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Entries from September 2011

Newcastle Squad Looks Stronger Than Last Season

September 22nd, 2011 · 47 Comments

Ben Arfa’s return and the fine games put in by a number of Newcastle’s fringe players on Tuesday night at Nottingham Forest,  have convinced Danny Simpson that Newcastle have a stronger squad than last season. Danny Simpson – challenges Matt Derbyshire Tuesday night

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Tags: Danny Simpson · Gabriel Obertan · Mehdi Abeid · Newcastle News

Ben Arfa Will Not Be Rushed Back

September 22nd, 2011 · 12 Comments

It’s hardly surprising that Ben Arfa now wants to play every game for Newcastle. Ben Arfa – in action at the City Ground

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Tags: Hatem Ben Arfa · Injuries · Mehdi Abeid · Sylvain Marveaux

Which Striker(s) Will Newcastle Go After In January?

September 21st, 2011 · 157 Comments

It looks liem Sunderland may be zoning in on   Freiburg striker Papiss Cisse as a replacement for the departed, Asamoah Gyan, who went loan for big money and left Sunderland high and dry. Pappis Dembe Cisse – Newcastle target in January?

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Ben Arfa – Everybody Is Happy At Newcastle

September 21st, 2011 · 91 Comments

It was great to see Ben Arfa make it through his first game back, and he put in a  good shift of 70 minutes last night at the City Ground. Ben Arfa – in action last night

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Tags: Carling Cup · Gabriel Obertan · Hatem Ben Arfa · Mehdi Abeid · Newcastle News · Sylvain Marveaux

Pardew – Two More Wins And We Can Attack The Carling Cup

September 21st, 2011 · 15 Comments

Alan Pardew says the players last night gave him exactly what he had asked for. Alan Pardew – last night at the City Ground

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Tags: Carling Cup · Hatem Ben Arfa · Mehdi Abeid · Newcastle News · Sylvain Marveaux

Nottingham Forest 3 – Newcastle 4 AET – Video Highlights

September 21st, 2011 · 85 Comments

Nottingham Forest 3 Newcastle 4 – Video Highlights

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Tags: Match Reports · Newcastle News · Video