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News and Commentary On Newcastle United By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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Legend – Geordies Running The Club Will Make The Difference

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015 · 190 Comments

When Newcastle fans are down in the mouth, as most of us are this morning after another transfer window passes by without a single penny being spent to strengthen the squad, we can always rely on Peter Beardsley to tell us everything is going to be great at Newcastle.

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Three Geordies in a row
After Callum Roberts signed his first pro contract for Newcastle

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Nothing Spent In Transfer Window – Here’s What It Really Means

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015 · 79 Comments

When the transfer window closed last night at 11:00 pm Newcastle time, we realized that’s the last time Newcastle could spend money on players coming into the club, either on loan or on a  permanent deal this financial year.

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Mike Ashley – Newcastle’s frugal owner
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Now We’re Certain Of Why Alan Pardew Left Newcastle

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015 · 35 Comments

Newcastle managed to spend not a single penny in the January transfer window, but made money by sending six players out on loan, selling Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa to Roma on a permanent deal (£5.5M)  and getting seven players off the wage bill.

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 Mike Ashley – perfect transfer window
Not a penny spent
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Seven Players Move Out – Money Rolls In – Squad Weakened

Monday, February 2nd, 2015 · 104 Comments

It doesn’t look like we will be bringing in any players in this winter transfer window – so the bottom line is that we sent out six players on loan, and sold one player permanently.

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Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa – sold to Roma
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Five Players On Loan To Rangers – Trouble For Newcastle?

Monday, February 2nd, 2015 · 53 Comments

Sky Sports and other news outlet have reported that as many as six of Newcastle’s fringe players – Gael Bigirimana, Shane Ferguson, Kevin Mbabu, Remie Streete and Haris Vuckic. will be sent on loan to Rangers FC – in an effort to help Rangers get promoted to the Scottish Premier League, via the four club playoff format.

And Newcastle have just confirmed this news.

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Mike Ashley – deals between his two clubs
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