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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

This Player Could Be An Alternate Striker Target

January 5th, 2017 · 42 Comments

Newcastle have lost interest in Brentford striker Scott Hogan because his club are asking a ridiculous fee of 15M, which is a lot of money for somebody who has never played at the highest levels in England and is therefore unproven and would be a big risk. It seems Newcastle’s number one striker target is Bournemouth’s […]

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It Could Be Difficult To Get Transfer Targets In

January 5th, 2017 · 13 Comments

Newcastle are going through a rough patch at the moment having lost four of our last eight games and we have ceded the top position to Brighton who seem to be able to go on winning. Brighton are on a 12 game unbeaten streak in the Championship having drawn only three of those games, so […]

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Report – Newcastle Want Ireland International Robbie Brady

January 5th, 2017 · 8 Comments

There’s a report in the Mirror today that Newcastle are one of the clubs who would like to sign 24 year-old Robbie Brady of Norwich City. The 24 year-old Republic of Ireland International is in great demand with Leicester, Crystal Palace, Burnley, Swansea and Aston Villa also after the winger who can also play at […]

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Rafa To Make Big Changes In Newcastle Squad This Summer

January 4th, 2017 · 86 Comments

There are a number of reports out today about three players who have hardly played for Newcastle this season and who were signed by Rafa Benitez in the summer. Those players are Grant Hanley, Achraf Lazaar and Daryl Murphy who did get an outing on Monday at Blackburn and he could get more playing time this season, […]

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Newcastle Drop Interest In One Striker – Top Target Out Of Reach?

January 4th, 2017 · 9 Comments

Ed Aarons of the Guardian –  as noted in Chronicle Live – is reporting today that Newcastle have withdrawn their interest in Brentford striker Scott Hogan, who is currently joint third top scorer in the Championship with 14 goals. Brentford are asking £15M for him and are likely to hold out for that amount with the news […]

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Lazio Challenge Newcastle For Talented Playmaker

January 4th, 2017 · 1 Comment

Foot Mercato reported yesterday that Newcastle want 26 year-old Montpellier playmaker Ryad Boudebouz in the January transfer window and the news was that Newcastle were the first club to make an approach for the playmaker. A number of clubs were said to be interested in the player and today there is a report in L’Equipe […]

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