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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

Newcastle Fans React To Disappointing News On Cleverley

January 12th, 2017 · 26 Comments

Newcastle fans took to Twitter this morning as the news that Tom Cleverley is having a medical today at Watford with a view to signing a loan deal through the end of the season with an option for the Herefordshire club to sign him on a permanent deal in the summer. Tom Cleverley – he’s a decent midfielder […]

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Newcastle To Lose Out On This Premier League Target

January 12th, 2017 · 61 Comments

The news today is that Tom Cleverley is having a medical at Watford as he prepares to go on a loan move to the club for the rest of the season with an option to buy in the summer. So we are missing out on some of our top targets as it’s always difficult to persuade Premier […]

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Newcastle Challenge Liverpoool For Center-Back

January 11th, 2017 · 73 Comments

Newcastle United were reported to be checking on 19 year-old Coventry City defender Cian Harries in the 3-0 win over Brighton & Hove Albion last night in the EFL Trophy. Well known Newcastle scout Graham Carr was there to check on the young defender and that news is being reported today in the Coventry Telegraph. […]

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Newcastle Move Back In For This Accomplished Playmaker

January 11th, 2017 · 70 Comments

We thought that when Fulham asked £20M for their central midfielder Tom Cairney that would be it,  but the local papers today are saying Rafa Benitez is keen to sign the creative playmaker and that the fee is £8M – and that’s a lot less than £20M. Times reporter George Caulkin had tweeted yesterday that […]

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Newcastle Still Want To Sign This Outstanding Young Player

January 11th, 2017 · 35 Comments

The Northern Echo are reporting today that Newcastle are still keen on getting 20 year-old Paris-born left-back Cheick Keita to the club as one for the future. The player is of Mali descent and he moved to French second division club Virtus Entella in the summer of 2014, when he was released by Monaco . […]

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Rafa Benitez Working Hard On Signing A Player This Week

January 11th, 2017 · 13 Comments

Rafa Benitez has given transfer update to the Chronicle today and he is still trying to get a deal done – hopefully before the important game at Brentford on Saturday. And it seems that if Rafa cannot get a winger into the club this month he could hold onto Sammy Ameobi for the rest of the […]

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