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

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Brugge Manager Facing Sack After Four Successive Defeats

Friday, November 2nd, 2012 · 15 Comments

Club Brugge manager Georges Leekens is facing the sack according to reports in Belgium, as the 63 year-old experienced manager, who has had 20 management appointments since starting his coaching career at Cercle Brugge in 1984, including two stints managing the Belgium National team, has suffered four successive defeats at Brugge.

George Leekens – going through rough spell at Club Brugge
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Newcastle Youngster Stars For England

Friday, November 2nd, 2012 · 4 Comments

Last night another one of Newcastle’s youngsters – Kyle Cameron – made his debut for the England U16 team, and they beat Wales 1-0 in the Sky Sports Victory Shield encounter at Port Talbot.

15 year-old center-back Kyle Cameron playing for Newcastle U18 side
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Newcastle To Make Renewed Bids For Two Defensive Targets

Friday, November 2nd, 2012 · 22 Comments

Last summer was not a good transfer window for Newcastle, and after stating the need to reinforce the defense,  we failed to bring in one top class defender in last summer’s transfer window.

Mathieu Debuchy in France’s colors – still hoping to land at Newcastle
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Magpies Target – Newcastle Are A Fantastic Team

Friday, November 2nd, 2012 · 7 Comments

It’s always nice to hear a potential target of Newcastle’s talk in such glowing terms about our club, and that’s exactly what Toulouse midfielder Moussa Sissoko has done today, after there was news a few days ago that Newcastle may have already wrapped up a deal for the 6’2″ box to box midfielder, who has been compared to Patrick Vieira, the former Arsenal and France player.

Moussa Sissoko – Newcastle are a fantastic team
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Newcastle After River Plate Center-Back

Thursday, November 1st, 2012 · 62 Comments

The Sun is reporting today that Newcastle are after German Pezzella, who currently plays for River Plate in the Argentine league and is only 21 years old.

German Pezzella – top Argentine youngster
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