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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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No Relegation Clauses In Players’ Contracts – Say It Aint So

May 1st, 2013 · 9 Comments

It is being reported in the Independent today that Newcastle’s five new players brought in during January cost the Newcastle club £31M in total, including agents’ fees and maybe that’s why Newcastle were able to bring five good players in during what is a difficult window. Derek LLambias – why no relegation clauses?

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Tags: Coaching · Financials · Newcastle News · Premier League

Another Set Of Possible Newcastle Strips

May 1st, 2013 · 503 Comments

We published three strips earlier this morning – home, away and third strips, that are doing the rounds on the internet – and we now have been sent by one of our readers another set of what may be our second and third strips for next season. Newcastle’s away and third strips for next season

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Tags: Newcastle News · Premier League · Strips

Newcastle Hold All The Aces To Get Striker

May 1st, 2013 · 106 Comments

There was a lot of talk a few weeks ago from friends of Andy Carroll, who said that he wanted to go back to Liverpool and fight for his place this summer. Andy Carroll – could be Newcastle target in the summer

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Two Summer Scenarios Shaping Up – One Is Unthinkable

May 1st, 2013 · 19 Comments

Since the Sunderland defeat, there are two different transfer seasons that Newcastle may have to go through this summer - and one of them is almost unthinkable. Derek LLambias – two scenarios possible for Chief Executive

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Tags: Newcastle News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

Mike Ashley In Talks With Alan Pardew

May 1st, 2013 · 38 Comments

There are reports today that Alan Pardew has been in conversations with both Derek LLambias and Mike Ashley, and we cannot imagine Mike Ashley being too happy at what’s happened in the last couple of weeks. Mike Ashley – has to be furious with recent results

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Tags: Coaching · Financials · Newcastle News · Premier League

Magpies Hitting Worst Form At The Exact Wrong Time

May 1st, 2013 · 29 Comments

Since Newcastle have lost the last two home league games by a cumulative score of 9-0, and were booed off the field on both occasions, it would not be surprising if there are splits developing in the Newcastle dressing room. Alan Pardew demonstrates how Newcastle fans feel like

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Premier League

Newcastle’s Three Strips For Next Season

May 1st, 2013 · 94 Comments

We showed the potential Newcastle home strip for next season last week, and another batch of the home, second and third strips are  now doing the rounds on the internet – and they don’t show Wonga on the shirts – and the home strip seems to be quite a bit different. The new set of […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Premier League · Strips

Why Would Rafa Benitez Want To Join Newcastle?

May 1st, 2013 · 39 Comments

There are reports coming out and seem to have originated from BBC Newcastle, that Newcastle may have already done a deal with Rafa Benitez, to take over the management at Newcastle in the summer, presumably dependent on Newcastle being a Premier League club in June. Rafa Benitez – while at Liverpool

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Tags: Coaching · Financials · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours