The Newcastle United Blog

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

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Tiote, Gouffran And Debuchy Start – Cabaye Out

Sunday, March 17th, 2013 · 617 Comments


As expected, Mathieu Debuchy and Yoan Gouffran return to the side at the DW Stadium this afternoon for the match against Wigan, and Cheick Tiote is the defensive midfielder, but Yohan Cabaye is out injured.
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Wigan vs Newcastle – Match Preview

Sunday, March 17th, 2013 · 117 Comments


It will be a tough game today at the DW Stadium against Wigan Athletic, and we have to hope we can do a lot better than in last season’s fixture, when we taken apart 4-0 by a rampant and revitalized Wigan side.
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Newcastle A Bouyant Club Again With Some Great Players

Sunday, March 17th, 2013 · 18 Comments

Newcastle have done very well since we were relegated four years ago, and the powers that be at the club have hauled Newcastle into a very healthy financial position, and we have made some great acquisitions in the transfer market under Chief Scout Graham Carr, who joined us three years ago last month.

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Alan Pardew – he can smile now but it’s been tough
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Inconsistent Wigan The Next Test For New Newcastle Side

Sunday, March 17th, 2013 · 42 Comments

Newcastle will be looking for some kind of revenge against Wigan Athletic, at the DW Stadium today, after they smashed us 4-0 in the same fixture last year, and were 4-0 up at half time.

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Alan Pardew – when is his next shave?
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Pardew – Magpies a More Moden And Intelligent Side Now

Sunday, March 17th, 2013 · 3 Comments

Papiss Cisse is in the zone right now, after scoring two sensational goals in added time in our last two games, which helped us beat Stoke City last Sunday 2-1, and also beat a very good Anzhi side 1-0 on Thursday night, to go through to the last eight of the Europa League.

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Papiss Cisse hits home the winner against Stoke
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