Newcastle united Blog Archives for January 2012

Pardew – We Go To Chelsea To Give It Our Best Shot

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It's true that Newcastle's Champions League qualification was impacted by our defeat at Wigan on Saturday. Pardew - we apologize for that bad 45 minutes But the lads had won six game sin a row, in the most difficult league in the world, and an end to that winning run had to come sometime. That it came [.

Newcastle Checking On Dutch Stars Yesterday

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Alan Pardew attended FC Twente's 2-1 home defeat against  Ajax yesterday at the  De Grolsch Veste, which drew a crowd of 30,000. Ajax players celebrating after 2-1 win at FC Twente yesterday We assume Pardew was watching some center-backs, with the Brazilian Douglas playing for Twente, and both Jan Vertonghen and Toby Alderweireld in central [.

We Want To Surprise Some People At Stamford Bridge

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Danny Simpson is the second  Newcastle player to come out and apologize to the Newcastle fans,  for the dreadful display on Saturday at Wigan. Danny Simpson apologizes to the fans Cheick Tiote was first out of the blocks immediately following the game, and Danny had chipped in this morning. This is what Simpson told the local press today: "We've [.

Injury Concerns For Newcastle At Chelsea

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News today that both Danny Simpson and Yohan Cabaye are doubts for Newcastle's trip to Chelsea on Wednesday. Yohan Cabaye injury doubt for Chelsea Both suffered knocks on Saturday at Wigan, and with the game with Chelsea being so close, it may be that they will not make the game. And Alan Pardew has [.

This Is The Big Money To Be Made In Champions League

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There is a huge difference in the money European clubs get,  depending on whether they are in the Champions League or the Europa League. The UEFA Champions League Trophy the European Cup And all the big money is in the Champions League,  which is why Mike Ashley has asked Alan Pardew to try to get Newcastle into Europe's top [.

This Is The Big Money To Be Made In Champions League

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There is a huge difference in the money European clubs get,  depending on whether they are in the Champions League or the Europa League. The UEFA Champions League Trophy the European Cup And all the big money is in the Champions League,  which is why Mike Ashley has asked Alan Pardew to try to get Newcastle into Europe's top [.

Manchester Derby Will Decide Premier League – Nonsense

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Alan Pardew's comments after the 4-0 defeat at Wigan on Saturday, seemed to be aimed at his players. Fab Coloccini - we are still having a good season If you read what Alan said he was talking about when we've had poor results in the past the players have come back big time in the next game, and he will be hoping [.

Manchester Derby Will Decide Premier League – Nonsense

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Alan Pardew's comments after the 4-0 defeat at Wigan on Saturday, seemed to be aimed at his players. Fab Coloccini - we are still having a good season If you read what Alan said he was talking about when we've had poor results in the past the players have come back big time in the next game, and he will be hoping [.

Manchester United Interested In Newcastle Target

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Swansea's on-loan midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson has told Hoffenheim he wants to leave the Bundesliga club at the end of the season. Gylfi Sigurdsson in action for Swansea Newcastle have been linked with the player who is currently on loan at Swansea, and the former Reading star is now attracting the attentions of Manchester United.

Wigan Did A Job On Us – But Our Confidence Is Still High

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It's hard to put the finger on just why Newcastle were so poor in that first half at Wigan on Saturday. Roberto Martinez and Dave Whelan Wigan safe again? But with only three games now remaining,  the positive thing is that Newcastle should be ready for each game, against Chelsea, Manchester City and Everton.

Newcastle Linked With Red Devils Defender

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News in the Sunday Mirror today that Newcastle are ready to sign Manchester United youngster Ezekiel Fryers. Ezekiel Fryers Newcastle interested in 19 year-old defender The 19 year-old can play center-back or left back, and he has already appeared six times for the Manchester United first team. The 6′ tall younger was born and bred in [.

Tottenham Win 2-0 And Go Above Newcastle

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Spurs had a comfortable 2-0 win at White Hart Lane today against relegation fighting Blackburn, and go level on points with Newcastle, but above the Magpies on goal difference. Van der Vaart scoring after 22 minutes Newcastle drop down the 5th place,  so both Chelsea and Spurs today have taken advantage of Newcastle's slip up yesterday at Wigan, and gained 3 points on the [.

Chelsea 6-1 Win Brings Them Within A Point Of Newcastle

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We suppose after beating Barcelona it's what you would expect. Fernando Torres hat trick for Chelsea today Chelsea smashed QPR at home today and were 1-0 up after 45 seconds through Daniel Sturridge , and 4-0 up after just 25 minutes, and ended up winning the game 6-1 after Cisse got a late goal for QPR.

Alan Pardew Is Under-Performing At Newcastle?

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Alan Pardew has been in football management for over fourteen years. Alan Pardew at Newcastle his win percentage matches his average over his management career Pardew's first experience as a manager came in March of 1998, when he was appointed as the caretaker manager at Reading, after the departure of Terry Bullivant.

Tiote – It Was A Shock But We’ll Cheer Up Fans At Chelsea

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Cheick Tiote is the first player to come out and apologize to the travelling fans for yesterday's performance at Wigan. Don't think just get back in there and win that ball! It's history now, but Newcastle were hopeless in that first half but were much improved in the second half. Papiss Cisse failed to [.

Newcastle’s Steven Taylor Back Soon

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It must be hard for local lad Steven Taylor to be sitting on the sidelines,  when Newcastle are doing so well in the Premier League. Steven Taylor should be back for pre-season training Newcastle have already qualified for the Europa League,  and while yesterday's disaster at Wigan will hamper Newcastle's chances of getting into the top four and the Champions [.

Alan Pardew – The Intensity Will Be There At Chelsea

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Its seems that Alan Pardew said all the right things in the dressing room before the game at Wigan yesterday. You should have kept the ball Alan And it certainly seems that he has said all the right things after the game, but Newcastle were still pummeled  at the DW Stadium,  because the Wigan players had about twice the intensity the Newcastle players had, at least in the first 45 minutes when they [.

Pardew Tells The Truth – Newcastle Beaten By Better Side

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Wigan have now won five of their last seven games and one of the two losses was at Chelsea in a 2-1 defeat, but both Chelsea goals were  offside. An unhappy Alan Pardew at Wigan today I start by saying that, because it may help Newcastle fans reading this, to  better understand what happened to Newcastle today at the DW Stadium maybe.

We Couldn’t Match Wigan’s Intensity And Were In Big Trouble

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Alan Pardew got it right when he said that Newcastle just couldn't match Wigan's intensity today, especially in the first half. Wigan players celebrating Di Santo's superb goal just before half time Wigan started this game like the players'  lives depended on winning it,  and Newcastle were 2-0 down after just 15 minutes, after conceding only one goal in the last six games.

