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

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Entries Tagged as 'Recruitment'

Newcastle Linked With Summer Move For England Defender

April 29th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Newcastle were said to be keen to try to get 26 year-old Arsenal defender Kieran Gibbs in January, but as it turns out we were not successful in boosting the defense at all in the last transfer window. But there is news coming out of London that Newcastle will make a move in the summer […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Poll · Prayer · Premier League · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle Linked With Two Center-Backs For Summer Move

April 28th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Newcastle would usually be linked with a lot more players at this time of year, but since we are second bottom of the Premier League and two of three teams to be relegated next month – the news has generally been muted. However, there are reports in Portugal that we have been watching 21 year-old […]

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Why Newcastle Must Not Allow This With Summer Transfers

April 27th, 2016 · 84 Comments

Newcastle spent £52M last summer on transfers and even when we didn´t have a manager the transfer business went merrily along with Graham Carr identifying the players who were coming into the club – whether they were necessary or not. So we signed Gini Wijnaldum, Aleksandar Mitrovic, Chancel Mbemba and Florian Thauvin whether the Newcastle […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours

Rafa Benitez To Be Given Huge Powers At Newcastle

March 27th, 2016 · 130 Comments

The Chronicle is reporting today that there were big moves going on at Newcastle’s Benton training grounds just weeks before Rafa Benitez was appointed, and that appointment shocked Newcastle fans, that we were able to get such a top coach to the club when we were in such dire straights. In the disastrous Mike Ashley […]

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This Is The Left-Back Newcastle Want This Summer

March 27th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Jetro Willems was at St. James’ Park early last season to support his pal Georginio Wijnaldum, who had just arrived at Newcastle, and at that time last August, it was hinted that Jetro was a Newcastle target for next season. But the left-back had been injured in training last July and only came back from […]

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