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

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McClaren Delighted With Performance And Result

August 22nd, 2015 · 13 Comments

It was a gutsy performance today from a stubborn and courageous Newcastle side at Old Trafford,  and after being completely on the back foot for the first 20 minutes of the game – which was much like last Saturday’s game at Swansea – the lads improved and showed some threat going forward before half time came. But Manchester […]

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Who Was Newcastle’s Best Player In Great Draw At Old Trafford

August 22nd, 2015 · 106 Comments

There were a number of positives that came out of this game for Newcastle and for all the lack of realize we had last week at Swansea we showed it in spades today and although Manchester United has most of the possession and most of the play, it was Aleksandar Mitrovic who hit the cross-bar […]

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Great Rearguard Resilience Gets Newcastle Excellent Draw

August 22nd, 2015 · 104 Comments

What we saw today was an excellent rearguard action by Newcastle to stand up to all the extreme pressure Manchester United could throw at the Magpies,  and there were some outstanding defensive performance from the like of Krul and every one of our back four, and we got our first clean sheet of the season […]

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Mitrovic, Perez Both Start At Old Trafford

August 22nd, 2015 · 546 Comments

Steve McClaren has just announced the Newcastle team to play Manchester United at Old Trafford today – a game that has a 12:45 pm early kick-off – and the game has come a bit early for Moussa Sissoko who misses out. But both Mitrovic and Perez start this game with Papiss Cisse dropping down to […]

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We Have To Turn Things Around At Old Trafford

August 22nd, 2015 · 116 Comments

It was an awful display last Saturday at Swansea, but the traveling Newcastle fans who had to put up with that kept with the team throughout the game, especially in that second half when we had 10 men, and it became very difficult after Daryl Janmaat had been sent off just before half time. Daryl […]

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McClaren – Newcastle Have Delivered 100% On Owner’s Words

August 22nd, 2015 · 17 Comments

In Steve McClaren’s press conference he talked about a lot of things yesterday and at one point he talked about the five new players Newcastle have brough in and he took the chance of saying that when Mike Ashley said he would invest big time in the club this summer, there was a lot of […]

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