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

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Darren Bent – I’ll Be Out Of Aston Villa Pretty Soon – I’m Sure

Monday, July 22nd, 2013 · 245 Comments

We had reported this morning that Alan Pardew has revealed that Joe Kinnear had set up some big meetings for this week, and we have to hope those meetings will lead to a striker coming through the door soon, very soon.

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Darren Bent – I’ll be out of here pretty soon
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Newcastle Given An Opening For Top French Striker

Monday, July 22nd, 2013 · 337 Comments

There are reports in France that Marseilles are ready to let their striker Andre-Pierre Gignac leave the club this summer, to ease their rather large wage bill.

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Andre-Pierre Gignac – doesn’t want to leave Marseilles
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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.

OK, what do you think of it?

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