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Entries Tagged as 'Poll'

Is This Striker The Replacement For Papiss Cisse?

July 13th, 2016 · 46 Comments

Now that Papiss Cisse has left Newcastle for China, there are reports that Newcastle will be signing another striker to replace the 31 year-old Senegal International. Reports yesterday had Newcastle interested in 35 year-old Stoke striker Peter Crouch and that seemed a surprising development. Patrick Bamford on loan at Crystal Palace last season

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Tags: Newcastle News · Poll · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

These Were Newcastle’s Top Four Players Last Season

May 21st, 2016 · 23 Comments

The results of our annual Player of the Season Poll are in and it’s not a surprise that goalkeeper Rob Elliot is our Player of the Season with 40% of the vote for last season. Rob was simply a revelation when he came in for the injured Tim Krul last October and played 21 times for […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Chancel Mbemba · Jamaal Lascelles · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Rob Elliot

Are Newcastle Looking To Appoint A Director Of Football?

May 20th, 2016 · 26 Comments

With Graham Carr almost certain to retire this summer, that’s one of the two people who are responsible for Newcastle’s relegation leaving the club and now the question is what happens to Lee Charnley? The rumors are that he will stay with the club, but surely he cannot still remain the top executive  at Newcastle, given his […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours

Benitez Deal Is Now Close To Being Finalized

May 19th, 2016 · 194 Comments

Keith Downie of Sky Sports is reporting today from outside St. James’ Park and he says the Benitez deal is getting close to being finalized. Keith seems to be confident the deal will go through, and the main thing holding it up are all the assurances Rafa has been given – they need to be […]

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Tags: Contracts · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Player’s Veiled Message – Come And Get Me

May 19th, 2016 · 29 Comments

After we took apart Tottenham 2-1 at White Lane on 13th December, with the winner coming from Ayoze Perez in stoppage time, Newcastle went 10 games on the trot losing every away game, until we came back from 2-0 down at half-time Anfield and gained a 2-2 draw. Two of the players who didn’t turn up in those […]

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Tags: Georginio Wijnaldum · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League