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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'

Townsend – McClaren Has Filled Me With Huge Confidence

January 29th, 2016 · 66 Comments

Andros Townsend has said that Steve McClaren has shown him a 10 minute video he made of him – and he went through it with our new arrival and Steve pointed out both the good things and the areas of improvement with his play that the Newcastle head coach wants to see from Andros as an […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Coaching · Management · Premier League · Press · Press Conference

Why An 18 Day Winter Break Can Help Newcastle

January 29th, 2016 · 15 Comments

Newcastle were due to play Manchester City at home on  Sunday 28th February but with City reaching the final of the League Cup by beating Everton 3-1 that game will have to be rescheduled and therefore we will have time on our hands after playing at Chelsea on 13th February and having to face Stoke […]

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

Townsend – My Focus Is Only On Newcastle

January 29th, 2016 · 16 Comments

Our new signing Andros Townsend seems to be delighted to have signed for Newcastle and have a football career ahead of him again after he was frozen out at Tottenham since last October, after he’s been at Tottenham since he was just eight years old. Andros seems determined to rebuild his career on Tyneside. That could […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Newcastle News · Premier League · Press · Press Conference · Recruitment

Newcastle Turn Their Attention To Top Championship Striker

January 28th, 2016 · 61 Comments

We had mentioned earlier today that Newcastle may turn their attentions to a Championship striker if our options are cut to having Swansea’s Bafe Gomis to sign for a whopping £7M for the 30 year-old. And there are reports tonight that Steve McClaren is a big admirer of the prolific Championship goalscorer – 25 year-old Jordan Rhodes […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Premier League · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

The Coverage Of This Was Ridiculous Yesterday

January 28th, 2016 · 18 Comments

We saw headlines in all of the major national newspapers yesterday that Sunderland had beaten Newcastle in a closed-door friendly game yesterday 6-0. The game was arranged principally to give some of the players on both sides who were returning from injury or who hadn’t played in  a while – some match practice. Steven Taylor – had […]

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Tags: Friendlies · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League · Steven Taylor