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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

97% Of Fans Still Want Reinforcements In This Area

August 24th, 2015 · 13 Comments

It was a terrific defensive performance by Newcastle on Saturday at Old Trafford to get a 0-0 draw,  and a good point, but we launched our poll yesterday after the game, and a massive majority of fans still want another defender brought in before the transfer window closes a week tomorrow. Steve McClaren towards the […]

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Newcastle Could Sign Two Players Before Window Closes

August 24th, 2015 · 8 Comments

The Sunday Times reported yesterday that it was Aston Villa and Newcastle who were the two Premier League clubs who were interested in Monaco center-back Aymen Abdennour, and with 9 days to go before the end of the summer transfer window, we could still see Newcastle bring in maybe two players. Even though Newcastle played […]

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McClaren Reveals The Best Signing At Newcastle This Summer

August 23rd, 2015 · 43 Comments

We’ve always said that the best coaches get the very best out of the players they have available, and they do it in different ways – but it’s all about having good man-management skills – and getting the players to place their trust in you. Steve McClaren seems to have those skills in abundance and […]

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Pre-Season · Premier League · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle Close To Surprise Sixth Signing Of The Summer

August 23rd, 2015 · 141 Comments

The Sunday People is reporting today that Newcastle have had one bid rejected for 22 year-old Wolves and English Youth International striker Benik Afobe. Benik was born in Leyton and has played 38 times for the England Youth sides and twice for the England U21 side and in those games he’s scored 23 goals, and […]

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Newcastle To Sign One More Top Player This Summer

August 23rd, 2015 · 14 Comments

Will Newcastle sign one more top player this summer is the question on most fans’ minds at the moment, and most feel that we still need defensive cover so that our weakness of the last three season is fixed once and for all. Yesterday’s defensive performance from Newcastle was little short of brilliant, but we still hope […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Ayoze Perez · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle – Big Spenders In Europe This Summer

August 21st, 2015 · 85 Comments

Newcastle have spent a gross of £50.3M on incoming transfers this summer so far, and have sold Davide Santon to Inter-Milan on July 1st for £2.5M, so the net transfer outlay so far is £47.8M, and that’s the most Newcastle have ever spent in any transfer window. Newcastle are the second biggest spenders in England, […]

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