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Benitez May Have Given Up On Grant Hanley

July 13th, 2016 · 7 Comments

There was news today that Newcastle are likely to move in with a third offer for Blackburn center-back Grant Hanley, after two previous bids had failed. But there is news tonight that maybe Newcastle have given up on the 24 year-old Scottish International, who Blackburn manager Owen Coyle seems unwilling to sell. It seems that […]

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Geordie Fans Not Convinced By These Potential Striker Signings

July 13th, 2016 · 10 Comments

There’s been news in the last day or two that Rafa Benitez may try to bring in one of his former strikers, Peter Crouch, the 6ft 7ins tall striker, who is now 35 years old and plying his trade at Stoke City. But fans are not convinced he would be a good signing for the […]

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Is This Striker The Replacement For Papiss Cisse?

July 13th, 2016 · 46 Comments

Now that Papiss Cisse has left Newcastle for China, there are reports that Newcastle will be signing another striker to replace the 31 year-old Senegal International. Reports yesterday had Newcastle interested in 35 year-old Stoke striker Peter Crouch and that seemed a surprising development. Patrick Bamford on loan at Crystal Palace last season

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Newcastle Target Reported Keen To Join Rafa On Tyneside

July 13th, 2016 · 11 Comments

There was news last night that Newcastle would go in with a third bid for Blackburn Rovers center-back and captain Grant Hanley – and hopefully the Magpies can be third time lucky this time and get the bid accepted. Newcastle have had bids of £3.5M and £4.5M rejected so far by the Lancashire club and yes – the […]

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Steve Bruce A Huge Admirer Of Newcastle’s New Signing

July 12th, 2016 · 93 Comments

New signing Isaac Hayden had a decent season last term on loan at Hull City and he helped them to get promoted – and since he joined Newcastle yesterday he has talked about last season being a very good season for him. It was a good experience for Geordie manager Steve Bruce too,  getting Hull promoted […]

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