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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’s Situation Eerily Similar To Relegation Season

Saturday, May 11th, 2013 · 16 Comments

In May of 2009 with two games to go, we all thought we were sitting pretty in 4th bottom place, but above Hull City on goal difference,  and we had just gained 3 points on Hull City when we beat Middlesbrough 3-1 at home on a Monday night.

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Alan Shearer – couldn’t save us four years ago
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My Only Worry Is To Get Newcastle Safe – Pardew

Saturday, May 11th, 2013 · 17 Comments

Yesterday and today Alan Pardew has talked about his Newcastle job with the press, and whether he will be fired because of Newcastle’s terrible Premier League season that comes to a close a week tomorrow.

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Mike Ashley – thinks – what do I do about the manager this summer?
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Alan Pardew Makes The Case To Keep His Job

Saturday, May 11th, 2013 · 54 Comments

As we reported late yesterday Alan Pardew will meet with Mike Ashley as soon as Newcastle’s fate is known – and it’s clear which league we will be playing in next season.

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Alan Pardew – makes public case to keep his job
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Pardew To Speak To Ashley Soon – It Could Be Goodbye

Friday, May 10th, 2013 · 343 Comments

Once Newcastle are safe in the Premier League – and that could come as early as Sunday afternoon, if Newcastle win at QPR and Aston Villa lose at home to Chelsea tomorrow – Alan Pardew will be speaking to the Newcastle owner Mike Ashley about the season, and how to take Newcastle forward – and whether he  is still Mike’s choice to take Newcastle forward.

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Alan Pardew – will speak to Ashley once we’re safe
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Losing Remy Was A Big Blow To Our Season – Pardew

Friday, May 10th, 2013 · 19 Comments

After we were beaten by Reading 2-1 at St. James’ Park in January, the good news for Newcastle fans was that we were bringing in Loic Remy from Marseilles as a replacement for the departed Demba Ba – but he changed his mind at the last minute when QPR offered him massive wages – said to be around £80K/week – and they would also give him a release clause in case they were relegated.

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Loic Remy – Newcastle missed out on striker
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Two Newcastle Players Out For Season – Two Others Return

Friday, May 10th, 2013 · 126 Comments

Shola Ameobi came on as a substitute last week at West Ham for the first time for a while, and with his first kick of the game, the 31 year-old seemed to injure his knee, and the news today is that he’s out for the rest of the season.

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Shola Ameobi – out for the season
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