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

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No Chance Of Newcastle Signing Kolo Toure

Thursday, April 25th, 2013 · 64 Comments

There have been a couple of readers who have sent emails suggesting that Manchester City’s Kolo Toure would be a good signing for Newcastle in the summer, when he’s a free agent.

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Kolo Toure – free agent this summer
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Newcastle’s Chances Of Beating Reds Have Risen Significantly

Thursday, April 25th, 2013 · 12 Comments

James Perch had another decent game for Newcastle at the Hawthorns last Saturday, where we picked up a decent point, but Newcastle really needed the win to start to make up for the Sunderland disaster.

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James Perch – in action last Saturday
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Magpies Linked With 22 Year-Old International Defender

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013 · 24 Comments

Newcastle are said to be interested in 22 year-old Godfrey Oboabona, who has played 16 times for Nigeria and is currently playing for the Sunshine Stars in Nigeria.


Godfrey Oboabona – Nigerian defender
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Suarez Banned For Ten Games – Misses Newcastle Game

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013 · 393 Comments

Luis Suarez has been banned for 10 games by the FA this afternoon – for biting Chelsea’s Branislav Ivanovic on Sunday afternoon, in front of a worldwide TV audience.

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Luis Suarez – yummy yummy

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Newcastle To Play Hardball With Coloccini This Summer

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013 · 147 Comments

We’ve been wondering what the situation is with Newcastle captain Fabricio Coloccini, and whether his situation has changed since January.

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Fabricio Coloccini – has his situation changed?
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