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

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Gabriel Obertan Taking His Medical At Newcastle

Monday, August 8th, 2011 · 103 Comments

Newcastle fans could see a good start to the week,  as Gabriel Obertan is already on Tyneside and at the Benton Training grounds right now, having his medical.

Gabriel Obertan – expected to sign today for the Magpies
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Tiote-Cabaye Could Form Powerful Midfield For Magpies

Monday, August 8th, 2011 · 186 Comments

Good news today that Cheick Tioté will be back either tomorrow or Wednesday, from his prolonged stay in Accra, Ghana to get his visa renewed.

Cheick Tiote – partnering Cabaye in midfield
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Rumors That Danny Simpson Considering His Future?

Monday, August 8th, 2011 · 61 Comments

We don’t want to be spreading news that may be untrue, but in the Journal this morning there is news that Danny Simpson may now be considering his future at Newcastle.

Danny Simpson – considering future?
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Is Jose Enrique Coming Or Going?

Monday, August 8th, 2011 · 58 Comments

Since Alan Pardew talked to the press after the abandoned game with Fiorentina on Saturday afternoon, there have been rumors circulating that there was a chance that Jose Enrique could stay at Newcastle.

Jose Enrique – we hope he stays!
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→ 58 CommentsTags: Contracts · Joey Barton · Jose Enrique · Transfer News and Rumours

Joey Barton Tweets Again – This Time About Capello

Sunday, August 7th, 2011 · 70 Comments

Joey Barton cannot tweet about anything to do with Newcastle, including the the players or the management.

Joey Barton – tweets again
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Newcastle After Dutch International Left-Back

Sunday, August 7th, 2011 · 50 Comments

Alan Pardew is reported to have made a check  today on Dutch international left-back Erik Pieters.

Erik Pieters – Pardew watched him play today
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