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

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Who Was Newcastle’s Best Player In 2-1 Over West Brom?

Sunday, October 28th, 2012 · 30 Comments

Let us know who you think Newcastle’s best player was this afternoon against West Brom, when Cisse scored the winner in the last minute of three minutes of added time, after Demba Ba had put Newcastle ahead after 35 minutes.
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James Perch Starts – Papiss Cisse On Bench

Sunday, October 28th, 2012 · 275 Comments

As expected James Perch comes in for Cheick Tiote in the defensive midfield position and Shola Ameobi is again preferred to Papiss Cisse up front.
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Newcastle vs West Brom – Match Preview

Sunday, October 28th, 2012 · 133 Comments

Newcastle have played well the last couple of games at Sunderland and against Club Brugge in the Europa League, since we were taken apart 3-0, by Manchester United at St. James’ Park a couple of weeks ago.
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Can Magpies Get Third League Win Of Season Against WBA?

Sunday, October 28th, 2012 · 26 Comments

Newcastle haven’t made the tremendous start to the season we did last year, but we have also been without some of our top players for much of the season, including Tim Krul, Fabricio Coloccini, Danny Simpson and Yohan Cabaye.

Tim Krul – shown training with Holland last month
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Full House At St. James’ Park Will Help Newcastle Today

Sunday, October 28th, 2012 · 18 Comments

Steve Clarke comes back to Newcastle today, after being Assistant Manager to Ruud Gullit 14 years ago, and then being caretaker boos once Ruud was fired about a year later, until Bobby Robson arrived to manage Newcastle in 1999.

Steven Taylor – tough game today
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