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nufcblog
Newcastle Now Interested in Ivory Coast Internationalour archives for this site, Newcastle United were first interested in Senegal l
Newcastle Now Interested in Ivory Coast International
nufcblog / Posted 2 days ago
our archives for this site, Newcastle United were first interested in Senegal left-back Cheikh M’Bengue back in 2012, when Graham Carr was tracking another Toulouse player at that time – Moussa Sissoko. We signed Moussa in January of 213 and have... Read more
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nufcblog
AS Nancy Make Enquiry For Newcastle Playeryears ago, but he has simply not made the grade at Newcastle and unfortunately
AS Nancy Make Enquiry For Newcastle Player
nufcblog / Posted 2 days ago
years ago, but he has simply not made the grade at Newcastle and unfortunately is another French flop signed by Chief Scout Graham Carr and we expect Rafa Benitez will be trying to sell him this summer. Emmanuel Riviere scoring at Crystal Palace in... Read more
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nufcblog
Interesting Update On Florian Thauvin’s Situationhave had language difficulties too. But Thauvin has still turned out to be one
Interesting Update On Florian Thauvin’s Situation
nufcblog / Posted 3 days ago
have had language difficulties too. But Thauvin has still turned out to be one of the worst signings made by Chief Scout Graham Carr – and if we can get £11M back for him, then we’ll be doing quite well. Rafa Benitez reportedly doesn’t want the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Why is it taking so long for Newcastle to make a transfer breakthrough?arrival of Rafa Benitez with the Spaniard now handed full control of recruitmen
Why is it taking so long for Newcastle to make a transfer breakthrough?
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
arrival of Rafa Benitez with the Spaniard now handed full control of recruitment - a role that was fulfilled by chief scout Graham Carr in recent years. Newcastle Manager Rafa Benitez Although, like Alan Pardew and Steve McClaren, Benitez is... Read more
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chroniclelive
Brexit will change recruitment policy profoundlyRafa Benitez United are looking to move in a different direction but it would b
Brexit will change recruitment policy profoundly
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
Rafa Benitez United are looking to move in a different direction but it would be difficult to see a repeat of the Graham Carr era, when the likes of Massaido Haidara were scouted and signed on the cheap because they were thought to... Read more
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chroniclelive
Magpies name their price for Florian Thauvinsigned Thauvin only last summer when they paid £12million for his services afte
Magpies name their price for Florian Thauvin
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
signed Thauvin only last summer when they paid £12million for his services after being highly recommended by chief scout Graham Carr. “He is an exciting, creative talent who can score goals and make assists, and we believe he will have a very... Read more
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nufcblog
Newcastle Willing To Take A Loss On Wingermiserably the season before on Tyneside. But that’s what the transfer business
Newcastle Willing To Take A Loss On Winger
nufcblog / Posted 3 days ago
miserably the season before on Tyneside. But that’s what the transfer business was like at Newcastle with Lee Charnley and Graham Carr in charge – very poor at best. It’s still a question as to whether Lazio will want to meet Newcastle’s lowered... Read more
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chroniclelive
Rafa Benitez's arrival sees season ticket sales boosted and fans are desperate for new shirtschanging the culture at the club’s training base. Benitez is the man in contro
Rafa Benitez's arrival sees season ticket sales boosted and fans are desperate for new shirts
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
changing the culture at the club’s training base. Benitez is the man in control and has the final say on transfers - not Graham Carr or anybody else. Rafa Benitez signs a new contract as Newcastle United's manager with managing director Lee... Read more
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chroniclelive
Remy Cabella's miserable tenure at Newcastle United is now officially overopted against handing Cabella a chance of reviving his career on Tyneside. The
Remy Cabella's miserable tenure at Newcastle United is now officially over
chroniclelive / Posted 7 days ago
opted against handing Cabella a chance of reviving his career on Tyneside. The 26-year-old was spotted by chief scout Graham Carr but was quickly dropped by Alan Pardew just a few weeks into his career at Newcastle with the Londoner infamously... Read more
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nufcblog
Why Thauvin’s Marseille Loan Deal Not Great For Magpiesall the French club got a massive £13M off the Magpies last season, which can o
Why Thauvin’s Marseille Loan Deal Not Great For Magpies
nufcblog / Posted 7 days ago
all the French club got a massive £13M off the Magpies last season, which can only be explained as an act of charity from Lee Charnley and Graham Carr. We need to get some of that money back and get out of the charity business. Comments w... Read more
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chroniclelive
Benitez requests proven quality and fresh leadership this summerwith managing director Lee Charnley in the last fortnight to narrow down his wa
Benitez requests proven quality and fresh leadership this summer
chroniclelive / Posted 8 days ago
with managing director Lee Charnley in the last fortnight to narrow down his wanted list. Newcastle United chief scout Graham Carr Chief scout Graham Carr remains on the board at Newcastle along with club ambassador Bob Moncur but while the... Read more
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nufcblog
Is Jonjo Shelvey in Rafa Bentiez’s Future Plans At Newcastle?just like he was interested in signing the former Charlton player when he was t
Is Jonjo Shelvey in Rafa Bentiez’s Future Plans At Newcastle?
