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Newcastle boss Alan Pardew has lined up Wigan midfielder James McCarthy to fill Yohan Cabaye's shoes.
Pardew has joined Everton in the battle to sign the Republic of Ireland international with the relegated FA Cup winners' chairman Dave Whelan demanding around £15m.
Everton's ex-Latics boss Roberto Martinez - and the Magpies - are likely to value the 22-year-old at around £10m though.
Martinez has denied lodging a bid for the player he managed at the DW Stadium.
But he remains a huge admirer and is likely to ramp up interest if Marouane Fellaini joins Manchester United.
Martinez said: “There has been no bid made. I think it’s quite easy to understand that James is a player I signed at a young age.
“I have got huge admiration for him so it doesn’t take anyone much to create a little bit of a story.
“But while the window is open you always need to be actively looking around to see if you can get anyone to help the squad.”
Wigan chairman Dave Whelan has told McCarth...
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Newcastle have stepped into the battle for James McCarthy as they look to beat Everton to the Wigan midfielder.
Wigan want at least £15m for the 22-year-old but both clubs are looking to open with offers of around £8m.
Everton ideally need to sell first while Newcastle are awaiting an improved offer from Arsenal for Yohan Cabaye.
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Nigerian striker Shola Ameobi
Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew says Shola Ameobi has been lifted by his Nigeria selection.
The striker was on the mark in their Capital One Cup win at Morecambe.
Pardew said: “He’s actually looked the best I have seen him in this pre-season. I think the Nigeria selection has actually given him a boost, I can see that in his eyes.
“He is looking...
Arsenal are interested in St Etienne midfielder Josuha Guilavogui who has also been considered by Newcastle should they fail to prise Yohan Cabaye from Newcastle.
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Vurnon Anita came in for the missing Yohan Cabaye on Saturday afternoon against West Ham and he had a very solid if unspectacular game in defensive midfield, and seemed to link up well with Moussa Sissoko, who showed signs of his best form, with some surging runs up the middle of the park. Vurnon Anita […]
It’s looking like Yohan Cabaye may play tomorrow afternoon against Fulham, and the Newcastle manager Alan Pardew in his interview yesterday, said that he hoped Yohan would play and if he does play he wants the Newcastle supporters to back Cabaye, who refused to play in the first two league games of the season. Alan […]
Vurnon Anita sat out last night’s game at Morecambe, but is likely to start on Saturday against Fulham, and let’s hope we get another solid game from the Dutchman, like he produced last Saturday against West Ham, when he was the best player on the field for Newcastle. Vurnon Anita – played very well last […]
Newcastle to get screwed in transfers for the second time this year - originally posted on Soccerlens.comWith only a week remaining in the summer transfer window, no major deals have been done apart from one striker from loan, Newcastle are facing the prospect of enduring yet another grim season as they are bracing up for the departure of their highly talented midfielder Yohan Cabaye...
After navigating Newcastle to a good win last night at Morecambe, after it looked that we could could go out at the first hurdle in that dour first half, Alan Pardew will be meeting today with Yohan Cabaye’s representatives, to try to work out some solution to the problem. Yohan Cabaye with Bigirimana (the joker) […]
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