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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 Youngster To Play At Least Eight Key Games

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Alan Pardew and Newcastle have no other choice but to rely on the untested Jak Alnwick for at least the next six games through Thursday January 1st – and then we have an FA Cup 3rd round tie to squeeze in at Leicester before Monday,  January 6th – and then we play at Chelsea on 10th January. 🙁

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Jak Alnwick – during the game against Chelsea
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I’m Happy For The Fans – We Played Like A Team

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 · 53 Comments

Fabricio Coloccini is a doubt for the game at Arsenal on Saturday, with some kind of muscle injury, so we are hoping the captain will be fit for the game, after playing near his top form for us against Chelsea on Saturday.

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Great shot of Fab Coloccini at final whistle on Saturday
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Can Newcastle Beat Arsenal On Saturday – Poll

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Arsenal had a fairly easy 4-1 at Galatasaray last night in the Champions League, for which they had already qualified for the play-off rounds.

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Arsene Wenger at Galatasaray last night
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He’s Coming Soon – We’re Waiting For Him

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 · 7 Comments

Jonas Gutierrez should be back on Tyneside soon, very soon, and he will try to get his football career on track, after successfully fighting testicular cancer over the last 18 months or so.

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A recent photo of Jonas Gutierrez taken last month
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I Have Absolutely No Worries About This Youngster

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014 · 105 Comments

Jak Alnwick will make his first start for Newcastle at Arsenal on Saturday, and it looks like he will play at least six first team games for his home town club, that takes us to January 1st when we play Burnley at home.

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Jak Alnwick on Saturday – confident young man
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