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Entries from July 2010

Kevin Nolan Reflects On Pre-Season So Far

July 26th, 2010 · 13 Comments

We had expected Kevin Nolan to have been appointed captain of Newcastle United by now, but he still has to be the red hot favorite to be given the captain’s armband, after last year’s terrific season at Newcastle, both on and off the field of play. Kevin Nolan – so far so good

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Tags: Kevin Nolan · Newcastle News

Major Defense Concerns For Chris Hughton

July 26th, 2010 · 21 Comments

With Steven Taylor, Danny Simpson and James Perch all out injured at the moment, it seems like we are not the only ones getting a wee bit worried about the Newcastle defense situation. Chris Hughton – a little worried about his back four

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Can Shola Ameobi Score Goals For Newcastle Next Season?

July 26th, 2010 · 35 Comments

One of the positive things we saw on Saturday at Carrow Road, was another good goal from 28 year-old striker, Shola Ameobi. Shola Ameobi – can he score goals this season?

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Cleverley Loan Deal Now In Doubt Because Of Starting Demand

July 26th, 2010 · 14 Comments

News in the Sunday Sun yesterday that Newcastle face a fight with three other PL clubs to get Tom Cleverley to the club on loan for next season, but that’s not the club’s only problem concerning getting Cleverley on Tyneside. Tom Cleverley – looking at Bolton and Wigan now?

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Tags: Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Jlloyd Samuel Could Arrive At Newcastle This Week

July 26th, 2010 · 19 Comments

With Steven Taylor out until late September with his new shoulder injury, we expect Newcastle to bring in some reinforcements quickly. Jlloyd Samuel – Newcastle interested again

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Steve Harper Still Playing After All These Years

July 26th, 2010 · 2 Comments

Newcastle United’s 35 year-old goalkeeper Steve Harper has no regrets about remaining at the Tyneside club for all of his career. Steve Harper – at Newcastle 17 years

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Tags: Fraser Forster · Newcastle News · Steve Harper · Tim Krul