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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'

Shearer – Newcastle Could Still Struggle If We Sell Players

July 30th, 2015 · 18 Comments

Alan Shearer has said that Newcastle will improve from last season, but we were simply terrible in that second half of the season under John Carver – it was a living nightmare for fans as we got one point in 10 games and lost eight games in a row. John Carver seemed to lose touch […]

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Tags: Interview · Newcastle News · Pre-season · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Hope To Get Transfer Business Moving Today

July 30th, 2015 · 24 Comments

Steve McClaren is hoping that Chancel Mbemba’s delayed signing will finally be completed today, when the three man committee of the FA will finally get around to meeting to give the player their approval, so that he can then get a visa. With Newcastle waiting almost a week for that to happen, hopefully everything else […]

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Tags: Chancel Mbemba · Newcastle News · Pre-season · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle Trying To Close Deals For Four Players

July 29th, 2015 · 153 Comments

Newcastle United are reported to be still interested in signing Florian Thauvin, even though a £12M bid by the Magpies was turned down by Marseilles,  who are said to value their winger at £15M. That’s not a huge gap to close, so maybe a slightly higher bid by Newcastle could still clinch the deal, although […]

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

Newcastle Keep Bidding – But Another Offer Turned Down

July 29th, 2015 · 131 Comments

There is a report in French publication RMC that says Newcastle have made another bid for long term target Florian Thauvin, but that the bid has been turned down by Marseilles, so if the news is true then Newcastle are continuing to try to add new players to the squad. The report suggests Newcastle bid […]

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

Review – Newcastle Have Done Well – But Still Need More Players

July 29th, 2015 · 83 Comments

Newcastle have done well so far this season in getting two top players through the door – Georginio Wijnaldum and Aleksandar Mitrovic – and they cost £27M for the two, and we should be able to get Chancel Mbemba signed by the end of the week once the FA gives approval for his visa. That’s […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Georginio Wijnaldum · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target