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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

Newcastle Hint At Pending Transfer Deals This Summer

February 26th, 2016 · 7 Comments

Newcastle will be in the summer transfer window for sure, but our targets will change depending on whether we are a Premier League club or a Championship club in May. If we do get relegated then it will be important to retain as many good players as possible and whereas last time  we went down the […]

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Newcastle Scouting Top Midfielder In Europe

February 25th, 2016 · 13 Comments

Newcastle United have been scouting Anderlecht’s Dennis Praet, who is an attacking midfielder for the Belgium club and he could be one of Newcastle´s targets in the summer. And if we do go after him it should be an advantage that two of his former team-mates at the Belgium club – Chancel Mbemba and Aleksandar […]

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Numb At The Incompetence Since Newcastle Finished 5th

February 24th, 2016 · 36 Comments

In May of 2012 Newcastle finished the league in 5th position – the highest since Sir Bobby Robson was sacked for only finishing in 5th place in 2004 and missing out on a Champions League position. How standards have dropped at Newcastle over the years. In fact almost four years ago we have a very […]

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Not Signing This Player Exposes Newcastle´s Transfer Policy

February 23rd, 2016 · 4 Comments

The Chronicle is reporting that Newcastle scouted West Ham play-maker Dimitri Payet a number of times – since he was French playing in France – but the powers that be at Newcastle decided not to sign him because he was too old. At the time that´s what we reported last summer, as to why Newcastle […]

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Graham Carr’s Six Flops To Leave Newcastle This Summer

February 21st, 2016 · 30 Comments

Our Chief Scout Graham Carr hasn’t exactly had a good time of things over the last eighteen months or so with signings such as Remy Cabella, Emmanuel Riviere and Florian Thauvin – who have all been monumental flops at Newcastle and it’s likely that all three will leave Newcastle in the summer and head back […]

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