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Bordeaux vs Newcastle – Match Preview

December 6th, 2012 · 15 Comments

Newcastle are currently second top of Group D one point behind Bordeaux, and were the first team to qualify for the Europa league knock-out rounds, which will also see Chelsea in the last 32, as they finished third in their Group in the Champions League.

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Tags: Match Preview · Newcastle News

Demba Ba Owes Newcastle Some Honest Answers

December 6th, 2012 · 30 Comments

Demba Ba is getting a bit like Jose Enrique and Danny Simpson –  in talking about his current situation but not saying much. Jose talked about possibly staying on Tyneside for eight months, and would not sign a new contract on Tyneside, and the Spaniard eventually left for Liverpool last year. Demba Ba – after scoring on […]

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Tags: Contracts · Financials · Transfer News and Rumours

What Team Would You Start Tonight?

December 6th, 2012 · 26 Comments

Alan Pardew will start a young side tonight in the Europa League at Bordeaux, but exactly what the team will be we don’t know, but the Newcastle manager has given some hints on who will start the game. Marveaux will start – had a great game against Wigan

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Tags: Europa League · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth

Magpies’ Confidence Back – Young Players On Show Tonight

December 6th, 2012 · 4 Comments

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew is upbeat before the Europa League game tonight at Bordeaux, and he’s said the great 3-0 win on Monday night against Wigan has lifted the spirit of his squad, and he will protect a lot of our top players tonight, by playing a young side, since Newcastle have already qualified for […]

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

This Lad’s Been The Story Of The Last Two Months

December 6th, 2012 · 5 Comments

We never thought it would happen about three months ago, but it seems that Nile Ranger has come back into the Newcastle first team – and will be given a chance tonight because of all the injuries and resting the first teamers for the game at Fulham on Monday night, and Nile will be in […]

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Tags: Europa League · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Nile Ranger