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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'

Rafa Benitez Considers Move For Arsenal Center-Back

June 21st, 2016 · 7 Comments

The Shields Gazette is reporting today that Rafa Benitez is thinking about signing Arsenal’s 21 year-old center-back Isaac Hayden on loan for next season. Hayden was born in Chelmsford and has played twice in the Arsenal first team and was on loan last season at Hull City and played 24 times for The Tigers with […]

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

Bad News – Jurgen Klopp Wants Andros Townsend

June 20th, 2016 · 30 Comments

There’s some potentially bad news being reported tonight that Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is interested in activating the release clause in Andros Townsend’s Newcastle contract – said to be for around £13M. Manchester City are also reported to be interested in Newcastle’s speedy winger, who we signed for £12M from Tottenham in January. Crystal Palace, Southampton […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Contracts · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

More Transfer Funds For Rafa Benitez

June 20th, 2016 · 5 Comments

One of the things Rafa Benitez agreed with Mike Ashley and Lee Charnley before committing to Newcastle for the next three years was having decent transfer funds available for this summer and for next January to ensure the Spanish manager can build a good enough squad to get us promoted back to the Premier League […]

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Tags: Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Why Thauvin’s Marseille Loan Deal Not Great For Magpies

June 20th, 2016 · 32 Comments

Marseille are in very poor shape with their finances at the moment and could still find it difficult to do a deal with Newcastle to have Florian Thauvin go on loan for next season in Ligue 1. Newcastle are playing hardball – at least a little bit – in demanding that Marseille cover Thauvin’s wages […]

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Tags: Florian Thauvin · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Remy Cabella · Transfer News and Rumours

Fans Entertain On Twitter After Good Sissoko Performance

June 20th, 2016 · 26 Comments

Newcastle fans know very well that Moussa Sissoko is at times inconsistent, but when he wants to he can turn up at a game and look good – sometimes very good. One such example was out final game of the season against Tottenham and in the final 20 minutes when we were down to 10 men he […]

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Tags: Euro 2016 · International News · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Tweet · Twitter