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

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Newcastle Star Gets International Call-Up – Hefty Travel Involved

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 · 8 Comments

Argentina take on Saudi Arabia in an International friendly next month and Newcastle’s captain Fabricio Coloccini has been included in the squad.

Fab Coloccini – travels to Saudi Arabia and then Buenos Aires
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This Newcastle Defender Made Of Steel

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 · 7 Comments

James Perch has been interviewed in some of the local papers today and says a couple of strange things – that Newcastle have strength in depth and that Shane Ferguson is made of steel.

Shane Ferguson – a man of steel?
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Are Newcastle After This Ivory Coast Defender?

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 · 9 Comments

Newcastle need to bolster their defense in January, but news today that the Toon may be after Manchester City center-back Kolo Toure is hard to believe.

Kolo Toure – are Newcastle really interested?
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Alan Pardew – I Learned A Lot From Jose Mourinho

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 · 340 Comments

It has been revealed today in an interview in the Evening Chronicle that Alan Pardew studied Jose Mourinho’s methods when he was at Chelsea, and the Newcastle manager says he learned a lot from the manager who was mentored at Barcelona by the great Bobby Robson.

Bobby Robson and Mourinho at Barcelona – 1997
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French International Interested In Coming To Newcastle

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 · 18 Comments

There’s some good news today in the Evening Chronicle, that 23 year-old French international midfielder Moussa Sissoko has been in touch with Yohan Cabaye at Newcastle, asking him what it’s like playing at Newcastle United, and Yohan gave his fellow French International a glowing report.

Moussa Sissoko in action for France in Japan recently
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