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Louis Laros, Luk De Jong’s agent, “The club doesn’t need to be a top club but a good club in a big league where Luuk can play regularly and develop as a player”.
Not a lot of people know this – All clubs who were represented by players in pre-tournament qualification, and/or at the Euros themselves, will all share a pot of 100m Euros!
“…using such a creative player in a deep position is one of those concepts that could catch on — if you can find the right player… At Newcastle we sometimes use Yohan Cabaye there…”
One positive to take is that Tiote has at least never been red carded in two seasons in the Premier League, which shows that he does know how to control himself once he’s received a warning.
An enigmatic Colombian capable of the sublime and the ridiculous, Tino was in the mood on this night though, scoring a fantastic hat-trick to win the game 3-2, the Spanish giants couldn’t live with Asprilla.
We want your photos from away matches, or from your holidays, or wherever you live – from Byker to Barbados and Whitley Bay to Bondi Beach.
Newcastle United have agreed a £5m fee with FC Twente to sign centre-back Douglas, a player who United have been linked with for a number of months.
To improve a team that finished fifth will be very hard, if not impossible, based purely on bargains. This is where we will see the level of ambition Mike Ashley has for Newcastle United.
For the Magpies, Europe and AFCON could combine to create a perfect storm of missing key players, injuries and fatigue. Which could, potentially, destroy a season.
BBC Sport gossip page sums up how small a club Newcastle United are…
Newcastle takeover in serious doubt (WTO) author now admits ‘wouldn’t shock me’ if still goes through
American investor ready in waiting if Saudi PIF Newcastle United takeover fails – Report
Simon Jordan manages to upset both Newcastle United and Sunderland fans with latest comments
Revenge best served cold – Newcastle 6 Aston Villa 0 to be shown at 3pm this Saturday