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

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Manchester City 0 Newcastle 2 – Full Match Report

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 · 11 Comments

In what was one of Newcastle’s best results for a long long time – and not a bad performance either – Newcastle shocked the mega-rich Manchester City side with an inexperienced team made up of a mixture of experienced and younger (local) players – but our lads’ sheer will to win was there for all to see tonight – and their desire was the main reason Newcastle won the game tonight – against all the odds.

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Rolando Aarons scores great goal after 6 minutes – put through by Ryan Taylor
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Magnificent Magpies Shock League Cup Holders – Win 2-0

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 · 82 Comments

This was the first time Newcastle had beaten Manchester City for nine years and the win broke a string of 11 consecutive loses.

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Ryan Taylor – showed all his experience tonight
Incredible late goal line clearance and he set up first goal

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Ryan Taylor, Aarons, Armstrong And Abeid All Start

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 · 321 Comments

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Alan Pardew has just announced the side to play Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium tonight and Rolando Aarons and Adam Armstrong both start the game and there are seven changes from the side that started against Spurs on Sunday. 🙁

The good news is that Ryan Taylor is also back, and makes his first start for Newcastle for 26 months – a huge achievement for the 30 year-old Liverpudlian – and we’re sure the 3000 Geordie fans there tonight will give him an ovation.

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Player Admits To Huge Difficulties At Newcastle

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 · 75 Comments

Remy Cabella is finding it very hard to adjust to the English way of playing football – and we can all see that – but the Frenchman just needs to keep his head down and he will hopefully come through what has been a difficult period of adjustment for the 24 year-old.

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Remy Cabella challenges Danny Rose on Sunday
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Newcastle Captain – It’s Our Dream To Win A Trophy

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 · 59 Comments

Fabricio Coloccini joined Newcastle United in August, 2008 from Deportivo for around £10.5M, and since that time he has played 222 times for Newcastle with 5 goals, and has been captain for the last three years.

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Fab Coloccini – dream to win a trophy
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