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

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Reports Newcastle Will Sign Vurnon Anita By Friday

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 · 31 Comments

There were reports in Holland on Tuesday evening,  that Newcastle are close to completing the deal for Ajax’ Dutch International midfielder come full-back  Vurnon Anita.

Vurnon Anita – signing for Newcastle by Friday?
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Who Was Newcastle’s Best Player At Hartlepool?

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 · 183 Comments

Let us know who you think Newcastle’s best player at Hartlepool United was tonight in the Magpies 5-1 win.

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Hartlepool 1 Newcastle 5 – Magpies Hit The Goals Trail

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 · 16 Comments

Newcastle were just too good tonight for Hartlepool United and scored two goals, through Shola Ameobi and Sylvain Marveaux, after only three minutes had passed, and a third after 12 minutes, through a penalty, which was  well taken by Marveaux for his second goal of the night.
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Simpson, Steven Taylor, Williamson And Shola Ameobi All Start

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 · 316 Comments

Alan Pardew has named a strong line-up for the game against Hartlepool United tonight, with Danny Simpson, Steven Taylor, Mike Williamson and Shola Ameobi all in the starting line up.
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Newcastle Now Linked With French Center-Back

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 · 313 Comments

Some surprising news today in TuttoMercato,  that Newcastle’s former (?) target, Montpellier captain Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa,  has confirmed that Newcastle United are still interested in signing him.

Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa – Monpellier captain
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