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

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Andros Townsend Hints At Staying At Newcastle

May 28th, 2016 · 9 Comments

Andros Townsend came on as a sub after 75 minutes in last night’s 2-1 England win over a good Australia side at the Stadium of Light and he made a few good dashing runs down the right wing in the final 15 minutes. As soon as he came on he was booed by the Sunderland […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Contracts · England News · Euro 2016 · International News · Newcastle News

Newcastle Player Thanks Rafa Benitez

May 22nd, 2016 · 3 Comments

A lot of people in the game thought that Newcastle overpaid for Andros Townsend when we signed him from Tottenham for £12M in January, but he’s been great for us since then and scored four scintillating goals. He finished second behind goalkeeper Rob Elliot in our annual Player of the Season poll – he made such […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Coaching · England News · Euro 2016 · International News · Newcastle News · Premier League

It May Be Difficult For Club To Meet These Rafa Requirements

May 16th, 2016 · 63 Comments

There was a hint of this yesterday in the  Chronicle, that Rafa Benitez would like to keep the majority of the current squad if he decides to manage the club next season in the Championship. And there may be some financial problems with being able to do that, since our revenues will be much lower next season in the […]

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Tags: Contracts · International News · Management · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Townsend Reacts To Being Named In England Squad

May 16th, 2016 · 46 Comments

Andros Townsend became the first Newcastle player for a while to be called up by England – and he will get his chance to make the final 23 man squad for the Euro 2016 Tournament in France next month. Andros was named in the 26 man squad announced by England manager Roy Hodgson earlier today […]

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Tags: England News · Euro 2016 · European Competition · International News · Newcastle News · Other News

Seydou Doumbia In Flaming Row With Coach

March 31st, 2016 · 7 Comments

There is news coming through that Seydou Doumbia has had a disagreement with the Ivory Coast head coach Michel Dussuyer during the International break and seems to have walked out on the team. Doumbia did not play against Sudan in Tuesday’s African Cup of Nations qualifier which ended in a 1-1 draw, and did not even […]

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Tags: International break · International News · Newcastle News · Other News · Seydou Doumbia