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

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Arsenal Enter Race To Challenge Newcastle For Top Target

Saturday, April 4th, 2015 · 19 Comments

It looks like Arsenal, Marseilles, Newcastle and Southampton are the four  clubs who want to sign Caen midfielder N’Golo Kante this summer, and Newcastle have been tracking the player for the last couple of years.

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N’Golo Kante – Caen defensive midfielder
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Newcastle Battle Top European Clubs For In-Demand Midfielder

Saturday, April 4th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Newcastle have been interested in Andre Ayew of Marseilles for some time now, and it looks like Liverpool are no longer interested in the Ghanaian International winger, who becomes a free agent in the summer.

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Andre Ayew – decision time soon
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Ashley May Be Much Less Ambitious Than Fans Think

Saturday, April 4th, 2015 · 4 Comments

At the end of the season Newcastle will need to get off the fence and make a decision on who is going to be the new head coach, and if John Carver is appointed – especially if his record in the next eight games doesn’t improve significantly, then Newcastle will be doomed to mediocrity – and even that may be difficult to achieve.

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Mike Ashley – only takes his own counsel
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It’s A Damning Situation Newcastle Players Are In

Saturday, April 4th, 2015 · 66 Comments

John Carver has not held back when he’s talked about some of the performances Newcastle players have put in during two of the four defeats in succession we have had against Sunderland over the last two years.

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John Carver – it’s damning for Newcastle players
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This Could Be Newcastle’s Best Side For Sunderland

Saturday, April 4th, 2015 · 16 Comments

It seems that Mehdi Abeid is the only player who is now available from the squad that were beaten 2-1 last time out against Arsenal at St. James’ Park.

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Yoan Gouffran – likely to start
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