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

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Leicester City An Example To Newcastle On What’s Possible

November 18th, 2015 · 109 Comments

Steve McClaren has been talking about the upcoming game at St. James’ Park on Saturday and it will be a stern test by Leicester City who have made a great start to the season and are currently in 3rd place in the Premier League and only one point out of first place. Former Newcastle coach […]

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Tags: Interview · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Press

Young Newcastle Striker Gets Into More Trouble

November 18th, 2015 · 7 Comments

There´s (even) more negative news in Serbia about their International players and this follows on from their 4-1 defeat against the Czech Republic on Friday night which turned out to be a rather pathetic performance from Serbia. Following that game, Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic even threatened to retire from International football because of the lack […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Coaching · International break · International News · Newcastle News · Premier League · Press

Newcastle Striker Will Leave In January Or Next Summer

November 18th, 2015 · 5 Comments

Papiss Cisse is second choice this season to top man Aleksandar Mitrovic up front, but he did get a run out in the last game at Bournemouth when he came on for Mitrovic after 63 minutes and played fairly well in the surprising 1-0 win. Paul Simpson has tried to tell Papiss Cisse that he […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Coaching · Contracts · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Premier League

Which Newcastle Team Will Turn Up On Saturday?

November 18th, 2015 · 5 Comments

There is some hope in the Newcastle camp that we have turned a corner and we will now start to climb the league table away from the bottom four – currently we are 4th bottom and 4 points out of 13th place and West Bromwich Albion. Newcastle have certainly taken a tumble this year and […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Paul Dummett · Poll · Premier League · Rob Elliot

This Emerging Star Ready For Another Chance

November 17th, 2015 · 60 Comments

Newcastle United 20 year-old prospect Kevin Mbabu has played for all the Swiss Youth sides through U19 level and was outstanding when he played against Chelsea and also in the first half at Manchester City when he helped set up the go-ahead goal by Aleksandar Mitrovic in the first half – before the team collapsed […]

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

This Is Still Newcastle’s Biggest Problem

November 17th, 2015 · 36 Comments

For maybe the first time this season we got more out of a game than we deserved last time out at Bournemouth. We didn’t play well at all apart from goalkeeper Rob Elliot and a few others such as captain Fabricio Coloccini, Chancel Mbemba and Ayoze Perez, but after taking a hammering throughout the game […]

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