Shocking Show By Newcastle – Restore That Geordie Pride Quickly

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It was an embarrassing display by Newcastle United today, a shocking display in fact,  and they were 4-0 down against 4th bottom Wigan Athletic at the half. Victor Moses after scoring second goal after 15 minutes today While Newcastle improved a little after the break and Cisse hit the bar twice, it was an awful display by the Magpies, and there's something about this [.

Wigan 4 Newcastle 0 – Video Lowlights

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Wigan 4 Newcastle 0 Video Lowlights


Wigan 4 Newcastle 0 – Magpies Taken Apart

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There's something fundamentally wrong with a side who can win six games in a row and only concede one goal, and then against the 4th bottom side, who are desperately fighting relegation, concede four goals in the first 45 minutes, But that's what happened at Wigan today, as the Latics completely outplayed Newcastle in the first half, and that [.

Let Us Know Who Newcastle’s Best Player Was At Wigan

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Let us know who you think Newcastle's best player was at the DW Stadium this afternoon,  in Newcastle's shocking 4-0 defeat.


Newcastle Unchanged At Wigan – As Expected

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Newcastle will start with  an unchanged side  at the DW Stadium this afternoon, from the one that beat Stoke City 3-0 last Saturday at home. Newcastle now have six wins on the trot and they will go into the game at the DW Stadium, trying to make it 7 wins  in a row. A win would [...]


Newcastle Striker Hopes For New Deal – But That’s Unlikely

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We're not surprised that Peter Lovenkrands, whose contract is up at Newcastle on June 30th, wants to stay on Tyneside. Peter Lovenkrands wants new deal at Newcastle Peter is part of the great team spirit at Newcastle, and even though he hasn't played too much this season, he is a big fan of the club he has been part of since January of 2009, [.

Wigan vs Newcastle – Match Preview

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Wigan have won four of their last six league games, including wins over Liverpool, Manchester United and Arsenal. So with that form over the last six games,  we know Wigan will be a tough nut to crack this afternoon, even though they went down 2-1 to Fulham last weekend in their last game. As usual,  Alan Pardew will have prepared the [.

Pardew Wants Prayer Room At St. James’ Park – Why Not?

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News in the local press today that Newcastle manager Alan Pardew wants to open a prayer room at St James' Park. Ba and Cisse in prayer position against Aston Villa Newcastle have a number of Muslims in their ranks at the moment,  including Papiss Cisse, Demba Ba, Ben Arfa and Cheick Tiote, and it may be that some of [.

Why The Newcastle City Center Could Be Rocking This Summer

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Newcastle will be trying to win all four matches over the next two weeks, and do something which would be amazing  win all of our 10 matches in the Premier League. Alan Pardew at his Newcastle desk trying to do a deal for Messi? That's a real tall order for any team of [...]


Why The Newcastle City Center Could Be Rocking This Summer

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Newcastle will be trying to win all four matches over the next two weeks, and do something which would be amazing  win all of our 10 matches in the Premier League. Alan Pardew at his Newcastle desk trying to do a deal for Messi? That's a real tall order for any team of [...]


This Newcastle Player An Unlikely Folk Hero

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Who Needs Mourinho? We've Got Perchinho is a chant that's  being sung by Newcastle fans at  the Newcastle matches lately. Perchinho Newcastle's new star this year It's in praise of James Perch, who some of us last season thought wasn't good enough for the Premier League. But James has been a star for [.

Liz Hornsby – An Important Cog In The Newcastle Wheel

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Newcastle have come across this season as a well-run family, and Alan Pardew is adamant that everybody at the club, from Mike Ashley down, have played their part in the success of the club. Liz Hornsby The Newcastle Chef important cog in the wheel She has the Newcastle players on fire And one of those people is Newcastle Chef Liz Hornsby, who has prepared [.

Newcastle Have Been A Breath Of Fresh Air

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Newcastle have been the surprise team of the English Premier League this season. Alan Pardew has the players ready for Wigan today And the Magpies started the season by going their first 11 games without defeat,  when we conceded just 8 goals, and the lads are ending the season on a good streak too, having won all of their last six [.

Newcastle After Top South Korean Forward

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There are reports coming out of Germany that Newcastle United are interested in 19-year-old South Korean international Son Heung-Min Son Heung-Min 19 year-old South Korean International The young forward has been with Hamburg since he was 16, when he left the FC Seoul Academy in his home country and joined Hamburg's Youth Academy.

Pardew – Newcastle Going For 7 Wins In A Row – Nothing Less

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You  cannot accuse Alan Pardew of not trying to win every single game for Newcastle. Let's hope this is what Alan Pardew is doing tomorrow after the game We had to live through the time with Sam Allardyce was at the club, when  Sam's tactics would be to go in against a top team away from home,  and try to get a draw.

John Carver – Newcastle A Great Place To Be At The Moment

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Newcastle are having the success this season that we last saw when the great Bobby Robson was managing the club. John Carver and Alan Pardew And that's one reason it's very fitting to have a bronze statue, over nine foot tall,  unveiled of Bobby, before our last home game of the season - against Manchester City on My 6th.

Mike Ashley Wants Newcastle In Champions League

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It's hardly surprising that Alan Pardew has come out today and said Mike Ashley,  Newcastle's Billionaire owner,  wants Newcastle in the Champions League. Mike Ashley wants Newcastle in Champions League That would help Newcastle big time in increasing their revenues, which were around £89M in the last financial year, but that was  over  £10M less than they were when Bobby Robson was managing the club.

Mike Ashley Wants Newcastle In Champions League

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It's hardly surprising that Alan Pardew has come out today and said Mike Ashley,  Newcastle's Billionaire owner,  wants Newcastle in the Champions League. Mike Ashley wants Newcastle in Champions League That would help Newcastle big time in increasing their revenues, which were around £89M in the last financial year, but that was  over  £10M less than they were when Bobby Robson was managing the club.

Finishing 4th But Out Of Champions League Is A Kick In The Teeth

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Alan Pardew has come out today and has said he doesn't want Chelsea to win the European Champions League. Not being in Champions League is a kick in the teeth for 4th placed club We're sure the people at Bayern Munich would also agree with that, but for Alan Pardew the reason is because that would rule out the 4th placed team in [.

Finishing 4th But Out Of Champions League Is A Kick In The Teeth

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Alan Pardew has come out today and has said he doesn't want Chelsea to win the European Champions League. Not being in Champions League is a kick in the teeth for 4th placed club We're sure the people at Bayern Munich would also agree with that, but for Alan Pardew the reason is because that would rule out the 4th placed team in [.

Meticulous Pardew Planning One Reason For Newcastle Success

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Alan Smith has talked about the coaching of Alan Pardew, and the England International, who will be leaving Newcastle in the summer, when his five year contract runs out, says the Newcastle manager leaves nothing to chance. Alan Smith when in the first team at Newcastle We had heard that Alan Pardew was a workaholic when he first came, but once he arrived word came [.

