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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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Pardew – If We Lose One Player We’ll Bring In Two

December 8th, 2012 · 288 Comments

Alan Pardew has given an interview to the BBC and he says some interesting things, such as if we lose a top player, then we’ll have to bring in two and grow them, and he says once again that Newcastle cannot compete with the likes of the two Manchester clubs and Chelsea on the financially  front, but we can on the playing […]

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Tags: Coaching · Financials · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Pardew – We’ve Missed This Lad’s Pace

December 8th, 2012 · 7 Comments

Gabriel Obertan – Gabby to some – has been missing from the Newcastle side for several weeks now, with a mysterious toe injury,  but it looks like he will return to the squad on Monday night at Fulham. Gabby Obertan scores first goals against Bordeaux in 3-0 win

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Tags: Gabriel Obertan · Hatem Ben Arfa · Injuries · Newcastle News

Boost For Magpies – Newcastle Striker Back

December 8th, 2012 · 5 Comments

17 year-old Adam Campbell suffered a knee injury playing for in a practice match last month, and he wasn’t expected to return until some time in January,  but the England U17 International was on the bench on Thursday night, and he could make the substitutes bench again on Monday night at Craven Cottage. Adam Campbell […]

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Tags: Adam Campbell · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth

Newcastle Offer For Midfielder Derisory

December 8th, 2012 · 13 Comments

Wen we heard the news that Newcastle were going after Adam Lallana of Southampton next month, and the club hoped to get him to Tyneside for around  £5M, we thought it may take as much as double to get the skillful play maker to Newcastle. Adam Lallana – playing against Wigan

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

Pardew – It’s Not Easy To Stand Tall After Four Defeats

December 8th, 2012 · 3 Comments

Newcastle got a massive 3 points at home to a 10 man Wigan side on Monday night, and that was a fantastic result for the club and a good performance, and lifted some of the dark clouds that had gathered over the club in the previous four league games – all of which we had […]

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Tags: Coaching · Contracts · Newcastle News · Premier League

Ba’s Agents Want Amazing £5M For Any January Deal

December 8th, 2012 · 7 Comments

The Independent is reporting today that the true cost of any club signing Demba Ba in January will be a massive £30M, when you add up his wages on a four-year deal, and the fact his agents want an amazing £5M for doing the deal. Good work if you can get it. Demba Ba – total four […]

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Tags: Contracts · Demba Ba · Financials

Demba Ba Not As Secure As Other Newcastle Players

December 8th, 2012 · 7 Comments

While there are positive signs that Newcastle will now strengthen their squad in January, with two or three good players coming through the door, there is still a dark cloud over Demba Ba’s future at Newcastle, and whether he will still be a Newcastle player come February. Demba Ba scored penalty last Monday against Wigan

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

Magpies’ Target Flattered By Newcastle Interest

December 8th, 2012 · 14 Comments

We had reported on Wednesday that there was Newcastle interest in Brazilian right back Marcus Rocha, who plays for Brazilian club Atletico Mineiro and turns 24 next week. Marcos Rocha – Newcastle interested

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