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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 Target One More Striker – That’s It

Friday, August 8th, 2014 · 24 Comments

There is news in the Journal today that Newcastle’s transfer goal is now to bring in one more player in this summer – a striker – but there will be no defenders brought in unless a defender moves out.

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Loic Remy – on loan last season at Newcastle
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Manager Looks Forward To Final Friendly In Tough Pre-Season

Friday, August 8th, 2014 · 97 Comments

After a rather hectic pre-season this summer, Newcastle complete their preparations for the start of the Premier League with their first and only home game of pre-season, when we take on Real Sociedad on Sunday at 1:30 pm.

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Alan Pardew – it’s about getting ready for first league game
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Newcastle To Pay Tribute To John Alder And Liam Sweeney

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 · 206 Comments

Newcastle United has just announced  plans to commemorate the lives of its two supporters John Alder and Liam Sweeney, who were tragically killed on flight MH17 on 17th July, when the two lads were on their way to support Newcastle United in New Zealand.

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John Alder and Liam Sweeney
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Newcastle Make Move For Marseilles’ Ghanaian Winger

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 · 98 Comments

There’s a report in L’Equipe today that Newcastle have put in a bid for Marseille winger André Ayew, who played well for Ghana in the World Cup in Brazil over the summer.

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André Ayew – Marseilles’ Ghanaian International winger
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Remy Cabella And Ayoze Perez Told Not To Dive

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 · 11 Comments

There’s a good report in the Chronicle today that says that Alan Pardew has already had a word with a couple of our new signings – Remy Cabella and Ayoze Perez – and told them not to dive as much as they did when they were playing in their local leagues last season.

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Cabella in action at Huddersfield
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