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Entries Tagged as 'Scouting Network'

There’ll Be More Transfers To Come For Newcastle

August 27th, 2015 · 26 Comments

It could well be that we have seen the last player come through the door this summer, but Newcastle still have a couple of players they are said to be looking at, and it could be that they arrive before next Tuesday night at 6:00pm. But if no other players come in, we are still […]

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

Uruguayan International Overpriced – Newcastle Balk

August 26th, 2015 · 45 Comments

We have said recently that now we have Aleksandar Mitrovic on the books,  and Ayoze Perez looks as good as ever, then as long as we keep Papiss Cisse at Newcastle we don’t really need to bring in another striker – and certainly don’t need to spend big money for one. And there’s report in […]

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Newcastle Linked With Portuguese International

August 26th, 2015 · 12 Comments

It could be that Steve McClaren doesn’t want to bring in a top center-back this summer, and that would ensure that Fabricio Coloccini plays in the game for Newcastle at center-back n with either Chancel Mbemba, Steven Taylor, Jamaal Lascelles or Mike Williamson – if Mike is still at Newcastle come September. But we are also […]

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

English Strikers Too Expensive So This Man Stays At Newcastle

August 26th, 2015 · 143 Comments

It seems that Newcastle were not the only club interested in Wolves striker Benik Afobe who they signed from Arsenal for £2M last January, and it seems that Norwich City have already out in a £8M bid for the 22 year-old Englishman. That’s more than he’s worth and we though that if Newcastle could get Benik […]

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Tags: Papiss Cisse · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Graham Carr Talks About His Talent Spotting

August 26th, 2015 · 25 Comments

We don’t often hear from Graham Carr – Newcastle’s Chief Scout – but he has given an interview in the club’s official program for last night’s game, and he talks about how he goes about the business of talent-spotting. And Newcastle have finally brought long term target Florian Thauvin to Newcastle, and in his first […]

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

McClaren On Transfer Activity – Let’s Keep Quiet

August 24th, 2015 · 19 Comments

At Steve McClaren’s press conference today for the League Cup tie against Northampton Town tomorrow night, he was asked at one point if he was expecting new arrivals or new departures from the clu over the next week. The transfer window slams shut next Tuesday night at 6:00pm and there are reports we are after […]

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