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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer News and Rumours'

How Rafa Quickly Transformed Newcastle Into A Well-Run Club

November 13th, 2016 · 44 Comments

Neil Moxley in the Mirror has written an excellent piece today about how Rafa Benitez has almost instantly transformed Newcastle into a club – wait for it – a club that is very well run. Neil says Newcastle are no longer a laughing stock in football and there now no guaranteed stories like screw-ups that are […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Will Benitez Sign This Brilliant In-Demand Anderlecht Teenager?

November 13th, 2016 · 88 Comments

Newcastle have been linked with a number of top youngsters in the last couple of months, who we may want to bring in during the upcoming January window. They include 19 year-old Partizan Belgrade defender Nikola Milenkovic, Sunderland’s 17 year-old whiz kid Joel Asoro and today there was news we want to sign 19 year-old […]

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

Newcastle In Move To Sign Talented Nigerian In January

November 13th, 2016 · Comments Off on Newcastle In Move To Sign Talented Nigerian In January

Newcastle are interested in signing 19 year-old Nigerian International Wilfred Ndidi who plays for Genk  and he is said to be rated at £8M. The news is in the Chronicle today, but we were linked with this player last month as a possible target. Newcastle scouts were then reported in Belgium in early October checking […]

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Newcastle Close In On Top Target For January

November 12th, 2016 · 5 Comments

Newcastle have sent scouts to tonight’s World Cup qualifying game between Ireland and Austria at the Ernst Happel Stadium in Vienna, and it would appear we are again interested in our January target Daryl Horgan. That’s at least what’s being reported by the Austrian media outlet Laola1. Horgan has yet to make his debut for the […]

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This Talented Teenager Would Be Great Acquisition In January

November 12th, 2016 · 2 Comments

As well as bringing players in players who will challenge immediately for the first team, we expect Rafa Benitez to also bring in some younger players who are the top youngsters in Europe and will be given some time to develop into regular first team players at Newcastle. That makes good financial sense too, that […]

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

Yoan Gouffran Makes It Clear – He Wants To Stay At Newcastle

November 11th, 2016 · 32 Comments

This is what you like to hear from a Newcastle player, as Lille are reported to be ready to give up on trying to sign Newcastle left winger Yoan Gouffran in January, as the French U21 International has said he has no intention of leaving the club mid-way through the season. The Ligue 1 side have […]

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Tags: Coaching · Contracts · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Yoan Gouffran