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

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Naive Sammy Ameobi Comments Irritate His Manager

Wednesday, December 24th, 2014 · 24 Comments

Sammy Ameobi was interviewed in the local papers yesterday, and while the vast majority of what the local lad said was positive, there were a couple of things  that weren’t – that Newcastle could fall by the wayside, if we continued to lose more games over the holiday period.

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Sammy Ameobi in action on Sunday
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Injury Woes, Poor Management Lead To Players Being Out

Wednesday, December 24th, 2014 · 12 Comments

More injury woes for Newcastle today, as it looks like central midfielder Mehdi Abeid will not be back playing for Newcastle until some time in February, after he has played in the African Cup of Nations for Algeria starting next month.

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Mehdi Abeid – why did he play at Burnley?
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How Well Can Newcastle Do At Manchester United?

Wednesday, December 24th, 2014 · 6 Comments

Newcastle won at Old Trafford last December for the first time since 1972 with a goal from Yohan Cabaye after 61 minutes, and we are again at the famous ground on Friday afternoon.

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Alan Pardew – two wins in a row at Old Trafford?
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This Newcastle Striker Has Improved Massively This Season

Wednesday, December 24th, 2014 · 11 Comments

Newcastle and Spanish U21 International striker Ayoze has been our Man of the Match for the last three games, and he seems to be getting better with almost every game.

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Ayoze Perez – immense improvement
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Good News – Newcastle Goalkeeper Back Soon

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014 · 11 Comments

There’s some good news tonight that Tim Krul is ahead of schedule in recovering from his ankle ligament damage, and he may be able to return at Chelsea on January 10th – two weeks on Saturday.

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Tim Krul – back in less than three weeks
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