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

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Top Player Fit Again – Will Push For Starting Position

October 12th, 2016 · 19 Comments

When we signed Jesus Gamez in the summer he looked like an excellent signing by Rafa – a player with both class and experience who wanted to join Newcastle United from the high-flying Atletico Madrid. And the little we have seen of him he looks what he is – a classy player who should be […]

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This Newcastle Player So Brutally Honest

October 12th, 2016 · 33 Comments

One of the big disappointments so far this season has been the form of Mohammed Diame, but there’s still time for Mo to get fully fit and then start producing for Newcastle – like scoring some goals for us. And it’s interesting that Rafa Benitez has kept the former Hull City, West Ham and Wigan […]

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Newcastle Fans React To McClaren’s Possible Derby Return

October 12th, 2016 · 13 Comments

There are reports today that Steve McClaren could possibly make a shock return to Derby County as manager after being sacked there a short 17 months ago. Since then Steve was a complete disaster at Newcastle United, where he basically managed in 28 league games to seal our fate and relegation – when he got […]

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This Would Really Be A Shock Appointment

October 12th, 2016 · 7 Comments

There had been some rumors about this a week or so ago, but the news is that former Newcastle manager Steve McClaren is in talks about a possible return to Derby County after he was fired from the job 17 months ago. And Newcastle (Lee Charnley) offered him the job on Tyneside only days after […]

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Benitez’ Insight On How He Prepares For Cup Games

October 12th, 2016 · No Comments

It’s been a policy at Newcastle for far too long that owner Mike Ashley put the priority on the league games so that we could stay in the Premier League and pick up all that money. Given we have dropped into the Championship twice during his 9 years reign it doesn’t seem to have worked […]

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