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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer News and Rumours'

Benitez Sees Difficult Game At Oxford – MIdfielder Could Leave

January 28th, 2017 · 3 Comments

Rafa Benitez is describing what he sees as a difficult game against Oxford United at the Kassam Stadium this afternoon in the 4th round of the FA Cup. Newcastle will give chances again to a lot of the fringe players for this game but of course Rafa still wants to win the game, but we […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · FA Cup · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

This Could Be The Way Newcastle Sign Townsend This Month

January 27th, 2017 · 61 Comments

George Caulkin of the Times has tweeted that Sam Allardyce has inquired about Newcastle’s 22 year-old center-back Chancel Mbemba, who is currently away with the DR Congo squad at the Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon. At the same time Newcastle have inquired again about Andros Townsend as Rafa hinted  during his press conference earlier this afternoon, […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Chancel Mbemba · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Benitez Doesn’t Rule Out Townsend – Injuries Improve

January 27th, 2017 · 61 Comments

Rafa Benitez was positive as usual in his press conference today for the 4th round FA Cup tie at Oxford United tomorrow afternoon and the manager had some good news on the injury front. Only Rolando Aarons, Vurnon Anita and Dwight Gayle are players still out injured with both Aleksandar Mitrovic and Jesus Games returning […]

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

Newcastle Still Want Premier League Playmaker

January 27th, 2017 · 8 Comments

The Northern Echo are today reporting that Newcastle have made James McCarthy their number one target for this month and we’ve been linked with the Ireland International for quite some time now. Newcastle are said to still be trying to do a loan deal for the 26 year-old before the transfer window slams shot at […]

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

Transfer Update – Newcastle Move For Playmaker And Winger

January 27th, 2017 · 9 Comments

The news yesterday on the Newcastle transfer targets was fairly positive with Newcastle still negotiating with Swansea to get Modou Barrow through the door, although it seems Newcastle and Crystal Palace have given up on trying to forge a deal to get Andros Townsend back to Tyneside. That would have been a great deal for us, […]

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

Newcastle Make Shock Bid For Brazilian Playmaker

January 26th, 2017 · 85 Comments

Newcastle have reportedly made a bid to sign Brazilian midfielder Gabriel Appelt Pires, who joined Spanish club Leganes from Juventus last August having spent the previous season on loan there. The 23 year-old has been impressive at Leganes and he helped the club get promoted to La Liga last season and they are currently placed […]

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