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

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Local Lad’s Harrowing Experience Finally Leads To Success

July 7th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Paul Dummett has opened up in a long interview in the Chronicle today on the initial difficulties he had with former manager Alan Pardew around the 2012 time-frame. It turns out that Alan didn’t think Paul was be good enough to play for Newcastle, but that simply motivated the Kenton lad to prove Alan was wrong […]

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Tags: Coaching · Loan Moves · Management · Newcastle News · Paul Dummett · Premier League

Eddie Howe Explains Why Top Player Left For Newcastle

July 6th, 2016 · 13 Comments

Bournemouth’s impressive young manager Eddie Howe has opened up about how the Cherries lost one of their best players to Newcastle last week. It looks as though Matt Ritchie went to see the manager and said he wanted to leave the club and then Newcastle came in with that massive bid – thought to be £10M upfront […]

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Tags: Coaching · Matt Ritchie · Newcastle News · Premier League · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Benitez Puts The Record Straight About His Time At Real Madrid

July 5th, 2016 · 22 Comments

Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez has been talking to Fox Sports Italy and he has explained what really happened in his six months unsuccessful spell at Real Madrid which started last June, just before he was about tio sign on at West Ham. There have been reports about how he didn’t get on with the players […]

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

Rafa Begins Vital Pre-Season In Outdated Facility

July 4th, 2016 · 3 Comments

There’s no doubt that this coming season is a critical one for Newcastle United and it not be easy as we fight to get back to the Premier League for the second time in a short seven years. With Rafa Benitez as manager there has been lots of stuff accomplished in the short five weeks Rafa […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Newcastle News · Pre-season · Premier League · Training Ground

Big Thauvin Offer Could Be Coming In From Marseille

July 3rd, 2016 · 76 Comments

There are reports that with Marseilles cash reserves having been amply replenished by the sale of Belgian striker Michy Batshuayi to Chelsea for €40M (33.6M) – Marseille may now be able to make a more than decent loan offer to Newcastle for Florian Thauvin for next season. One requirement is that they pay the full wages […]

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Tags: Coaching · Florian Thauvin · Loan Moves · Management · Newcastle News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours