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

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These Were Newcastle’s Best Four Players At Palace

Thursday, February 12th, 2015 · 15 Comments

We did get some good performances from some Newcastle players on Wednesday night at Crystal Palace in the 1-1 draw, but once Newcastle went  ahead with an excellent Papiss Cisse goal after 42 minutes, Palace showed more enterprise, determination, urgency  and effort, and in the end we were hanging on for the point after Campbell Fraizer scored on 72 minutes to equalize.

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Daryl Janmaat challenged by Marouane Chamakh
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Newcastle Make Contract Offer To Marseilles Winger

Thursday, February 12th, 2015 · 13 Comments

French radio station RMC is reporting that Liverpool, Everton and Newcastle have made contract offers to Ghanaian winger/striker Andre Ayew.

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Andre Ayew – plenty off offers
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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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