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Newcastle step up interest in Benfica youngster, NUFC draw Tranmere Rovers away in Carabao Cup, NUFCW prepare for new season

by David · Updated Fri 12 Aug 2022, 16:34
Newcastle step up interest in Benfica youngster, NUFC draw Tranmere Rovers away in Carabao Cup, NUFCW prepare for new season

Today's NUFC News and Content

Gonçalo Ramos Transfer Links

  • Portuguese journalist Pedro Sepulveda claims Newcastle are about to table a bid for Gonçalo Ramos
  • The Shield Gazette later add fuel to this story
  • The story was later picked up by Sky Sports, with Pedro on to talk about the deal
  • £25m appears to be where Newcastle will open the bidding
  • Ramos is considered a perfect alternative to Ekitike
  • His current coach is rumored to be willing to let him leave as he has "other striker options planned"
  • Later in the evening, Pete Graves (Sky Sports) confirmed Newcastle are "monitoring the situation"
  • Ramos scored in NUFC's recent loss to Benfica in pre-season

Other Transfer links

  • Possible loan move for Pulisic - Ekrem Konur
  • NUFC in “pole position” to sign Ndombele - Chronicle
  • Links to Hudson Odoi and Conor Gallagher on loan - Various
  • Quiet day on the Paqueta front – interest in player confirmed, though no news of a bid

Newcastle face Tranmere Rovers in Carabao Cup Second Round

  • NUFC will face Tranmere away in the second round
  • Tranmere beat Accrington Stanley in the first round to set up the tie
  • The last time the two sides met was in 2000 in the FA Cup
  • The fixture is set to be played on August 23rd

Joelinton and Bruno can lead Newcastle to Europe

Bruno's highlights against Forest

Newcastle United Women's latest

  • Frankie Hackett (GK) joins the club after leave Sunderland at the end of last season
  • Frankie has been with the NUFCW side during pre-season
  • NUFCW interview Jane Harland - "We are hungrier than we were last year"
  • With the NUFCW getting underway in just two weeks, there's a lot of hope among the side
  • The side is also likely to be leveled up in the near future, with Amanda Staveley saying NUFCW are a massive focus

Toon youngster Lewis Miley makes dream England U17 debut

  • Miley made his debut, playing against Norway on Saturday
  • Starting in a 3-0 win over the Faroe Islands on Monday
  • Scored his first goal in a 2-1 win over Finland
  • Miley has been with Newcastle since he was seven and became a full-time scholar in July
  • Miley featured on the bench in NUFC's final two home friendlies
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