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

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Cisse Thinks Wonga Rips Off Poor People – He’s Right

Thursday, July 18th, 2013 · 40 Comments

We weren’t doing too well in our search for new strikers this summer, and still haven’t signed a senior player in the transfer market, but the very last thing we wanted to see was for Papiss Cisse to leave the club over the Wonga problem.

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Papiss Cisse – Wonga rips off poor people
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Are Wonga Forcing Cisse Out Of Newcastle?

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013 · 197 Comments

The Shields Gazette on Monday suggested that Newcastle may have to sell Papiss Cisse, and that his career was in danger at Newcastle, and now the Daily Mirror is reporting that Papiss Cisse will be sold by Newcastle.

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Papiss Cisse – Wonga insisting on him wearing their insignia?
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Local Newcastle Player Was Man Of The Match Last Night

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013 · 374 Comments

Paul Dummett knew he had to have a very good pre-season this summer, if he was to get back into the first team squad at Newcastle for this season, otherwise Paul would be sent out on loan again to get first team experience elsewhere, with a number of Championship clubs only too willing to take for next season.

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Paul Dummett – had a great game last night
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Now What Happens With Papiss Cisse?

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013 · 53 Comments

Some worrying news today that Papiss Cisse has been left out of the Newcastle United squad for the club’s pre-season tour of Portugal, and the squad left today without the Senegal striker.

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Papiss Cisse – refusing to wear the Wonga insignia
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Newcastle Linked With Norwegian International

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013 · 277 Comments

There are reports in Norway today, that we have been alerted to by one of our Norwegian readers, Tor Magne Madsen, that Newcastle are looking into signing the 6’3″ Norwegian International goalkeeper Rune Jarstein

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Rune Jarstein – 28 year-old Norway International
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Young Star Back In The Frame At Newcastle

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013 · 19 Comments

Alan Pardew will be well pleased with the team performance last night at Motherwell, where there were some very good performances put in by some of out fringe players.

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Haris Vuckic – congratulated by Gouffran after scoring last night
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