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

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Defensive Target Getting Closer To Newcastle Move

Friday, June 14th, 2013 · 33 Comments

There’s some good news in the local papers today that our top defensive target, 25 year-old FC Twente center-back Douglas, is asking for assurances about first-team football at Newcastle.

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Douglas – asking about starting place at Newcastle
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Agent Of Top Striker Makes Contact With Newcastle

Friday, June 14th, 2013 · 58 Comments

It’s a bit of a surprise to us, but there’s some potentially good news in the Newcastle Journal today,  that the agent of top Saint-Etienne striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has contacted Newcastle about our intentions related to the striker.

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Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang – his agent has contacted Newcastle
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Newcastle Interested In Nigerian International Striker

Friday, June 14th, 2013 · 16 Comments

Newcastle were first linked with Brown Ideye two years ago, and he seemed a decent player then,  when he was at French club Sochaux, but he moved in 2011 to Dynamo Kyiv in the Ukrainian Premier League.

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Brown Ideye – 24 year-old Nigerian striker
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Disturbing News – Cisse Racially Abused By Newcastle Organization

Friday, June 14th, 2013 · 83 Comments

Disturbing news today that Newcastle striker Papiss Cisse has been subjected to new racial insults on Facebook, from members of a group who call themselves the Newcastle English Defence League.

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Papiss Cisse – subjected to racial abuse
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NUFC Fans United Help Get Iconic Gates Back To St. James’ Park

Friday, June 14th, 2013 · 10 Comments

There’s some good news today and after discussions between Newcastle officials, members of the NUFC Fans United Group, and Sir John Hall’s Magpie Group, who have been storing the iconic gates that once stood at St. James’ Park – new shirt sponsors Wonga have agreed to provide the funding to have the gates re-installed.

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St. James’ Park iconic gates coming back
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