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Entries from January 2009

Alan Smith Ready To Fight For Newcastle United

January 28th, 2009 · 42 Comments

Alan Smith came through a good 65 minutes of play last night for the Reserves against Manchester City (we lost 3-0),¬† and could well be in Joe Kinnear’s squad for the derby game against Sunderland at St. James’ Park on Sunday. Alan Smith – fit again and ready to fight for the club

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Tags: Alan Smith · Newcastle News

Newcastle After Charlton’s 19 Year-Old Midfielder

January 28th, 2009 · 26 Comments

The Sun is reporting today that both Aston Villa and Newcastle United are pursuing Charlton Athletic’s 19 year-old central¬† midfielder, Josh Wright. Josh Wright – Charlton’s 19 year old midfielder

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Tags: Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Transfer News and Rumours

Manchester City vs Newcastle – Match Preview

January 28th, 2009 · 54 Comments

Tonight’s game is very important to lift the gloom and doom that is currently on Tyneside, and another defeat is the very last thing Newcastle fans want to see tonight.

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Seb Bassong – Ebondo A Very Good Player

January 28th, 2009 · 28 Comments

With Albin Ebondo probably not now coming to Newcastle in January, Sebastien Bassong has chosen an awkward time to say how good the lad could be at Newcastle United. Sebastien Bassong – Ebondo would do well in England

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Tags: Newcastle News · Sebastien Bassong · Transfer News and Rumours

Toulouse Now Reluctant To Let Albin Ebondo Go?

January 28th, 2009 · 52 Comments

There is some amazing news being reported by the Newcastle Journal today, that Albin Ebondo’s club Toulouse are still reluctant to let him move to Newcastle in January. Albin Ebondo – Newcastle still talking with Toulouse?

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Chris Hughton Talks On Ebondo, Given and Harper

January 28th, 2009 · 58 Comments

Newcastle United coach Chris Hughton has confirmed that the club are interested in signing French defender Albin Ebondo, and that the signing of Steve Harper to a new 3.5 year contract has nothing to do with Shay Given leaving the club. Chris and Joe – interest in Ebondo

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