Newcastle united Blog Archives for January 2011

Leon Best Out And Steven Taylor In For Stoke Game

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Ben Arfa is on standby to start again on Monday night with Leon Best now definitely being ruled out tomorrow night because of tonsillitis. Leon Best scoring at Villa Park earlier this year But Ben Arfa didn't show much on Wednesday night, and it seems that manager Pardew is still undecided as to who could come in for the 25 [.

Three Players Arriving At Newcastle In January

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The Sunday Sun is reporting today that Mike Ashley will spend some money in January, and that Newcastle expect to bring in three players during the next transfer window. Modibo Maiga to arrive in January There was some similar news a few days ago, and the news continues to say that Modibo Maiga will be arriving on Tyneside early in January, and we we've [.

Liverpool Don’t Want Coloccini – Contract Talks Ongoing

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The Sunday Sun is reporting today that Newcastle captain Fabricio Coloccini is not a Liverpool target in January. Fab Coloccini after scoring late extra time winner at Nottingham Forest There have been reports over the last week that Liverpool manager Kenny Dalglish is keen to shore up his defense, and news had circulated that [.

Freddy Shepherd – Let’s Get Fully Behind Mike Ashley

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Former Newcastle United Chairman Freddy Shepherd celebrated his 70th birthday last night with a party in London, a big party in London. Freddy Shepherd just turned 70 - fans should get behind Ashley And Freddy of course was born and bred in Newcastle, brought up in Byker, and is the son of a lorry driver.

London Club After Alan Smith – Trapattoni Not After Leon Best

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Sam Allardyce signed Alan Smith for Newcastle in the summer of 1997 for £6M from Manchester United. Alan Smith Sam Allardyce interested And he was a favorite player of the new manager, and Sam played Alan in most games, even out on the right wing, but of course Sam's reign was short at Newcastle, and then [.

This Is Why Newcastle’s Cheick Tiote Is Mentally Strong

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Checik Tiote was signed from FC Twente in August of 2010 for £3.5M, and he seems one of Newcastle's best buys for a long long time. Cheick Tiote family now safe in the Ivory Coast When Tiote first arrived on Tyneside, there was trouble in his homeland, the Ivory Coast, and he had to move his [..

Newcastle Fans Can Help Us Keep Our Best Players

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Alan Pardew is very clear that the Newcastle fans can play a very important role for the Newcastle club. Alan Pardew Newcastle fans important to the club The support of the Newcastle fans this season, has been fantastic, and Alan Pardew even thinks the support of their fans can help the club keep their top players on Tyneside.

Modibo Maiga Hot Favorite To Join Newcastle In January

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News today in the Evening Chronicle that sources in France have said that Sochaux striker Modibo Maiga is the hot favourite to join Newcastle in January. Modibo Maiga Newcastle player in January? It's not the first time this has been reported,  and it could be that the deal has already been struck with the French club, and [.

Davide Santon Will Learn Quickly At Newcastle

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Davide  Santon will be a lot better for the 120 minutes he played for Newcastle on Wednesday night, as the Magpies were beaten 4-3 after extra time, in their first defeat of the season. Davide Santon will learn quickly on Tyneside But our lads still put in  a gallant and fighting display on the night,  and we were proud of them.

Taylor In New Mask – Expected To Play At Stoke City

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Steven Taylor is ready to play at Stoke City on Monday night in his newly fitted mask. Steven Taylor seen in his newly fitted mask An American specialist came over this week to fit the mask for Steven,  with Jeremy Murray coming over from Detroit early in the week, to get the job done. And Steven has [.

Danny Guthrie Likely To Get Chance At Stoke City

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Danny Guthrie had a very good game for Newcastle United on Wednesday night in the 4-3 Carling Cup defeat at Blackburn. Danny Guthrie - contract runs out next summer And it was Danny who started that amazing comeback late in the game, when he rifled in Newcastle's first goal of the night three minutes into injury time.

Danny Guthrie Likely To Get Chance At Stoke City

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Danny Guthrie had a very good game for Newcastle United on Wednesday night in the 4-3 Carling Cup defeat at Blackburn. Danny Guthrie - contract runs out next summer And it was Danny who started that amazing comeback late in the game, when he rifled in Newcastle's first goal of the night three minutes into injury time.

Talks Going Well With Coloccini Contract

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The news in the Newcastle Journal today is the the club do not want to sell their captain Fabricio Coloccini. Fabricio Coloccini very well liked Newcastle captain There were reports yesterday, and not for the first time, that Liverpool are now circling Newcastle players once again, this time with their eyes on the Newcastle captain, and maybe even Ryan Taylor as well.

Too Much Is Expected Of Ben Arfa – Give Him Time

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Big things are expected of Hatem Ben Arfa on Tyneside. Ben Arfa in action against Wigan last weekend And Ben Arfa didn't have a good game on Wednesday night  at Blackburn, especially in that first half, but Alan Pardew still thinks the French International can become a very big player for Newcastle, But the Newcastle manager also thinks that too much is being expected too [.

I’m Not Embarrassed To Say We Have Best Fans In The World

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Newcastle United  had an open day for fans at  St. James' Park today, and it looks like around 7,000 turned up for the training. Coaches and players applaud the Newcastle fans today And Alan Pardew has come out and said that Newcastle United have the best fans in the world, and he's not too far away from the [.

We’ll Have A Fight On Our Hands On Monday Night

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Tim Krul has been in sparkling form for Newcastle United so far this season. Tim Krul a fight on our hands Monday night Tim had another good game at Blackburn on Wednesday evening, and he was unlucky to give away the penalty in the 64th minute. Tim knows it will be a tough game [...]


American Specialist On Tyneside To Fit Steven Taylor’s Mask

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There's been very little real news on Steven Taylor's broken nose, and whether he will be able to take the field on Monday night at Stoke City. Steven Taylor mask being fitted by specialist And the news today is that Steven could be wearing a mask on Monday night, where he will be badly [...]


Manchester United Interested In Newcastle Midfielder

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There was news today that Liverpool may bid for Newcastle center-back Fabricio Coloccini, and that's been followed by news that Manchester United may be interested in Newcastle's central midfielder Cheick Tiote. Cheick Tiote after scoring sensational goal against Arsenal With Newcastle 4th in the league table and playing really well, it's not really surprising that Newcastle's top players will get some attention from the bigger clubs in England.

Lee Clark Favorite To Become Leicester City Manager

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News today that Leicester City want to ­interview Huddersfield Town manager Lee Clark for their  managerial vacancy. Lee Clark with Glenn Roeder at Norwich City Former Leicester City manager Martin O'Neill turned down the opportunity to manage at Leicester City again, after former England manager Sven Eriksson had been sacked for poor performance this season.

Lee Clark Favorite To Become Leicester City Manager

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News today that Leicester City want to ­interview Huddersfield Town manager Lee Clark for their  managerial vacancy. Lee Clark with Glenn Roeder at Norwich City Former Leicester City manager Martin O'Neill turned down the opportunity to manage at Leicester City again, after former England manager Sven Eriksson had been sacked for poor performance this season.

Davide Santon Loving Life At Newcastle – I Can Play Much Better

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Davide Santon will be a lot better for playing the 90 minutes and extra time on Wednesday night,  at Blackburn Rovers in the Carling Cup. Davide Santon I can play much better It's starting to sink in a bit that Newcastle lost a good chance to progress in the Carling Cup on Wednesday night, and a possible route to European competition next season has now [.

Newcastle Youngster Returns To First Team Squad

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We noticed that Nile Ranger was on the bench on Wednesday night at Blackburn. Nile Ranger back in the first team squad And we thought he must have been behaving himself, and news today that he is indeed back in the first team squad, after being away for three months. It turns out that [...]


LIverpool Ready To Make Bid For Fabricio Coloccini

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It's not a new story, but the Daily Mirror is reporting again today that Liverpool want Newcastle captain  Fabricio Coloccini. Fab Coloccini - Liverpool interested It seems that Newcastle have players that take Kenny Dalglish's  fancy, as the Liverpool manager has already signed Andy Carroll and Jose Enrique for a combined £41M this year.

How We Came Away Losing That Game Is Beyond Me

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There's a lot of analysis of last night's game going on this morning. Alan Pardew we were brilliant in the last 15 minutes of extra time But really the very simple and easy way to look at the game last night,  is that Newcastle just didn't get the breaks and they didn't get the [...]


Coloccini Thanks Newcastle Fans For Their Terrific Support

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Newcastle captain Fabricio Coloccini was sorry for the Newcastle fans after the side went out of the Carling Cup at Blackburn last night by a score of 4-3. Fabricio Coloccini sorry for Newcastle fans after the game The support shown by the Newcastle fans last night was just phenomenal, and  they made up almost 40% of the 10,600 crowd at the game at [.

Pardew – We Were By Far The Better Side Last Night

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Newcastle had a few penalty appeals last night turned down, that manager Alan Pardew seems to think should have gone Newcastle's way. Alan Pardew at Ewood Park last night Referee Robert Madley awarded Blackburn a penalty after 64 minutes after  Tim Krul had run out for a 50-50 ball and kicked it away, but [.

Lovenkrands – We Need To Move On And Focus On Stoke

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Peter Lovenkrands was interviewed after the Carling Cup tie at Blackburn last night, which Newcastle lost 4-3, when Givet scored in the last minute of extra time. Peter Lovenkrands - after scoring extra time penalty Newcastle were not at their best last night, especially in the first half,  but after going two goals down through Rochina and Yakubu, they [.

Lovenkrands – We Need To Move On And Focus On Stoke

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Peter Lovenkrands was interviewed after the Carling Cup tie at Blackburn last night, which Newcastle lost 4-3, when Givet scored in the last minute of extra time. Peter Lovenkrands - after scoring extra time penalty Newcastle were not at their best last night, especially in the first half,  but after going two goals down through Rochina and Yakubu, they [.

Alan Smith And Two Top Youngsters To Go Out On Loan

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Newcastle are now prepared to let Alan Smith move out on loan in January. Alan Smith available to go out on loan Smith has had a hard time getting any games at Newcastle this season, and he's not on the bench too often either. The news that the club will make Smith available for [...]


Blackburn 4 Newcastle 3 (AET) – Video

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Blackburn 4 Newcastle 3 Video Highlights


Alan Pardew – Fantastic Effort From My Players

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Newcastle gave it everything they had last night at Ewood Park. Alan Pardew - we give it everything Just over 10,000 fans turned up for the game,  and almost 4,00 of them were Newcastle fans who had made the journey across to Ewood Park. But it was the first defeat for a brave Newcastle side this season, who scored two great goals [.

Blackburn 4 Newcastle 3 AET – Magpies Miracle Just Fails

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Newcastle lost their first game this season (technically we didn't sicne the game ended 2-2 after 90 minutes) and after being 2-0 down after 90 minutes to goals from Rochina and Yakubu,  two great goals from Guthrie and Cabaye in injury time sent the game amazingly to extra time.Pedersen put Blackburn ahead again after 98 minutes,  but Peter Lovenkrands scored [.

