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

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This Is What Joe Kinnear Needs To Understand – Quickly

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 · 43 Comments

One of the things you learn in business is to under promise and then over deliver, and that always keeps customers happy – a simple example of that is when you buy something, and they say it will take four days to arrive and it arrives after just two days, and you are impressed.

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Joe Kinnear next to Ashley Saturday – was that the 3rd goal just conceded?
That’s Graham Carr on the left
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Newcastle Need To Sign This Striker In January

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 · 33 Comments

It’s understood that Newcastle will have the first chance to sign Loic Remy next summer, for whatever the price is – £8M or €8M (£6.8M) – take your choice.

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Loic Remy – sign him up as soon as possible
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Newcastle After Portuguese League Center-Back

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 · 157 Comments

Newcastle United are reported to be interested in 20-year-old Cape Verde defender Pecks, who has also attracted the interest of both Manchester City and Tottenham.


Cape Verdi born Pecks – looks older than 20 – he must worry a lot
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What’s Your Team For Tomorrow Night?

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 · 19 Comments

It’s an important game tomorrow night in the Capital One Cup against former European Cup semi-finalists Leeds United, and it’s one that Alan Pardew will be looking to win, after Saturday’s disastrous result against Hull, and not a very good performance either.

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Mike Williamson – likely to start tomorrow night
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Newcastle Have Concerns About Top Midfielder

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 · 7 Comments

As we mentioned yesterday, Yohan Cabaye has had a number of groin injuries since he arrived at Newcastle just over two years ago from Lille, and then in November of last year the Frenchman had a double operation on his groin,  and it was hoped that would finally clear up the problem.

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Yohan Cabaye – concerns about groin injury
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Newcastle Interested In The New Gareth Bale

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 · 12 Comments

Newcastle United would like to bring in more English players to strengthen their squad, but with Mike Ashley tough control of the purse strings, and English players always costing more than those on the continent, it could be difficult for Newcastle to get many English players at the club in the next year or so.

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Sam Byram – talented 20 year-old right back
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