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

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John Carver Promotes Coach To First Team Duty

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 · 6 Comments

John Carver has the head coach job through the end of the season and in out 16 games left we have to get as many points on the board as possible and beat the teams that are below us in the table.

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John Carver – Newcastle caretaker manager
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→ 6 CommentsTags: Coaching · Management · Premier League

Excellent News On The Injury Front – Six Players Returning

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 · 59 Comments

There’s some great news being reported today in the local papers, with both Siem de Jong and Gabriel Obertan getting close to full fitness and ready to return for Newcastle United.

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Siem de Jong – back soon
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→ 59 CommentsTags: Gabriel Obertan · Injuries · Jonas Gutierrez · Mehdi Abeid · Newcastle News · Rolando Aarons · Ryan Taylor · Siem de Jong

Newcastle Signing Four Top Teenagers In January

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 · 12 Comments

North Shields-born 17 year-old Callum Roberts made his debut for Newcastle in the FA Cup at Leicester City earlier this year, and he was the second 17 year-old local lad to make his debut for the club in the last year, with Adam Armstrong making his debut at Fulham last February.

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Callum Roberts yesterday with Carver and Beardsley
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→ 12 CommentsTags: Adam Armstrong · Callum Roberts · Newcastle Academy · Newcastle News · Newcastle U18 · Newcastle U21 · Newcastle Youth

Serious Repurcussions If Newcastle Sell Top Payer In January

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 · 12 Comments

Moussa Sissoko gave an interview with Foot Mercato yesterday and it was basically a come and get me to PSG, although PSG are currently in trouble with the Financial Fair Play Rules by over-spending over the last three years, and they are being monitored by UEFA closely.

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Moussa Sissoko – could leave in January?
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→ 12 CommentsTags: Coaching · Management · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Other News · Papiss Cisse · Poll · Premier League

Senegal Eliminated – Newcastle Striker On Way Home

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 · 43 Comments

Algeria beat Senegal 2-0 tonight to qualify from Group C for the knockout rounds of the African Cup of Nations,  and with one win, one draw and one defeat, Senegal finish in 3rd place.

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Papiss Cisse in Senegal colors
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→ 43 CommentsTags: African Cup Of Nations · Cheick Tiote · Coaching · Other News · Papiss Cisse · Premier League