Magpie Midfielder – I Love Newcastle – The Fans Are Great To Me


One thing that Dan Gosling has been consistent about in the three years he’s been on Tyneside, is that he is very happy here and loves it at Newcastle, even if on the playing side of things, he has not been too successful – yet.

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Dan Gosling – had an excellent game last night at St. Mirren

And it’s not surprising that as the star man last night in the game at St. Mirren, the former Plymouth and Everton player was interviewed on the Newcastle web-site, and he had this to say:

“There was obviously something last week which was meant to be happening but it didn’t go through,” “So I’m still a Newcastle player and happy to be a Newcastle player.”

“I love being here, the fans are great with me and I just want to continue playing football. We have a very talented group of players at this club, but every time I get the opportunity to play I will give it everything I’ve got.”

“I’m still behind a few of the lads and am trying to catch up as best I can, and games like this will only help me.” “There’s nothing like playing games to get you properly fit. This was my first one and hopefully there’s more to come.”

We think that Dan was one of those players that Joe Kinnear mentioned wasn’t good enough for Newcastle.

But Dan’s a good player and he’s been getting over a few very serious injuries, and he’s a first class professional, as Alan Pardew was only too keen to point out when he almost signed fro Crystal Palace last week.

Dan is in the last year of his four year deal, and although he’s only played 26 times for Newcastle in three seasons, he’s been the perfect professional and absolutely no trouble at all as far as the manager is concerned.

Dan showed a lot of confidence and skill last night, but we still think Dan will leave the club this summer, but maybe his price will go up a bit, if he puts in more dynamic performances like he gave us last night.

And you know, it would be a great story if Dan stayed on Tyneside and finally became successful – and we’d be all for that.

It’s not beyond the realm of possibly, but it’s a little unlikely.

What do you think?

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189 comments so far

  • jazzyp

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:31 PM

    Comment #1

    well the move CP didn’t come off for the lad so we can only give him another chance.

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  • Big Pappa Cissé

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:32 PM

    Comment #2

    It has gone from wanting:

    1 main striker, 1 prospect striker a winger and a Centre Back

    to

    Hopefully a player “over the line” by next week.

    Complete and utter joke this window and looking like the mirror image of last year. So demoralising.

    If he brings in Remy, Sinclair & Alderwireld tomorrow I will say fair play but until then Ashley I FCUKING HATE YOUR GUTS

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  • viv

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:34 PM

    Comment #3

    Its all going to kickoff soon, signings are on the way.

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  • Shadow_Shearer

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:35 PM

    Comment #4

    We all love newcastle Dan! Doesn’t mean we all should be playing for nufc

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  • toonarmydownsouth

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:38 PM

    Comment #5

    @NUFCFansUtd: Why doesn’t MA write programme notes? To communicate with the fans… #fansutd

    Fair point

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  • jesperfuglsang - captain of the lemon crew

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:40 PM

    Comment #6

    BPC…don’t kid yourself mate 🙂 we won’t be bringing in 3 players nor one tomorrow!

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  • jazzyp

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:41 PM

    Comment #7

    daztoon-previous thread
    I now see the methods in there madness.
    we had a small squad to cope with demands of all competitions and would be addressed this summer. As the hierarchy admitted they made big mistakes.
    so harper simmo abeid perchinio are all allowed to leave…….to be repaced by ???

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  • toonarmydownsouth

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:42 PM

    Comment #8

    @SkySportsNews: BREAKING NEWS: Tottenham & Real Madrid agree fee for transfer of Luka Modric & announce new “partnership agreement” between clubs #SSN

    So basically they are gonna rob spuds decent players and then sell them back when they flop!!!

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  • jazzyp

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:46 PM

    Comment #9

    Alan Pardew: Newcastle ready to make striker move

    ALAN PARDEW has reassured worried Newcastle fans the club are still very much in the race to sign Bafetimbi Gomis and Darren Bent.
    Please percy take your time, There is no rush !!

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  • jdizzle

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:48 PM

    Comment #10

    First off BPC, that is a disgusting comment that has no place on this forum.

    Secondly, people are forgetting that we signed 5 players in January…. 3 of which were suppose to come this summer.

    Yes I recognise that we need a striker, but remember that MA actually coughed up more cash than dortmund for aubemeyang…..and we would have gotten him if a champions league finalist hadn’t come in for him.

