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

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Demba Ba Staying Could Help Debuchy Coming

Friday, August 3rd, 2012 · 40 Comments

One thing that seems to have been on the minds of the Newcastle hierarchy – read that as Mike Ashley, Derek Llambias and Secretary Lee Charley – was the possibility that Demba Ba could leave the club for a measly £7M release clause in his contract, because if that happened  Newcastle would have to bring in another top striker, over and above what they had already planned for this summer.

Demba Ba – still at Newcastle – could help Debuchy move
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Newcastle To Turn To Other Targets After Debuchy Breakdown?

Friday, August 3rd, 2012 · 72 Comments

Rudi Garcia, the Lille manager has told French International right back Mathieu Debuchy that any move to Newcastle is off, and therefore he has to start working hard for Lille and prepare for the new season in France.

Mathieu Debuchy – no deal – time to move on
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West Ham Want Answer – It’s Make Up Your Mind Time For Carroll

Friday, August 3rd, 2012 · 61 Comments

News late last night that West Ham United are telling Andy Carroll it’s make up your mind time, and they want an answer from big Andy, because if Carroll doesn’t want to go to Upton Park, the Hammers need time to go after another striker, and there’s only just over four weeks left in the transfer window.

Andy Carroll – make up your mind time
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Lille Call Time On Debuchy – He’s Staying At Lille

Thursday, August 2nd, 2012 · 408 Comments

It’s bad news today for Newcastle’s chances of getting Mathieu Debuchy to Tyneside,  as Lille president Michel Seydoux has told Newcastle their latest offer for the French right-back is just not high enough, and certainly does not meet the French club’s valuation, and the full-back is now not for sale.

Mathieu Debuchy – staying at Lille
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This Lad Could Soon Be Big Star On Tyneside

Thursday, August 2nd, 2012 · 567 Comments

The youngster who has impressed us most in pre-season so far is 18 year-old Gael Bigirimana, who signed from Coventry City for around £1M a few weeks back, and that’s because we didn’t realize this lad was already so good, although he came with great credentials to Tyneside.

Gael Bigirimana – could soon become top player at Newcastle
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