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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'

This Midfielder Could Be Rafa’s First Signing For Newcastle

May 21st, 2016 · 9 Comments

Newcastle are being linked in the French press with 6ft 4ins Senegal midfielder Cheick N’Doye, who currently plays for Angers in France, and as far as we can tell we have never been linked with this player before. He’s 30 years old and normally that would mean no bid from Newcastle, but now it’s up […]

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

Exciting News For Newcastle Fans On Benitez Appointment

May 21st, 2016 · 12 Comments

It looks like the saga of signing Rafa Benitez to a three years contract is coming to an end and there is a light at the end of the tunnel. Whereas the news yesterday was that it could be late next week by the time both sets of lawyers are finished agreeing to the wording […]

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Rafa Benitez’ Contract Is Becoming Extremely Complex

May 20th, 2016 · 9 Comments

There’s an update in the Chronicle today on the status of  Rafa Benitez new contract at Newcastle, where both sides are working though the agreements reached between Rafa Benitez and Newcastle – and it seems right in line with what Keith Downie of Sky Sports reported yesterday. Basically things are going ahead, but it will take some time […]

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The Shame Of Newcastle United

May 20th, 2016 · 23 Comments

The official figures are out for the Premier League last season and Manchester City – the best team money can buy – are way out on top with a massive £124.4M spent in the last two transfer windows, which is more than 50% more than second top Newcatsle spent – a mere £80M. And how […]

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Are Newcastle Looking To Appoint A Director Of Football?

May 20th, 2016 · 26 Comments

With Graham Carr almost certain to retire this summer, that’s one of the two people who are responsible for Newcastle’s relegation leaving the club and now the question is what happens to Lee Charnley? The rumors are that he will stay with the club, but surely he cannot still remain the top executive  at Newcastle, given his […]

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