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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 Battle Juventus For Top Midfielder

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 · 12 Comments

Newcastle have been linked recently with Toulouse French International midfielder Moussa Sissoko, but it looks like Newcastle may have to battle it out with Juventus for the 23 year-old, who becomes a free agent in the summer.

Moussa Sissoko – Juventus also interested
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→ 12 CommentsTags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle New Boy Getting To Grips With English Football

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 · 38 Comments

Club Brugge play in the Jupiler Pro League in Belgian, and it seems that Vurnon Anita, our new £6.6M signing from Ajax in the summer, could get another start tomorrow night, after playing the whole game at Anfield on Sunday.

Vurnon Anita trying to contain Raheem Sterling on Sunday
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→ 38 CommentsTags: Europa League · European Competition · Newcastle News · Vurnon Anita

Clube Brugge Manager Wants £3M Severance Package

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 · 4 Comments

There’s news coming through that sacked Club Brugge manager George Leekens wants £3M in a severance package from his former club, after he was fired following the club’s fifth successive defeat last weekend.

George Leekens – legal dispute with Club Brugge
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→ 4 CommentsTags: Europa League · Financials · Newcastle News

Local Lad Making His Mark At Newcastle

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 · 3 Comments

Sammy Ameobi is one of the players who is coming through strongly for Newcastle this season, along with Shane Ferguson, and we expect the 20 year-old to start tomorrow night – maybe on the left wing – when we take on Club Brugge in the Europa League.

Sammy Ameobi – comes on for Demba Ba at Liverpool
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→ 3 CommentsTags: Europa League · European Competition · Newcastle News · Premier League · Sammy Ameobi

Newcastle’s Man Of Steel Reveals Secret Of Success

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 · 7 Comments

Shane Ferguson has played very well this season, and he is now regularly introduced as a sub into Premier League games, and starts the Europa League games, either at left back or out on the left-wing.

Shane Ferguson – man of steel
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