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chroniclelive
Will NUFC being for sale affect transfer plans? - 8 Qs for Rafacurious given his decent start to the season. Why have neither been involved?
chroniclelive / Posted 9 minutes ago
curious given his decent start to the season. Why have neither been involved? And could the pair return this weekend? Mikel Merino and Jonjo Shelvey started together for the first time against Liverpool, before Isaac Hayden returned and scored... Read more
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chroniclelive
Football has to take over from 'for sale' talk - but Rafa Benitez won't let his side be distractedUnited’s potential buyers. However the big decision is in front of Lejeune. H
chroniclelive / Posted an hour ago
United’s potential buyers. However the big decision is in front of Lejeune. How does Rafa utilise both Jonjo Shelvey and Mikel Merino (his best two passers along with Matt Ritchie) yet retain the defensive snap of Isaac Hayden? Ritchie has... Read more
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HITC Sport
Newcastle missed out on re-signing £120,000 midfielder: would takeover give them another chance?did manage to tie up a permanent deal for winger Christian Atsu, as well as bri
HITC Sport / Posted 12 hours ago
did manage to tie up a permanent deal for winger Christian Atsu, as well as bring in Florian Lejeune, Javier Manquillo, Mikel Merino, Jacob Murphy and Joselu. However, Newcastle failed to bring in a number of other targets due to a lack of... Read more
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HITC Sport
Report: Newcastle held talks over shock deal to re-sign Liverpool ace, but they demanded a feeover the summer transfer window, with manager Rafael Benitez only managing to b
HITC Sport / Posted 15 hours ago
over the summer transfer window, with manager Rafael Benitez only managing to bring in Florian Lejeune, Javier Manquillo, Mikel Merino, Jacob Murphy and Joselu after securing Christian Atsu on a permanent basis. Benitez ultimately didn't have the... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Revealed: The five undroppables for all 20 Premier League clubs7.41 Abdoulaye Doucare 7.13 Jose Holebas 7.04 Nathaniel Chalabah 7.02 Kiko
TEAMTalk / Posted 19 hours ago
7.41 Abdoulaye Doucare 7.13 Jose Holebas 7.04 Nathaniel Chalabah 7.02 Kiko Femenia 7.02 Chancel Mbemba 7.30 Mikel Merino 7.08 Jamaal Lascelles 7.05 Matt Ritchie 7.05 Joselu 6.95 Shane Duffy 7.21 Tomer Hemed 7.02 Pascal Gross... Read more
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HITC Sport
Forgotten Everton ace returns: future still in doubt, but any Newcastle move looks to be deada move. The problem with the idea that Newcastle would renew their interest is
HITC Sport / Posted yesterday
a move. The problem with the idea that Newcastle would renew their interest is that Rafael Benitez has seen summer signing Mikel Merino impress so much in midfield, that he has made the Spaniard's loan move from Borussia Dortmund permanent. With... Read more
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nufcblog
» It’s Now Or Never For Ashley To Sell Newcastle – With One ProblemDeAndre Yedlin, Jamaal Lascelles, Ciaran Clark, Matt Ritchie, Christian Atsu an
nufcblog / Posted 2 days ago
DeAndre Yedlin, Jamaal Lascelles, Ciaran Clark, Matt Ritchie, Christian Atsu and new boys brought in over the summer – Mikel Merino and Javier Manquillo. Javier has come back into the side and played very well at left-back in our last two... Read more
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HITC Sport
Exciting Newcastle move could see long-term success if Benitez gets his wayarrival should be a catalyst for more. It did not take Newcastle United fans l
HITC Sport / Posted 3 days ago
arrival should be a catalyst for more. It did not take Newcastle United fans long to realise just how good summer signing Mikel Merino is, and the club duly followed, making his loan move permanent earlier this month and ensuring he is now tied to... Read more
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HITC Sport
Potentially exciting partnership meant Newcastle ace's moment of class was perfectly timedLiverpool before the international break, it appeared that the majority of the
HITC Sport / Posted 3 days ago
Liverpool before the international break, it appeared that the majority of the Toon Army wanted to see Jonjo Shelvey and Mikel Merino become the regular central midfield partnership for the Magpies after the pair generally shone against the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Shelvey's matching cast - it's NUFC moments you might have missedfrom Benitez.Shelvey, Merino and Hayden can play together For the final half-h
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
