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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 Debut Boy – It Was A Fantastic Game For Us

Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 · 196 Comments

Yoan Gouffran had a very good first game for Newcastle last night,  as he lined up on the left side of the front three – and showed both speed and skill in his new number 11 Newcastle shirt.

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Yoan Gouffran – will wear the famous number 11 shirt at Newcastle
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Alan Pardew – We Were Magnificent In First Half

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 · 168 Comments

You get the distinct impression that Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has quickly taken to new boy Moussa Sissoko who set up the first goal for Papiss Cisse with a tremendous defense splitting pass – and Papiss took his chance and put the ball into the net like the true striker that he is.

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Alan Pardew and Paul Lambert before the game
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Aston Villa 1 Newcastle 2 – Magpies Hang On

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 · 69 Comments

This was once again a game of two halves, with Newcastle simply excellent in the first half, but Aston Villa, to their credit, came storming back in the second half and put Newcastle under enormous pressure but we had Tim Krul to thank for making some great saves – and the Villa forwards just could’t accept the many chances that went their way – as the Newcastle defense hung ion bravely for a precious three points.

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Papiss Cisse scores great first goal for Magpies
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Aston Villa 1 Newcastle 2 – Video Highlights

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 · 84 Comments

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Yohan Cabaye scores Newcastle’s second goal

Here are the video highlights of tonight’s match – and Newcastle’s very first away win of the season – I cannot get into the site – it’s very very busy right now – since the end of the game.

Aston Villa 1 Newcastle 2 – Video Highlights

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Who Was Newcastle’s Best Player in 2-1 Win At Aston Villa?

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 · 152 Comments

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Let us know who you think Newcastle’s best player was tonight at Villa Park in Newcastle hard fought 2-1 win tonight. The lads were great in that first half and we hung on to get a massive win for the club.
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