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

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57% Of Fans Still Want Carroll Signed At £15M

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 · 110 Comments

We thought £15M would scare Newcastle away from signing Andy Carroll from Liverpool, but the results of our poll are that most fans still want him signed.

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Andy Carroll – no interest yet from Newcastle
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Newcastle Are Top Of The Long Ball League

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 · 123 Comments

With Tony Pulis leaving Stoke City yesterday, there has been some topical discussion of what Stoke does best – playing the long ball – but when you look at which team attempted most long passes last season, there could be  a surprise..

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Alan Pardew – has Newcastle top of the long ball league
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Pardew The Second Longest Serving Premier League Manager

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 · 232 Comments

With Tony Pulis leaving Stoke City by mutual consent today,  and Alex Ferguson retiring from Manchester United the second longest serving Premier League manager is now Newcastle’s Alan Pardew.

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Alan Pardew with Tony Pulis
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Alan Pardew – It Was The Europa League’s Fault

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 · 315 Comments

Alan Pardew has been interviewed in the Evening Chronicle today,  and Alan is saying we would have been much stronger but for the Europa League last season – but I thought our aim is to be in Europe every season?

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Alan Pardew – it was the Europa’s League’s fault
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New French Youngster – Newcastle Top Six Next Season

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 · 49 Comments

Massadio Haidara, the 20 year-old French U21 left back,  seems to have settled in well since arriving in January for £2M from Nancy.

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Massadio Haidara – played 8 times for Newcastle last season
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