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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

Status Of Striker Will Be Re-Assessed In January

September 11th, 2015 · 5 Comments

QPR seem to keep making statements to keep Charlie Austin in the news, and this is probably because they want to get something for Charlie should he not sign a new deal for QPR, and therefore becomes a free agent next summer. It really depends what QPR’s situation is in January, and if they are at […]

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

Newcastle Still Not Satisfied With Strike Force

September 11th, 2015 · 41 Comments

When Newcastle sent Remy Cabella on loan for the season to Marseille, as part of the deal that brought Florian Thauvin to Newcastle, we thought Emmanuel Riviere would have been shipped out in the summer too. Cabella just didn’t make it last season, but we still thought he would be given a chance this season, and Manu Riviere was […]

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Tags: Contracts · Newcastle News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Fans Want This Top Free Agent At Newcastle

September 9th, 2015 · 65 Comments

A couple of days ago we looked through the free agents still available, and we picked out 30 year-old former Aston Villa center-back Ron Vlaar as perhaps the one most suited to Newcastle, given our weakness in that position. Classy French midfielder Yoann Gourcuff is also available after seeing out his five year contract at […]

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Tags: Contracts · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

How Newcastle Can Become More Competitive In Premier League

September 8th, 2015 · 93 Comments

There is plenty of money to spend by Premier League clubs,  with the current £3B TV deal running out next summer, and the new even bigger deal of £5.1B starting at that time for the next three years. Newcastle have finally started to spend some of the money we are making from the PL, but […]

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

Top International Center-Back Still Available As Free Agent

September 7th, 2015 · 68 Comments

Newcastle were linked with Aston Villa center-back Ron Vlaar during the summer transfer window, and he is still available as a free agent after his contract ran out at Villa at the end of June. For a player who was a star for Holland in the World Cup last summer in Brazil, when they finished […]

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