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

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Reports Newcastle Agree £10M Fee For Loic Remy

Friday, December 21st, 2012 · 28 Comments

There is news in the Daily Mail today that Newcastle have agreed a £10M fee to bring Marseilles striker Loic Remy to Newcastle in January – and with the news recently that the club were in advanced negotiations to sign the player and Alan Pardew saying he was a definite target yesterday, when he said  “that’s a situation we are looking at” –   this news could well be true.

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>Loic Remy – on his way to Newcastle?
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Demba Ba Contract Situation Getting Out Of Hand

Friday, December 21st, 2012 · 14 Comments

We found out at Alan Pardew’s press conference yesterday that the Demba Ba release clause will become in every transfer window and therefore we have th possibility that the Demba Ba circus will be active in January, next summer, and then na year come January – and of course after that he becomes a free agent.

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Demba Ba contract situation – an unwanted distraction
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Pardew – Two Or Three New Players Arriving In January

Friday, December 21st, 2012 · 23 Comments

At the press conference yesterday for the QPR game tomorrow, Alan pardew was asked about any Newcastle interest in Vurnon Anita’s former team-mate 20 year-old Dutch Under 21 international Jody Lukoki, and Alan said it was “news to him” but he did confirm Newcastle’s interest in another player who has been linked closely with Newcastle for a January move.

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Loic Remy – Newcastle interested
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Demba Ba Release Clause Active In Every Transfer Window

Thursday, December 20th, 2012 · 100 Comments

It seems that in every transfer window, Demba Ba’s release clause will become active, so if for some reason he’s still at Newcastle in February, the release clause will again become active in the summer – is this a sorry state of affairs or is this a sorry state of affairs?

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Alan Pardew – at his press conference
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Newcastle Draw FC Metalist In Europa League

Thursday, December 20th, 2012 · 155 Comments

Newcastle were drawn against FC Metalist in the round of the last 32 of the Europa League, when the draw was made in Nyon, Switzerland this afternoon.

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