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Ben Arfa About To Lose His Shirt At Newcastle

8:34 pm, Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 by Dr. Ed Harrison · 100 Comments

The current number 10 at Newcastle is Hatem Ben Arfa, and he will be sold this summer before his contract runs out next June – so when the squad numbers are given out next week at Newcastle, we fully expect Siem de Jong – a natural number 10 – to be given that number.

ben arfa yellow stoke

Hatem Ben Arfa – about to lose his shirt

That’s unless of course Newcastle have somebody lined up who is a natural number 10 and (even) better than Siem – we suppose that’s always possible.

But we read the Chronicle article about maybe upsetting Ben Arfa if Siem was given the number 10 shirt, but from everything Alan Pardew has done and said this year – it seems he has given up on Hatem – and Ben Arfa wasn’t even on the bench for the last few games of the season.

Hatem is probably more upset about being shipped out this summer, than what shirt number he is given for the next seven weeks or so – or until he is sold.

It seems almost a certainty that the Frenchman will be moving out of the club, unless there is a 180 degrees shift by the manager in his opinion of the winger.

We would love for Hatem to stay on Tyneside, and that Pardew and the player patch things up between them, but with everything that’s happened this year it seems Pardew has simply given up on the mercurial winger, who was blessed with unbelievable football skills.

And Ben Arfa didn’t play the number 10 role at Newcastle very often at all – but was played out on the wing.

In short – it seems that Siem is the future of Newcastle and (unfortunately) Hatem is not.

That seems to be Alan Pardew’s thinking.

What do you think?

Written from Winchester, England.



Tags: Coaching · Hatem Ben Arfa · Premier League · Siem de Jong



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100 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Sazzer // Jul 3, 2014 at 8:35 PM

    Get French Football ?@GFN_France
    Clement Grenier made a “personal decision” not to accept the invitation of the @FFF to attend France vs Germany. #EDF #WC14 #OL

  • 2 Pizzicato The Arizona Geordie // Jul 3, 2014 at 8:40 PM

    @Sazzer, what is the significance of this??

    and… who said De Jong is going to be given the number 10 shirt???

  • 3 jazzyp // Jul 3, 2014 at 8:42 PM

    Geordietwo
    I just think we should give players a chance before labelling them mate…That’s all.
    No disappointment here buddy, Just about to show my manliness by tackling this Bacon Manwich !

  • 4 Belfast // Jul 3, 2014 at 8:43 PM

    The chronicle is full of bollox. Made up nonsense.

  • 5 jazzyp // Jul 3, 2014 at 8:43 PM

    Pizzicato
    That was his shirt no at Ajax

  • 6 the truth will out // Jul 3, 2014 at 8:45 PM

    he has asked for 69

  • 7 Shaker Shakrah // Jul 3, 2014 at 8:53 PM

    bad bad article from the Chronicle
    Ben Arfa is still with the team
    that’s mean De Jong will take another Number .
    End of Story .

  • 8 Shaker Shakrah // Jul 3, 2014 at 8:55 PM

    I really hope HBA & Cisse back to their
    best next season :)

  • 9 Belfast // Jul 3, 2014 at 8:55 PM

    Being banned has made it ten times worse. They seem to now write opinion pieces on the same subject over and over again. De Jong being the latest subject lol

  • 10 Laurent Robert 32 // Jul 3, 2014 at 8:55 PM

    The name Gervinho hasn’t been mentioned on here after being a bit of a golden target of yesteryear. Just thought I’d knock some of the dust off it.

    Like Barnetta, in the Jesmond Dene hotel, another false dawn although you can add a few more names to that list.

    Absolutely pointless post there, I know.

  • 11 christoon5369 // Jul 3, 2014 at 8:55 PM

    Ashley had to buy SDJ so he couldnt be accused of asset stripping,

  • 12 GeordieTwo // Jul 3, 2014 at 8:55 PM

    To continue from the previous article that’s roughly an 18M profit from player sales over the last 7 years so far beermonkey. Not as much as I thought it would be but not too shabbly. And 12M for Debuchy would add to that nicely. And what is Benny worth now? Probably not much with 1 year left on his deal and the season he had. I would guess 4M tops but he could come back and make a huge impact for someone with an actual manager at the helm.

