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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 Could Even Do Well In Europe This Season

Monday, February 4th, 2013 · 27 Comments

Before our two wins at Aston Villa and at home to Chelsea on Saturday – we didn’t really give a hoot about the Europa League, when we’ll be playing Metalist Kharkiv of the Ukraine at home a week on Thursday, and then a week later we’ll play them in the second leg at at their place

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Massadio Haidara – could make his debut in Europa League
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Sissoko – Team-Mates And Manager Have Been Fantastic

Monday, February 4th, 2013 · 33 Comments

Newcastle’s new hero Moussa Sissoko has again talked to the local papers today – and has said how his team-mates have helped him big time since he signed a week last Friday, and the French International has now given two stalwart performances in the middle of the park for Newcastle at Aston Villa and at home to Chelsea on Saturday – two games that Newcastle have won, and we are now 6 points above the relegation zone.

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Moussa Sissoko – fantastic game on Saturday
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Danny Simpson Knocked Out In Manchester Street Brawl

Monday, February 4th, 2013 · 40 Comments

News today that Danny Simpson, the Newcastle right-back, got into a scuffle in his home town of Manchester, at some takeaway at 4:00 am on Sunday morning, and there are pictures of Danny having been knocked out cold in the Monday papers today.

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Danny Simpson – beaten up at 4:00 am on Sunday morning [Read more →]

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Ivory Coast Beaten By Nigeria – Cheick Tiote On His Way Home

Sunday, February 3rd, 2013 · 378 Comments

Cheick Tiote will be on his way home from South Africa after the Ivory Coast – the favorites – were beaten 2-1 by Nigeria in the quarter finals of the African Cup Of Nations (AFCON) in Rustenburg, South Africa today.

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Cheick Tiote and Emamnuel Emanike clash today as Nigeria win 2-1
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Sissoko Has Already Paid Newcastle Back Handsomely – Pardew

Sunday, February 3rd, 2013 · 179 Comments

The new 23 year-old star player at Newcastle this last week has been Moussa Sissoko, and Newcastle have obviously made the correct decision in getting this lad in during the January transfer window, instead of getting him for nothing in the summer, when his contract would have run out at the end of June.

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Alan Pardew – delighted with his new super-star – Moussa Sissoko
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