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

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Swansea Reach Premier League With 4-2 Win Over Reading

Monday, May 30th, 2011 · 520 Comments

The was joy and jubilation this afternoon among the Welsh fans, when Swansea beat Reading 4-2 in the Championship Playoff final at Wembley, to become the first ever Welsh side to make it to the Premier League.

Scott Sinclair scores Swansea’s second goal
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Newcastle After Top Young Canadian Forward

Monday, May 30th, 2011 · 339 Comments

Surprise news today in the Evening Chronicle, that Newcastle fancy young David Hoilett of Blackburn Rovers.

David Hoilett – impressive young forward
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Newcastle Off To Great Start With Cabaye Capture

Monday, May 30th, 2011 · 83 Comments

The news that Lille’s Johan Cabaye has decided to join Newcastle United, got the Magpies off to a very good start in this summer’s vital transfer window.

Gervinho – another Newcastle target
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Alan Pardew Tries To Clarify Goalkeeping Situation

Monday, May 30th, 2011 · 82 Comments

Tim Krul is in the Dutch squad for the upcoming Euro 2012 qualifiers.

Tim Krul – number one goalkeeper next season?
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Joey Barton Decision To Stay Also A Financial One

Monday, May 30th, 2011 · 93 Comments

There was news all over the papers yesterday,  that Everton wanted Joey Barton and were willing to pay £4M for him.

Joey Barton – wants to see out Newcastle contract

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Lille Club Confirms Cabaye Move To Newcastle

Monday, May 30th, 2011 · 158 Comments

We watched the Lille game against Rennes yesterday, which ended in a 3-2 home victory for the French Champions, and French top scorer Moussa Sow scored a good hat trick for Lille – full name Lille Olympic Sports Club (LOSC).

Johan Cabaye – definitely joining Newcastle
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