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

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Ferreyra – Newcastle Are One Of The Important English Clubs

Monday, August 4th, 2014 · 15 Comments

Newcastle’s new signing Facundo Ferreyra was pressed into action yesterday only hours after his loan signing was announced by the club, and he should see some playing time in our final two friendlies – at Huddersfield Town tomorrow night at then against Real Sociedad on Sunday at St. James’ Park.

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Facundo Ferreyra – made debut yesterday – cheer up its not that bad
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The Manager Wants Us To Attack And Keep Pushing On

Monday, August 4th, 2014 · 46 Comments

24 year-old Jack Colback has made a very solid start to his Newcastle career in this pre-season, and the Geordie lad who played 135 times with 5 goals for Sunderland, has had a lot of playing time in the center of midfield for Newcastle this summer.

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Jack Colback – has looked very solid for Newcastle
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Two Players Having Medicals – Deal For £7M Total Is Imminent

Monday, August 4th, 2014 · 47 Comments

The news coming through is that two Nottingham Forest players, 20 year-old central defender Jamaal Lascelles and 23 year-old goalkeeper Karl Darlow – are having their medicals at Newcastle and once they have both passed them (hopefully), Newcastle will announce their 8th and 9th signings of the summer.

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Karl Darlow – 20 year-old Nottingham Forest goalkeeper
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Aaron’s Great Goal – And He Meant It Too – Video

Monday, August 4th, 2014 · 268 Comments

It was a really good goal from Rolando Aarons yesterday and he told Alan Pardew he meant to score, and looking a few times at the video we believe him – he did mean to score.

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Peter Beardsley with Rolando Aarons
After Rolando signed his first professional contract earlier this year

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Newcastle Still Have More Transfer Targets This Summer

Monday, August 4th, 2014 · 23 Comments

There was news yesterday that Newcastle may be interested in bringing 21 year-old Sunderland striker Connor Whickham to Newcastle, but how accurate that story is we don’t know but it’s true the striker could be leaving Sunderland this summer, if he doesn’t sign a new deal at the Black Cats, with only one year left on his current four year contract.,

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Jamaal Lascelles – Nottingham Forest central defender
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