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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

Defensive Lapses Cost Newcastle Dearly Against Stoke

September 27th, 2010 · 20 Comments

Chris Hughton has come  out and criticised Newcastle’s defending against Stoke City as the reason a game Newcastle were cruising through in the first half,  ended up being the second successive time the Newcastle side have been beaten at home this season. Chris Hughton – poor defensive play in second half cost us

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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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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