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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 November 2012

Up And Coming Newcastle Midfielder – We Must Keep The Faith

November 30th, 2012 · 16 Comments

Vurnon Anita is starting to look like the player Newcastle thought they had signed last summer, and he had another good performance for Newcastle in the unlucky 2-1 defeat at Stoke on Wednesday night, after we were 1-0 up with just 9 minutes to play. Vurnon Anita – improving fast at Newcastle

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Tags: Newcastle News · Vurnon Anita

Newcastle Player Misses Out On Award – Video

November 30th, 2012 · 6 Comments

FIFA’s Football Committee recently chose the best 10 goals scored this year for the FIFA Puskas award, and it included Hatem Ben Arfa’s brilliant goal against Blackburn Rovers  at St. James Park early this year. Ben Arfa – misses out – why?

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Tags: Hatem Ben Arfa · Newcastle News

Why £7M Isn’t Too Much For This Defensive Target

November 30th, 2012 · 14 Comments

We reported on Newcastle’s efforts to bring in Anderlecht defender Cheikhou Kouyate to Newcastle in January a couple of days ago, and there have been additional reports that Newcastle are indeed interested in this 22 year-old, who was born in Dakar, Senegal. Cheikhou Kouyate – £7M rated Anderlect Defender

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

Magpies After Gabonese Top Striker

November 30th, 2012 · 21 Comments

Newcastle are still being linked with 23 year-old St Etienne striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who wants a move to the Premier League, and the lad has been in impressive form in France, after moving there from AC Milan last year. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang – Newcastle keeping tabs on this striker

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

Newcastle Interested In £20M Algerian Forward?

November 30th, 2012 · 15 Comments

Sky Sports’ Guillem Balague is reporting that Newcastle are interested in Valencia winger Sofiane Feghouli, who was born in France of Algerian descent, and played for the French U18 and U21 sides before deciding to play at International level for Algeria, and he has 7 full caps. Sofiane Feghouli – Newcastle interested?

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Tags: Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target