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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 Need To Sign This Kind Of Player This Summer

Friday, February 13th, 2015 · 10 Comments

While Newcastle have looked a fairly solid team in the last three games, we haven’t been threatening enough up front, and the team hasn’t created enough chances, and in the 1-1 draw at Selhurst Park on Wednesday night, we had only one shot on  target in the whole game, and Papiss Cisse scored from that with a good header late in the first half.

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Papiss Cisse after scoring on Wednesday
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John’s Doing Good Job – We Can Get Result At Manchester City

Friday, February 13th, 2015 · 12 Comments

Newcastle fans have been frustrated over the last two games at home to Stoke City and at Crystal Palace, when we went ahead in each of the games, but couldn’t hold onto the lead and conceded an equalizer fairly late in each game.

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Daryl Janmaat – meeting Alan Pardew again
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These Were Newcastle’s Best Four Players At Palace

Thursday, February 12th, 2015 · 15 Comments

We did get some good performances from some Newcastle players on Wednesday night at Crystal Palace in the 1-1 draw, but once Newcastle went  ahead with an excellent Papiss Cisse goal after 42 minutes, Palace showed more enterprise, determination, urgency  and effort, and in the end we were hanging on for the point after Campbell Fraizer scored on 72 minutes to equalize.

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Daryl Janmaat challenged by Marouane Chamakh
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Newcastle Make Contract Offer To Marseilles Winger

Thursday, February 12th, 2015 · 13 Comments

French radio station RMC is reporting that Liverpool, Everton and Newcastle have made contract offers to Ghanaian winger/striker Andre Ayew.

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Andre Ayew – plenty off offers
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Newcastle United Becoming A Very Good Takeover Target

Thursday, February 12th, 2015 · 91 Comments

News yesterday that the English Premier League has sold TV rights to its games for a record £5.14B ($7.9B), which is 71% above the current deal of £3B, which runs through June of next year.

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Mike Ashley – Newcastle owner
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