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

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Reserves End Tour With Defeat – Valencia After Coloccini

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 · 40 Comments

The Newcastle Reserve side played their third and final game in Holland, but were beaten 3-2 by Almere City this afternoon.

Newcastle Development coaches look on this afternoon
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→ 40 CommentsTags: Fabricio Coloccini · Pre-Season · Reserves · Transfer News and Rumours

We Have Shaken Hands Like Grown Men Should

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 · 135 Comments

More news today on the aftermath of Jose Enrique’s tweet criticizing  Newcastle owner, Mike Ashley, on Sunday.

The open training season – photo taken by Newcastle supporter Kevin Lively
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→ 135 CommentsTags: Jose Enrique · Newcastle News

Newcastle Considering Both Jermain Defoe And Peter Crouch

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 · 61 Comments

Alan Pardew has said that Newcastle are now ahead of the game,  in their urgent endeavors to bring in a new striker, and also to  bring in another left-back for Jose Enrique.

Jermain Defoe – Pardew considering the striker
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→ 61 CommentsTags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Coloccini And Tiote Doubtful For Tonight’s Columbus Crew Game

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 · 40 Comments

It seems that captain Fabricio Coloccini and top Ivory Coast midfielder Cheick Tiote, are both doubtful for tonight’s game against the Columbus Crew in Ohio.

Paul Dummett – will likely play tonight
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→ 40 CommentsTags: Cheick Tiote · Fabricio Coloccini · Injuries · Newcastle News · Paul Dummett

Ben Arfa Damaged Ligaments – Misses First Two Games Of Season

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 · 23 Comments

Ben Arfa will miss at least the first two Premier League games of the season, against Arsenal at home on August 13th, and then local rivals Sunderland away on the following weekend.

Ben Arfa – relaxing in Kansas – before his ankle injury
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→ 23 CommentsTags: Hatem Ben Arfa · Injuries · Newcastle News

Newcastle After Left Back to Replace Enrique

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 · 169 Comments

The Journal is reporting today that Newcastle are already after an experienced left-back to replace Jose Enrique.

Wayne Bridge – linked with Newcastle
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→ 169 CommentsTags: James Tavernier · Newcastle News · Shane Ferguson · Transfer News and Rumours