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News and Commentary On Newcastle United Football Club By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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January Test – Does Ashley Want To Build Top Newcastle Side?

December 1st, 2012 · 110 Comments

Everybody is very well aware that Newcastle have lost four games on the trot, and the next win will be greeted with not a little relief, and some celebration we suspect – and we hope it comes on Monday night at home to Wigan. Let’s hope this is how Alan Pardew is on Monday night […]

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Can Play In Many Different Formations

December 1st, 2012 · 150 Comments

There has been a lot of discussion lately about what’s the best formation for Newcastle to play in, and since we played 4-3-3 with Ben Arfa, Papiss Cisse and Demba Ba being the front men back in March, a lot of fans would like to see that formation again – the one we tore West […]

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Tags: Demba Ba · Hatem Ben Arfa · Jonas Gutierrez · Newcastle News

Papiss Cisse To Start Scoring Again At Newcastle

December 1st, 2012 · 7 Comments

We’re not too worried about Papiss Cisse, although he’s been a little short of goals this season, but he still has four goals, two in the Premier League and two in the cups, and he’s five behind top scorer Demba Ba, who has eight in the league and behind only Robin van Persie and Luis […]

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Tags: Demba Ba · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse

This Player Is Who Newcastle Need In January

December 1st, 2012 · 12 Comments

Newcastle have been linked with Toulouse and French International central midfielder Moussa Sissoko for over two months now, and we have to hope that he is a real target of Newcastle United, and that we can get him through the door in January. Moussa Sissoko – hands up if you want to join Newcastle

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

More Good News On The Injury Front

December 1st, 2012 · 4 Comments

As we mentioned earlier today, Yohan Cabaye had two surgeries on his groin earlier in the week, and the good news is that both operations carried out on either side of  the abdominal wall  of his groin were successful. Yohan Cabaye – back in February

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Yohan Cabaye

Newcastle Target Staying Put In January

December 1st, 2012 · 24 Comments

We were hoping Newcastle may go back in for French International right-back Mathieu Debuchy in January - but that seems unlikely  now, after the Lille defender has said he will not be leaving his French club in the middle of the season. Mathieu Debuchy – not leaving Lille in January

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

Good News On Newcastle’s Injured Midifelder

December 1st, 2012 · 3 Comments

Some good news on injuries are slowly starting to come through for Newcastle, and we know that Shola Ameobi, Gabby Obertan and Ben Arfa are only about a week away from being fit again – and new news is that 20 year-old Haris Vuckic is making good progress after his ACL knee injury. Haris Vuckic […]

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Tags: Haris Vuckic · Injuries · Newcastle News