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

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Entries Tagged as 'Premier League'

First Eight Games Very Tough For Newcastle

August 3rd, 2015 · 18 Comments

In the first eight games of the season we play each of the top four clubs  in the league table last season – the two Manchester clubs, Chelsea and Arsenal – and that’s a really difficult start for us after we finished last season like a team headed for the Championship. In fact we play […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League

McClaren Undecided On Newcastle Captain – Fans Are Not

August 3rd, 2015 · 14 Comments

Fabricio Coloccini’s slight Achilles injury has meant that he has not played at all in pre-season, and that seems to have put a spanner in the works as far as Steve McClaren is concerned because it looks like he sees Coloccini as a man who can still play a part for Newcastle in the coming season. And […]

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Tags: Captain · Coaching · Daryl Janmaat · Fabricio Coloccini · Newcastle News · Pre-Season · Premier League

Breaking News – Commitment From The Newcastle Captain

August 2nd, 2015 · 90 Comments

The big news breaking tonight is that Newcastle captain Fabricio Coloccini wants to finish his career at St James’s Park and therefore Newcastle will not be selling the Argentine International this summer, and it looks like he will serve out the last year of his contract on Tyneside. That will mean Coloccini will have played a […]

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Injuries · Newcastle News · Pre-Season · Premier League

Mbemba – It Was A Great Day And I Was Really Proud….

August 2nd, 2015 · 19 Comments

We have made three good signings in the summer so far, but we are still short of a top center-back and if along with Wijnaldum, Mitrovic and Mbemba we had brought in another center-back – such as Joel Matip of Schalke as one example – that would have been the minimum requirements for this summer. […]

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Tags: Chancel Mbemba · Interview · Newcastle News · Pre-Season · Premier League

This Could Be Newcastle’s Back Four For First Few Games

August 2nd, 2015 · 19 Comments

Southampton are a good side and they have done well in their friendly games drawing 1-1 with Spanish side RCD Espanyol today in their final friendly. In the Europa League they are in the third qualifying round and in the first leg at St. Mary’s last Thursday, they beat Vitesse 3-0 and look set to qualify for […]

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Tags: Chancel Mbemba · Coaching · Daryl Janmaat · Newcastle News · Pre-Season · Premier League

Newcastle Legend Praises Two Very Good Signings

August 2nd, 2015 · 169 Comments

Philippe Albert played for Newcastle in the Kevin Keegan era and was on Tyneside from 1994 through 1999 when the center-back played 109 times for the Magpies with 8 goals and he is still revered by fans at Newcastle. Philippe is now a pundit on Belgian TV and knows all about Aleksandar Mitrovic and Chancel Mbemba […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Chancel Mbemba · Newcastle News · Pre-Season · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

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