    All I’m saying is give them some slack and be patient….the signing will come

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  • wynsleap

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:49 PM

    Comment #11

    Gosling, Ameobi etc – all playing great pre-season and looking to make their mark in the first team this season – or so we’re told.
    Erm… No! Just the same totally useless players as they were in the last campaign – just that they are putting a little more effort in against crap opposition in the hope they aren’t moved on.
    God we’re gullible – at least some are.

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  • Big Pappa Cissé

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:50 PM

    Comment #12

    @ tads

    Good signing that. Always liked Modric as a player. Would laugh if they got him in and then mugged Madrid off and kept Bale 🙂 . Then they would have some team if they bring in a decent striker as well. Dembele and Modric in the same midfield, scary stuff.

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  • TacoFlavoredKisses ForMyBen-arfa

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:50 PM

    Comment #13

    i cant stand to read another article how “insert player here, is SOOO HAPPY AN D LOVES THE FANS, etc” How about an article about our recent signing!@!!!!!!

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  • JP...from The Rock

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:51 PM

    Comment #14

    I rate Dan Gosling he’s just been really unfortunate with injuries, similar to what’s happened with Vuckic.

    Every time I’ve seen Gosling play for us he looks for that key pass and his off the ball movement looking to get into spaces impresses me. Shame he’s never had a proper run in the team.

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  • croftus5678

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:53 PM

    Comment #15

    hammers in for remy and will pay higher wages than us so i cant see him coming !

    fulham in for bent and bent wont drop from 80k pw so dont think we will sign him !

    not a clue whats happening with gomis as he’s blaming owner and owner is blaming gomis !!! aparently we have agreed terms though and he’s free next season so imo they will drop there valuation and we will prob get gomis and tbh i think he’s the best option also as we need someone who can take cisse’s place when out aswell as play with him.

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  • HullMag6

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:53 PM

    Comment #16

    Lol why does my melancholy side think the signings are going to be more like Cole, Benayoun and other such glittering talents that once graced. ……..upton park ffs. Its the three unwise monkeys of armageddon.

    I think i need to lighten up.

    RUDDY

    I never meant to link you directly to torqs departure but some have taken your lead in jumping on any itk scaring them off whilst some me included find them amusing and it breaks the monotony of no news that is occurring. But before slinging accusations of being patronising have you checked a mirror lately? Not so bad at it yourself.

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  • jazzyp

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:53 PM

    Comment #17

    The signing ??..whoopee f@ckin do.

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  • JP...from The Rock

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:54 PM

    Comment #18

    Checkout this interesting article comparing our striker targets stats:

    http://www.whoscored.com/Blog/O5Gky6X4q060phHhoEfzDA/Show/?

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  • viv

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:55 PM

    Comment #19

    Big Sam much better than this nut we have now.

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  • Big Pappa Cissé

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:55 PM

    Comment #20

    @ jdizzle

    That is far from the worst comment I have ever seen on here.

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  • daztoon

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:55 PM

    Comment #21

    Jazzyp
    You should know by now how our summer spending works and Ashley is showing his usual ambition.
    If we can’t get bargains we don’t get anybody

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  • toonarmydownsouth

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:55 PM

    Comment #22

    Jdizzle
    So which 3 were supposed to come in summer?
    They only said sissoko, and that’s only because he was free in the summer, gouff was also free in the summer

    Debuchy SHOULD of been tied up last summer

    Yanga SHOULD of been number 1 priority last summer

    Signings will come? Based on what? And us this ignoring the fact that they will have missed the whole of pre season? But that’s not important, not as if we want them bedded in so we hit the ground running, the important thing is we save a couple of quid

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  • JaxtheMag

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:58 PM

    Comment #23

    goslings that good he was on his way to palace.

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  • Joe Blog

    Jul 31, 2013 at 7:59 PM

    Comment #24

    Let’s all make our way to St James Park roof and threaten to jump, if there isn’t a new signing within 24 hours? What better way to boycott than threaten to kill yourself? Can’t go through the turnstiles if you’re dead, eh? You go first Ruddy! 😉

    Yeah! That’ll show him!

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  • jazzyp

    Jul 31, 2013 at 8:02 PM

    Comment #25

    Daztoon
    I know mate but god its just so frustrating how NUFC carry about there business.
    false promises-moronic appointments-constant bs spouted from percy. I don’t think its much to ask to build a squad to be proud of pal do you.