Newcastle Interested In England U21 Right Back

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News in the Daily Mail today that Newcastle are interested in Burnley  full back Kieran Trippier. Kieran Trippier England U21 full back Just like we had a bit of a saga with Jose Enrique leaving last year at this time, the same thing seems to be happening with our other full-back, Danny Simpson.

Three Players Likely To Move To Newcastle This Summer

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If you look at all the press this year about who Newcastle are linked with in the transfer market,  you could even take a reasonable guess at which three players are the most likely to move to Newcastle this summer. Romain Amalfitano - 22 year-old Reims midfielder We'be done that and here are the three players we think most likely to be brought into the club [.

Papiss Cisse Appreciative Of Fans’ Love And Respect

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Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse is keen to repay the Newcastle fans,  with everything he has got on the football pitch. Papiss Cisse - scoring that great second goal at Swansea Newcastle are currently in an amazing 4th place in the Premier League above Tottenham, Chelsea and Liverpool. And it's certainly true that Papiss Cisse's  11 goals in just 10 games, since [.

It’s Quite An Incredible Achievement By Newcastle This Season

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John Carver has been given the local interviews today, and it's probably fitting that he does that, following the announcement that a bronze statue of Sir Bobby Robson will be unveiled before the game at home to Manchester City on May 6th. John Carver everybody deserves credit at Newcastle John was the Assistant Manager when Bobby had his magical five year reign as Newcastle manager from 1999-2004, and [.

Every Single Newcastle Player Has Played A Part This Season

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We've been very surprised this season at just how good Alan Pardew's man management skills have been. Alan Pardew - similar skills to the great Bobby Robson Alan Pardew has managed to get the very best out of his squad this season, and existing players like Ryan Taylor, Danny Guthrie, James Perch and Tim Krul, among others, have thrived under Alan's [.

Bobby Robson Nine Foot Tall Bronze Statue So Very Fitting

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Newcastle United will unveil a statue of  our former manager Sir Bobby Robson before the final home game of the season against Manchester City on Sunday, 6th May. John Carver with the great man Bobby Robson The statue will be positioned in the southwest corner of St, James' Park, and it stands  nine-and-a-half feet tall, and is made [.

Bobby Robson Nine Foot Tall Bronze Statue So Very Fitting

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Newcastle United will unveil a statue of  our former manager Sir Bobby Robson before the final home game of the season against Manchester City on Sunday, 6th May. John Carver with the great man Bobby Robson The statue will be positioned in the southwest corner of St, James' Park, and it stands  nine-and-a-half feet tall, and is made [.

Newcastle To Win A Trophy Soon – Yes We Can

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I had joked recently that I had written an article last summer predicting that Newcastle would be in the Champions League soon. Shola Ameobi talked last June about getting back into Champions League That was purely meant as a joke, but one of our readers, Ty Hancocks, has just sent me an article I wrote on June 30th last year where [.

Newcastle Goal – Extend Winning Streak To 10 Games In A Row

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Alan Pardew is not wondering where Newcastle may end up at the end of  season in the Premier League. Alan Pardew concentrating on final four games of the season Newcastle could finish in 4th place where they are right now or even in 3rd place  if the lads do really well in the [...]


Shearer – Just Newcastle’s Luck If Chelsea Wins Champions League

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Chelsea will play Bayern Munich in the European Champions League Final on Saturday, 19th May, at the Allianz Arena in Munich Bayern's  home stadium. Alan Shearer surprised at what Newcastle have done this season Bayern last night beat Real Madrid 3-1 on penalties after Real were ahead 2-1 after the 90 minutes, and the two legged scores  were tied [.

Demba Ba Has Done An Incredible Job Lately For Newcastle

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Newcastle take on Wigan at the DW Stadium and Newcastle fans will be hoping that the lads can get their 7th win on the trot. Papiss Cisse 9 goals in last six appearances for Newcastle That kind of form is what it's probably going to take,  for Newcastle to qualify for the Champions League next season.

Wigan’s Strange Stern Statement On Newcastle Ticket Allocation

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Alan Pardew yesterday wondered whether there were extra tickets for Newcastle fans to travel to Wigan for the vital game at the DW Stadium on Saturday. In the local press yesterday, Â this is what Alan Pardew said about the game coming up on Saturday, and his hope that more tickets could be allocated: "Wigan's going [.

French International Has Become A Top Player For Newcastle

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Newcastle signed Yohan Cabye from French Champions Lille last season for €5M, which was the amount of the release clause in his contract. Cabaye after scoring first goal on Saturday against Stoke The exchange rate in June of last year was around 1.12 so that means Newcastle paid about £4.

Newcastle Squad Being Fortified For Last Four Crucial Games

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There are a number of players coming back from injury at Newcastle who are very keen to play in the four game run-in to what has been a fabulous season for Newcastle United. Alan Pardew pointing the way forward at Newcastle Both Gabriel Obertan and Sylvain Marveaux are available for the game at Wigan Athletic on Saturday,  and the good thing about this is [.

Tim Krul Was So Close To Missing Stoke Game

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Alan Pardew has said that Tim Krul came very close to missing the crucial home game against Stoke City last Saturday, because of his back spasm. Tim Krul - been in terrific form for Magpies this season And the Newcastle manager and the Newcastle medics are continuing to monitor the Dutch International goalkeeper, who has been in such terrific form for Newcastle all season his [.

England Manager Choice Becoming A Farce

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The English FA have not appointed a manager to replace the departed Fabio Capello and it's starting to become a bit of a farce. Stuart Pearce is this guy picking the England squad? The first Group D game of the European Championships, which is the group England are part of, is on June 11th when England [.

England Manager Choice Becoming A Farce

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The English FA have not appointed a manager to replace the departed Fabio Capello and it's starting to become a bit of a farce. Stuart Pearce is this guy picking the England squad? The first Group D game of the European Championships, which is the group England are part of, is on June 11th when England [.

Newcastle Hold Transfer Summit – Targets Lined Up

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Newcastle held another transfer summit yesterday with Derek Llambias, Alan Pardew and Chief Scout Graham Carr all in attendance. Cheick Tiote in action against Arsenal earlier in the season With Chelsea surprisingly making the Champions League final last night, when they beat Barcelona in the semi-finals, it could be that Newcastle don't know what competition they will be playing in [.

Newcastle Strikers Could Play In Olympics – Oh No!

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Newcastle may well be without strikers Papiss Cisse and Demba Ba for most of the pre-season, and for the European play-off games in August, if we have to play two of then. Papiss Cisse - after scoring against Swansea recently The Olympic football tournament will be taking place in August, and that's the same time as [.

Newcastle May Need 3rd Place To Get Into Champions League

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With Chelsea surprisingly getting through to the final of the Champions League tonight by winning their two legged tie against Barcelona, that may make it even harder for Newcastle to get into the Champions League next season. Roberto di Mateo has done great job at Chelsea Chelsea drew the game 2-2 in Barcelona tonight, and won on aggregate 3-2, even after going down [.

