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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

Still No Breakthrough In The Summer Transfer Market

June 26th, 2016 · 93 Comments

Newcastle are still to make their first signing of the summer and the players will be returning for pre-season training in the middle of the coming week. Rafa Benitez will be trying to get in as many players as possible and as soon as possible once pre-season starts, because he wants them to have a […]

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Benitez In Move For Scottish International Winger

June 26th, 2016 · 58 Comments

The Sun is reporting today that Newcastle United want to make a £10m bid to sign 26 year-old Bournemouth right winger Matt Ritchie. That could be tough, because the news is that West Ham are also interested in signing the 10 times capped Scottish International who played 41 times for Bournemouth last season in the […]

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Newcastle Now Interested in Ivory Coast International

June 26th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Looking back at our archives for this site, Newcastle United were first interested in Senegal left-back Cheikh M’Bengue back in 2012, when Graham Carr was tracking another  Toulouse player at that time – Moussa Sissoko. We signed Moussa in January of 213 and have since been intermittently linked with the 27 year-old Senegal International left […]

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Newcastle Reported After £10M Premier League Striker

June 25th, 2016 · 82 Comments

The Mail is reporting today that Newcastle are willing to make a move for £10M rated Crystal Palace striker Dwight Gayle. Since moving to Crystal Palace from Peterborough three years ago, Gayle has scored 25 goals in 74 total appearances for the Premier League club, but he has been unable to command a regular first […]

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Here’s One Reported Target Who’s Not Coming To Newcastle

June 25th, 2016 · 29 Comments

We were surprised that Newcastle were even interested in former Middlesbrough midfielder Lee Tomlin this summer, after Lee had a tough time of it at AFC Bournemouth last season. He was sent out on loan to Bristol City in January, after playing only 10 times for Bournemouth with one goal. The 27 year-old did quite well […]

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