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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 · 36 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

Alan Shearer In Stark Criticism Of Rivals

September 27th, 2016 · 8 Comments

Alan Shearer reported yesterday on Sunderland being 2-0 up after an hour in their home game with Crystal Palace yet they couldn’t hang onto their lead and a goal deep into injury time from Christian Benteke led to their 5th defeat in the first six games. After such a disastrous start this season confidence cannot […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Other News

Star Player Finally Settles In At Newcastle

September 27th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Matt Ritchie likes playing two games a week and he certainly doesn’t seem to regret his move one little bit from Bournemouth to Newcastle. Matt was only too keen to join the Rafa Revolution at Newcastle in the summer and he was one of the first players we signed once Andros Townsend told the manager […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Matt Ritchie · Other News

We’ve Dusted Ourselves Down – Preparing For Norwich

September 26th, 2016 · 7 Comments

Paul Dummett returned to the team on Saturday at Villa Park after having been rested on Tuesday night in the good 2-0 win against Wolves in the EFL  Cup when Achraf Lazaar made his debut. We threw away 2 points on Saturday but in those six minutes of stoppage time it could even have ended […]

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Tags: Championship · Other News · Paul Dummett

Young Defender Still Dreams Of Newcastle Future

September 26th, 2016 · 46 Comments

Rafa Benitez is an experienced manager who transformed Newcastle’s squad over the summer transfer window and the team is still gelling but if we keep improving like we have so far this season we could become a really top side quite soon. That’s the hope anyway as Rafa gets to grips with his new players […]

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Tags: Championship · Kevin Mbabu · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Other News