Newcastle Rumors & News

  • Newcastle leading three-club race for Manchester United transfer target Wilfried Zaha

    Metro "According to The Sunday People, the Magpies want to add the out-of-favour player to their ranks this summer, and are ready to table a £7m offer for the 21-year-old. Zaha has struggled to hold down a regular place in United’s first-team ever since arriving at Old Trafford in a deal worth up to..." August 11

  • Micah Richards eyeing loan move after Liverpool, Spurs and Newcastle balk at £7m price tag

    The Express "Several clubs have approached City about signing Richards this summer, with Liverpool thought to be the latest club to hold talks with the Citizens. But so far all have been put off by City's £7m asking price for the 26-year-old. City have added Bacary Sagna to a squad already featuring..." July 21

  • Newcastle plot Andy Carroll transfer back home from West Ham in £15million deal

    Daily Mirror "Newcastle want to take Geordie hero Andy Carroll back to Tyneside, writes Alan Oliver in the Sunday People. The 25-year-old hitman’s career has stalled since he moved from St James’ Park to Liverpool for £35million in January 2011, and a switch to West Ham for £15m has failed to reignite..." July 20

  • Arsenal sign full-back Mathieu Debuchy from Newcastle

    Sky Sports "Arsenal have signed defender Mathieu Debuchy from Newcastle United on a long-term contract for an undisclosed fee, widely believed to be £12million. Debuchy helped France reach the quarter-finals of the World Cup earlier this month and becomes Arsenal’s second signing of the summer following..." July 17

  • Arsenal close to signing Barcelona’s Alexis Sanchez and Newcastle's Mathieu Debuchy

    Sky Sports "Arsenal could spend around £40million this week on the capture of Barcelona’s Alexis Sanchez and Newcastle’s Mathieu Debuchy, according to Sky sources. Sky Sports News understands Arsenal are very confident of signing Chile international striker Sanchez for around £30million. Sanchez had..." July 09

  • Arsenal could offload Carl Jenkinson as part of Mathieu Debuchy deal but Newcastle want Joel Campbell on loan

    Daily Mail "Arsenal are willing to listen to offers for right-back Carl Jenkinson with Newcastle showing interest. The 22-year-old could be offered as part of the £11m deal for Mathieu Debuchy, who has undergone a medical ahead of a move to Newcastle, although Newcastle have also asked about Joel Campbell..." July 08

  • Newcastle United ‘target Ajax defender Ricardo van Rhijn’ as replacement for Mathieu Debuchy

    Metro "The Premier League side expect to lose Debuchy to Arsenal in the coming months after the Gunners had a £7.9million bid accepted by Newcastle. After recruiting Siem de Jong from Ajax this week, Newcastle are now weighing up a move for Van Rhijn, according to the Evening Chronicle. However,..." July 06

  • There have been bids! Ecuador's Enner Valencia chased by Spurs, Everton and Newcastle

    The Express "The 25-year-old has been one of the stand-out performers in Brazil so far, helping himself to three goals in just two matches. Despite only joining Pachuca in January, where he has already scored 18 times in 23 games, Valencia is open to a European move, and reports claim that Spurs are leading..." June 22

  • Newcastle plot Curtis Davies transfer from Hull with Sunderland and Everton also interested

    Daily Mirror "Newcastle have joined the chase for Hull skipper Curtis Davies. The centre-back is in demand, with Sunderland and Everton both ready to pay £8million to prise him out of the Yorkshire club. But Toon chief Alan Pardew plans to tempt the Tigers with a player-plus-cash offer for the former..." June 08

  • Premier League revenues top £2.5 billion

    Fox Sports "Commercial revenue increased by 21% at Premier League clubs in the 2012/13 season and topped £2.5 billion for the first time, according to the Annual Review of Football Finance by Deloitte. However, over 75% of the revenue increase was spent on wages, which rose by £125m (8%) to £1.8billion and..." June 05

  • Newcastle join race for Victor Ibarbo - with the Colombian up for £8.25million sale

    Daily Mirror "Alan Pardew has joined the £8.25million battle to sign Cagliari striker Victor Ibarbo. The Newcastle boss has made recruiting a forward a priority with Shola Ameobi, Loic Remy and flop Luuk de Jong leaving at the end of a traumatic season for the club. Long-serving Nigeria international..." May 31

  • Montpellier raise asking price for Newcastle target Rémy Cabella

    The Guardian "Rémy Cabella’s proposed move to Newcastle United from Montpellier has hit a snag after the French club raised their asking price to around £12m. The Tynesiders believed their £7m offer had been accepted in principle but now Alan Pardew faces an anxious wait to see if his board are willing to..." May 31

