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

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More Senior Officials Assessing Their Positions At Newcastle

Thursday, June 20th, 2013 · 61 Comments

We put out an article very early this morning that the Independent was reporting  Chief Scout Graham Carr was reassessing his position at the club, and was said to be on the brink of resigning from the club, after the appointment of Joe Kinnear as Director of Football.

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Joe Kinnear – not worth the problems he causes
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Legend Laments Another Sickening Newcastle Disaster

Thursday, June 20th, 2013 · 38 Comments

Alan Shearer has written in The Sun, and like most fans, he believes the appointment of Joe Kinnear as Newcastle’s Director of Football has again turned the club into a laughing stock. It’s hard to argue with that view.

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Alan Shearer – it sickens me
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This Striker Now Tops The List After Kinnear-Pardew Meeting

Thursday, June 20th, 2013 · 43 Comments

We don’t know why these things happen at Newcastle, but the club is once again in disarray, and any sense of stability seems to have gone, and it’s all been caused by one appointment – that of Joe Kinnear as Director of Football.

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Darren Bent – English International tops the list
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Graham Carr On Brink Of Resigning After Kinnear Appointment

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 · 162 Comments

The Independent, in what they call an exclusive, are reporting tonight that Graham Carr is considering resigning from his post as Newcastle’s Chief Scout, a position he has held since February of 2010.

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Graham Carr – on brink after Kinnear appointment
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Latest Newcastle Mess Was Caused By Joe Kinnear – Fact

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 · 31 Comments

Usually when big organization changes are made at a company, you get all your facts together – decide who has which roles, and then ensure there is no overlap, and then announce it in a coordinated and intelligent way – so the employees understand it, and that it indeed makes good sense.

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Joe Kinnear – when Newcastle manager
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