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

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Newcastle Star Returns Victorious But Injured

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 · 13 Comments

The Ivory Coast drew with Ghana 0-0 after extra time in the African Cup of Nations final on Sunday, and eventually won 9-8 on penalties after extra time.

And that was the first time the Ivory Coast have won the tournament since back in 1992, when they beat Senegal 11-10 on penalties – again after extra time – with no goals being scored in 120 minutes of play.

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Yaya Toure with African Cup of Nations
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Revealed – How Pardew Dealt With Extreme Newcastle Pressure

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 · 9 Comments

We are fairly sure that John Carver wants to link up with Alan Pardew soon, maybe even in the summer if  John Carver doesn’t get the Newcastle head coach job permanently.

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Carver and Pardew after 1-0 defeat at Stoke
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Alan Pardew Could Cause An International Incident

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 · 13 Comments

Maybe we are missing something, and in truth we quite liked Alan Pardew and the way he prepared Newcastle for a big game, like against Chelsea for example, but the way John Carver has described Alan Pardew’s management and coaching skills at Newcastle this week seems unreal.

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Two former Newcastle managers – Allardyce and Pardew – earlier this season
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Carver Mistaken On “Pardew’s Fantastic Legacy”

Monday, February 9th, 2015 · 83 Comments

In his press conference today John Carver paid compliment after compliment to Alan Pardew, although the Londoner’s record at Newcastle wasn’t all that good, and in 185 games he managed Newcastle, he won only 71 games which is a win rate of only 38.4%.

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John Carver and Alan Pardew at Newcastle
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Can Newcastle Beat Pardew’s Palace?

Monday, February 9th, 2015 · 9 Comments

Newcastle will meet Alan Pardew’s new club Crystal Palace,  for the first time since he walked out of the club in late December.

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Alan Pardew – former Newcastle manager
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