The Newcastle United Blog

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

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Newcastle Defense Good – Now We Need To Improve Attack

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 · 41 Comments

The Newcastle defense has looked resolute in the first two games of this season.

John Carver and Alan Pardew oversee training
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What’s Your Newcastle Side For Thursday Night?

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 · 259 Comments

New French signing Sylvain Marveaux should get a start on Thursday night at Scunthorpe, in the Carling Cup second round.

Sylvain Marveaux – should get start  on Thursday night and make his debut
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New Captain Coloccini Becoming Newcastle’s Best Player

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 · 52 Comments

Newcastle have done well in their first two games of the season and can lift the mood on Tyneside even higher with a win at Scunthorpe on Thursday night, in the second round of the Carling Cup.

Fabricio Coloccini – in magnificent form this season – so far
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Next Up Is Tricky Carling Cup Tie At Scunthorpe

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 · 170 Comments

One thing we really liked about Chris Hughton is that he never let himself, or his players, get ahead of themselves.

Steven Taylor – take one game at a time
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Newcastle Lodge Increased Bid For Pieters

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 · 81 Comments

The news today is that Newcastle are ready to increase their offer for PSV left-back Erik Pieters.

Erik Pieters – increased bid for Dutchman
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Newcastle Looking For Goalkeeper To Replace Fraser Forster?

Monday, August 22nd, 2011 · 116 Comments

After the failure to bring in Rob Elliot from Charlton Athletic last week, and also getting reported to the Premier League for their approach for Elliot,  it could be that Newcastle have turned their attention elsewhere.

Scott Loach – Watford’s 23 year old England U21 International
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