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

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Bobby Robson – This Is What A Football Club Is All About – Video

Monday, July 1st, 2013 · 21 Comments

Here is just the video we all need at the moment, and it’s been created by one of our readers, Bev Crichton – it’s silent but gripping – and the words you see are about what a football club is all about – and they come from – who else but the great Bobby Robson – he’s actually describing Newcastle United.

Maybe Mike Ashley should take a look at this.

Compliments To Bev for a terrific and emotional video.

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Newcastle To Lodge Improved Bid For Top Striker Target

Monday, July 1st, 2013 · 32 Comments

Joe Kinnear wants to move quickly for Newcastle’s transfer targets, and it looks like Joe is trying to persuade owner Mike Ashley to put in an improved bid for St. Etienne striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

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Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang – Newcastle will increase their bid?
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Cardiff City Agree Price For Newcastle Target

Monday, July 1st, 2013 · 43 Comments

With most clubs starting their pre-season training this week, it seems that the transfer market is heating up a bit, and news late yesterday that Cardiff City have bid £8M for Blackpool winger Tom Ince, and that offer has been accepted by Blackpool.

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Tom Ince – reported fee of £8M agreed by Cardiff
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Newcastle Target Buys Out Contract – Magpies In For Him?

Sunday, June 30th, 2013 · 110 Comments

Newcastle were reported to have put a bid in for French defensive midfielder Willaim Vainqueur, on the last day of the January transfer window.

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William Vainqueur – free agent
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So Sad To See Loyal Fans Returning Their Season Tickets

Sunday, June 30th, 2013 · 80 Comments

We read the news story in the Chronicle today about Tom Ireland of South Shields, who has had enough of Newcastle’s many missteps under Mike Ashley, in particular the return of Joe Kinnear to the club, and Tom wants his money back on his season ticket, although he’s been told he has to wait until mid-way through next season to get a refund.

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Tom Ireland – has had enough after 56 years of loyal support
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This Man City Striker Could Be Good Buy For Newcastle

Sunday, June 30th, 2013 · 121 Comments

I had breakfast this morning with my son Neil, and of course we talked about possible striker targets this summer for Newcastle, and Neil brought up Manchester City striker John Guidetti – who had done very well out on loan at Feyenoord the season before last – but he seemed to have disappeared last season, when he stayed at Manchester City.

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John Guidetti – while on loan at Feyenoord
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