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Who Was Newcastle’s Best Player In 2-0 Loss At Brighton?

Saturday, January 5th, 2013 · 59 Comments

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Let us know who you think was Newcastle’s best player in what was simply a dreadful performance by a fringe Newcastle eleven this afternoon, and to make things worse – Shola Ameobi was sent off in the second off when he picked up his second yellow card – as things seem to be falling apart at Newcastle and Alan Pardew will need to turn things around very quickly – we are in a big mess at the moment – make no mistake about that.

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Elliot, Tavernier, Abeid And Bigirimana All Start

Saturday, January 5th, 2013 · 612 Comments

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Goalkeeper Rob Elliot gets his first start since September for today’s FA Cup with Brighton and Hove Albion which kicks off in a few minutes time.

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Newcastle Delegation In France – Moussa Sissoko A Target?

Saturday, January 5th, 2013 · 73 Comments

The Shields Gazette is reporting this morning that a Newcastle delineation is in France right now trying to tie up some deals in the transfert market.

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Moussa Sissoko – a Newcastle target?
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Debuchy – Yohan Talked About Newcastle All The Time

Saturday, January 5th, 2013 · 38 Comments

Mathieu Debuchy’s signing for Newcastle was really good news this past week, and he joined his best pal Yohan Cabaye at the Tyneside club, and Yohan was the one who suggested to Alan Pardew that Newcastle should take a look at his friend at Lille.

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Cabaye and Debuchy – training with France squad during Euros
That looks like French goalkeeper Hugo Lloris on the right
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Brighton vs Newcastle – Match Preview

Saturday, January 5th, 2013 · 41 Comments

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We suppose Newcastle can still make something of this season, if we can start climbing the league table soon, and put together some good runs in the FA Cup and the Europa League, but our main target is to make sure we are still in the Premier League next season,  and that we don’t have to fight a relegation battle through May.

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Good News – Another Magpie Back In A Month

Saturday, January 5th, 2013 · 46 Comments

Some top Newcastle players are on their way back from injury, and since our terrible streak of 9 losses in the last 11 league games, it’s probably a good thing that we only have three Premier League games this month and three next month – and that will give time for some of our players, like Steven Taylor and Yohan Cabaye, to get back into the side.

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Dan Gosling – back in a month from his knee injury
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