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chroniclelive
How Javier Manquillo transfer shows Rafa is in control of signings - even if it doesn't excite fansrather than the successes or the balance sheet overall. Voices close to the Un
chroniclelive / Posted 17 hours ago
rather than the successes or the balance sheet overall. Voices close to the United owner, including then-chief scout Graham Carr, pointed to Benitez’s decision to bring in Matz Sels for £5.5m, then drop the Belgian after nine league games.... Read more
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chroniclelive
Every player in Newcastle United's squad valued: How experts rate Rafa Benitez's squadtransfer fees to a good accuracy in the past – but is one that Newcastle have r
chroniclelive / Posted 8 days ago
transfer fees to a good accuracy in the past – but is one that Newcastle have roughly followed in the past. In the Graham Carr era United signings had to tick a number of boxes to ensure they would hold value – and the valuations held in... Read more
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chroniclelive
Rafa Benitez's frustration: Newcastle can turn the momentum quickly, it's not 2008 all over againanywhere near decisively enough. It’s a curious situation made even more stran
chroniclelive / Posted 9 days ago
anywhere near decisively enough. It’s a curious situation made even more strange because there is money to spend. Graham Carr has left the club now but as recently as late March he was telling agents and intermediaries that Newcastle would... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Benitez Playing The Ultimate Mind Gameon Mike Ashley to provide the funds for Benitez to add more talent to the squad
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 9 days ago
on Mike Ashley to provide the funds for Benitez to add more talent to the squad before kick-off. And the departure of Graham Carr can only be seen as a positive as Rafa secures yet more keys to the palace. Business will be done later in the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle United's new signing should look to one of his new team-mates for inspirationNewcastle eventually tip-toed into the transfer market this week for the first
chroniclelive / Posted 12 days ago
Newcastle eventually tip-toed into the transfer market this week for the first time since the departure of chief scout Graham Carr it was ironic they should sign a Frenchman. Isn’t that how Carr is remembered by frustrated fans? That... Read more
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chroniclelive
Alexandre Lacazette to Arsenal for £50m? How Newcastle baulked at £16m for him - and signed Rivierebut Newcastle baulked at the £16m price tag they were quoted. Rather than pay
chroniclelive / Posted 16 days ago
but Newcastle baulked at the £16m price tag they were quoted. Rather than pay £16m for the priority forward chief scout Graham Carr had identified, United opted to spend that amount on both Cabella (in fairness, highly recommended by their... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Rafa Starts To Mould The Squadmain man at the club with former managers just putting their name to any signin
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 16 days ago
main man at the club with former managers just putting their name to any signings that were made by then chief recruiter Graham Carr although the odd bit of input was there to make it seem that their job was important. Alan Pardew was allowed... Read more
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chroniclelive
Why Florian Lejeune's arrival is so important for Newcastle and Rafa - in more ways than one- the timing was crucial. Another reason why this transfer was so important wa
chroniclelive / Posted 16 days ago
- the timing was crucial. Another reason why this transfer was so important was that Lejeune was identified by Benitez. Graham Carr departed last month, with former under-21 scout Steve Nickson subsequently assuming the role of ‘head of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Rafa Benitez urged to have patience with Newcastle’s lack of transfer progresshe frustrations are shared and that “there is confidence that the squad will be
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
he frustrations are shared and that “there is confidence that the squad will be improved.” The departure of chief scout Graham Carr would have “no impact” on current targets. Newcastle have only signed Christian Atsu for £5.6m and defender... Read more
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HITC Sport
Newcastle are testing Rafael Benítez’s patience with tardy transfer workhe has spent recent weeks working busily behind the scenes and is happy to have
HITC Sport / Posted 17 days ago
he has spent recent weeks working busily behind the scenes and is happy to have seen the former all-powerful chief scout Graham Carr – with whom he did not always see eye to eye – replaced by a new head of recruitment in Steve Nickson,... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle United chiefs tell fans: 'Incoming transfer news is expected imminently'emphasised that rumours in the media had no influence on its operations.”Read M
chroniclelive / Posted 17 days ago
emphasised that rumours in the media had no influence on its operations.”Read More United also stated that chief scout Graham Carr’s recent exit won’t affect any deals this summer. The statement added: “The club explained that planning for a... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle United back for start of a new era but club's old blueprint still haunts themUnited players returned to the club’s Benton HQ for the first time since May.
