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Newcastle Squad Tired – Pardew

February 1st, 2013 · 283 Comments

Alan Pardew talked about how tired his layers were after the win at Aston Villa on Tuesday night, and certainly Moussa Sissoko was tired when he came off after 79 minutes at Villa Park – after a tremendous first half display. Moussa Sissoko – put in good shift on Tuesday night

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Tags: Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Yoan Gouffran

Pardew – QPR Not Financially Viable – Unlike Newcastle

February 1st, 2013 · 235 Comments

We’re pleased that somebody has mentioned the ridiculous financial deals QPR owner Tony Fernandez is doing in each transfer window – in an attempt to keep QPR in the Premier League – as the owner pays way over the odds in both transfer fees and wages – like the £80K/week he paid Loic Remy to […]

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Tags: Contracts · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Marveaux Fit Again – Available For Chelsea Game

February 1st, 2013 · 207 Comments

Some really good news from the Newcastle camp today – as the foot injury sustained by Sylvain Marveaux last Monday was not as bad as first feared – and in fact he is fit and available for selection against Chelsea tomorrow. Sylvain Marveaux – fit again for Chelsea game

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Sylvain Marveaux

Pardew Hoping New French Players Fitter For Chelsea Game

February 1st, 2013 · 20 Comments

Both Moussa Sissoko and Yoan Gouffran ran out of steam a bit in the second half at Villa Park on Tuesday night, and manager Alan Pardew is hoping those two key players for Newcastle will be able to last longer through the second half against reigning European Champions Chelsea tomorrow afternoon at St. James’ Park. […]

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Tags: Coaching · Fitness · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Yoan Gouffran

Yesterday Was One Of Many French Days To Come At Newcastle

February 1st, 2013 · 14 Comments

Under Alan Pardew Newcastle started to have various days each week where they celebrate the countries of some of their players  at the Benton Training ground,  and yesterday was French Day – and with so many French players in the squad, there will be many more French days at Newcastle in the future. Sammy Ameobi […]

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Tags: Gabriel Obertan · Hatem Ben Arfa · Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa · Massadio Haidara · Mathieu Debuchy · Mehdi Abeid · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Yoan Gouffran · Yohan Cabaye

Pardew – Mike Ashley So Supportive Last Month

February 1st, 2013 · 24 Comments

Newcastle didn’t have a busy final day of the transfer window yesterday, and sent Xisco on his way to Spanish second division Cordoba, after terminating his contract by mutual agreement, and brought in promising 17 year-old Swiss center-back from Kevin Mbabu from Servette, and Kevin joins the Development squad. Derek LLambias and Mike Ashley – did well […]

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