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

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New Sunderland Manager A Good Appointment – Short Term

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 · 83 Comments

It was a surprise when Paolo De Canio was appointed as the new Sunderland manager yesterday – but there again it was a surprise when Martin O’Neill was fired on Saturday night – and it seems the club already had Paolo lined up after he resigned his position at Swindon Town in mid February, over what he called broken promises.

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Paolo De Canio – new Sunderland manager
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Krul And Santon In Squad – Haidara and Tiote Miss Out

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 · 37 Comments

Fit again Tim Krul and Davide Santon are in the squad that jetted off to Lisbon today – but a little surprisingly, Cheick Tiote and Massadio Haidara did not make the squad.

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Cheick Tiote – didn’t make the trip
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Newcastle University Now Sports Direct.com University

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 · 146 Comments

Taking advantage of April Fools Day,  Newcastle University students on Sunday night changed the name of the University to Sport Direct.com University. Well would you believe it.

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The new signs at Newcastle University
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Note To Loic Remy – You’ve Had Your Chance To Join Newcastle

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 · 28 Comments

With QPR being beaten 3-2 at Craven Cottage last night, it’s now looking a bit of a long shot that they can survive the drop, even though their owner Tony Fernandes has spent embarrassing amounts of money over the last 18 months or so – in an attempt to keep the London club in the Premier League.

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Loic Remy – in French colors
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Striker Still Scoring Goals – Even With Poor Service

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 · 14 Comments

Papiss Cisse was the hero in the last leg of the Europa League tie against Russian side Anzhi, when he scored the only goal of the tie, three minutes into stoppage time, at St. James’ Park – and the Newcastle crowd went wild.

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Cisse and Steven TaylorPapiss had just scored late winner against Anzhi
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Newcastle Owe Traveling Fans – After Manchester Shocker

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 · 7 Comments

If Newcastle are going to stand any chance of reaching the semi-finals of the Europa League – and also picking up enough points to avoid the drop in the Premier League, the side will have to play so much better than we did on Saturday at Manchester City – where we were simply torn to shreds by a much superior team.

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Alan Pardew – owes fans after terrible performance last time out
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