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

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What’s Happened To This Newcastle Defender?

Saturday, September 6th, 2014 · 83 Comments

Curtis Good is one of our promising young defenders who we brought in a couple of years ago from Melbourne Heart for around £400K, and he made his debut for Newcastle about a year ago against Morecambe in the League Cup, and after the first 20 minutes or so of that game he settled down well, and had a good game at center-back.

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Curtis Good in action on March 5th for Australia
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What’s Our Best Team For Southampton – Without de Jong?

Saturday, September 6th, 2014 · 107 Comments

Hopefully we will have both Cheick Tiote and Jack Colback fit for the next game at Southampton a week today, and we suppose Jack and Cheick would be our first choice central midfielders in the 4-2-3-1 formation.

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Cheick Tiote – should be fit for Saints game?
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Ambition Burns Brightly For This Revitalized Magpie

Saturday, September 6th, 2014 · 77 Comments

Mehdi Abeid’s career seemed to be over at Newcastle in January of last year,  when he was loaned out to St. Johnstone after playing only 5 games for Newcastle in the previous two seasons – and bigger clubs like those in the Championship didn’t come in for him,

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Mehdi Abeid in action at Gillingham
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The Reasons Why Newcastle Could Have A Difficult Season

Saturday, September 6th, 2014 · 13 Comments

The very last thing we want to see this season is for Newcastle to struggle for the second time in three years, and the season two years ago was bad enough, and we were even a little lucky to end up in 16th position and escape the drop – it was all too close for comfort.

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Newcastle have not replaced Loic Remy with similar striker
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Ashley May Buy Rangers But He Wont Sell Newcastle

Saturday, September 6th, 2014 · 14 Comments

Mike Ashley already owns some of Rangers football club, and the Newcastle owner seems to be investing more into Rangers all the time, and in the last day or two it’s been revealed that  Rangers Chief Executive, Charles Green, has already sold the naming rights to Ibrox to the English Billionaire – who is now worth around £3.5B in the latest Forbes Billionaire list.

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Mike Ashley – what’s his end game with Rangers?
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