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

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England Manager Sam Allardyce In Hot Water

September 27th, 2016 · 46 Comments

The Telegraph mounted a sting operation against Sam Allardyce the England manager, that now could end his tenure in the job he has craved for so many years. The paper is reporting today that Allardyce used his position as England manager to negotiate a £400K deal with who turned out to be fictitious business men […]

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Tags: Corruption · England News · Financials · International News · Newcastle News · Other News

Benitez – I Want To Stay At Newcastle For Six Years

September 17th, 2016 · 56 Comments

Newcastle had more than 3,000 fans at Loftus Road on Tuesday night – and that just shows the passion of the Newcastle United support – a support which is legendary. Over the last few years that support has been for what has been a very poor side on the pitch, but Rafa Benitez seems to […]

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Tags: Coaching · Financials · Management · Newcastle News

Newcastle Got These 8 Players For £30M Sissoko Fee

September 16th, 2016 · 4 Comments

In writing earlier about the Moussa Sissoko transfer to Spurs we hit upon a good way of thinking of the deal from a Newcastle perspective. We got 8 of the 12 players we signed in the summer for the £30M fee we received from Tottenham for the 27 year-old French International Moussa Sissoko – his £30M […]

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Tags: Financials · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Sissoko Happy With Spurs Move – So Are Newcastle

September 16th, 2016 · 9 Comments

Moussa Sissoko is happy he finally got his move to a Champions League club in moving to Tottenham Hotspur and we are also happy he was able to leave Newcastle. Newcastle got £30M for him so Newcastle are certainly happy with the deal, if only because he’s not worth half  that fee. But with his very good […]

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Tags: Financials · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Another Reason Benitez Pleased When Transfer Window Closed

September 12th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Yoan Gouffran has simply been a revelation this season and he was our man of the Match on Saturday scoring a terrific goal to put Newcastle in the led for our 5th win in a row in all competitions. But it seems like it was touch and go was to whether Yoan left the club […]

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Tags: Contracts · Financials · Newcastle News · Other News · Transfer News and Rumours · Yoan Gouffran