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

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This Excellent Player Would Fill The Gap Left By Yohan Cabaye

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 · 98 Comments

With Yohan Cabaye struggling in Paris with PSG, and apparently not too happy he is not getting enough first team games, the news out of France is that he would be available in January,  either on a loan deal or less likely – on a permanent deal.

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Clement Grenier – would fill the gap left by Yohan Cabaye
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There’s A New Kind Of Pressure On Newcastle Manager

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 · 11 Comments

With so many Newcastle players in top form at the moment,  the problem for manager Alan Pardew is who to leave out for the trip to West Brom on Sunday, when we have a chance to get our 5th win on the trot.

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Ayoze Perez – after scoring on Saturday against Liverpool
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This Player’s Star On The Rise At Newcastle

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Mehdi Abeid has played really well for Newcastle in our last couple of games, and expect the Algerian to start in defensive midfield on Sunday at West Brom, although we don’t know what the status of Cheick Tiote is at the moment.

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Mehdi Abeid – in action against Liverpool
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This Is How To Get Back Into The First Team

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 · 77 Comments

Steven Taylor has always been a  good professional, and he’s showing that right now with some very good performance in central defense alongside Fab Coloccini, as Newcastle are starting to turn their season around.

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Steven Taylor and Jack Colback after win at Spurs
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Not Everybody Is Happy At Newcastle

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 · 6 Comments

In the games at home to Leicester City and at Tottenham Hotpsur, when Cheick Tiote was missing from the squad, Vurnon Anita deputized,  but both times he was yanked at half time, and Newcastle went onto win both games with goals in the second half.

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Vurnon Anita – in action at Tottenham in first half
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