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News and Commentary On Newcastle United Football Club By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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Eight Young Players Released – Four Get New Deals

Friday, March 27th, 2015 · 83 Comments

Four Newcastle United Academy youngsters have been offered their first professional contracts with the club, and eight have been released.

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Tom Heardman – gets first professional contract
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→ 83 CommentsTags: Contracts · Newcastle Academy · Newcastle News · Newcastle U18 · Newcastle U21

Newcastle Can Now Compete With The Top Clubs

Friday, March 27th, 2015 · 17 Comments

With the results of the profits for the Premier League the last financial year announced by Deloitte yesterday – it does seem like Premier League clubs are knuckling down and trying to at least break even financially – which is why the Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules put in place some years ago by UEFA President Michel Platini – to do exactly that.

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Lee Charnley and Mike Ashley
We’ll pay only this amount for any player

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→ 17 CommentsTags: Coaching · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Premier League · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

PL Clubs Make £190M – Newcastle Could Be Most Profitable

Friday, March 27th, 2015 · 10 Comments

Deloitte reported yesterday that the 20 Premier League clubs made a combined pre-tax profit of £190M in the last financial year, which was from  July 1st,  2013 through June 30th, 2014.

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Mike Ashley - Newcastle owner
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→ 10 CommentsTags: Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Other News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

Another Newcastle Defender Out For The Season

Friday, March 27th, 2015 · 10 Comments

Newcastle left back Massadio Haidara has had knee surgery and will now be out for the season – and it adds to Newcastle’s terrible injuries for the season – and it also means we will have no senior recognised left back for the remaining 8 league games.

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Massadio Haidara - carried off on stretcher against Aston Villa
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→ 10 CommentsTags: Injuries · Massadio Haidara · Newcastle News · Surgery

Newcastle Player Starts For France In 3-1 Defeat To Brazil

Friday, March 27th, 2015 · 53 Comments

Moussa Sissoko started the game for France against Brazil last night at the Stade de France in Paris, and the powerful midfielder played 74 minutes for his country, before he was replaced by Kondogbiawho, but France lost the game 3-1.

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France before last night’s game in Paris
Standing in honor of those killed in Germanwings disaster

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→ 53 CommentsTags: International News · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Other News

This Brave Player Deserves Contract Extension At Newcastle

Friday, March 27th, 2015 · 13 Comments

Ryan Taylor’s winning goal back in August of 2011 at Sunderland is probably the highlight of Ryan’s career, a player who has proved over the last two and a half years he has courage and guts galore, having fought back from two serious  and consecutive ACL knee injuries, and he’s back in the first team again.

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Ryan Taylor after scoring against Sunderland with great free-kick
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→ 13 CommentsTags: Coaching · Contracts · Derby · Newcastle News · Ryan Taylor

Questions Surround Newcastle Midfielder at Rangers

Friday, March 27th, 2015 · 8 Comments

The surprising news that has emerged about the five young Newcastle players sent to Rangers on loan at the end of the January transfer window, did not have any medicals.

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Gael Bigirimana – has a mysterious but serious illness
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→ 8 CommentsTags: Gael Bigirimana · Injuries · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Rangers FC

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