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

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Young Defender Still Dreams Of Newcastle Future

September 26th, 2016 · 39 Comments

Rafa Benitez is an experienced manager who transformed Newcastle’s squad over the summer transfer window and the team is still gelling but if we keep improving like we have so far this season we could become a really top side quite soon. That’s the hope anyway as Rafa gets to grips with his new players […]

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Tags: Championship · Kevin Mbabu · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Other News

Rafa Lauds New Arrival – He Works Hard – He’s A Good Player

September 26th, 2016 · 52 Comments

Christian Atsu has looked good when he’s been given his chance¬†at Newcastle and the Ghanaian International is hoping to make his loan move from Chelsea for the season – a permanent one in the summer. Atsu is still fairly new to Newcastle and Rafa thinks he probably needs to get to know more about the […]

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Tags: Championship · Christian Atsu · Coaching · Loan Moves · Management · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Rafa Discusses DeAndre Yedlin’s Ankle Injury

September 25th, 2016 · 29 Comments

We probably could have guessed that Newcastle will assess the extent of DeAndre Yedlin’s ankle injury on Monday and see how bad the damage is and whether there is any chance of the 23 year-old American playing against Norwich on Wednesday night. Yedlin was our Man of the Match on Saturday with around 50% of […]

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Tags: Championship · DeAndre Yedlin · Injuries · Newcastle News · Press

This Newcastle Player Shows Class And Guts With One Tweet

September 25th, 2016 · 100 Comments

After the game there were a lot of nasty things said about goalkeeper Matz Sels who was a little bit hesitant in coming out for the corner from which Aston Villa equalized but not much about the good save he made to keep us in the game during stoppage time. Newcastle fans support their players […]

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Tags: Championship · Matz Sels · Newcastle News · Tweet · Twitter

Players Send Messages To Fans After Disappointing Result

September 25th, 2016 · 11 Comments

The result was a bad result for Newcastle especially when we so close to getting our first win against Aston Villa since the season before last, when we took them apart 1-0 at St. James’ Park on 28th February. That was the game before we lost eight¬†Premier League games on the trot under then interim […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · DeAndre Yedlin · Newcastle News · Tweet · Twitter