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

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Odds Are On This Defender Being Sold This Summer

June 20th, 2015 · 198 Comments

Ever since January of 2010 – our promotion season – Steven Taylor has been dogged by long term injuries, and in the game against West Brom in January of 2010, Steve sustained an injury that effectively kept him out for the rest of the season. But luckily in came big Mike Williamson from Portsmouth and […]

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Tags: Contracts · Injuries · Other News · Steven Taylor · Transfer News and Rumours

Trouble Selling Season Tickets Points To Bigger Problem

June 20th, 2015 · 25 Comments

It really does seem that Alan Shearer was accurate when he said a number of fans were not going to renew their season tickets for next season – and of course some of Alan’s pals had a box, and they decided not to renew it. However Shearer said he will still attend the games at St. […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Other News · Pre-Season

Mike Ashley’s Personality Described In Detail

June 20th, 2015 · 29 Comments

Bob Moncur tried to convince fans when we were in a losing streak under John Carver that big money was available in the summer, and we were going to spend it on players this summer – but that went over like a lead balloon and framed Bob as one of the insiders at the club. […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Other News · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Have Very Tough First Four Games Next Season

June 17th, 2015 · 74 Comments

The Premier League fixtures have been announced and Newcastle have  a tough first game at home to Southampton on August 8th, but things don’t get any easier, and after that as we are away to Swansea and Manchester United and then home to Arsenal – and those are four very tough games to start the season. Steve […]

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Tags: Fixtures · Newcastle News · Other News · Pre-Season · Premier League

Newcastle’s Cup Jersey For Next Season

June 16th, 2015 · 9 Comments

There are pictures of this shirt starting to do the rounds on the Internet and it’s said to be Newcastle’s third kit from Puma for next season. No news on what the shorts and socks look like. It has not yet been announced on Newcastle’s web-site. Update – On the Puma web-site they are calling […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Other News · Strips

Newcastle Legend Explains Ashley’s Problem With Football

June 15th, 2015 · 17 Comments

Bob Moncur has been interviewed in the Chronicle today, and the new Newcastle Board member has explained why he thinks the Newcastle owner has a problem with football. Bob explains why he thinks Mike Ashley has voluntarily taken himself out of the football decision-making at Newcastle and is no longer on the Board of Directors […]

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Tags: Board of Directors · Newcastle News · Other News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours