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

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Which Of These Four Strikers Will Newcastle Sign This Summer?

Sunday, February 15th, 2015 · 14 Comments

Newcastle cannot wait any longer and must bring in an accomplished top striker this summer, and we should really have done that last summer.

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23 year-old Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette [

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Academy Graduate Could Stay At Home Town Club

Sunday, February 15th, 2015 · 98 Comments

Chronicle Live is reporting today that Sammy Ameobi could be set to get a new contract at Newcastle, with his current deal running out in the summer.

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Sammy Ameobi after scoring at White Hart Lane
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Rangers CEO LLambias Attacked Again In Glasgow Bar

Sunday, February 15th, 2015 · 26 Comments

Alan Oliver, the former Evening Chronicle sports journalist is reporting in the Sunday People today that Derek LLambias, the former Newcastle United Managing Director,  was attacked last week in a Glasgow bar, by what is thought to be a Rangers supporter.

The proposed identity of the attacker would be a good assumption.

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Derek Llambias – attacked in Glasgow bar for second time
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Newcastle Again Linked With Up-And-Coming Striker

Sunday, February 15th, 2015 · 22 Comments

There were Portuguese media reports in January that Newcastle were interested in Sporting Lisbon’s 23 year-old winger/striker Andre Carrillo.

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Sporting Lisbon 23 year-old winger/striker Andre Carrillo
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Mourinho Protege Could Be Dark Horse For Head Coach Position

Saturday, February 14th, 2015 · 39 Comments

41 year-old former Spanish International center-back Aitor Kranaka was signed on as the head coach at Middlesbrough on 13th November of 2013,  after just completing three years as the Assistant Manager at Real Madrid with Jose Mourinho.

Carlo Ancelotti was appointed the new head coach in the summer of that year,and brought his own coaching staff.

Aitor Kranaka with Jose Mouinho at Real Madrid

Aitor Kranaka with Mourinho at Real Madrid
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