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

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Surprising Poll Results On Newcastle’s Summer Transfers

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 · 422 Comments

Maybe it’s because we have just over 1,000 readers having so far cast their votes,  but 70% of fans think the summer transfer window has not been a good one for Newcastle, and that’s  a surprise.

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The basic recruitment team – missing is Graham Carr
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→ 422 CommentsTags: Poll · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

The Sad And Continuing Decline Of Newcastle United

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 · 16 Comments

It’s been a bad week for Newcastle fans, and rather than get two new players through the door on Monday on the last day of the transfer window, we lost two players and once again Newcastle have let a player go without replacing him – and that’s not the first time that’s happened.

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Mike Ashley – money, money, money
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→ 16 CommentsTags: Europa League · European Champions League · European Competition · Financials · Transfer News and Rumours

It’s All So Sad And Unnecessary – The Farewell Of Ben Arfa

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 · 37 Comments

Hatem Ben Arfa has contacted the Chronicle and sent a farewell message to Newcastle fans and we have to say this whole episode this  week with the mercurial Frenchman s all very sad for Newcastle fans.

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Ben Arfa – farewell message to Newcastle fans
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→ 37 CommentsTags: Hatem Ben Arfa · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Ben Arfa Brilliance At Newcastle – For The Ages – Video

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 · 121 Comments

Here is a video on Ben Arfa’s time at Newcastle we have been sent – this could be difficult for Newcastle fans to watch – what a player this lad was (is) when at his best.

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Update On Jack Colback Injury – Good News

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 · 9 Comments

We were full expecting Jack Colback to pick up his first England cap against Norway tonight at Wembley before he was ruled out because of injury.

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Jack Colback – Newcastle midfielder
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→ 9 CommentsTags: England News · Euro 2016 · International News · Jack Colback