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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 'St. James’ Park'

Newcastle Ready To Ditch Wonga

July 20th, 2016 · 8 Comments

The Mirror are reporting that Newcastle are set to ditch controversial shirt sponsors Wonga when the current four year deal ends next May and they will not renew the deal with the payday loan company. Newcastle are now busy looking for a new shirt sponsor .

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Tags: Financials · Newcastle News · Other News · Sponsors · St. James' Park · Wonga

This Could Only Happen At Newcastle

July 15th, 2016 · 25 Comments

Newcastle have announced today that season ticket sales at Newcastle United have soared past last season’s total. And that’s with Newcastle now a second division club and the season is still three weeks away, when we play at Fulham on Friday, 5th August to kick-off the Championship season – four weeks way to the first […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle Fans · Newcastle News · Other News · Pre-season · Premier League · Season tickets · St. James' Park

Photos Of Benitez Now Adorn St. James’ Park

March 12th, 2016 · 110 Comments

Newcastle seem to be going to town (toon?) with Rafa Benitez and they have now placed some of his photographs around St. James Park and there are also some new photos of Rafa from his first press conference today for the Leicester City game on Monday. You would think Newcastle had just pulled off a massive […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Premier League · Press Conference · St. James' Park

This Is The Road To Enlightenment For Newcastle

November 21st, 2015 · 21 Comments

There are lots of stories and analysis about what´s wrong with Newcastle – it´s the owner, it´s the coach, it´s the players, it´s not spending enough  in the transfer market, it´s the weather  (well it can be really bad in Newcastle) – and all that stuff. And the gates at St. James’ Park are down about […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle Fans · Newcastle News · Premier League · St. James' Park

By Sunday It Will Be Looking Fantastic

October 12th, 2015 · 49 Comments

When you look at St. James’ Park when the home games are being televised on TV around the world the stadium looks tremendous – it’s the best thing that Freddie Shepherd ever did pushing the plans through and getting the stadium modernized. We were hoping by now when we started this blog over eight years ago – […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League · St. James' Park