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Entries from January 2013

Coloccini’s Situation Delicate And Not Nice – He’s A Brilliant Guy

January 26th, 2013 · 28 Comments

Alan Pardew has talked a little about Fab Coloccini’s personal situation and he has said the situation was delicate and that he wouldn’t want anybody to be in Colo’s situation.  Alan Pardew has been trying to talk his captain into staying at Newcastle for the last few weeks, and he finally did that yesterday after long […]

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Newcastle News

Coloccini To Produce His Best Form At Newcastle?

January 26th, 2013 · 15 Comments

Alan Pardew started his press conference off yesterday with the news that our captain Fabricio Coloccini had agreed to stay at Newcastle – at least until the end of the season and the Argentine will remain as captain of the team. Fabricio Coloccini – let’s hope he can produce his best form now

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Tags: Contracts · Fabricio Coloccini · Newcastle News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

Alan Pardew – Ben Arfa Due Back In Two To Three Weeks

January 26th, 2013 · 20 Comments

Alan Pardew basked in the glow of three new signings this week  in his press conference yesterday afternoon – and four this month – Moussa Sissoko had not yet been announced, and he also pointed to the fantastic form of Yohan Cabaye, and said that the great Ben Arfa was due back in two to three weeks […]

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Tags: Hatem Ben Arfa · Injuries · Newcastle News · Yohan Cabaye

Pardew Must Show He’s Good Enough To Be Magpies Manager

January 26th, 2013 · 32 Comments

Alan Pardew gave his press conference for the Aston Villa game yesterday afternoon, and as usual he was upbeat and buoyed by Newcastle’s new signings, and the manager said the new arrivals this week have already lifted the spirits at Newcastle. Even Alan Pardew couldn’t watch last Saturday

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Tags: Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa · Massadio Haidara · Mathieu Debuchy · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Yoan Gouffran

Newcastle Target To Remain In France Until The Summer

January 26th, 2013 · 114 Comments

We had reported yesterday morning that Newcastle had made a bid of €3M for Bastia’s top French midfielder Florian Thauvin, and the Bastia Chairman had promised a quick response to Newcastle’s bid, and he’s given it and says the club have turned down the  offer,  and the 19 year-old will now stay in France until […]

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

Newcastle Bid €10.5M For French Striker

January 26th, 2013 · 31 Comments

There are are reports in the French press today  that Newcastle have made a bid to sign St. Etienne striker Patrick-Emierick Aubameyang. Patrick-Emieric Aubameyang – Newcastle bid €10.5M

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