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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'

Newcastle Fans Got Exactly What They Asked For

August 23rd, 2015 · 27 Comments

During John Carver’s disastrous run as Newcastle’s interim head coach last season, when we got one point in 10 games played, it looked like the players had almost given up and fans demanded that they have a team that at least tries – even if they cannot win. Newcastle fans demand the players at least […]

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Tags: Fans · Fans Forum · Newcastle Fans · Premier League

McClaren – These Three Players Were Immaculate For Us

August 23rd, 2015 · 19 Comments

If you look at the way we played against Swansea last weekend, and the way Newcastle played yesterday against Manchester United at Old Trafford,  you could see the remarkable progress in the way Newcastle defended. Granted that both games started off almost the same way, with Newcastle under tremendous pressure for the first 20 minutes, […]

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Match Reports · Newcastle News · Premier League · Steven Taylor · Tim Krul

Here’s Newcastle’s Passion In One Simple Photograph

August 22nd, 2015 · 74 Comments

Here is a photograph of Fabricio Coloccini and Tim Krul, and they were Newcastle’s two best players in our Man of the Match poll with 47% and 13% respectively. It shows them at the end of the game today at Old Trafford, after Newcastle had put in a tremendous performance of guts, courage and fortitude […]

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Poll · Premier League · Tim Krul

Video – Red Devils Player Should Have Been Booked For This

August 22nd, 2015 · 6 Comments

Referees have to get a lot more strict on players who fling themselves to the ground when another player is nowhere near them. There was an excellent illustration today at Old Trafford in the second half when Belgian International winger Adnan Januzaj went around Mbemba, but then he just flung himself to the floor looking […]

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Tags: Cheating · Newcastle News · Premier League · Video

Newcastle’s Defensive Options Improve Even Further

August 22nd, 2015 · 7 Comments

You’ve got to give huge credit to the Newcastle defense in particular and the Newcastle team in general today, the way they worked their socks off and played so well at Old Trafford. And who knows, with a little bit more luck Aleksandar Mitrovic could have scored with that wonderful header he put in after […]

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Tags: Coaching · Daryl Janmaat · Newcastle News · Paul Dummett · Poll · Premier League

Manchester United 0 Newcastle 0 – Video Highlights

August 22nd, 2015 · 105 Comments

Here’s the highlights of today’s game from NBC Sports Network – unfortunately it doesn’t show in stoppage time Vurnon Anita kicking off the line and then Newcastle having a three man breakaway when Thauvin almost scored for Newcastle to win the game. See the next video for other highlights including the stoppage time action. x […]

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Tags: Match Reports · Newcastle News · Premier League · Video