from Benitez.Shelvey, Merino and Hayden can play together For the final half-hour at St Mary’s, Benitez deployed Shelvey, Mikel Merino and Hayden in the same team for the very first time - and all featured in midfield. Benitez switched from his... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle United have a midfield dilemma, but Rafa Benitez will be delightedthat was fully justified with the midfielder opening the scoring as part of an
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
that was fully justified with the midfielder opening the scoring as part of an all-round solid performance.Isaac Hayden, Mikel Merino and Jonjo Shelvey As good as Merino is, you have to remember that Hayden is a fully fledged England Under-21... Read more
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chroniclelive
5 things we learned from Southampton 2-2 NUFCon the south coast...1. Yes, there’s Shelvey and Merino - but let’s not forget
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
on the south coast...1. Yes, there’s Shelvey and Merino - but let’s not forget about Hayden Two days after confirming that Mikel Merino had been tied down until 2022, the Spaniard found himself rested and on the bench. Merino has played a lot of... Read more
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chroniclelive
Southampton 2-2 NUFC player ratings: Read Lee Ryder's marksthe same. But who did the business and who struggled to assert themselves? Her
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
the same. But who did the business and who struggled to assert themselves? Here are Lee Ryder’s Newcastle player ratings. Mikel Merino 7 (for Perez 63) Didn't really put a foot wrong. Dwight Gayle 6 (for Joselu 68) Desperately in need of a goal... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Benitez: Hopefully the fans can be happy with the pointbit more, we worked so hard.” Share this Page Related Articles Newcastle com
TEAMTalk / Posted 4 days ago
bit more, we worked so hard.” Share this Page Related Articles Newcastle complete permanent move for Dortmund star Mikel Merino has completed a permanent move to Newcastle from Borussia Dortmund after an impressive start… October 13 2017,... Read more
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chroniclelive
NUFC match report: United win a battling point on the South Coastto beat Forster and hand Newcastle the lead. Some observers had questioned Ben
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
to beat Forster and hand Newcastle the lead. Some observers had questioned Benitez’s decision to include Hayden ahead of Mikel Merino but his selection suddenly became fully justified. Two minutes later Elliot had to watch Virgil van Dijk’s... Read more
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Vavel
Southampton 2-2 Newcastle United: Gabbiadini brace earns Saints a valuable pointfor Redmond, presumably to attack Yedlin and try to get a numerical advantage o
Vavel / Posted 4 days ago
for Redmond, presumably to attack Yedlin and try to get a numerical advantage on the pitch, while Perez was subbed off for Mikel Merino as Newcastle set up to contain their opposition. Interestingly though, Ryan Bertrand seemed to operate in a... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle fans react as Merino drops to the benchchanges coming as a surprise to many Newcastle fans. With both players being a
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
changes coming as a surprise to many Newcastle fans. With both players being away on international duty, Ciaran Clark and Mikel Merino drop to the bench, making way for Florian Lejeune and Isaac Hayden. Rob Elliot retains his place in goal, while... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
LaLiga duo attempted to wreck Newcastle Merino plansrisked losing Mikel Merino last week. Super Deporte says Toon held off Valenci
tribalfootball.com / Posted 4 days ago
risked losing Mikel Merino last week. Super Deporte says Toon held off Valencia in order to secure Merino's permanent signature. Athletic Bilbao were also extremely keen on the 21-year-old, but Rafa Benitez proved influential in convincing the... Read more
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Futn Soccer
Newcastle United youngster reveals his lofty aspirationsMikel Merino has said that Newcastle United can help him achieve his dream of r
Futn Soccer / Posted 4 days ago
Mikel Merino has said that Newcastle United can help him achieve his dream of receiving a call-up to the Spain national team. Merino arrived at the Magpies initially on loan from Borussia Dortmund during the summer but his transfer was made... Read more
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Football365
Benitez: In-fighting Newcastle pair will buy us all lunchsigned a new long-term contract during the break, and was joined in committing
Football365 / Posted 4 days ago
signed a new long-term contract during the break, and was joined in committing his future to the club by midfielder Mikel Merino on Friday when it was announced that the 21-year-old, who arrived on a season-long loan deal from Borussia... Read more
