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

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Good News – Ben Arfa May Start – Papiss Cisse 100% Fit

Thursday, April 25th, 2013 · 48 Comments

We need all the good news we can take right now – and there was good news from the training ground and Alan Pardew this afternoon – about Fabricio Coloccini, Cheick Tiote and Ben Arfa – and rather surprisingly he has said Papiss Cisse is fully fit and has trained well all week.

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Papiss Cisse – 100% fit
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Aston Villa Forward A Newcastle Target This Summer

Thursday, April 25th, 2013 · 138 Comments

News in the Newcastle Evening Chronicle today that Newcastle maintain an interest in Aston Villa’s Austrian International forward Andreas Weimann, and he seems a real target in the summer.

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Andreas Weimann – Newcastle target
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Suarez Could Still Face Newcastle On Saturday

Thursday, April 25th, 2013 · 37 Comments

How’s this for an ugly thought – Liverpool appeal the 10 match ban handed down to Luis Suarez by tomorrow’s deadline of noon – and  Suarez gets to play against Newcastle on Saturday, because the ban will be delayed from going into effect, until the appeal is heard.

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Luis Suarez diving – it’s a penalty ref!!
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This Is Not The Time To Rock The Newcastle Boat

Thursday, April 25th, 2013 · 51 Comments

Newcastle must now have a much better chance of the win against Liverpool on Saturday, since the Reds will be without Luis Suarez, who has just picked up another ban – for 10 matches this time – for biting Branislav Ivanovic.

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Steven Taylor – we’re behind the manager
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No Chance Of Newcastle Signing Kolo Toure

Thursday, April 25th, 2013 · 64 Comments

There have been a couple of readers who have sent emails suggesting that Manchester City’s Kolo Toure would be a good signing for Newcastle in the summer, when he’s a free agent.

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Kolo Toure – free agent this summer
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