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

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Gabby Obertan And Steven Taylor Interview After Match – Video

Sunday, October 19th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Here is an interview after the game yesterday with our Man of the Match Gabby Obertan, and with local lad Steven Taylor, who had a solid game in central defense yesterday in place of the inured Mike Williamson.

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Time For Mike Ashley To Change The Way He Runs Newcastle

Sunday, October 19th, 2014 · 4 Comments

We were very pleased to hear that Mike Ashley went into the dressing room after the game yesterday to congratulate the lads on a very good win and a decent performance on the day – that was showing his human side and Mike needs to do more of that at Newcastle.

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A smiling Mike Ashley yesterday with PR man Keith Bishop on his right
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Hats Off To This Player Yesterday

Sunday, October 19th, 2014 · 9 Comments

The video screen wasn’t secured well enough yesterday and that caused a delay in the kickoff of the game against Leicester for an hour, Cheick Tiote was injured in the warm up and had to be replaced by Vurnon Anita, and the news was also coming through that Newcastle had stopped providing food for the journalists in the press room – and all that happened before the game even kicked off yesterday. 🙁

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Gabby Obertan rifling home yesterday in great style – yes!!!
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Player Who Can Be Absolutely Breathtaking – Our Man of the Match

Sunday, October 19th, 2014 · 3 Comments

It was interesting that Alan Pardew talked about Gabby Obertan during his press conference on Thursday and even after that, and it was Gabby who got a great goal yesterday, his third at Newcastle and his first in two years for the club, and the goal gave us our first league win of the season – and it was a massive relief to most fans when that final whistle was blown.

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Gabby Obertan – after scoring winner yesterday
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Newcastle Must Get Their Act Together – Now Face Hefty Fine

Sunday, October 19th, 2014 · 26 Comments

As we mentioned in a report we put out before the game yesterday, Newcastle could now face a big fine from the FA and Premier League, after the club were forced to delay the start of their Premier League game with Leicester City for an hour, because the new large video screen was unstable and was seemed a safety hazard.


The video screen that was unstable
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