Incredible Newcastle Comeback – Extra Time Being Played

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Newcastle were 1-90 down to Blackburn after the home team scored after just 5 minutes through Rochina. And then the lads went 2-0 down from a penalty from Yokubu, and Newcastle were still 2-0 down after 90 minutes when an extra 5 minutes were added for injury time. And then Danny Guthrie hit a terrific [.

Blackburn vs Newcastle – In Lieu Of Teams

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I have a clash with the kick off for the Blackburn vs Newcastle Carling Cup tie, because I'll be having radiation treatment. So I'm putting this article out in lieu of the teams it should come out around 7:00pm local time and I'll be back before the end of the game. Let's hope we can get through [.

Blackburn vs Newcastle – Match Preview

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In one sense tonight's game at Blackburn could be considered Newcastle's most important games of the season. It seems that Newcastle's very good start to the season, will mean the side will not be involved in relegation, and now a target could be to try to win the first trophy on Tyneside  since Newcastle won the [.

Ben Arfa Can Unlock The Door For Newcastle Tonight

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Alan Pardew has said today that Ben Arfa has looked fitter than he's ever been since Alan arrived at the club last December. Hatem Ben Arfa - can win the game for Newcastle tonight And when the French International came on last Saturday against Wigan, he began to show some of his form, and he's one of those mercurial players who with [.

Pardew – We Will Be Up Against It At Blackburn

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Alan Pardew has said today that Newcastle will be up against it at Blackburn tonight. Alan Pardew we are up against it tonight Alan says that because he feels the home side always has the advantage in the Carling Cup,  where there must be a result,  and the game will go to extra time and then penalties if necessary, [.

Newcastle Interested In Scottish International Midfielder

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There's another report today that Newcastle may be interested in Celtic midfielder and captain Scott Brown. Scott Brown are Newcastle interested in the Scottish International? Newcatsle were linked with brown in the summer, and it was shortly after manager Alan pardew had talked about the low level of play in the Scottish premier Lague, [.

Leon Best – Yohan Cabaye Is Such A Lovely Lad

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There was a really good interview yesterday with Leon Best, with Evening Chronicle reporter Lee Ryder doing the interviewing. Leon Best Yohan is such a lovely lad Leon answered questions from Lee as he signed autographs for the fans, and he was  complimentary of what Mike Ashley was doing in giving season ticket holders additional season [.

Sammy Ameobi One of The Bright Youngsters On Tyneside

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Sammy Ameobi is a player likely to see some action in the Carling Cup 4th round tie at Blackburn Rovers tonight. Sammy Ameobi - after scoring great winner at Scunthorpe Sammy is one of Newcastle's many bright young stars, and he has so far played 5 Â times for the club, with one amazing goal [...]


Tough To Work Out What Team Newcastle Will Start Tonight

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Alan Pardew will field a strong team for tonight's game at Ewood Park in the 4th round of the Carling Cup. Alan Pardew on the sidelines on Saturday If Newcastle can remain unbeaten tonight, they will go through to the quarter finals of the competition, since a result will be decided tonight one way or another, with extra [.

Pardew Has Sympathy for Blackburn Manager Steve Kean

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Blackburn supporters are  going to protest tonight against their under-fire manager Steve Kean. Under fire Blackburn manager Steve Kean Newcastle are still unbeaten in 11 games this season, but this will be a tough test for the Magpies, and we expect a tough game from Blackburn at Ewood Park. Steve Kean gets a lot of sympathy from the Newcastle manager Alan Pardew, and that's because  the [.

Pardew – It’s All About Desire At Blackburn Rovers

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Alan Pardew has said today that Newcastle will go all out to win something this season. Alan Pardew celebrating Cabaye goal on Saturday And Alan says Newcastle can do that because they have made such a good start to the Premier League and that it seems that Newcastle will be safe this year and that relegation will not be a threat.

Fringe Players Will Want To Impress Tomorrow Night

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Alan Pardew will make some changes to the Newcastle side for tomorrow night's Carling Cup tie at Blackburn, but just how many is a good question. Ryan Taylor's winning goal at Sunderland in August Ryan Taylor has been one of the huge surprises this season, and he seems to have nailed down the left-back position on Tyneside, [.

Newcastle Teenager Could Play At Blackburn Tomorrow Night

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One of the very best youngsters at Newcastle at the moment is Slovenian U21 International Haris Vuckic. Haris Vuckic - could start tomorrow night The 19 year-old has now fully recovered from a broken hand,  and he's been on Tyneside since January of 2009, when he was signed as a 16 year-old from NK Domzale to great fanfare.

Cheick Tiote Has Injured Knee – Doubtful For Stoke City Game

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Newcastle United have confirmed their midfielder Cheick Tiote sustained an injury to his right knee during the club's 1-0 victory over Wigan on Saturday. That's not good news and it will mean that Cheick will certainly not be able to play tomorrow night in the Carling Cup tie at Blackburn, but there again, he has never played in the previous two rounds of the [.

Cabaye Comments On Drink Being Blown Out Of Proportion

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Yohan Cabaye has commented today on players going out drinking in England. Yohan Cabaye - after scoring on Saturday Yohan has brought up the incident earlier this year that saw Leon Best, Stephen Folan and then on-loan Stephen Ireland, now back at Aston Villa, get into trouble for stripping their shirts off in a Newcastle night club.

Alan Pardew May Make Only A Few Changes For Blackburn Game

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Alan Pardew again used his bench wisely on Saturday afternoon, as the changes he made certainly made a difference and had Newcastle playing much better in that second half. Alan Pardew in Tiote's face for some reason on Saturday Ben Arfa we thought made a positive difference in the second half, and Sylvain Marveaux set up Yohan [.

Steven Taylor To Miss Stoke City Game?

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With Steven Taylor having broken his nose in Saturday's game,  Newcastle's streak of five games in the Premier League with an unchanged side may be broken next Monday night at Stoke City. Steven Taylor - getting treatment for broken nose on Saturday It's a strange situation this season because  Newcastle now have a very strong squad but [.

Half Price Season Ticket Offer – Tickets Being Snapped Up Quickly

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Newcastle have announced a half-price season ticket offer. LLambias and Ashley great gesture from the two that run the club After the best start to a Premier League season since back in 1995, existing season ticket holders can now buy as many additional season tickets as they wish, which will be half price, from 2:00 pm yesterday.

Alan Pardew Thanks Fans – We Weren’t Brilliant – We Know That

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We heard the chant of "Alan Pardew's Black and White Army" for the first time on Saturday, and it was clear from Alan Pardew's smiles that he was simply delighted that the Newcastle fans may finally be getting behind him on Tyneside. Alan Pardew - on the sidelines on Saturday Alan is diplomatic, Â and he [.

Cabaye – My Move To Newcastle Is A Dream I Don’t Want To End

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Yohan Cabaye is a very popular player on Tyneside, and that started way back on 10th June, when he was signed by the Newcastle club. Yohan Cabaye runs to the bench after scoring In his first interview at that time, which was in French, the 25 year-old,  who is of Vietnamese descent through his maternal grandmother, talked in [.

Pardew – Newcastle Crowd Know Their Football – Were Brilliantly Patient

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The crowd on Saturday was a good 48,321 which was almost 2,000 more than the crowd last week against Tottenham, Â and only 4,000 short of capacity. Newcastle crowd they know their football It seems that with the good form of the team and the attacking football they are serving up these days, not to [.

Harper On Loan – Shola Ameobi Out Six Weeks – Taylor To Wear Mask

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Shola Ameobi has picked up another hamstring injury and will be out of action for up to six weeks. Shola Ameobi - yet another hamstring injury Injuries have blighted Shola Ameobi's eleven seasons on Tyneside as part of the first team squad, and he picked up his injury against Wigan Athletic on Saturday.

Pardew Keeping Mum On Line-Up For Wednesday

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There were some good things to take out of the game for Newcastle fans in the 1-0 win against Wigan on Saturday. Hatem Ben Arfa likely start again on Wednesday in Carling Cup Ben Arfa looked good in that second half, although he gave the ball away too many times, and Sylvain Marveaux again looked the part in [.

Newcastle Potentially As Good As Anybody In European Football

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Newcastle have the chance to stay high up in the league this season, and it's important to pick up maximum points from the lesser sides of the league. Roberto Martinez on the sidelines yesterday thinks! Newcastle have a tough string of games coming up with the next six opponents being Stoke, Everton, the two Manchester clubs (United then City), Chelsea and [.

Newcastle Are Good And Not Just Lucky

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It was  masseur Micky Holland who Yohan Cabaye ran towards, after scoring the dramatic winner for Newcastle on Saturday. Yohan Cabaye's superb goal after 81 minutes against Wigan It was Yohan's first goal for Newcastle although he's come close a few times, but it was enough to give Newcastle all 3  points and after Manchester United and  Chelsea were both beaten yesterday, it means that Newcastle gained 3 points on those top clubs.

Newcastle Now One Point Out Of Second Place

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The results went Newcastle's way on Sunday, and Newcastle ended the weekend just one point out of second place in the Premier League. Chris Foy sends Didier Drogba off at QPR Manchester United players seemed to almost give up at the end of their derby at Old Trafford, with Manchester City and after 88 minutes [.

Liverpool Reported To Want Coloccini

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What is it about Newcastle players that attracts Liverpool manager Kenny Dalglish? Fabricio Coloccini the Newcastle captain Kenny paid out £35M for Andy Carroll last January and the Gateshead lad is now warming the bench at Anfield, with Liverpool hardly playing their game to the 22 year-old's strengths in the air.

Newcastle Linked With Spanish Center Half

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There is news today that midfielder Javi Marquez is a target of Newcastle United in the January transfer window. Javi Marquez Espnyol's  defensive midfielder or center-back This would be a surprise if the news is true,  because Newcastle seem well stocked in the central midfield position with Tiote, Cabaye, Gosling, Guthrie, Abeid and Ben Arfa all able to play there, [.

Lots Of Work Went Into Yohan Cabaye Transfer

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As we reported earlier this morning, Newcastle do lots and lots of information gathering and analysis for each transfer target. Yohan Cabaye after scoring first goal for Newcastle yesterday And in the specific case of Yohan Cabaye, who got his first goal for the club yesterday, Newcastle had to reassure his agent Newcastle was the [.

Mehdi Abeid Could Become Future Star At Newcastle

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Mehdi Abeid has done very well at Newcastle since he was signed as a free agent in the summer from Lens. Mehdi Abeid 19 year-old future star at Newcastle Mehdi continues to be very impressive on the training ground, and as soon as he arrived at Newcastle on July 1st, Â he was outstanding in [...]


Newcastle Do Massive Homework In The Transfer Market

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The local Sunday Sun today has an excellent article by Mark Douglas, which lifts the lid on what goes on behind the scenes in the transfer market at Newcastle, and it's all very very interesting. Graham Carr - leads massive scouting effort for Newcastle There's a massive amount of work done on each of the [.

Alan Pardew Wants To Win Something At Newcastle

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Newcastle continued to pile up the point in the league yesterday with a hard fought 1-0 win against Wigan at home. Alan Pardew wants to win something on Tyneside Alan Pardew said it would be a tough game and he was right, and after 5 defeats on the trot before yeaterday's game, you have to give credit to [.