  • 13 GeordieTwo // Jul 3, 2014 at 8:59 PM

    I am now accepting early orders for the amazing beermonkey sports and beer drinking thong by the way! :) It’s black and white with an easy access flap for peeing in peoples’ back pockets. :shock:

  • 14 beermonkey // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:01 PM

    G2

    thought it would be more than that

  • 15 GeordieTwo // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:03 PM

    Aye beermonkey so did I. But give Ashley a bit more time this summer. And that’s just the gravy. The TV money is the main meal. Beautiful.

  • 16 Sazzer // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:08 PM

    Ben-arfa still here – still number 10.

    Pizzicato The Arizona Geordie
    GFN probably just teasing everybody by stating a fact by a player in demand.

  • 17 beermonkey // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:08 PM

    G2

    he will take his cash out
    he is on the board now so a huge wage will go his way soon

  • 18 jimmysmith // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:08 PM

    I’m confident we’ll sign a couple more Siem DeJong calibre players and equally confident one or two will disappoint and the others will be sold at profit in a year or two.

    I think De Jong is here because no bigger club came in and he’ll be off as soon as one comes calling. Same with Cabella, Grenier and Laszerette, who we have a big chance of getting for the same shop window type reasons.

  • 19 Malta Mag // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:09 PM

    Is it not possible that Ben Arfa may adopt a positive stance and see the signing of SDJ as a reason to stay. As Ed says, Ben Arfa rarely played in the No.10 role even though most of us imagined that to be his ideal position. I’ve always loved Ben Arfa and would be devastated to see him leave but you have to say that he hasn’t done himself any favours when he’s been given the chance. When Cabaye left I could see him play that role and come of age yet instead he looked dis interested? Maybe there is a clash between him and Pardew but you can’t only blame the manager as it works both ways. I only hope that both are big enough to patch things up and bury the hatchet.
    On paper we are a couple of players short of a very decent team no matter what the sceptics amongst us say.

  • 20 Pizzicato The Arizona Geordie // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:13 PM

    Yea, a number is ONLY a number.

  • 21 jimmysmith // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:13 PM

    Actually, I’ll amend that last post. I think if we got those players and pushed on to 5th and maybe a possibility of fourth then we’d be a way bigger chance of keeping our better players. We’ve paid heavily for a failure to kick on when we’ve had the chance in the past.

  • 22 Sazzer // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:13 PM

    Luuk De Jong unsure about going back to PSV. He will wait and see.

  • 23 Charlietoon // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:15 PM

    I’d say it’s being done so that all those Ben Arfa fans go out and buy another shirt.

  • 24 jazzyp // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:21 PM

    Jimmysnith
    If that was the case with SDJ then do you not think it would have been better to stay for just one more season at Ajax. Then he would have been in a Gomis type scenario and surely would have had more suitors and a better wage structure offered to him than he has received by coming to Nufc
    As for his brother I genuinely felt sorry for him for his time with us. He came to us with his confidence shot. To a team on one of its worse runs in history. And asked to play a more defensive role behind the Cf rather than as an out and out striker

  • 25 Sazzer // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:22 PM

    Valbuena’s doubters remained, however, most notably in the shape of then Marseille coach Deschamps, who wanted the winger sold. Eventually, after two failed attempts to get rid, Deschamps was won over as Valbuena worked his way off the bench to play a key role in a Ligue 1 title and two Coupe de la Ligue triumphs.

    Deschamps then later doubted the winger at international level when he took over as France coach. Valbuena was dropped for the World Cup qualification play-off first leg in Ukraine which France lost 2-0. Deschamps restored Valbuena to his side for the return leg in Paris.

    http://www1.skysports.com/football/news/14657/9367172/world-cup-mathieu-valbuena-vital-for-frances-hopes

  • 26 Sazzer // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:24 PM

    Like the big brother he is Siem will take shirt number 23.

