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

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Demba Ba – They’re Stupid Dudes – They Have To Grow Up

Monday, August 6th, 2012 · 244 Comments

It was very disappointing to say the least, when there were racial chants coming from the home section of the crowd at Den Hagg on Saturday, and while most of the players didn’t hear the chants, Cheick Tiote did, and he was said to be extremely annoyed  and angry at the end of the game, in which he played really well for the Magpies.

Demba Ba – in action on Saturday at Den Haag
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£176K Tim Krul A Great Example Of Newcastle Policy

Monday, August 6th, 2012 · 36 Comments

Tim Krul joined Newcastle in the summer of 2005 from his home town club ADO Den Haag, when he was just 17 years old, and Graeme Souness  was the Newcastle United manager.

Tim Krul – cost £176K seven years ago
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Newcastle Concerns About Hatem Ben Arfa

Monday, August 6th, 2012 · 29 Comments

Ben Arfa and Yohan Cabaye, our top two French Internationals haven’t played yet in pre-season, after they have been back at Newcastle for only a week,  since having some rest following their Euro 2012 exploits.

Hatem Ben Arfa – in action earlier this year
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Captain Coloccini Will Be Immense Again For Newcastle

Monday, August 6th, 2012 · 37 Comments

Fabricio Coloccini, the Newcastle captain has been in terrific form in pre-season for Newcastle, and of course has been called back into the Argentine squad for their game in Frankfurt against Germany on Wednesday, 15th August, and on Saturday he again strolled through the game and looked great at the back for the Magpies.

Alan Pardew acknowledges Newcastle fans on Saturday
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Pardew – Newcastle Midfielder Ten Times Better Than Last Season

Monday, August 6th, 2012 · 27 Comments

Cheick Tiote has looked very good in the last two pre-season games, and he had an excellent game on Saturday night at Den Haag, and his manager Alan Pardew today has come out and said he looks ten times the player he was last season.

Cheick Tiote – in action at Arsenal last season
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