Ben Arfa Difficult To Handle – Can Be Big Player For Magpies

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Ben Arfa is back fully fit again according to manager Alan Pardew, and he looked good in the second half for Newcastle in their 1-0 home win over Wigan yesterday. Ben Arfa - can do things other players can't At the moment Newcastle are joint 3rd in the Premier League with Chelsea on 19 points [...]


Newcastle 1 Wigan 0 – Highlights Video

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Newcastle 1 Wigan 0 highlights video


Newcastle Not At Their Best But Get The Win

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Steven Taylor suffered a broken nose in the second half today. Steven Taylor broke his nose today The nose wouldn't stop bleeding and Steven had to leave the filed as few times with blood on his face. Wigan had lost their previous five league games, but they came out and should have been one [...]


Great Cabaye Goal Will Endear Him To Newcastle Fans

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Newcastle made  hard work of it today against Wigan at St. James' Park, but they were a lot more energetic in the second half and got all 3 points when Yohan Cabaye scored a great 81st minute winner, his first goal for the club. Yohan Cabaye after scoring winner and first goal for Newcastle [...]


Newcastle 1 – Wigan 0 – Goal Video

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Newcastle 1 Wigan 0 Goal Video


Newcastle 1 Wigan 0: Cabaye Late Goal Does It – Full Report

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It took a great first goal from Yohan Cabaye after 81 minutes,  to keep the Magpies flying high and get the win they were expected to get against Wigan. But this was not an easy game for Newcastle who were hardly at their best in a lackadaisical first half, but Newcastle mounted attack after attack [.

Newcatsle Are Unchanged For Wigan Game

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As we expected, Â Newcastle are again unchanged for this afternoon's game against Wigan Athletic. This is a test for Newcastle, where they have a chance to prove they can play at their very best against one of the weaker sides in the Premier League, Â with Wigan Athletic second bottom on just 5 points.

Ryan Taylor – I Now Have A Future At Newcastle United

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We've always liked Ryan Taylor, ever since he arrived on Tyneside. Ryan Taylor after scoring great goal at Sunderland And the one thing we've liked about the Liverpudlian is that he's just a first rate professional, who trains hard every day, and the only doubt we had before this season, is whether he would want to stay at Newcastle, [.

Newcastle Will Miss Demba Ba and Tiote in January

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With the African Cup of Nations taking place in January in Gabon and Equatorial Guinea, from January 21st through February 12th, Newcastle will be without both Demba Ba and Cheick Tiote for a number of games. Demba Ba missing for African Cup of Nations And Alan Pardew will be checking on how the two lads are doing [.

Pardew – Newcastle Have To Work Even Harder Now

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Alan Pardew has been drumming it into his players over this last week that there can be no let-up against Wigan today. Alan Pardew - we can't let up The Newcastle manager is afraid some over-confidence may creep  into today's game against Wigan, and he wants his Newcastle side to show the same drive they showed against a very good Spurs side last week.

Santon Settling Down Well On Tyneside

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There is chance that Davide Santon will start today for Newcastle in their home game against Wigan Athletic. Davide Santon settling down well And while we thought there was a very good chance earlier in the week of that, we have a feeling Alan Pardew will again field an unchanged side, because on Wednesday [.

Santon Settling Down Well On Tyneside

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There is chance that Davide Santon will start today for Newcastle in their home game against Wigan Athletic. Davide Santon settling down well And while we thought there was a very good chance earlier in the week of that, we have a feeling Alan Pardew will again field an unchanged side, because on Wednesday [.

Coloccini Close To Signing New Deal At Newcastle

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The Daily Mirror is reporting that the Newcastle captain Fabricio Coloccini is close to signing a new deal at Newcastle. Fabricio Coloccini close to signing a new deal on Tyneside Negotiations started last week after his Argentine pal Jonas Gutierrez signed on to stay on Tyneside for another four years.

Ireland Striker Leon Best Due A Goal Tomorrow Against Wigan

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Wigan have lost their last five league games on the trot. Demba Ba and Leon Best Can they get the goals tomorrow? And we have to hope that tomorrow is not a lucky day for the Latics, and that the stats show they have lost their last six league games by 5:00pm tomorrow afternoon. Wigan are second bottom of the league with just 5 points from [.

Newcastle vs Wigan – Match Preview

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The Wigan game tomorrow afternoon at St. James' Park is a game Newcastle will be expected to win. After their fine fighting performance against a top Spurs side last Sunday, it would be a huge let down if Newcastle cannot get all 3 points tomorrow, but of course we have to remember that every team [.

Wigan Game Is Chance For Magpies To Show They Are Good Side

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Alan Pardew  believes the next three game Newcastle will play are extremely important. John Carver and Alan Pardew supervise training Those games are at home tomorrow against Wigan Athletic, at Blackburn Rovers in the 4th round of the Carling Cup on Wednesday night, and then at Stoke City on the following Monday, which just so happens to be Halloween.

Newcastle Have Been Hurt By Failed Big Signings

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Alan Pardew talked about the owner Mike Ashley, yesterday during his news conference. Micheal Owen injury ravaged time at Newcastle When Newcastle were relegated two years ago owner Mike Ashley had every right to feel let down by the players, since at the time Newcastle had the 6th highest wage bill of the sides competing in the Premier League and yet we [.

Are Ashley And LLambias Starting To Listen To Pardew?

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Alan Pardew held a long press conference yesterday, and as may have been expected with things going so well at the moment, he was asked a big range of questions. Alan Pardew summer window was massive setback for Newcastle And there was a call-in show last night on BBC Radio Newcastle, and the fans [.

Alan Pardew Clears Up Danny Simpson Situation

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Alan Pardew has cleared up what the Danny Simpson situation really is. Danny Simpson has had a tough time with baby Skye-Lorena There have been constant reports of Simpson not being at Newcastle long term, and there were reports over the last few days that had Simpson saying he thinks he will not get another deal [.

Alan Pardew Clears Up Danny Simpson Situation

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Alan Pardew has cleared up what the Danny Simpson situation really is. Danny Simpson has had a tough time with baby Skye-Lorena There have been constant reports of Simpson not being at Newcastle long term, and there were reports over the last few days that had Simpson saying he thinks he will not get another deal [.

Alan Pardew – We Are All In This Together

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When Chris Hughton was sacked last December, the manager most Newcastle fans wanted brought in was Martin Jol, who had just resigned from Ajax, and was available. Alan Pardew winning fans over Martin is now manager of Fulham of course, and here's the result of a poll we conducted just days before Alan was appointed: [.

Alan Pardew – We Are All In This Together

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When Chris Hughton was sacked last December, the manager most Newcastle fans wanted brought in was Martin Jol, who had just resigned from Ajax, and was available. Alan Pardew winning fans over Martin is now manager of Fulham of course, and here's the result of a poll we conducted just days before Alan was appointed: [.

Newcastle’s Crown Jewels – The Tremendous Scouting Network

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There's some good evidence that an area of the club that is doing some great work at the club at the moment is the burgeoning scouting network. Graham Carr has every right to smile doing a great job It's gone a little unnoticed that  money has been poured into two areas of  the Newcastle club over the last [.

Nile Ranger Officially Charged With Drunk Driving

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Nile Ranger unfortunately seems to be in trouble. Nile Ranger - drunk driving charge The BBC is reporting that Newcastle United striker Nile Ranger has been charged with drinking and driving, Northumbria police have confirmed. The actual drink driving offense occurred on 11th September in the Newcastle city center, in the wee hours of the [.

Dutch Reports Suggest Newcastle To Bid £10M For Luuk de Jong

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There were reports in Holland yesterday that Newcastle were leading the race to sign 21 year-old Dutch striker Luuk de Jong. Luuk de Jong £10M Newcastle target? Newcastle were reported to be interested in this player almost a couple of weeks ago in the local Sunday Sun, with both Liverpool and Arsenal also reported to be interested in signing [.

Alan Pardew Has Has Done Wonders At Newcastle So Far

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It's just amazing what Alan Pardew has done at Newcastle since he arrived last December in place of the sacked Chris Hughton. Alan Pardew has done wonders at Newcastle so far And we all know that when he arrived at St. James' Park,  he got no help from Derek LLambias at his first news conference, in  explaining [.

Santon Loves Tyneside – Seems Born To Play For Newcastle

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Ever since we saw David Santon race down the touchline with Sammy Ameobi and mob Jonas Gutierrez, after Jonas scored that wonderful goal at Molineaux a few weeks ago, we've taken a shining to the young Italian. Davide Santon seems to just love Newcastle And it seems that Davide has settled so quickly on Tyneside, that his parents have now returned to Italy, earlier than first planned, [.

Newcastle Signing Taarabt in January Could Be Dangerous Move

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News today in the Evening Chronicle that Newcastle are monitoring the situation regarding Queens Park Rangers midfielder Adel Taarabt. Adel Taarabt wants to leave QPR in January Newcastle transferred Joey Barton to QPR in August,  and Joey has kept his headlines going with that Twitter account of his, and only a few days ago, the new [.

Newcastle Strikers Getting The Job Done On Tyneside

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It looks like Newcastle will bring in another striker early in January, to bolster the striker options at Newcastle. Leon Best - after scoring against Fulham And the other good news is that the current strikers at Newcastle, Leon Best, Demba Ba, Shola Ameobi and Peter Lovenkrands have also stepped up to the plate this seaosn, and have 11 goals [.

Deja Vu – Danny Simpson Denies He’s Leaving Newcastle

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There was news yesterday that originated in the Daily Mirror that Danny Simpson could leave Newcastle in January or next summer. Danny Simpson don't believe everything you hear The former Manchester United right back put this out on his Twitter account today: "Don't believe everything u read, things get taken out of context!

Liverpool Readying £10M Bid For Ryan Taylor

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There's a report out today in Caughtoffside that Liverpool manager Kenny Dalglish is now interested in another Newcastle player. Ryan Taylor - mobbed after scoring brilliant goal at Sunderland Liverpool interested in a Newcastle player is not new news of course, as they have already signed Andy Carroll and Jose Enrique for around £41M this year.

Danny Simpson Leaving – So Is Erik Pieters Coming In?

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It's a rumor that will not go away,  and now Danny Simpson has confirmed he will be leaving Newcastle, either in January or next summer. Danny Simpson on his way in January? Danny signed a contract in January of 2010, when Newcastle were still in the English second division, and his wages are fairly low, and although there were stories that Newcastle had offered him a [.

We’re Playing Downhill In The Second Half – Honest!

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There's always been the view that the St. James' Park has a slope to it. Tim Krul - in action on Sunday what slope? In the first half on Sunday against Spurs Newcastle attacked the Leazes end in  that first half and went one goal down due to an error by Steven Taylor, when he brought Adebeyor down in the box after [.

Can Nile Ranger Still Make It At Newcastle?

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It's hard to know where Nile Ranger stands at the moment, and whether Newcastle will again try to sell him in the next transfer window. Nile Ranger - does he have a future on Tyneside? But Nile had a good game last night and scored two goals for the Reserves in their 3-2 win over Liverpool, and he [.

