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Can You Help 17 Month-Old Poppy-Mai?

April 15th, 2016 · 12 Comments

As you know we are happy to do what we can for charity and for various fundraisers that have real validity and human value. Here is some information on Poppy-Mai Barnard – the little angel is only 17 months old and fighting for her life. I don’t usually have separate articles on these – but […]

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Tags: Charity · Other News

Benitez Wants To Stay At Newcastle – Whatever Happens

April 15th, 2016 · 18 Comments

According to a report in the Daily Star today some of the rumors doing the rounds over the last couple of weeks may even be true – Rafael Benitez has told his friends that he wants to stay at St. James’ Park for the long-term. Benitez has a clause in his contract that he can […]

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Tags: Coaching · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Prayer · Premier League

Richard Keys – Shame On You Lee Charnley

April 15th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Here’s what Richard Keys thinks of the way Newcastle and top executive Lee Charnley treated Jonas Gutierrez. I know about this much about football It’s a lot more than I knew last year What a tawdry way to treat a ‘person’ – not a ‘just’ footballer – Gutierrez. Shame on you Lee Charnley. Really poor. […]

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Tags: Illness · Jonas Gutierrez · Management · Newcastle News · Other News

One Of The Players Who Hides Out In Games – Speaks Out

April 15th, 2016 · 7 Comments

Gini Wijnaldum has been a real disappointment in the second half of the season after he was easily our best player in the first games through the end of last year. But Gini doesn’t seem to have the necessary fight or character when things get tough in a  game and when the chips are down […]

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Tags: Coaching · Georginio Wijnaldum · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Poll · Premier League

Newcastle´s Only Hope Is This Man

April 15th, 2016 · 10 Comments

We wrote a piece yesterday on how it could be appealing to Rafa Benitez to stay at Newcastle even if we are relegated, but only if he is given complete control of things at the club and it would have to expand beyond just control of the playing side of things. Newcastle have proven over these […]

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