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Entries from January 2009

Kinnear Is Disappointed For The Newcastle Supporters

January 17th, 2009 · 346 Comments

Newcastle supporters are stunned tonight that a team 5 points beneath us in the league, and of course managed by our former boss Sam Allardyce,  could presumably take us apart in the second half at Ewood Park this afternoon. Joe Kinnear – didn’t see this result coming

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Tags: Newcastle News

FT: Blackburn 3 Newcastle 0 – Red Flags On Tyne

January 17th, 2009 · 250 Comments

Blackburn started 5 points behind Newcastle before today’s game at Ewood Park, but after putting Newcastle away with 3 goals in the second half, after Newcastle looked more than decent in the first 45 minutes, Blackburn are now just 2 points behind the Magpies, who are in real danger of relegation on this second half […]

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Tags: Match Reports · Newcastle News

HT: Blackburn 0 Newcastle 0 – Magpies Look Solid

January 17th, 2009 · 325 Comments

Newcastle had a good first half at Ewood Park this afternoon, after a fast start to the game. and at the break the score is tied at 0-0.

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Tags: Match Reports · Newcastle News

Edgar, Enrique Start – Barton, Taylor, Gutierrez On Bench

January 17th, 2009 · 262 Comments

A pleasant surprise today in the squad as Joey Barton returns to the Newcastle United bench, having been sidelined because of cruciate ligament knee damage since the middle of November.

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Tags: Match Reports · Newcastle News

Every Player Respected Big Sam Allardyce – Nicky Butt

January 17th, 2009 · 96 Comments

Today’s game will see us up against Sam Allardyce who was manager at Newcastle for a short 8 months, before he was sacked at Newcastle last January. Sam Allardyce – while Newcastle manager

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Tags: Newcastle News · Nicky Butt

Ryan Giggs Shows The Way For Nicky Butt

January 17th, 2009 · 12 Comments

Nicky Butt doesn’t get too many rest days at Newcastle United because of our injury crisis (again), and also the fact that  our squad is just far too small this season. Nicky Butt – 33 year-old doesn’t get much rest

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Tags: Newcastle News · Nicky Butt · Transfer News and Rumours