  • 27 jazzyp // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:32 PM

    Newcastle passe à l’action pour Lacazette http://loveofoot.over-blog.com/2014/06/newcastle-passe-a-l-action-pour-lacazette.html … #LYON #OL #LACAZETTE #NEWCASTLE #PREMIERLEAGUE #Transfert
    Rumours all over Tw@tter that a 12.5 euro’s has been agreed for the sale of Lacazette to Nufc

  • 28 Thump // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:41 PM

    @jazzy: I honestly reckon that LDJ will come good and make us regret not picking him up when we could. He made all the right moves, but the lad was out of practice and out of confidence. Gutting for him, really.

    On Lacazette, that’d mean we’ve spent around £18m on two players… I don’t think Ashley can part with that kind of money without crying.

  • 29 beermonkey // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:46 PM

    jazzy

    do you think Lacazette will give us the goals to save us from going down

    thump

    I would like to see him here but price is key or loan deal

  • 30 jazzyp // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:49 PM

    Thump
    Agree mate on LDJ. I thought he looked like the perfect link player when he first came, but was used more and more in a reserved role just in front of the midfield really and behind Remy. I hope the lad comes good where ever that may be as a few goals would soon boast his confidence.
    Personally signing Lacazette for that fee would make excellent Business sense to Ashley. He sold Cabs for 19 mill and for that got Sdj and lacazette in return.
    That’s a cracking bit of Business in my eyes buddy

  • 31 Belfast // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:49 PM

    You do know most of these rumours on twatter come from kids pretending to be football agents and journalists Jazzy ?

    Indi kalia etc etc.

  • 32 Thump // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:53 PM

    That’s a good point actually, mate. I’d already written off the Cabaye fee off. I suppose it all depends on this Debuchy deal, too. He could probably buy another player in an still be in profit… greedy bar steward what he is.

  • 33 jazzyp // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:53 PM

    beermonkey
    I think that will all depend on who else we bring in and what philosophy Pardew goes into the Pl with this season.
    I thought the first part of the season we showed promise all over the pitch. but the second half we just capitulated every game…..Again I put it down to tactics and confidence.

  • 34 Belfast // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:56 PM

    Like the Danny Ings one the other night.

    Must be really annoying for real journalists on twatter, constantly being pestered about false stories that have originated from those fake accounts lol

  • 35 Thump // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:58 PM

    @Belfast: How dare you! Indykaila is a real journo, don’t you know? He’s on the radio! …in Abu Dhabi or some such shite.

  • 36 jazzyp // Jul 3, 2014 at 9:58 PM

    Belfast
    I certainly do bud. but soccer sauce seem to be getting a lot of things right lately, whether that’s by sheer luck…Who knows.
    One thing that has come out again today is that Lyon are in dire need of a cash injection of around 20 mill tax.
    Cash up front would go along way to securing a deal for this player providing he wants to play for Nufc of course

  • 37 jazzyp // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:02 PM

    Thump
    As much as I would love to see Debs at Nufc next season, 12 mill is an excellent price for a 29 yr old. Providing we reinvest that in to the squad then im sure we can get over him as we will Remy at Arsenal.

  • 38 Belfast // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:04 PM

    That Indi is the best one thump lol

    Think he’s behind a lot of those fake accounts. They all seem to retweet each other.

    probably making a fortune with all his little links

  • 39 beermonkey // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:11 PM

    jazzy

    its not all negative where the team is concerned but when it goes wrong we got no plan b lots of things for o]pards to work on
    I am hoping the new coach we have just bought in has some impact and say in first team training
    and even though last season we bought that faye in as a fitness consultant our overall fitness is poor more so second half of the season

  • 40 Blofal // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:16 PM

    Jazzyp I hope that is true. I really rate Lacazette.

  • 41 santonthenewmaldini // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:18 PM

    So if we sign Lacazette and De Jong we cannot surely be playing hoofball next season !?!?!lol pretty sure they will be good defenders

    On a serious note if we signed him with De Jong and got Cabella I would have to praise the regime as that would have been an excellent set of signings

    Sick thing is we will probably sign all of these players and with the money from Cabaye , Arfa , Debuchy , Jonas etc WE WOULD STILL BE IN PROFIT!!!!

