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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 'Records'

The Good News – Bad News So Far This Season

September 22nd, 2016 · 49 Comments

The good news is that we have won seven of ten total games played, so that’s a 70% win rate and good in anybody’s book. The bad news with Newcastle so far is that we have lost three of our first eight league games in all competitions. Compared to how we did six years ago […]

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Tags: Championship · League Cup · Newcastle News · Other News · Records

Alan Shearer’s Secret Of Success

September 4th, 2016 · 42 Comments

It’s 20 years since Alan Shearer signed on at Newcastle from Blackburn Rovers for £15M – a world record at the time. A year earlier Blackburn had pipped Manchester United  by one point – to be the Premier League Champions for the first and only time. Bu in 1996 Manchester United were top again winning by 4 […]

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Tags: Alan Shearer · Coaching · Records