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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'

Why Georginio Wijnaldum Signed For Newcastle

July 29th, 2015 · 16 Comments

Georginio Wijnaldum has spoken today in the Shields Gazette, and he credits head coach Steve McClaren and goalkeeper Tim Krul as the two people who persuaded him to join Newcastle. Gini is comfortable with the way McClaren plays the game, after knowing him when he managed FC Twente a couple of times, and Tim Krul has […]

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Tags: Coaching · Georginio Wijnaldum · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Considering Part Exchange Deal For Charlie Austin

July 28th, 2015 · 28 Comments

There were reports last night that Newcastle would be bidding for QPR striker Charlie Austin this week to try to get the 26 year-old on Tyneside, and there’s new news tonight in the Mail that Newcastle may consider trying to get Austin in a part exchange deal. The Newcastle player mentioned is Haris Vuckic, the […]

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Tags: Haris Vuckic · Newcastle News · Pre-season · Premier League · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle Have Bid Rejected For 20 Year-Old Frenchman

July 28th, 2015 · 236 Comments

Newcastle made some efforts in the January transfer window to sign AC Milan midfielder M’Baye Niang, but we were not successful in signing the 20 year-old,  who is a French U21 International and well regarded by Chief Scout Graham Carr. M’Baye Niang – 20 year-old 6ft French U21 International

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

Lee Charnley Working Very Hard On New Signings

July 28th, 2015 · 24 Comments

One of the things that Lee Charnley is good at and effectively made his name at Newcastle for – is signing players for Newcastle, and he has been the man who has gone in and negotiated deals on behalf of Newcastle, and that was a long time before he was appointed the Managing Director about […]

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

Newcastle To Bid For Long-Term Serbian International Target

July 28th, 2015 · 22 Comments

Newcastle United were interested in signing Benfica and Serbian International attacking midfielder Filip Duricic eighteen months ago, and there were reports at that time that we had a €10M (£7M) offer for him rejected by the Portuguese club. It seems that once Graham Carr has done his thorough scouting of a player, he doesn’t forget […]

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