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

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Gayle Goal Gives Newcastle 1-0 Hard Earned Win

August 20th, 2016 · 36 Comments

It was a goal after 20 minutes from Newcastle number 9 Dwight Gayle that gave Newcastle their first clean sheet of the season, a second successive win and our first win on the road since last December. The lads held firm under considerable pressure from the home side to win by that single goal this afternoon. […]

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Rafa Analyzes Today’s Opponents – Bristol City

August 20th, 2016 · 7 Comments

In their first two games of the season Bristol City beat Wigan 2-1 at home and then beat Burton Albion 2-1 away before narrowly losing 1-0 last Tuesday night at Norwich City. They are 8th in the Championship table with 6 points and Newcastle would overtake them with a win this afternoon.

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Fenerbahce Make Late Move For Newcastle’s Dutch International

August 19th, 2016 · 46 Comments

New Fenerbahce manager Dick Advocaat wants to take Newcastle United’s Siem De Jong on loan for this season and that’s news in Turkey’s Sporx. But Fenerbahce may have to move quickly since the earlier news today was that Siem will be having his medical at PSV in the next couple of days, prior to a […]

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Tags: Contracts · Injuries · Loan Moves · Poll · Siem de Jong · Transfer News and Rumours

Initial Press Conference Comments – Key Player Fit to Play

August 19th, 2016 · 93 Comments

Rafa Benitez seemed fairly upbeat today and he was happy enough with the 4-1 result and the general play especially in the second half against Reading on Wednesday night. Next up is Bristol City tomorrow at Ashton Gate and the good news if that Mohamed Diame is fit to play. Rafa Benitez – just completed […]

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Tags: Coaching · Mohamed Diame · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Poll · Press · Press Conference · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

Midfielder To Leave Newcastle This Weekend

August 19th, 2016 · 13 Comments

It looks like 27 year-old Siem De Jong will get his wish and join his brother Luuk at PSV, as it appears his loan deal to the Dutch club for the season is going to happen. Sources in Holland have told the Chronicle  that his medical at the club will take place in the next […]

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Tags: Loan Moves · Luuk de Jong · Newcastle News · Other News · Poll · Siem de Jong