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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'

This Player To Become Newcastle’s Seventh Summer Signing?

July 29th, 2016 · 46 Comments

Newcastle have been linked with Spurs midfielder Alex Pritchard for some time now and Newcastle were listed as favorites to sign the player only a couple of days ago. Other Championship clubs including Leeds United and Wolves are interested in the play-maker and Swansea City and Middlesbrough from the Premier League would also like to sign Alex. […]

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

Newcomer Explains Why He’s Already Improved Considerably

July 29th, 2016 · 12 Comments

We had reported on Wednesday that Isaac Hayden is one player who seems to have improved considerably under Rafa Benitez in the very short time he’s been on Tyneside; the 21 year-old has been turning in some very good displays in friendlies in pre-season. Today he has come out and said he’s learned an awful […]

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Tags: Coaching · Isaac Hayden · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Now We Know Why Newcastle Turned Down Tiote Offer

July 29th, 2016 · 8 Comments

Newcastle United will only sell their players this summer if they get very close to their valuation of them and yesterday it was reported we had turned down bids for both Cheick Tiote and Florian Thauvin, because the bids were too low. The clubs after the players were Al Jazira for Tiote and Rome club Lazio […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Have Substantial Bid Turned Down For French Winger

July 29th, 2016 · 7 Comments

Brighton have turned down a bid from Newcastle for their French winger Anthony Knockaert, who Newcastle were first interested in when he was still at Guingamp in France back in 2012, and we have been linked with this player several times since then. The offer from Newcastle is said to have been a substantial one […]

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

Rafa Still Wants To Strengthen These Positions

July 28th, 2016 · 84 Comments

Rafa Benitez told Southend manager Phil Brown on Tuesday night that he still hoped to sign four or five players this summer to go with the six good players he has already brought into Newcastle. And that in a way has been backed up by the Telegraph, which is reporting there are  four positions Rafa […]

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