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

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Newcastle In Double Talks For Two Strikers In France

July 18th, 2013 · 52 Comments

The Shields Gazette are reporting tonight that Newcastle are in talks with Lyon for their 27 year=old striker Bafetimbi Gomis, and that seems to be in addition to having approached Marseilles for their 27 year-old striker Andre-Pierre Gignac that we reported earlier today. Bafetimbi Gomis – Newcastle negotiating with Lyon for striker

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

Reports In France That Newcastle Close To First Signing

July 18th, 2013 · 308 Comments

There are reports coming out of France this evening that Newcastle have been in contact with Marseilles in a bid to bring French International striker Andre-Pierre Gignac to Tyneside. Andre-Pierre Gignac – Newcastle in contact with Marseilles

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

Local Lad Determined To Be A Success At Newcastle

July 18th, 2013 · 9 Comments

Newcastle-born Paul Dummett always knew this season would be crucial to his Newcastle United after future, after signing a one year extension to his contract in the summer. Paul Dummett – made great start to pre-season at Motherwell

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Tags: Davide Santon · Newcastle News · Newcastle U21 · Paul Dummett

Cisse Racially Abused By English Defense League Members

July 18th, 2013 · 63 Comments

There have been reports that Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse has received racist abuse from the Newcastle – English Defense League on Facebook. Papiss Cisse – receives racial abuse

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Tags: Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Religion

Joe Kinnear Keeping A Low Profile And That’s Good News

July 18th, 2013 · 216 Comments

The initial plan was for Director of Football Joe Kinnear to accompany the Newcastle squad to Motherwell on Tuesday night, but Joe didn’t make the trip, and instead was watching some of the Newcastle youngsters as they went down 3-0 to Hamilton Academicals at Benton. Joe Kinnear keeping low profile – so far so good

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Tags: Newcastle News · Newcastle U21 · Recruitment · Scouting Network

Are These The New Newcastle Strips For Next Season?

July 18th, 2013 · 54 Comments

This is the latest photo doing the rounds for what the new Newcastle strips will look like next season. It will be a surprise to us if the Wonga sign on the home strip is not in blue, but we’ve been wrong before. 😀 We were sent this yesterday be reader Andy Birkett – what […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Sponsors · Strips