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Newcastle Takeover

Discussion in 'Premier League' started by A Gooner, May 27, 2019.

  1. A Gooner

    A Gooner Registered User

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    Dubai Newcastle United takeover talk look serious, but Mike Ashley's next move is what matters now

    Possible exciting times for Newcastle fans but a huge problem could be on the horizon of the PL. How can brothers be owners of two separate PL clubs? The integrity of the competition is compromised if this takeover happens.
     
  2. Adz

    Adz Pizza Champions 2021.

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    I heard the news last night on my way home from Wembley. If the football wasn’t bad enough, this news just made it somehow so much worse :laugh: Premier League champions within 6 years.
     
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    Look forward to that True Geordie sted head back tracking on Arab investment
     
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  5. A Gooner

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    It's conflicting information. One report says cousin, another says brother. A quick look on the internet implies they are brothers.

    Either way, it's irrelevant to the conflict of interest question.
     
  6. PorkchopExpress

    PorkchopExpress The Blackfish

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    Conflict of interest aside, it will be good if the Geordies finally get an owner who is trying to improve the club, rather than milk it for everything they can.
     
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    we going to have 2 arab giants fighting each other for title? O_o
     
  8. Donnyrovers90

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    Being reported that a deal has been agreed in principle, be really interesting to see what Newcastle could do with some money behind them!
     
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    They'd still find a way to f*ck it up. :whistle
     
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    GrantCFC Born is the King

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    It’s happening
     
  11. Hooped

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    Very mixed feelings, I wish I wasn’t such a morally sound guy because I should be buzzing right now.

    That said, hopefully the end of a pretty ****ing toxic 12 years.
     
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    I've heard that the Sheik is a very good friend of Alan Pardew. :jester:;)
     
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    The same they do every year without it.

    **** all.
     
  14. Tigerferry

    Tigerferry A New Era Begins

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    So a big 7 soon?

    Other clubs may as well not bother showing up with even the Europa League out their reach in the near future.
     
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    Relegated in two seasons.
     
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    Villa Rocker Took It Everywhere When It Mattered

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    Some reports suggesting Newcastle are skeptical about the deal .
     
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    AFCB-Nutter Marauding Chezzer!

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    IIRC, when Man City first got taken over, they went out and bought Robinho as one of their first big signings to 'announce' themselves.

    Begs the question who Newcastle would go after? Should this all complete ok

    How does Neymar fancy Tyneside on a Friday night in December? :)
     
  18. Muller

    Muller I like using gifs

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    Shrewd move this. Huge fanbase and great city interested to see how this pans out.
     
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    Sandsy Formerly known as manojob

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    Best of luck to Newcastle if the deal goes through. They otherwise are not going to have much chance to compete.
     
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    How unlucky can one club be. Ashley having the last laugh, selling to someone considerably more odious than himself.
     

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