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

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Gutierrez, Ferguson And Cisse All Start – Ranger On Bench

Sunday, November 25th, 2012 · 603 Comments

There are five changes to the side that started against Maritimo on Thursday night, and Jonas Gutierrez returns to captain the side today at Southampton.
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Southampton vs Newcastle – Match Preview

Sunday, November 25th, 2012 · 115 Comments

Southampton are second bottom the Premier League, so we would normally expect to get all 3 points today at St. Mary’s, but with Newcastle’s form of late being so poor, and with so many of our best players out injured or suspended, we’d be happy enough with a draw.
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Pardew Doesn’t Sound Too Confident Today

Sunday, November 25th, 2012 · 16 Comments

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has talked to the Sunday Sun today, and in all honesty we cannot say he seems too confident about the game today, and goes on about how his players are tired after the European games on Thursday.

Alan Pardew – hardly inspiring words form the Newcastle manager
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Southampton Loss Would Be Calamity For Newcastle

Sunday, November 25th, 2012 · 36 Comments

Newcastle are hardly at their strongest for today’s game with Southampton at St. Mary’s, but with the  Saints being second bottom of the Premier League with only 8 points from their 12 games, you would still think Newcastle can go there and get something out of this game.

Alan Pardew – returns to previous club Southampton today
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Newcastle Continue To Be Linked With Argentine Winger

Sunday, November 25th, 2012 · 5 Comments

Newcastle United have again been linked with 23 year-old Argentine youngster Ivan Bella, who plays for Velez Sarsfield in the Argentine Premier League, although the reports today may simply be some regurgitated news from last week.

Ivan Bella – Newcastle linked with Argentine winger
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Alex Ferguson – I Wouldn’t Have Signed Andy Carroll For £35M

Sunday, November 25th, 2012 · 8 Comments

We knew as soon as Brendan Rodgers was appointed the Liverpool manager in the summer, that any future for Andy Carroll at Liverpool was over, and sure enough on the last day of the summer transfer window, Andy was loaned out to West Ham United for the season.

Andy Carroll – at Liverpool – has 35M fee hanging over him
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