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Entries Tagged as 'Transfer Target'

Rafa Could Make Surprise Swoop For English Winger

July 16th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Magpies manager Rafa Benitez seems to be keen to bring 27 year-old former Chelsea and Swansea winger Scott Sinclair to Newcastle. Certainly this lad is a good player whose career has been in the doldrums for the last few years since he joined Manchester City in the summer of 2012 and hardly played for them. Scott […]

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Newcastle Now Unlikely To Sign This Defender

July 16th, 2016 · 9 Comments

Newcastle United have been linked with Leeds United left-back/left winger Charlie Taylor for a few months now, but there seems little chance that Rafa Benitez will be successful in trying to get him to Newcastle this summer. That’s if Leeds United’s new manager Garry Monk has anything to do with it – as Garry sees Taylor […]

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These Three Positions Still To Be Strengthened This Summer

July 16th, 2016 · 26 Comments

Newcastle have brought five players in so far this summer but more players are needed to strengthen three specific positions. Those positions are center-back, striker and winger. Grant Hanley – get him signed or move to another target

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Rafa Benitez Talks About Newcastle’s Transfer Situation

July 16th, 2016 · 8 Comments

It’s going to be very interesting to see what the Newcastle squad is like come September, once the summer transfer window is closed. Newcastle have already brought in five players and let seven players leave the club and the club are expecting some offers coming in for some of their star players like Moussa Sissoko, […]

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Newcastle Now Linked With Left-Back Target

July 15th, 2016 · 2 Comments

There are reports that Newcastle are interested in signing Walsall’s 19 year-old England U-19 International left-back, Rico Henry. Rafa Benitez is keen to add not only to the first team squad this summer, but to pick up some very promising youngsters for Peter Beardsley’s Development squad. Those younger players can then be developed in the […]

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