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

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This Player So Important To Newcastle – We Are Happy Now

Friday, February 6th, 2015 · 4 Comments

If Newcastle are going to win  some games and have a good run-in during the final 15 games of the season,  then it’s going to be important that captain Coloccini settles down at the back, and starts to play well.

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Fabricio Coloccini – needs to start playing well
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Llambias Involved In Rangers’ Controversy – The Plot Thickens

Thursday, February 5th, 2015 · 26 Comments

The Rangers CEO Derek Llambias has tonight denied what we had reported earlier today, that Kenny McDowall has been told to play the five players on loan from Mike Ashley’s other club Newcastle United.

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Rangers CEO Derek Llambias
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Galtier’s Future At St. Etienne Is Increasingly Uncertain

Thursday, February 5th, 2015 · 9 Comments

St. Etienne captain Loic Perrin doesn’t know whether his head coach Christophe Galtier will be at the club next season.

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Christophe Galtier – over five years at St. Etienne
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Frank de Boer To Decide On Future Quickly

Thursday, February 5th, 2015 · 14 Comments

Dutch newspaper AD are reporting that Ajax are now 12 points behind leaders PSV and this could well be the first time that they have not won the Dutch League since Frank de Boer took over the club in late 2010, after Martin Jol resigned from the club.

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Frank de Boer – to give clarity on his future soon
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Why This Manager Will Not Be Coming To Newcastle

Thursday, February 5th, 2015 · 256 Comments

Mike Ashley wanted to bring Harry Redknapp to Newcastle in January, 2008 when he had just sacked Sam Allardyce, but Harry after first saying yes, changed his mind the following day, and Ashley turned to Kevin Keegan as big Sam’s replacement.

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Harry Redknapp – former QPR manager
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