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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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Pardew – We Need More English Players At Newcastle

August 7th, 2013 · 218 Comments

Alan Pardew has given an exclusive interview to SportsDirect News, and the topic was on English players and how few of them we have in the Newcastle squad at the moment. Alan Pardew – not worried about Nationality of the players 

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

Pardew – I’ve Earned My Spurs – Proud To Be Newcastle Manager

August 7th, 2013 · 370 Comments

Newcastle manager has been interviewed in the Journal today and he talks about how he knows he’s managing a big club, and one of the biggest in the Premier League. Alan Pardew -

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

Southampton Much Stronger Financially Than Magpies – How Come?

August 7th, 2013 · 154 Comments

Alan Pardew has given a good interview in the Newcastle Journal today, but something he says seems almost certain to be untrue – and that is that Southampton are in a much stronger position than Newcastle in terms of purchasing players – how can that possibly be true? Alan Pardew shakes hands with Ally McCoist […]

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Tags: Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League

Newcastle Captain Picks Up Groin Injury – Tim Krul OK

August 7th, 2013 · 210 Comments

One of the things that has been encouraging in this pre-season, is that Newcastle haven’t had too many injuries,  and we hope that’s due to the work of performance director Faye Downey, who is acting as a fitness consultant at the club. Fabricio Coloccini – slight groin injury

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Fitness · Friendlies · Injuries · Newcastle News · Pre-Season · Tim Krul

67% Of Fans Don’t Want Downing At £5M – Neither Does Pardew

August 7th, 2013 · 57 Comments

With the news that Liverpool were making Stewart Downing available for just £5M, we suggested it may not be a good deal for Newcastle, because he’s 29, his wages are high and for £3M more we could be going after a player like 21 year-old Tom Ince from Blackpool, who would be a better long […]

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

Loic Remy Injured – Will Miss Start Of The Season

August 7th, 2013 · 72 Comments

In his first interview with nufcTV on Monday after signing on at Newcastle on a one year loan deal, French International Loic Remy said he had injured his calf, but it seems that injury will keep him from starting at Manchester City a week on Monday, but he could make the bench – and he […]

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

Rangers 1 Newcastle 1 – Video Highlights

August 7th, 2013 · 44 Comments

Here are the video highlights of the 1-1 draw between Rangers and Newcastle last night at Ibrox – this one has Scottish commentators and it’s from Rangers TV – there’s a short ad at the front – and it looks good in full screen. Thanks to reader Karl for alerting us to this. Tim Krul […]

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Tags: Friendlies · Newcastle News · Pre-Season · Video

Gomis Tweets Make It Clear He Wants Newcastle Move

August 7th, 2013 · 62 Comments

My son Neil has alerted me to Bafe Gomis’ Twitter account last night, where Gomis was saying some good things about Newcastle, and that he was looking for the move to be finally closed. Bafe Gomis – I’m already leaning English

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

Lyon President Pessimistic About Gomis’ Newcastle Move

August 7th, 2013 · 13 Comments

The Lyon President has spoken out on the proposed move of their top striker Bafe Gomis to Newcastle, after their Champions League 1-0 win in Zurich last night. and it looks like the President is getting very frustrated with things, and he mentions club(s) – it looks like it’s Marseilles – behind the scenes who […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Training Ground · Transfer News and Rumours