Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Transfer No-Go Frustrates Boss; Lack of Signings Frustrate Boss

Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Transfer No-Go Frustrates Boss; Lack of Signings Frustrate Boss

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Byline: LEE RYDER

ALAN PARDEW says the Joey Barton''s Twitter rage has done little to help the Magpies' transfer quest this week.

As revealed in last night's Chronicle, United are looking at Manchester United winger Gabriel Obertan.

Bayer Leverkusen''s Tranquillo Barnetta is also on the radar.

However, when asked if he was interested in West Ham goalkeeper Rob Green, Pardew wrote off recent suggestions.

In a week Pardew had pinpointed for transfer activity, no new faces have yet joined the black and whites to the disappointment of fans.

When asked about transfers, Pardew told the Chronicle: "It is difficult when we are looking for transfers and maybe waiting for one or two players to come in.

"That has been our big problem, and that has frustrated the group, Joey and myself - we want one or two players to come into this building." Yet he did offer hope good news was forthcoming.

He added: "We are not that far away - but we already have some very good players. …

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