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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 January 2009

Toon Transfer Tittle Tattle Today On Tyneside

January 20th, 2009 · 134 Comments

Things this morning in the transfer market for Newcastle United don’t look to different from yesterday – and it seems to be utter chaos at the moment. Peter Lovenkrands in trial match today

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Tags: Newcastle News · Shay Given · Steve Harper · Transfer News and Rumours

News That Manchester City Now Bidding £15M For Given

January 20th, 2009 · 95 Comments

There is news in the Daily Mail this morning that Manchester City may now increase their £9M offer they made for Shay Given over the weekend. Michael Johnson – this player plus £9M may be too good to turn down

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Tags: Newcastle News · Shay Given · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle May Go Back For West Ham’s Lucas Neill

January 20th, 2009 · 16 Comments

There are a number of reports in the press this morning that Newcastle may test West Ham United with a renewed £2m bid for Lucas Neill, the 30-year-old Australian defender who is a free agent this summer. Lucas Neill – new £2M bid from Newcastle?

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Geremi Seems To Know Nothing Of Besitkas Deal

January 19th, 2009 · 552 Comments

There has been lots of news recently about Geremi moving to Besitkas, and that the Greek side have bid £1.8M for the player, and Joe Kinnear even said last week the player was thinking it over with his wife. Geremi – only knows what he reads – just like the rest of us

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Tags: Geremi · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

News Colin Calderwood Joins Newcastle Coaching Staff

January 19th, 2009 · 126 Comments

Joe Kinnear, since coming on board the Newcastle ship in late September, has been running the club with an extremely small coaching staff, essentially made up of right hand man Chris Hughton, and Richard Money who has been doing an excellent job with our Under-18 side and the Reserves. Colin Calderwood with assistant David Kerslake […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News