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Newcastle Knew Of Ongoing FA Investigation Of Shelvey

November 9th, 2016 · 8 Comments

The Chronicle have cleared up some confusion with Jonjo Shelvey’s Football Association misconduct charge, where the Newcastle midfielder could face (at least) a five match ban if the charge stands. However Shelvey is said to be considering an appeal against the charge and he has maintained throughout the investigation he did not say the alleged discriminatory words […]

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Tags: FA · Jonjo Shelvey · Newcastle News · Racism

Former Newcastle Coach Soars In Betting For New Manager

December 1st, 2015 · 130 Comments

52 year-old former Newcastle coach Nigel Pearson produced one of the most remarkable turnarounds in Premier League history this year – maybe the greatest turnaround in Premier League history. Leicester were bottom of the league in early April with just 19 points from 29 games played – and Nigel then got 22 points in the […]

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

Former Newcastle Midfielder In Big Trouble – Video

June 18th, 2014 · 13 Comments

There’s news today in BBC Sport that Newcastle’s former Turkish International midfielder Emre, has received a two and a half year suspended sentence in Turkey for using racial slurs against an opposition player two years ago, and he’s the first Turkish player ever to be found guilty of racism. A young Emre – while at Newcastle from […]

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