Newcastle defender, Davide Santon set to re-join Inter Milan

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Newcastle United defender, Davide Santon is set to re-join former side, Inter Milan according to reports from the Chronicle Live. Davide Santon looks set to join Inter Milan on loan until the end of the season. Reports have suggested that the Italian side made a swoop for the defender late on Sunday night for his services. It is believed that …

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Left in Limbo: FIFA block move for Hatem Ben Arfa

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Former Newcastle United winger, Hatem Ben Arfa has been left in a state of limbo by FIFA after they blocked the Frenchman’s move to Nice, reports from BBC Sport can confirm. The 27-year-old had agreed to join the French club on an 18-month-contract after seeing his contract with Newcastle terminated by mutual consent. Ben Arfa was previously on loan at …

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Newcastle United terminate player contract

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Newcastle United have terminated the contract of Frenchman Hatem Ben Arfa according to Sky Sports. The 27-year-old is close to completing a short-term-deal at Nice in Ligue 1. A Nice statement last week read: “We have reached an agreement in principle with Hatem Ben Arfa. The France international will have a medical on Monday prior to signing with Le Gym.” …

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Alan Pardew to begin reign at Crystal Palace

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Former Newcastle United manager, Alan Pardew will begin his work at new side, Crystal Palace today according to Keith Millen. Pardew was in the stands during Palace’s 0-0 draw with Aston Villa on New Years Day. Pardew makes his move to Palace after 4 years at Newcastle United. Caretaker manager, Keith Millen was probed by the media after the Villa …

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“I was going to replace Johnson” – Poyet

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Sunderland boss, Gus Poyet has revealed that he was going to sub winger, Adam Johnson off moments before he sealed a last minute in the Tyne Wear Derby. Speaking to BBC Sport after the game, Poyet said, “I was taking Adam Johnson off and for some reason, I didn’t. Don’t ask me why because I don’t know, and luckily enough Johnno scored the winning …

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Newcastle in keeper emergency

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Newcastle United will hold discussions with the Premier League over signing an emergency keeper on loan after a number of injuries to 3 senior keepers. With the derby match against Sunderland on Sunday getting ever closer, Newcastle will hope their appeal is accepted and they can find a suitable keeper in time. Third-choice keeper Jak Alnwick, 21, injured his shoulder …

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Is PSG’s Yohan Cabaye back on the market?

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£19m French midfielder, Yohan Cabaye is ready to quit PSG if he continues to be overlooked by Laurent Blanc. Cabaye joined the French champions last January but has only managed 7 first team starts all season for PSG. It is widely known that the French club have a vast amount of quality players in the midfield area, however, Cabaye feels …

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Arsenal Update – Arsenal eyeing up Newcastle boy wonder

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Arsenal are reportedly keen on brining in England U20 international and Newcastle United boy wonder, Rolando Aarons. Aarons burst onto the scene at Newcastle this season and hasn’t looked back. His goal and assist for the Toon Army against Crystal Palace capped off a bright start to Aarons career at St James Park and is now beginning to turn heads …

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Jonas Gutierrez discharged from cancer treatment

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Newcastle United winger, Jonas Gutierrez has been discharged from cancer treatment in a hospital in Argentina. The 31-year-old had an operation to remove his left testicle in September after the Argentine found a tumour. Gutierrez underwent chemotherapy treatment in Argentina and yesterday announced he has been discharged from hospital. The former Norwich City loanee, Tweeted this yesterday. Hoy me dieron …

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Newcastle boss Alan Pardew set for showdown talks with Mike Ashley

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Newcastle manager Alan Pardew expects to have serious showdown talks with owner Mike Ashley over his future in the coming days. The meeting comes in the light of Newcastle’s recent performances in the past weeks and yesterdays 1-0 defeat at the hands of Stoke City may have sent Ashley over the edge. “We’ll have some serious conversations because he doesn’t …

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Arsenal defender suffers long term injury

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Arsenal defender, Mathieu Debuchy suffered an ankle injury in his sides 2-2 draw at home to Manchester City on Saturday. The French right back who joined Arsenal in the summer from Newcastle looks set to be out of action for a lengthy period. Debuchy was pictured with an oxygen mask has he was stretchered off in the closing minutes of …

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5 under the radar transfers from the Premier League

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Transfer Deadline Day is always a media sensation with deals ongoing throughout the day; with the constant 24 hour coverage, fans are never going to miss a thing. However, sometimes with the big deals stealing the headlines; some deals do go under the radar and clubs often snap up a decent player or two. Here are our top 5 under …

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Hatem Ben Arfa set to join Hull City on loan

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Sky Sports News HQ have just delivered some breaking news this late hour; that Hull City have put in a late bid for Newcastle United attacking midfielder Hatem Ben Arfa. The deal appears to be a loan move and negotiations are on-going, however, Hull City are keen to get a deal going before the deadline slams shut. Birmingham City had …

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Arsenal to fend off competitors and sign French midfielder

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Arsenal are having to fend off heavy interest from competitors to sign Frenchman and Lyon midfielder, Clement Grenier. The midfielder looks set to leave the French outfit this season and is weighing up his options for his next career move. With Arsenal, Newcastle, Everton, Bayer Leverkusen and A.C. Milan all reportedly interested in the 23-year-old. Reports from the Metro have revealed …

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Newcastle unveil new signing Janmaat

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OFFICIAL: Daryl Janmaat is a Newcaslte player #NUFC pic.twitter.com/CXVD9pvJfW — FourFourTweet (@FourFourTweet) July 15, 2014 Daryl Janmaat is now a Newcastle United player. The Netherlands right-back flew in to Newcastle today to complete his medical ahead of a £5m move from Feyenoord. The Dutchman played a crucial role in Netherland’s 3rd place finish in this summers World Cup in Brazil …

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Some tricky decisions for Alan Pardew and Newcastle for the West Ham game

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Following an embarrassing 6-0 hammering by Liverpool, and after a week where newspapers were warned against revealing the extent of Newcastle’s dressing room tensions, this weekend’s trip to West Ham feels like a particularly important game for Alan Pardew. Newcastle are now in 17th, just one point away from the drop-zone. They could do without further selection issues, but the …

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Why history will be kind to Liverpool and England’s boy wonder Michael Owen

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Simon Poulter, of What Would David Bowie Do? fame -puts the case for the England striker In much of the world, we’ve become quite used to the commonly employed calendar system. We know that this is 2013 AD, and at some point in time there was a year 1AD. Before that, we had the BC era, which goes back to, …

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