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

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Newcastle University Now Sports Direct.com University

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 · 146 Comments

Taking advantage of April Fools Day,  Newcastle University students on Sunday night changed the name of the University to Sport Direct.com University. Well would you believe it.

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The new signs at Newcastle University
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Note To Loic Remy – You’ve Had Your Chance To Join Newcastle

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 · 28 Comments

With QPR being beaten 3-2 at Craven Cottage last night, it’s now looking a bit of a long shot that they can survive the drop, even though their owner Tony Fernandes has spent embarrassing amounts of money over the last 18 months or so – in an attempt to keep the London club in the Premier League.

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Loic Remy – in French colors
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Striker Still Scoring Goals – Even With Poor Service

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 · 14 Comments

Papiss Cisse was the hero in the last leg of the Europa League tie against Russian side Anzhi, when he scored the only goal of the tie, three minutes into stoppage time, at St. James’ Park – and the Newcastle crowd went wild.

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Cisse and Steven TaylorPapiss had just scored late winner against Anzhi
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Newcastle Owe Traveling Fans – After Manchester Shocker

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 · 7 Comments

If Newcastle are going to stand any chance of reaching the semi-finals of the Europa League – and also picking up enough points to avoid the drop in the Premier League, the side will have to play so much better than we did on Saturday at Manchester City – where we were simply torn to shreds by a much superior team.

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Alan Pardew – owes fans after terrible performance last time out
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Long Term Injured Player On Plane To Lisbon

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 · 7 Comments

Ryan Taylor who was injured playing against Atromitos back in August in the Europa League, and is on the plane to Lisbon today, but which other players will be on the plane today,  has not yet been released by Alan Pardew.

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Ryan Taylor – could be back before the end of the season
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Good News – Massadio Haidara Back For Lisbon Game

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 · 40 Comments

It’s very possible that our 20 year-old French defender Massaido Haidara will be in the squad that travels to Lisbon on Tuesday, to prepare for their Europa League quarter-final first leg tie against Benfica.

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Massadio Haidara – in pain just two weeks ago at Wigan
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