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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

Pardew – We Missed The Warrier In Midfield

November 12th, 2012 · 8 Comments

I had breakfast with my son Neil today, and he mentioned that there seemed to be a lack of leadership in the Newcastle team yesterday, and that’s the first time we’ve seen that lack of leadership in a Newcastle side for a while. Jonas Gutierrez tackled by Andy Carroll yesterday

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Class Act Kevin Nolan – I Still Love Everything About Newcastle

November 12th, 2012 · 17 Comments

We loved it when Kevin Nolan was the Newcastle captain, and as we’ve said a few times before,  his captaincy style was not unlike that of Jimmy Scouler,  the captain of the 1955 FA Cup winning side, as he led by example and cajoled his team-mates into giving their all in every game. Kevin Nolan […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League

Another Newcastle Youngster Our Man Of The Match

November 12th, 2012 · 232 Comments

Davide Santon had another good game yesterday, and the Italian International is currently leading our Man of the Match poll with 33% of the vote, but there’s still time to vote if you haven’t already done so – and it’s one vote per reader. Davide Santon tackles former Newcastle target Modibo Maiga yesterday Here’s the results of the poll so far: Comments welcome. […]

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Tags: Newcastle News

Everybody Was A Little Bit Angry After The Game

November 12th, 2012 · 9 Comments

We thought during the game yesterday that Davide Santon was having a good game, and probably the pick of the bunch, and he’s currently leading our Man of the Match poll with 32% of the vote, followed by Ben Arfa on 21% and Shane Ferguson on 10%. Davide Santon – in action yesterday

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Tags: Davide Santon · Newcastle News

Newcastle Failed To Get The Crowd Behind Them Yesterday

November 12th, 2012 · 15 Comments

Alan Pardew was disappointed with Newcastle conceding a rather sloppy goal to Kevin Nolan as the former Newcastle captain put the ball in the back of the net, when he was completely unmarked and only a few yards from the goal line. Mohamed Diame guarded by Jonas and Santon yesterday

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Tags: Newcastle News · Premier League