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Brighton Go Top After Beating 10 Man Leeds With Two Penalties

December 9th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Brighton won this game after playing against 10 men for three quarters of the game after Phillips was sent off after 23 minutes. In what was a little bit reminiscent of last week’s game at Nottingham Forest when Newcastle were the visitors. This time the visitors Leeds United had a player sent off and a penalty […]

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Tags: Championship · Match Reports · Newcastle News · Other News

Please Send Bradley Lowery A Christmas Card

December 9th, 2016 · 9 Comments

Five year-old Bradley Lowery is the young Sunderland fan who has been fighting a rare cancer (neuroblastoma) and who Everton gave £200K to in mid-September for his treatment in the US. Unfortunately his mum and dad posted some very tragic news yesterday that they have been told he has lost his battle with the killer […]

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Update Report On Tim Krul

December 9th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Tim Krul seems to be coming along nicely at Ajax and he has now played four games for the U21 side at Ajax as he prepares to fight 20 year-old Cameroon International Andre Onana for the goalkeeper jersey at Ajax. Onana has played 17 times this season for Ajax and made his debut for Cameroon […]

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Tags: Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Other News · Tim Krul

If Newcastle Take Things For Granted – It’s At Their Peril

December 7th, 2016 · 81 Comments

Matt Ritchie has done the interview duties today in the local press and he says he doesn’t think that the Championship is any more competitive than it was two years ago. It’s just there is so much money to be made these days in the Premier League that’s it’s a huge opportunity for Championship clubs to […]

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Tags: Championship · Matt Ritchie · Newcastle News · Other News

Ian Cathro Speaks Of Rafa Benitez – An Incredible Professional

December 7th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Ian Cathro was duly given the job as the new Hearts manager on Monday night and he has been interviewed quite a few times since then. He has talked about his background a lot, mainly because a number of football men in Scotland are wondering if he’s ready and qualified for such a big job as […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Other News

This Decision Is Just Unbelievable

December 6th, 2016 · 42 Comments

Well I’ve just got back from being away for a while and it’s something that just seemed impossible. Newcastle have appealed successfully against the red cards given out to  both Jonjo Shelvey and Paul Dummett following that terrible refereeing performance and a 2-1 defeat at Nottingham Forest last Friday night at the City Ground. Now […]

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Tags: Coaching · FA · Newcastle News · Other News · Refereeing