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

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Pardew Thinks We Can Win – Here’s The Team To Do It

Friday, March 29th, 2013 · 41 Comments

You may criticize Alan Pardew, but it’s hard to criticize his positive outlook on football and the fact that he goes into every single game with a plan to win it – and that’s unlike some recent Newcastle managers – particularly Sam Allardyce.

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Alan Pardew – seems confident enough about tomorrow
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Magpies Given Little Chance Tomorrow – Time For A Surpise

Friday, March 29th, 2013 · 7 Comments

Shola Ameobi is finding it difficult to get playing time at the moment in the Newcastle starting line up, after we brought in Yoan Gouffran and Moussa Sissoko, and they are regular starters in the side.

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Shola Ameobi – after scoring penalty against Metalist
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Ben Arfa To Play Again This Season – Uncertainty About Injury?

Friday, March 29th, 2013 · 9 Comments

It seems that Hatem Ben Arfa’s hamstring injury has improved significantly in the last two weeks, as he has been rehabilitating in France, and the improvement is enough to have the Newcastle manager think he could even play again this season.

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Ben Arfa in action against Anzhi in Moscow
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To Make The Top 10 – It’s Difficult, Very Difficult

Friday, March 29th, 2013 · 17 Comments

Two of the five Frenchmen who signed in January are injured at the moment, and will miss the game at the Etihad Stadium tomorrow, which will be a tough game for our lads.

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Yoan Gouffran scoring at Tottenham
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Are These Newcastle’s New Strips?

Friday, March 29th, 2013 · 23 Comments

This picture is in The Mag today, and we wonder if they are the new strips Newcastle will start using next season?

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Not sure if these away strips are genuine – any idea?

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