nufcblog / Posted 12 days ago
just like he was interested in signing the former Charlton player when he was the Newcastle manager, but couldn’t get Graham Carr and Lee Charnley to agree to buy him. Shelvey started his career well at Newcastle – well at least in the first... Read more
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nufcblog
21 Year Old French Striker Reportedly Turns Down Newcastleto do this summer is to bring on one or two experienced strikers to Newcastle,
21 Year Old French Striker Reportedly Turns Down Newcastle
nufcblog / Posted 12 days ago
to do this summer is to bring on one or two experienced strikers to Newcastle, but this seems to have been somebody that Graham Carr has been watching. We were supposed to be turning away from recruitment in France to a large extent, because of... Read more
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nufcblog
This Experienced Player Could Be On His Way Out Of Newcastleparticularly good deal for Newcastle. Cheick joined us from FC Twente back in
This Experienced Player Could Be On His Way Out Of Newcastle
nufcblog / Posted 13 days ago
particularly good deal for Newcastle. Cheick joined us from FC Twente back in 2010 and had been scouted for a few years by Graham Carr; we paid a low £3.5M for him. He was good at the beginning of his career on Tyneside, but has slackened off over... Read more
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chroniclelive
Rafa Benitez and transfers: Why the Newcastle United boss trusts the Spanish marketduring that Q&A. “I have good connections abroad and I am using those connecti
Rafa Benitez and transfers: Why the Newcastle United boss trusts the Spanish market
chroniclelive / Posted 13 days ago
during that Q&A. “I have good connections abroad and I am using those connections and working with Lee [Charnley] and with Graham [Carr] - it is a good partnership and I said before we are making very good progress.” ‘Abroad’ does not solely refer... Read more
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nufcblog
Benitez Would Prefer To Sell This Player This Summerthe owners to buy back Florian for the £13M we paid Marseille for him last Augu
Benitez Would Prefer To Sell This Player This Summer
nufcblog / Posted 13 days ago
the owners to buy back Florian for the £13M we paid Marseille for him last August – a very bad deal set up by Chief Scout Graham Carr and Lee Charnley. It does look like the feeling is mutual with Florian – Newcastle don’t want him and he doesn’t... Read more
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chroniclelive
Will Florian Thauvin leave Newcastle this summer? Here's the latest on his futureFrench club. It will end a poor spell at Newcastle for Cabella, who played 31
Will Florian Thauvin leave Newcastle this summer? Here's the latest on his future
chroniclelive / Posted 13 days ago
French club. It will end a poor spell at Newcastle for Cabella, who played 31 times and scored once for United. Picked by Graham Carr, Alan Pardew was not sold on the player – believing him to be too lightweight. And despite efforts by John Carver... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle United Big Toon Survey results: You say it's time to unite under BenitezBenitez bounce but also the manager himself praising Charnley’s contribution.
