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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 Get Wolves At Home In 3rd Round Of EFL Cup

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 · 22 Comments

Newcastle will face Wolves at home in the third round of the EFL (League) Cup after the draw was made tonight.

Sunderland are at QPR after they beat Shrewsbury tonight with a late 83rd goal from Januzaj.

Third round ties will be played the week of September 19th.

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Inside St. James Park – Courtesy Of Robins TV – Video

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 · 48 Comments

Here’s a terrific video taken by Robins TV (Cheltenham Town FC exclusive) yesterday on their visit to St. James’ Park and it shows places fans don’t see unless they get the tour of the beautiful stadium.

Rafa is now building a Newcastle United side to match the stadium!

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Newcastle Fans React On Twitter To Yedlin Signing

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 · 116 Comments

Newcastle fans have taken to Twitter on the news that 23 year-old Seattle-born DeAndre Yedlin is the 9th new signing for Newcastle United this summer.

Daryl Janmaat left earlier today for Watford and Rafa Benitez certainly doesn’t mess around.

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It’s Official – DeAndre Yedlin Signs Five Year Deal At Newcastle

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 · 26 Comments

It’s been a busy day on Newcastle’s web-site and the club have just announced the signing of Tottenham right back DeAndre Yedlin on a five year deal, after the American passed his medical.

The 23 year-old becomes the 9th player signed by Rafa Benitez this summer as the Spanish manager is completely rebuilding the Newcastle squad.

DeAndre is thought to have cost us £5M.

Newcastle United Unveil New Signing DeAndre Yedlin

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Newcastle Still Making A Profit In Summer Transfer Market

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 · 67 Comments

Things may change before the end of today with DeAndre Yedlin expected to sign for £5M, but so far Newcastle have made a profit of £12M in the transfer market with 8 senior players coming in and 13 bring sent out permanently or on loan.

Four of those players did not have their contracts renewed.


Daryl Janmaat – assuming it’s a £7.5M fee to Watford
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