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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

Newcastle Reported Interested In Croatian Striker

July 19th, 2016 · 29 Comments

Well it’s a strange move if Newcastle are indeed interested in this striker, but there’s news in German publication Bild today that we are interested in 36 year-old Croatian striker Ivica Olic, who is way past his best. Olic played for Hamburg last season and scored only 2 goals in 25 appearances and we don’t know why […]

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Newcastle Ready To Make Move For Left-Back

July 19th, 2016 · 10 Comments

Newcastle were first linked with 19 year-old Walsall left-back Rico Henry in January of this year and there’s news today in the local press that Newcastle are now seriously considering making a bid for the twice capped and talented England U-19 International. The 19 year-old was born in Birmingham and joined local club Walsall at age 11 and he […]

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Benitez Could Negotiate Player Exchange Deal For Wijnaldum

July 18th, 2016 · 73 Comments

Rafa Benitez could potentially do a deal with Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp for a player exchange deal for Gini Wijnaldum with cool cash as well as some players going to Newcastle in exchange for the 25 year-old Dutch International. We had mentioned earlier today that Lucas Leiva could potentially end up at Newcastle, although there is news […]

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Rafa Benitez Confident Of New Signing Before Wednesday

July 18th, 2016 · 59 Comments

Rafa Benitez is keenly aware that Newcastle need more cover at center-back, with both Fabricio Coloccini and Steven Taylor having left the club this summer and we also lost Mike Williamson back in January. Newcastle have been trying to sign Grant Hanley from Blackburn for far too long, but Rafa Benitez has said today he thinks the […]

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Newcastle Close – Need To Sign This Player Quickly

July 17th, 2016 · 11 Comments

We are hopeful that Newcastle can make another signing in the next day or two and let’s hope it’s Grant Hanley from Blackburn, as this transfer has been dragging on for some time. And although new manager Owen Coyle understandably doesn’t want to lose one of his best players and captain, Blackburn have been in the Championship […]

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