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

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Newcastle’s Results Can Turn Things Around

Thursday, July 18th, 2013 · 117 Comments

Things are not too great at Newcastle at the moment, with the lack of new players coming through the door this summer, and the Cisse – Wonga affair looking more than a little serious at the moment.

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Paul Dummett – the star man at Motherwell
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Mike Ashley Continues To Make Poor Decisions at Newcastle

Thursday, July 18th, 2013 · 135 Comments

When you are a business and you keep making poor or dubious decisions, it keeps coming back to bite you, and there’s a case to be made that’s exactly what’s happened at Newcastle United, since Mike Ashley bought the club six years ago.

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Mike Ashley – has made some poor decisions on Tyneside
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This Frenchman Is A Future Captain At Newcastle

Thursday, July 18th, 2013 · 44 Comments

One thing we knew about Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa when he arrived at Newcastle in January, was that he was a good leader, and that’s why he ended up as captain of Montpellier when he was so young, and he then led the French side to their very first French Championship in 2012.

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Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa – a real leader
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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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