  • Newcastle prepare to battle Arsenal and Tottenham as Pardew eyes FOUR summer signings

    Daily Star "Pardew's first signing could be free agent Steve Sidwell, who left Fulham after the Cottagers were relegated from the Premier League. The Magpies face competition from the likes of Crystal Palace and Stoke, but Pardew is willing to push for the 31-year-old's inclusion to help bring more..." May 27

  • Newcastle's Bafetimbi Gomis transfer chase back on – but they must offer £100k per week

    Daily Mirror "Newcastle have offered Lyon striker Bafetimbi Gomis £85,000 a week – but the Frenchman is demanding a whopping £100,000 weekly salary. Gomis, 28, will become a free agent next month and is being chased by a string of clubs across Europe. Sunderland, Swansea and West Ham are also interested,..." May 22

  • Everton and Newcastle set for transfer battle over Manchester City's wantaway Jack Rodwell

    Daily Mirror "Newcastle and Everton are set to battle it out to land Jack Rodwell this summer. The midfielder is ready to quit Manchester City for first team football. The 23-year-old has made just seven Premier League starts for City since joining for £12million in summer 2012 - from Everton, where he..." May 21

  • Manchester City trail £12m Ryan Shawcross as Newcastle also weigh up transfer

    Daily Mail "Manchester City and Newcastle are showing interest in Stoke defender Ryan Shawcross. The 26-year-old had another good season at the Britannia Stadium and was voted the club's player of the year. Manager Mark Hughes does not want to lose him but offers of around £12million may be difficult..." May 20

  • Newcastle turn attention to Darren Bent after giving up on Loic Remy

    The Express "Magpies boss Alan Pardew had hoped to bring Remy back on a permanent basis after a successful loan spell, scoring 14 league goals in 24 starts. But interest from Premier League heavyweights Arsenal and Liverpool have reduced their chances, with the Frenchman revealing his desire of playing in..." May 17

  • Everton vs Newcastle in transfer race for Tottenham's Andros Townsend

    Daily Mirror "Everton are lining up a move for Tottenham and England winger Andros Townsend. Roberto Martinez was keen to take the 22-year-old speedster to the Toffees on loan last summer but was rebuffed by Spurs. Now Martinez, also in the hunt for QPR striker Loic Remy and linked with Swansea forward..." May 16

  • Newcastle preparing bid for West Brom's Saido Berahino to boost strike force

    Daily Mail "Newcastle are lining up a summer swoop for West Bromwich forward Saido Berahino. Magpies boss Alan Pardew wants to strengthen his forward line this summer and has identified the England Under 21 international as target. Initial overtures have already taken place regarding a potential move to..." May 15

  • Alan Pardew is STAYING as Newcastle boss next season and is finalising transfer plans

    Daily Mirror "Alan Pardew is STAYING as Newcastle boss next season - and will not be forced out by fan unrest. Owner Mike Ashley is sticking by Pardew because he met the club's minimum target of a top ten finish. Ashley, who is "not actively trying to sell the club," will hold summit talks with Pardew and..." May 15

  • Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley decides against sacking Alan Pardew and gives him significant transfer budget

    The Telegraph "Alan Pardew is expected to remain as Newcastle United manager and will be given a significant transfer budget to strengthen the squad before the start of next season. Pardew appears to have survived another end-of-season review at St James’ Park as Mike Ashley, the club’s owner, recognised that..." May 13

  • Newcastle eye double swoop for Aston Villa duo

    Daily Star "Two players on manager Alan Pardew's radar are at Aston Villa - midfielder Fabian Delph, 24, and Austrian striker Andreas Weimann, 22. It's understood a deal for both players, who have impressed during Villa's turbulent season, could cost the Magpies £15m. Pardew will be looking for..." May 12

  • Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse out for 'several months'

    Sky Sports "Newcastle striker Papiss Cisse is facing 'several months' on the sidelines after undergoing surgery on his broken kneecap. The Senegal international suffered the injury in last month's 2-1 defeat to Swansea. He travelled to Paris for the operation on Thursday and is expected to be out 'for a..." May 09

  • I'll take the Toon back to the top! Alan Pardew eyeing Newcastle improvement

    Daily Star "The Toon ended a run of six straight defeats, as goals from Shola Ameobi, Loic Remy and Steven Taylor relegated the Bluebirds. Despite being in the top 10 for the majority of the campaign, Pardew has come under pressure from supporters in recent weeks. Some fans walked out of St James' Park..." May 05

