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

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Can Newcastle Beat Spurs In Capital One Cup?

Monday, December 15th, 2014 · 12 Comments

It’s a big opportunity for Newcastle United to reach the last four of the League Cup – the Capital One Cup – on Wednesday night at White Hart Lane, and the last couple of times we have played there we have managed to win the game.

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Moussa Sissoko – cheer up – will be back for Newcastle at Tottenham
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→ 12 CommentsTags: Capital One Cup · Injuries · League Cup · Newcastle News

We’ve Got To Analyse The Performance – Then Forget About It

Monday, December 15th, 2014 · 5 Comments

We have never been in the semi-final of any local Cup competition since we made the final of the FA Cup back in 19999, when Ruud Gullit was manager, but we were well beaten 2-0 by Manchester United.

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Alan Pardew on the sidelines on Saturday
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→ 5 CommentsTags: Capital One Cup · Coaching · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League

It’s Not Good News On Tim Krul And Rob Elliot

Monday, December 15th, 2014 · 4 Comments

Alan Pardew has surprisingly said today that he doesn’t expect Tim Krul or Rob Elliot back until mid-January and that’s at the earliest – so that’s not good news to be without your top two experienced goalkeepers for more than six weeks during the heaviest period of fixtures in the Premier League.

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Santi Cazorla scores late penalty to make it 4-1
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→ 4 CommentsTags: Coaching · Freddie Woodman · Jak Alnwick · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul

Newcastle Could Appeal Emergency Loan Decision

Sunday, December 14th, 2014 · 128 Comments

Newcastle’s initial overtures to the Premier League for an emergency goalkeeper last week were rejected out of hand, but the Mail are now reporting that Newcastle may go back and argue their case again.

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Jack Alnwick – no chance with this Giroud header
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→ 128 CommentsTags: Capital One Cup · FA Cup · Freddie Woodman · Jak Alnwick · Newcastle News · Premier League · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul

What Pardew Told Players After Game – He’s Spot On

Sunday, December 14th, 2014 · 29 Comments

It seems that Alan Pardew told his players after the game on Saturday what a lot of the reports of the game have pointed out – Newcastle players seemed to turn up at the Emirates on Saturday expecting to get a result.

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Alan Pardew – come on lads – wake up
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→ 29 CommentsTags: Capital One Cup · Mike Williamson · Newcastle News · Premier League · Press Conference