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

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Newcastle Reported After Danish International Striker

Monday, August 25th, 2014 · 180 Comments

There was a report in the Sunday People yesterday that Newcastle are tracking former Cardiff City striker Andreas Cornelius, well to be more accurate Newcastle Chief Scout Graham Carr has been seen supposedly scouting the player in Denmark.

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Andreas Cornelius – Newcastle interested?
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Newcastle Creating Many Chances – That’s Good

Monday, August 25th, 2014 · 25 Comments

We had made the point after the 0-0 draw at Aston Villa on Saturday, that Newcastle were creating quite a few chances in our first two games, and our weakness was that we just couldn’t take any of those chances, but a team is in much better shape when they are creating chances.

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Fab Coloccini – in action on Saturday at Villa Park
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Very Difficult For Magpies To Get Another Striker In

Monday, August 25th, 2014 · 27 Comments

After Director of Football Joe Kinnear failed miserably to make any permanent signings in the last two transfer windows, Lee Charnley as our new Director of Football since April,  has shown some great fortitude and drive in getting nine players through the door, and getting the vast majority of them in early during the summer.

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Lee Charnley on left – has done well in first transfer window
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Newcastle Must Unload These Four Players This Week

Monday, August 25th, 2014 · 21 Comments

While Alan Pardew is still hoping to bring in one or two players before the summer transfer window closes next Monday night, Newcastle still have some players they need to move out.

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Ben Arfa – flying no more at Newcastle
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Sunderland Owner Ellis Short Challenges Mike Ashley

Monday, August 25th, 2014 · 15 Comments

In the ALS ice bucket challenge, Sunderland AFC owner Ellis Short has challenged Newcastle owner Mike Ashley, manager Alan Pardew and Jack Colback, the former Sunderland player.

Now the big question is whether we will ever see the reclusive Mike Ashley take this challenge on video for charity?

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