Newcastle United Big Toon Survey results: You say it's time to unite under Benitez
chroniclelive / Posted 14 days ago
Benitez bounce but also the manager himself praising Charnley’s contribution. You felt, on the whole, less forgiving about Graham Carr. 80% said it was time for him to go, while 9% felt he deserved another chance. It was more nuanced than that,... Read more
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nufcblog
The Main Positions Newcastle Must Strengthen This Summeror in January. We all know striker Charlie Austin was available, but we suppos
The Main Positions Newcastle Must Strengthen This Summer
nufcblog / Posted 15 days ago
or in January. We all know striker Charlie Austin was available, but we suppose Steve was overruled by Lee Charnley and Graham Carr, who were running (ruining?) the club for Mike Ashley last season – and their ineptitude was a major reason we... Read more
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nufcblog
The Benitez Effect Has Also Has Saved Jobs At Newcastlealready in place at the club – and they include those who were even instrumenta
The Benitez Effect Has Also Has Saved Jobs At Newcastle
nufcblog / Posted 17 days ago
already in place at the club – and they include those who were even instrumental in taking us down – Lee Charnley and Graham Carr. Only yesterday Rafa talked about working with Graham Carr on transfers and he works with and speaks with Lee... Read more
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chroniclelive
Rafa Benitez has given Newcastle 'the big Mo' - and United want to maintain it until August 6reassured. Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez (right) congratulates Moussa
Rafa Benitez has given Newcastle 'the big Mo' - and United want to maintain it until August 6
chroniclelive / Posted 17 days ago
reassured. Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez (right) congratulates Moussa Sissoko at Anfield The disillusion felt by Graham Carr or other staff who have come in for criticism is lifting. Benitez’s desire is to coalesce the club behind him and... Read more
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Newcastle United FC
Rafa Making "Good Progress" In Transfer Markethas indicated that it's only a matter of time. But Benitez is working with man
Rafa Making "Good Progress" In Transfer Market
Newcastle United FC / Posted 17 days ago
has indicated that it's only a matter of time. But Benitez is working with managing director Lee Charnley and head scout Graham Carr to bring in some new faces and, in an interview with the Chronicle, he admitted that he was looking at home and... Read more
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chroniclelive
Rafa Benitez: Newcastle United manager Q&A on recruitment and what fans mean to himthat we want to build. “I have good connections abroad and I am using those co
Rafa Benitez: Newcastle United manager Q&A on recruitment and what fans mean to him
chroniclelive / Posted 17 days ago
that we want to build. “I have good connections abroad and I am using those connections and working with Lee and with Graham [Carr], it is a good partnership and I said before we are making very good progress.” Benitez replies: “I knew about... Read more
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chroniclelive
Mehdi Abeid linked with a return - but could it really happen?Abeid was caught in a period when Newcastle’s recruitment philosophy was muddle
Mehdi Abeid linked with a return - but could it really happen?
chroniclelive / Posted 18 days ago
Abeid was caught in a period when Newcastle’s recruitment philosophy was muddled. Pardew wanted a strong British core, Graham Carr something different: Abeid, like Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa and others, suffered. Newcastle United transfer speculation -... Read more
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nufcblog
Two Positions Benitez Must Strengthen This Summereven in January – there was a good chance we could have avoided relegation, but
Two Positions Benitez Must Strengthen This Summer
nufcblog / Posted 19 days ago
even in January – there was a good chance we could have avoided relegation, but that was just one mistake Lee Charnley and Graham Carr made last season – there were many more. The big one was keeping Steve McClaren in the job when it was obvious... Read more
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nufcblog
Sissoko Speaks Of His Relationship With Benitezstarting this Friday. Rafa Benitez with Moussa Sissoko Newcastle signed Moussa
Sissoko Speaks Of His Relationship With Benitez
nufcblog / Posted 20 days ago
starting this Friday. Rafa Benitez with Moussa Sissoko Newcastle signed Moussa from Toulouse in January of 2013, after Graham Carr had been watching him for some time. It just so happens that before that Rafa Benitez while he was Liverpool... Read more
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nufcblog
Newcastle To Change Their Transfer PrioritiesGraham Carr may currently still be on Newcastle’s books as the Chief Scout, but
Newcastle To Change Their Transfer Priorities
nufcblog / Posted 22 days ago
