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Telegraph Forced To Issue An Apology

October 27th, 2015 · 43 Comments

The Telegraph have been forced to issue an apology to Sunderland forward Adam Johnson, who scored the penalty just before half-time on Sunday and the incident that also saw Coloccini sent off helped to turn the game in Sunderland’s favour. They then beat 10 man Newcastle 3-0 for their 6th win in a row against their […]

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When Will Newcastle Start Doing This?

October 27th, 2015 · 32 Comments

Yes, there were extenuating circumstances on Sunday at Sunderland and Coloccini was sent off just before half-time when we gave away the penalty and that turned the game – so we were beaten 3-0 even though Steve McClaren claimed we controlled the game in both halves. What would the score have been if we hadn´t controlled […]

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This Player Has No Future At Newcastle

October 27th, 2015 · 9 Comments

Sammy Ameobi was given a two year extension to his contract at Newcastle in the summer in the off-chance he could still come through and have a future at Newcastle – but to do that he would need to have an outstanding season at Championship club Cardiff City but that´s not happening.   Sammy Ameobi […]

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Tags: Championship · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Other News · Sammy Ameobi · Video

Newcastle Midfielder Crocked – Similar To Joey Barton Injury

October 27th, 2015 · 28 Comments

We remember back in October of 2008 when Joey Barton was crocked by Lee Cattermole in the 2-2 draw with Wigan and he injured his knee ligaments – or should we say Lee injured his knee ligaments for him. Joey was initially supposed to be out for only eight weeks,  but he didn´t return to fitness […]

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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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