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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 2011

Sol Campbell And Shefki Kuqi Released By Newcastle

May 25th, 2011 · 74 Comments

It’s hardly surprising that Newcatsle will not give new contracts out to Sol Campbell and Shefki Kuqi. Sol Campbell – it just didn’t work for him on Tyneside

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Tags: Newcastle News · Shefki Kuqi · Sol Campbell

Ben Arfa And Tiote Help Newcastle Sign Top Youngster

May 25th, 2011 · 72 Comments

News today that both Ben Arfa and Cheick Tiote helped in the signing of 18 year-old Lens youngster, Mehdi Abeid,  on a free transfer. Mehdi Abeid – persuaded to join by Ben Arfa and Tiote

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Hatem Ben Arfa · Mehdi Abeid

Confusion Over Gameiro At Newcastle Journal

May 25th, 2011 · 44 Comments

There’s an article by Luke Edwards today in the local Newcastle Journal that’s  reporting the news that Newcastle have increased their offer for Kevin Gameiro of  French club Lorient. Kevin Gameiro – have Newcastle put in increased offer?

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Dan Gosling – My Knee Is Now Fine

May 25th, 2011 · 31 Comments

Good news from Dan Gosling today, that the operation he had early this year,  has cleared up his long term knee problem. Dan Gosling – will return for pre-season in mid June

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Tags: Dan Gosling · Hatem Ben Arfa · Injuries

Gervinho Agrees To Meet With Alan Pardew

May 25th, 2011 · 133 Comments

News in the Newcastle Journal today that Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has intervened personally in the club’s attempt to sign Lille winger Gervinho. Gervinho – will meet Pardew this week

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