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

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This Could Be Newcastle’s Shock Best Team For Liverpool

Friday, October 31st, 2014 · 119 Comments

Alan Pardew is going to have some trouble picking the starting eleven on Saturday, and for this game we will assume every player is fit and ready to go apart from Davide Santon and Siem de Jong.

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Rolando Aarons – great goal after six minutes – must start
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Pardew Reveals His New Vision For Newcastle United

Friday, October 31st, 2014 · 18 Comments

Suddenly over the last three weeks or so, Newcastle seem to have a much better squad than we thought,  and it’s because players like Rolando Aarons, Ayoze Perez, Gabby Obertan, Paul Dummett, Sammy Ameobi, Rob Elliot  and Mehdi Abeid – not to mention Ryan Taylor – have all played very well for the Newcastle side – and they are some of our fringe players..

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Alan Pardew – goes out to win every single game
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It Was Boys’ Own Stuff On Wednesday Night

Friday, October 31st, 2014 · 4 Comments

It’s really a great story, and one we all love to see,  when a player like Ryan Taylor comes back into the Newcastle side in a very tough game at the Etihad Stadium, and Ryan had the kind of game that may not have been possible after he had suffered two terrible ACL knee injuries.

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Ryan Taylor challenges David Silva early in the game
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Newcastle Youngster Impressive – On Fast Track For England?

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 · 30 Comments

Rolando Aarons does not want to be compared to Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling, who at 19 years old, has already played 11 times for England, but if Rolando keeps up the excellent form he has shown this season, including  a great goal last night at the Etihad Stadium, he could even find himself in the England squad with Raheem – and sooner rather than later.

The 18 year-old Newcastle youngster is that good.

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Rolando Aarons scoring against Manchester City
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This Is Exactly What We Want To See At Newcastle

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 · 11 Comments

In the last two game, both of which we have won away from home against very good opposition, we have seen many of Newcastle’s players starting to hit somewhere near their top form.

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Ryan Taylor – in great form on Wednesday night
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Can Magpies Make It Four Wins In A Row Against Liverpool?

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 · 12 Comments

Our next game at home to Liverpool in the early kick-off game on Saturday is only just over 36 hours away, so there’s not much time to recover from last night’s game and get ready for the next big test.

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Alan Pardew – last Sunday at Tottenham
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