Newcastle chief Kinnear: Remy deal was all my work
He did so in the knowledge that QPR had pipped Alan Pardew in the £8m race for Remy last January.
Kinnear admitted to the Mirror: "I sanctioned the one-year loan deal for Loic Remy, and if it goes pear-shaped I will take responsibility for it.
"But if he scores goals and does well for us, Alan will be happy with our end of the deal; the player will be happy because he will come into contention for a World Cup place with France; and if both those things happen, Remy will go back to QPR as a World Cup player with a higher value than when he joined them, so everyone will come out of it well."
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