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Entries from January 2012

Alan Pardew Would Prioritize FA Cup Over Premier League

January 28th, 2012 · 17 Comments

If Newcastle can get a good run going in the FA Cup this season, he is willing to field a weakened side in the league in order to increase Newcastle’s chances of winning the FA Cup. Alan Pardew – prioritized FA Cup at West Ham

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Tags: FA Cup · Newcastle News

Brighton vs Newcastle – Match Preview

January 27th, 2012 · 108 Comments

Newcastle have a chance to reach the last 16 of the FA Cup tomorrow afternoon if we can beat Brighton & Hove Albion.

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Tags: Match Preview · Newcastle News

Alan Smith Loaned Out To League One Club MK Dons

January 27th, 2012 · 74 Comments

It has been announced that Newcastle midfielder Alan Smith is joining League One side MK Dons on loan for the rest of the season. Alan Smith – joining MK Dons for the rest of the season

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Tags: Alan Smith · Loan Moves · Newcastle News

Watford Reject Latest Magpies’ Mariappa Bid – Time For Plan B

January 27th, 2012 · 293 Comments

News is coming in that Watford have just rejected Newcastle’s third bid for center-back Adrian Mariappa. Adrian Mariappa – 3rd bid turned down by Watford

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Gus Poyet – Pardew Has Done An Incredible Job On Tyneside

January 27th, 2012 · 137 Comments

44 year-old Gus Poyet is a good up-and-coming manager who was a great midfield player at Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur. Gus Poyet – an up-and-coming manager

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Tags: FA Cup · Newcastle News

Ben Arfa Is So Very Good For The Game Of Football

January 27th, 2012 · 40 Comments

There’s no doubt that Hatem  Ben Arfa is one of the most exiting players that Newcastle have on Tyneside at the moment. A trivia question in the years ahead – what has Ben Arfa just achieved?

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Tags: FA Cup · Hatem Ben Arfa · Newcastle News