Will Ryan Taylor Continue At Left Back?

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One of the pleasant surprises of this season, and there are a few of them, is Ryan's Taylor's good form at left back for Newcastle. Ryan Taylor after scoring at Sunderland Ryan was played out of position at left back, after Jose Enrique left for Liverpool toplay for a top four side I know Newcastle are 4th at the [.

If We Win Against Wigan We’re Halfway There

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One of the things that Alan Pardew himself doesn't want to do, and certainly he doesn't wants his coaches or players doing is to get ahead of themselves. Alan Pardew keeping his feet on the ground So even though Newcastle are now playing some good football to go with their excellent results, Alan fends off questions about Newcastle possibly qualifying Europe this [.

Newcastle Have Four Striker Target List For January

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The Newcastle Journal is reporting today that Newcastle have a striker hit-list of four strikers they are looking at closely and will bring anew striker in early in the January transfer window. Modibo Maiga likely signing in January That's the plan in any case and we reported yesterday that negotiations are at an advanced stage for Modibo Maiga [.

Kadar More Confident After Seven Games In Recent Weeks

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Tamas Kadar captained the Reserves last night in their 32 win at home to Liverpool, and he is now hoping his injury nightmare of this last year is finally over. Tamas Kadar while on loan at Huddersfield briefly last January Tamas was injured while out on loan at Huddersfield Town in January, and when he got fit again, he was injured again early in pre-season.

Newcastle Reserves Win And Go Five Points Clear

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Newcastle Reserves won their game against Liverpool last night 3-2,  and go 5 points clear of the Barclays Premier League North Reserves League. Michael Richardson after scoring with scorcher last night They have taken 13 points from their 5 games with the only tim e they were unable tyo win, being the 1-1 draw at Wolves in late August.

Newcastle Reserves Win And Go Five Points Clear

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Newcastle Reserves won their game against Liverpool last night 3-2,  and go 5 points clear of the Barclays Premier League North Reserves League. Michael Richardson after scoring with scorcher last night They have taken 13 points from their 5 games with the only tim e they were unable tyo win, being the 1-1 draw at Wolves in late August.

Newcastle Interested In Coventry City Defender

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News in the Daily Mirror today that Newcastle United are interested in Coventry youngster Cyrus Christie. Cyrus Christie Coventry's 19 year-old first team right back The young Coventry-born defender only turned 19 at the end of last month, and he looks a promising player who is now a first team regular at his home [.

Newcastle Near To Completing Deal For Modibo Maiga

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The Daily Telegraph i s reporting today that Newcastle United are set to sign target Modibo Maiga,  to a long-term deal in January. Modibo Maiga will sign a deal though the summer of 2016 And as we had hoped for, and even suspected, negotiations have been ongoing between Sochaux and Newcastle,  to get the striker on Tyneside,  and [.

Pardew Feels So Sorry For Sylvain Marveaux And Dan Gosling

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Jonas Gutierrez has been in the form of his life this season, and that's meant that players like Sylvain Marveaux have hardly had a look in at Newcastle this season. Sylvain Marveaux - waiting for his chance That's always a challenge for amanager when there is a strong squad at the club, because only 11 players can ever start the game, and only 14 [.

Obertan – I Love the Challenge At Newcastle

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We've been a little surprised at the criticism Gabriel Obertan has received in some games from Newcastle fans. Gabriel Obertan loving the challenge at Newcastle United Gabriel  looks to us like an exciting player, who runs directly at the opposing defenses, and he's got more than a little bit of skill too.

Wigan Will Provide Newcastle With A Different Kind Of Test

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Jonas Gutierrez seems to have taken some the interview duties yesterday and today. Jonas Gutierrez in action for Argentina Jonas seems pleased that Newcastle are more consistent than they were last season, and whereas last term Newcastle would play well against the top teams, like beating Arsenal 1-0 away, they also came a cropper more than once [.

Haris Vuckic Fit Again And Plays Tonight

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Haris Vuckic is now fully fit after breaking his hand against Fulham in August, after he had come on in the second half as a substitute. Haris Vuckic in action for Reserves tonight Haris joined Newcastle in January of 2009 to great fanfare, but has suffered a lot of injuries in the last year, and we [.

Haris Vuckic Fit Again And Plays Tonight

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Haris Vuckic is now fully fit after breaking his hand against Fulham in August, after he had come on in the second half as a substitute. Haris Vuckic in action for Reserves tonight Haris joined Newcastle in January of 2009 to great fanfare, but has suffered a lot of injuries in the last year, and we [.

Sherarer – Lots Of Self-Belief And Togetherness At Newcastle

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Alan Shearer scored 206 goals in 404 appearances for Newcastle United, and in his career scored 379 goals in 733 total appearances. What a player. Alan Shearer great start to the season by Newcastle Add to that 60 appearances for England and Alan Shearer was one of the greatest footballers Newcastle has ever produced.

Gutierrez – Newcastle Deserve To Be Fourth Top

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Jonas Gutierrez recently signed a contract extension to stay at Newcastle until June of 2015. Jonas Gutierrez in action on Saturday And we have to hope that his Argentine pal and the new Newcastle captain, Fabricio Coloccini, who has been in terrific form this season, will soon join him in signing an extended contract to keep Colo on Tyneside beyond his current contract,  which runs out a year come June.

Shola Has His Critics But He Was Fabulous Yesterday

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Shola Ameobi has his critics among the Newcastle fans, but nobody was complaining at the end of yesterday's game. Shola Ameobi after scoring yesterday Shola came on after 71 minutes with Ben Arfa, and he was very lively, and not only that but he scored a brilliant equalizer after 86 minutes that would have taken the roof off St.

Newcastle Getting Their Financials In Good Shape

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The significant thrift that the Newcastle owner has shown since he bought Newcastle about 52 months ago,  seems to be finally paying off. Mike Ashley now having some success at Newcastle Newcastle released their Mission Statement yesterday, and as far as we are concerned it makes for some good reading, and we are very pleased [.

Davide Santon – St. James’ Park Much Louder Than The San Siro

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Davide Santon, the Italian International made his debut for Newcastle yesterday afternoon, as he came on in place of Danny Simpson, with 13 minutes remaining in the game, and with Newcastle 2-1 down. Davide Santon made debut for Newcastle yesterday Its not the first time Davide has played against Spurs, as he was in [.

Alan Pardew Seems So Inspired By Newcastle Crowd

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When Alan Pardew was appointed manager he seemed to have the same characteristics as Chris Hughton before him, and both managers seemed to be inspired by being the Newcastle United manager. Alan Pardew shows his appreciation to fantastic Newcastle fans Chris Hughton did a great job at Newcastle in his short 18 months in charge, [.

Newcastle Character The Big Change From Last Year

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Newcastle have now gone unbeaten in their ten games in all competitions this season. Fab Colooccini tries to put the ball home in injury time And the lads did so well yesterday in their toughest test of the season so far, when they held a very good Tottenham side to 2-2 to get a point and stay [...

Pardew’s Inspirational Team Talk At Half Time Yesterday

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We noticed that after Newcastle went 1-0 down just before half time with an unfortunate penalty conceded, they came out in that second half with all guns blazing. Tim Krul another solid game from the Newcastle goalkeeper And it wasn't long until Demba Ba equalized after 48 minutes, and got his 5th goal in just three games for Newcastle.

Newcastle Improvement A Fantastic Achievement

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Newcastle United put in a superb display of guts and glory yesterday afternoon,  and came from behind twice to keep their unbeaten record and keep their 4th place in the league table. Alan Pardew applauds the great Newcastle fans after the game yesterday As it turns out if Newcastle had lost by one goal yesterday, they would have still been in 4th place ahead [.

Newcastle Are A Good Side – They Can Play!

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Spurs manager Harry Redknapp was disappointed his side couldn't hold onto the 2-1 lead they had held for almost 20 minutes of the second half, yesterday afternoon. Harry Redknapp Newcastle are a good side But then Shola Ameobi, who made a sub appearance after 71 minutes with Ben Arfa had one of those games when [.

Pardew Said It Would Be A Watershed Game – He Was Right

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Alan Pardew said before the game against Tottenham on Saturday that it would be a watershed game, and he was right. Shola Ameobi - scored Newcastle equalizer after 86 minutes Newcastle came back twice to retain their unbeaten record this season, and remain in 4th place in the league. And Newcastle fans saw the debut of 20 year-old Italian full back [.

Newcastle 2 Spurs 2 – Video Highlights

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Newcastle 2 Tottenham 2 Video Highlights


Pardew – We Might Even Surprise Ourselves This Season

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I've got to be honest and say that Alan Pardew went up a notch or two in my opinion, after today's draw against Tottenham. Alan Pardew we are all working very hard Alan did everything he could from the touchline to spur Newcastle on (excuse the pub), and whether it was raising his hands in the air to encourage the fantastic Newcastle supporters , or in the last 20 [.

Newcastle Top The League For Guts, Courage And Determination

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Newcastle showed they may not be the very best side in the Premier League but for guts, courage and determination they are top of the league. Demba Ba scores Newcastle's first goal Newcastle went behind twice against a very good Tottenham side, but both times Newcastle came roaring back with great goals from Ba and Shola Ameobi.

Newcastle United Release Mission Statement

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The Newcastle United Managing Director Derek Llambias has issued a mission statement for the club, on the Newcastle official site. Derek doesn't communicate much with the fans, but when he does it always seems to be a long statement, as this one is, being over 1600 words. Here is the Newcastle mission statement in its entirety: Introduction [.

Newcastle 2 Tottenham 2 – Fantastic Newcastle Fight Back – Report

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In just a terrifc game at St. James' Park this afternoon, Newcastle came back twice to draw 2-2 with a very good looking Spurs side. Steven talor had given a penalty away for a foul on Adebayor jyst before hal;f time which an der vaart dispatched form the spot and newcatsle were 1-0 dwon at the [.

Newcastle Unchanged For Tough Tottenham Game

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As expected Alan Pardew has fielded an unchanged side for this afternoon's tough game at home to Tottenham Hotspur. Tottenham have hit to top form and have won their last four games, but Newcastle are also in decent form, and have yet to taste defeat this season after seven games in the Premier League and two ties in the Carling [.

Hungarian International Experiencing Tough Times On Tyneside

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We were surprised at the news a few weeks ago that 21 year-old Tamas Kadar was finding it difficult at Newcastle, and that his career on Tyneside was in some jeopardy. Tamas Kadar Newcastle career in jeopardy Tamas has had an awful lot of injuries at Newcastle over the last 18 months or so, and even his loan spell at Lee Clark's  Huddersfield Town last January was cut short after only two games, because of a [.

Alan Pardew A Very Hard Guy And Hard To Please Too

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Steven Taylor has today opened the door on what it's like to play for Alan Pardew. Alan Pardew and Steven Taylor - in manager's first day at Newcastle And Steven says the 50 year-old Wimbledon born manager is the toughest taskmaster he's ever worked with in football. It seems that Alan is very hard to please, and he's a perfectionist and [.

