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

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Arsenal Hit With Injuries To Defenders For Newcastle Game

Thursday, December 11th, 2014 · 2 Comments

One advantage Newcastle have over teams like Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City and Tottenham this season, is that we do not have mid-week games in Europe, which can bring injuries to players, and are a test of the squads at those big clubs.

Laurent Koscielny

Laurent Koscielny – likely to miss Newcastle game
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Newcastle Linked With Winger In French League

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 · 112 Comments

24 year-old Marseilles Ghanaian winger Andre Ayew will become a free agent in the summer, and in these types of situations clubs can move in  during the January to try to sign him for only a nominal fee.

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24 year-old Andre Ayew – Marseilles and Ghana winger
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Newcastle Scouts Impressed With Striker Target’s Performance

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 · 19 Comments

The 20-year-old Anderlecht striker Aleksandar Mitrovic was watched by Newcastle scouts on Tuesday night in the 1-1 draw at Borussia Dortmund.

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20 year-old Anderlecht striker Aleksandar Mitrovic
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Latest Injury Report For Newcastle

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 · 36 Comments

According to Physioroom.com Newcastle are still at the top of the injury league and have 10 injured players , and while the Physioroom is not always accurate on the return date – neither are Newcastle come to think of it.

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Siem de Jong – back in four weeks
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Newcastle Have Players Untested At Highest Level

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 · 19 Comments

Rob Elliot is out injured until at least early January, although it would be good news if his thigh injury is not as bad as first thought, and that the 28 year-old could return towards the end of this month – during the heavy December schedule of games.

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Rob Elliot – ouch – feels his thigh as he walks off at half time
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