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

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No Worries About Newcastle Being Relegated – It’s Official

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013 · 16 Comments

Alan Shearer has been interviewed in the Journal today, and he thinks Newcastle are just too good to be relegated – but isn’t that what people were telling us four years ago – before we were relegated?

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Alan Shearer -feels better after 5 Frenchmen brought in
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Newcastle Capable Of Beating Any Side – Moussa Sissoko

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013 · 22 Comments

You wouldn’t have believed it if you had watched Newcastle perform in that first half on Saturday – but Moussa Sissoko has come out today and said that Newcastle are capable of beating any side – and we assume if we play at our very best on the day then that could even be true.

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Moussa Sissoko – we’re capable of besting any side
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→ 22 CommentsTags: Europa League · European Competition · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News

Benfica One Of The Best Sides In Europe – Pardew

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013 · 19 Comments

Benfica are one of those teams that didn’t qualify for the later stages of the Champions League, but did well enough in their group to get into the Europa League  knockout rounds, much like Chelsea did, and they are now one of the best teams left in the Europa League.

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Alan Pardew – done homework on Benfica
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→ 19 CommentsTags: Coaching · Europa League · European Competition

Newcastle And Arsenal Pursue Marseilles Top Defender

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013 · 36 Comments

News in talkSPORT that Newcastle are interested in 23 year-old Marseilles defender Nicolas N’Koulou.

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Nicolas N’Koulou – Newcastle linked with Marseilles defender
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New Sunderland Manager A Good Appointment – Short Term

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 · 83 Comments

It was a surprise when Paolo De Canio was appointed as the new Sunderland manager yesterday – but there again it was a surprise when Martin O’Neill was fired on Saturday night – and it seems the club already had Paolo lined up after he resigned his position at Swindon Town in mid February, over what he called broken promises.

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Paolo De Canio – new Sunderland manager
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