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

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We Didn’t Deserve To Lose – Burnley Now An Important Game

Sunday, November 30th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Cheick Tiote had missed the last six games for Newcastle, which were all wins,  but unfortunately when the Ivory Coast International returned to the side yesterday as captain, we were beaten 1-0 at West Ham, in what was anther close game.

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Cheick Tiote in action yesterday at Upton Park
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UEFA Rules – How Rangers, Newcastle Can Compete In Europe

Saturday, November 29th, 2014 · 36 Comments

Newcastle issued a statement yesterday that basically said the Telegraph were lying when they said the Telegraph said they had an interpretation of the UEFA rules should Rangers and Newcastle in the future qualify for Europe.

The Telegraph issued their own statement today saying they were not lying and that UEFA had referred them to article 3 of the UEFA rules – and they interpreted those rules.

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Who Was Newcastle’s Best Player At West Ham?

Saturday, November 29th, 2014 · 68 Comments

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Aaron Cresswell after scoring the winning goal
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Pardew – The Goal We Conceded Was Disappointing

Saturday, November 29th, 2014 · 6 Comments

Newcastle United suffered a defeat for the first time in eight games today – a 1-0 loss at West Ham – but with Moussa Sissoko being sent off and Jack Colback picking up his fifth yellow card of the season, both will now miss the game at Burnley on Tuesday night – and that’s not good news.

West Ham's Aaron Cresswell scores past Newcastle goalkeeper Robert Elliot in the Premier League

Aaron Cresswell scores all important goal
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Newcastle’s Winning Run Finally Ends – Lose 1-0 At West Ham

Saturday, November 29th, 2014 · 9 Comments

Newcastle’s six game winning run and seven game unbeaten streak both came to an end at Upton Park this afternoon, when Newcastle went down to a 1-0 defeat, with a goal from Aaron Cresswell after 56 minutes, and to make matters worse Moussa Sissoko was sent off after 75 minutes for two yellow cards, and so will miss the game at Burnley on Tuesday night.

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Ayoze Perez in action today
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