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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 Move In For Striker Target Of Two Years Ago

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 · 93 Comments

News in the Mirror today that Newcastle have become interested again in Rennes striker Mevlut Erdinc, who we were after in the summer of 2-11, after we couldn’t get Kevin Gameiro of Lorient through the door.

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Mevlut Erdinc – former target now at Rennes
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Newcastle Can Raise Their Wage Bill By £12M This Season

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 · 64 Comments

It’s not gone unnoticed that smaller clubs like Swansea City, Norwich City and West Ham this summer have paid out some big money in the transfer market, unlike Newcastle United.

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Mike Ashley – will he loosen the purse strings a bit?
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Pardew – I’m Not Frustrated About Lack Of Transfers – Honest

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 · 39 Comments

He may be the only one, but Alan Pardew has come out and said he’s not frustrated with the lack of striker signings this summer, but most fans decidedly are.

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Alan Pardew – directing traffic last night
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This Could Definitely Be D-Day For Joe Kinnear – Maybe

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 · 38 Comments

We now know that Fulham are back in for Darren Bent of Aston Villa, and news that Joe Kinnear will finally be meeting with the England striker’s representatives today, but of course the fee still has to be agreed for the player with Aston Villa.

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Darren Bent – Joe Kinnear meeting today
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St. Mirren 0 Newcastle 2 – Goals And Highlights – Video

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 · 56 Comments

Here’s a short video of the goals and higlights gtom last night’s game at St. Mirren

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mU3j6ZOtk-8

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Newcastle Midfielder Agrees Season Loan Deal To Greek Club

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 · 22 Comments

News came in this afternoon just before the game kicked off with St. Mirren that Newcastle’s 20 year-old midfielder Mehdi Abeid has joined Panathinaikos on a season-long loan deal, the Greek club have announced.

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Mehdi Abeid – going on one year loan deal to Greece
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