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

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Magpies Must Keep A Lid On This Festering Situation

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 · 22 Comments

Ben Arfa has not trained with the first team during this pre-season, and his days seem to be numbered at Newcastle.

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Alan Pardew – fell out with Ben Arfa
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Newcastle Acquisition Looks Like A Winner

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 · 21 Comments

Remy Cabella finally joined Newcastle from Montpellier for around £8M this summer, and that was in spite of Montpellier Chairman Louis Nicollin, who did his very best to persuade his best player not to join the Magpies.

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Remy Cabella – could become great signing for Newcastle
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Newcastle May Have To Sell Before They Can Buy Again

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 · 22 Comments

Ben Arfa, Jonas Gutierrez and Sylvain Marveaux have no future at Newcastle, and that was evident at the end of last season, and it’s been obvious in the pre-season – just in case anybody – like even the players themselves – had any doubt.s about it.

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Ben Arfa – in action against Everton last season
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→ 22 CommentsTags: Contracts · Hatem Ben Arfa · Jonas Gutierrez · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

A Strange Move By Mike Ashley

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 · 64 Comments

There was news in the local papers last night that assistant manager John Carver, first team coach Steve Stone and goalkeeping coach Andy Woodman were informed on Saturday that a new system would be implemented and they now will not get any free family tickets.

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Mike Ashley – another strange decision
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Top Newcastle Midfielder Could Leave This Summer – Video

Monday, August 11th, 2014 · 215 Comments

There’s news in the Chronicle today that Cheick Tiote may leave Newcastle before the end of this transfer window.

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Cheick Tiote – in action in pre-season
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