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

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Pardew Confirms Interest In Gomis – Magpies In Advanced Negotiations

Saturday, July 20th, 2013 · 82 Comments

It doesn’t seem like Newcastle are keeping their striker targets secret this summer, and Alan Pardew has already announced that QPR’s Loic Remy and Aston Villa’s Darren Bent are Newcastle targets,  and today he has added Lyon striker Bafetimbi Gomis to Newcastle’s wanted list.

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Bafetimbi Gomis – Newcastle target
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French Reports – Liverpool Make Approach For Newcastle Winger

Friday, July 19th, 2013 · 94 Comments

The French Daily L’Equipe are reporting that Liverpool have made an official approach to Newcastle United for their 26 year-old French International  winger  Hatem Ben Arfa.

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Ben Arfa – official approach being made by Liverpool?
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Newcastle Arrange Rangers Friendly – Closer To Signing £7M French Striker

Friday, July 19th, 2013 · 253 Comments

Newcastle today arranged a friendly with Glasgow Rangers on Tuesday, 6th August, with a 7.45 pm kcik-off time, and that should fill out our pre-season schedule, and it’s probably been arranged because of Mike Ashley’s almost 10% ownership of the top Glasgow club.

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NUFC Fans United Arrange Another Meeting With Newcastle Officials

Friday, July 19th, 2013 · 220 Comments

The Newcastle United fan organization NUFC Fans United have arranged another meeting with Newcastle officials to discuss some of the questions the fans have.

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Joe Kinnear – may be he will attend the meeting
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I’m Learning English But It’s Hard To Understand Geordie

Friday, July 19th, 2013 · 134 Comments

Moussa Sissoko was an instant hit with Newcastle fans, after he signed from Toulouse in January, and he was given the important number 10 shirt at the club.

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Moussa Sissoko – after scoring at Motherwell
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Liverpool Interested In Newcastle Winger – But For £25M?

Friday, July 19th, 2013 · 79 Comments

There are reports in France that Liverpool will soon put in a bid for Newcastle’s French winger Hatem Ben Arfa, according to reports in France.

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Ben Arfa – in training this summer
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