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

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Newcastle Should Win Appeal Over Coloccini Red Card

October 26th, 2015 · 53 Comments

As Steve McClaren said immediately after the game yesterday at Sunderland Newcastle have now reported they have formerly lodged an appeal with the FA against captain Fabricio Coloccini’s red card. Coloccini was sent off just before half-time after the referee Robert Madley adjudged Colo to have fouled Steven Fletcher in the box and he was then […]

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Reality Check – This Is The Worst Year In Newcastle´s History

October 26th, 2015 · 16 Comments

We´ll be talking this week about how unlucky we were to have Coloccini sent off against Sunderland but it´s still another derby game we have lost. That´s six in a row against a Sunderland team who have been struggling in the league over the last three seasons and before the game yesterday they were bottom […]

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Young Goal Scoring Star Hints At Long Stay At Newcastle

October 24th, 2015 · 99 Comments

Aleksandar Mitrovic’s idol is a certain Alan Shearer and the 21 year-old Serbian knows quite a lot about Alan’s career including the fact he scored 206 goals for Newcastle over ten years (405 appearances) starting in 1996. Mitrovic hints he could be in for a long stay at Newcastle by saying he’s now only got […]

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Is This Newcastle’s Best Team Against Sunderland?

October 24th, 2015 · 153 Comments

All three of our left backs are now fit again – so Steve McClaren will have to choose between Paul Dummett, Sadio Haidara and Kevin Mbabu, who started at left back in the previous two games against Chelsea and Manchester City. Paul Dummett started the last game against Norwich where he lasted until the second half […]

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Let’s Play This Derby Game In The Spirit Of John And Liam

October 24th, 2015 · 10 Comments

The tragic flight of MH17 on July 17th of 2014 will never be forgotten and the plane was brought down over Ukraine by a Russian-made BUK missile fired from rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine. On the flight were two Newcastle supporters – 63 year-old John Alder and 28 year-old Liam Sweeney – and they died […]

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