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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer News and Rumours'

Newcastle Favored To Sign French Playmaker

February 15th, 2017 · 30 Comments

Newcastle are interested in 22 year-old French U21 International creative midfielder Wylan Cyprien, who joined Nice from Lens only last summer. The midfielder has played for all the French youth sides and if Newcastle are promoted back to the Premier League this season then it looks likely he will become a target of manager Rafa Benitez. Sunderland […]

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

Players Leaving Newcastle In Summer Could Reach Double Figures

February 11th, 2017 · 35 Comments

There have been various articles out lately that say that Rafa will have another clear-out of his Newcastle squad if we manage to get promoted, as the manager tries to build a Newcastle squad capable of challenging in the top half of the Premier League next season. It seems there are a number of Newcastle […]

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Tags: Financials · Management · Newcastle News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Summer Transfer Target Talks About His Future

February 10th, 2017 · 4 Comments

Rafa Benitez wanted to get James McCarthy to Newcastle in January, but half way through the transfer window Mike Ashley seemed to change his mind about spending money last month and wanted to keep the powder dry for the summer, when hopefully we are back in the Premier League. Rafa wasn’t too happy about that […]

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

It’s Official – He Has Left Newcastle

February 9th, 2017 · 11 Comments

Just in case Newcastle fans thought there may be a (another)  last minute hitch in his move to China, Newcastle United have confirmed that Cheick Tiote has left the club for China League One club Beijing Enterprises and good wishes go with him for at least a good two years in China. Cheick played 156 times […]

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

This Forward Likely To Be A Newcastle Target This Summer

February 9th, 2017 · 4 Comments

Newcastle were linked with 21 year-old Angers winger Nicolas Pepe during the January transfer window and there’s news in France the player turned down a last minute move to Newcastle late in the transfer window. L’Equipe has claimed that Pepe turned down the move to Tyneside on the very last day of the window, but […]

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

Newcastle Signing Top Young Players Under The Radar

February 7th, 2017 · 57 Comments

With the signing of 18-year-old Victor Fernandez last Friday, Newcastle are quietly signing some top young players this season and they are doing it fairly quietly as Rafa wants to build up the quality of Peter Beardsley’s development squad. The photo below is one of the pictures Victor’s former Spanish club UE Cornella issued last […]

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Tags: Newcastle Academy · Newcastle News · Newcastle U18 · Newcastle U23 · Transfer News and Rumours