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

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Entries from May 2007

40 years Serving Tea at Newcastle – Thanks Kath!

May 26th, 2007 · 6 Comments

Newcastle United tea lady Kathleen Cassidy has received a Special Achievement Award for her 40 years of service at Newcastle The lovable and well liked 80-year-old was honored for her services at The Official Football Hospitality Awards held at St.James’ Park last week and reported on Newcastle’s official web site We’d like to offer […]

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Tags: Newcastle News

Bobby Moncur – Owen Should Pledge His Future to Newcastle

May 26th, 2007 · 2 Comments

One of my favorite Newcastle players of all time – Bobby Moncur – is interviewed periodically by the Evening Chronicle. One of the topics Bobby talked about yesterday was the Michael Owen situation (or should we call it saga) – and as usual Moncur talked a whole lot of sense. Bobby Moncur – with one […]

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Tags: Charles N'Zogbia · Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins · Players

Michael Owen’s Recent Behavior is Bizarre

May 26th, 2007 · 43 Comments

Michael Owen’s behavior – to Newcastle fans – since the news broke that he had an outclause in his contract – has been bizarre. He refuses to discuss the situation and has made no statement at all to fans, as to what his intentions are. Newcastle shouldn’t allow this nonsense to go on much longer […]

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Tags: Michael Owen · Newcastle News · Players

Major Newcastle News Stories – 26th May 2007

May 26th, 2007 · 9 Comments

Here are the major news stories associated with the Newcastle club for today – in no particular order of priority.

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Tags: Daily Roundup

Owen Comes Through England B Game Unscathed

May 26th, 2007 · 2 Comments

England B won their game last night 3-1 against Albania with Stuart Downing scoring two and Alan Smith scored the third. It’s the first time Owen has played 90 minutes for England for some time – and is another step in his rehabilitation back to full fitness. Michael captained the side. Both Steven Taylor and […]

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Tags: Michael Owen · Newcastle News · Players · Steven Taylor