Newcastle January Prospects

Posted by: shearyadi · October 29, 2013 · Comment 

Much was made of Newcastle’s shortcomings in the summer transfer window, with loan signing Loic Remy our only bit of serious business. After an indifferent start to the season manager Alan Pardew admitted that he will be strengthening the squad come January. We’ve taken a look at some of the players who could well be on the Magpies radar.

Alan Pardew admitted that he will be strengthening the squad in January

Wilfred Zaha

The Manchester United ace has been strongly linked with a January loan move to …

A helluva big “IF” for the Toon

Posted by: Clarky · September 1, 2011 · Comment 

My frustration is that this perhaps the 3rd time under Ashley that we have been close to getting it right (that’s term is interpretive, I realise) but failed to nail it at the end of the day.

Alan Pardew gestures during the English Premier League football match [Magpies Zone/GettyImages/DayLife]

The spirit in the squad appears to have survived the loss of Andy Carroll, Kevin Nolan, Joey Barton and Jose Enrique. This was my major concern, and to be honest speaks volumes for the way Alan Pardew is …

Newcastle United success are not only about Big Names signing with big money spend

Posted by: shearyadi · September 1, 2011 · Comment 

Summer transfer had been concluded, and the results are quite satisfying for some fans while according to quite alot of fans, it was a big failure. I’m in particularly would like to highlighted some opinions from the Telegraph reporter Luke Edwards, as quoted from his blog today.

Alan Pardew is congratulated Leon Best [Magpies Zone/GettyImages/DayLife]

“That’s not to say their business has been disastrous. In fact, in certain areas it has been rather good, but mistakes have been made and, perhaps worse still,

Newcastle United summer transfers resume

Posted by: Screacher · August 31, 2011 · 2 Comments 

I said on Feb 1 that I would judge the business when the transfer window closed on August 31st. Well, here goes. We have failed miserably to replace Andy Carroll. I’m not as gutted as some regarding AC’s departure, but I think Demba Ba is not an adequate replacement. Negative.

the Black and Whites of Newcastle United [Magpies Zone]

We have lost Kevin Nolan, Joey Barton and, er, Wayne Routledge from midfield. Both the first two had plus and minus points, but we have …

Italian fullback Davide Santon finally signed for Newcastle United

Posted by: shearyadi · August 30, 2011 · Comment 

There were some mixed emotions after the 20-year-old former Inter Milan defender has signed a five year deal with the Magpies, and will become direct replacement for Jose Enrique who transfered to Liverpool this season. We have also completed the signing of 25-year-old the Addicks goalkeeper Rob Elliot.

Davide Santon during the international friendly match Italy U21 and England U21 [Magpies Zone/GettyImages/DayLife]

Alan Pardew said after the signing of Santon that He is a quality left-back and an established international who also gives us flexibility in defense.

“Davide is …

howay the lads