• Sissoko: I’m waiting for Real Madrid to sign me

    Sissoko: I’m waiting for Real Madrid to sign me

    The France international has asked for leniency from Newcastle supporters and remains hopeful we will secure a move to Los Blancos this summer.

    Newcastle United star Moussa Sissoko has set his heart on a transfer to Real Madrid and insists he is waiting for the Champions League winners to make their move.

    The 26-year-old, who impressed for France in their run to the final of Euro 2016, has been linked with a move away from St James’ Park since Newcastle were relegated […]

  • Senegal midfielder Diame joins Newcastle

    Senegal midfielder Diame joins Newcastle

    Senegal midfielder Mohamed Diame has dropped down a division to join Newcastle United from Hull City, his new club announced on Wednesday.

    The 29-year-old, capped 28 times, has signed a three-year contract and is reported to have cost Newcastle £4.5 million ($6 million, 5.4 million euros).

    Newcastle were relegated from the Premier League last season, while Hull were promoted from the Championship after Diame scored the only goal against Sheffield Wednesday in the play-off final.

    “It is a great feeling to be a […]

  • Andros Townsend joins Crystal Palace from Newcastle United

    Andros Townsend joins Crystal Palace from Newcastle United

    Crystal Palace have signed Andros Townsend from Newcastle United for £13 million on a five-year contract.

    England international Townsend, 24, had only moved to St James’ Park from Tottenham Hotspur in January in a deal reported to be worth £12m but Palace exercised a clause in his contract following the Newcastle’s relegation to the Championship.

    The deal follows striker Dwight Gayle’s £10m move in the opposite direction earlier on Friday.

    Townsend told Palace’s official website: “I’m extremely delighted. I had chats with the […]