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

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Massive Increase In New Premier League TV Deal – Worth £4.4B

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 · 154 Comments

Dan Roan of BBC Sport is reporting that the Premier League is set to announce next Tuesday a massive new TV deal that he says will be £4.4B (€5.93B) ($6.7B).

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Mike Ashley – seems he’s delighted with the new deal – more money
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Premier League Including Newcastle Dominate TV Money

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 · 19 Comments

With the increased money being made by English Premier League clubs since the start of last season, the English Premier League completely dominates the top European Leagues, at least as far as the TV money it gets for the games being shown live around the world.

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Mike Ashley – Newcastle owner – no wonder he’s smiling
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Newcastle Could Have De Jong Starting At Palace

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 · 18 Comments

Siem de Jong could return to the match-day 18 for the game against Crystal Palace tonight and it’s likely he could start on the bench, although John Carver could surprise us all with starting Siem in the number 10 position.

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Siem de Jong – it will be great to have him back in the side
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Derek LLambias Bans Daily Record At Rangers

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 · 69 Comments

Well would you believe it,  but there are reports in Glasgow that Rangers have banned the Scottish paper, the Daily Record, from both Ibrox and Murray Park.

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Derek Llambias – Rangers CEO
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Newcastle Loan Ranger Must Toughen Up To Save Career

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 · 3 Comments

Haris Vuckic is finding out very quickly that it is tough playing football in Scotland’s second division – the Championship – where the football is a lot more physical in nature than in England, and it’s physical enough in the English Premier League.

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Haris Vuckic after scoring on Sunday
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