Lots Of Players Want To Join Newcastle This Summer

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Dutch international Erik Pieters seems still to be a target of Newcastle in the summer. Erik Pieters could be coming to Newcastle this summer As we reported earlier today, Erik has a hairline fracture of his foot, and he is currently in a plaster and has probably played his last game for PSV this season, and he is now trying to get [.

Are Newcastle After Two Players At Lille?

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Alan Pardew has been seen at a lot of Lille games this season, so we wonder just who exactly he is scouting at the French Champions. Aurélien Chedjou - Lille center-back are Newcastle interested? Earlier this month Joe Cole, who is on loan at Lille from Liverpool, said that Alan Pardew has been seen around six times at [.

Newcastle In Champions League – Will Colo Shave His Head?

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Coloccini went through a really tough season when he first arrived from Deportivo in Spain in August of 2008. Coloccini a top player on Tyneside will he soon be bald? We had been watching Colo play for Argentina in the World Cup in Germany in 2006,  and thought he was very good,  and would make a great Newcastle center-back.

Coloccini So Loyal To Newcastle – Other “Stars” Were Not

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One of the things that Newcastle just love about their captain Fabricio Coloccini, is that he's been so loyal to Newcastle,  in his almost four years at the club. Coloccini - Newcastle captain so loyal to the club Colo and his Argentine colleague Jonas Gutierrez elected to stay on Tyneside, when the club were relegated in May of 2009, while other players couldn't get out of the door quickly enough.

Newcastle In Race To Sign Top French 17 Year-Old Midfielder

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News today that Newcastle are interested in French U19 player Yanis Bahloul. Yanis Bahloul 17 year-old attacking midfielder wanted by Magpies and Lazio The 5'7″ tall 17 year-old midfielder currently plays for Ligue 2 side Sedan, although he has never yet played for the first team there. But Newcastle these days are always on the look-out [.

Australian Defender Edges Closer To Newcastle Move

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News today that Curtis Good, the Melbourne Heart 19 year-old center-back, has had his trial at Newcastle extended. Curtis Good - trial extended to end of this week Good left Melbourne at the end of  the A-League season,  for a 10-day trial with Newcastle, who are surging the the English Premier League and are in [.

L’Equipe Reporting That Magpies Have Signed French Midfielder

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The French Daily, L'Equipe, are reporting today that 22 year-old Reims midfielder, Romain Amalfitano,  will be moving to Newcastle in the summer. Romain Amalfitano signed three year deal at Newcastle Romain's two year contact runs out in the summer, and the 22 year-old attacking midfielder could have already signed a pre-contract deal at Newcastle, and  he will [.

Newcastle To Bring In Three Top Defenders This Summer

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One of Newcastle's top transfer targets in the summer is PSV defender Erik Pieters. Erik Pieters - could be first through the door in the summer But Erik Pieters injured his foot recently and may have played his last game for PSV. There is a chance he will be able to be fit for the European Championships, so that [.

Magpies Fighting For A Dream – Fans Already In Dreamland

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The Newcastle captain Fabricio Coloccini, who was named last night in the PFA Team of the Year, has said that Newcastle are fighting for a dream. Fab Coloccini Newcastle's experienced and very cool captain Fab says that Newcastle's target had been the Europa League, but now Newcastle have qualified for that,  since the lowest they can now finish in the league table [.

Newcastle Hoping To Keep Their Top Players This Summer

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Newcastle fans will be looking forward to the summer transfer window,  because we should see up to five top players come through the door, to bolster the squad for next season. Dreamboat Cabaye after scoring first goal on Saturday With European football next season now a certainty,  Newcastle will want to increase the size of their squad, but of course we will [.

City On Fire At The Moment In Their Belief Of Newcastle United

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Newcastle seem to be in dreamland at the moment, and it seems they can do nothing wrong. Alan Pardew and Tony Pulis before the game on Saturday After six wins in a row, if we can keep up our good form at Wigan on Saturday, there seems now reason why we cannot extend that win streak to [...]


Newcastle Finally Back Among The Big Boys Again

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With Everton only drawing at Manchester United yesterday, Newcastle are now guaranteed a place in the Europa League for next season. Cheick Tiote - challenging Peter Crouch on Saturday 6th position is now the lowest place Newcastle can finish the season in,  and the FA has already announced that 6th place will get a Europa League spot, so we're back in Europe next season.

Newcastle Finally Back Among The Big Boys Again

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With Everton only drawing at Manchester United yesterday, Newcastle are now guaranteed a place in the Europa League for next season. Cheick Tiote - challenging Peter Crouch on Saturday 6th position is now the lowest place Newcastle can finish the season in,  and the FA has already announced that 6th place will get a Europa League spot, so we're back in Europe next season.

Newcastle Could Better Bobby Robson’s 2003 Record

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Alan Pardew has been in great demand over the weekend, after Newcastle suitably dispatched an ordinary looking Stoke side 3-0 at St. James' Park on Saturday, for their 6th win on the trot. Bobby Robson had Newcastle 3rd in 2003 with 69 points And Alan has said that the season has been very enjoyable, mostly because of the [.

Is This Top Player Being Priced Out Of A Move To Newcastle?

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Newcastle have been linked recently with Hoffenheim's on loan midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson, who has been playing well for Swansea since early January. Gylfi Sigurdsson impressive on loan at Swansea but priced at £10M In fact Newcastle were linked with the player when he was still at Reading, back in May of 2010, before he [.

Pardew – This Is The Best Dressing Room I Have Ever Known

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The Newcastle club is getting great press at the moment around the world, and I even had a couple of former IBM colleagues call me yesterday and it was all about how well the lads have been doing. Alan Pardew has put together a tremendous team at Newcastle Newcastle literally made headlines around [.

It’s A Miracle At Newcastle – Harry Redknapp

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Newcastle are the form team at the moment in the English Premier League. Harry Redknapp it's a miracle at Newcastle Alan has done fantastic And if that form can continue for the next three weeks, and over the four games still to be played, Newcastle could be in the Champions League next season. As the lads [.

Fabricio Coloccini Named In PFA Team Of The Year

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As expected Robin van Persie's last night (Sunday) earned the PFA Player of the Year award, but the really good news was that the Newcastle captain, Fab Coloccini,  was named in the PFA Team of the Year. Fabricio Coloccini names in PFA team of the year Van Persie leads the Premier League goal scoring charts with 27 goals, but [.

Newcastle Guaranteed Europa League – Could Decide Champions

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With Everton dropping two points at Old Trafford this afternoon it means that  Everton cannot now catch Newcastle. Alex Ferguson today looks like Red Devils didn't do very well Everton twice came back from two goals deficits to draw with Manchester United 4-4, and the Red Devils dropped two vital home points,  that could even cost them [.

Alan Pardew – Newcastle Players Deserve The Plaudits

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It must be very pleasing for a manager like Alan Pardew to see his team give such an accomplished performance yesterday, when the pressure was really on our lads. Yohan Cabaye after scoring yesterday And before we scored that first goal,  Newcastle maybe looked a little tentative in the build up, and the TV commentators were saying [.

