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

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Bigirimana, Amalfitano Magpies’ Best Players Against Olympiacos

Saturday, July 28th, 2012 · 36 Comments

Newcastle have done well this season in signing some youngsters this summer,  and we have already signed Romain Amalfitano and Gael Bigirimana, and both played the whole game last night in the 1-1 draw with Olympiacos, and Romain scored one of the four penalties in the 4-4 shoot-out.

Gael Bigirimana being interviewed after he first arrived on Tyneside
What a player this lad looks to be
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Newcastle Now Linked With French Winger/Striker

Saturday, July 28th, 2012 · 21 Comments

There was some news that we missed yesterday,  that Newcastle are being linked with Bordeaux’s 26 year-old highly-rated winger Yoan Gouffran, after the former club of Gabby Obertan said they will now listen to offers for the 26 year-old.

Yoan Gouffran – 26 year-old Bordeaux winger/striker
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→ 21 CommentsTags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle 1 Olympiacos 1 – (4-4 Penalties) – Video Highlights

Saturday, July 28th, 2012 · 11 Comments

Newcastle 1 Olympiacos 1 – Video Highlights

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Who Was Newcastle’s Best Player Against Olympiacos?

Saturday, July 28th, 2012 · 46 Comments

Let us know who you think Newcastle’s best player was last night in the draw with Olympiacos.
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→ 46 CommentsTags: Friendlies · Newcastle News · Poll · Pre-Season

Carroll Scuttles Hammers Move – Wants European Football Next Season

Friday, July 27th, 2012 · 12 Comments

News coming from Sky Sports tonight,  says that Andy Carroll will only consider a loan move to an English club playing in Europe – quick translation – Carroll will go to Newcastle but not to West Ham.

Carroll – wants an English club and European football
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