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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 'Transfer News and Rumours'

Rafa Gives His Verdict On New Goalkeeper

August 20th, 2016 · 30 Comments

In the absence of Tim Krul and Rob Elliot, newly arrived Matz Sels has won the starting position in goal over Karl Darlow, who has played many games in the Championship for Nottingham Forest. Rafa Benitez has taken time out to talk about the new Belgium goalkeeper and how he has performed so far this season. Matz […]

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Tags: Coaching · Freddie Woodman · Matz Sels · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul · Transfer News and Rumours

Benitez Hints Forgotten Man Can Still Help Newcastle

August 20th, 2016 · 9 Comments

Rafa Benitez didn’t have Yoan Gouffran in the 18 man squads for the first two games of the season, which ended in two defeats. But on Wednesday night the Frenchman, who has been frustrated these last couple of years playing very few games for us, started the game against Reading on the wing and he […]

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Tags: Coaching · Contracts · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours · Yoan Gouffran

Rafa Reveals Newcastle Close To New Players Arriving

August 20th, 2016 · 11 Comments

Spanish manager Rafa Benitez has said Newcastle are now close to bringing some new players into the club, but until the deals are closed you never really know. Rafa has been after at least a winger and a striker but has not been successful over the last couple of weeks. Rafa Benitez – close to some new […]

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

Fenerbahce Make Late Move For Newcastle’s Dutch International

August 19th, 2016 · 46 Comments

New Fenerbahce manager Dick Advocaat wants to take Newcastle United’s Siem De Jong on loan for this season and that’s news in Turkey’s Sporx. But Fenerbahce may have to move quickly since the earlier news today was that Siem will be having his medical at PSV in the next couple of days, prior to a […]

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Tags: Contracts · Injuries · Loan Moves · Poll · Siem de Jong · Transfer News and Rumours

Inter-Milan In Talks With Top Newcastle Midfielder

August 19th, 2016 · 9 Comments

Sky Sport Italia are reporting that Inter-Milan are in negotiations with Newcastle’s 27-year-old midfielder Moussa Sissoko. Their prime target this summer is is 23 year-old Sporting Lisbon midfielder Joao Mario, but it seems the price of the Portuguese International has gone soaring up to €50M (£44.2M) and that has forced Inter to look to Sissoko. […]

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Tags: Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Other News · Transfer News and Rumours