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

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Newcastle Could Face Complete Failure By May

September 9th, 2016 · 14 Comments

It’s not something that’s worth thinking too much about. It’s similar to thinking last season that the nightmare scenario could happen and we could get relegated just before the new massive Premier League TV Rights deals clicked in. And it did. But it’s not worth thinking too much about what will happen if we don’t manage to get promoted this […]

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Tags: Coaching · Jonjo Shelvey · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Poll · Premier League

Newcastle So Lucky To Have Benitez’ Class And Ambition

September 8th, 2016 · 55 Comments

Newcastle are a lucky club to have a manager as good as Rafa Benitez in charge, not just because he is obviously one of the best in the world,  but that he stayed with us even when we were relegated. That’s something that non world-class players like Moussa Sissoko, Gini Wijnaldum, Andros Townsend and Daryl Janmaat […]

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

Former Player On Why Confident Newcastle Can Prosper

September 8th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Former striker Mick Quinn tells it like it is when things are really bad and also when things are on the up – as they hopefully are now. And since Rafa Benitez signed for us in March last year Mick’s been a big admirer of the former Valencia, Liverpool and Naples manager and hopefully Rafa can […]

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

Diame Has Huge Expectations At Newcastle

September 8th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Mohamed Diame could be one of the best signings Newcastle made in the summer and he has power and skill and is a good replacement for Moussa Sissoko. Moussa has thankfully left Newcastle United for Tottenham – a terrific deal by Newcastle to get £30M for a player who turned up in far too few games […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Mohamed Diame · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League

Newcastle’s New Arrival – It’s So Enormous

September 6th, 2016 · 7 Comments

Ciaran Clark signed on for a £5.1M fee and a five-year contract at Newcastle last month, after we activated the release clause in his Aston Villa contract. At the very same time we brought in Mohamed Diame from Hull City for £4.5M – again by activating the release clause in the Senegal International’s contract. Two […]

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Tags: Championship · Ciaran Clark · Coaching · Newcastle News · Premier League