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

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Some Good News On Vurnon Anita

Friday, December 28th, 2012 · 20 Comments

There was some good news for a change about some of Newcastle’s injured players yesterday, and it seems that Vurnon Anita, who has started to look a very good player for Newcastle lately, didn’t sustain serious damage to his ankle.

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Vurnon Anita – in action on Wednesday
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Newcastle Challenge Liverpool For French Center-Back

Friday, December 28th, 2012 · 22 Comments

There was a report in Le 10 Sport in France yesterday, that Newcastle have become interested in Nicolas Isimat-Mirin, the 6’2″ Valenciennes and French U21 defender.


Nicolas Isimat-Mirin – 21 year-old French defender
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Newcastle Lining Up Gabon Striker For January

Thursday, December 27th, 2012 · 263 Comments

There’s news in the Daily Mirror today that Newcastle are busy lining up St Etienne striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, and they will go after him if there are any hitches in the move for Marseilles striker Loic Remy – who seems to be the first choice for the Magpies.

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Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang – Newcastle ready to go after this forward
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Ba Will Either Sign New Deal Or Pardew Will Move Him Out

Thursday, December 27th, 2012 · 14 Comments

We’ve said a few times that the release clause in Demba Ba’s contract will cause a circus every time a transfer window opens up, because any club can come in for him for around £7M, and there’s not much Newcastle can do about it – at least not next month – and if that’s not unsettling for a club, we don’t know what is.

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Demba Ba – sign new deal in summer or be sold
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Newcastle’s Dramatic Slump Now In Full Focus

Thursday, December 27th, 2012 · 294 Comments

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew is hoping that his players will learn from their mistakes yesterday, and those errors robbed us of what could have been our first victory at Old Trafford in 40 years, but one reason the manager looked so miserable after the game was that it was our experienced back-line that made the errors that lost us this particular game.

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Alan Pardew – let down by his experienced players
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