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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

“Tempting Offer” Shows Newcastle Competing For Top Talent

August 26th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Newcastle have failed to get one of their top striker targets – Bas Dost – this summer – and it’s not unlike last summer when we were also after the 6ft 5ins Wolfsburg striker. At one time it looked like Newcastle were in the lead to sign the big man, but as in other cases – […]

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Newcastle Need To Increase Their Offer To Get Striker Target

August 25th, 2016 · 106 Comments

Newcastle have been linked for over a week now with 22 year-old Utrecht striker Sebastien Haller. French newspaper L’Equipe has had a couple of articles out on Newcastle’s interest, although it’s not known whether the 14 times capped French U-21 International striker (9 goals) wants to play in the Championship, although he is keen to […]

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Newcastle After Impressive 24 Year-Old Ghanian Winger On Loan

August 25th, 2016 · 20 Comments

Sky Sports are reporting that Newcastle are keen on Chelsea’s 24 year-old Ghanaian winger Christian Atsu, and they want to take him on loan for the seaosn. Sky Sports Keith Downie says that Newcastle have inquired about the winger, who seems to have played very little football over the last couple of years. 24 year-old […]

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Agent Talks Will Decide If Magpies Closer To 10th Signing

August 25th, 2016 · 47 Comments

The agent of Palermo defender Achraf Lazaar is holding talks today in Milan with Palermo Sporting Director Daniele Faggiano to see what’s going to happen with the left-back. Lazaar has just one year left on his contract at Palermo and a number of clubs have already enquired about the 24 year-old, with Newcastle reported to be […]

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Alan Judge May Not Be Joining Newcastle

August 25th, 2016 · 27 Comments

We were linked with 27 year-old Brentford midfielder Alan Judge on Monday and according to reports he was on his way to Newcastle for a medical and ready to sign for us. But we may have jumped the gun a bit, like we did with 20 year-old Everton left-back Brendan Galloway – who eventually joined […]

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