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Benitez Hints Forgotten Man Can Still Help Newcastle

August 20th, 2016 · 9 Comments

Rafa Benitez didn’t have Yoan Gouffran in the 18 man squads for the first two games of the season, which ended in two defeats. But on Wednesday night the Frenchman, who has been frustrated these last couple of years playing very few games for us, started the game against Reading on the wing and he […]

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Tags: Coaching · Contracts · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours · Yoan Gouffran

Report – Moussa Sissoko Could Be Going Home

August 19th, 2016 · 11 Comments

Le10 Sport  had a report out yesterday that Paris Saint-Germain are still interested in Newcastle midfielder Moussa Sissoko and they are currently monitoring the situation with the 41 times capped French striker. With only 12 days to go in the summer transfer window any clubs wanting to sign Moussa will need to move quickly, with Rafa […]

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Tags: Contracts · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

Benitez Responds To Mitrovic Possibly Leaving Newcastle

August 13th, 2016 · 8 Comments

Rafa Benitez has responded to the stories earlier this week that he doesn’t trust 21 year-old Aleksandar Mitrovic and wants to sell him before the end of August. That story originated in the Mirror and was quickly denied by sources at the club. Mitro still has three games left to serve in his four game suspension […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Championship · Coaching · Financials · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

Transfer Request Means Brendan Galloway Loan Closer

August 12th, 2016 · 14 Comments

It seems that Everton boss Ronald Koeman does not want to allow Brendan Galloway to go on loan to Newcastle for the season until he brings in more defensive reinforcements, after the Toffees sold John Stones to Manchester City for close to £50M. Koeman has already signed Swansea city captain Ashley Williams as a replacement and […]

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Tags: Financials · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

Reading Experience Can Be Good Omen For Newcastle

August 11th, 2016 · 1 Comment

Newcastle started the season off badly with a 1-0 defeat at Fulham on the first day of the season last Friday – something most of us did not expect. But we have to remember that Reading were beaten in their first game in their famous promotion season back in 2005-2006 when  they got  a massive 106 […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Other News · Poll · Premier League

Hints Newcastle Goalkeeper On His Way In January

August 9th, 2016 · 22 Comments

Juventus were keen to bring in Newcastle’s Tim Krul as back-up to 38-year-old goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon a couple of years ago when a massive £20M transfer fee was mentioned. It seems the Italian giants are still interested in Tim as the eventual replacement, but Tim will probably not play until October and he will have to […]

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Tags: Contracts · Newcastle News · Premier League · Tim Krul · Transfer News and Rumours