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Three Defenders On Benitez Radar – Center-Back Signing Close

July 2nd, 2016 · 8 Comments

Rafa Benitez, after bringing three good players into the club over the last three days, will now concentrate on an area of the team that has been weak at Newcastle for a good four years, and in that time we have conceded a massive 255 goals in the Premier League. Those stats alone say we […]

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Rafa’s Next Incoming Transfer To Strengthen This Position

June 30th, 2016 · 52 Comments

Steven Taylor’s contract was not renewed this summer and it runs out today – so today is the last day for Steven Taylor at Newcastle after a 21 year association with his home town club. There are also doubts about whether Fabricio Coloccini will be at the club at the end of the summer transfer […]

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Summer Transfer Breakthrough At Newcastle Is Imminent

June 28th, 2016 · 14 Comments

Last Thursday Rafa Benitez said that our first signing of the summer was very close, and once that was completed there would probably be as many as three other signings on the way. At the time local reports said the Newcastle manager was hoping to make the four signings within the week, but it’s now […]

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Are Newcastle’s Four Signings Some Of These Eight Players?

June 23rd, 2016 · 19 Comments

Some good news this morning from Rafa Benitez that Newcastle are close to making four signings – and the deals are basically done but loose ends need to be tied up. So given that, we wonder who the four new players could be and whether Rafa will be making any loan deals for next season? […]

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Rafa – We Have Three Or Four Signings Ready To Close

June 23rd, 2016 · 12 Comments

There was some good news today from Rafa Benitez and while he says it’s been difficult with the Euros going on to get players through the door, ¬†Newcastle are close to signing¬†three or four players. With the pre-season training starting next Tuesday, then if we close say four deals for players coming in over the […]

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