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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.
John Barnes verdict on whether Allan Saint-Maximin is set to join ‘big six’ club
Referee who was part of worst ever Newcastle blunder decision now promoted to Premier League
Alan Shearer names two players who have to start for England v Czech Republic
Newcastle United dream ended for this local lad after White Hart Lane experience
June published Government figures show NUFC furlough money Mike Ashley is still claiming