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Entries from November 2012

Manager Well Aware Of Newcastle’s Precarious League Position

November 27th, 2012 · 25 Comments

Alan Pardew has admitted the obvious today, and the fact is that we are now in a terrible position in the league in 14th place with just 14 points from 13 league games, just 4 points above the drop zone. Alan Pardew at the Benton training ground this week

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Premier League

Newcastle Winger – We’re Ready To Fight In Next Few Weeks

November 27th, 2012 · 12 Comments

Jonas Gutierrez captained Newcastle at Southampton on Sunday afternoon, when we lost our third successive league game 2-0 to the Saints, but Jonas’ Argentine compatriot Fabricio Coloccini returns tomorrow night from suspension, and will lead out Newcastle in what is a very important league game for the Magpies, after we have no wins in our […]

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Jonas Gutierrez · Newcastle News · Premier League

Remembering A Newcastle United Legend

November 27th, 2012 · 17 Comments

This is the first anniversary of Gary Speed’s tragic death last year, and we take time out to remember Gary, and what he did in football and what he did for Newcastle. Gary Speed – died at the young age of 42

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Tags: Gary Speed · Newcastle News · Other News

Forget Europa League – We Need To Stay In Premier League

November 27th, 2012 · 13 Comments

We were all delighted when Newcastle finished 5th in the league table last May, and we very nearly got a European Champions league position, and so things were really  upbeat over the summer, even though we failed to fortify the squad by bringing in enough players. Alex McLeish – won League Cup but got Birmingham […]

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Tags: Europa League · European Competition · Newcastle News · Premier League

Injury Blow To Newcastle – Steven Taylor Out Until Next Year

November 27th, 2012 · 22 Comments

It’s worse than we had first thought, but the initial prognosis on Steven Taylor is that he will be out until next year, and of course that’s 9 games Newcastle have to play through the busy holiday period through January 2nd, and like Yohan Cabaye, that’s at least the number of games Steven Taylor will […]

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Tags: Europa League · Injuries · Premier League · Steven Taylor

David Santon To Leave Newcastle In January?

November 27th, 2012 · 27 Comments

There is a report on the Italian web-site Calcio Mercato, that Roma manager Zdenek Zeman is preparing a £6.5M bid for Newcastle’s top Italian International full-back Davide Santon in January. Davide Santon – Roma interested again

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Tags: Davide Santon · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours