Newcastle Transfer Analysis: Joe Kinnear Has Disappointed Hugely

Newcastle Transfer Analysis: Joe Kinnear Has Disappointed Hugely

After a hugely disappointing campaign last season, Newcastle fans were hoping for a reshuffle over the summer in order to improve going into this season. Some were hoping for a managerial change, others wanted a tactical change and the majority wanted new signings to prevent the squad being stretched again. This was a problem last season as Alan Pardew faced injury problems with key men like Yohan Cabaye and Hatem Ben Arfa missing more matches than the club would have …
Gourcuff Being Targeted To Replace Cabaye? Stats Comparison

Gourcuff Being Targeted To Replace Cabaye? Stats Comparison

Newcastle will need to sign a creative midfielder if they do sell Yohan Cabaye as expected. The first player to be linked to the North East club after the news broke that Arsenal made a bid for the Newcastle vice captain is fellow Frenchman Yoann Gourcuff who himself has been a target for Arsene Wenger. The Lyon play-maker is interested in a move away as he seeks a new challenge but he may not see Newcastle as an attractive proposition …
Newcastle Launch Bids For Gomis and Remy | Cisse, Remy and Gomis Stats

Newcastle Launch Bids For Gomis and Remy | Cisse, Remy and Gomis Stats

Newcastle have increased their bid for Bafetimbi Gomis to £6.9M while launching a season-long loan bid for compatriot Loic Remy, according to Sky Sports. These bids come at the end of a week in which the club has been criticised for their lack of transfer business, as they are the only team in the English top four divisions yet to sign a first-team player. The acceleration of their transfer dealings may be a result of the resolution with striker Papiss …