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

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Entries Tagged as 'Man of the Match'

Rare Praise From Sky Sports Pundit For Newcastle

May 1st, 2016 · 14 Comments

It´s not often that Paul Merson has any praise for Newcastle United and he is usually criticizing the Newcastle fans. But after yesterday´s classic encounter against Crystal Palace and all 3 points – Paul praised Newcastle. Paul had praise for our best two players yesterday – Karl Darlow and Andros Townsend – who is turning […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Coaching · Karl Darlow · Man of the Match · Management · Newcastle News

These Were Newcastle’s Top Two Players At Liverpool

April 24th, 2016 · 30 Comments

Both Andros Townsend and Vurnon Anita have been in very good form lately during the Newcastle revival and both continued their good form yesterday having excellent games at Anfield. Vurnon continues to look a much better right-back than he is a central midfielder and maybe he has found his best position at right full back. […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Coaching · Man of the Match · Newcastle News · Vurnon Anita

Who Was Newcastle’s Man Of The Match In Fighting Comeback?

April 23rd, 2016 · 19 Comments

It looked like the same old story away form home when we were 1-0 down after just two minutes – two minutes faster than the first goal we gave away in last road game at Southampton. And then after 30 minutes if got worse as Lallana scored all too easily into Karl Darlow’s top right […]

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Tags: Man of the Match · Newcastle News · Other News · Poll · Prayer · Premier League

Magpies Fabulous Comeback – Liverpool 2 Newcastle 2 – Video

April 23rd, 2016 · 27 Comments

In what could be a vital point for Newcastle today at Anfield, our players fought back from 1-0 down after only two minutes to 2-0 after 30 minutes and came back in the second half with goals from Papiss Cisse and Jack Colback. It was a header from Papiss Cisse from a Vurnon Anita cross […]

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Tags: Coaching · Man of the Match · Match Reports · Newcastle News · Poll · Prayer · Premier League

Man of The Match Against City A Big Surprise

April 20th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Cheick Tiote almost left Newcastle in January when it looked like he would be joining the Chinese Super League, but it didn’t come off even though we brought in Bordeaux midfielder Henri Saivet from Bordeaux as a replacement on a five year contract for £5M. Cheick Tiote in action against Manchester City Cheick had a terrific […]

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Tags: Man of the Match · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League