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News and Commentary On Newcastle United By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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Entries from January 2013

This New Arrival Has Really Impressed Alan Pardew

January 29th, 2013 · 32 Comments

Maybe one of the most exciting players to arrive at Newcastle over the last few years is 23 year-old French international box-to-box midfielder Moussa Sissoko, and he’s certainly made an instant impact with the Newcastle fans, that’s for sure. Moussa Sissoko – in action for France against Japan

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Tags: Coaching · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News

This Would Be Fitting End To Coloccini’s Newcastle Career

January 29th, 2013 · 35 Comments

It will be interesting to see how Fabricio Coloccini plays tonight against Aston Villa in another crucial 6 pointer, after the shenanigans of the last few weeks, but we expect the Argentine to put in a strong performance at the back. Fabricio Coloccini – fitting end to Newcastle career

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

Mike Ashley Has Long Term Vision For Newcastle

January 29th, 2013 · 25 Comments

Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley has brought in five players this month – Mathieu Debuchy (Lille, £5.5M), Yoan Gouffran (Bordeaux £1.8M), Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa (Montpellier £6.5M), Massadio Haidara (Nancy, £2M), Moussa Sissoko (Toulouse, £2M) – and that’s around £18M spent by the owner, and it’s an attempt to keep Newcastle in the Premier League – at […]

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

Pardew – Newcastle Now At Full Strength – We Need Wins

January 28th, 2013 · 473 Comments

With four new players coming into the club last week in just four days to join Mathieu Debuchy, Newcastle have now brought in five good Frenchman to strengthen the squad this month, and with Steven Taylor and Yohan Cabaye now fully fit and available, and the great Ben Arfa to return in a couple of […]

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

Moussa Sissoko To Start Tomorrow Night

January 28th, 2013 · 37 Comments

Alan Pardew held a press conference before he and the squad left for the important game against Aston Villa tomorrow night – and it’s a relegation 6 pointer – another one, following our terrible defeat against Reading 9 days ago. Moussa Sissoko – in action for Toulouse – debut tomorrow night?

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Tags: Coaching · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League

Pardew – Coloccini’s Words Lost in Translation – Honest

January 28th, 2013 · 28 Comments

Alan Pardew has done what was expected today, and that is to defend his captain Fabricio Coloccini after the Argentine’s bizarre statement posted on the San Lorenzo web-site over the weekend, and it’s for the good of the team, and the stability of the squad – so you cannot really blame him for that. Alan […]

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Tags: Coaching · Fabricio Coloccini · Newcastle News · Other News