When I first saw this story in the Northern Echo last Saturday, I didn't discount it entirely, but
I had the usual doubts I have about virtually every Newcastle United story at the moment. But then
it resurfaced again in this story yesterday, and I'm not quite so doubtful anymore. The "story" is
that whilst [.
You may have noticed that Newcastle United's chief scout, Graham Carr, was very much in the news
recently, and much of this was centered around him being given an eight year contract by the club's
managing director, Derek Llambias. Usually, when a club renews an agreement with it's chief scout,
it hardly gets a great [.
After the news (broken on this site, incidentally) that Newcastle United have already signed a pre
contract agreement with Romain Amalfitano. The latest name which has been coming up in recent
reports about Newcastle United's scouting activity is that of precocious 18 year old AZ Alkmaar
midfielder, Adam Maher.
In the wake of Newcastle United's 2-2 draw with Tottenham Hotspur this afternoon, Managing
Director, Derek Llambias, has released another club statement. The statement onve sgsin highlights
the clubs finances, summer transfers, youth development, managing / coaching staff, training
facilities and supporters.
In a break from the usual reflections by our silver supremo, Alan Pardew, his assistant, John
Carver has given an interesting and fairly extensive glimpse into Newcastle United's quest for more
talent during the current international break. Whilst awaiting a call from agent Pardew on where
his next scouting mission will take him (apparently), Carver [.
Imagine you're 67 years old, and the Club you've supported all of your life, your home town club,
offers you bucket loads of cash, plus expenses, to travel abroad and watch football lots of
football. Stay in nice hotels, eat at the finest restaurants but best of all, watch loads and loads
Regular readers of my efforts for this blog will know that, like many other United fans, I place
little credence in 90% of the stories which appear in the media about who is leaving and who is
joining our illustrious club. There is so much media "noise" going on at the moment about
movements, and [..