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Ba Speaks – Completely Unaffected By Transfer Talk

December 4th, 2012 · 200 Comments

Demba Ba was again in good form last night and scored another brace – his third brace of the season, in Newcastle’s vital 3-0 defeat of Wigan, and this lad has been an enormous success since he joined us from West Ham in the summer of last year. Demba Ba – after scoring penalty last […]

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Tags: Contracts · Demba Ba · Financials · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Are Demba Ba’s Agents Putting Out These Transfer Stories?

December 4th, 2012 · 151 Comments

There are a lot of stories out today that link some top clubs with moving for Demba Ba in January, and the main one among them is Arsenal – although two other London clubs – Chelsea and Tottenham – are also reported to be interested in the Newcastle striker. Demba Ba – are his agents […]

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Tags: Contracts · Demba Ba · Financials · Transfer News and Rumours

More Good News On The Injury Front At Newcastle

December 4th, 2012 · 28 Comments

There is good news on the injury front today for Newcastle and as we reported earlier today the three injuries we picked up last night to Santon, Tiote and Ba are thought to be only slight strains, and now we hear that Ben Arfa will be fit to play at Craven Cottage next Monday night. Ben Arfa […]

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Tags: Gabriel Obertan · Hatem Ben Arfa · Injuries · Newcastle News · Premier League · Shola Ameobi

Pardew – Bigi Shouldn’t Be Playing – But Scored Fantastic Goal

December 4th, 2012 · 17 Comments

Alan Pardew was interviewed on nufcTV immediately after the game last night, and he talked about 19 year-old Bigirimana, who came on at the beginning of the second half for Cheick Tiote, who had a slight strain in his leg, and Alan didn’t want to risk him. Take that – Bigirimana shows wonderful technique as […]

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Tags: Europa League · Gael Bigirimana · Newcastle News

Sylvain Marveaux Gives Super Display For Magpies

December 4th, 2012 · 29 Comments

Newcastle’s best player last night was Sylvain Marveaux, and he was given a surprise start by manager Alan Pardew, but the lad must have been impressing in training, because he was Newcastle’s star man last night in his best game ever for Newcastle   and he leads in our poll for Man of the Match with 37%, just edging […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Premier League · Sylvain Marveaux

Massive Win For Newcastle – Bigi Introduces Himself – Video

December 4th, 2012 · 19 Comments

This was a massive win for Newcastle – make no mistake about it – because wins bring the confidence back to the players and the team, and yes – we may have been a little lucky with the sending off of Figueroa after 13 minutes – but it was a definite penalty and then a […]

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Tags: Coaching · Gael Bigirimana · Newcastle News · Premier League