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

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His Conduct Has Been Impeccable – He’s Been Fantastic

Friday, December 19th, 2014 · 36 Comments

Former Sunderland Chairman Niall Quinn has tried to stir things up before the derby game on Sunday, when he criticized 25 year-old Jack Colback for joining Newcastle in the summer as a free agent, after the player had been at Sunderland since he was 10 years old.

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Jack Colback – in Newcastle colors
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Good News For Newcastle

Friday, December 19th, 2014 · 3 Comments

At his press conference today Alan Pardew had some good news – for a change – and he indicated that five players who had been doubtful for the big game against Sunderland on Sunday were in training today or would train tomorrow.

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Alan Pardew – five players should be fit
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Newcastle Legend – Alnwick Not Ready For This Test

Friday, December 19th, 2014 · 68 Comments

We had an article out yesterday that basically lay the responsibility (also known as blame) for our current  goalkeeper situation, with poor planning by Newcastle, and we feel sorry for young Jak Alnwick.

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Jak Alnwick at the end of the game Wednesday night
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Pardew Playing Dangerous Game – Newcastle Have 13 Injuries

Friday, December 19th, 2014 · 9 Comments

Newcastle are currently four injuries clear of Arsenal at the top of the Premier League injuries list, and we currently have a total of 13 injuries, and we’ve been top of that particular league almost all season.

What’s going on?

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Alan Pardew – willing to play players with knocks
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Mike Ashley Wields His Growing Influence At Rangers

Friday, December 19th, 2014 · 13 Comments

The plot thickens at Rangers,  as Mike Ashley confidante Derek Llambias, who was the Managing Director at Newcastle United from May 2008 until the summer of 2013, has been appointed the CEO of Rangers FC.

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Derek LLambias – at Glasgow Airport earlier this year
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