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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'

Who Are The Favorites To Be Promoted From Championship?

May 30th, 2016 · 10 Comments

Hull City, Burnley and QPR were all relegated last season (2015) from the Premier League and two of those three clubs – Hull and Burnley – have come straight back up this season with QPR finishing in 12th place. And in today’s SkyBet odds, the three relegated sides this season – Aston Villa, Norwich City […]

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

These Are Strange Comments From Gini Wijnaldum

May 30th, 2016 · 19 Comments

Gini Wijnaldum was excellent for us in the first part of last season through the end of last year, but then we went off and failed to score any goals for us until the final day of the season against Tottenham, when we had already been relegated. What was also true about Gini is that he was a […]

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

Good News From Goalkeeper Rob Elliot

May 29th, 2016 · 87 Comments

Rob Elliot didn’t just play great for us last season, when he came into the side for the injured Tom Krul and was our Player of the Season but he’s also a brave lad and a leader. Rob’s had that dodgy thigh of his that was always threatening to go and he would be out of […]

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Tags: Injuries · Medical · Newcastle News · Premier League · Rob Elliot

Benitez Has His First Big Challenge For Next Season

May 29th, 2016 · 12 Comments

News today in the Chronicle that Rafa Benitez is looking at ways of how he can keep Moussa Sissoko at Newcastle next season, as we go down to compete in the Championship. It was noticeable that Rafa liked the way Moussa set an example in training during h nine weeks Rafa was managing Newcastle last […]

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Tags: Championship · Contracts · Georginio Wijnaldum · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League

Will Rafa Let These Two Star Players Leave This Summer?

May 28th, 2016 · 155 Comments

The two Newcastle players most likely to want to leave Newcastle this summer, now that we are in the Championship, are Gini Wijnaldum and Moussa Sissoko – the player who thinks he should be playing for a Champions League side but has contented himself with being at Newcastle for just over three years. Moussa will be […]

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Tags: Championship · Georginio Wijnaldum · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League