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

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Top Coach Happy – But Could Still End Up At Newcastle

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 · 74 Comments

Dutchman Frank de Boer seems to be the top choice of Newcastle fans for the new head coach position that will be filled permanently in the summer.

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Frank and Ronald de Boer at Ajax
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This Defender Would Be Top Signing This Summer

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 · 7 Comments

Newcastle were linked with 21 year-old 6’5″ tall (it’s those hamburgers) Ipswich defender Tyrone Mings in January, but Mick McCarthy was able to hold on to one of his top youngsters,  at least through the end of the season.

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Tyrone Mings – 6’5″ Ipswich Town defender
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Newcastle Player To Be Disciplined

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 · 51 Comments

Jack Colback picked up his 10th yellow card of the season in the first half on Saturday for throwing the ball away after  a tackle,  and he will now miss the next two games because of suspension.

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Jack Colback in action on Saturday
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More PR And Supposition About John Carver

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 · 14 Comments

We covered the story last Saturday when John Carver said he was backed 100% by Lee Charnley in the transfer market, after telling him that Papiss Cisse was an important player to Newcastle.

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John Carver – thanked Lee Charnley – for what?
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Newcastle Star Thanks Fans – We Have To Stay Together

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 · 21 Comments

Moussa Sissoko was our Man of the Match in Saturday’s disaster at the Etihad Stadium, and hopefully the 25 year-old French International is coming into some good form.

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Moussa Sissoko in action on Saturday
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