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  • toon kk

    Jul 31, 2013 at 8:03 PM

    Comment #26

    We were supposed to be in talks with QPR yesterday over Remy but MA didn’t want to pay his wages so talks stalled.
    MA is gambling with our future to save every penny he can.

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  • Ben3arfa

    Jul 31, 2013 at 8:03 PM

    Comment #27

    Ummm what did Alex Ferguson call us last season after the game at old trafford ?

    Hate to admit , but at times like these, he not far from the truth

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  • Jackel001

    Jul 31, 2013 at 8:04 PM

    Comment #28

    Think we should give the kid a chance, just like a few players we have hes been so unlucky with injuries!

    Not sure how much truth is in this but apparently the lyon chairman has said that fee agreed and wages its just agents fees holding it up for gomis.

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  • Belfast

    Jul 31, 2013 at 8:04 PM

    Comment #29

    So apparently it’s agents fees holding up the Gomis deal now ?? I’m sure it will be something else tomorrow lol
    So much bullshit flying around at the minute

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  • colwell

    Jul 31, 2013 at 8:04 PM

    Comment #30

    Just seen City went 5-0 up after 35 mins against AC Milan. They won 5-3 in the end. We should beat them by at least 4.

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  • JP...from The Rock

    Jul 31, 2013 at 8:04 PM

    Comment #31

    I am so sick of this stalling and penny saving shite MAN UP ASHLEY YOU’RE A FCUKING BILLIONAIRE FFS!! SIGN REMY!!

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  • roe997

    Jul 31, 2013 at 8:07 PM

    Comment #32

    http://www.dailystar.co.uk/sport/football/329786/Alan-Pardew-Newcastle-ready-to-make-striker-move and what striker from lille would that be daily star…. ding bats

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  • Tommyy

    Jul 31, 2013 at 8:07 PM

    Comment #33

    When will the management understand that they will have to pay the market rates? Because every other club does. We had our success in terms of value 2 years ago. It cannot be done on a consistent basis when it comes to a higher standard of player.

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  • jazzyp

    Jul 31, 2013 at 8:08 PM

    Comment #34

    Le 10 Sport saying that Mbaye Niang is likely to stay at Milan despite advances from Newcastle and Genoa.
    another one who’s ass we can kiss goodbye

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  • Jail for Ashley

    Jul 31, 2013 at 8:10 PM

    Comment #35

    Mac
    Are you at the meeting

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  • daztoon

    Jul 31, 2013 at 8:11 PM

    Comment #36

    Jazzyp
    At least we can be proud of the books mate.Forget putting out a team that can at least compete for a uefa spot and a manager who actually knows the modern game.

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  • Patoon

    Jul 31, 2013 at 8:14 PM

    Comment #37

    Scout

    Please tel us more about this American, we need some good news mate

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  • jazzyp

    Jul 31, 2013 at 8:18 PM

    Comment #38

    BILLIONAIRE football club owner Mike Ashley has added another £550m to his fortune in the last year.

    The Newcastle United owner has cemented his place as the richest man in the North-East, according to the annual Sunday Times Rich List due to be published this weekend.

    His sportswear empire, Sports Direct, returned record six-month profits last year, giving Mr Ashley an estimated personal fortune of £2.3bn, making him the 31st wealthiest person in the UK and far and away the richest in the region.
    Cardiff owner Vincent tan is one of the poorest PL owners by his own admission, Yet is spending wisely on quality additions to his team. Something im afraid our owner is failing to do.

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  • moonraker

    Jul 31, 2013 at 8:25 PM

    Comment #39

    memo to Dan Gosling;

    We all love the Toon Dan; but all of us like you, are not good enough to play for them!

    Next Pardew will be saying he’s like a new signing 🙁

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  • bills-son

    Jul 31, 2013 at 8:26 PM

    Comment #40

    Jazzyp @ 37

    Acoording to most fans on here every club in the Prem has ‘spent wisely’.

    Aye right. So this will be the first window ever that signings dont include some right turkeys?

    Boro thought they”d invested wisely when they bought Alfonso Alves for £12 million – he turned out to be the worst brazilian since David Blunkett shaved his lasses crutch with a blunt razor.

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