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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 'Match Preview'

Poll: Who Was Newcastle’s Best Player In 1-0 Loss To Arsenal?

August 29th, 2015 · 67 Comments

It was another disappointing result for Newcastle today and for the second time in four games we had a man sent off in the first half of a Premier League game. This time it was Mitrovic who was shown a straight red card after just 16 minutes, and will now miss the next three games. […]

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Sissoko And Janmaat Return – Thauvin Starts

August 29th, 2015 · 392 Comments

Steve McClaren has just announced his team for the very tough game at home to Arsenal today, in the early kick-off game and both Daryl Janmaat and Moussa Sissoko return to the team and Steven Taylor, Gabby Obertan and Ayoze Perez drop to the bench. As we had hoped – Florian Thauvin makes his first […]

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Poll: Newcastle Fans Hopeful Of Win Against Arsenal

August 28th, 2015 · 8 Comments

Newcastle do not have a good record against Arsenal and we have lost the last seven meetings, and we haven beaten Arsenal since November, 2010 when Chris Houghton was manager. That was at the Emirates, when we took them apart 1-0,  with a headed goal from Andy Carroll just before the half time break. And it’s […]

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Arsene Wenger In Praise Of Newcastle

August 28th, 2015 · 7 Comments

Newcastle have lost the last seven games against Arsenal, but hope reigns supreme at the moment, and we seem to be in some decent form. If Florian Thauvin can have a good game against a team who wanted to sign him three years ago – we could even do the seemingly impossible and win this […]

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This Could Be Newcastle’s Strongest Side Against Arsenal

August 27th, 2015 · 99 Comments

With the last two games producing very good performances from two very different Newcastle sides, against Manchester United and Northampton Town – Steve McClaren will have a difficult job deciding what the team  should be for Saturday’s early kick-off game at home to Arsenal. But we would be surprised if he makes too many changes from the side […]

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Mitrovic, Perez Both Start At Old Trafford

August 22nd, 2015 · 546 Comments

Steve McClaren has just announced the Newcastle team to play Manchester United at Old Trafford today – a game that has a 12:45 pm early kick-off – and the game has come a bit early for Moussa Sissoko who misses out. But both Mitrovic and Perez start this game with Papiss Cisse dropping down to […]

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