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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

Thauvin – I’m Surprised How Well Organized Newcastle Are

August 21st, 2015 · 158 Comments

Newcastle’s new £13M signing Florian Thauvin has had his first training session at Benton, and he seems completely delighted at joining Newcastle. The 22 year-old Frenchman says he’s surprised how well organized the club are – which will probably shock a lot of fans following the complete mess we seemed to be in with John Carver […]

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Tags: Florian Thauvin · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle Move Step Closer To Signing Aymen Abdennour

August 21st, 2015 · 48 Comments

The next shoe may have fallen in Newcastle’s bid to sign 26 year-old Tunisian International Aymen Abdennour, and this week there have been various reports that Newcastle are keen to sign the center-back. The Tunisian is reported to be our number one transfer target after we completed the signing of midfielder Florian Thauvin from Marseille a […]

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

Some Class And Dignity Returns To Football

August 21st, 2015 · 18 Comments

Charlie Austin hit back at West Ham co-owner David Sullivan yesterday, after Sullivan had explained why the Hammers would not be bidding £15M for the QPR striker, and basically left the impression that Charlie’s knee could go at any time and he would be out of the game. Charlie had failed a medical two years […]

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Newcastle Get Chance To Sign Belgium Whiz Kid Center-Back

August 21st, 2015 · 15 Comments

There are reports that Newcastle may make a move for young Manchester City center-back Jason Denayer, and it is expected the club will now sell him, after they have brought in Nicolas Otamendi from Valencia. The Argentine International is costing Manchester City a massive £31.5M. Jason Denayer – Manchester City center-back

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New Signing Will Give Both Supporters And The Club A Boost

August 20th, 2015 · 8 Comments

Assistant coach Paul Simpson seems very experienced and he’s been interviewed a few times since he arrived on Tyneside to link up again with Steve McClaren after he was his right hand man at Derby County for the last couple of seasons. Paul talked about a lot of different things to nufcTV, and he is […]

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Tags: Florian Thauvin · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Former Top Newcastle Defensive Target Now For Sale

August 20th, 2015 · 217 Comments

It looks like Celtic are finally willing to sell their Dutch U21 International center-back Virgil van Dijk, who has been at Celtic for two years now, and Newcastle were interested in him while he was still playing for Groningen in Holland.. In fact almost exactly a year ago, there were various reports in the Scotsman […]

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