Big Test Of Tiote And Cabaye Today

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We put out an article yesterday pointing to the big battle in central midfield that looms today in the Newcastle vs Tottenham game at St. James' Park. Alan Pardew - big battle in midfield today In one corner are Tiote and Cabaye of Newcastle United,  and in the other corner are former Newcastle midfielder Scott Parker and top Croation  midfielder Luka [.

Newcastle Striker Continues To Prove Doubters Wrong

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Leon Best is forming a good partnership with new boy Demba Ba up front for Newcastle. Ba and Best Newcastle strike force And between them they have scored 7 goals in 7 league games for the Magpies this season, with Ba on four goals and Best on three goals. Only recently Best was left [...]


Newcastle Striker Continues To Prove Doubters Wrong

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Leon Best is forming a good partnership with new boy Demba Ba up front for Newcastle. Ba and Best Newcastle strike force And between them they have scored 7 goals in 7 league games for the Magpies this season, with Ba on four goals and Best on three goals. Only recently Best was left [...]


Redknapp Wants Newcastle Fans To Lay Off Mike Ashley

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Harry Redknapp was offered the Newcastle manager job after Sam Allardyce was sacked in January of 2008,  and it was obvious that Harry was first choice. Alan Pardew and Harry Redknapp today's managers in opposition But on a Friday, after he had accepted the position,  he went out to dinner with his wife and some friends, and it was that [.

Redknapp Wants Newcastle Fans To Lay Off Mike Ashley

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Harry Redknapp was offered the Newcastle manager job after Sam Allardyce was sacked in January of 2008,  and it was obvious that Harry was first choice. Alan Pardew and Harry Redknapp today's managers in opposition But on a Friday, after he had accepted the position,  he went out to dinner with his wife and some friends, and it was that [.

Pardew Asks For Help From Newcastle Fans

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In home games, Â the Newcastle fams can be a massive influence on the result. Alan Pardew - wants fans to be positive Alan Pardew has played at St. James's Park and also managed sides up in the north-east to know that's a fact. So it's not really surprising that he has come out today, and [...]


Newcastle vs Tottenham – Match Preview

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Newcastle are in top form this season, and are still 4th top of the Premier League after Liverpool could only draw 1-1 with Manchester United at Anfield this  afternoon, and they welcome a strong Tottenham Hotspur side to St. James' Park tomorrow. If Newcastle can keep their unbeaten record tomorrow, they will stay in 4th position in the [.

Alan Pardew Nails The Defense Every Day In Training

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Newcastle's boss Alan Pardew has drilled and drilled the Newcastle defense on the training field, since the players returned for training on July 1st. Steven Taylor - not getting carried away And credit to Alan and the rest of the coaching staff at Newcastle,  because the defense is now much improved form last season, and while Coloccini and Steven Taylor, along with new Newcastle number [.

Pardew Senses Optimism Among Newcastle Fans

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Most Newcastle fans are much more realistic these days, after the club were surprisingly relegated just over two years ago. Alan Pardew - sense optimism with fans Gone is all the talk about finishing in the top four and all that stuff, but it's also interesting that's where Newcastle are right now in 4th position in the league after 7 league games.

Beardsley Appointed As New Football Development Manager

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Peter Beardsley is one of the best local players Newcastle have ever produced, and his standing in the game, as well as at the  Newcastle club, give him the unique talents to develop and recruit youngsters on Tyneside. Peter Beardsley Newcastle's new Football Development Manager Peter Beardsley was today appointed as the Football Development Manager and the 50 year-old has [.

It’s A Big Battle Of The Central Midfields Tomorrow

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We've often said that Chief Scout Graham Carr is an important cog in the Newcastle United wheel. Scott Parker while he was at Newcastle Graham has essentially assumed the position that Dennis Wise was supposed to do some years ago, but Graham is a good communicator and is part of the team under Alan Pardew.

Alan Pardew – Newcastle On A Fast Track

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Newcastle have made terrific progress this season so far, and that's even more surprising when you think the Tyneside club has lost Carroll, Nolan, Enrique and Barton this year. John Carver and Alan Pardew supervise training But it says that Alan Pardew seems to be doing all the right things at the moment at Newcastle, and the [.

Cabaye – We Want Newcastle Back In Europe

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There's an excellent interview with Yohan Cabaye in the Newcastle Journal today, and this lad seems to be quite a  character. Yohan Cabaye - in action against Sunderland Of course he's also a very good player who seems to just love being at Newcastle. And Lee Ryder of the Evening Chronicle had reported last week that the central midfielder [.

Cabaye – We Want Newcastle Back In Europe

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There's an excellent interview with Yohan Cabaye in the Newcastle Journal today, and this lad seems to be quite a  character. Yohan Cabaye - in action against Sunderland Of course he's also a very good player who seems to just love being at Newcastle. And Lee Ryder of the Evening Chronicle had reported last week that the central midfielder [.

Hard Work And Honesty The Name Of The Game For Newcastle

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Alan Pardew wants to guard against over-confidence and complacency for the game tomorrow against 6th placed Tottenham. Alan Pardew - guarding against complacency And the surprising thing is that after 7 games, Newcastle are  fourth in the league table and will want to stay there by the time the game finishes around 6:00pm tomorrow night.

Alan Pardew – We Fear Nobody At St. James’ Park

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Alan Pardew has done remarkably well,  in his short ten months on Tyneside. Alan Pardew - Newcastle fear nobody at home And Alan has certainly created the side in his own image since he arrived, and the Newcastle defense is now being talked about as one of the best in the Premier League and that's another big  shock for most Newcastle fans.

Newcastle Again Linked With French International Play-Maker

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Metro is reporting that Newcastle may be interested in Marvin Martin. Marvin Martin - can also play with his eyes closed It's certainly not the first time Newcastle have been linked with Martin, and it was the Sochaux play-maker who replaced Newcastle midfielder Yohan Cabaye for France, in the second half of both the recent [.

Marveaux Can Do A Job For Newcastle On Either Wing

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Sylvain Marveaux is a very skilled Newcastle midfielder, who has  finally got back to  top fitness, after spending some time out of the game since last October, because of injuries. Sylvain Marveaux now in top condition at Newcastle When Newcastle signed Sylvain, from under the noses of Liverpool in mid-June, the 11 times capped French U21 International hadn't played football for almost nine months, following some injuries [.

Tottenham Is A Watershed Game For Newcastle United

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Newcastle will soon have some very difficult game coming up, where they'll be lucky to get many points on the board against three of the best sides in the Premier League. Alan Pardew with assistant coaches John Carver and Steve Stone Here's the Newcastle schedule once we arrive at the 19th November,  and these are the games [.

Newcastle Likely To Spend Some Money In January

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Things are definitely looking up for Newcastle United  at the moment, that's for sure. Liam Ridgewell a target in January? I talked on the phone last night with my brother-in-law Michael, who lives in High Heaton, Newcastle and we both agreed we couldn't quite believe how well things are going at the Newcastle club at the moment, but we hope it [.

Gateshead Manager Upbeat On Newcastle Youngsters

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We always  thought  it could be a big win for both clubs by Newcastle loaning out some of their top young stars to the club just over the River Tyne Gateshead. Jeff Henderson on loan at Gateshead And Gateshead are flying high at the moment in second plave in the English Conference, after 15 games, and just 2 points behind leaders Wrexham.

Newcastle Compile Striker List Of Continental Targets

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The Scottish Sun reported yesterday that Newcastle would bid £5M for Celtic striker Gary Hooper in January. Modibo Maiga number one target for Newcastle? In our article on the news last night,  we openly wondered how much truth there was in the report, since we know that Newcastle are still keenly interested in Modibo [.

Newcastle Predicted To Lose Against Spurs – Good!

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Football pundit Mark Lawrenson has predicted that Tottenham Hotspur will beat Newcastle United on Sunday afternoon at Sty. James' Park. Mark Lawrenson BBC pundit And with Mark's record of forecasting results that has to be food news for Newcastle fans. This is what told BBC Sport Online: "Newcastle are still unbeaten this season, although [.

Alan Pardew – We Must Impose Ourselves On Spurs

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Newcastle have done so well this season that Newcastle fans are still trying to get to grips with the success. Alan Pardew with assistant coach Steve Stone And while Newcastle had a good share of luck early on in the season,  the lads have produced the results with some good displays of football and some good individual performances.

Are Newcastle Really Interested In Celtic’s Gary Hooper?

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The Sun is not always accurate in their reporting,  so this story should probably be taken with a pinch of salt. Gary Hooper - can he do the job in the Premier League? The report is that Newcastle United are lining up a £5M bid for Celtic striker Gary Hooper, and that they will go [...]


Things Continue To Look Good At Newcastle

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Newcastle haven't been placed as high in the Premier League at this stage of the season since way back in 1995, when Kevin Keegan was managing the Entertainers. Things are looking up at Newcastle! Newcastle are 4th top at the moment and  in a Champions League position, and we are hoping after the game at home to Spurs [.

Tottenham Game Is No Bigger Test Than Any Other Game

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Newcastle Assistant Manager John Carver seems to be taking on  a lot more of the press duties  these days, and he seems to think the Tottenham game is no different than any other game that Newcastle will play this season. John Carver - great shot of John at training grounds John is making the point to the Newcastle players,  that Sunday's game [.

Yohan Cabaye A Top Professional At Newcastle

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The reports yesterday were that Yohan Cabaye did not have one of his best performances for France,  in their 1-1 draw at home to Bosnia and Herzegovina in Paris. Yohan Cabaye back one day early But that draw was enough for France to win the group and qualify for the European Championships next summer, and Yohan [.

Steven Taylor Told To Keep Head Down For Magpies

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Newcastle's defense is the part of the team that has been so much improved over last season. Steven Taylor in great form this season so far With only four goals so far conceded in seven league games, it's still the best defensive record in the Premier League,  and in fact in all of the  football league.

Mehdi Abeid Looks The Part At Newcastle

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One of the many impressive youngsters at Newcastle is 19 year-old French central midfielder Mehdi Abeid. Mehdi Abeid - in action at York This lad looks a star player of the future and we had reported on Tuesday that he had joined  up with the Algerian U23 side last week, but it seems in the comments he has made to the [.

Spurs Have Some Injury Concerns For Newcastle Game

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Tottenham have some injury doubts for their game with Newcastle on Sunday afternoon at St. James' Park. Harry Redknapp - has injury concerns As`we learned yesterday, Emmanuel Adebayor is doubtful because of a hamstring injury he picked up in the last game against Arsenal, and it's likely he will not be risked at Newcastle.

Ben Arfa Looking Very Impressive In Training

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Newcastle have been training during the International break,  and it has given a chance for manager Alan Pardew to gauge the fitness and form of some of the players not starting in the first team at the moment. Hatem Ben Arfa - looking good in training The most obvious one of the players in that category is Ben Arfa, [.

Newcastle Players All Ready To Go Against Tottenham

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Alan Pardew was a worried man over the International break as he wondered how many of his players would return from the games injured. Alan Pardew things looking up at Newcastle But the good news is that everybody has returned fit and ready to play on Sunday, although Jonas Gutierrez may be a little [.

