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

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Newcastle United – A Club Statement

Thursday, October 25th, 2012 · 25 Comments

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All Players Fit – Pardew To Play Strong Side

Thursday, October 25th, 2012 · 23 Comments

Alan Pardew has said today that all his players are fit and that he will send a strong side out against Club Brugge at St. James’ Park tonight,  in an effort to win the game, and continue the momentum we picked up, with the lads’ courageous display at Sunderland last Sunday.

Papiss Cisse – likely to start tonight
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Newcastle Manager Close To Making Excuses About Europe

Thursday, October 25th, 2012 · 13 Comments

The Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has come out today and said he thinks the odds are stacked against Premier League sides in Europe, simply because of the grueling and difficult games they have to play in England every weekend, which is not the same in other European leagues.

Alan Pardew – hard for England sides to do well in Europe
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This Is Why Ashley Could Get Involved With Umbro

Thursday, October 25th, 2012 · 8 Comments

Nike bought Umbro four years ago, but they have just announced they will sell the company to Iconix Brand Group in a $220M (£137M) deal, and there is news that Mike Ashley’s company Sports Direct may get involved with licensing the Umbro products.

Mike Ashley – may get involved with Umbro licensing
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Cheick Tiote A Crazy Guy But A Great Player

Thursday, October 25th, 2012 · 17 Comments

Bigirimana could be given a chance to fill in for Cheick Tiote in the league, when Cheick serves his three match ban for being sent off on Sunday, but we think James Perch may get the nod on Sunday, because of his extra experience, and there’s always Vurnon Anita, who can also play in that position.

Cheick Tiote – in action against Norwich
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