Tag Archives: Gallowgate Gossip

Journalist suggests Newcastle United could have the money to fund big striker move

By | 8th January 2020

The Sun’s Alan Nixon provided an update on Newcastle United’s reported chase for AC Milan forward Krzysztof Piatek yesterday by answering a supporter’s question during a Q&A on Twitter.  Indeed, he had previously reported that Steve Bruce was hoping Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s return to San Siro could increase the Toon’s chances of capturing the Polish international […]

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David Ornstein pours cold water over ambitious Newcastle United rumour

By | 8th January 2020

The Telegraph recently suggested that Newcastle United were keen on making a loan move for Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud this month in an attempt to add more goals into the side.  Indeed, the Frenchman has been out of favour under Frank Lampard and the Magpies were said to be ready to offer him the chance […]

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‘Wouldn’t last 20 minutes’ – Loads of Newcastle fans rubbish scout report on 28-goal ace

By | 7th January 2020

Given the lack of firepower in the Newcastle United squad this season, you might have been forgiven in assuming that Magpies supports were desperate to lap up any rumour suggesting their club could move for a prolific forward.  Joelinton’s performance against Rochdale saw him slated online and Dwight Gayle has been linked away so recent […]

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‘Phew’, ‘Mint news’ – Lots of Newcastle fans were pleased to hear transfer update

By | 7th January 2020

As the proverbial rumour mill starts to churn during the first month of the year, Newcastle United were recently linked (as per the Guardian) with what would have been a surprise move for Brighton striker, Glenn Murray.  Indeed, given the Magpies’ lack of firepower this season – with Miguel Almiron, Allan Saint-Maximin and Joelinton combining […]

Sky man bangs drum for reported Newcastle move for 17-goal sensation who’d ‘fit in really well’

By | 16th December 2019

Former England international Darren Bent believes that a Newcastle United swoop for Hull City winger Jarrod Bowen would be ‘perfect’. The Chronicle reported recently that the Magpies have the 22-year-old on their radar ahead of January, and Sky Sports pundit Bent feels it would be a great move. “Yeah, I think he has got the […]

John Gibson launches attack on Newcastle’s ‘flop four’, blasts star who ‘blew’ chance v Burnley

By | 16th December 2019

Veteran Newcastle United correspondent John Gibson has launched an attack on the club’s attackers after the Magpies’ 1-0 defeat to Burnley on Saturday. Steve Bruce’s side struggled to create chances without Jonjo Shelvey, Miguel Almiron and Allan Saint-Maximin, and Gibson feels a lack of firepower could be the team’s undoing this season. “Andy Carroll, Joelinton, Dwight Gayle, […]

PL trio eye swoop for £35,000-per-week Newcastle player with 9 apps this season – Transfer Talk

By | 15th December 2019

Newcastle United right back Javier Manquillo has emerged as a transfer target for three Premier League teams, according to the Daily Telegraph. The newspaper claims that the Spaniard is being monitored by Crystal Palace, West Ham United and Brighton & Hove Albion, with his Magpies contract set to expire at the end of the season. Steve […]

Steve Bruce considering going against Rafa Benitez tradition at Newcastle come February

By | 15th December 2019

Newcastle United head coach Steve Bruce is considering giving his players some time off over the Premier League’s first ever winter break in February, according to The Chronicle. The newspaper claims that the Magpies boss is weighing up whether to allow his squad some time with their families when the top flight takes a mini-break […]

Report reveals Newcastle takeover update as ‘extensive discussions’ with Justin Barnes laid bare

By | 14th December 2019

A party interested in Newcastle United have been holding ‘extensive discussions’ with Magpies consultant Justin Barnes, according to The Chronicle. The newspaper claims that said interested party have described Barnes as ‘helpful’ amid talks which have been taking place over the past few months. They are thought to have believed as recently as the end of […]

Charlie Nicholas gives backing to polarising Newcastle ace, says he gives team ‘something’ extra

By | 14th December 2019

Sky Sports pundit Charlie Nicholas has given polarising Newcastle United winger Miguel Almiron his backing, saying he gives the Magpies a little extra ‘something’. The Paraguay international is still yet to find the back of the net for Steve Bruce’s side since his January transfer, yet Nicholas remains a fan. Indeed, he expects the 25-year-old to […]