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Entries Tagged as 'Recruitment'

Newcastle To Move For This 23 Year-Old Free Agent This Summer?

March 26th, 2017 · 3 Comments

Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez will want to bring in a good left-back this summer to challenge local lad Paul Dummett for the left-back spot next season. Paul has improved  a lot this season and he’s become a good defensive full-back and Rafa may want to bring in a more attacking left back as an alternative […]

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

Rafa Springs A Surprise With His Summer Transfer Plans

March 26th, 2017 · 6 Comments

Newcastle United are looking to add two strikers to the squad this summer who have Premier League experience – according to the Chronicle today. It’s true that we have missed too many chances this season and could have won more games if we could have put those chances away – and obviously that has not […]

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Rafa To Make Many Changes At The Club This Summer

March 25th, 2017 · 27 Comments

Rafa has answered even more questions during the Chronicles’ extended and exclusive interview with the Newcastle United manager. Overall Rafa seems to be satisfied with what he’s achieved so far in such a short time-frame – just over a year – and we think he’s done a tremendous job for the club. But there are […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Siem de Jong · Training Ground · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Want To Sign Top European Teenager

March 25th, 2017 · 3 Comments

Newcastle are interested in Justin Kluivert, the 17 year-old son of our former striker Patrick Kluivert who played for Newcastle just one season in 2004-2005 and in 37 games he scored 13 goals. But when Patrick joined us on a free transfer, after spending six seasons at Barcelona, he was well past his best and […]

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Injury Will Rule Top Transfer Target Out Of Summer Move

March 24th, 2017 · 34 Comments

You cannot ever say that 25 year-old Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson has been lucky with injuries lately,  but on the other hand they have shown what a tough and strong character he is. Callum suffered another serious ACL injury in early February to his left knee and will be out for the rest of the […]

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

Newcastle Linked With 24 Year-Old Top Center-Back

March 24th, 2017 · 18 Comments

Newcastle are reported to be (possibly) interested in a move for Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson and Ben has had an outstanding season for the Teesside club in the Premier League. But as usual some high fees are being talked about and apparently Middlesbrough now want £20M for their 24 year-old who came through their Academy. In […]

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