If We Make Champions League – Money There To Strengthen Squad

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With Newcatsle's 3-0 win over Stoke City yesterday, Newcastle are now 3 points clear of Tottenham and in 4th place in the league, and we are just 3 points behind 3rd placed Arsenal,  with a game in hand. Alan Pardew money will be made available to strengthen the squad And if  Tottenham's performance at QPR [.

If We Make Champions League – Money There To Strengthen Squad

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With Newcatsle's 3-0 win over Stoke City yesterday, Newcastle are now 3 points clear of Tottenham and in 4th place in the league, and we are just 3 points behind 3rd placed Arsenal,  with a game in hand. Alan Pardew money will be made available to strengthen the squad And if  Tottenham's performance at QPR [.

Alan Pardew – Give Mike Ashley Some Credit

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Alan Pardew is getting all the praise today, Â for what he has done for Newcastle United this season. Mike Ashley was he partying last night in Newcastle? But one of the things that's obvious about the Newcastle club, is there is a great camaraderie behind the scenes in the way the Board, Alan Pardew [.

Demba Ba Close To Signing New Deal At Newcastle

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Good news to follow on from yesterday's great 3-0 win against Stoke City is being reported in the local Sunday Sun today. Demba Ba - after scoring at Stoke last year There has been news that French club PSG, Demba Ba's home town club, would be going after Newcastle top striker in the summer, but news today [.

Pardew – There’s A Chance To Do Something Really Special

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Newcastle stretched their winning streak to six games and that's the first time that has been done since back in 1996, when Kevin Keegan was managing the Entertainers. Yohan Cabaye after scoring his first goal yesterday It's been a  stunning six games for the Magpies in which they have scored 13 goals and only conceded one, and you could see how [.

Newcastle Interested In Leeds United Midfielder

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It's a sunny morning in Raleigh, NC, and yet the sun hasn't even come up yet at 3:30 am  in the morning. Aidan White in action for Leeds But that's how things feel today,  after Newcastle extended their winning streak to six games yesterday, with a rather comfortable 3-0 win against Stoke City at St.

Newcastle Midfielder Our Man Of The Match Against Stoke

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It's hardly surprising that Yohan Cabaye has received 79% of the votes for our Man of the Match.  Yohan Cabaye and Papiss Cisse after Newcastle's second goal yesterday The French International was the man who dismantled Stoke's defense yesterday, and he scored two goals, his 4th and 5th goals for Newcastle this season, and he made Papiss Cisse's goal with a perfectly weighted [.

Alan Pardew Has To Be Manager Of The Season

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There's still four games to go  this season, but surely Alan Pardew has proved himself Manager of the Season because his amazing exploits with Newcastle since last summer. Alan Pardew and Tony Pulis in good spirits before yesterday's game The other two managers who have been lauded this season are Paul Lampard at Norwich and Brendan Rodgers at Swansea, but both clubs have seen their from taper off [.

Five Years Of The Newcastle United Blog

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It's now exactly five years since I started the Newcastle United Blog back on Sunday, April 22nd, 2007 with three initial articles. Alan Pardew Newcastle's latest and very successful manager You can check any and all of the articles in the archives, but at that time Glenn Roeder was the Newcastle manager and Freddy [.

Newcastle Make Headlines In NY Times – A Fantastic Win For Us

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Newcastle made headlines in the NY Times today and around the world too, for winning their 6th league game in a row, and charging up the Premier League table into 4th place and above both Tottenham and Chelsea. Yohan Cabaye scored two and made one today And Newcastle are starting to make believers out of even [.

Newcastle 4th – 3 Points Above Spurs – 4 Points Above Chelsea

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With Tottenham being beaten 1-0 tonight by QPR, Newcastle are now clear in 4th place in the Premier League. Alan Pardew been magnificent for Newcastle this season QPR were reduced to 10 men late in the game,  when Tarrabt was sent off for a dubious second yellow card for kicking the ball away, but QPR held out and moved [.

Pardew – We Showed Real Quality Today

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Newcastle manager Alan Pardew was a delighted man after the 3-0 demolition of Stoke City this afternoon. Yohan Cabaye scores Newcastle's first goal today Newcastle were 2-0 up after 18 minutes,  with Yohan Cabye getting the first goal, after a Papiss Cisse header had hit the cross-bar,  following magical work down the left wing  by Ben [.

Newcastle 3 Stoke City 0 – Video Highlights

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Newcastle 3 Stoke 0 – Magpies Dominant – Move To 4th Place

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Newcastle were much the better side this afternoon at St. James Park and were 2-0 up against a hapless stoke side after only 18 minutes. Yohan Cabaye  got the first goal after magic again form Ben Arfa  on the left wing where he magically got in a cross that Cisse headed against the cross-bar and Yohan Cabaye headed the ball home.

Who Was Newcastle’s Best Player Against Stoke?

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Let us know who you think Newcastle's best player was  in the dominant 3-0 win against Stoke City this afternoon.


Cheick Tiote Returns – Tim Krul Passed Fit

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As expected Cheick Tiote returns to the Newcastle United midfield for today's game against Stoke City at St. James' Park. The good news is that goalkeeper Tim Krul is fit and will start in goal for Newcastle - Tim has never missed a Premier League game all season but suffered a back spasm late last week.

Fabricio Coloccini – It’s All Good News At Newcastle

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As we reported earlier this morning Danny Simpson is till refusing to sign the latest contract offer from Newcastle United. Fabricio Coloccini Newcastle's loyal captain But Newcastle captain Fabricio Coloccini didn't hesitate too much, Â before joining his Argentine colleague Jonas Gutierrez, Â in signing on for a long-term deal to stay at Newcastle until the [.

Newcastle vs Stoke City – Match Preview

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A Newcastle win this afternoon against Stoke City could see Newcastle go into fourth place in the Premier League table. Newcastle haven't played since Easter Monday when in a difficult game we managed to take all three points with late goals from Ben Arfa and Papiss Cisse. It was a difficult game against the Trotters and it even looked like we would drop two points to the relegation fighting side,  until Ben [.

Newcastle Could Be In 4th Place Tonight

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For those of us watching the games on TV today, it could be very anxious and tense viewing. First of all there is the Arsenal vs Chelsea game at the Emirates,  which kicks off at 12:45 pm local time. An Arsenal win in that game would see Newcastle still two points clear of Chelsea, and a chance to go 5 points clear with [.

Newcastle Could Be In 4th Place Tonight

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For those of us watching the games on TV today, it could be very anxious and tense viewing. First of all there is the Arsenal vs Chelsea game at the Emirates,  which kicks off at 12:45 pm local time. An Arsenal win in that game would see Newcastle still two points clear of Chelsea, and a chance to go 5 points clear with [.

