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

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Now We’ll Find Out If Mike Ashley Was Only Joking

Monday, September 29th, 2014 · 20 Comments

Newcastle lost again at the Britannia Stadium by 1-0 to a decent Stoke side, but if Newcastle had more players with an eye for goal we could have done a lot better.

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Mike Ashley – has a decision to make
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Newcastle Lose 1-0 At Stoke – Full Match Report

Monday, September 29th, 2014 · 99 Comments

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Newcastle lost 1-0 tonight at Stoke in a close game, and though the Newcastle players gave their all in terms of effort, we were just not good enough in that final third of the field, and the best chance for Newcastle went to local lad Jack Colback on 84 minutes as Newcastle were pressing for an equalizer, and  he had a clear shot on goal from just six yards out, but somehow managed to hit the post.
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Krul, Janmaat And Tiote All Start – Cisse On Bench

Monday, September 29th, 2014 · 520 Comments

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Alan Pardew picked the team we thought he would pick tonight, with Cabella in the withdrawn striker role and Sissoko and Gouffran on the wings.
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We’ve Had A Lift – That’s Helped The Squad – Pardew

Monday, September 29th, 2014 · 108 Comments

We have to admit that we’ve been very impressed with the way Alan Pardew, the Newcastle manager,  has handled the stress that he must have been under over the last several weeks, and if you get a chance to see his press conference of Saturday – take a look at it – you would never believe he is under as much pressure for the game at Stoke tonight – as he undoubtedly is.

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Manu Riviere – in good form at Crystal Palace
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Newcastle’s League Record Since 5-1 Stoke Win Simply Pitiful

Monday, September 29th, 2014 · 22 Comments

It’s not just that Newcastle are second bottom of the league at the moment – a step up thanks to a very poor looking Burnley side getting hammered 4-0 at West Brom yesterday, and having their goal difference become worse than Newcastle’s – it’s that Newcastle have had a terrible time of it in the league this year.

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Alan Pardew – must start winning
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