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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

Newcastle In Major Move For Top Target – But It Could Be Difficult

August 28th, 2016 · 24 Comments

Newcastle are expected to announce the signing of left-back Achraf Lazaar from Palermo today and maybe Ipswich Town striker Daryl Murphy too, if Daryl can complete his medical today. Both signings have come quickly after Newcastle were linked with the players over the last few days and  Newcastle had gone after a number of different targets. […]

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Newcastle Win 2-0 – Two New Arrivals – Thing Are Looking Up

August 27th, 2016 · 29 Comments

We were hoping for a win this afternoon, so we could go into the two week International break on a positive note – for a change. And the lads put in another competent and confident showing to beat Brighton rather easily 2-0 and there were good performance all over the pitch today. That £2.5M buy […]

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New Defender Coming In – Double Deal Tomorrow?

August 27th, 2016 · 85 Comments

A bit late on this one but news earlier today that Palermo left-back Achraf Lazaar is flying into Newcastle today for his medical and will attend the game against Brighton at St. James’ Park today. News just coming in that Newcastle have agreed a fee with Ipswich Town for their Irish striker Daryl Murphy so […]

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Sky Sports – Newcastle Agree Fee For Ipswich Striker

August 27th, 2016 · 45 Comments

Newcastle and Ipswich Town have agreed a fee for the transfer of Irish striker Daryl Murphy, who has been at Ipswich for the last three years since signing on from Celtic and was on loan for the two seasons before that. Daryl is not young at 33, but Rafa wanted a striker who has proven […]

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These Four Players Could Soon Be Joining Newcastle

August 27th, 2016 · 12 Comments

Newcastle are closing in on the signings of two players today – Palermo left-back Achraf Lazaar and Chelsea right winger Christian Atsu. In yesterday’s press conference for the game against Brighton today, some of those names were brought up to Rafa Benitez, but of course he didn’t take the bait and refused to talk about specific […]

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