Graham Carr may currently still be on Newcastle’s books as the Chief Scout, but the days when Newcastle did intensive scouting and recruitment from France are over and with Rafa Benitez in charge of things it looks like Rafa is keen to bring in... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle to cool interest in French market as Rafa Benitez lays rebuilds recruitment systemcontact book and methods to ensure no time is wasted in what is going to be a s
Newcastle to cool interest in French market as Rafa Benitez lays rebuilds recruitment system
chroniclelive / Posted 22 days ago
contact book and methods to ensure no time is wasted in what is going to be a short summer break for United. Chief scout Graham Carr and his recruitment team remain on the books at Newcastle despite talk that the Geordie talent spotter would quit... Read more
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nufcblog
Not Even Newcastle Are Daft Enough To Do Thisduring Newcastle’s 5-1 win over Spurs As we saw very clearly last season those
Not Even Newcastle Are Daft Enough To Do This
nufcblog / Posted 23 days ago
during Newcastle’s 5-1 win over Spurs As we saw very clearly last season those running Newcastle – namely Lee Charnley and Graham Carr – were totally incompetent and that was the main reason we were relegated, but surely they are not daft enough to... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Benitez is Newcastle's most important signing since Sir Bobbycontroversial nine-year reign, has been the obvious target. But men like manag
Benitez is Newcastle's most important signing since Sir Bobby
TEAMTalk / Posted 27 days ago
controversial nine-year reign, has been the obvious target. But men like managing director Lee Charnley and chief scout Graham Carr should also not escape censure, and the decision by Charnley not to replace the hapless Steve McClaren until... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle's ten longest serving players - and how the release of the retained list could change itRobson era and the current squad – and a changing of the guard. There are only
Newcastle's ten longest serving players - and how the release of the retained list could change it
chroniclelive / Posted 28 days ago
Robson era and the current squad – and a changing of the guard. There are only three players in the squad who pre-date the Graham Carr recruitment era – and Taylor and Tim Krul are the only two players left who pre-date Mike Ashley’s purchase of... Read more
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chroniclelive
Tough guy Rafa Benitez won't care about being anyone's friend - and that's just fineMike Ashley that the little Spaniard had them in a head lock. Benitez has got
Tough guy Rafa Benitez won't care about being anyone's friend - and that's just fine
chroniclelive / Posted a month ago
Mike Ashley that the little Spaniard had them in a head lock. Benitez has got what he wanted and so he should. The days of Graham Carr dictating all buys was a disaster of epic proportions. Now Rafa is threatening to scrap the rule book of only... Read more
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nufcblog
Newcastle Linked With Creative Championship Starfour years ago – as being three players the Magpies are interested in. All thr
Newcastle Linked With Creative Championship Star
nufcblog / Posted a month ago
four years ago – as being three players the Magpies are interested in. All three players have been tracked by Chief Scout Graham Carr in the past, and they are former targets playing in the Championship – and Rafa has recently said he may bring in... Read more
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chroniclelive
Rafa Benitez's arrival heralds the start of a new era - it's time to wipe the slate clean– only by throwing more money at it. An £80million cash injection might have w
Rafa Benitez's arrival heralds the start of a new era - it's time to wipe the slate clean
chroniclelive / Posted 1 months ago
– only by throwing more money at it. An £80million cash injection might have worked but the judgement of Charnley and Graham Carr proved flawed. The fundamental changes in approach and mentality that their critics had called for were dodged... Read more
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chroniclelive
Rafa Benitez reveals simple philosophy he will apply to Newcastle's transfer policy this summerfight for a gruelling 46-game Championship campaign seeing as they could not se
Rafa Benitez reveals simple philosophy he will apply to Newcastle's transfer policy this summer
chroniclelive / Posted 1 months ago
fight for a gruelling 46-game Championship campaign seeing as they could not secure top-flight survival. Chief scout Graham Carr is now expected to remain at the club, at the very least in the short term, in a watered-down capacity - with... Read more
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iol.co.za
How Benitez was persuaded to stay with Newcastlerepeated criticism of their desire to sign players under the age of 25 from acr
How Benitez was persuaded to stay with Newcastle
iol.co.za / Posted 1 months ago
repeated criticism of their desire to sign players under the age of 25 from across the cheaper markets in Europe scouted by Graham Carr, the de facto director of football, who would have resale value. They had neglected key areas of the team,... Read more
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