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

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Krul Signs New Deal – Could He Still Have Newcastle Future?

August 21st, 2016 · 8 Comments

Newcastle goalkeeper Tim Krul has been offered a new contract and will sign it before going on loan for the season at Ajax. Tim is wanted by the Dutch giants as a replacement for Dutch number one goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen, who is joining Barcelona. Krul has only one year left on his contract, but the […]

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

There’s A Beautiful Gayle Blowing In Newcastle

August 21st, 2016 · 14 Comments

Dwight Gayle scored a beautiful goal at Ashton Gate yesterday to secure all  points for Newcastle in what was a critical game for the lads. What was really pleasing was that apart from the brilliant goal Newcastle also defended extremely well. It’s not often you hear that from a Newcastle team over the last several years. […]

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Tags: Dwight Gayle · Interview · Jamaal Lascelles · Newcastle News · Other News

Rafa On Why It’s Disruptive – Gives Praise To Unlikely Hero

August 21st, 2016 · 14 Comments

Rafa Benitez is not a big supporter of the summer transfer window extending into August, when the teams begin playing and in the Championship, teams play 6 games in August, more games than the Premier League teams play. And it unsettles clubs when we don’t know who will be staying and who will be leaving and for […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

Rafa Delighted – This Was A Big Step Forward

August 20th, 2016 · 18 Comments

Rafa Benitez was delighted with the gutsy performance of the Newcastle players today in the tough 1-0 win at Bristol City. City looked a good side, but Rafa had expected a hard game and we certainly got one. Newcastle players celebrate after Dwight Gayle goal

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Other News · Poll · Press

Gayle Goal Gives Newcastle 1-0 Hard Earned Win

August 20th, 2016 · 36 Comments

It was a goal after 20 minutes from Newcastle number 9 Dwight Gayle that gave Newcastle their first clean sheet of the season, a second successive win and our first win on the road since last December. The lads held firm under considerable pressure from the home side to win by that single goal this afternoon. […]

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