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

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We Weren’t Good Enough – The Better Side Won

Saturday, December 13th, 2014 · 11 Comments

Alan Pardew seemed to accept that Newcastle were well beaten by a better side today, as Arsenal won the game at the Emirates rather easily by 4-1,  after being 1-0 up at the half and 3-0 up at one point in the second half.

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Santi Cazorla scoring Arsenal’s second goal today
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We Missed Sissoko Today – I Have To Look At Team Selection Too

Saturday, December 13th, 2014 · 67 Comments

A dour looking Alan Pardew was interviewed immediately after the game on the NBC Sports Network over here in the US this afternoon.

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Alan Pardew – on the sidelines at Arsenal today
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Who Was Newcastle’s Best Player At Arsenal?

Saturday, December 13th, 2014 · 41 Comments

Let us know who you think Newcastle’s best player was in the 4-1 demolition at the Emirates today, for Newcastle’s second defeat in the last eleven games in all competitions.

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Olivier Giroud heads home Arsenal’s first goal today after 15 minutes – unchallenged
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Newcastle Shell Shocked By Gunners – Hammered 4-1

Saturday, December 13th, 2014 · 21 Comments

After conceding only four goals in our last nine games, Newcastle were hit for four in a 4-1 defeat at the Emirates today, with the lone goal coming from Ayoze Perez, and it’s the sixth loss in a row for Newcastle against Arsenal – and in short – Newcastle were no match for the Gunners today.

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Olivier Giroud after scoring against Newcastle today
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Coloccini, Cisse And Perez All Start At Arsenal

Saturday, December 13th, 2014 · 392 Comments

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Alan Pardew has just announced the Newcastle team for the Arsenal game,  and both Ayoze Perez and Papiss Cisse are in the starting line-up.
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