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HITC Sport
Newcastle signing asked who he models game on; offers least surprising answerEver since Mikel Merino arrived on loan at Newcastle in the summer, spectators
HITC Sport / Posted 5 days ago
Ever since Mikel Merino arrived on loan at Newcastle in the summer, spectators and pundits alike have suggested that the Magpies may have landed their own Xabi Alonso. Rafa Benitez - who, of course, managed Alonso at Liverpool - has previously... Read more
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nufcblog
» This Defender Could Be Bargain Buy For Newcastle In Januaryfor around £12M net have turned out to be very decent players. And we just sig
nufcblog / Posted 5 days ago
for around £12M net have turned out to be very decent players. And we just signed one of them – the impressive 21-year-old Mikel Merino – for £6.5M in a permanent move from Borussia Dortmund late last week. The 6ft 2 ins tall Jugas is a powerful... Read more
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chroniclelive
Rafa on whether Merino & Shelvey will start together away from homeplayed with either one or the other one. “They need to know each other really
chroniclelive / Posted 5 days ago
played with either one or the other one. “They need to know each other really well and they are starting to do that.”Mikel Merino and Jonjo Shelve Newcastle return to Southampton on Sunday for the first time since Lascelles really thrust... Read more
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Futn Soccer
Huge ambitions could spur Newcastle United man into playing his best footballNewcastle swiftly activated their option to permanently sign Spanish midfielder
Futn Soccer / Posted 5 days ago
Newcastle swiftly activated their option to permanently sign Spanish midfielder Mikel Merino on Friday just 7 games into his season-long loan from Borussia Dortmund. In just 7 games, the 21-year-old has already shown enough quality to convince the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Mikel Merino - I aim to play for the Spain's senior side and CAN do it as a Newcastle playerMikel Merino was part of a generation of youngsters in Spain who were brought u
chroniclelive / Posted 5 days ago
Mikel Merino was part of a generation of youngsters in Spain who were brought up on football success. The 21-year-old watched on in awe as Spain won the World Cup and two European Championships in the space of just four years. He said: “It is my... Read more
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chroniclelive
up to Saints clash; Latest on potential takeoverwith those players who remained and will be looking for three points on the Sou
chroniclelive / Posted 5 days ago
with those players who remained and will be looking for three points on the South Coast. His side is boosted by the news Mikel Merino is now staying - for good. As ever we want to hear from you, so please send us your thoughts over Facebook at... Read more
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chroniclelive
Mo Diame must show same passion on the pitch to win Newcastle United place backhe has to hit the ground running next time an opportunity arises. It is the wa
chroniclelive / Posted 5 days ago
he has to hit the ground running next time an opportunity arises. It is the way it is under Benitez. Ask Jonjo Shelvey. Or Mikel Merino, who took full advantage of Shelvey’s suspension to earn himself a permanent deal and a five-year contract... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Mikel Merino: Newcastle can fulfill my Spain dreamMikel Merino believes Merino signed outright for Newcastle this week from Boru
tribalfootball.com / Posted 5 days ago
Mikel Merino believes Merino signed outright for Newcastle this week from Borussia Dortmund. "It is my dream to play for Spain," said Merino, who scored for the U21s this week. "It will be hard and I will never think it will be easy. "You only... Read more
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chroniclelive
How Janmaat's punch changed everything for NUFCbe different,” he said. Benitez will assess his players today but he has a ful
chroniclelive / Posted 5 days ago
be different,” he said. Benitez will assess his players today but he has a full squad to choose from. It’s likely that Mikel Merino – whose permanent move from Borussia Dortmund was confirmed for around £7million on Friday – will continue with... Read more
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nufcblog
» Mikel Merino Talks Positively About His Unsuccessful Time At Borussia DortmundMikel Merino is looked on as a potential future star at Newcastle, and he is al
nufcblog / Posted 6 days ago
Mikel Merino is looked on as a potential future star at Newcastle, and he is already loved by the fans as Rafa pointed out in his press conference yesterday. Mikel is an impressive young man who knows exactly what he wants to do in football and... Read more
