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

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Oui – It’s French Day On Sunday – Come Dressed Up

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 · 40 Comments

We must say that Newcastle United and their fans are giving a big welcome to the new French players, and rather than be embarrassed at having so many French players in the squad – the club are making sure the French players feel welcome on Tyneside- and it just goes to show that Newcastle fans don’t care much where the players come from – as long as they are dedicated to Newcastle United – and the French players certainly are – and they give 100% (or more?) in games.

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Newcastle fans at Aston Villa in January
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Can Newcastle Keep Steven Taylor Fit?

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 · 14 Comments

Steven Taylor has had a very bad time of it with injuries since January of 2010, when in our promotion season he picked up a serious injury to his knee playing at St. James’ Park against West Brom.

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Steven Taylor – fit again and in fine form
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Yanga-Mbiwa Liking Life In Newcastle – But It’s Cold

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 · 12 Comments

Alan Pardew is using the injustice of having two good goals disallowed in the first leg against Metalist Kharkiv, to inspire the troops to go out and get a good result in the Ukraine   tomorrow night,  and get through to the round of the last 16 in the Europa League.

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Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa – in action against Metalist
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We’re Feeling Better – Atmosphere In Training Very Good

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 · 16 Comments

Davide Santon was on the plane yesterday to the Ukraine for our important second leg game against Metalist Kharkiv, and the big question is what kind of side will Alan Pardew put out tomorrow night.

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Davide Santon – we’re feeling better
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Young Magpie Proud To Be Part Of Newcastle United

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 · 9 Comments

Gael Bigirimana was a steal at £1M last summer from Coventry City, who were relegated from the Championship last season, and Bigi has already appeared 22 times for the Newcastle first team with one glorious goal against Wigan, and he has made a very good start to his career on Tyneside,.

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Gael Bigirimana – after scoring his goal against Wigan
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