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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 Players More Settled With A New Found Belief

Friday, August 15th, 2014 · 162 Comments

Last season at this time Newcastle started the season in the worst possible way, because not only did we know that Arsenal had bid for Yohan Cabaye, but Yohan refused to play when the side arrived at Manchester City, and a number of players – notably Cabaye’s best friend Mathieu Debuchy – just had terrible games at the Emirates Stadium as they were affected by the situation.

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Alan Pardew – directing traffic
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→ 162 CommentsTags: Coaching · Pre-Season · Premier League · Yohan Cabaye

Bad News – Good News For Newcastle

Friday, August 15th, 2014 · 16 Comments

Just when we had been getting our hopes up that both Siem de Jong and Cheick Tiote could be fit to play against Manchester City on Sunday, it’s not going to happen, as Alan Pardew in his press conference today said that both players would not be fit for the game.

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Siem de Jong with Jack Colback – Siem misses Sunday’s game
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→ 16 CommentsTags: Cheick Tiote · Davide Santon · Injuries · John Alder and Liam Sweeney · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Siem de Jong

How Will Newcastle Fare Against Manchester City – Poll

Friday, August 15th, 2014 · 311 Comments

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Newcastle manager Alan Pardew

The new season starts for Newcastle United on Sunday afternoon at home against Premier League Champions Manchester City. How do you think we will fare in our very first game of the new season?

How Will Newcastle Fare Against Manchester City?

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Newcastle Star Confident Of Being Fit For Sunday

Friday, August 15th, 2014 · 7 Comments

Siem de Jong seems to think he is going to be fit for the home game against Manchester City on Sunday, and since he got three goals for Ajax against them in two games in the Champions League last season, he is hoping he can get a goal on Sunday.

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Siem de Jong – fit for Sunday?
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→ 7 CommentsTags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Pre-Season · Premier League · Siem de Jong

Former Newcastle Star Upbeat On Summer Transfers

Friday, August 15th, 2014 · 9 Comments

Newcastle have signed nine good players so far this season, and even the most negative of Newcastle United fans would have to admit the club have done well in this summer’s transfer window.

Well maybe not. 😀

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John Beresford – former Newcastle left back
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→ 9 CommentsTags: Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target