Demba Ba – It’s Been Brilliant At Newcastle

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Demba Ba has been interviewed in the  Newcastle program for today's game, and the program is in  3D for the first time ever. Demba Ba after scoring at Stoke earlier this season Demba Ba has scored 16 goals in the Premier League this season, but he has only one goal since returning from the African Cup of Nations in early February, so we have to hope he can [.

Demba Ba – It’s Been Brilliant At Newcastle

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Demba Ba has been interviewed in the  Newcastle program for today's game, and the program is in  3D for the first time ever. Demba Ba after scoring at Stoke earlier this season Demba Ba has scored 16 goals in the Premier League this season, but he has only one goal since returning from the African Cup of Nations in early February, so we have to hope he can [.

Here’s Our Newcastle Team For This Afternoon – What’s Yours?

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Last time out against Bolton was a tough game. Ben Arfa slots home his wonder goal against Bolton last time out And it looked like Newcastle would onl;y draw that game until the 72nd minute, when Ben Arfa produced some of  that magic of his, and scored that first goal. That's after he had collected the ball inside his own half, and [.

Danny Simpson Likely To Leave Newcastle This Summer

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Newcastle have offered Danny Simpson £25K/week on his new contract,  but he still has not signed it. Danny Simpson - likely he will leave Newcastle this summer Danny accepted £10K/week on his current contract, which runs out a year come June, when he arrived permanently from Manchester United for around £500K in January of 2010.

England’s European Qualification Rules So Complicated

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Newcastle announced last week that they had arranged to play with the MLS All Stars at the end of July, but they have now called off  that proposed short American tour. Alan Pardew Newcastle summer plans held up by European qualification complexities But until it is more clear exactly where Newcastle finish in the [.

Magpies Shouldn’t Be Anywhere Near These Teams – But We Are!

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Alan Pardew has talked today about how Newcastle should be nowhere near teams like big-spending Liverpool, Â Chelsea and Tottenham, but we are. Papiss Cisse scoring against Swansea City Can he get a goal tomorrow after his haircut? And indeed we are 13 points ahead of Liverpool and 2 points ahead of Chelsea, and level [.

I’d Have Kicked My Granny To Get Where We Are Now

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If you are a Grandma and have relatives who are Newcastle fans, you could be in trouble. Alan Pardew I'd have kicked my granny to be where we are now Alan Pardew is being inundated with questions from the local press about the woulda coulda shoulda of Newcastle's last five games of the season.

I’m A Newcastle Player – My Future Is At Newcastle

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Cheick Tiote is again being linked with Chelsea, who would just love to sign the Ivorian this summer. Cheick Tiote in action at Swansea But while every player has their price at Newcastle, with the club being so healthy financially these days, the  prices of Newcastle players  will have risen quite a bit since last summer.

Pardew – Simply Astounding If We Finish Higher Than 5th Place

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In Alan Pardew's press conference yesterday, what came over was that he has discussed what it means if Newcastle qualify for Europe next season, and how much extra transfer money could be made available. Alan Pardew at his desk at the Benton Training headquarters Is that Messi's name on the whiteboard as a transfer target?

Pardew – Simply Astounding If We Finish Higher Than 5th Place

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In Alan Pardew's press conference yesterday, what came over was that he has discussed what it means if Newcastle qualify for Europe next season, and how much extra transfer money could be made available. Alan Pardew at his desk at the Benton Training headquarters Is that Messi's name on the whiteboard as a transfer target?

Tim Krul Doubtful For Stoke Game – Elliot Brilliant In Training

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Alan Pardew mentioned in his press conference yesterday that Tim Krul sat out training yesterday with a back spasm. Rob Elliot - been brilliant in training While Alan said that he expects Tim will be okay for Saturday's gamer against Stoke after some rest,  we wonder if Newcastle really have enough cover at the goalkeeper position.

Tim Krul Doubtful For Stoke Game – Elliot Brilliant In Training

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Alan Pardew mentioned in his press conference yesterday that Tim Krul sat out training yesterday with a back spasm. Rob Elliot - been brilliant in training While Alan said that he expects Tim will be okay for Saturday's gamer against Stoke after some rest,  we wonder if Newcastle really have enough cover at the goalkeeper position.

Arsenal To Challenge Newcastle For French Defender

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One of the players Newcastle have been linked with all season, Â is Montpellier captain Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa. Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa Newcastle linked with Montpellier captain And there is news today in the Daily Mail that Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is also keeping tabs on the versatile defender, who can play anywhere across the back four.

If It’s Europa League Then Only Modest Increase In Transfers

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Alan Pardew has said that Newcastle will have to rely more on their youngsters next season, Â as the possibility of getting European competition looks very good. Shane Ferguson players like this will play more next season The big money in Europe is definitely in the Champions League, and while Newcastle will want to bring [.

Papiss Cisse Gets Haircut – Mobbed By 50 Newcastle Fans

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There was a bit of a funny end to Alan Pardew's press conference this afternoon at Benton. Papiss Cisse gets haircut in Gateshead mobbed by fans He probably hit the bulls-eye with that arrow shot too! Alan was told right at the end of his press conference that Papiss Cisse had gone for a £6 haircut in [.

Pardew – Newcastle Are The Least Favorites – That’s Probably Right

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Alan Pardew held his news conference for the Stoke City game this afternoon at the Benton Training grounds. Alan Pardew - important we don't get carried away Alan was asked if he would be disappointed if Newcastle finished 5th top at the end of the season, given that Newcastle are now in such a good position [.

Alan Pardew – Newcastle Are Trying To Emulate Stoke

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Stoke City have saw their squad stretched to the limit this season, since they have played over 50 games, and by our reckoning,  twelve  of those were in the Europa League. Are Newcastle really trying to emulate Stoke? Newcastle will very likely be in the Europa league next season, as one of the three sides [.

Newcastle Already Linked With Host Of Players For The Summer

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With Newcastle likely to be in the Europa League at least for next season, it's probably a good idea not to talk about new contracts for players until the club knows exactly what the situation will be for next season. Danny Guthrie wants Newcastle to buy this summer That's because there's even a chance that Newcastle will be in the Champions League, and with the new money coming in, [.

Teams Newcastle Still Have To Meet Now In Top Form

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It hasn't gone unnoticed that teams Newcastle still have to play this season have come into some top form. Tony Pulis - Stoke manager team exhausted by European exploits? Chelsea are now playing like the team of old and even beat the mighty Barcelona 1-0 last night at Stamford Bridge, in the first round of the Champions League semi-final.

We’ll Try For Third Place – Stoke The Easiest Game Remaining

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We don't want to overplay it too much, but this could well turn out to be a wonder  season for Newcastle. Alan Pardew - we'll go for 3rd place And after seeming to lay low since the last win at home to Bolton Wanderers almost two weeks ago, Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has said today that Newcastle will try for 3rd place in the league table.

Papiss Cisse Dreams Of Newcastle In Europe

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Newcastle are now almost certainly in the Europa League for next season,  and the lads even have a chance to qualify for a Champions League place too. Papiss Cisse I dream of Newcastle in Europe But with Chelsea beating Barcelona 1-0 last night in the first leg of the semi-final, if Chelsea do win the Champions League this season for the first [.

