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Entries Tagged as 'Obafemi Martins'

Martins, Smith And Viduka In Newcastle Squad For Saturday

February 5th, 2009 · 226 Comments

Some good news today is that Joe Kinnear will have 5 new players to choose from, that he didn’t have available to him a short 8 days ago. Oba Martins – to start up front with Andy Carroll?

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Tags: Alan Smith · Injuries · Kevin Nolan · Mark Viduka · Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins · Ryan Taylor · Shola Ameobi

Viduka and Oba Back Saturday – Joe Rates Smith Highly

February 3rd, 2009 · 70 Comments

Most Newcastle fans were disappointed we couldn’t bring in more new players during the January transfer window, but there’s good news today in that strikers Oba Martins and Mark Viduka will be fit for the vital relegation clash at WBA this Saturday. Martins and Viduka both back for Saturday

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Tags: Alan Smith · Injuries · Mark Viduka · Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins

Oba Martins Back for Crucial Game At West Brom

February 2nd, 2009 · 1,104 Comments

The official Newcastle United site has posted some news that Oba Martins should be fit for the game at WBA on Saturday. Oba – good news – back for the WBA game

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Tags: Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins · Transfer News and Rumours

Given Likely To Move To Eastlands Next Week

January 25th, 2009 · 115 Comments

There seems to be a number of news sources today that are suggesting it’s almost a done deal that Shay Given will move to Manchester City next week. Shay Given – preponderance of news saying it’s a done at Man City

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Tags: Match Reports · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Obafemi Martins · Shay Given · Steven Taylor · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Go After Celtic Captain McManus

January 25th, 2009 · 26 Comments

It’s the second last Sunday of the January transfer window, so we would expect some transfer stories on Newcastle, and the Sunday Mail in Scotland is reporting that Newcastle could be after Celtic captain, Stephen McManus, in a £4M move by the Tyneside club. Stephen McManus – Celtic captain pursued by Newcastle?

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Tags: Match Reports · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Obafemi Martins · Steven Taylor · Transfer News and Rumours

Tottenham Hotspur In For Shay Given

January 24th, 2009 · 405 Comments

There is news today that Tottenham Hotspur want to beat Manchester City and land Newcastle’s Ireland goalkeeper Shay Given. Shay Given – Newcastle’s world class goalkeeper wanted by Spurs?

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Tags: Match Reports · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Obafemi Martins · Shay Given · Steven Taylor · Transfer News and Rumours