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

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Lee Charnley On The Phone All The Time With John Carver

Saturday, January 31st, 2015 · 14 Comments

In any other club it would be a little strange that the new caretaker manager in charge of the club for the rest of the season, has not talked once to the owner, but at Newcastle, it’s almost par for the course and hardly surprising that John Carver has not talked to Mike Ashley, and doesn’t expect to do so anytime soon.

Mike Ashley at Stoke

Mike Ashley – no dialogue with John Carver
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Carver Is The Easy Solution – He Could Still Get Newcastle Job

Saturday, January 31st, 2015 · 25 Comments

John Carver has again said he wants the job as Newcastle’s head coach, and is asking the question-  why not?

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John Carver – could get head coach position permanently
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Newcastle Deal To Sign Top English Teenager Could Be Hijacked

Saturday, January 31st, 2015 · 27 Comments

The Mirror reported two days ago that Newcastle had agreed a 5M deal with MK Dons for their 18 year-old central midfielder Dele Alli, who seems to be in great demand as one of the most pormsiing youngsters in the game today in England.

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Dele Alli – Aston Villa attempt to sign him
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Former Goalkeeper Tries To Quell Newcastle Fears

Friday, January 30th, 2015 · 195 Comments

Steve Harper was at Newcastle for 20 years when he was signed in the summer of 1993 by Kevin Keegan and then left the club 18 months ago when his contract ran out – and since then he’s been at Hull City with Steve Bruce. But he averaged less than 10 games a year since he was the perennial under-study to Shay Given when Shay was at the club.

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Steve Harper while at Newcastle
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Newcastle Offer International Midfielder To Arsenal

Friday, January 30th, 2015 · 11 Comments

The Mail is reporting that Arsenal have turned down the chance to sign Newcastle midfielder Cheick Tiote in Jnauary.

Cheik Tiote, Ivory Coast

Cheick Tiote – in Ivory Coast colors
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