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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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Kinnear Interview – Wants Champions League For Passionate Fans

July 27th, 2013 · 17 Comments

We reported earlier today that it was good that Joe Kinnear had not given any interviews for quite a few weeks, but it seems we were tempting fate – and Joe has been interviewed in the Mirror today. Joe Kinnear – upbeat on Newcastle

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Tags: Newcastle News · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours

This Is How Joe Kinnear Can Be Successful At Newcastle

July 27th, 2013 · 226 Comments

There was some good news last Thursday about Papiss Cisse staying at Newcastle, and finally agreeing to wear the Wonga insignia, and we were very pleased with that – because Papiss is a great natural striker and in his one and a half seasons on Tyneside, he’s scored 26 goals in 61 appearances, and some […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Raise Bid For Gomis – Want Remy On Season Loan

July 27th, 2013 · 320 Comments

News coming though right now on Sky Sports,  that Newcastle have raised their bid for Lyon’s French International striker Bafetimbi Gomis. . Bafetimbi Gomis – Newcastle raise offer to £6.9M

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

Even More Good News For Newcastle

July 27th, 2013 · 20 Comments

We haven’t had much good news in the transfer market this summer, in fact Newcastle fans  haven’t had much good news – period, but it was fantastic news on Thursday that Papiss Cisse had agreed to wear the Wonga shirt and training gear, and more good news today that Tim Krul says he has now […]

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul · Transfer News and Rumours

These Young Magpies Expected To Go On Loan This Season

July 27th, 2013 · 18 Comments

It looks like Alan Pardew will be sending a number of Newcastle’s young players out on loan this season, and Northern Ireland International Shane Ferguson has already joined Birmingham on loan for the full season, so we’ll be following his progress this season in the Championship. James Tavernier – playing against Amitros last season in […]

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Tags: Haris Vuckic · James Tavernier · Newcastle News · Newcastle U21 · Shane Ferguson

All Newcastle Wins Matter – In Pre-Season Too

July 27th, 2013 · 44 Comments

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has said today that he’s not worried about the fitness of Papiss Cisse, and the Senegal captain is in good shape, and will make the first league game of the season at Manchester City on Monday night, 19th August. Cisse and Pardew – I told you to hit the ball into […]

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Tags: Coaching · Friendlies · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Pre-Season

Newcastle To Expand Scouting Network

July 27th, 2013 · 28 Comments

Before embarking on the one week training camp at SC Braga’s facilities in Portugal ten days ago, Alan Pardew had said how he admired Portuguese players, because they were very good technically and good professionals. Alan Pardew – we should check out players in Portugal

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Tags: Newcastle News · Pre-Season · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours

This Could Be The Breakthough On Transfer Front For Newcastle

July 27th, 2013 · 33 Comments

It’s always difficult to know in the transfer windows what news it true and what isn’t, but if we are to believe a couple of reports in French Daily L’Equipe over the last couple of days, then Newcastle are having difficulty with the high fee being asked for Lyon striker Bafetimbi Gomis, and that’s what […]

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