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Entries from January 2013

Reports Newcastle Have Bid For French Midfielder

January 29th, 2013 · 238 Comments

It’s not the first time Newcastle have been linked with 24 year-old Standard Liege midfielder William Vainqueur, and we wonder if Newcastle will get him to Tyneside before tomorrow night at 11:00 pm, when the transfer window slams shut. William Vainqueur – have Newcastle put in bid for midfielder?

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

Aston Villa vs Newcastle – Match Preview

January 29th, 2013 · 390 Comments

We had a relegation 6 pointer against Reading last time out, and after dominating the game in the first half at home, when we should have been more than just the one goal up at half time, we managed to collapse again in the last 20 minutes, and that allowed Reading to win a game […]

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Tags: Match Preview · Newcastle News · Premier League

Fabricio Coloccini’s Letter To Newcastle Fans – I’ll Give 100%

January 29th, 2013 · 60 Comments

Fabricio Coloccini has finally come out and talked to the Newcastle fans and explained as best as he can that he has a personal problem, but that he will be giving 100% for Newcastle United through the end of the season. A smiling Fabricio Coloccini in training yesterday

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Newcastle News · Other News

Tim Krul – Squad Has Been Given Massive Lift

January 29th, 2013 · 16 Comments

We haven’t heard too much from our existing players on the five signings of this month – and four in four days last week – and every single one of them is a Frenchman. Tim Krul – squad has been given a massive lift

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Tags: Newcastle News · Premier League · Tim Krul

Pardew – Now I Have To Create A Team – Quickly

January 29th, 2013 · 24 Comments

We suppose it’s obvious but it’s hard sometimes for players to move to other clubs in January and expect them to be at their best immediately – and it very rarely happens that way. Alan Pardew – has to create a new team – and quickly too

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News

Newcastle Youngsters Didn’t Take Their Big Opportunity

January 29th, 2013 · 15 Comments

One of the reasons that Newcastle didn’t being in more players during the summer – in addition to being too frugal – was there was a sense at the club that the many good Newcastle’s youngsters could take up the slack – and they would be given their chance in Europe and in the Premier […]

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