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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

Newcastle Reported Close To Signing French Winger

August 15th, 2015 · 112 Comments

There’s a report in the Mirror today that the paper is calling an exclusive.  that Newcastle will be signing long term target Florian Thauvin of Marseilles this coming week. But after watching the 2-0 defeat at Swansea on Saturday afternoon, Newcastle’s defense is sill the big weakness,  and we need to bring reinforcements in over […]

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Charnley’s In Charge – Owner Not Involved – Things Going Well

August 14th, 2015 · 55 Comments

Mike Ashley has reiterated to Steve McClaren last week, that he is continuing to take a back seat on transfers, and the owner has left it to the Newcastle Board – run by Managing Director Lee Charnley – to take the initiative on all transfers this summer. And guess what – it seems to be […]

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Newcastle Losing Interest In Top Transfer Target

August 13th, 2015 · 62 Comments

There’s only about two and a half weeks left in the summer transfer window so not much longer to go to see exactly what squad we end up with at Newcastle in September. The Charlie Austin affair has dragged on as the soap opera of the summer, and now we hear that QPR are offering […]

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Newcastle Make Move To Sign Long Term Center-Back Target

August 13th, 2015 · 106 Comments

There’s news today in the Mail that Newcastle want to do an exchange deal with Mike Williamson and cash for our long term center-back target – 23 year-old Lewis Dunk, It was in January of 2102 that Newcastle were first linked with 6ft 4ins Brighton center-back, who was playing at his home town club. Lewis […]

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Newcastle Linked With England International Midfielder

August 13th, 2015 · 17 Comments

There’s a report in the Mirror today that both Newcastle United and Aston Villa are interested in signing winger Andros Townsend from Spurs, who has now returned to training after suffering a shoulder injury in pre-season. Andros himself is also keen on getting regular football this season, so he has a chance of making Roy […]

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Three Players Newcastle Want – Who We Really Need This Month

August 12th, 2015 · 24 Comments

There are less than three weeks to go in the transfer window, and Newcastle will attempt to bring in some first team players as well as some younger players who will become part of Peter Beardsley’s Development squad, before the end of the month. But it seems that any deals Newcastle will make have to […]

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