Gus Poyet manager of Sunderland

Gus Poyet hails Sunderland's new transfer strategy

Black Cats boss Gus Poyet says Sunderland have learned the lessons of the past, as they continue their summer recruitment drive

Gus Poyet

Sunderland's Gustavo Poyet calls for transfer deadline to be moved

On the day Sunderland's Premier League season kicks off at West Brom, Gustavo Poyet laments the fact transfers are still the main talking point.

Newcastle United players model the club's new home kit for the 2014/2015 season - made by Puma

Newcastle United have cause for excitement after dark days of last season

A good summer in the transfer market means Newcastle United should start the new season in a much more positive frame of mind

Loic Remy of Newcastle United

Alan Pardew claims any deal for Loic Remy could be 'straightforward'

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew drops biggest hint yet that he will go back in for last season's top scorer

Connor Wickham of Sunderland

Poyet warns Connor Wickham he must sign a new SAFC contract or move on

Connor Wickham is in the final year of his deal at Sunderland, and Gus Poyet says the Black Cats cannot afford to let him run down his contract

Andy Carroll during a West Ham United training session at North Harbour Stadium in Auckland, New Zealand

No talks between West Ham and Newcastle United for striker Andy Carroll

Former Newcastle United striker Andy Carroll is happy in London - and not looking for a move back to Tyneside

Gus Poyet manager of Sunderland

Mark Douglas: Sunderland recruitment worries understandable - but they've already done best deal

Getting Gus Poyet to sign a long-term contract was the most important deal of Sunderland's summer, even if they need more

Clement Grenier of Olympique Lyonnais in action

Daryl Janmaat arrives and Clement Grenier is available IF Newcastle still want him

Newcastle United sign Daryl Janmaat and and long-term target Clement Grenier has been put up for sale by Lyon

Ex Sunderland player Connor Whickham celebrating

Connor Wickham rejects Sunderland's contract offer

England under-21 forward's future is in doubt after he knocks back Wearsider's original offer

Remy Cabella of Montpellier Herault SC in action

Newcastle United are set to confirm Remy Cabella's signing - and now want four more

United will offer France playmaker a six-year deal to convince him to move to St James' Park, where he will be one of five recruits

Sunderland's Ignacio Scocco

Black Cats turn down offer for striker Nacho Scocco

Sunderland have turned down a £1.75m bid from Newell’s Old Boys for striker Nacho Scocco

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew

Newcastle United to re-start recruitment drive next week

Newcastle United are to refresh interest in key targets as they hunt for famous five recruits at the start of the transfer window

Newcastle signing Jack Colback

Mark Douglas: Why Newcastle need to present a transfer vision to stop Tyneside mood from curdling

Simply blaming the World Cup for efforts stalling is not good enough - and suggests same mistakes will be made

Ayoze Perez

Alan Pardew claims a number of clubs were after Newcastle United signing Ayoze Perez

Spanish striker Ayoze Perez speaks of having an adventure at Newcastle United after signing from Spanish side Tenerife

Moussa Sow of Fenerbahce SK

Sunderland target Moussa Sow has release price set at £14 million

Sunderland reported target Moussa Sow has a £14 million release clause in his contract, according to his Turkish club

Sunderland's Jack Colback

Jack Colback set to make Sunderland wait over his future on Wearside

Sunderland midfielder Jack Colback postpones decision - as he's warned on potential Newcastle United switch

Albert Luque in action for Newcastle United at St James' Park on July 29, 2007

Albert Luque has word of warning for Newcastle United incomer Ayoze Perez

Spanish striker Ayoze Perez is set to join Newcastle United, but Albert Luque has told him he should have signed for Porto

Remy Cabella of Montpellier Herault SC in action

Newcastle United are interested in Remy Cabella but agent wrangle may scupper move

Player issues a 'come and get me' plea to Newcastle United after lots of interest in the Montpellier man, Darren Bent though will not be coming

Steve Harper

Former Newcastle goalkeeper Steve Harper believes 'bi-polar' United will spend this summer

Former Newcastle United goalkeeper Steve Harper is confident that the Magpies will invest during the transfer window

Loic Remy of Newcastle United

Newcastle United mothball Loic Remy move amid commitment worries

Newcastle want to move fast in the market, but striker has shown no inclination to commit to Magpies

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