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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 1-0 Up At Half Time – Great Goal From Riviere – Video

Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 · 133 Comments

Here’s the goal after 18 minutes that had Newcastle leading 1-0 at half time against Schalke 04 this afternoon, with some great work on the left wing from 18 year-old Rolando Aarons, and just a superb header from Riviere and so far it’s a much improved display from the Magpies – compared with the first half yesterday against Malaga.

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Krul And Aarons Start For Newcastle: Ferreyra On Bench

Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 · 150 Comments

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Tim Krul returns to the Newcastle United team against Schalke 04, and it’s a strong side that Alan Pardew has put out this afternoon.
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Newcastle Announce Seventh Summer Signing

Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 · 44 Comments

Newcastle United have just completed the signing of 23 year-old striker Facundo Ferreyra from Shakhtar Donetsk on loan for the season.

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Facundo Ferreyra – signed on a season long loan deal
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Newcastle After New Striker Target

Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 · 17 Comments

Well would you believe it – but there seems to be a chance that 21 year-old Sunderland striker Connor Whickham, who was once a Newcastle target, could be signed by the Magpies at a cut price £6M – or even less than that.

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Connor Whickham – Sunderland striker
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Newcastle Not Yet Finished In This Transfer Window

Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 · 173 Comments

We expect Newcastle to announce their seventh signing of the summer, when Facundo Ferreyra of Shakhtar Donetsk is announced  tomorrow,  or at the latest on Tuesday – since the deal is already done and dusted.

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Alexandre Lacazette – still a Newcastle target
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