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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'

Sissoko And Janmaat Return – Thauvin Starts

August 29th, 2015 · 392 Comments

Steve McClaren has just announced his team for the very tough game at home to Arsenal today, in the early kick-off game and both Daryl Janmaat and Moussa Sissoko return to the team and Steven Taylor, Gabby Obertan and Ayoze Perez drop to the bench. As we had hoped – Florian Thauvin makes his first […]

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Tags: Coaching · Match Preview · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

Poll: Newcastle Fans Hopeful Of Win Against Arsenal

August 28th, 2015 · 8 Comments

Newcastle do not have a good record against Arsenal and we have lost the last seven meetings, and we haven beaten Arsenal since November, 2010 when Chris Houghton was manager. That was at the Emirates, when we took them apart 1-0,  with a headed goal from Andy Carroll just before the half time break. And it’s […]

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Tags: Coaching · Match Preview · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

McClaren On Thauvin – A Great Addition To The Club

August 28th, 2015 · 9 Comments

Steve McClaren in his press conference today covered a wide range of issues, as the questions came in thick and fast on a number of different topics. One of the things Steve emphasized was that Newcastle would have to be better than we were last week in those first 20 minutes, and we’d have to be […]

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Tags: Coaching · Florian Thauvin · Poll · Premier League · Press Conference · Transfer News and Rumours

Steve McClaren To Keep Newcastle Squad Intact

August 28th, 2015 · 5 Comments

Steve McClaren is giving his press conference at the moment, and he has given out some information on the transfer window which ends on Tuesday night at 6:00pm. Steve has said he doesn’t expect to lose any players by then (that he wants to keep). If we can keep players like Cheick Tiote, Mike Williamson, […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Press Conference · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

It Feels Like A New Era For Newcastle United

August 28th, 2015 · 73 Comments

Steven Taylor has a good chance of keeping his place tomorrow when we entertain Arsenal, and we will try to beat the Gunners for the first time in five years. That last time we did that was in early November of 2010, when an Andy Carroll headed goal did it for us, and Chris Hughton […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Premier League · Steven Taylor · Transfer News and Rumours

McClaren – My Players Died For Newcastle Last Weekend

August 28th, 2015 · 12 Comments

Newcastle put in what turned out to be a tremendous performance at Old Trafford last Saturday to get a good 0-0 draw, and we had a three on one breakaway in stoppage time, but missed a great opportunity to come away with a win for the second time in three years in that fixture. That came […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Press Conference