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

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Will Joe Kinnear Go After This Striker?

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 · 29 Comments

Joe Kinnear in his new role as Director of Football at Newcastle and in charge of transfers into and out of the club, has said his number one priority is to sign a striker to help out Papiss Cisse, who has scored three goals for Senegal in their last two games.

darren bent at Villa

Darren Bent – available at £6M
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Was Derek LLambias Blindsided By Kinnear Appointment?

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 · 64 Comments

There was news in the Daily Mirror early this morning that some senior executives at Newcastle were as surprised as the fans, when Joe Kinnear came out on Sunday night and said he was to become the new Director of Football at Newcastle.

derek llambias

Derek LLambias – out after five years at Newcastle
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Fixture List Announced – Here’s Newcastle’s Schedule

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 · 20 Comments

Newcastle start the next league campaign with a very tough fixture at Manchester City, and will face a City with their new manager Manuel Pellegrini in charge.

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→ 20 CommentsTags: Capital One Cup · FA Cup · Fixtures · Newcastle News · Premier League

Is Joe Kinnar Becoming Chief Executive At Newcastle?

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 · 54 Comments

With the shock announcement of Derek LLambias resigning from his position announced just about 30 minutes ago on the Newcastle web-site, we wonder if there are more changes in the offing at Newcastle.

mike ashley and Derek LLambias

These two ran Newcastle for over five years
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Derek Llambias Resigns From Newcastle United

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 · 77 Comments

Newcastle United’s Managing Director Derek Llambias has resigned from his role at the Tyneside club.

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Derek LLambias – has resigned today
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