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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 – Team Spirit One Reason Newcastle Were Relegated

September 2nd, 2016 · 8 Comments

Moussa Sissoko finally left Newcastle late on Wednesday night and Newcastle fans were little short of ecstatic he left for two good reasons. One was that Mr. Complainer finally left the club he had continually embarrassed during the summer with his comments to the French press about wanting to join a big club. And the […]

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Tags: Contracts · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Team Spirit · Transfer News and Rumours

New Signing Reveals He’s Keen To Do This

September 2nd, 2016 · 10 Comments

The 24-year-old Chelsea and Ghanaian International winger Christian Atsu completed his loan move before the deadline on Wednesday and he is very pleased to get the chance to play on Tyneside. Christian signed for Chelsea from Porto three years ago for £3.5M but has been sent out on loan every season and sometimes didn’t play too […]

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Tags: Christian Atsu · Contracts · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Rafa On Why He Overhauled The Newcastle Squad

September 2nd, 2016 · 6 Comments

It could well have been the busiest transfer window in Newcastle’s history, that we were able to bring in 12 good players and allow 21 players to leave the club – either on loan or permanently. And in the process we made a staggering £31M in profit – so the finances at Newcastle must be […]

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Tags: Loan Moves · Management · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

Benitez On Transfer Business – Charnley Was Great

September 1st, 2016 · 96 Comments

Benitez was asked on the Newcastle web-site today how he thought the summer transfer window was for Newcastle United and he seems very positive. It’s interesting that he has again said that he was in great communication with Managing Director Lee Charnley throughout the summer and they talked most days. He was coming back from his […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Rafa’s Inspiring Words About The New Newcastle United

September 1st, 2016 · 150 Comments

There is a definite feel-good factor going on Tyneside, as fans realize it’s now similar to when Sir Bobby Robson and Kevin Keegan were the managers at the club – and both men knew exactly what they had to do to make Newcastle great again. Rafa Benitez is the same and he has such a pedigree […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Other News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours