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

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Benitez Comments On This Player He Likes

September 25th, 2016 · 53 Comments

The exact same thing is happening in this transfer window that happened last January  that Cheick Tiote is trying to a make a move away from Newcastle but for one reason or another it may not happen. In January Tiote was almost certain to leave to join a Chinese Super League club but it didn’t happen and […]

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Tags: Championship · Cheick Tiote · Coaching · Contracts · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Michael Carrick’s Move To Newcastle Scuttled By Mourinho

September 22nd, 2016 · 14 Comments

Rafa Benitez is quite a draw it seems and Newcastle has apparently persuaded Michael to join his home town club Newcastle United before Jose Mourinho stepped in and ordered Manchester United to give Michael a contract extension to keep him on board. Michael signed his contract extension of one year on 9th June. But of […]

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Tags: Coaching · Contracts · EFL Cup · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

Roberto Di Matteo Talks About The Strengths Of Newcastle

September 22nd, 2016 · 54 Comments

Aston Villas manager Roberto Di Matteo gave his press conference today for the home game against Newcastle United at Villa Park on Saturday. Both managers have the rare distinction of winning the Champions League – Roberto with Chelsea (2012) and Rafa with Liverpool (2005) and Rafa is also a losing finalist with Liverpool (2007). Roberto […]

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New Signing Doing What He Wanted To Do – Improve His Game

September 22nd, 2016 · 4 Comments

Ciaran Clark was a good signing for us for around £5M from Aston Villa in the summer and it’s a good question as to whether the defender will keep his place for our visit to Villa Park on Saturday, in what is another important league game for Newcastle. Clark had a solid game at center-back […]

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Tags: Championship · Ciaran Clark · Contracts · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

How Newcastle Picked Up One Summer Bargain

September 22nd, 2016 · 15 Comments

The Birmingham Mail have revealed today that Aston Villa’s manager Roberto Di Matteo was not happy at all when Ciaran Clark was poached away by Newcastle in the summer, after we met the release clause of £5.1M in his contract. Once a club meets the release clause amount they can talk to the player and […]

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Tags: Championship · Contracts · Newcastle News · Poll · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target