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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 September 2010

Persistent Rumors That Newcastle Want Shay Given On Loan

September 26th, 2010 · 19 Comments

Even though Chris Hughton has already denied them – there are persistent rumors that indeed Newcastle are planning to bring Shay Given back to Tyneside on an emergency loan deal until Steve Harper can return early next year. Shay Given – back to Newcastle?

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Tags: Loan Moves · Shay Given · Steve Harper · Tim Krul

Hughton Tries To Explain What Happened Against Stoke

September 26th, 2010 · 41 Comments

Chris Hughton had the unenviable task of trying to explain to Newcastle fans after today’s game,  what exactly happened to Newcastle in the second half of the game against Stoke City. Chris Hughton – we learned a lesson today – but what was it?

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Tags: Newcastle News

Newcastle 1 Stoke 2 – Newcastle Contrive To Throw Game Away

September 26th, 2010 · 79 Comments

Newcastle’s up and down topsy turvy season continued at St. James’ Park today, when they allowed two sloppy second half goals to Stoke City, after completely dominating Stoke in the first half,  when they were a goal ahead through a penalty from Kevin Nolan.

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Tags: Match Preview · Newcastle News

Hughton Reverts Back To Side That Beat Everton for Stoke Clash

September 26th, 2010 · 270 Comments

Newcastle manager Chris Hughton has made 9 changes from the Newcastle United side which beat Chelsea 4-3 in th Carling Cup at Stamford Bridge in midweek.

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Tags: Match Reports · Newcastle News

Mike Williamson Learns From Sol Campbell Every Day

September 26th, 2010 · 28 Comments

It turns out that Newcastle center-back Mike Williamson has always been an admirer of his now Newcastle colleague – former England great Sol Campbell. Mike Williamson – learning from Campbell every day

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Tags: Mike Williamson · Newcastle News · Sol Campbell

Hughton Says Big Andy Carroll Has No Fear

September 26th, 2010 · 7 Comments

Andy Carroll will come back into the side today against Stoke City, even though Shola Ameobi had one of his best games ever for the Magpies on Wednesday night at Stamford Bridge, where the Chelsea defense just couldn’t seem to contain the big man. Andy Carroll – the local lad has no fear

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Tags: Newcastle News · Nile Ranger