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Rotherham Win League One Playoff On Penalties

May 25th, 2014 · 78 Comments

In the League One Championship playoff final at Wembley between Leyton Orient and Rotherham this afternoon, the game went to penalties and it was Rotherham who won the shoot out 4-3, and that was they had been 2-0 down at half time. Kevin Lisbie and Chris Morgan in action at Wembley

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Tags: Haris Vuckic · James Tavernier · Newcastle News · Other News

Newcastle’s Youth Policy Has Failed Miserably

May 22nd, 2014 · 15 Comments

It’s likely this summer that we will be seeing former top youngsters leave the club. and they will probably include Shane Ferguson, Conor Newton, James Tavernier, Haris Vuckic, Michael Richardson, Mehdi Abeid and even Adam Campbell. Adam Armstrong – our current best young hope?

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Tags: Newcastle Academy · Newcastle Fans · Newcastle News · Newcastle U21 · Other News · Recruitment

A Quiet Man Newcastle Are Completely Dependant On This Summer

May 19th, 2014 · 11 Comments

This summer is the first real test of our new top executive at Newcastle United – 36 year-old Managing Director Lee Charnley. Lee Charnley – Newcastle’s Managing Director

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

John Carver – A Chair – Wrestling On The Floor And Craig Bellamy

May 19th, 2014 · 14 Comments

The great Sir Bobby Robson, who is an inspiration to us to this day, once said that “Craig Bellamy is the only man I know who could start an argument with himself”, and Craig was certainly a challenge for one of the greatest managers England has ever produced. These two will continue at Newcastle A […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League

Could Freddy Shepherd Return To Newcastle?

May 18th, 2014 · 32 Comments

Freddy Shepherd was interviewed by talkSPORT a few days ago, in what was called an exclusive, and he had some interesting things to say about Newcastle United, the club he was Chairman at for ten years from December of 1997 though August of 2007, after Mike Ashley had bought the club. Freddy Shepherd – former […]

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Tags: Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Other News

Gateshead Beaten At Wembley At The Very Last Hurdle

May 18th, 2014 · 23 Comments

Gateshead lost their Conference play-off final at Wembley this afternoon 2-1, after Cambridge United had gone two goals up through Hughes after 51 minutes and former Newcastle United youngster Ryan Donaldson after 71 minutes, but Gateshead came back with a goal after 80 minutes through Lester, but unfortunately it wasn’t enough and Cambridge are promoted to League Two. Gateshead […]

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