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Good News On The Newcastle Injury Front

October 16th, 2012 · 121 Comments

Fabricio Coloccini has been out with a hamstring problem for most of the season, and the Newcastle captain has only played four times for the club so far this season. Coloccini leads Newcastle out at Cardiff pre-season – a game we lost 4-1

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Tags: Danny Simpson · Fabricio Coloccini · Injuries · Newcastle News · Steven Taylor · Tim Krul

Pardew – We Need To Get A Grip Early On At Sunderland

October 15th, 2012 · 2 Comments

Newcastle United were not at the races at all in those first 25 minutes of the Manchester United game, and we paid for it going 2-0 down, and in truth the Red Devils missed some chances and it could have been even worse by half time. Fab Coloccini – returns to training this week

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Tags: Danny Simpson · Fabricio Coloccini · Injuries · Newcastle News · Steven Taylor · Tim Krul

No Break For Pardew As He Prepares For Sunderland Game

October 15th, 2012 · 12 Comments

Newcastle have not made a great start to this season, and in our first seven games we’ve picked up just 9 points, and that’s 6 points off the pace we set last year when we went the first 11 games unbeaten in the league. Alan Pardew – no rest for the Newcastle manager

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Tags: Danny Simpson · Demba Ba · Fabricio Coloccini · Injuries · Newcastle News · Steven Taylor

Top Players Returning For Sunderland Derby

October 9th, 2012 · 20 Comments

It turns out that Steven Taylor was very close to making the game last Sunday, but he failed a late fitness test, but he should be ready for the next game in two weeks time, and local lad Steven needs no help to get motivated for games against the old enemy – Sunderland. Steven Taylor […]

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Tags: Danny Simpson · Fabricio Coloccini · Injuries · Newcastle News · Steve Harper · Steven Taylor · Tim Krul

Newcastle Defender Returns To Action Tonight

October 4th, 2012 · 26 Comments

It looks like Danny Simpson will be back tonight, after finally recovering from his Achilles injury he picked up in the last home game in the Europa League, against Atromitos in late August, a game Newcastle won 1-0 to qualify for the group stages of the competition. Danny Simpson – likely to start tonight

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Tags: Danny Simpson · Injuries · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Yohan Cabaye