Newcastle Play In The Most Popular Sports League On The Planet

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The league that Newcastle play in,  and are currently 4th from the top in,  is the most popular sports league in the world. The report on the Premier League was commissioned by the Sport+Markt group in Germany, and the report has revealed some profound statistics about the English Premier League.

Demba Ba Can Become Key Player For Newcastle This Season

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We have to say we've been impressed with the personality of Demba  Ba since he arrived on Tyneside. Demba Ba and Leon Best Newcastle strike force Call him Mr. Humble or whatever, but when he gives an interview, he talks in simple terms and is only interested in working hard at Newcastle and doing as much on the field as he can for Newcastle United.

Can Newcastle Entice The Fans Back To St. James’ Park?

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Time will tell if Newcastle will be able to attract some of their missing supporters back  to St. James' Park  this season. Leon Best scoring at Aston Villa In the three home league games so far this season the average attendance has been 45,271 which is about 7,000 short of capacity, and while we expect a good crowd for Sunday's game with [.

Former Newcastle Player Inducted Into Hall Of Fame

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News today that former Newcastle United left-back Olivier Bernard will be entered into Show Racism the Red Card's Hall of Fame on Sunday afternoon. Olivier Bernard while at Newcastle Bernard will be inducted unto the Hall of Fame at half-time in Sunday's game between Newcastle and Tottenham, by two former Newcastle players, Les Ferdinand [.

David Ginola Backs French Legion On Tyneside

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David Ginola, Newcastle's former winger under manager Kevin Keegan in the 1990s, thinks the new French players will have a big impact at Newcastle. David Ginola very popular player at Newcastle Yohan Cabaye, Sylvain Marveaux, Gabriel Obertan, Mehdi Abeid and Demba Ba were all born in France,  and were signed in the summer by Newcastle for a total of around £8M - which was [.

Davide Santon Captains Italian U21s To Another Victory

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Davide Santon led the Italian U21 side to a fine 2-0 win over group leaders Turkey last night. Davide Santon in action for Italian U21 side The game took place in the Centro d'Italia Stadium in Rieti, and it was the third win in as many games for the Italians and ended Turkey's four [...]


Senegal Manager Clears Up Demba Ba Doubts

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The reason Demba Ba did not train in the two sessions before Senegal's  2-0 win over Mauritius on Sunday, has been cleared up. Demba Ba - didn't train because of poor piches The Senegal manager Amara Traore has today said that the decision not to play Be was simply a precaution, because of the poor state of [.

Cabaye Starts And France Win Their Group – Just

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Yohan Cabaye started for France tonight in Paris and a 1-1 draw against Bosnia and Herzegovina saw France win Group  D, and they automatically qualify for the finals next summer. Yohan Cabaye won 8th cap for France tonight As he did last Thursday Newcastle's Yohan Cabaye started for France and played for 61 minutes before before [.

Danny Guthrie Showing The Right Attitude

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Danny Guthrie signed for Newcastle United on 11th July 2008 from Liverpool, for an undisclosed fee, which was believed to be in the region of £2.5M, on a four year contract. Danny Guthrie - in action at Wolves So Danny's contract at Newcastle runs out next June, and the Shrewsbury-born midfielder has so far played [.

Demba Ba Fit And Able To Play On Sunday

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The Evening Chronicle is reporting today that Demba Ba is expected to be fit and ready to play in Sunday's top Premier League game with Tottenham Hotspur at St. James' Park. Demba Ba presumably he's fit as a fiddle There was news earlier today that Demba Ba had missed two training sessions with Senegal, [.

Alan Pardew And Staff Deserve Immense Credit

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We are surprised as anybody else with how well Newcastle have started this season. Alan Pardew - fantastic start to his Newcastle management career And it's not only that Newcastle are so far unbeaten in 9 games this season and have a fine starting eleven, but it's also the fact that Newcastle have some great [.

Newcastle After Top Young Ivorian Striker

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There was news this morning that Newcastle were maintaining their interest in Blackburn Rover's Junior Houlitt. Wilfired Zaha Newcastle interested in young Ivorian And news in the Evening Chronicle today that Newcastle are watching Crystal Palace teenager Wilfried Zaha. The 18 year old can play striker or withdrawn striker, and the lad is just [.

Mehdi Abeid Chooses Algeria And Plays For U23 Side

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It looks like Mehdi Abeid has decided he'd like to play for Algeria at International level. Mehdi Abeid - training with the Algeria U23 side We had reported that Mehdi hadto make a decision on which country he would like to play for,  and he had already played for the U16, U18 and U18 sides for France, [.

Ben Arfa Back In Newcastle – Raring To Go

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Like the rest of the Newcastle squad not on International duty, Ben Arfa reported back to training at the Benton headquarters yesterday morning. Ben Arfa - back in training at Newcastle A member of Ben Arfa's family was taken ill and Alan Pardew gave the French International compassionate leave, so he could travel to Tunisa [.

Newcastle And Spurs Interested In Blackburn’s Junior Hoilet

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We reported the news in the summer that Newcastle were interested in signing Canadian youngster Junior Hoilet of Blackburn Rovers. Junior Hoilet Newcastle maintaining their interest At the time Blackburn manager Steve Kean was about to make the trip to Toronto, Canada to meet with Hoilet's parents, with the aim of getting him to sign a new [.

Newcastle Not Impacted Much By African Cup Of Nations

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Newcastle will have only two players involved in the African Cup of Nations to run  in Gabon and Equatorial Guinea from January 21st  to February 12th. Newcastle's Cheick Tiote in Ivory Coast colors The African Cup of Nations was first held back in 1957 when Egypt were the winners,beating Ethiopia 4-0 in the final, and Egypt [.

Newcastle Not Impacted Much By African Cup Of Nations

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Newcastle will have only two players involved in the African Cup of Nations to run  in Gabon and Equatorial Guinea from January 21st  to February 12th. Newcastle's Cheick Tiote in Ivory Coast colors The African Cup of Nations was first held back in 1957 when Egypt were the winners,beating Ethiopia 4-0 in the final, and Egypt [.

Demba Ba Knee Injury Causing Newcastle Concern

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Demba Ba was not involved for Senegal in their 2-0 win over Mauritius on Sunday to finish top of their African Cup of Nations Qualifying Group. Demba Ba - Senegal striker has injured knee The Senegal FA have reported Demba Ba had a knee injury and had missed the two previous training sessions, and therefore [.

Leon Best Will Prove His Doubters Wrong

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Leon Best is only concentrating on scoring goals for Newcastle,  and in the Premier League this year, Leon has scored 9 goals in 19 appearances for Newcastle United. Leon Best scoring against Fulham And if that isn't good enough for Ireland manager Giovanni Trapattoni, then so be it. Trapattoni went on the defensive last week on why he hadn't [.

Pardew Concentrating On Spurs Game – And Yohan Cabaye

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Newcastle fans will take a particular interest in the game tomorrow night at the Stade de France in Paris, where France will be taking on Bosnia and Herzegovina in the Euro 2012 qualifiers. Yohan Cabaye in action for France France currently head Group D with 20 points from their 9 games,  and Bosnia and Herzegovina are [.

Newcastle Without Tiote And Ba For African Cup Of Nations

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Newcastle's top central midfielder Cheick Tiote helped the Ivory Coast qualify for the final of the African Cup of Nations next January with a 100% record, as they beat Burundi 2-1 yesterday. Cheick Tiote Newcastle and Ivory Coast midfield star The Ivory Coast finished top of Group H, having won all their six games and they finished with a goal difference of [.

Captain Coloccini Honored To Receive Another Award

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Newcastle United captain Fabricio Coloccini picked up his 2011 Player of the Year award from the Newcastle United Disabled Supporters Association last week. Fabricio Coloccini receiving his award from Chairman Gareth Beard Fabricio has been little short of a revelation in the Newcastle United shirt over the last two seasons, as Newcastle have fought their [.

Liverpool After Dutch Striker – More Competition For Carroll

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We reported yesterday that Newcastle were interested in 21 year-old Dutch striker Luuk de Jong, who currently plays for FC Twente. Luuk de Jong - both Newcastle and Liverpool interested It would appear that the youngster, who has scored 21 goals in 52 appearances for his club, and was their top scorer last season with 12,  is behind Modibo [.

Newcastle Start To Season Has Surprised A Lot Of People

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Peter Lovenkrands seems one of the players at Newcastle who is happy enough to wait for his chance in the team  this season. Peter Lovemkrands great competition for places Peter also seems to be enjoying the camaraderie of the Newcastle squad, which has suddenly become much stronger than it was last season, with the addition of seven good players [.

Italian Youngster Davide Santon Happy At Newcastle

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Newcastle United full-back Davide Santon will lead out the Italian U21 side tomorrow night in a Euro 13 qualifying game against group leaders Turkey, at the Centro d'Italia, in Rieti, Italy. Davide Santon in action for Newcastle Reserves We knew when Newcastle were trailing the 20 year old dull back of Inter Milan in the summer that Italian club [.

Carver – There Will Be No Let Up At Newcastle

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If it's one thing we like about the new management at Newcastle,  it's that Alan Pardew and John Carver will not let the Newcastle players get carried away. John Carver on the training ground The start this season has been great, and with the confidence that has given our players,  we should be pushing ahead and trying to win every game, [.

Hatem Ben Arfa Is A Mature And Cool Guy – Fact!

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Alan Pardew seems to have convinced himself this season, that Hatem Ben Arfa may need special handling if he is to be kept happy on Tyneside. Ben Arfa already matured on Tyneside Ben Arfa is not in the first team at the moment, but  he is still coming back from his nightmare double leg break he suffered at Manchester City just over a [.

Good News – Cabaye Injury Not Serious

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We were a little worried last night that Yohan Cabaye may have damaged his ankle ligaments, and that would have kept him on the sidelines for many weeks. Yohan Cabaye in action for France The Sunday Sun is reporting today that the scan he got yesterday, is showing no damage to his ligaments, and [.

Newcastle Interested In Dutch International Striker

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News today in the Sunday Sun that Newcastle are interested in 21 year-old FC Twente striker Luuk de Jong. Luuk de Jong 21 year-old Dutch International striker Newcastle seem determined to bring in a top striker in  January, to make up for the embarrassment of missing out on a replacement for Andy Carroll in the summer.

Newcastle Interested In Dutch International Striker

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News today in the Sunday Sun that Newcastle are interested in 21 year-old FC Twente striker Luuk de Jong. Luuk de Jong 21 year-old Dutch International striker Newcastle seem determined to bring in a top striker in  January, to make up for the embarrassment of missing out on a replacement for Andy Carroll in the summer.

Two Top Newcastle Youngsters In Action At U21 Level

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Two of Newcastle's top young guns, Davide Santon and Haris Vuckic, were in action last week at the U21 level for their countries and will be in action again on Tuesday night. Haris Vuckic in action for Sloevnia U21s 20 year-old Davide Santon again captained the Italy Under 21 side in their 7-2 mauling of [.

