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Entries from January 2009

Joe Kinnear Determined To Strengthen Newcastle Squad

January 18th, 2009 · 41 Comments

Joe Kinnear is obviously very frustrated at his efforts to improve Newcastle’s squad in the January transfer window, as it is proving very difficult to bring in good new players. Joe Kinnear – very frustrated with slow or no progress in transfer market

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Steve Bruce Reported Frustrated At Wigan Athletic

January 18th, 2009 · 31 Comments

The People is reporting today that Wigan manager Steve Bruce is frustrated at seeing his star men leaving the small Lancashire club, after being targeted by the bigger clubs of European football. Steve Bruce – has he taken Wigan as far as he can?

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Newcastle Fans And Shearer Worry About Newcastle Future

January 18th, 2009 · 24 Comments

We had 9 first team players out for yesterday’s game, and Jonas Gutierrez had a tight hamstring but was still brought on with 11 minutes to go, and just in case that wasn’t bad enough Nicky Butt got himself sent off yesterday for two yellow cards, and will miss our next game at Manchester City. […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth

Newcastle In France After Mbia and Lille’s Adil Rami

January 18th, 2009 · 26 Comments

With Newcastle United’s bid of £5M for Stephene Mbia of Rennes being turned down on Friday there is a report in the News Of The World today that a Newcastle delegation will fly to France today in an attempt to get the deal finalized for both Stephane Mbia and Adil Rami. Adil Lille – 23 […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Barton To Repay Newcastle For Standing By Him

January 18th, 2009 · 20 Comments

There has been news in the papers over the last two weeks that Bolton have been bidding for Newcastle United midfielder Joey Barton, and even talk about Mike Ashley wanting Joey out of the club, because of his past bad behavior and the fact he has done time in jail recently. Joey Bartron – going […]

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Tags: Joey Barton · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Must Regain Their Fighting Spirit And Quickly

January 18th, 2009 · 13 Comments

There very worst thing about yesterday’s rather devastating defeat at Blackburn was after the very dubious penalty Newcastle conceded, there was only going to be one winner in the game, and it wasn’t going to be Newcastle. Jose Enrique – arguing with Barton after 3rd goal conceded

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Tags: Joey Barton · Jose Enrique · Newcastle News