The Newcastle United Blog

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

The Newcastle United Blog header image 4
Howay The Lads!!

Entries Tagged as 'World Cup'

England Money Now Helping German Youngsters Develop

September 8th, 2015 · 42 Comments

There may be some worries in the other European Football Leagues that the best players will be gradually moving into the English Premier League, simply because of the vast amounts of money being paid out by the Premier League via the world-wide TV rights over at least the next four years. The current deal is […]

[

Tags: Contracts · England News · Financials · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · World Cup

Pardew Still The Right Man For The Job

September 24th, 2014 · 91 Comments

Dietmar Hamann had a good World Cup for Germany in the summer of 1998 in France, and he was signed by Newcastle for £5.5M in that summer by then manager Kenny Dalglish, but he stayed only for one season before joining Liverpool during the following summer for £8M. Didi Hamann while at Newcastle

[

Tags: Newcastle News · Premier League · World Cup

Top Player – Why I Have To Do Well At Newcastle

April 5th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Fabricio Coloccini has been called up for the Argentine side a couple of times this season,  and each time he cane back injured, much like it seems that Mathieu Debuchy and Loic Remy came back on March 6th crocked, after playing for France in the 2-0 friendly win against Holland, and so far the two […]

[

Tags: Coaching · Fabricio Coloccini · International News · Newcastle News · World Cup · World Cup 2010 · World Cup 2014

This Newcastle Player Has Sense Of Purpose – Wants To Score

November 17th, 2013 · 12 Comments

France face a very tough second leg tie against Ukraine on Tuesday night in Paris, to qualify for the World Cup next summer in Brazil, and they will need to score at least two goals in that game to have any chance of qualifying, after losing the first leg 2-0 in Kyiv on Friday night. […]

[

Tags: Loic Remy · Mathieu Debuchy · Newcastle News · World Cup · World Cup 2014

The Joy And Sorrow Of Newcastle Players

November 17th, 2013 · 6 Comments

Ivory Coast were easily the better side in the 3-1 win against Senegal last month in the first leg of the play-off with Senegal, and the score didn’t represent their dominance of that game, with Papiss Cisse scoring for Senegal a full five minutes into added time. That was close – Drogba and Kalou celebrate added […]

[

Tags: Cheick Tiote · Papiss Cisse · World Cup · World Cup 2014