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

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Any Profits Ploughed Back Into Newcastle – Llambias

Friday, February 8th, 2013 · 15 Comments

Derek LLambias has given some exclusive interviews today to the Newcastle Journal, and he talks about some of the financial plans in place for the club – and that there has an effort to keep the wages to revenue (turnover) percentage at or below 60% – it was around 75% when we were relegated – and Newcastle are ploughing any profits the club makes – right back into the club.

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Mike Ashley and Derek LLambias – Looks like we just conceded a goal
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Llambias – We’re Two Years Away From Having Really Top Side

Friday, February 8th, 2013 · 21 Comments

The Evening Chronicle had exclusive interviews with the Newcastle Managing Director Derek LLambias yesterday and they were good ones, and would you believe it the Newcastle Journal has exclusive interviews with Derek today – and yes – they are different interviews.

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Newcastle Managing Director Derek LLambias
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LLambias Wants Stability, Dutch Players – Pardew Wants Carroll

Friday, February 8th, 2013 · 90 Comments

There was a great set of interviews in the Evening Chronicle with Derek LLambias yesterday, and with Alan Pardew’s press conference for the Spurs game yesterday afternoon, there was a lot of new news about Newcastle yesterday.

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Andy Carroll – while playing for England
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More Bad News On Hatem Ben Arfa

Friday, February 8th, 2013 · 8 Comments

There was some bad news given out by Alan Pardew yesterday, during his press conference for the game tomorrow at White Hart Lane, which kicks off at 12:45 pm.

Hatem Ben Arfa of Newcastle celebrates after he scores from the penalty spot against Tottenham.

The great Ben Arfa has just scored again
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Pardew – Newcastle Still Need To Strengthen In The Summer

Friday, February 8th, 2013 · 5 Comments

Last month was one of the best months in the transfer market tor Newcastle since Mike Ashley bought the club almost six years, ago, and bringing in five top French players to the club plus Kevin  17 year-old Mbabu, all for around £18M was excellent business, and even more difficult to do – since it was in January when most clubs do not want to sell their players – especially their best ones.

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Alan Pardew – has a very tough season
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