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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 Bid Lodged For Moussa Sissoko – But It’s Too Low

June 14th, 2016 · 6 Comments

L’Equipe are reporting today that German club Hamburg have made a €12M offer for Newcastle midfielder Moussa Sissoko, which is around £9.6M using today’s conversion rate and about half of what Newcastle value Moussa at. So we expect Newcastle will immediately turn down the offer if indeed it has been made – and the club will […]

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Tags: Coaching · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

Benitez Biographer – This Is Why Rafa Stayed On At A Great Club

June 13th, 2016 · 13 Comments

There’s a very good piece in the Chronicle today, where they have had a question and answer session with Rafa’s biographer Paco Lloret, who is the sports journalist for Valencia and  who got to know Rafa while he was at Valencia for three years, between 2001 and 2004, when he left to join Liverpool. It was […]

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

He’s Simply The Perfect Man For Newcastle

June 10th, 2016 · 6 Comments

It seems like the excellent Q&A with Rafa Benitez yesterday in the Chronicle was instigated by Rafa himself, simply because he wanted to keep the communications line going between the fans and what’s happening at the club. Rafa provided some real detail on various things he and the club have been doing since the end […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Premier League · Training Ground · Transfer News and Rumours

This Is Still Newcastle’s Biggest Advantage

June 8th, 2016 · 14 Comments

Jack Colback has been praising the Newcastle fans for supporting the team through last season, one of the worst seasons Newcastle have had for a very long time – and which led to relegation for the second time in a too short seven years. So now we have to fight our way back to the Premier League […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Jack Colback · Management · Newcastle News · Premier League

This Has To Be Mike Ashley’s New Crucial Role At Newcastle

June 8th, 2016 · 65 Comments

The Newcastle fans for keep turning up and supporting the lads last season, even though some of the away performances were the worst in many years and some of our better players like Moussa Sissoko and Gini Wijnaldum went missing far too many times. They now are the two who can’t seem to get out […]

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Tags: Coaching · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Management · Newcastle News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours