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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