- Fri Jul 6 11:00 PM
Tottenham want to hijack Newcastle United’s deal to sign Nice striker Alassane Plea, according to the Telegraph. Plea, 25, has been linked with Spurs a couple of times in recent weeks, but since then West Ham United and Newcastle have been mooted as more likely destinations. However, the Telegrap...
- Fri Jul 6 5:45 PM
Benitez to get his wish: Newcastle close to completing third major signing of the summer - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to reports from the Telegraph, Newcastle United are very close to signing Kenedy from Chelsea in the summer transfer window. Kenedy joined the Magpies in the Ja...
- Fri Jul 6 6:55 AM
Newcastle player set to leave, fans react: 'Gutted', 'Losing someone special', 'Shame' - originally posted on Sportslens.com Newcastle midfielder Mikel Merino is set to leave the club this summer. The highly talented player will return to Spain with Real Sociedad. The La Liga outfit have triggere...
- Thu Jul 5 4:21 PM
Report: Newcastle take major transfer decision on 28-year-old after club offer £75k-per-week deal - originally posted on Sportslens.com Stoke City are keen on signing Matt Ritchie from Newcastle United, but the Magpies are reluctant to sell. According to reports from the Chronicle, Stoke City hav...
- Wed Jul 4 3:35 PM
Newcastle closing in on combative midfielder, Magpies set to pay around €15m - originally posted on Sportslens.com Newcastle are close to signing Stefano Sturaro from Juventus this summer. As per the reports (translated by SportWitness), the Italian champions are close to agreeing on a deal with...
- Wed Jul 4 6:29 AM
Ayoze Perez makes statement which will excite Newcastle fans - originally posted on Sportslens.com Newcastle striker Ayoze Perez has revealed that he enjoys playing under manager Rafa Benitez. Benitez has been widely praised for the work that he has done as Magpies boss since taking over the club...
- Tue Jul 3 2:50 PM
London (AFP) – Former Newcastle United youth team coach George Ormond was on Tuesday found guilty of 36 sexual offences against young men and boys between the mid-1970s and the mid-1990s. Ormond, who was a
- Tue Jul 3 1:54 PM
Newcastle submit club record bid for 21-goal star, he would transform Rafa's attack - originally posted on Sportslens.com Newcastle are interested in signing the Nice striker Alassane Plea this summer. As per the reports, they have already submitted a club record £27m bid for the striker but it h...
|He played against Cardiff and got sent off, which obviously I was not expecting,
said Benitez. After that, with Diame and Shelvey playing well, now Ki has the Premier League experience, too, so it has been difficult for him.
At the moment he wants to be here, I think, so we will see in the future,
He showed what he can do and has given us something different,
said Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez. I was happy with Joselu, Ayoze [Perez] and [Yoshinori] Muto, but he's a different kind of striker.
When we signed Rondon we were after a striker who could win the ball in the air, hold the ball up, score goals and has some mobility as well,
said Benitez. We knew about his mentality, we knew he could bring something different.