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It’s very interesting to compare Freddy Shepherd, the Chairman who led Newcastle for ten years from December 1st, 1997 through August of 2007, with Mike Ashley, who bought the club six years ago. Freddy Shepherd - but we don’t have the money – don’t make me laugh Freddy had unlimited ambitions for Newcastle, being born [...]
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There is a decent piece in the Newcastle Journal today, an interview with Newcastle fan David Wilkinson, who just happens to be a partner at Deloitte’s Newcastle office. Mike Ashley – would want to at least get his money back David talks about what Newcastle United may be worth and that football is not a [...]
Newcastle have not had too much success in bringing youngsters through to the first team, since Mike Ashley arrived at Newcastle six years ago. Paul Dummett – keen to impress this summer And some promising youngsters are leaving Newcastle this summer, including Mehdi Abeid and Yven Moyo, who have been told to find new clubs, [...]
Joe Kinnear wants to move quickly for Newcastle’s transfer targets, and it looks like Joe is trying to persuade owner Mike Ashley to put in an improved bid for St. Etienne striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang – Newcastle will increase their bid? The Newcastle Journal is reporting that Kinnear is keen to get Newcastle’s transfer [...]
For the third transfer window running, Newcastle have failed to land their top striker target. Mike Ashley – what’s he trying to do with Newcastle? A year ago we lost out to Borussia Mönchengladbach for FC Twente striker Luuk de Jong, and then in the January window, we missed out to bottom club QPR for [...]
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Newcastle United reportedly refused to enter the final auction for new Borussia Dortmund signing Pierre Emerik Aubameyang.
The Journal says United had been in contact with St Etienne over the last 10 days but do not appear to have been involved when things heated up over the last 48 hours.
They had been encouraged by agents working on his behalf...
As we had reported yesterday, Alan Pardew wanted to keep James Perch at the club, but he lost out to both Mike Ashley and new Director of Football Joe Kinnear, as the owner had refused to give Perchinho a new contract in March, and Joe Kinnear showed he’s the man who decides who comes and [...]