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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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Four Days In January That Have Transformed Newcastle

February 4th, 2013 · 231 Comments

In four days of last month – Tuesday, January 22nd though Friday, January 25th – could be four days Newcastle fans will want to remember, because that’s when Newcastle amazingly brought in four top Frenchmen – Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa, Yoan Gouffran, Massadio Haidara and Moussa Sissoko – and already the middle two of those four French […]

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

Gouffran – The Manager Told Me To Come Out Fighting

February 4th, 2013 · 165 Comments

Yoan Gouffran is an experienced player, you can can tell that from the way he has immediately fitted into the Newcastle side and provides Newcastle with a lot more movement up front, and he has some speed too – as he showed when he set up Newcastle’s equalizer in the 68th minute, after he outrun […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Yoan Gouffran

Pardew – Our French Players Are Simply Top Drawer

February 4th, 2013 · 37 Comments

The new lads we’ve brought into the club  last month are good players – there’s no doubt about that – but one of the things that has been a really pleasant surprise is their immediate dedication to Newcastle, and the fact that all the new French lads seems to have stellar characters. Yohan Cabaye – […]

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Tags: Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Yoan Gouffran

In My Wildest Dreams I Couldn’t Have Imagined That – Sissoko

February 4th, 2013 · 26 Comments

There’s no doubt that Moussa Sissoko is the new hero on Tyneside – and after giving a lot of interviews after the fantastic 3-2 win against European Champions Chelsea at St. James’ Park on Saturday, Moussa has been interviewed again today in the local papers. Pandemonium after Newcastle winning goal at the death on Saturday […]

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Tags: Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League

Pardew – Chelsea Game My Best Ever – We Must Keep Winning

February 4th, 2013 · 21 Comments

The 3-2 win against Chelsea on Saturday and the way we achieved it has Newcastle fans around the world exhilarated with the tremendous football Newcastle have served up in the last couple of games with the new French players having arrived last month, and don’t forget we though the first half at Aston Villa, when […]

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Tags: Coaching · Europa League · European Competition · Newcastle News · Premier League

Newcastle Could Even Do Well In Europe This Season

February 4th, 2013 · 27 Comments

Before our two wins at Aston Villa and at home to Chelsea on Saturday – we didn’t really give a hoot about the Europa League, when we’ll be playing Metalist Kharkiv of the Ukraine at home a week on Thursday, and then a week later we’ll play them in the second leg at at their […]

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Tags: Europa League · European Competition · Newcastle News · Premier League

Sissoko – Team-Mates And Manager Have Been Fantastic

February 4th, 2013 · 33 Comments

Newcastle’s new hero Moussa Sissoko has again talked to the local papers today – and has said how his team-mates have helped him big time since he signed a week last Friday, and the French International has now given two stalwart performances in the middle of the park for Newcastle at Aston Villa and at […]

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Tags: Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League

Danny Simpson Knocked Out In Manchester Street Brawl

February 4th, 2013 · 40 Comments

News today that Danny Simpson, the Newcastle right-back, got into a scuffle in his home town of Manchester, at some takeaway at 4:00 am on Sunday morning, and there are pictures of Danny having been knocked out cold in the Monday papers today.   Danny Simpson – beaten up at 4:00 am on Sunday morning

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