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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'

Sels, Dummett, Gouffran Start – Yedlin On Bench

August 27th, 2016 · 308 Comments

Rafa Benitez has just named his team for the tough game against Brighton this afternoon and Matz Sels is back in goal and Yoan Gouffran gets yet another start.

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It’s A Massive Club With Massive Fans – It Will Not Be Easy

August 27th, 2016 · 35 Comments

28 year-old Brighton midfielder Beram Kayal seems to be looking forward to the game tonight at Newcastle and he certainly thinks it’s going to be a massive game for Brighton. The 30 times capped Israeli International joined the south coast club 18 months ago from Celtic, after playing at the Scottish giants for five years. […]

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This Could Be Newcastle’s Best Team Against Brighton

August 26th, 2016 · 22 Comments

Dwight Gayle, Aleksandar Mitrovic and Rolando Aarons are unfit or cannot play tomorrow and wantaway Moussa Sissoko is not being considered and is not in the squad. So one challenge for Newcastle tomorrow is who will score the goals for us against Brighton. Ayoze Perez should start tomorrow

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Darlow, Sterry, Aarons, Hanley, Gamez and Mitrovic All Start

August 23rd, 2016 · 136 Comments

Rafa Benitez had just announced his team for the second round EFL tie tonight at St. James’ Park against League Two club Cheltenham Town and Karl Darlow and Jesus Gamez get their first run-outs for Newcastle this season.

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Poll – How Will Newcastle Fare Against Cheltenham Town?

August 23rd, 2016 · 56 Comments

Newcastle play Cheltenham Town this afternoon at St. James’ Park in the second round of the EFL Cup and we really must be professional and win this game. Sometimes these kinds of games can be tricky, so we don’t want the lads to be complacent. Comments welcome.

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