chroniclelive / Posted 17 days ago
United players returned to the club’s Benton HQ for the first time since May. But despite the exit of chief scout Graham Carr last week was supposed to mark a new era for the Magpies, evidence of the club’s old transfer blueprint was still... Read more
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chroniclelive
Why Nikos Dabizas thinks Newcastle United should sign Benfica starEurope) Newcastle are starting a new era of first team recruitment under the g
chroniclelive / Posted 17 days ago
Europe) Newcastle are starting a new era of first team recruitment under the guidance of Steve Nickson who takes over from Graham Carr in the club’s leading talent spotting role. But Dabizas feels that Samaris would be a success at United. He... Read more
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nufcblog
» Rafa Benitez Moves Quickly To Appoint New Head Of Recruitmentmanager Rafa Benitez has appointed Steve Nickson, the former U21 scout as the c
nufcblog / Posted 19 days ago
manager Rafa Benitez has appointed Steve Nickson, the former U21 scout as the clubs’ new Head of Recruitment. Chief Scout Graham Carr left the club recently and so Rafa has wasted no time in appointing the impressive Nickson to the head of... Read more
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chroniclelive
Louis Nicollin dead: Montpellier president and one-time scourge of Newcastle United has passed awaysuccess: a maverick who bestrode the French football scene during his laugh. Wi
chroniclelive / Posted 21 days ago
success: a maverick who bestrode the French football scene during his laugh. With Newcastle, through then Chief Scout Graham Carr, so active in France it was little wonder that he had plenty to say about the club as they looked to snap up many... Read more
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chroniclelive
What ever happened to the five Newcastle United youngsters Alan Pardew tipped for the top?True, Pardew was trying to be positive in tough circumstances as he battled to
chroniclelive / Posted 22 days ago
True, Pardew was trying to be positive in tough circumstances as he battled to bring in his own players as chief scout Graham Carr had a big say on recruitment, but nevertheless, things didn’t work out the way the club hoped for many of their second... Read more
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Football365
Newcastle's difficult choice: Pay up or stumblein the Premier League, a club must have something special up their sleeves. Fo
Football365 / Posted 22 days ago
in the Premier League, a club must have something special up their sleeves. For seven years, Newcastle’s ‘something’ was Graham Carr, the chief scout and transfer guru credited with the club’s fifth-place finish in 2011/12 after a period of... Read more
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Football365
Newcastle are sleepwalking into a relegation battle...in the Premier League, a club must have something special up their sleeves. Fo
Football365 / Posted 22 days ago
in the Premier League, a club must have something special up their sleeves. For seven years, Newcastle’s ‘something’ was Graham Carr, the chief scout and transfer guru credited with the club’s fifth-place finish in 2011/12 after a period of... Read more
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Football365
Newcastle keeper Sels joins Anderlecht on loanyet be further movement. The Spaniard’s hand has been strengthened in the last
Football365 / Posted 22 days ago
yet be further movement. The Spaniard’s hand has been strengthened in the last 24 hours by the departure of chief scout Graham Carr, giving him the greater say he wanted over transfers with the club still awaiting their first summer... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Newcastle share Benitez frustrations; transfers will happeneye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand st
TEAMTalk / Posted 23 days ago
eye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand strengthened by the departure of chief scout Graham Carr last week, Benitez is now hoping for decisive action with several of his targets having already fallen by the... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Newcastle move to reassure Rafa Benitez that transfer targets are being pursuedeye-watering benchmark - and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand st
Football.co.uk / Posted 23 days ago
eye-watering benchmark - and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand strengthened by the departure of chief scout Graham Carr last week, Benitez is now hoping for decisive action with several of his targets having already fallen by the... Read more
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23d
Oxford Mail
Newcastle move to reassure Rafa Benitez that transfer targets are being pursuedeye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand st
Oxford Mail / Posted 23 days ago
eye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand strengthened by the departure of chief scout Graham Carr last week, Benitez is now hoping for decisive action with several of his targets having already fallen by the... Read more
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Gazette
Newcastle move to reassure Rafa Benitez that transfer targets are being pursuedeye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand st
Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
eye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand strengthened by the departure of chief scout Graham Carr last week, Benitez is now hoping for decisive action with several of his targets having already fallen by the... Read more
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23d
guardian-series
Newcastle move to reassure Rafa Benitez that transfer targets are being pursuedeye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand st
guardian-series / Posted 23 days ago
eye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand strengthened by the departure of chief scout Graham Carr last week, Benitez is now hoping for decisive action with several of his targets having already fallen by the... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Newcastle move to reassure Rafa Benitez that transfer targets are being pursuedeye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand st
