz Sels passed his medical yesterday at Newcastle and has agreed terms on a five year deal according to Belgium outlet Sports Wereld. The deal could not be announced yesterday since there were still some details to work out,  but it’s expected Rafa Benitez’ first signing will be announced by Newcastle some time today. Matz […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Contracts · Matz Sels · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours