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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 Could Still Surprise Us With Late Signing

August 30th, 2015 · 3 Comments

It’s not clear whether Newcastle will bring in any player before Tuesday night, but we wonder if Newcastle will make any attempt to get Charlie Austin in a cut price deal on Tuesday? One thing for certain is that Monaco center-back Aymen Abdennour will not be coming to Newcastle or Chelsea for that matter, since […]

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

McClaren Explains How Heroes Are Made At Newcastle

August 29th, 2015 · 44 Comments

Florian Thauvin has made an impact in the two games he has played so far for Newcastle, and on Tuesday night against Northampton Town he was the match-winner,  scoring the first goal after just three minutes and setting up the other three goals in the 4-1 win. We are hoping Florian can start in today’s […]

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Tags: Coaching · Florian Thauvin · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

McClaren Hints He Has £150M To Spend At Newcastle

August 29th, 2015 · 18 Comments

Steve McClaren again opened up during his press conference yesterday for today’s game with Arsenal, and said that he didn’t expect to sell any players before Tuesday night, and that Newcastle didn’t need to sell anybody. So we suppose the wage bill we have at the moment is manageable, and not selling any good players […]

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This Player Newcastle’s Best Bet To Sign Before Wednesday

August 28th, 2015 · 37 Comments

In Steve McClaren’s press conference today for the tough game against Arsenal tomorrow, the head coach said Newcastle didn’t really  have any late transfer targets they were tying to bring in before Tuesday night, and then he added – but you never know. There’s still probably a chance Newcastle can bring in another player before […]

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McClaren Happy With This Part Of Newcastle Team

August 28th, 2015 · 16 Comments

In his press conference today Steve McClaren has said we are not interested in 22 year-old Wolves striker Benik Afobe, who Newcastle have been linked over the last few weeks. We have also been linked with Bordeaux striker Diego Rolan, who is also 22, and since Charlie Austin wasn’t mentioned we assume Newcastle are no longer […]

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Upbeat Newcastle Star Impressed With New Signings

August 28th, 2015 · 38 Comments

26 year-old Daryl Janmaat may find himself on the bench tomorrow for the tough game at home to Arsenal. And with Newcastle getting an excellent point at Old Trafford last weekend, the lads have a chance of maybe going one better against the Gunners tomorrow. Daryl Janmaat scoring Newcastle’s 3rd goal last Tuesday night

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Tags: Capital One Cup · Coaching · Daryl Janmaat · League Cup · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours