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

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Roberto Di Matteo Talks About The Strengths Of Newcastle

September 22nd, 2016 · 54 Comments

Aston Villas manager Roberto Di Matteo gave his press conference today for the home game against Newcastle United at Villa Park on Saturday. Both managers have the rare distinction of winning the Champions League – Roberto with Chelsea (2012) and Rafa with Liverpool (2005) and Rafa is also a losing finalist with Liverpool (2007). Roberto […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Contracts · Newcastle News · Other News · Poll

How Newcastle Picked Up One Summer Bargain

September 22nd, 2016 · 15 Comments

The Birmingham Mail have revealed today that Aston Villa’s manager Roberto Di Matteo was not happy at all when Ciaran Clark was poached away by Newcastle in the summer, after we met the release clause of £5.1M in his contract. Once a club meets the release clause amount they can talk to the player and […]

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Ritchie Identifies Things Newcastle Work On In Training

September 22nd, 2016 · 1 Comment

It was a brilliantly worked first goal for Newcastle on Tuesday night and when Matt Ritchie was given the ball by Jack Colback just outside the penalty area there was still a lot of work to do. But the Scottish International brilliantly moved towards goal and drove the ball home across the goalkeeper into the back of […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Jack Colback · Matt Ritchie · Newcastle News · Poll

Poll – Can Newcastle Beat Aston Villa On Saturday?

September 22nd, 2016 · 1 Comment

Newcastle have won seven of our last eight games in all competitions, but we face a tough game at Villa Park on Saturday against one of the clubs who were relegated with us in May. Villa are getting to grips with having new players and a new manager, Roberto Di Matteo, but it will be […]

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Newcastle Star Thrives On Playing At Such A Huge Club

September 22nd, 2016 · 1 Comment

We watched the Real Madrid vs Valencia game last night – both clubs have been managed in the past by Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez and what was apparent was the way Newcastle are playing this season is very much like that of both the top Spanish clubs – and we suppose we shouldn’t be too […]

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