The Newcastle United Blog

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

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Alex Song Didn’t Appeal His Three Match Ban

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011 · 152 Comments

As expected, Arsenal’s Alex Song has been given a three match ban by the English FA.

Alex Song – did not appeal the ban
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Pieters In PSV Squad For Europa Cup Tie Tomorrow Evening

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011 · 220 Comments

Newcastle left-back target Erik Pieters will be on PSV Eindhoven’s flight to Austria for their Europa League clash with SV Ried tomorrow night.

Erik Pieters – in PSV squad for tomorrow’s game
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Chances Of Newcastle Signing Maiga Are Receding

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011 · 98 Comments

Souchaux coach Mecha Bazderevix has openly criticized and punished Modibo Maiga for expressing his great desire to become a Newcastle United player.

Modibo Maiga – chances of signing him are receding
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Former Sunderland Manager To Coach Newcastle Youngsters?

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011 · 20 Comments

Former Sunderland manager Ricky Sbragia is being considered for the vacancy as Newcastle’s under-18 head coach.

Ricky Sbragia – when Sunderland manager
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Transfer Fee Holding Up Pieters Move

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011 · 93 Comments

There has been a delay in getting Dutch International left-back Erik Pieters to Newcastle.

Erik Pieters – £6M too much for Newcastle?
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West Ham Again Interested In Joey Barton

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011 · 26 Comments

The Daily Mirror is reporting today that West Ham are again interested in Joey Barton.

Joey Barton – West Ham again interested
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