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

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For Mike Ashley It’s Pay Now Or Pay Later

Friday, January 4th, 2013 · 48 Comments

If Mike Ashley is as astute a business man as we think he is, he will support Alan Pardew big time in this transfer window, and if you look at the financials at stake,  it’s easy to understand why.

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Mike Ashley – we expect him to give Alan Pardew the funds necessary
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Newcastle Close To Bidding For French International Striker

Friday, January 4th, 2013 · 36 Comments

There is news today that Newcastle are close to putting in an offer for 26 year-old French international striker Loic Remy (he turned 26 on Wednesday), and that goes with the news yesterday that Newcastle had entered into discussions for the former Lyon and Nice striker, who Newcastle have tracked since 2008.

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Loic Remy – Newcastle in negotiations for this player
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Alan Pardew Pleads With Newcastle Owner For Transfer Funds

Friday, January 4th, 2013 · 36 Comments

Alan Pardew has called on Newcastle owner Mike Ashley to cough up the money for a star striker in January, to replace the departing Demba Ba, who is expected to be announced as a Chelsea player this morning – with news that he passed his medical last night in London.

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Mike Ashley – where’s the money Mike?
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Newcastle In Negotiations For Marseilles Striker

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 · 576 Comments

Newcastle have today opened talks with 25 year-old Marseilles striker Loic Remy, according to reports in France, and Newcastle will try to close the deal as quickly as possible, although Tottenham and QPR are also interested.

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Loic Remy – Newcastle said to be in negotiations
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Pardew Wants Power And Pace – But Money Tight

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 · 225 Comments

Alan Pardew has said today that money is tight at Newcastle,  but it’s always been tight under Mike Ashley, but that news will still not please Newcastle fans, who have seen our team be only a shadow of the side we were last season.

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Alan Pardew – in important meeting this afternoon
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