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

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Newcastle Have Nothing To Lose Tonight

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 · 11 Comments

One thing that Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has managed to do is to keep the players right behind him during the difficult start to the Premier League season, and any mention about him having lost the dressing room is simply not true.

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Tim Krul – now one of Newcastle’s senior players
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Newcastle Could Sign This Dutch Defender In January

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 · 16 Comments

It was revealed at the Fans Forum early last week that Newcastle had a central defender lined up as a replacement for Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa – but because the loan deal to Roma took so long for the Frenchman – that second deal couldn’t be completed –  and at the moment Newcastle have just three experienced central defenders in the squad.

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Virgil van Dijk Celtic center-back
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I’ve Had Great Backing – Players Have Given Everything

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 · 11 Comments

One of the things that may get us out of trouble this season, and even hopefully before the end of the year,  is the effort and graft being shown by all our players in that last six games, three of which we have won with just one defeat at Stoke City.

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Alan Pardew on Sunday – my players have given everything
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This Could Be Newcastle’s Best Team At Manchester City

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 · 36 Comments

Papiss Cisse and Cheick Tiote are both not available for the game at Manchester City tomorrow night, and it’s unlikely that Alan Pardew will play a weakened side, despite Liverpool being the visitors to St. James’ Park on Saturday.

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Ayoze Perez – likely to start tomorrow night
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Team Spirit A Huge Positive At Newcastle This Season

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 · 56 Comments

At half-time on Sunday, we were not too happy and thinking that if we could keep the score down to 2-0 or 3-0 it would be a decent result given how Newcastle had been dominated in that first half by Spurs, and we had not been an  attacking threat at all and hadn’t even had a shot on target.

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Sammy Ameobi – after scoring sensational equalizer on Sunday
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