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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'

Sky Sports – Sissoko Not For Sale – An Old Story

August 19th, 2016 · 94 Comments

We saw the report last night from Sky Sports saying that Rafa Benitez said there had been no price put on Mousa Sissoko’s head, because he was simply not for sale. So at first we thought great –  Rafa has come out and said he is not selling Moussa with only 12 days left of the transfer window. Rafa […]

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Tags: Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Other News · Transfer News and Rumours

Initial Press Conference Comments – Key Player Fit to Play

August 19th, 2016 · 93 Comments

Rafa Benitez seemed fairly upbeat today and he was happy enough with the 4-1 result and the general play especially in the second half against Reading on Wednesday night. Next up is Bristol City tomorrow at Ashton Gate and the good news if that Mohamed Diame is fit to play. Rafa Benitez – just completed […]

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Tags: Coaching · Mohamed Diame · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Poll · Press · Press Conference · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Interested In Bas Dost – Danny Ings Available

August 19th, 2016 · 8 Comments

Newcastle were interested in buying 6ft 5ins striker Bas Dost last summer and if a report today in Portugal is to be believed we are again interested in signing  the 27 year-old Wolfsburg striker. There is news today in Portugal’s A Bola that the big Wolfsburg striker is also a target for Sporting Lisbon, and Leicester City […]

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

New Arrival Has OK Debut – Talks About Dressing Room Unity

August 19th, 2016 · 33 Comments

Ciaran Clark came in for his debut on Wednesday night in the 4-1 win against Reading and in his words he did OK on his debut. Ciaran can be a very accomplished player at his best but he has tended to be inconsistent in his time at Aston Villa, but maybe Rafa Benitez can help […]

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Tags: Championship · Ciaran Clark · Coaching · Transfer News and Rumours

Report – Moussa Sissoko Could Be Going Home

August 19th, 2016 · 11 Comments

Le10 Sport  had a report out yesterday that Paris Saint-Germain are still interested in Newcastle midfielder Moussa Sissoko and they are currently monitoring the situation with the 41 times capped French striker. With only 12 days to go in the summer transfer window any clubs wanting to sign Moussa will need to move quickly, with Rafa […]

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Tags: Contracts · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours