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

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Youngsters Create Selection Dilemma For Newcastle Manager

Saturday, October 27th, 2012 · 9 Comments

We’ve noticed that the other English clubs in Europe this season do not make too many changes for their best sides, and certainly Liverpool and Tottenham played almost their strongest sides in the Europa league on Thursday night.

Sammy Ameobi – had good game against Club Brugge
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Newcastle Have Had Trouble With WBA These Last Two Seasons

Saturday, October 27th, 2012 · 26 Comments

In last season’s home game against West Brom, Shane Long in particular caused Newcastle all kinds of problems at the back, as they counter-attacked Newcastle and won the game 3-2, so the lads will need to come up with just how to combat Shane Long’s speed tomorrow.

Shane Long – danger man tomorrow?
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Pardew – Adam Campbell As Good As Any Player In Training

Saturday, October 27th, 2012 · 6 Comments

We are now seeing some youngsters starting to really come through and threaten for first team starting positions at Newcastle, and certainly on Thursday night Shane Ferguson and Sammy Ameobi both had very good games, and certainly impressed manager Alan Pardew.

Adam Campbell – as good as anybody in training
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This Is Why Alan Pardew Has No Worries About Papiss Cisse

Saturday, October 27th, 2012 · 7 Comments

Papiss Cisse didn’t look too comfortable in Thursday night’s s game against Club Brugge,  and he missed a sitter after just 15 minutes,  set up so brilliantly for him by 21 year-old Shane Ferguson, with one of those exquisite and perfect left-wing crosses.

Papiss Cisse – in action against Club Brugge
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Is This French Striker About To Arrive At Newcastle In January?

Friday, October 26th, 2012 · 60 Comments

There is news in L’Equipe that former Arsenal and Middlesbrough striker Jeremie Aliadiere, could make a return to the Premier League with Newcastle United.

29 year-old Jeremie Aliadiere – now at Lorient
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