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

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Maybe Now I Have To Buy A New Spider-Man Mask

Thursday, January 15th, 2015 · 14 Comments

Jonas Gutierrez is slowly but surely getting back to top fitness at Newcastle, and while he says he’s still not 100% fit yet – he’s getting there – and the Argentine International thinks he’s improved in every game he’s played so far in his comeback, and he scored a good goal on Monday afternoon for the U21 side against Bolton.

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Jonas Gutierrez – on comeback trail
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Newcastle Head Coach Position A Two Man Race?

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 · 111 Comments

Remi Garde and John Carver are clearly the two favorites for the Newcastle head coach position with Remi Garde at 5/4 and Carver at 2-1 on SkyBet.

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Remi Garde – continues as the favorite
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FIFA Are Misinterpreting Their Own Rules On Ben Arfa

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 · 118 Comments

The news today is that Ben Arfa’s one game for the Newcastle U21 side this season, means that he played one game officially for Newcastle this season, and since players are only allowed to play for two clubs in a season, he cannot play for the French side Nice.

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Newcastle Officially Well On Top Of PL Injury League

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 · 152 Comments

The Injury League website has reported today that Newcastle remain well on top of the injury league for the Premier League for this season so far, with Manchester  United in second place, Arsenal 3rd and Everton in 4th place.

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Siem de Jong – been out since September with torn thigh muscle
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Newcastle Need To Decide Future Of This Full-Back Soon

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 · 16 Comments

Davide Santon has been out eight months with two different injuries – he was out for a couple of months with a hamstring injury, and then he had problems with his knee and he’s been out for six months with that –  and the Italian now is focused on getting his left-back position back at Newcastle.

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Davide Santon – fit again – at last
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