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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

Newcastle Now Expected To Get Two More Players In

August 30th, 2016 · 14 Comments

Newcastle are currently locked in talks with West Brom winger Callum McManaman and it’s looking more likely that Rafa Benitez will go ahead and bring in the Scouser for a fee of £4.75M. The Times are reporting that Nacer Chadli’s £13M transfer to West Brom from Spurs will make it that much easier for Newcastle […]

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Rafa Could Still Surprise Us With 13th Signing

August 29th, 2016 · 59 Comments

With Rolando Aarons injured and out for at least eight weeks with his broken foot and with his injury history, Rafa Benitez is considering bringing in a second winger in addition to Chelsea winger Christian Atsu. Atsu will have a medical tomorrow after terms were fully agreed with Chelsea, before signing a season long loan […]

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Success – 12th Newcastle Signing To Have Medical Tomorrow

August 29th, 2016 · 18 Comments

Sky Sports have reported that Newcastle have reached total agreement with Chelsea on the loan move of winger Christian Atsu, with the issue that was reported to be holding things up last night – his transfer fee – presumably having been agreed in the last 24 hours. The agreement is a season long loan with Newcastle […]

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This Would Be A Surprise Signing By Benitez

August 29th, 2016 · 20 Comments

We don’t know whether Rafa has finished his incoming transfer activity for Newcastle this summer once we get Chelsea winger Christian Atsu signed, but it seems we are also favorites to sign West Brom and former Wigan winger Callum McManaman. He’s the player while at Wigan who put in that terrible tackle in March of […]

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Sky Sports – Newcastle To Sign Christian Atsu

August 29th, 2016 · 21 Comments

Sky Sports are now reporting that Chelsea’s Christian Atsu will be joining Newcastle on a season-long loan with an option to buy. We had an article out yesterday that ESPN and other outlets were reporting the talks were at an advanced stage, with the item being discussed the option to buy the 24-year-old Ghana international outright. Maybe the […]

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