Miguel Almiron

Michael Owen says he’s relieved Newcastle United have signed Miguel Almiron – Football Article

Michael Owen thinks it is a positive move for Newcastle to sign Miguel Almiron. However, he says it isn’t for certain that the Paraguayan will be able to do it in the Premier League. Nor does he think that even if he proves himself in England, Almiron can singlehandedly transform Newcastle United. Instead Owen sees the new signing as ‘another piece of the jigsaw’, with a lot more pieces/signings needed to be added if NUFC are going to be able…

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Bookies give odds on Miguel Almiron scoring at least 6 goals this season for Newcastle United – Football Article

Monday afternoon has brought reports that Miguel Almiron is expected to be available to start training with his Newcastle United teammates by the middle of this week. The playmaker/number 10 travelled to Paris with his agent on Sunday in order to help speed up the process. Miguel Almiron has said he is desperate to start playing as soon as possible, with Wolves away next Monday (11 February) looking likely for him making his debut. With 13 games to go, the…

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MLS transfers: 6 MLS stars with serious interest from Europe – including Manchester City’s new keeper – Football Article

Major League Soccer has long been regarded by many as the ideal location for veteran players coming towards the end of their career. Formed in 1993, the league has attracted the likes of David Beckham, David Villa, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Didier Drogba and Sebastian Giovinco, to name a few. However, the recent sale of 18-year-old Alphonso Davies to Bayern Munich from Vancouver Whitecaps for a potential MLS transfer record of $22 million suggests that USA’s flagship league is gaining recognition…

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Almiron officially signs for Newcastle – Football Article

The reported record transfer of Atlanta United midfielder Miguel Almiron is now official. Atlanta confirmed that the sale sets a new MLS record for an outgoing transfer fee. They didn’t cite a specific figure, but it is believed to be about $27 million. He originally signed for Atlanta for about $8 million. Almiron spent two years with Atlanta and was stellar in both of them. He scored nine times and had 14 assists on his way to becoming an MVP…

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