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

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MIke Ashley Willing To Be Guided By Benitez

July 13th, 2016 · 50 Comments

Mike Ashley’s tenure at Newcastle United has not been a successful one over the last nine years and we suffered our second relegation in seven years in May and are once again a second division club in England. And after just avoiding relegation a year ago on the final day of the season, the warning signs […]

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Tags: Coaching · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Management · Newcastle News · Premier League · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

This Is A Worrying Comment From Chris Hughton

July 9th, 2016 · 66 Comments

Former Newcastle manager Chris Hughton has quite a bit of management experience in the Championship and was unlucky last season not to get his latest club Brighton & Hove Albion promoted. Chris will be at St. James’ Park again in the coming season although in April and May we were hoping that would be with both […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League · Press

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