Newcastle boss Pardew shrugs off missing out on Watford's Mariappa

Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew has shrugged off missing out on Watford defender Adrian Mariappa. Watford refused to sell to Newcastle on deadline day.

Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew has shrugged off missing out on Watford defender Adrian Mariappa.

Watford refused to sell to Newcastle on deadline day.

Pardew told the Evening Chronicle: “We can hold fire now for the centre-half and we can probably get a better deal when we do.”

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