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
eye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand strengthened by the departure of chief scout Graham Carr last week, Benitez is now hoping for decisive action with several of his targets having already fallen by the... Read more
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Harrow Times
Newcastle move to reassure Rafa Benitez that transfer targets are being pursuedeye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand st
Harrow Times / Posted 23 days ago
eye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand strengthened by the departure of chief scout Graham Carr last week, Benitez is now hoping for decisive action with several of his targets having already fallen by the... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Newcastle move to reassure Rafa Benitez that transfer targets are being pursuedeye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand st
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 23 days ago
eye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand strengthened by the departure of chief scout Graham Carr last week, Benitez is now hoping for decisive action with several of his targets having already fallen by the... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Newcastle move to reassure Rafa Benitez that transfer targets are being pursuedeye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand st
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 23 days ago
eye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand strengthened by the departure of chief scout Graham Carr last week, Benitez is now hoping for decisive action with several of his targets having already fallen by the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Newcastle move to reassure Rafa Benitez that transfer targets are being pursuedeye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand st
EveningTimes Online / Posted 23 days ago
eye-watering benchmark – and wage demands not helping. Having seen his hand strengthened by the departure of chief scout Graham Carr last week, Benitez is now hoping for decisive action with several of his targets having already fallen by the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle United face a huge fortnight - Mike Ashley and Lee Charnley simply must deliverMagpies owner - I’m not quite sure I ever will - and he needs to just leave Raf
chroniclelive / Posted 24 days ago
Magpies owner - I’m not quite sure I ever will - and he needs to just leave Rafa to run the football club how he sees fit. Graham Carr has gone as chief scout, which means Rafa is solely in charge of recruitment.Read More Now I’m not saying Ashley... Read more
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chroniclelive
Five managers haven't persuaded Mike Ashley to break the transfer record - Rafa Benitez has toBenitez, the sixth, is backed as the man to break the £15million barrier and ob
chroniclelive / Posted 24 days ago
Benitez, the sixth, is backed as the man to break the £15million barrier and obliterate that antiquated transfer record. Graham Carr knew what the remit was. He paid the price for how wedded he was to the transfer policy last week but in more... Read more
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chroniclelive
Rafa Benitez differs from Kevin Keegan in one key way - and it's good news for Newcastle Unitedending with Chelsea has brought the realisation that this is the real deal, the
chroniclelive / Posted 25 days ago
ending with Chelsea has brought the realisation that this is the real deal, the Premier League.Read More And chief scout Graham Carr, dad of the Chatty Man, has departed after an eventful seven years. Maybe he enjoyed some early success with the... Read more
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chroniclelive
What next for Henri Saivet as Rafa Benitez gets set to decide on the midfieldersay that four games - 147 minutes in total - is nowhere near enough time to est
chroniclelive / Posted 25 days ago
say that four games - 147 minutes in total - is nowhere near enough time to establish yourself in the Premier League. A Graham Carr recommendation, Saivet came with a reputation not dissimilar to that of Tiote and Yohan Cabaye - an unknown... Read more
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chroniclelive
Tammy Abraham alternatives: Seven who might be Newcastle United's Plan Battacking option, and Atletico Madrid’s Kevin Gameiro certainly matches what th
chroniclelive / Posted 26 days ago
attacking option, and Atletico Madrid’s Kevin Gameiro certainly matches what the club are looking for. He was a player Graham Carr tried to sign during his time as United’s influential Chief Scout. A French international with 13 caps, Gameiro... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle are fighting to re-assert their Premier League credibility - signings must arrive soonstructural changes at the club or even something more profound on its way. Tha
chroniclelive / Posted 26 days ago
structural changes at the club or even something more profound on its way. That United parted ways with the influential Graham Carr on Wednesday was significant. Benitez was never under the thumb of the football board in the way that Steve... Read more
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Vavel
Opinion: The best and worst of Graham Carr22-06-2017 Head Scout Graham Carr is leaving Newcastle United so we take a look
Vavel / Posted 27 days ago
22-06-2017 Head Scout Graham Carr is leaving Newcastle United so we take a look at the highs and lows of his transfer regime. After spending seven years as Head Scout at Newcastle United, it has been... Read more
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HITC Sport
Cheick Tiote among the 3 best Newcastle signings that Graham Carr scoutedAfter leaving Newcastle following seven years as chief scout here are the best
HITC Sport / Posted 27 days ago
After leaving Newcastle following seven years as chief scout here are the best signings Graham Carr oversaw. For a period between 2011 and 2013 in particular, Carr was greatly credited with shaping the Magpies squad and overseeing some of their best... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle United has all the ingredients for success but fans need to see transfer movementbut if the players return to the Benton training base without any new arrival f
