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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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Newcastle vs QPR – Match Preview

December 21st, 2012 · 156 Comments

If there ever was a crucial game it’s tomorrow against QPR, and Newcastle will go into this home game trying to get their second win in the last 12 games in all competitions, and as far as the league goes try to get all 3 points after losing six of our last seven league games.

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Tags: Match Preview · Newcastle News

Pardew – We Need New Players – Fans Are Hurting

December 21st, 2012 · 68 Comments

Newcastle face a moment of truth tomorrow against QPR – or should we say a game of truth – because if Newcastle cannot get a win against QPR, who have 10 points in the league –  then who can we beat at the moment? Alan Pardew – I need two new players in

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

News About Newcastle’s Frustrated Captain

December 21st, 2012 · 158 Comments

Alan Pardew has said he isn’t too surprised at the low profile being taken by our captain Fabricio Coloccini recently, and we haven’t heard much at all from The Argentine International during Newcastle’s disastrous run of six defeats in the last seven league games. Fab Coloccini – in action against Sunderland

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Tags: Coaching · Fabricio Coloccini · Newcastle News · Premier League

Newcastle Winger Fit Again – Could Be Involved Against QPR

December 21st, 2012 · 13 Comments

That mysterious toe injury that Gabriel Obertan has been carrying for weeks now has finally cleared up and he will be in the squad tomorrow and could see some play in the second half, and there’s even a chance he could start the game. Gabby Obertan – after scoring great goal against Bordeaux Who’s that […]

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Tags: Gabriel Obertan · Injuries · Newcastle News · Premier League

Pardew May Break Up Demba Ba-Cisse Strike Partnership

December 21st, 2012 · 38 Comments

Alan Pardew has laid down the law to Papiss Cisse, and says the Senegal striker must score in the next couple of games against QPR and Manchester United, otherwise he will lose his place to Shola Ameobi for the next game at Arsenal, and it seems Shola is showing up well in training. Papiss Cisse – place under […]

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Tags: Coaching · Demba Ba · Papiss Cisse · Premier League · Shola Ameobi

Pardew – It’s Doom And Gloom – We’re Happy With That

December 21st, 2012 · 23 Comments

Alan Pardew was invariably asked about the plight of Newcastle United at the moment, and Alan interrupted one reporter and made a rather tongue in cheek statement – at least we think it was tongue in cheek – we hope it was tongue in cheek. Alan Pardew – tongue in cheek statement?

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Premier League

Reports Newcastle Agree £10M Fee For Loic Remy

December 21st, 2012 · 28 Comments

There is news in the Daily Mail today that Newcastle have agreed a £10M fee to bring Marseilles striker Loic Remy to Newcastle in January – and with the news recently that the club were in advanced negotiations to sign the player and Alan Pardew saying he was a definite target yesterday, when he said […]

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

Demba Ba Contract Situation Getting Out Of Hand

December 21st, 2012 · 14 Comments

We found out at Alan Pardew’s press conference yesterday that the Demba Ba release clause will become in every transfer window and therefore we have th possibility that the Demba Ba circus will be active in January, next summer, and then na year come January – and of course after that he becomes a free […]

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Tags: Contracts · Demba Ba · Newcastle News

Pardew – Two Or Three New Players Arriving In January

December 21st, 2012 · 23 Comments

At the press conference yesterday for the QPR game tomorrow, Alan pardew was asked about any Newcastle interest in Vurnon Anita’s former team-mate 20 year-old Dutch Under 21 international Jody Lukoki, and Alan said it was “news to him” but he did confirm Newcastle’s interest in another player who has been linked closely with Newcastle […]

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