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

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Was Derek LLambias Blindsided By Kinnear Appointment?

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 · 64 Comments

There was news in the Daily Mirror early this morning that some senior executives at Newcastle were as surprised as the fans, when Joe Kinnear came out on Sunday night and said he was to become the new Director of Football at Newcastle.

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Derek LLambias – out after five years at Newcastle
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Fixture List Announced – Here’s Newcastle’s Schedule

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 · 20 Comments

Newcastle start the next league campaign with a very tough fixture at Manchester City, and will face a City with their new manager Manuel Pellegrini in charge.


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Is Joe Kinnar Becoming Chief Executive At Newcastle?

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 · 54 Comments

With the shock announcement of Derek LLambias resigning from his position announced just about 30 minutes ago on the Newcastle web-site, we wonder if there are more changes in the offing at Newcastle.

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These two ran Newcastle for over five years
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Derek Llambias Resigns From Newcastle United

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 · 77 Comments

Newcastle United’s Managing Director Derek Llambias has resigned from his role at the Tyneside club.

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Derek LLambias – has resigned today
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Joe Kinnear To Fix Things On The Training Ground

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 · 184 Comments

Is it just us,  or is Joe Kinnear being brought in to  “help” Alan Pardew  with the coaching side of things at Newcastle, because if that’s the case, this arrangement will likely not work.

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Alan Pardew – put into a difficult situation
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