The Newcastle United Blog

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

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Ben Arfa Will Not Be Rushed Back

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011 · 12 Comments

It’s hardly surprising that Ben Arfa now wants to play every game for Newcastle.

Ben Arfa – in action at the City Ground
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→ 12 CommentsTags: Hatem Ben Arfa · Injuries · Mehdi Abeid · Sylvain Marveaux

Which Striker(s) Will Newcastle Go After In January?

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011 · 157 Comments

It looks liem Sunderland may be zoning in on   Freiburg striker Papiss Cisse as a replacement for the departed, Asamoah Gyan, who went loan for big money and left Sunderland high and dry.

Pappis Dembe Cisse – Newcastle target in January?
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→ 157 CommentsTags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Ben Arfa – Everybody Is Happy At Newcastle

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011 · 91 Comments

It was great to see Ben Arfa make it through his first game back, and he put in a  good shift of 70 minutes last night at the City Ground.

Ben Arfa – in action last night
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→ 91 CommentsTags: Carling Cup · Gabriel Obertan · Hatem Ben Arfa · Mehdi Abeid · Newcastle News · Sylvain Marveaux

Pardew – Two More Wins And We Can Attack The Carling Cup

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011 · 15 Comments

Alan Pardew says the players last night gave him exactly what he had asked for.

Alan Pardew – last night at the City Ground
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→ 15 CommentsTags: Carling Cup · Hatem Ben Arfa · Mehdi Abeid · Newcastle News · Sylvain Marveaux

Nottingham Forest 3 – Newcastle 4 AET – Video Highlights

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011 · 85 Comments

Nottingham Forest 3 Newcastle 4 – Video Highlights

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Some Newcastle Fringe Players Starting To Look The Part

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011 · 8 Comments

With lots of late drama last night at the City Ground in Nottingham, Newcastle again found a way to win the game.

Mehdi Abeid – good game last night
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→ 8 CommentsTags: Hatem Ben Arfa · Mehdi Abeid · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth