Archive for tag: Steven Taylor placed on transfer list at Newcastle.

No news on Steven Taylor’s contract then?

September 30th, 2010 | 84 Comments |

Taylor - Still awaiting new deal.
Taylor - Still awaiting new deal.
It may have been glossed over now that the football season is back in full swing, but Newcastle still have defender Steven Taylor on the transfer list, and as yet all parties appear to be no nearer to any agreement.

Taylor was placed on the transfer list towards the end of August after talks broke down between the club and his advisors over a new deal for the defender. Figures were speculated about, figures were denied, but the upshot of it is that none of us are any wiser as to what is going on.

The last I heard on the situation was that talks were ‘ongoing’ and ‘amicable’ between the club and representatives of Taylor. They must be some bloody talks then!

Taylor is just a couple of weeks away from returning to first team training after recovering from the shoulder injury that he suffered in the pre-season friendly against Carlisle United. His return to fitness should bolster the defensive options we already have at the club, although if he is to be included in the first-team he will have to earn the right first and show his desire on training pitch. (more…)

BREAKING NEWS – Steven Taylor placed on transfer list.

August 25th, 2010 | 166 Comments |

Breaking news that has just been announced has revealed that Steven Taylor has been placed on the transfer list at Newcastle.

Details are sketchy at the moment and there isn’t much information knocking around, but I can only speculate that it could be to do with his contract talks.

More to follow…