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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 Owner May Not, But Carver And Players Have Ambition

Friday, February 27th, 2015 · 55 Comments

You cannot accuse 50-year-old John Carver of not talking a good game, and again yesterday in his press conference, he was full of positive words that the players are ready for Saturday’s test against second bottom Aston Villa, and he hopes to get the win to make up for the 5-0 thrashing last week by Premier League reigning Champions Manchester City.

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John Carver with his players in training
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It’s Official – Frank de Boer Not Coming To Newcastle

Friday, February 27th, 2015 · 14 Comments

Frank de Boer has been saying he will come out with a statement soon about what his future intentions are, and that’s what he has done today.

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Frank de Boer – will honor his Ajax contract
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Rangers Issue Statement Correcting LLambias’ Newcastle Record

Friday, February 27th, 2015 · 78 Comments

Derek LLambias’ bio on the Rangers FC was not accurate and there were misleading statements on the site about how he grew the revenue, and we published an article where we had graphs and tables showing the Newcastle revenue and profits,  and also where Newcastle were in the Money League (issued by Deloitte every February), for the five years that Derek LLambias was the Newcastle Managing Director.

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Derek LLambias – former Newcastle Managing Director
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This Summer’s Transfer Window Crucial To Newcastle’s Future

Friday, February 27th, 2015 · 2 Comments

It should be  a huge summer for Newcastle with the club having to recruit a new head coach and also bring in some new players – but maybe the most important thing this summer is to appoint a new head coach and that choice will be very important to Newcastle’s future.

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Remi Garde – Newcastle’s new head coach?
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John Carver – Aston Villa Will Be Difficult

Friday, February 27th, 2015 · 8 Comments

In John Carver’s press conference yesterday even though he was hoping that Newcastle could beat second bottom Aston Villa tomorrow, the Newcastle head coach admitted that it would be a difficult game and that every Premier League game is difficult.

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Tim Sherwood – new Aston Villa manager
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