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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 Manager Wants Support For Cabaye – Will He Get It?

Friday, August 30th, 2013 · 17 Comments

It’s looking like Yohan Cabaye may play tomorrow afternoon against Fulham, and the Newcastle manager Alan Pardew in his interview yesterday, said that he hoped Yohan would play and if he does play he wants the Newcastle supporters to back Cabaye, who refused to play in the first two league games of the season.

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Alan Pardew – he wants fans to back Cabaye
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What Is A Club In Any Case- Video

Thursday, August 29th, 2013 · 59 Comments

Here is a fantastic video entitled – What is a club in any case – it’s inspiring and what we all need at the moment.

“What is a club in any case?” “Not the buildings or the directors or the people who are paid to represent it.”  It’s not the television contracts, get-out clauses, marketing departments or executive boxes.”

“It’s the noise, the passion, the feeling of belonging, the pride in your city.”  “It’s a small boy clambering up stadium steps for the very first time, gripping his father’s hand, gawping at that hallowed stretch of turf beneath him and, without being able to do a thing about it, falling in love.”

Sir Bobby Robson.

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Odds Of Cabaye Staying Improve – Arsenal Look To Alternatives

Thursday, August 29th, 2013 · 168 Comments

Arsenal have become interested in 22 year-old St. Etienne midfielder Josuha Guilavogui, and it could be the twice capped French international is an alternative to Newcastle’s Yohan Cabaye, after Arsenal’s initial bid of £11M was turned down by Newcastle United a little short of two weeks ago.

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Yohan Cabaye – could be staying
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Cabaye Expected To Play On Saturday – Pardew Exerts Pressure

Thursday, August 29th, 2013 · 262 Comments

Newcastle midfielder Yohan Cabaye is now likely to make his first appearance of the season for Newcastle against Fulham on Saturday, and that’s according to Alan Pardew at his press conference   held earlier today for the Fulham game.

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Yohan Cabaye – when he used to play for Newcastle – at Blackpool
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Two Newcastle Men Named In French Squad

Thursday, August 29th, 2013 · 28 Comments

For the second time running Newcastle players Mathieu Debuchy and Moussa Sissoko have been included in the French squad for the World Cup qualifying games against Georgia on 6th September (a week tomorrow), and then Belarus on the 10th September (a week on Tuesday).

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Moussa Sissoko – included in French squad
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Worrying Hold Up In Bafe Gomis Discussions

Thursday, August 29th, 2013 · 20 Comments

Sky Tyne and Wear is reporting today that Newcastle are in discussions with Lyon and agents on bringing Bafitimbi  Gomis to Tyneside on a permanent deal, and the club are also in talks with Chelsea in an attempt to bring Demba Ba back to Newcastle.

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Bafe Gomis – wages the stumbling block?
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