Papiss Cisse – I Would Be Worried If Ba And Tiote Leave

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Papiss Cise has made an instant impact at Newcastle United with 10 goals in just 9 games. Papiss Cisse at Swansea And it says something about the Newcastle club, in terms of their scouting network and their willingness to do whatever it takes to settle in a a player that Newcastle have been so rewarded by Cisse, since he came into the [.

Is Mike Ashley Being Accepted Again At Newcastle?

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When Mike Ashley first came to the club in the summer of 2007, he was regularly seen in Newcastle pubs before the game, and then would attend some night-clubs when Newcastle won their weekend game. Mike Ashley being finally accepted on Tyneside? I started this blog on April 23rd of 2007, just before everything changed at Newcastle and [.

Pardew’s Management Philosophy Laid Out Plain And Simple

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Alan has given an interview with The Manager, the official trade magazine of the League Managers' Association. Alan Pardew has good philosophy of football management The piece is titled North Eastern Promise, and in it,  Alan lays out his management philosophy, which he has used at Newcastle since coming in on Thursday 9th December,  when he gave that first  impressive interview to the local media.

This Newcastle Youngster Could Be In First Team Next Season

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James Tavernier is highly thought of at Newcastle. James Tavernier while on loan at Carlisle James has set the example for other Newcastle youngsters, by playing on loan at Gateshead,  Carlisle, Sheffield Wednesday and the MK Dons,  and he has improved his game considerably over the last 15 months,  by playing 50 games  on loan.

Newcastle Have Mini-Season To Qualify For Champions League

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It seems that Alan Pardew is a keen fan of basketball. Alan Pardew can he take Newcastle into Champions League Alan gave the Newcastle coaches a copy Phil Jackson's book More than a Game. Phil is the former Chicago Bulls and LA Lakers basketball coach,  and I'm busy reading the book Phil wrote with Charlie Rosen, who was a former college [.

Players Like James Perch Are Important To Newcastle

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Alan Pardew has brought in some very good players in his short 17 months or so at Newcastle. James Perch has played great this year Cheer up James it may never happen! We always say that the measure of a good manager, a good coach, is to bring the very best out of [...]


Players Like James Perch Are Important To Newcastle

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Alan Pardew has brought in some very good players in his short 17 months or so at Newcastle. James Perch has played great this year Cheer up James it may never happen! We always say that the measure of a good manager, a good coach, is to bring the very best out of [...]


Alan Pardew’s Humble Beginnings A Strength In Management

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It's generally well known that Alan Pardew started life as an apprentice glazier, Â working on the building sites in the City of London. Alan Pardew - pointing the way at Newcastle That's when he was in his late teens in the late 70s, Â but since then he has been able to forge a career in [...]


Newcastle Still Tracking 20 Year-Old French Winger

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Newcastle are going to be linked with a lot of players over the summer. Newcastle still interested in 20 year-old Anthony Knockaert We have already been linked with many players since January, and we're trying to keep a list of them, but of course very few of the stories will actually have anything behind them.

Newcastle Linked With International Attacking Midfielder

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News in the Daily Mirror today that Newcastle are ready to make a move for Swansea loan star Gylfi Sigurdsson, in the summer. Gylfi Sigurdsson has looked great for Swansea this year We had a piece on Sigurdsson earlier today, suggesting that he would be a good player for Newcastle to go after, since [.

Newcastle Linked With Columbian International Forward

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We have been linked today with Colombian winger Juan Pablo Pino, who is currently on the books of Galatasaray. Juan Pablo Pino - Columbian International winger In July of 2010, Galatasaray announced that Pino had joined the team on a three-year contract,  for a transfer fee of €3M, from French club Monaco, which is around [.

It’s Still “St. James’ Park” On Ordnance Survey Maps

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News today that a Newcastle MP has received official backing for the St James' Park name – from Government map makers. St. James' Park home of Newcastle United Newcastle Central MP Chi Onwurah has persuaded the chief executive at the Ordnance Survey,  that the current Sports Direct name is only temporary, and they should keep with the St.

European Qualification Curtails Another US Visit By Newcastle

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News today in the Evening Chronicle, Â that Newcastle were planning to come across the pond again this summer, for the second year in a row. Alan Pardew has led Newcastle to great success in first full season As we have mentioned over the last day or two, Â Newcastle's plans for the summer have been [.

Great Story Of Local Kindness To Papiss Cisse

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Four-year old Sam Livingstone sent Papiss Cisse a 'Welcome to Newcastle' card, when the 26 year-old was signed by Newcastle from SC Freiburg in January. Ppaiss Cisse with 4 year-old Sam and his sister? It seems that the top Senegal striker has repaid that kindness, Â by arranging a surprise and secret visit to the home [.

Great Story Of Local Kindness To Papiss Cisse

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Four-year old Sam Livingstone sent Papiss Cisse a 'Welcome to Newcastle' card, when the 26 year-old was signed by Newcastle from SC Freiburg in January. Ppaiss Cisse with 4 year-old Sam and his sister? It seems that the top Senegal striker has repaid that kindness, Â by arranging a surprise and secret visit to the home [.

Newcastle In Big Rethink Over Summer Transfer Moves

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With Newcastle doing so very well this season in the Premier League, the club seems to be returning rather quickly to the big time. Derek Llambias on Tyneside yesterday And it's all something that Newcastle fans wouldn't have even dreamed of last summer, but we have a much better squad than we thought, Â with a [.

Newcastle In Big Rethink Over Summer Transfer Moves

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With Newcastle doing so very well this season in the Premier League, the club seems to be returning rather quickly to the big time. Derek Llambias on Tyneside yesterday And it's all something that Newcastle fans wouldn't have even dreamed of last summer, but we have a much better squad than we thought, Â with a [.

What Will Newcastle Do With The Extra Money Coming In?

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With Newcastle now in the Europa League next season almost a certainty, Newcastle will be bringing in a lot more money next season. Mike Ashley expect owner to remain thrifty That will help the revenues, and it could be that in the financial year through June of next year, the club could break the £100M revenue target.

What Will Newcastle Do With The Extra Money Coming In?

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With Newcastle now in the Europa League next season almost a certainty, Newcastle will be bringing in a lot more money next season. Mike Ashley expect owner to remain thrifty That will help the revenues, and it could be that in the financial year through June of next year, the club could break the £100M revenue target.

Newcastle Could Challenge Arsenal For Top Defender

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With Arsenal's suicidal defending last night against a completely rejuvenated Wigan side, Arsene Wenger will no doubt be looking to strengthen the defense this summer. . Jan Vertonghen Newcastle and Arsenal target? The big German £10M buy from Werder Bremen has been a flop, and he doesn't seem to have the pace for the [.

Is This Goal-Scoring Icelandic Midfielder On Newcastle’s Radar?