  • Liverpool eye summer deal for Newcastle outcast Hatem Ben Arfa

    Metro "Ben Arfa has fallen out with Magpies boss Alan Pardew, who has now banned him from first-team training as part of a long-standing row that shows no signs of ending. The 27-year-old says he still hopes to stay on Tyneside, but the situation does not look good, and Liverpool are now ready to move..." May 02

  • Liverpool eye summer deal for Newcastle outcast Hatem Ben Arfa

    Metro "Liverpool want to rescue Hatem Ben Arfa from his Newcastle United turmoil by signing him at the end of the season. Ben Arfa has fallen out with Magpies boss Alan Pardew, who has now banned him from first-team training as part of a long-standing row that shows no signs of ending. The..." May 01

  • Atletico Madrid preparing summer move for Newcastle goalkeeper

    talkSport "Atletico Madrid are eyeing Newcastle goalkeeper Tim Krul as a possible replacement for Thibaut Courtois. The Spanish side, who are closing in on the La Liga title, expect Courtois to return to Chelsea once his latest loan spell expires in the summer. They are therefore searching for a new..." April 30

  • Newcastle eye transfer of Jonjo Shelvey after Swansea star's wonder-goal against Villa

    Daily Mirror "Alan Pardew is ready to bid for Swansea midfielder Jonjo Shelvey – as he insists a top-10 finish is not “life or death” for his job prospects. Newcastle boss Pardew is making firm plans to revitalise his squad, and Shelvey – scorer of a Goal of the Season contender against Aston Villa on..." April 28

  • Tottenham Join Race To Sign Newcastle United Keeper Tim Krul

    Caught Off Side "North Londoners are already preparing for the summer exit of France international Hugo Lloris. Newcastle United goalkeeper Tim Krul is said to be given serious thought to his future at St James’ Park amid possible interest in the Dutchman’s services from a number of big-name clubs, including..." April 23

  • Alan Pardew's fight for Newcastle future helped by return of Loïc Rémy

    The Guardian "Alan Pardew hopes Loïc Rémy and Mathieu Debuchy will be fit to return to Newcastle United's first team for a game which could yet define his future. After losing four successive matches – not to mention eight of their past 11 fixtures – many Newcastle fans are calling for the manager's head and he..." April 18

  • Remy injury frustration grows for Newcastle with star striker to miss Stoke clash

    Daily Mail "Newcastle boss Alan Pardew's hopes of having striker Loic Remy back to spark a recovery have been dealt a blow. The France international has been conspicuous by his absence through a calf injury in recent weeks as the Magpies have slipped to consecutive heavy Barclays Premier League defeats by..." April 10

  • Newcastle United give Alan Pardew assurances over future at St James' Park as new managing director named

    The Telegraph "Alan Pardew has been told that his position is safe at Newcastle United but the club’s much-maligned transfer policy was last night under increased scrutiny after a boardroom restructure. Newcastle have appointed former secretary Lee Charnley as their new managing director, effectively..." April 08

  • Juventus line up bid for Newcastle keeper Tim Krul

    The Express "The Italian giants are planning for the future in the knowledge that their 36-year-old skipper and holder of 139 caps can’t go on forever. Krul is the player they have earmarked as Buffon’s eventual successor and are poised to make a £10million bid in the summer for the Dutch..." April 06

  • De Jong unlikely to land Newcastle move

    The Telegraph "Alan Pardew is trying to rebuild Luuk De Jong’s, confidence, form and fitness, but admitted the Dutch international has to do far more at Newcastle United if he is going to earn a permanent move. De Jong is on loan from German side Borussia Mönchengladbach until the end of the season after a..." March 28

  • Newcastle eye Diafra Sakho transfer from Metz in the summer with strikers Remy and Cisse in demand

    Daily Mirror "Newcastle boss Alan Pardew is ready to raid the French market again to boost his strike-force. The Geordies are keen on Metz's Senegalese striker Diafra Sakho, and his club could be ready to sell this summer as his contract expires in 2015. Newcastle's top striker this season, Loic Remy, is..." March 25

  • Newcastle boss Alan Pardew reveals plans for summer overhaul have started

    The Express "January was a less than productive window for the Magpies, bringing in only Luuk de Jong on loan and losing star midfielder Yohan Cabaye to Paris Saint-Germain. But Pardew admits that transfer plans for the summer have already started. He said: "Our process has started. I have to start..." March 21

  • Newcastle's Dan Gosling fined £30,000 for betting breach

    The Express "The defender was also warned about his future conduct after his case was heard by an Independent Regulatory Commission. Gosling previously admitted multiple breaches of FA Rule E8(b) which relates to gambling on football." March 19

