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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 – Kinnear Has Set Up Some Important Meetings

Monday, July 22nd, 2013 · 67 Comments

It would be just great if Newcastle’s Director of Football Joe Kinnear can bring a couple of good strikers through the door at Newcastle in the next week or two (or sooner).

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Alan Pardew – Joe has set up some important meetings
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Harford Turns Down “Fantastic” Newcastle At Eleventh Hour

Monday, July 22nd, 2013 · 62 Comments

The Evening Chronicle is reporting that the deal to bring Mick Harford to Newcastle United has fallen through at the last minute, but that Newcastle will continue to increase the number of folks scouting out talent for the Tyneside club.

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Mick Harford – deal called off
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Avid Newcastle Fan Goes Missing In Australia’s Blue Mountains

Monday, July 22nd, 2013 · 42 Comments

Avid Newcastle fan Gary Tweddle went missing  last Tuesday  in the Blue mountains, which are  just north of Sydney in Australia,  and Gary has not been seen since.

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Gary Tweddle – has been missing since last Tuesday
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This Is Newcastle’s New Home Kit

Monday, July 22nd, 2013 · 55 Comments

Here is the potential new home strip being worn by Kevin Mbabu – but we have not idea if it’s authentic.

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Kevin Mbabu with recent new signing at Newcastle 😀

We had a feeling the Wonga sign would be blue, since we’ve also seen the insignia as black in some versions of the home kit.

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Newcastle To Move For Loic Remy This Week

Monday, July 22nd, 2013 · 25 Comments

News in the local papers today that Joe Kinnear has put in an official bid for Bafetimbi Gomis of Lyon, with the news that Marseilles have also become interested in the 27 year-old French International striker.

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Loic Remy – approach will be made this week
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Good News For A Change At Newcastle

Monday, July 22nd, 2013 · 17 Comments

After the 3-1 defeat at the Estadio do Rio Ave on Saturday night, a game in which Shola scored Newcastle’s goal in the second half after coming on as a sub, he picked up an injury to his right wrist and had to come off.

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Shola Ameobi – in action on Saturday night
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