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

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Loic Remy Cleared Of All Rape Charges

Friday, February 14th, 2014 · 16 Comments

There’s news coming in that Newcastle’s on-loan striker Loic Remy will face no further action, after being arrested last year on a rape charge with two other men.

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Loic Remy – cleared of rape charge
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→ 16 CommentsTags: Loan Moves · Loic Remy · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

This Striker Still Has Lots To Prove At Newcastle

Friday, February 14th, 2014 · 128 Comments

Newcastle will not make a decision on whether to sign Luuk de Jong permanently until the end of the season, and come September there’s even a possibility that all four strikers currently at the club – Luuk, Shola Ameobi, Papiss Cisse and Loic Remy – will have left the club.

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Luuk de Jong in action against Chelsea
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→ 128 CommentsTags: Coaching · Loan Moves · Luuk de Jong · Newcastle News

Alan Pardew’s Unwanted Record At Newcastle

Friday, February 14th, 2014 · 18 Comments

With 12 games still to play this season, it’s difficult to know how Newcastle will perform before our last game at Liverpool on Sunday, May 11th.

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Alan Pardew – unfortunate records at Newcastle
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→ 18 CommentsTags: Coaching · FA Cup · League Cup · Newcastle News · Premier League

Newcastle Lacking Leadership On And Off The Field

Friday, February 14th, 2014 · 15 Comments

At least one person is showing some leadership at Newcastle at the moment, and it’s Mike Williamson who has faced the fury of Newcastle fans head on, and apologized for the disgraceful exhibition at St. James’ Park on Wednesday night, when we were again humiliated – this time 4-0 by a decent Tottenham side.

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Mike Williamson in action on Wednesday night
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→ 15 CommentsTags: Coaching · Fabricio Coloccini · Mike Williamson · Premier League

It’s Stand Up And Be Counted Time At Newcastle

Friday, February 14th, 2014 · 8 Comments

Newcastle won seven of nine league games and now we have lost six of the last eight league games, so we suppose we cannot say that Newcastle have gained any consistency yet this season.

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Alan Pardew – must get team back on track
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→ 8 CommentsTags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Premier League