Graham Carr – Newcastle United A Big, Big Draw Overseas

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Graham Carr has done a great job so far at Newcastle,  in the almost two years he's been the Chief Scout on Tyneside. Chief Scout Graham Carr - important cog in Newcastle wheel And we expect Graham is lining up some new players who Newcastle will go after in January, and then next summer, as the thrifty Newcastle [.

Yohan Cabaye Pessimistic About Ankle Injury

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Newcastle midfielder Yohan Cabaye was withdrawn from the France game after 48 minutes last night, Â because of a sore left ankle. Yohan Cabaye fears ankle ligament damage But it seems that after being withdrawn, the French midfielder's ankle has been very painful, and the results are awaited of a scan he was due to [.

Newcastle Captain – We Will Try Our Best To Beat Tottenham

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Fabricio  Coloccini is turning out to be a good and appropriate captain for Newcastle. Newcastle captain Fabricio Coloccini Fab is a low key guy, but also a modest type of player, who does his talking on the field of play, and his type of captaincy for some reason seems to fit in nicely with the new Newcastle.

Europe Beckons For Newcastle – But Not Too Soon

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Fabricio Coloccini played in the European Champions League when he was at Villarreal, on loan from Milan, in the 2003-2004 season. Fab Coloccini more interested in building up Newcastle squad But surprisingly Colo is not keen for Newcastle to get back there too soon, and of course the last time Newcastle United took part in Europe's top competition was back [.

Please Donate To Sir Bobby’s Breakthrough Auction

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Sir Bobby Robson did many great things in his life, and one of them was to start the Bobby Robson Foundation. Sir Bobby Robson at St. James' Park Robson's foundation funds cancer research and treatment, a cause that was always close to his heart, after he had contracted cancer five times, including inoperable tumors [.

England Struggle – Cabaye Gets 7th Cap

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Yohan Cabaye won his 7th cap for France last night as France beat Albania 3-0 in a Euro 2012 qualifier at the Stade de France, and England could only draw 2-2 at Montenegro, after Wayne Rooney was sent off with England leading 2-1. Wayne Rooney - sent off at Montenegro Cabaye started the game and played for the first 47 minutes [.

Newcastle Youth Academy Getting Better And Better

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Newcastle's Youth Academy seems to be getting better and better. John Carver - former Youth Academy Director Mike Ashley comes in for a  lot of criticism from Newcastle fans, but the one thing that he did when he came in, which will bear fruit for Newcastle in the future, is pouring millions of pounds into the Youth Academy.

Why Newcastle Lost Out On A Young Michael Carrick

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Newcastle didn't always have a good  Youth Academy, or even a Reserve side for that matter. Michael Carrick - one that got away When Kevin Keegan was at the club, he did away with the Reserve side, and we never could understand that, but it cost Newcastle a few top youngsters at the time, because where were they going to get a game as they progressed [.

Why Newcastle Lost Out On A Young Michael Carrick

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Newcastle didn't always have a good  Youth Academy, or even a Reserve side for that matter. Michael Carrick - one that got away When Kevin Keegan was at the club, he did away with the Reserve side, and we never could understand that, but it cost Newcastle a few top youngsters at the time, because where were they going to get a game as they progressed [.

Alan Pardew Confident About Upcoming Spurs Test

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Manager Alan Pardew has offered a positive note about the visit a week come Sunday of Tottenham Hotspur. Demba Ba and Leon Best would you like this dance? It's almost a certainty that Alan will field another unchanged side from the side that have won their last two league games, and that will mean Ben Arfa [.

Pardew Still To Be Convinced By Dan Gosling

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The reports earlier this week that Dan Gosling was going out on loan, may not have been accurate. Dan Gosling - still to win over Alan Pardew Assistant Manager John Carver has said that sending Dan out on loan is not on the radar screen yet, but it must also be disconcerting for the Newcastle [...]


Memories Of Kevin Keegan At Newcastle

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Kevin Keegan will return to Newcastle this weekend. Kevin Keegan - in his second management reign on Tyneside Kevin will be in charge of Newcastle one more time,  as the Entertainers will take on a Liverpool old boys side, and the charity game will take place at  Kingston Park this coming Sunday, with a 1:00 [.

Newcastle Could Qualify For Europe Next Season

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Newcastle can still boast the best defense of any team in the football league at the moment, having conceded just four goals in the league this season, in their seven games. Steven Taylor it's all about team spirit And part of that is due to the form of 25 year-old Steven Taylor, who is forging a massive partnership with captain Fabricio Coloccini at [.

Newcastle’s Shane Ferguson Has Gone Missing

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Some rather strange news this morning that Northern Ireland manager Nigel Worthington is unable to get in touch with Newcastle United's impressive defender/winger Shane Ferguson, before tonight's European 2012 qualifier against Estonia. Shane Ferguson - gone missing? Our immediate question would be,  why not?

Some Top Characters Now At Newcastle United

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Alan Pardew is almost the perfect players' manager. John Carver staff have done well to integrate players The Newcastle manager supports his players, has regular communication with them privately, so they all know not only what's going on at Newcastle, but they also know what the manager expects of them.

Newcastle Captain Has Moved Seamlessly Into New Role

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Fabricio Coloccini seems to have seamlessly moved into the role of Newcastle captain this season. Fab Coloccini - great player for Newcastle Coloccini is a bit of a folk hero at the club, and he seems in the best form of his life this season, as he has adjusted so well to the rigors of English football [.

This Is Why Newcastle Works So Well This Season

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Alan Pardew had mentioned at the beginning of the season that he had given the job of maintaining the good team spirit at Newcastle to his Assistant Manager John Carver. Carver and Pardew - two coaches at the top And we were all just a little worried that with Kevin Nolan having left the club, the great spirit of the last two seasons may be in jeopardy [.

Steve Harper To Continue To Help Tim Krul

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36-year-old Steve Harper was back-up to Shay Given during Shay's long spell at the club of 12 years. Steve Harper - a top professional at Newcastle Then when Shay was transferred to Manchester City in January of 2009, Steve got his well deserved run in the first team for two and a half seasons.

Sammy Ameobi Looks Set To Become A Star

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19 year-old Sammy Ameobi has made tremendous strides forward, since making his debut for Newcastle at the end of last season. Sammy Ameobi to become  astar on Tyneside? And Sammy scored the first goal for the Reserves at Bolton on Tuesday night, as a very strong Newcastle Reserves side easily beat The Trotters 3-0 at Leyland, in front [.

Jeff Henderson Sent On Loan To Gateshead

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19 year-old defender Jeff Henderson has joined Gateshead on an initial one-month loan deal. Jeff Henderson - one month lain at Gateshead The Ashington-0born player, who attended Coquet High School, has been at Newcastle since he was 13 years-old, and while he is principally a defender, he can also play in central midfield.

Omens Are Very Good For Newcastle

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Martin Tyler has reported that a team that is in 4th place after 7 games usually end up in a good league position. Indeed Martin had this to say to Sky Sports about Newcastle's current high league position: "In each of the last four seasons, the team that has been fourth at the end of [...]


Newcastle Beat Sunderland Yet Again!

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Mike Ashley, like most Billionaires, had their fortunes ravaged a bit with the massive economic turmoil opf 2008. Mike Ashley - now worth £1.3B But Mike seems to have bounced back nicely in his finances, and by all accounts his business SPORTSDIRECT.com  is doing very nicely, thank you very much. And even his other business [.

Sylvain Marveaux Finally Getting Up To Speed

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When Sylvain Marveaux was signed by Newcastle from under the noses of Liverpool in mid-June, he hadn't played football since the previous October. Sylvain Marveaux in  action against the Columbus Crew Sylvain had been out with a number of injuries, so it's probably not surprising that he has taken some time to regain full fitness, and the same [.

Introducing JJ Hooper – Newcastle’s New 17 Year-Old Striker

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JJ Hooper made his first appearance for the Newcastle Reserve team in the 3-0 win at Bolton on Tuesday evening. JJ Hooper - 17 year-old London born striker 17 year-old Hooper came on in the 72nd minute of that game as a sub to partner the experienced Danish International Peter Lovenkrands up front.

Coloccini Wants New Contract – But You Never Know

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Ever since Jonas Gutierrez signed the two year extension to his contract last week, Newcastle fans have been wondering if the captain, Fabricio Coloccini and fellow Argentine, would also be staying on Tyneside, long term. Fabricio Coloccini - would love to stay on Tyneside The 29 year-old's contract runs out in the summer of 2013, and we would hope that it [.

Marveaux Epitomizes Team Ethic And Camaraderie At Newcastle

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Sylvain Marveaux seems to be building up quite a reputation on Tyneside, for a player who has made just six appearances so far this season for the Newcastle first team. Sylvain Marveaux in action against Nottingham Forest But Newcastle have also only played nine games so far,  and we expect as the season progresses that the French U21 International will play a bigger part in [.

All Newcastle Sides Make Great Start To Season

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It's not only the Newcastle first team that have made a good start to the season. Alan Pardew great job at Newcastle so far so good Newcastle have 15 points from their first 7 Premier League games and are sitting at 4th top of the table at the moment. But the Reserves side, managed [...]


Things At Newcastle Looking So Good At The Moment

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John Carver was in charge of the  Newcastle  Reserves side last night in Lancashire, as a strong second string Newcastle side easily beat Bolton 3-0. Alan Pardew - great credit to this man but can it last? And as we reported earlier today Newcastle fielded a very strong side, and they ended up very easy winners on the night.

Steven Taylor For England!

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It was when Steven Taylor was captaining the England U21 side back in 2007, that it looked like he would become an England regular in the full side. Great shot of two Newcastle heroes at final whistle Saturday And while Steven played for the England B side in that same year, and amassed 29 caps [...]


Lovenkrands – Newcastle Defense Hammered – But We Survived

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The Newcastle defense has been a revelation this season, from the leaky defense that often turned up last season. Tim Krul in great form this season And there are a number of reasons the defense is so improved this term, and one of them is that Tim Krul is showing he's on his way to [...]


Gutierrez Happy With Wolves Goal – But Win Is More Important

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Jonas Gutierrez' place out on the left wing at Newcastle is in a little  jeopardy at the moment. Jonas Gutierrez in action in the World Cup last summer That's because new signing Sylvain  Marveaux is knocking at the door, and the Frenchman seems to be a very good player.   But as usual when Jonas' position in the side is under threat he [.

Gosling To Go Out On Loan – Lovenkrands To Fight For His Place

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Both Peter Lovenkrands and Dan Gosling played in the Reserves 3-0 win at Bolton last night. Dan Gosling going out on loan spell Dan hasn't made the bench at Newcastle in the last couple of games, and he must be desperate to get his career back on track again, after returning from a terrible [...]


Strong Newcastle Reserves Side Wins At Bolton 3-0

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Newcastle played a very strong Reserves side against Bolton last night and came away with a 3-0 win. Peter Lovenkrands in action last night And manager Alan Pardew traveled  with the side and saw new French signing Sylvain Marveuax hit two second half goals for the side. Here was the strong side that Newcastle played last night: Harper, Streete, Henderson, Perch, Ferguson, [.

