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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 Defender’s Late Error Sends Holland To Defeat

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 · 39 Comments

Unfortunately in tonight International in Prague, Newcastle’s right back Daryl Janmaat made a terrible error in added time in the game between Holland and the Czech Republic in their Group A qualifier for Euro 2016.

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Vaclav Pilar celebrates after scoring unlikely winner in added time
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A ¨Whoops¨ Moment For Mike Ashley’s Company

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 · 19 Comments

A report in the Sun today that Sports Direct have issued new NUFC schoolbags for the new school term in black and white colors, and with Newcastle United written on them, along with the Newcastle United crest.

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NUFC schoolbags – whats Fulham doing there?
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Good News For Newcastle – For A Change

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 · 147 Comments

It’s great to see Ryan Taylor back in full training with Newcastle United, and he has announced he’s back on his Twitter account.

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Ryan Taylor – in training early last year
Before he picked up his second ACL injury 🙁

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It’s A Wonderful Moment In My Personal Career

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 · 23 Comments

Ayoze Perez has been impressive since arriving from Tenerife in the summer,  and we were really pleased when the 21 year-old picked up his first cap for the Spanish U21 side last Thursday night, when he came on as a sub in the 1-0 win over Hungary.

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Ayoze Perez – at Sheffield Wednesday in pre-season
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Every Week Is An Opportunity – We Can Beat Anyone

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 · 67 Comments

Mike Williamson scored his very first goal for Newcastle United against Crystal Palace a week last Saturday, and when a long duck like that is broken, usually what happens is that he’ll score again fairly quickly.

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Get in – Mike Williamson scores first goal ever for Magpies against Palace
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