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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

More Pointed Criticism Of Newcastle´s January Signings

February 17th, 2016 · 69 Comments

Newcastle spent £29M in the January transfer window and going into the window we had one of the worst defenses in the Premier League, but of the four signings not one of them was a defender. Last summer we needed a proven Premier league goalscorer brought in, but we still haven´t got one and so […]

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Tags: Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Joey Barton’s Spot On With What’s Wrong With Newcastle

February 16th, 2016 · 12 Comments

We repeat ourselves regularly when we say Newcastle have had a terrible defense for three years now – and the facts are right there to back it up  – and it’s frustrating that Newcastle still have not fixed the problem. And to think our poor defense could be the main reason why we get relegated this […]

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Newcastle Lining Up This Defender For The Summer

February 16th, 2016 · 131 Comments

If Newcastle survive in the Premier league this season then we need to bring in at a minimum three top players in the summer transfer window. One of those is a center-back and that cannot be former target Joel Matip of Schalke because he will be signing for Liverpool as a free agent in the […]

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Thierry Henry Tells The Brutal Truth About Newcastle

February 12th, 2016 · 9 Comments

This thing about whether a club is a big club or not is very subjective and that’s one of the big reasons there is so much controversy generated about whether a club is big or not. And we all are painfully aware that Newcastle  United have not won anything for 47 years, so if big means […]

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Former Newcastle Coach Could Be Spot On About Berahino

February 12th, 2016 · 18 Comments

It has to be frustrating for West Brom manager Tony Pulis that his best goalscorer last season is not in form this season. Saido Berahino wanted to move to Tottenham last summer, but a deal couldn’t be made with West Brom Chairman Jeremy Peace refusing to accept some big offers from the London club. The […]

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