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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

Newcastle Reported Tracking 24 Year-Old Championship Striker

June 16th, 2016 · 11 Comments

Adam Armstrong scored 20 goals in League One for Coventry last season while on loan and the 19 year-old finished 5th in the scoring charts. Top of the League One scoring charts last season was William Grigg with 25 goals and there are reports Newcastle may be interested in signing the 8 times capped Northern […]

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21 Year Old French Striker Reportedly Turns Down Newcastle

June 15th, 2016 · 20 Comments

French newspaper L’Equipe is reporting that Newcastle have approached French club Nice about a deal for their 21 year-old striker Alexandre Mendy – maybe one for the future at Newcastle. This seems a rather strange report to us as the news is that Mendy would prefer to join small French club Guingamp instead of a […]

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Rafa Steps Up Search To Fill This Vital Position

June 15th, 2016 · 6 Comments

DR Congo are top of Group B for the African Cup of Nations, having beaten Madagascar 6-1 on 5th June and they have to play second top Central Africa on 2nd September and a draw in that game would get them through to the finals to be played in Gabon this January. So it’s very […]

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Here’s Why Newcastle Will Try To Do Transfer Deals Early

June 14th, 2016 · 81 Comments

The news today in L’Equipe is that Hamburg SV had bid around £9.6M for Moussa Sissoko and there have been later reports in some outlets that Newcastle have told the German club to up their bid by £2M to £3M and it’s a deal. Where that later report has its origins from we have no idea, but […]

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Newcastle Reported Back In For Sparta Prague Winger

June 13th, 2016 · 6 Comments

During the Spain vs Czech Republic game televised today,  commentator Ian Wright mentioned that Newcastle were interested in 23 year-old Sparta Prague left winger Ladislav Krejci, who has 19 caps and four goals for his country. Not sure if this is true but we were certainly interested in the player a year ago, but we […]

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