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

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Of Course Newcastle Have Team Spirit – Here’s The Proof

February 22nd, 2016 · 104 Comments

33 year-old Chad Harpur was born in Johannesburg in South Africa and he is currently the Sporting Director of the La Manga Club which Newcastle visited last week. Harpur was a goalkeeper and played for a number of clubs but didn’t have a long career in the game and is now resident in La Manga. […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Other News · Prayer · Premier League

McClaren Instructs His Players To Ignore This

February 22nd, 2016 · 83 Comments

Newcastle have rightly come in for some  fierce criticism after the feeble effort the team put up at Chelsea last time out when we were decimated 5-1. The club then continued with their plans to do some warm weather training in La Manga Spain,  when that looked to many fans like a reward after they had disgraced the Newcastle […]

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Tags: Coaching · Fabricio Coloccini · Management · Newcastle News · Other News

Take A Look – Video – When Newcastle United Were Great!

February 21st, 2016 · 230 Comments

Just two fantastic photographs today in the Chronicle showing Newcastle United fans queuing for tickets in 1956 after we had been drawn against Sunderland in the quarter finals of the FA Cup. And we have a Pathe News video on the highlights of the game. Remember we had won the FA Cup the year before […]

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Tags: FA Cup · Newcastle News · Other News · Video

Questions About Striker’s Age – How He Compares To Shearer

February 20th, 2016 · 32 Comments

Sky Sports pundit Alan McInally seems to be questioning the age of Newcastle striker Aleksandar Mitrovic, who is currently injured at the moment and is expected to be out at least two weeks. McInally was appearing on Gillette Soccer Saturday show on Sky Sports last Saturday and he admitted he didn’t realize Mitrovic had only […]

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Tags: Alan Shearer · Aleksandar Mitrovic · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League

Some Unsurprising Messages Coming Out Of La Manga Camp

February 19th, 2016 · 26 Comments

It seems that after the debacle and humiliation following the Chelsea 5-1 defeat Newcastle went into overdrive on public relations stuff. The word last Saturday was that Lee Charnley got with Steve McClaren before the manager went to do his post game interviews – and the message they decided to put out after maybe the worst performance of […]

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