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

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Head Coach Pursuit Stalls – Newcastle Off To Dubai

Thursday, January 15th, 2015 · 24 Comments

Caretaker manager John Carver will take the first team squad to Dubai in the Middle East next week – after the Southampton game on Saturday – for a warm-weather training camp – that was arranged by former manager Alan Pardew before he left the club for Crystal Palace.

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Dubai from the air
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Newcastle’s Argentine Transfer Target Made Available

Thursday, January 15th, 2015 · 19 Comments

Newcastle and Tottenham have been linked with Palermo’s Argentine center-back Ezequiel Munoz, whose contract runs out in June, and it seems that the 24 year-old will not sign a new contract with his club, and will therefore be available as a free transfer in the summer.

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Ezequiel Munoz – 24 year-old Argentine center-back
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Southampton’s Top Three Players Injured – Miss Newcastle Game

Thursday, January 15th, 2015 · 14 Comments

We watched Southampton’s 1-0 win at Ipswich Town in the FA Cup third round replay last night, with the winning goal coming from Shane Long, and Victor Wanyama  had to leave the game late in the first half with a hamstring problem, and he will certainly not play at St. James’ Park on Saturday.

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Morgan Schneiderlin – already injured
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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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