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

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England Draw in Montenegro – France Lose 1-0 To Spain

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 · 31 Comments

After England had completely dominated the first half tonight in Montenegro, and Wayne Rooney hit the post and then scored in the sixth minute, an excellent comeback by Montenegro in the second half, when the roles were almost reversed, had the home side equalizing after 75 minutes through substitute Damjanovic, and the game ended up all square, and England are still 2 points behind Montenegro in Group H.

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Wayne Rooney – heads England ahead after just six minutes
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Moussa Sissoko – I Miss Too Many Opportunities – I Rush It

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 · 104 Comments

One way you can tell if a player really wants to improve his game is whether he’s honest and straight forward with himself about his game, and certainly Moussa Sissoko seems to know both his strengths and weaknesses, and he certainly wants to improve as a footballer – and we expect he will – big time – at Newcastle United over the next couple of years.

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Moussa Sissoko – one powerful player
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Courageous Yohan Cabaye Reveals Personal Problems

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 · 21 Comments

It’s sometimes hard for personalities in the public spotlight to talk about having depression, which is often a difficult thing to overcome – and it seems to affect us all – at some point in our lives.

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Yohan Cabaye – in French colors last summer
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Next Five Games Crucial For Newcastle’s Season

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 · 45 Comments

After being beaten by third bottom Wigan Athletic last time out,  the next three league games are very important for Newcastle United, and in between those league games, we also have the two Europa League games against Benfica.

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Jonas Gutierrez – happy if we can get in top 10
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Newcastle Players Key To France’s Chances Against Spain

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 · 31 Comments

There’s a big match in World Cup qualifying tonight as France take on current World and European Champions Spain at the Stade de France, in Paris.

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Yohan Cabaye – fit again and likely to start against Spain
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