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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 Doubtful For Liverpool Game

Monday, October 29th, 2012 · 13 Comments

One of the negatives to come out of yesterday’s 2-1 win against West Brom was to see Demba Ba limp out of the game carrying one of his boots after 72 minutes – and he seems to have picked up a foot or ankle injury.

Demba Ba scoring yesterday – showing great technique as usual
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It’s Hardly The Time For Doom And Gloom – Newcastle Won

Monday, October 29th, 2012 · 14 Comments

In the first half yesterday, Newcastle were all business,  and looked the better side and had deservedly gone ahead with a good Demba Ba goal after 35 minutes, his seventh of the season, but Newcastle also had goalkeeper Tim Krul to thank for two saves from Romelu Lukaku, when the Chelsea loan player was straight through and was one on one with Krul – and twice the Newcastle goalkeeper saved quite magnificently to keep the Magpies  in the game.

Demba Ba scores 7th league goal of the season
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Newcastle Win Race To Sign Top French Midielder

Monday, October 29th, 2012 · 42 Comments

News today that Newcastle United are about to sign France midfielder Moussa Sissoko on a free transfer, according to reports in France.

Moussa Sissoko – Toulouse box to box midfielder
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Newcastle 2 West Brom 1 – Video Highlights

Sunday, October 28th, 2012 · 204 Comments

Romelu Lukaka scores West Brom’s equalizer after 55 minutes

Newcastle 2 – West Brom 1 – Video Highlights

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Alan Pardew – We Didn’t Deserve To Win – It Was A Struggle

Sunday, October 28th, 2012 · 21 Comments

Newcastle played well in the first half and were ahead deservedly though a good Demba Ba goal after 35 minutes, with an assist from Shola Ameobi, but in the second half West Brom came more into the game, and looked the more likely side to take all 3 points, until with just 7 seconds to go in the three minutes of  added time, a Sammy Ameobi shot hit Papiss Cisse in the back, and the ball flew into the back of the net.

Sammy Ameobi and Papiss Cisse celebrate remarkable winning goal
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