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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 In Bid To Sign Ivory Coast International In January

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 · 11 Comments

There is news in France this week that Newcastle United are interested in signing Benjamin Angou, who plays for Guingamp, and they beat PSG 1-0 last weekend in a big upset.

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Benjamin Angou – while at Valenciennes
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Newcastle Make New Bid For Emergency Goalkeeper

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 · 82 Comments

Newcastle are in a lot of trouble with all the injuries we have at the moment, and one area where it has cost us tonight is goalkeeper, with Jak Alnwick having a poor game at White Hart Lane, and being directly responsible for two of Tottenham’s goals in the 4-0 thumping.

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Jak Alnwick just before dropping the ball for Spurs’ first goal
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Injuries And Lack Of Cover Could Hurt Magpies Season

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 · 76 Comments

Newcastle went down to their second defeat in a row at Tottenham tonight,  and we weren’t really in the game after a calamitous error by young Jak Alnwick gifted Spurs their first goal after 17 minutes

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A very sad-looking Jak Alnwick at the end of the game
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→ 76 CommentsTags: African Cup Of Nations · Injuries · Newcastle News · Premier League · Training Ground

Disaster For Newcastle – Hammered 4-0 At Spurs

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 · 134 Comments

This was little short of a disastrous result for Newcastle tonight as Jak Alnwick made a couple of blunders that gifted Tottenham two goals, and for the second game running we have conceded four goals without either of our two top goalkeepers available, and we were very much second best tonight at White Hart Lane.

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Jak Alnwick – made two blunders tonight
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Tiote, Ameobi, Cisse Miss Out – Cabella And Riviere Start

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 · 397 Comments

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Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has just announced the team for the important game at Tottenham in the quarter finals of the Capital One Cup tonight,  and there’s some bad news that Cheick Tiote and Papiss Cisse are not in the squad. Sammy Ameobi is also missing?
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