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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

This Defender Not Coming To Newcastle

May 31st, 2016 · 5 Comments

We were really hoping that Newcastle could sign former 31 year-old Liverpool defender Daniel Agger, who will be a free agent this summer, but a report in Italy says he is going to join AC Milan. Tuttosport are reporting that Milan officials have contacted Agger’s reps with a view to signing the free agent in […]

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Newcastle Now Likely To Get That Prolific Goalscorer

May 31st, 2016 · 5 Comments

Newcastle have already been linked with a number of transfer targets this summer – and it’s looking like we will finally be signing a prolific goalscorer. If we had done that last summer, when the likes of QPR’s Charlie Austin were available – we wouldn’t be a second division side now. But hopefully, that woeful way of running the […]

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Benitez To Move Very Quickly To Recruit These Types Of Players

May 29th, 2016 · 7 Comments

Rafa Benitez is in charge of Newcastle now, so we are likely to see some real rapid decision making and not the snail’s pace we have been used under the likes of Lee Charnley over the last two years or more. Rafa knows all about  Newcastle’s recent history under Ashley  and he is prepared to […]

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Newcastle Unlikely To Be Able To Sign Ross McCormack

May 29th, 2016 · 19 Comments

Fulham striker Ross McCormack has said it his ambition to play in the English Premier League, so that could make it difficult for Rafa Benitez to sign the 29 year-old Scottish striker this summer, a striker we have been linked with over the last couple of weeks. There are two major areas of the team […]

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Newcastle Linked With Creative Championship Star

May 27th, 2016 · 15 Comments

The Sun is reporting today that Rafa Benitez is interested in Derby County’s young star Will Hughes, and we were first linked with this talented midfielder three years ago when he was a young sensation playing for Derby. Will hardly played last season at all, because in the opening game of the season against Bolton, […]

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