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

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Upbeat Interviews This Week – We’re Not Buying It

Monday, April 29th, 2013 · 139 Comments

There are a number of reports out there wondering if Alan Pardew will get the sack today – but if we were to hazard a guess – we think Pardew will get the chance to put things right at West Ham on Saturday.

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Alan Pardew – under severe pressure
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Pardew – Whether I Stay Or Not Is Out Of My Hands

Monday, April 29th, 2013 · 21 Comments

There will be a bunch of new interviews with Alan Pardew today, and of course if he is to get the sack it will happen today – Bobby Robson was sacked on Monday, 30th August, 2004, following the 4-2 defeat at Aston Villa on the previous Saturday.

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Alan Pardew – against Liverpool on Saturday
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Words Are Cheap – Show Pride – Fight Until You Drop

Sunday, April 28th, 2013 · 127 Comments

Steven Taylor is a local lad and was a ball boy during the great Kevin Keegan era, and che ame through the Newcastle Youth Academy, and he is one of the few players still at the club, who were part of the relegation side of four years ago.

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Steven Taylor – at the final whistle yesterday
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Cisse And Lots Of Other Players Could Now Leave Newcastle

Sunday, April 28th, 2013 · 48 Comments

It’s probably not worth talking too much about which players  could leave Newcastle in the summer, for at least three weeks, until we know which division we will be playing in next season.

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Papiss Cisse – in happier times at Newcastle
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Pardew Apologizes – But He’s Now Damaged Goods

Sunday, April 28th, 2013 · 41 Comments

After one of Newcastle’s worst performances ever, we expected the apologies to start flowing in – as if that will help our dire situation – and as you might have expected the first apology comes from the manager Alan Pardew.

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Alan Pardew – hangs his head in shame
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