chroniclelive / Posted 27 days ago
but if the players return to the Benton training base without any new arrival fan unease will only just rise. The exit of Graham Carr earlier this week felt like a step in the right direction. Carr’s exit suggested more power to Benitez and the... Read more
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give me sport
Newcastle United are about to finally break their transfer recordof Samaris’ imminent arrival comes just days after it was announced that the cl
give me sport / Posted 27 days ago
of Samaris’ imminent arrival comes just days after it was announced that the club’s long-serving chief scout Graham Carr left the club on Wednesday night. Carr’s departure has increased Benitez’s power at St James’ Park. The... Read more
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nufcblog
» Graham Carr Leaving – It Will Greatly Simplify Things At Newcastleworry among Newcastle fans. But it seems that half way through the January win
nufcblog / Posted 28 days ago
worry among Newcastle fans. But it seems that half way through the January window in meetings with Mike Ashley, Graham Carr and others had differing views on who should be brought in (if anybody) during January window and there was even... Read more
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chroniclelive
How Graham Carr's rollercoaster ride at Newcastle United came to an endwindow and taken measures to have a greater say over the comings and goings at
chroniclelive / Posted 28 days ago
window and taken measures to have a greater say over the comings and goings at St James’ Park.” It also stated that: “Graham Carr is set for a direct role in all future purchases.” However, rather than sulking about what had gone on, Benitez... Read more
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chroniclelive
How Will Hughes proved to be the one that got away for Graham Carr at Newcastle UnitedFormer Newcastle United chief scout Graham Carr put in plenty of hours watching
chroniclelive / Posted 28 days ago
Former Newcastle United chief scout Graham Carr put in plenty of hours watching Will Hughes during his time as the club’s leading talent spotter. However, despite being a regular at the Pride Park Stadium to watch Hughes in the colours of Derby... Read more
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chroniclelive
What might have been: The Newcastle United team Graham Carr tried to assembleGraham Carr departs Newcastle United as one of the most significant figures in
chroniclelive / Posted 28 days ago
Graham Carr departs Newcastle United as one of the most significant figures in the club’s recent history. For a brief, thrilling period between 2011 and 2013 he dragged United into a new era of smart, nimble and inspired recruitment. Had he taken... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Ex-Dortmund players 'don’t want to work with Klopp again'– fellow countryman of Mane and played in the same team as him in Senegal and F
TEAMTalk / Posted 28 days ago
– fellow countryman of Mane and played in the same team as him in Senegal and France y_nwaWill Rafa get more power now Graham Carr has left? Graham Carr has resigned, we wish him well. Does this mean more power has been granted to Rafa? At... Read more
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chroniclelive
Graham Carr's exit appeared inevitable - Rafa Benitez wants to take Newcastle in a new directionwon promotion back to the Premier League in 2010, the Magpies squad was reshape
chroniclelive / Posted 28 days ago
won promotion back to the Premier League in 2010, the Magpies squad was reshaped by players recommended by chief scout Graham Carr. In the 15 months that Benitez has been on Tyneside, in particular over the course of the past year, dramatic... Read more
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HITC Sport
Newcastle fans react on Twitter as somewhat divisive figure leaves clubNewcastle fans have been reacting on Twitter to the news the club confirmed on
HITC Sport / Posted 28 days ago
Newcastle fans have been reacting on Twitter to the news the club confirmed on their official website that chief scout Graham Carr has left St James' Park by mutual consent. However, it appears that Rafa Benitez is planning to pursue a new direction... Read more
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chroniclelive
Why life after Graham Carr is already well under way at Newcastle UnitedLife after Graham Carr at Newcastle United is already well under way at St Jame
chroniclelive / Posted 28 days ago
Life after Graham Carr at Newcastle United is already well under way at St James’ Park. United fans woke up to reports linking Newcastle Manchester City’s £8million-rated Brazilian Fernando but it is believed there has been no approach for the... Read more
28d
nufcblog
» Newcastle Fans React To Graham Carr Leaving Newcastlehow well Newcastle did in the 2011-212 season when we finished 5th in the Premi
nufcblog / Posted 28 days ago
how well Newcastle did in the 2011-212 season when we finished 5th in the Premier League. 72 year-old former Chief Scout Graham Carr But lately the good deals tended to dry up although overall we think Graham did very well at Newcastle but now... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle United news and transfer rumours LIVE: Benitez looking to complete second signing as Graham Carr leavesWe’ll be bringing you all the latest fall out but for the meantime here is NUFC
chroniclelive / Posted 28 days ago
We’ll be bringing you all the latest fall out but for the meantime here is NUFC Editor Mark Douglas on Graham Carr’s exit. Graham Carr gone then. This represents the final confirmation that Rafa Benitez is in complete control and should have... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
​Newcastle chief scout Carr leaves the clubNewcastle chief scout Graham Carr has departed from the club with mutual consen
tribalfootball.com / Posted 29 days ago
Newcastle chief scout Graham Carr has departed from the club with mutual consent. Carr, who was responsible for identifying players likes of Yohan Cabaye, Mathieu Debuchy, Moussa Sissoko and Papiss Cisse, had joined the Magpies at the end of 2009-10... Read more
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