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

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Ashley’s Plan Not Working At Newcastle – Is There A Plan B?

Sunday, February 9th, 2014 · 30 Comments

Mike Ashley had a five year plan when he bought Newcastle in the summer of 2007, and even after a relegation from the Premier League for the first time, when we arrived in the summer of 2012 and five years after Mike bought the club, we finished 5th and were back in Europe for the first time since 2006.

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Mike Ashley – his plan is simply not working for Newcastle
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Newcastle Target Up For Sale This Summer

Sunday, February 9th, 2014 · 32 Comments

Newcastle have been interested in signing Ghana International winger Andre Ayew for over a year now, and news today that his club Marseilles are ready to sell the player in the summer.

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Andre Ayew – for sale in the summer
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Mourinho – Pardew One Of Premier League’s Best Managers

Sunday, February 9th, 2014 · 71 Comments

The TV cameras showed Jose Mourinho and Alan Pardew embracing each other – like long-lost brothers – before they walked out of the tunnel together chatting away excitedly – and it seems it’s a case of a mutual admiration society two.

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Alan Pardew – one of England’s best managers
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It’s Official – Newcastle The Lowest Spenders In Premier League

Saturday, February 8th, 2014 · 18 Comments

The web-site has done some studies on the spending in the transfer market of Premier League clubs over the last five years, and it makes for some interesting reading.

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Mike Ashley – Newcastle owner
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Pardew Bemoans Another injury – We’ll Be OK In Final 13 Games

Saturday, February 8th, 2014 · 292 Comments

Newcastle were easily beaten again today, this time 3-0 at Chelsea, but Alan Pardew has talked after the game about all the injuries we have at the moment to players like Coloccini, Tiote, Gouffran, and of course Loic Remy is suspended and Yohan Cabaye is gone.

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Alan Pardew – we’ll be OK for Aston Villa game
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