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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'

Benitez In Move For Scottish International Winger

June 26th, 2016 · 58 Comments

The Sun is reporting today that Newcastle United want to make a £10m bid to sign 26 year-old Bournemouth right winger Matt Ritchie. That could be tough, because the news is that West Ham are also interested in signing the 10 times capped Scottish International who played 41 times for Bournemouth last season in the […]

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

Rafa Benitez Hints At Keeping Top Players At Newcastle

June 26th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Still no breakthrough in the transfer market for Newcastle, but Rafa Benitez is working hard to close some  deals that will bring in players who can improve the squad he inherited, when he first arrived on Tyneside last March. A center-back and a striker are probably the two players we need the most – to strengthen […]

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Tags: Championship · Daryl Janmaat · Georginio Wijnaldum · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Pre-Season · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Now Interested in Ivory Coast International

June 26th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Looking back at our archives for this site, Newcastle United were first interested in Senegal left-back Cheikh M’Bengue back in 2012, when Graham Carr was tracking another  Toulouse player at that time – Moussa Sissoko. We signed Moussa in January of 213 and have since been intermittently linked with the 27 year-old Senegal International left […]

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

This Is How Newcastle Can Keep Townsend On Tyneside

June 26th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Andros Townsend is one player in big demand in the Premier League, after he played some of his best football at Newcastle when he joined us from Tottenham last January. Unfortunately, we couldn’t stay up in the Premier League but we did manage, rather miraculously, to capture the services of Rafa Benitez for at least […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Championship · Contracts · Newcastle News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

AS Nancy Make Enquiry For Newcastle Player

June 25th, 2016 · 56 Comments

AS Nancy have just been promoted to Ligue 1 and they are looking around for reinforcements for their side including in the striker department. There’s news in France today they may be interested in 26 year-old Newcastle striker Emmanuel Riviere. We signed Riviere from Monaco for £6M two years ago, but he has simply not made […]

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Tags: Contracts · Emmanuel Riviere · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours