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What is Newcastle United’s record in terms of overseas signings? Dean Wilkins examines every recruit since 1993 to see whether it is a winning formula.
When it comes to french players in Premier League then Newcastle lead the way – read these headline results of a recent UEFA based demographic study.
This past weekend saw 75 English players start in the ten Premier league matches, a figure that represents only 34% of all the starting line-ups.
When it comes to footballers in the most sought after position up front, that percentage goes up to 44% and in England plus five other countries, over 50% of strikers are from a different country; Yoan Gouffran and Papiss Cisse cases in point.
Steve Bruce moves major step towards the sack as woeful record continues – Relegation zone
Newcastle United agree new bonus structure plus 3 years knocked off FUN88 agreement
Amanda Staveley agrees new Newcastle United deal with Saudi Arabia PIF – Report
Chicago Cubs and Newcastle United for life – Weird twist of fate
Callum Hudson-Odoi ‘close to a loan move’ with Newcastle United an interested party – BBC Sport