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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

Why Signing Shelvey Can Completely Transform Newcastle’s Policies

January 18th, 2016 · 10 Comments

For far too long Newcastle have been run on a shoestring by Mike Ashley and while that’s just great for the finances, it’s not good for the team and certainly since we finished 5th back in 2012 we have been little better than a side threatened with relegation every season. And far too often our acquisitions have been […]

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Tags: Jonjo Shelvey · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

We May Be Seeing Some Real Ambition From Newcastle

January 18th, 2016 · 21 Comments

Newcastle on Saturday in those first 25 minutes or so looked a really (very) good side and we played West Ham off the park and we even scored goals in the first 15 minutes to go 2-0 up at half time. It could and should have been more. And West Ham are not just any side […]

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Tags: Financial Fair Play · Financials · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle Think Big – Go For Huge Double Deal Over £30M

January 18th, 2016 · 26 Comments

Newcastle have two major targets this week and they are Spurs and England winger Andros Townsend and West Bromwich Albion striker Saido Berahino. Newcastle are in negotiations with Tottenham over Townsend, but Spurs Chairman Daniel Levy as usual is trying to drive a hard bargain and wants around £14M for his England winger, whereas the news is that […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle Offered Former AC Milan Star Striker

January 17th, 2016 · 31 Comments

The Sun is reporting today that since almost everybody in football knows that Newcastle are trying to sign a top striker this month, agents are only too willing to oblige and have offered 26 year-old Corinthians star striker Alexandre Pato. Fans will remember the Brazilian played at AC Milan from 2007 until 2012. Corinthians star […]

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Report Newcastle After Top Striker This Week – He´s Not French

January 17th, 2016 · 42 Comments

News in the Chronicle today that Newcastle have been given ¨encouragement¨ by his representatives and will now pursue 22 year-old West Brom striker Saido Berahino this week and could be ready to bid £18M for the England U21 International. Saido Berahino – encouragement from his agents They want to make some money obviously

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