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

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Courageous Yohan Cabaye Reveals Personal Problems

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 · 21 Comments

It’s sometimes hard for personalities in the public spotlight to talk about having depression, which is often a difficult thing to overcome – and it seems to affect us all – at some point in our lives.

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Yohan Cabaye – in French colors last summer
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Next Five Games Crucial For Newcastle’s Season

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 · 45 Comments

After being beaten by third bottom Wigan Athletic last time out,  the next three league games are very important for Newcastle United, and in between those league games, we also have the two Europa League games against Benfica.

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Jonas Gutierrez – happy if we can get in top 10
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Newcastle Players Key To France’s Chances Against Spain

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 · 31 Comments

There’s a big match in World Cup qualifying tonight as France take on current World and European Champions Spain at the Stade de France, in Paris.

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Yohan Cabaye – fit again and likely to start against Spain
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Newcastle To Announce Profit For First Time In Ashley Era

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 · 15 Comments

Newcastle United are about to announce the results of their financial year through last June 30th, and as expected, it seems like the club will be in the black for the first time in a long time.

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Mike Ashley – has the club on a stable financial footing
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Controversial Referee Sent Down To Lower Leagues

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 · 13 Comments

This was hardly a surprise – but Mark Halsey has been removed from the list of referees for this weekend’s Premier League games, after he failed to see Wigan’s Callum McManaman’s terrible tackle on Newcastle’s Massadio Haidara.

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Mark Halsey – sent down to lower leagues
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