  • 42 welshgeordie9 // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:22 PM

    jazzyp

    Is there any way you can translate that in English about Lacazette

  • 43 welshgeordie9 // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:22 PM

    Or can anybody else for that matter

  • 44 jazzyp // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:23 PM

    Beermonkey
    That is what I have never understood with benny and his fluctuating weight issue. last summer we were supposed to have addressed our fitness and science programme as far to many players were going down with injuries the season before.
    Yet Benny looks like he abstains himself from actually doing any training. I sit to the right of the dug out if you look from the pitch and often wonder how many big macs he scoffed last night when he’s warming up on the side of the pitch

  • 45 Belfast // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:25 PM

    Could probably translate into Welsh for you, but it may take me a while?

  • 46 jazzyp // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:27 PM

    Welsh
    Niafron’s your man mate as he’s the frenchy on here. It could say Lacazette hates the welsh for all we know !!
    Only joking buddy……..He He

  • 47 welshgeordie9 // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:28 PM

    thanks for that Belfast, i hope we get this player in.

  • 48 welshgeordie9 // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:30 PM

    jazzyp

    You are getting just as bad as Belfast, you two behave.

    Ha ha ha

  • 49 jazzyp // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:31 PM

    Santonthenewmaldini
    Throw Pea in and I would be a very happy Toon fan come start of the new season.
    I have more confidence that we are infact active in the transfer market this summer as being confirmed by many clubs and agents. Whether the Fat controller sanctions the funds is another matter

  • 50 welshgeordie9 // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:32 PM

    France lose tomorrow, then sometime next week we can get Cabella in

    Happy days

  • 51 jazzyp // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:38 PM

    Welsh
    As there is about 5-6 week before the PL season starts. I would be happy for 1 player to come in per week. That would be 9 new players for next season which we badly need to have any chance of climbing the table and into Europe.
    Would love to have them now so they can gel for the new season but hey beggars cant be chooses lol

  • 52 beermonkey // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:40 PM

    jazzy

    its not just benny that’s unfit

    that faye had a really good track record worked at a very high standard there is something not quite right fitness wise with the team, is she still around and do we do what she laid out,

  • 53 jazzyp // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:41 PM

    Further to last nights news, we understand Lyon have accepted a bid from #NUFC for Alexandre Lacazette#SSN

  • 54 welshgeordie9 // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:41 PM

    I thought they wanted them in before they go to New Zealand

  • 55 Average_Contents // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:45 PM

    Link Jazzyp I can’t see it on SSN website plus I don’t remember them saying anything about it lastnight?

  • 56 Mister Tuff // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:46 PM

    The gist of that French report is that “Newcastle take action for Lacazette”.
    The article suggests that we were preapring a 12.5 million Euro bid but the President of Lyon said he was worth 15 million euros.

    So looks as if we are very very near to their valuation.

  • 57 welshgeordie9 // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:49 PM

    Mister Tuff

    Thanks for that

  • 58 welshgeordie9 // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:50 PM

    Can anybody tell me if Lyon are in debt

  • 59 jazzyp // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:50 PM

    AC
    Soccer sauce news mate.
    Beermonkey
    As far as I know she is still employed by Nufc although over in Belfast at mo doing some course.
    Pardew said in pre season last summer that he had never worked a squad of players so hard as what Downey had done.Over worked or not I thought a lot of games they looked jaded….Especially Goofy the latter end of the season

  • 60 beermonkey // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:55 PM

    jazzy

    we always go through this with players getting jaded yet pards keeps playing them, hopefully he will have a bot more faith in some of the other players in the squad and maybe an extra player or 2 so he feels he can rotate the team

  • 61 santonthenewmaldini // Jul 3, 2014 at 10:57 PM

    @Jazzy P

    If we got PEA I would be in dreamland !!!If we got 3 or 4 other players it would be great if Pardew could have buried the hatchet to actually see how decent Arfa would be with quality around him in an attacking formation ….

  • 62 welshgeordie9 // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:04 PM

    We need a couple of forwards, if we don’t get Lacazette who the hell are we going to bring in.

  • 63 Mister Tuff // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:08 PM

    Welsh -Olympique Lyonnais are in mega debt and are in the process of building a new 60,000 seater stadium. So they will want to get good prices for their players -but they will need to flog a few to try and recoup some of the debt.

