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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 Are A Fantastic Club – I’m Very Flattered – But …..

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 · 13 Comments

It’s not surprising that some coaches are saying they do not want to become Newcastle’s new head coach and it usually means it’s those coaches who have not made the short list and haven’t been interviewed.

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Paul Clement seems to  withdraw from Newcastle head coach race
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Red Devils Want Newcastle Striker In January

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 · 347 Comments

There’s a report in the Star today that Manchester United are considering a January move for 21 year-old Newcastle striker Ayoze Perez.

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Ayoze Perez in action last Saturday
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Newcastle Star Could Leave In Swap Deal This Month

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 · 19 Comments

There is news coming out of several Italian news outlets,  that AC Milan are keen to take Davide Santon from Newcastle, and they are said to be willing to offer 20 year-old French winger M’Baye Niang in part exchange.

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Davide Santon – could he leave this month?
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Carver Getting More Support – Odds Are Shortening

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 · 14 Comments

There seems to be some support (money) coming in on John Carver getting the job at Newcastle, and he’s gone from 6-1 to 12/5 on SkyBet today, although Frenchman Remi Garde is still the favorite at 4/5 odds on.

The Newcastle caretaker head coach, John Carver, applauds the away fans

John Carver – now 12/5 – second favorite
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Yanga-Mbiwa Could Return To Newcastle

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 · 12 Comments

Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa seemed to start his loan spell at Roma in great style and it looked almost certain that Roma would make the deal permanent this month – but that may not happen.

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Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa – may get second chance at Newcastle?
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