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Newcastle set to seal Johnson transfer

Newcastle set to seal Johnson transfer

Newcastle United are set to seal a sensational move for highly-rated England U21 starlet Michael Johnson, reports Sky Sports News.

United were interested in the midfielder for much of the transfer window, but have now launched a significant bid, with City understood to be willing to sell the player.



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Writer:Mehzeb Chowdhury
Date:Monday February 2 2009
Time: 11:11AM

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City fans will be absolutely gutted to see MJ go, on the grounds that he has bags of potential. Unfortunately, there are a lot of unsavoury rumours about the player's attitude and off-field activities. Magpies could have a future world-class player or a sick-note with a bad attitude. Good luck with him if he signs!
fifthcolumnblue
02/02/2009 12:27:00
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I dont think they will deal, but according to SSN, he is not coming
Buzz Lightyear
02/02/2009 12:41:00
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this wont happen. The article suggests that he's got a pen in his hand ready to sign... he's still in manchester !
geordie_mark
02/02/2009 12:57:00
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He's a good player tho wudnt mind him coming
nu-switz-fc
02/02/2009 15:06:00
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Excellent young player, lots of clubs have been looking at him.
storagematt
02/02/2009 18:02:00
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Thankfully this was all speculation, and City have now turned down an £8m pound bid for Johnson. Bad luck Geordies, but Nolan is a similar sort of player who will do a good job for you. Perhaps not as good as Johnson. but at least he's fit and experienced.
fifthcolumnblue
02/02/2009 19:07:00
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*********. Genuinely gutted about not getting the lad.
BaldEagle
02/02/2009 19:29:00
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Very gutted could of worked well wif Nolan.
nu-switz-fc
03/02/2009 09:31:00
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