  • 64 beermonkey // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:10 PM

    welsh

    even if we don’t sign Lacazette there ore 1000s of strikers out there

  • 65 welshgeordie9 // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:11 PM

    Mister Tuff

    So do you think we will get Lacazette

  • 66 welshgeordie9 // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:13 PM

    Yeah I know there are loads, but everytime we have gone for one we have missed out

  • 67 beermonkey // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:21 PM

    welsh

    yeah but for various reasons we have missed them
    lets just hope we start getting them over the invisible line

  • 68 Average_Contents // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:21 PM

    Anyone seen that Cresswell play? He’s just signed for fat sham, 5y deal not sure of the fee though

  • 69 Average_Contents // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:23 PM

    Jazzyp

    Okies mate I just thought with it having #SSN that it’d come from them lol, don’t use Twatter as you can probably tell

  • 70 Belfast // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:23 PM

    Yes, Cresswell is a good signing for west ham.

    And I think that soccer sauce is another one of those fake accounts sadly

  • 71 Mister Tuff // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:26 PM

    Welsh – if there is not a bidding war on Lacazette I think we could stand a very good chance of getting him. Aulas their President obviously wants a bidding war to get more money. Generally with Mr Tubbs if anything over 10 million is quoted -we probably think he will pull out -but there might be a realisation that you have to pay for quality.
    Lacaztte seems a decent player but at 5’8″ tall surely he cannot be a main striker -surely.

  • 72 beermonkey // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:26 PM

    Ipswich Town defender Aaron Cresswell will complete a move to West Ham by the end of the week.

    The 24-year-old was at the Premier League side for a medical on Thursday ahead of a move for a fee exceeding £2m

  • 73 GeordieDan // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:27 PM

    Jazzy P>

    Where did u find that SSN message about Lacazette? I can’t find it.

  • 74 Black and White with an army lol // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:28 PM

    does anyone know of SDJ defensive ability’s?

    I assume Pardew looked at him as a defensive player considering he knows sh!t about attacking play

  • 75 GeordieDan // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:30 PM

    Scratch that, sorry just seen u replied 2 that earlier.

    Bloody phone.

    Likely bollox then?

  • 76 Belfast // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:31 PM

    I assume Ssn stands for soccer sauce news, not sky sports news, could be wrong

  • 77 santonthenewmaldini // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:33 PM

    @Mister Tuff

    I think Lacazette if we sign him would be the left sided forward in a 433 or 4231 kind of like what Remy was with us when he first joined

    He can also play in a 442 with a big man to play off like Gomis !!

    A dream scenario would be a front 4 of SDJ , Lacazette , Cabella and Arfa/Gouffran all interchanging positions with Sissoko and Tiote sitting back to protect ….

  • 78 Black and White with an army lol // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:33 PM

    I thought SSN stands for Soppy Source Newcastle? ;)

  • 79 Black and White with an army lol // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:35 PM

    I think Pardew should go for a 4-3-1-2 because it’s obvious he can’t utilize a 4-4-2 and a 4-2-3-1

  • 80 santonthenewmaldini // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:37 PM

    @Black and White

    He is only good at 6 – 4 – 0 formations ….

  • 81 Black and White with an army lol // Jul 3, 2014 at 11:39 PM

    santonthenewmaldini

    lol aye mate, and that’s his attacking style tactic as well ;)

    that or 5-5-0

  • 82 Belfast // Jul 4, 2014 at 12:04 AM

    You murdered the blog black and white army.

    Goodnight

  • 83 Graeme // Jul 4, 2014 at 12:11 AM

    Santon, B&W – thats unfair mates. You know P45DUE likes to play “On the Front Foot” – he spouts it often enough.
    How can you possibly doubt the man????

  • 84 Mister Tuff // Jul 4, 2014 at 12:27 AM

    santon – just having some decent players – who have an instinct to go forward and attack would be a revelation – unless Percy imposes some unatural restrictions on them to defend.

