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

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Ryan Taylor Comeback Interview – Video

Friday, October 3rd, 2014 · 13 Comments

Ryan Taylor has done really great in getting back to where he is now, after two years of misery, after he has sustained two serious ACL knee injuries.

As Ryan says, it’s difficult to come back and some days he’s been down – so why not send Ryan a message of support to his Twitter account – we could see him back in the first team fairly soon, although no risks will be taken with the popular Liverpudlian.

But make no mistake, Ryan has shown tremendous courage and guts over the last couple of years – there’s no doubt about that.

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What’s Newcastle’s Best Team For Swansea?

Friday, October 3rd, 2014 · 13 Comments

Alan Pardew said yesterday that he would make a couple of changes from the team that lost 1-0 at Stoke last Monday night for tomorrows game at Swansea.

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Gabby Obertan at Gillingham – could get start tomorrow
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Top Striker Returns – I Need To Score A Lot Of Goals

Friday, October 3rd, 2014 · 117 Comments

Papiss Cisse has been interviewed on the Newcastle website today,  and the Senegal striker seems full of confidence and says he’s now fully fit and raring to go.

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Papiss Cisse assaulted by Gouffran after scoring first goal against Hull
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Ashley Should Signal Truce And Lift Media Ban Immediately

Friday, October 3rd, 2014 · 6 Comments

There was news in the Chronicle yesterday that Mike Ashley may fly in PR consultant Keith Bishop to help manager Alan Pardew navigate through the current situation at Newcastle United, as the team tries to pick up points this season in the league.

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Lee Charnley and Mike Ashley last Monday
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When Will Newcastle’s Nightmare End?

Friday, October 3rd, 2014 · 12 Comments

Since Boxing Day of last year Newcastle have played 27 league games – won five and drawn four, and lost a massive 18 – and at any other Premier League club the manager would have been fired, but not at Newcastle.

To put this into perspective over a 38 game Premier League season that would be 27 points and certain relegation.

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Mike Ashley – stubborn Newcastle owner
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