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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 May 2009

Outstanding Nile Ranger Scores Two In England U19 Win

May 30th, 2009 · 30 Comments

While Newcastle fans wait for some announcement on Alan Shearer, one of our brightest young guns, Nile Ranger, scored two goals last night in England’s 4-1 win over Slovakia.  Nile Ranger – scored England’s first two goals last night  Nile and Crystal Palace’ Victor Moses celebrate Ranger’s second goal last night

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Newcastle Fans Await News On Possible Shearer Appointment

May 30th, 2009 · 57 Comments

We are still waiting for some announcement about Alan Shearer, one way or the other, as the Newcastle club virtually hangs in limbo with no manager in charge, and 150 people having just been laid off yesterday. David Wiiliamson – highest paid casualty at Newcastle – so far

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120 Newcastle Employees Laid Off In Newcastle Downsizing

May 29th, 2009 · 140 Comments

We wonder if those players on Sunday who appeared not even to care about surviving  during the second half against Aston Villa, knew their ineffective and gutless performances this year, and particularly in the final 45 minutes last Sunday, would cost 120 employees at the Newcastle  club  their jobs? Mike Ashley – overseeing huge reductions at Newcastle […]

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Probable New Captain Habib Beye Is Shearer’s Type Of Guy

May 29th, 2009 · 200 Comments

Habib Beye played through the Fulham game in significant pain, after he had pulled his hamstring, but didn’t want to leave the scene of the battle. Habib Beye – Newcastle new captain under Alan Shearer?

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If You’re Looking For Trouble – Joey Barton Available

May 29th, 2009 · 25 Comments

 When Joey Barton was so unwise as to confront Alan Shearer in the dressing room, after he was sent off and banned for the rest of the season, after the Liverpool game, we knew this lad had just cooked his goose at Newcastle. Bad boy Barton – no room for jail-birds at Newcastle 

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