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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 United Becoming A Very Good Takeover Target

Thursday, February 12th, 2015 · 91 Comments

News yesterday that the English Premier League has sold TV rights to its games for a record £5.14B ($7.9B), which is 71% above the current deal of £3B, which runs through June of next year.

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Mike Ashley – Newcastle owner
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If You Don’t Go For The Win – You Don’t Get The 3 Points

Thursday, February 12th, 2015 · 23 Comments

It’s hard to fault John Carver for the enthusiasm he is showing in taking over the head coach job temporarily until the summer, but results are what are important and wins are what will propel Newcastle up the league table.

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A great goal by Papiss Cisse brilliantly set up by Daryl Janmaat
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Alan Pardew’s Comments Worry Newcastle Fans

Thursday, February 12th, 2015 · 156 Comments

If we didn’t know before last night’s game that Alan Pardew and John Carver have a mutual admiration  society going, then we do now, after the comments each manager made before the game last night.

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Alan Pardew and John Carver before the game last night
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An Inquiry To Be Launched After Palace Draw

Thursday, February 12th, 2015 · 6 Comments

After Papiss Cisse scored for Newcastle last night and the players were celebrating some coins were thrown at the Newcastle players, and one hit captain Fabricio Coloccini in the head.

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Coloccini pointing to what just hit him after we scored
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Top Players Now Willing To Join Newcastle United

Thursday, February 12th, 2015 · 6 Comments

One of the outcomes of the just announced massive new three year deal for the TV rights to the Premier League,  is that more players will want to play in England, and one big reason for that is the big money available and of course the agents will be rubbing their hands at all the money they will be able to make from the summer of next year when the new deal kicks in.

The old TV deal was also a draw for top players, but it will be even more so now.

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Max Kruse – proud to be associated with Newcastle
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