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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

Benitez On Transfer Business – Charnley Was Great

September 1st, 2016 · 96 Comments

Benitez was asked on the Newcastle web-site today how he thought the summer transfer window was for Newcastle United and he seems very positive. It’s interesting that he has again said that he was in great communication with Managing Director Lee Charnley throughout the summer and they talked most days. He was coming back from his […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle Now Look Like A Proper Football Club – A Class Act

September 1st, 2016 · 16 Comments

Newcastle did very well this summer in the transfer window, managing to get in 12 new players and allowing 21 players to leave and making a £31M profit while doing that. The very last player to leave the club this summer with about five minutes left in the transfer window was Moussa Sissoko and it just […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Newcastle News · Other News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Christian Atsu’s Initial nufcTV Interview – Video

September 1st, 2016 · 66 Comments

Here’s a little bit of Christian Atsu’s first interview with nufcTV which was conducted after he signed on at Newcastle for a season on loan and we have an option to buy him next summer. Christian Atsu after signing for Newcastle

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Why This Was A Brilliant And Bold Transfer Window

September 1st, 2016 · 32 Comments

Rafa Benitez’ experience, decisiveness, initiative and vision were in full view for Newcastle fans during the summer. First of all he made changes to the Newcastle training ground at Benton, which he deemed needs major improvements. But for this season he made do with installing two new 4G pitches, upgrading the  gymnasium with new and better equipment and […]

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Tags: Coaching · Contracts · Management · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Transfer Details – 12 Players In – 21 Players Out – £31M Profit

August 31st, 2016 · 144 Comments

There news that Moussa Sissoko just got his deal done in the nick of the time and is now a Spurs player means that Newcastle get £30M for him. Newcastle have had a terrific transfer window with 12 players coming in for a total of £54.5M with all but one of them  permanent deals. The […]

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Tags: Financial Fair Play · Financials · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target