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chroniclelive
Rafa Benitez happy for Lascelles to keep challenging NUFC teammateswhich players push themselves to retain the intensity levels that have been set
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
which players push themselves to retain the intensity levels that have been set in previous sessions.Jamaal Lascelles and Mikel Merino laugh during the Newcastle United Training session at the Newcastle United Training Centre on October 13, 2017,... Read more
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Futn Soccer
Newcastle United complete major dealNewcastle United have completed the signing of Mikel Merino from Borussia Dortm
Futn Soccer / Posted 6 days ago
Newcastle United have completed the signing of Mikel Merino from Borussia Dortmund on a permanent basis. Merino made the move to the Magpies on loan during the summer with the option to make the deal permanent if he manages to impress in... Read more
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HITC Sport
Pellegrino against former boss among Southampton v Newcastle key battles to watchis taking place. Mario Lemina has been impressive since his summer switch from
HITC Sport / Posted 6 days ago
is taking place. Mario Lemina has been impressive since his summer switch from Juventus and Borussia Dortmund loanee Mikel Merino will be tasked with suppressing the box-to-box midfielder, while Oriol Romeu will want to stop Jonjo Shelvey... Read more
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nufcblog
» Rafa – There Has Been Lots Of Good News For The ClubRafa Benitez was upbeat at his press conference and interviews yesterday aftern
nufcblog / Posted 6 days ago
Rafa Benitez was upbeat at his press conference and interviews yesterday afternoon. One very positive thing was that Mikel Merino signed a new five year permanent deal for the club after playing only 7 first team games for Newcastle on loan from... Read more
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chroniclelive
Mikel Merino on why he's fallen in love with Newcastle UnitedMikel Merino says he no longer felt like a footballer during his unhappy spell
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
Mikel Merino says he no longer felt like a footballer during his unhappy spell with Borussia Dortmund. The 21-year-old had arrived at Dortmund’s 81,000 capacity Signal Iduna Park with high hopes of putting in fine performances in front of the Yellow... Read more
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chroniclelive
Mikel Merino's thank you to the Newcastle United supportersMikel Merino says that the passion of Newcastle United’s fanbase reminds him of
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
Mikel Merino says that the passion of Newcastle United’s fanbase reminds him of his short spell with Borussia Dortmund. But he admits that the passion of the supporters in Dortmund is very similar. “But there are some similarities in the way the... Read more
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HITC Sport
Benitez delivers injury update; comments on training ground bust-up was fine. After the incident they apologised to each other. On Friday, Newcast
HITC Sport / Posted 6 days ago
was fine. After the incident they apologised to each other. On Friday, Newcastle confirmed that they have signed Mikel Merino on a permanent deal from Borussia Dortmund. The Spanish midfielder has signed a five-year deal at the Tyneside... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Lunch is on Newcastle duo after training-ground bustsigned a new long-term contract during the break, and was joined in committing
TEAMTalk / Posted 6 days ago
signed a new long-term contract during the break, and was joined in committing his future to the club by midfielder Mikel Merino on Friday when it was announced that the 21-year-old, who arrived on a season-long loan deal from Borussia... Read more
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nufcblog
» Newcastle Fans Over The Moon With Mikel Merino Signing – A Real Bargain BuyIt was excellent news that we have signed Mikel Merino today from Borussia Dort
nufcblog / Posted 6 days ago
It was excellent news that we have signed Mikel Merino today from Borussia Dortmund on a permanent deal and the fee is said to be around 6.5M. Newcastle signed him as soon as we could one he had played a certain number of games so the loan fee must... Read more
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nufcblog
» Merino – It’s Like A New Home For Me – I Am Happy To Be At NewcastleIt was excellent news that Mikel Merino singed permanently for us from Borussia
nufcblog / Posted 6 days ago
It was excellent news that Mikel Merino singed permanently for us from Borussia Dortmund for a fee said to £6.5M plus the loan fee we paid – whatever that was. The deal is for five years and keeps the talented 21-year-old with us until at least... Read more
