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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 Player Newcastle’s Best Bet To Sign Before Wednesday

August 28th, 2015 · 37 Comments

In Steve McClaren’s press conference today for the tough game against Arsenal tomorrow, the head coach said Newcastle didn’t really  have any late transfer targets they were tying to bring in before Tuesday night, and then he added – but you never know. There’s still probably a chance Newcastle can bring in another player before […]

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

McClaren – There Was No Persuasion – Ashley Kept His Promises

August 28th, 2015 · 32 Comments

There was a piece during Stave McClaren’s press conference today and one report mentioned that Steve has been more successful than any other Newcastle manager in terms of getting Mike Ashley to open up the check book to buy some good players. Steve McClaren said the plan was to spend big before he came in and […]

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

McClaren On Thauvin – A Great Addition To The Club

August 28th, 2015 · 9 Comments

Steve McClaren in his press conference today covered a wide range of issues, as the questions came in thick and fast on a number of different topics. One of the things Steve emphasized was that Newcastle would have to be better than we were last week in those first 20 minutes, and we’d have to be […]

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Tags: Coaching · Florian Thauvin · Poll · Premier League · Press Conference · Transfer News and Rumours

McClaren Happy With This Part Of Newcastle Team

August 28th, 2015 · 16 Comments

In his press conference today Steve McClaren has said we are not interested in 22 year-old Wolves striker Benik Afobe, who Newcastle have been linked over the last few weeks. We have also been linked with Bordeaux striker Diego Rolan, who is also 22, and since Charlie Austin wasn’t mentioned we assume Newcastle are no longer […]

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

Steve McClaren To Keep Newcastle Squad Intact

August 28th, 2015 · 5 Comments

Steve McClaren is giving his press conference at the moment, and he has given out some information on the transfer window which ends on Tuesday night at 6:00pm. Steve has said he doesn’t expect to lose any players by then (that he wants to keep). If we can keep players like Cheick Tiote, Mike Williamson, […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Press Conference · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

It Feels Like A New Era For Newcastle United

August 28th, 2015 · 73 Comments

Steven Taylor has a good chance of keeping his place tomorrow when we entertain Arsenal, and we will try to beat the Gunners for the first time in five years. That last time we did that was in early November of 2010, when an Andy Carroll headed goal did it for us, and Chris Hughton […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Premier League · Steven Taylor · Transfer News and Rumours