  • 85 Toonfan8 // Jul 4, 2014 at 12:28 AM

    I hope we can sign Alexandre Lacazette, very good player, young and proven already, then we have to bring Remy Cabella, creative player, capable of scoring goals…these two next and then try to bring some proper striker Remy,Lasogga,Ba,E.Valencia…one of them a i will be over the moon…and of course if Debuchy leave then bring RB as well, Richards would be good, englishmen,young and proven….Janmaat should be good as well

  • 86 Toonfan8 // Jul 4, 2014 at 12:33 AM

    this squad not bad
    Richards,MYM,Colo,Santon
    …..Sissoko……..Tiote……….
    Lacazette..De Jong….Cabella
    ……………….Remy…………………
    HBA,Gouffy,Saylor,Willo,Haidara,Anita,Colback,Cisse,Abeid bench….this would be lethal

  • 87 manxpie // Jul 4, 2014 at 12:59 AM

    great signing with de jong looks crazy in the pics tho wide eyed is an understatement!

    but again there’s instant depression after a good thing at this club with debuchy going
    but i feel we’re on it this window
    debuchy for 12 is ok should be at least 15 but for his age and we get a younger player in its good business

    i did laugh today tho after someone said deal with the fact pardew is gonna be here next season unless we are in relegation form and rotonda popped up to say his bit and “facts!!!!!!” about pardew

    so rotonda wat have you actively done to oust pardew?

    apart from the 5000 posts (every post) on here a month?

  • 88 manxpie // Jul 4, 2014 at 1:01 AM

    welsh serious question!

    are you actually welsh? i.e speak the actual language?

  • 89 manxpie // Jul 4, 2014 at 1:17 AM

    indykaila….. guess we were correct!!

    UNCONFIRMED REPORTS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!…………………………….blah blah blah

    no indy that means that you are wrong and are wrong until there confirmed!

  • 90 lesh // Jul 4, 2014 at 1:21 AM

    manxpie……

    The only non-English Welsh understands is Baaaaaaa.

  • 91 manxpie // Jul 4, 2014 at 1:26 AM

    haha lesh i was only asking because i found a very old welsh book and just wondered wat the title meant lol

    and wat wat it might be worth ofcourse!

  • 92 lesh // Jul 4, 2014 at 1:34 AM

    manxpie, if you’re depressed now, what you gonna be like when Sissoko or Krull go?

    Just think about it, I reckon we’ll have brought in five nee faces by end August. And where’s the money coming from?

    De Jong – £7m at most

    A N Other – £5m or so.

    Paid for from Debuchy sale (£12m)

    Ashley sells Sissoko for say £15m

    And/ or Krull for say £10m

    And we’ll potentially have £15m, £10m or say £25m to play with to buy new players.

    Speculating of course, but I suspect that’s the way it’s gonna be – all monies generated from sales with no new money.

    Oh what fun it’s gonna be… every year now.

    Now tgat

  • 93 lesh // Jul 4, 2014 at 1:38 AM

    manxpie

    You live in hope expecting Welsh to expound his wisdom about a Welsh book?

    He wouldn’t even know what a book was or looked like!

    ;-)

  • 94 TOON TOON COME ON ARMY // Jul 4, 2014 at 1:42 AM

    TOON TOON

  • 95 manxpie // Jul 4, 2014 at 1:52 AM

    true lesh very true

    it was a “just in hope” post wats more worrying is why i’ve got said book!!

    btw i’m not depressed about it infact i haven’t posted because i think it was about 5 posts after it was confirmed that we’d baught siem the neggertives (neggers ) brought there load on to the blog and it turned into a farce again

    i’m happy with siem and as good as debuchy was we still conceded shit loads of goals and for very good money he’s replacable

    but i do feel we might be surprised this window as we are well over due plus we actually really really need them lol

  • 96 manxpie // Jul 4, 2014 at 1:54 AM

    toon tang bit late for you aint it :)

  • 97 manxpie // Jul 4, 2014 at 2:03 AM

    toon tang you there?

    don’t worry i don’t mind now i know its you!

  • 98 lesh // Jul 4, 2014 at 2:58 AM

    Wasn’t there a report that we’re after Spanish League player?

    http://www.footballfancast.com/premiership/newcastle-united/newcastle-to-beat-everton-to-europa-league-winner

  • 99 bobby mango // Jul 4, 2014 at 7:19 AM

    HBA – Pardew’s biggest failing. What a shame

  • 100 ToonMatt // Jul 4, 2014 at 8:22 AM

    Taking away is number is a cowardly thing to do but nothing Ashley does surprises me.




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