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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 In For 25 Year-Old French Attacking Midfileder

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 · 18 Comments

News today in the Daily Mail that Newcastle are interested in Auxerre’s attacking midfielder Steeven Langil, who usually plays out on the right wing.

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Steeven Langil – free agent is a target of Magpies
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Can Alan Pardew Replicate David Moyes’ Success?

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 · 205 Comments

Goalkeeping coach Andy Woodman has been interviewed in the Newcastle Journal today, and he cites that case of Davide Moyes at Everton, being a similar situation that has happened with Alan Pardew at Newcastle.

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Andy Woodman – Newcastle’s goalkeeping coach
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Newcastle To Play in South Africa This Summer?

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 · 21 Comments

Newcastle were due to play last July in the Vodacom Challenge tournament, but it was called off at the last moment by the organizer.

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Derek LLambias – Newcastle planning to play Everton and Ajax Cape Town?
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This Is Why Ben Arfa Will Stay At Newcastle This Summer

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 · 25 Comments

We have another club trying to follow in the footsteps of Chelsea, Manchester City and PSG among others. and that’s Monaco, who were taken over by Russian Billionaire Dmitry Rybolovlev in late 2011, and who were promoted back to the French First division this month.

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Ben Arfa – may or may not be Monaco target
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Newcastle Must Become More Ambitious And Reach For The Sky

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 · 18 Comments

We keep hearing that the goal next season for Newcastle is to be in the top ten in the Premier League, and we suppose that’s better than the bottom ten, but is that being ambitious enough for a club that gets 52,000 fans at each home game?

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Mike Ashley – will the owner become more ambitious this summer?
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