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

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Two Top Players Doubtful For Sunday

November 7th, 2014 · 61 Comments

Alan Pardew has just given his press conference for the West Brom game,. and it looks as if Cheick Tiote will not play in that game on Sunday, so Mehdi Abeid will continue in the side, and Papiss Cisse is still doubtful because of that knee injury of his. Cheick Tiote – will not play […]

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Tags: African Cup Of Nations · Cheick Tiote · Coaching · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse

He’s A Massive Man For Newcastle – Our Best Player

November 7th, 2014 · 7 Comments

Moussa Sissoko has again been included in Didier Deschamps’ French squad for the friendly games against Sweden and Albania during the International break, and Moussa is showing the best form of his short career so far at Newcastle. Moussa Sissoko – a Newcastle powerhouse

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Tags: International News · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League

This Could Be Newcastle’s Best Team For West Brom

November 7th, 2014 · 6 Comments

We have to assume that both Papiss Cisse and Cheick Tiote will be available to play for Newcastle at West Brom on Sunday, because they will then both be off to play in the African Cup of Nations for their countries, and Cheick in particular hasn’t played for us for weeks. Mehdi Abeid – could keep […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Coaching · Match Preview · Mehdi Abeid · Papiss Cisse · Premier League

We Carried Threat Against Reds Because Of This Youngster

November 7th, 2014 · 52 Comments

With Gabby Obertan being out for at least four months with his thigh injury, it will give a good chance to 18 year-old Rolando Aarons, and we expect the Kingston, Jamaica born winger to start at the Hawthorns on Sunday. Rolando Aarons in action against Liverpool

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Premier League · Rolando Aarons

Local Lad’s Massive Respect For Alan Irvine

November 7th, 2014 · 4 Comments

Steven Taylor was coming through the ranks at Newcastle when Alan Irvine was the Newcastle Academy Director at Newcastle (2001-2005), and Irvine was instrumental in ensuring Steven made it into the first team by the time he was 18 years old in 2004. Steven Taylor – Alan Irvine coached him when a teenager

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Tags: Newcastle Academy · Newcastle News · Newcastle U18 · Newcastle U21 · Newcastle Youth · Premier League · Steven Taylor