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Entries from April 2013

Coloccini’s Leadership The Last Chance To Save Newcastle

April 30th, 2013 · 11 Comments

Newcastle fans are hoping that Fabricio Coloccini can return to the side on Saturday at West Ham, and if Colo can help turn things around in the last three games, there will be a massive attempt to keep the Argentine at Newcastle for the remaining three years of his contract. Fabricio Coloccini in training Tuesday

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Newcastle News · Premier League

Newcastle Credibility Shattered – Ben Arfa Looks To Leave?

April 30th, 2013 · 23 Comments

The French sports channel Infosport+ is reporting tha Hatem Ben Arfa’s representatives have initiated talks with Tottenham, with a summer move in mind, and we would think the story could have some credibility to it, simply because if we are relegated a number of our French players will want away. Ben Arfa – could lead […]

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Tags: Hatem Ben Arfa · Transfer News and Rumours · Yohan Cabaye

Mike Ashley Will Spend Big This Summer – If We Survive

April 30th, 2013 · 748 Comments

It may not be comforting news for Newcastle fans that Mike Ashley is willing to spend some big money in the summer, assuming we are still in the Premier League. Mike Ashley – will spend big this summer

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

Newcastle Captain Could Be Our Savior – If He Plays

April 30th, 2013 · 59 Comments

Fabricio Coloccini has been out since February 24th, when he injured his back in the 4-2 win over Southampton at St. James’ Park, and he has missed the last 12 games. Colo with Pardew – can he save us

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

Newcastle Player – Last Weekend The Worst Of My Career

April 30th, 2013 · 15 Comments

Steven Taylor played at Aston Villa in May of 2009, when we lost that final game of the season to an own goal from Damien Duff, and we were relegated for the very first time from the Premier League. Devastated Steven Taylor – after final whistle on Saturday What a complete disaster

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Premier League · Steven Taylor

Pardew’s Orders From The Board – Save Newcastle

April 30th, 2013 · 30 Comments

Rumors were rife after the Saturday defeat that Mike Ashley would replace Alan Pardew yesterday – but Alan Shearer on Monday in his column in The Sun probably had it right, when he said  with only three games to go, that wouldn’t be the wise decision. Mike Ashley – get on with it

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