  • Alan Pardew's headbutt apology helped Newcastle boss escape even longer ban, FA reveals

    Daily Mirror "Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew could have been handed a heavier ban and larger fine for his headbutt on Hull City midfielder David Meyler. The Magpies coach was given a three-match stadium ban and four more from the touchline - as well as a £60,000 fine - for the incident. However, the..." March 19

  • Roma readying raid on Newcastle for defensive ace

    talkSport "Newcastle could face a fight to keep hold of Mathieu Debuchy this summer as Roma are keen to land the France full-back. Roma boss Rudi Garcia worked with the 28-year-old during their time together at Lille, where the pair won a league and cup double in 2011. And now the manager is seeking a..." March 17

  • Luuk de Jong: I want a permanent deal at Newcastle

    Daily Star "The Dutch striker joined the Magpies in January from German outfit Borussia Monchengladbach, and now hopes his loan deal can be turned into a permanent one in the summer. "Of course, that is what I want," he said. "I want to show myself in the Premier League and Newcastle is a fantastic..." March 15

  • Apologetic Alan Pardew thanks Newcastle owner for not sacking him over headbutt

    Daily Mirror ""It was stupid. It was an independent panel and I was always going to accept their punishment. I sent a letter to Steve to say I was sorry and that I deeply regret it," he says Alan Pardew says he has paid a "heavy price" for his head-butt on David Meyler - and thanked owner Mike Ashley for not..." March 13

  • Newcastle's Alan Pardew headbutt touchline ban to be extended.. by the Magpies' manager himself

    Daily Mirror "Seven-game suspension will keep Geordies' boss out of technical area until April 28 and even after that he'll spend matches sitting in the stand or dug-out. Alan Pardew has been handed the heaviest punishment ever dished out to a Premier League boss over his infamous headbutt of an opposition..." March 12

  • Newcastle manager Pardew handed SEVEN match ban and fined £60,000 for headbutt on Hull player

    Daily Mail "Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew will not be in the dugout until the end of April after he was handed a seven-match ban by the FA for his headbutt on Hull City midfielder David Meyler. Pardew has been given a three-game stadium ban and a further four-match suspension from the touchline..." March 11

  • Montpellier chief Louis Nicollin hits out at Newcastle

    Sky Sports "Newcastle failed with a bid to land Cabella in January, following Yohan Cabaye's departure to Paris Saint Germain and it is understood they remain keen on the 23-year-old. Newcastle have done business with Nicollin before when they prised Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa away in 2013 - but he is seemingly not..." March 04

  • Alan Pardew charged with improper conduct by Football Association for David Meyler headbutt

    Daily Mirror "The FA are treating the incident as "non-standard" due to the "serious violent and/or aggressive nature" of the behaviour. Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew has been charged with improper conduct by the Football Association following his headbutt on Hull's David Meyler on Saturday. In the..." March 03

  • Newcastle United reveal huge profits, with $30 million for Cabaye still to come

    Pro Soccer Talk "On Tuesday Premier League side Newcastle Untied announced a healthy $16 million profit for the financial year ending June 2013. But don’t expect the good news to stop there, as since then Newcastle has also sold prized asset Yohan Cabaye to Paris Saint-Germain for $30 million in January, as the..." February 25

  • Bayern Munich in shock move for Newcastle defender

    talkSport "Pep Guardiola is believed to be seeking an upgrade on his current right-back, Rafinha, and believes Debuchy could shine for his side at the Allianz Arena. The France star, who joined Newcastle midway through last season, arrived at St James' Park with a solid reputation in Europe due to his..." February 24

  • Newcastle’s Loic Remy downs Aston Villa but boss Alan Pardew fears striker could be on his way

    Metro "The France international returned from suspension to fire the Magpies to a vital 1-0 victory over Aston Villa although he left it late to do so. Remy’s 12th goal of the season came in the 92nd minute at St James’ Park and served as a timely reminder of the loan signing’s potency, with other..." February 24

  • Vince McMahon 'targeting Newcastle United takeover bid'

    Daily Mirror "Newcastle United could be set for a new high-profile owner - WWE boss Vince McMahon. In 2011, there were reports that the 68-year-old came close to purchasing the Magpies, although the club later dismissed the claims. However, according to website Winner Sports, McMahon is ready to make a..." February 19

  • Alan Shearer fears Newcastle exodus after Yohan Cabaye departure

    Daily Star "The Toon legend insists a failure to fill the void left by the France midfielder’s £20m switch to Paris Saint-Germain will leave those left behind questioning their future - and the ambition of the club. Joe Kinnear paid the price for collapsed last-gasp January moves for Lyon’s Clement Grenier..." February 06

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