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chroniclelive
'I can learn a lot from Benitez' - Mikel Merino's positive about his Newcastle United futureMikel Merino admits he is looking forward to having a long-term future with New
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
Mikel Merino admits he is looking forward to having a long-term future with Newcastle United. Merino leaves Borussia Dortmund after just one season, but has no regrets. Speaking after making the move permanent, Merino said: “I feel really happy.... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Newcastle make Mikel Merino loan deal permanentMikel Merino has completed a permanent move to Newcastle from Borussia Dortmund
Football.co.uk / Posted 6 days ago
Mikel Merino has completed a permanent move to Newcastle from Borussia Dortmund after an impressive start to his career in England, the Magpies have announced. The 21-year-old midfielder arrived at St James’ Park on loan in July with the possibility... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Newcastle sign outright BVB midfielder Mikel Merinohave completed the permanent signing of Borussia Dortmund midfielder Mikel Meri
tribalfootball.com / Posted 6 days ago
have completed the permanent signing of Borussia Dortmund midfielder Mikel Merino. Merino moved to St James' Park on loan over the summer with an option to stay full-time if he impressed in the Premier League. And Rafa Benitez has been so impressed... Read more
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chroniclelive
NUFC fans react to Mikel Merino signingNewcastle United announced the permanent signing of Mikel Merino this morning,
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
Newcastle United announced the permanent signing of Mikel Merino this morning, and Magpies fans are delighted. The 21-year-old joined United on an initial season-long loan deal in July, but there was an agreement that they could sign him permanently... Read more
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chroniclelive
Will Mikel Merino soon be scoring crackers like this for Newcastle United?Newcastle United have tied up Mikel Merino for the next five years, much to the
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
Newcastle United have tied up Mikel Merino for the next five years, much to the delight of the Magpies’ fans. And judging by this goal for Spain’s Under-21s last week, there is plenty more to come from the youngster. Merino has been in excellent... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Mixed Signalsthere's been a realisation that there has to be a plan and this policy alone ca
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 6 days ago
there's been a realisation that there has to be a plan and this policy alone can never work. Today's announcement that Mikel Merino is now officially our property, the fears that a potential £30m - £40m player of the future and a sale of him in... Read more
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nufcblog
» Mikel Merino Signs New Five Year Permanent Deal For NewcastleGreat news today that Newcastle have signed Mikel Merino to a five-year deal af
nufcblog / Posted 6 days ago
Great news today that Newcastle have signed Mikel Merino to a five-year deal after he played the number of games that would trigger the permanent signing of the Spanish U21 International from Borussia Dortmund. He has played 6 first team games for... Read more
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soccernews
Newcastle complete permanent Merino dealNewcastle United have announced the permanent signing of Mikel Merino after a f
soccernews / Posted 6 days ago
Newcastle United have announced the permanent signing of Mikel Merino after a fine start to life at St James’ Park. The Spain Under-21 international joined Rafael Benitez’s men on loan from Borussia Dortmund ahead of the current campaign, having... Read more
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soccernews
Newcastle sign Mikel Merino outrightPremier League outfit Newcastle United have announced on their official website
soccernews / Posted 6 days ago
Premier League outfit Newcastle United have announced on their official website that Spanish midfielder Mikel Merino has signed a permanent deal with the club. The 21-year-old initially joined the Magpies on loan with option to buy, but the club... Read more
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Soccer Way
Newcastle complete permanent Merino deal Newcastle complete permanent Merino deal Newcastle United have announced the p
Soccer Way / Posted 6 days ago
Newcastle complete permanent Merino deal Newcastle United have announced the permanent signing of Mikel Merino after a fine start to life at St James' Park. The Spain Under-21 international joined Rafael Benitez's men on loan from Borussia Dortmund... Read more
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