Tiote-Cabaye Partnership Looking Very Good

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Probably the pick of the summer transfers for Newcastle has been French International Yohan Cabaye. Cabaye challenges O'Hara on Saturday eyes closed Yohan is building an impressive partnership with his central midfield partner Cheick Tiote, and since they both speak French, communication doesn't seem a problem for them on the field.

“Magnificent” Krul Could Get Holland Start – Stekelenburg Doubtful

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There's no doubt that one player who has been in excellent form and one reason why Newcastle have made such a great start to the season is new number one goalkeeper Tim Krul. Tim Krul - could be in goal for Holland Tim is off on International duty and it will be interesting to see if he can start for the Holland side, and become Holland's new number one goalkeeper.

My Players Are Counting The Days To Spurs Game

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Newcastle are riding a high this season, and the win at Wolves last Saturday makes it 15 points out of 21,  and of course Newcastle are still unbeaten this season. Alan Pardew everybody looking forward to Spurs game It says something about the squad when Alan says today his players are just counting the days to the Spurs game, there is so much anticipation about [.

Newcastle Keep Looking For Top Young Talent

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News in the Evening Chronicle today that Newcastle are looking at young Leicester City striker/winger  Jeffrey Schlupp. Jeffrey Schlupp on Newcastle radar The 18 year-old is of Ghanaian descent, and was born in Hamburg Germany in 1992,  and joined the Leicester City Youth Academy when he was just 11 years old.

Strange Decision By ECJ On Premier League Games

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The Premier League have lost their case in the European Court of Justice. Unless we are not understanding the decision fully, it seem to be a rather strange decision. The case was brought by the Premier League against Portsmouth publican, Karen Murphy, for using the Greek satellite decoder to show matches live.

Alan Shearer Not Ready To Manage England

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Newcastle legend Alan Shearer does not think he has the experience to manage the England team at the moment, and we agree with him. Alan Shearer - not ready to be England manager Alan has been in management for two months, Â when he was brought in on April Fool's day back in 2009, to try [...]


Alan Shearer Not Ready To Manage England

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Newcastle legend Alan Shearer does not think he has the experience to manage the England team at the moment, and we agree with him. Alan Shearer - not ready to be England manager Alan has been in management for two months, Â when he was brought in on April Fool's day back in 2009, to try [...]


Rob Elliot Impressed At Hard Working Newcastle Squad

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It looks like Rob Elliot and Steve Harper will alternate the duties of backing up first choice goalkeeper Tim Krul this season. Rob Elliot impressed with Newcastle And Rob was on the substitutes bench on Saturday at Molineaux, and he seems to be upbeat with the Newcastle squad, and impressed with how hard working [.

Magpies After Maiga – “Newcastle Are A Very Good Club”

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News in the Daily Mirror that Newcastle are still very interested in Sochaux striker Mobido Maiga. Modibo Maiga- Newcastle still interested? The news is that Newcastle will reopen negotiations in January for the striker, who they almost signed on the last day of the transfer window in August. It looked like the deal was going through, but Sochaux stalled at the [.

Pardew – One Player Can Change The Team’s Character Quickly

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Alan Pardew has a delicate task at Newcastle now, with the squad seemingly full of very good players. Alan Pardew - at Molineaux on Saturday sun tanned? And of course not all of them can start each game, and there's only 18 that can make the  match-day squad  for each game, and we've already seen some top players not being able to [.

Jonas Shows Class With Great Goal To Celebrate New Contract

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It seemed just perfect when Jonas Gutierrez scored one of his best goals ever on Saturday at Molineaux, to celebrate his two year extension to his contract he signed last week. Jonas Gutierrez - after missing decent chance on Saturday before his goal That will keep Jonas on Tyneside until 2015, and we are hoping the [.

This Is Our Pick For Newcastle’s Best Side – What’s Yours?

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With Hatem Ben Arfa and Davide Santon now fully fit,  it seems a good time to wonder what Newcastle's  best starting eleven is. Davide Santon - in our best side at left back The defense has been unchanged in all 7 league games this season, with Ryan Taylor doing a stellar job, playing  out of position at left-back.

Steven Taylor Now Back To His Very Best For Newcastle

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One of the reasons that Newcastle have been so impressive this season is that Steven Taylor seems to be back to his very best form for Newcastle. Steven Taylor and Coloccini - celebrating great win at Wolves Steven had a very hard time of things from January when he was injured in the games against West Brom and he struggled with injuries and lack of form until Mike Williamson broke [.

Newcastle Are Not The Finished Article – Not Yet Anyway

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Newcastle panicked a little towards the end of Saturday's game at Wolves, when it looked like Newcastle may lose their lead in the game. Tim Krul - excellent display on Saturday But after the match, as always, manager Alan Pardew was down to earth and he even agreed that Wolves should probably  have had a [.

Defense Such A Well Drilled Unit For Newcastle

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Alan Pardew had said the game at Wolves would be a very tough one, Â and he was right. Danny Simpson well drilled defense We would have been satisfied with a draw before the game, Â but once the lads were 2-0 up at the half and played well, a win is all that mattered. The [...]


Alan Pardew Building Newcastle Team In His Own Image

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It seems that Alan Pardew has a lot of characteristics that can make him an effective and successful manager on Tyneside. Alan Pardew - building his own side on Tyneside Alan has a contract through the summer of 2016, and he is very keen to see out his contract at the club. We are hoping that will be the [.

Tottenham Game Looms As First Real Test Of New Newcastle Side

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Fabricio Coloccini has had a great start to his career as the Newcastle captain,  with the Magpies still unbeaten after playing 9 games this season, and currently the lads are back in 4th place in the Premier League, a full 10 points above the relegation zone, and 4 points off 1st place. Steven Taylor and Fab Coloccini happy [.

Newcastle Had Luck – But Spirit There For All To See

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Newcastle were lucky yesterday, Â but they still showed fortitude and team spirit that eventually got them all 3 points, and you cannot do much better than that. Steven Taylor good game yesterday Alan Pardew talked about the Newcastle defense this season: "You don't concede four all season without having people getting blocks in, covering [.

Newcastle Preparing For January Transfer Market

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We have a sneaking suspicion that if Newcastle's good form (and fortune) continues through the end of the year, the  Newcastle Board may surprise us all with as many as three new players brought in during the January transfer window. Alan Pardew at Wolves yesterday The reasons for that are that Newcastle will have a [.

Newcastle Preparing For January Transfer Market

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We have a sneaking suspicion that if Newcastle's good form (and fortune) continues through the end of the year, the  Newcastle Board may surprise us all with as many as three new players brought in during the January transfer window. Alan Pardew at Wolves yesterday The reasons for that are that Newcastle will have a [.

Newcastle Continue To Build Up Club – More To Come

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There's a very good article in the Sunday Sun today by Mark Douglas, Â that will be great news to Newcastle fans, because it shows the building of the club,s quad and facilities at Newcastle will continue full steam ahead under Alan Pardew. Mehdi Abeid top youngster who is loving it at Newcastle And if [.

Newcastle Continue To Build Up Club – More To Come

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There's a very good article in the Sunday Sun today by Mark Douglas, Â that will be great news to Newcastle fans, because it shows the building of the club,s quad and facilities at Newcastle will continue full steam ahead under Alan Pardew. Mehdi Abeid top youngster who is loving it at Newcastle And if [.

A Top Eight Finish Would Be Great For Newcastle

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Newcastle looked good in that first half yesterday but as the second half went on we seemed to be more and more on the defensive. Demba Ba - scored one and missed one yesterday It was Wolves at Molineaux and although they are not a top team they can give many sides a tough time [...]


15 Points from 21- I’ll PInch Myself Tonight

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Newcastle have four wins and three draws in the Premier League from seven games, and have won another two games in the Carling Cup. Tim Krul had great game against Wolves So is that a good start to the season for Newcastle? You  bet your life it is, and the Newcastle manager Alan Pardew seems to be like the rest [.

The Result, If Not The Performance, Was Excellent Today

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Alan Pardew probably thinks Newcastle were a little bit lucky to get all 3 points in the game today, even though Wolves didn't score their goal until the 88th minute. Alan Pardew Wolves should have had a penalty But Newcastle did have some luck this afternoon and recorded only their second win in the last 20 visits to Wolves.

Our Goalie Was The Best Player Today – Pardew

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Newcastle manager Alan Pardew is nothing if not perfectly straight. Tim Krul - had excellent game today And even though Newcastle came with a few minutes of getting another clean sheet,  Alan Pardew didn't think the lads deserved one. And yes, Newcastle had the rub of the green in today's game, which has been the case in the vast majority of Newcastle games this [.

Wolves 1 Newcastle 2 – Video Highlights

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Here are the highlights of today's game when Newcastle beat Wolves 2-1 at Molineaux.


Wolves 1 Newcastle 2 – Magpies Win Again – Report

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This win was a lot more comfortable than the 2-1 scoreline would suggest, since Wolves got their goal at the death after 88 minutes, to prevent the Newcastle defense from registering their 4th clean sheet of the season. While Wolves had a number of chances in the first half and two decent appeals for a penalty, overall Newcastle contained them well, and in the second half Newcastle were seeing the win out [.

As Expected Newcastle Unchanged At Molineaux

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As expected,  Newcastle manager Alan Pardew will field an unchanged side at Wolves today, and it's the same side that easily beat Blackburn 3-1 at home last Saturday. This will be the 7th league game in a row this season that Alan  Pardew has chosen an unchanged defense, winch currently has the best record in the football league of all [.

Davide Santon Giving Pardew Even More Headaches – Good

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One of the difficulties Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has these days on Tyneside,  is which players to pick for the first team, and then who to leave out of the substitutes bench. Davide Santon giving Alan Pardew more selection problems And Newcastle have such a good squad that there are some very very good players not making the game squad of 18 these [.

Maverick Gutierrez Sings And Dances And Messes Around

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Jonas Gutiérrez will be at Newcastle for another four years,  and the news of him signing his new contract extension was well received by Geordie fans. Jonas Gutierrez - flair player Jonas is a bit of a character, but he follows his instructions from the manager in each game down to the letter, as Alan [.

Maverick Gutierrez Sings And Dances And Messes Around

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Jonas Gutiérrez will be at Newcastle for another four years,  and the news of him signing his new contract extension was well received by Geordie fans. Jonas Gutierrez - flair player Jonas is a bit of a character, but he follows his instructions from the manager in each game down to the letter, as Alan [.

Pardew Waiting To Find Out Just How Good Newcastle Are

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It seems that Alan Pardew is just like the Newcastle fans,  in that he is waiting to find out just how good the team turns out to be this season. Ben Arfa - this lad could make Newcastle a better team It seems that Alan has done more than a decent job of preventing  the lads getting complacent and he has managed to prepare them well for most games [.

Newcastle Captain Wins Top Award – Magpies Manager Doesn’t

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Good news yesterday that the Newcastle United captain, Fabricio Coloccini, has been named the 2011 North East footballer of the year by the north east's top football journalists. Fabricio Coloccini 2011 North East footballer of the year So things have gone really well for the Argentine this year so far, with him being handed the [.