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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'

Big Breakthrough Possible – But It Will Be Tough

July 9th, 2015 · 20 Comments

Steve McClaren has said today we are close on one or two players and most people are assuming those two are PSV midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum and Anderlecht striker Aleksandar Mitrovic, and yesterday in Italy it was even suggested that Aleksandar would be in Newcastle today to discuss  a deal. We doubt that is true, and while […]

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

Steve McClaren On Injuries, Style Of Play And Transfer Status

July 9th, 2015 · 10 Comments

The minutes of the Fans Forum meeting have been published and it’s basically Steve McClaren talking about most things, and putting his own views on some of the answers to questions – some of the answers have come from the club – we assume that’s Lee Charnley and they read in a very formal way […]

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Tags: Coaching · Fans · Fans Forum · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Blow To Newcastle’s Proposed Imminent Wijnaldum Deal

July 9th, 2015 · 108 Comments

We had said in earlier article today that we would all see just how close Newcastle are to a deal with Georginio Wijnaldum, and whether it was possible to get him on over the next 24 hours. That was whether he went on the training camp with the PSV squad today – and news on the […]

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Newcastle Closing In On Top Striker Deal

July 9th, 2015 · 17 Comments

There’s a report in Belgium today that Newcastle now seem to be in pole position to sign Anderlecht striker Aleksandar Mitrovic, and that follows news last night in Italy that Newcastle have even agreed a €16M (£11.2M) fee for the 20 year-old striker. Roma seems to be the striker’s preferred destination, but it seems they want […]

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Next 24 Hours Vital For Georginio Wijnaldum Deal

July 9th, 2015 · 25 Comments

No fee has been agreed between Newcastle and PSV for their captain Georginio Wijnaldum, and terms have not been agreed with the player either, but the talks are still said to be at an advanced stage, and Steve McClaren is keen to get him to Newcastle so he can show him around Newcastle’s impressive facilities. Georginio […]

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