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Swansea's on-loan midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson has been impressive when we've watched him in recent weeks. Gylfi Sigurdsson impressive for Swansea The 22 year-old attacking midfielder was brought on loan to Swansea on 1st January for the rest of the season from Hoffenheim, and since then he has appeared 15 times with 7 goals and [.

Shock Wigan Win Over Gunners Helps Newcastle

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Another shock result by Wigan tonight, with the Latics  winning 2-1 at the Emirates. Roberto Martinez has Wigan playing great at the moment And like their last game, when they won at home to Manchester United, Wigan  deserved the win, and that puts Newcastle within a possible 2 points of Arsenal Arsenal are now on 64 points and if Newcastle win their [.

Adam Johnson – I Grew Up Supporting Newcastle

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It seems that Manchester City's Adam Johnson may be made available in the summer and Newcastle could be interested in the Sunderland-born player. Adam Johnson could be available this summer Adam was born in Sunderland to a family that were Sunderland supporters, but he turned out to be a Newcastle supporter, and even joined Newcastle when he was just 10 years old [.

Young Australian Defender On 10 Day Trial At Newcastle

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News that Melbourne Heart defender Curtis Good is on his way over to England for a trial with Newcastle United. Curtis Good to have 1-0 day trial at Newcastle United The 19 year-old 6'2″ central defender,  is coming to Newcastle for a 10-day trial, so we suppose Newcastle also have scouts down under.

Does It Bother Demba Ba Playing On The Left?

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Demba Ba has hardly looked happy when he has been substituted in the last couple of games. Demba Ba happy to play on the left? But today, he is playing with a straight bat, and says he has no problem at all about playing on the left wing, as Alan Pardew plays an attacking 4-4-3 formation, with Cisse in [.

Newcastle To Stay Focused And Win As Many Games As Possible

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Of the three teams vying for that 4th position in the Premier League this season, Newcastle are the team in form,  with five wins on the trot. Yohan Cabaye staying focused Chelsea are coming into some decent form lately, since Swiss-born Roberto Di Matteo took over from Andre Villas-Boas, but they have at least 7 games to play in the next 27 days.

Which Belgium Center-Back Are Newcastle Really After?

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News today in the Evening Chronicle that Alan Pardew was in Amsterdam yesterday,  taking in the Ajax vs De Graafschap game. Toby Alderweireld is this Newcastle's real target? The Chronicle is reporting that Pardew was watching Belgium International center-back Jan Vertonghen, who turns 25 next week, but we wonder if Newcastle have much chance of getting [.

Is Manchester United’s Ashley Young A Cheat?

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For the second time in three games Ashley Young has got a penalty, when the TVÂ replays showed there was minimal contact at best with the opposing player. Ashley Young appealing for another penalty Yesterday Young went down in the penalty area, as he dragged hos left leg against Ciaran Clark, to ensure there was [.

Is Manchester United’s Ashley Young A Cheat?

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For the second time in three games Ashley Young has got a penalty, when the TVÂ replays showed there was minimal contact at best with the opposing player. Ashley Young appealing for another penalty Yesterday Young went down in the penalty area, as he dragged hos left leg against Ciaran Clark, to ensure there was [.

Chelsea Fixture Pile-Up – Spurs Off-Form – Magpies Have Momentum

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Newcastle have a decent chance of reaching 4th place in the league this season. Alan Pardew - will keep Newcastle players focused And it's got as much to do with the difficulties the other two teams competing for Newcastle have,  than with Newcastle current excellent form of winning five league games on the trot.

Chelsea Fixture Pile-Up – Spurs Off-Form – Magpies Have Momentum

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Newcastle have a decent chance of reaching 4th place in the league this season. Alan Pardew - will keep Newcastle players focused And it's got as much to do with the difficulties the other two teams competing for Newcastle have,  than with Newcastle current excellent form of winning five league games on the trot.

My Dream Is To Play For PSG – I Am Happy At Newcastle

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Demba Ba has said that his dream is to one day to play for his home town club Paris Saint-Germain. Demba Ba in action at West Brom With PSG seemingly interested in the player this summer,  the question then becomes when? Demba Ba has given an interview recently in which he puts it  both ways [.

Tour Plans Delayed Because Of European Qualification?

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Dan Gosling hasn't played too much for Newcastle since he arrived on a free transfer almost two years ago. Dan Gosling hard to get starting spot He arrived with a bad cruciate ligament injury to his knee from Everton on a free transfer, and played only once last season as a late substitute in the game at Sunderland.

What Happens If Chelsea Win FA Cup Or Champions League?

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With Chelsea beating Tottenham 5-1 at Wembley this afternoon, they will play Liverpool in the FA Cup Final on Saturday 5th May. Mata celebrates scoring Chelsea's second goal But there was only one problem the ball was not over the line picky picky And that just so happens to be three days after Newcastle play Chelsea in the league at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday, 2nd May.

Pressure Now Off Newcastle Players – Go All Out For 4th Place

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If there's one good thing about Alan Pardew it's that the Newcastle manager is down to earth. Alan Pardew fantastic job done buy Newcastle manager this season Alan will not get carried away by Newcastle almost certainly qualifying for the Europa League next season. But we could very well hear the manager soon say that the new target  is [.

Magpies Relationship With Gateshead Bodes Well For The Future

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Newcastle and Gateshead FC are forging a close relationship which can only be a win-win for both clubs in the future. Ian Bogie - Gateshead manager Since Alan Pardew came to Newcastle, he has been keen to get the Newcastle youngsters out on loan and Gateshead has been a destination for a number of them.

Magpies Relationship With Gateshead Bodes Well For The Future

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Newcastle and Gateshead FC are forging a close relationship which can only be a win-win for both clubs in the future. Ian Bogie - Gateshead manager Since Alan Pardew came to Newcastle, he has been keen to get the Newcastle youngsters out on loan and Gateshead has been a destination for a number of them.

Newcastle’s Financial Thrift Builds Foundation For Success

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Alan Pardew has performed wonders on Tyneside,  since he arrived to replace the popular Chris Hughton in December of 2010. Alan Pardew - pointing the way at Newcastle Since Alan arrived he kept the momentum going that Hughton had created at Newcastle, and the lads finished 12th top of the league last season, and were never really in any relegation trouble.

Newcastle’s Financial Thrift Builds Foundation For Success

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Alan Pardew has performed wonders on Tyneside,  since he arrived to replace the popular Chris Hughton in December of 2010. Alan Pardew - pointing the way at Newcastle Since Alan arrived he kept the momentum going that Hughton had created at Newcastle, and the lads finished 12th top of the league last season, and were never really in any relegation trouble.

Pardew Lines Up New Transfer Targets For Europe

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Alan Pardew has already said that Newcastle will need four or five new signings  (make it five Alan), if Newcastle are in Europe next season. Mathieu Debuchy Lille right back a Newcastle target The current plan was to bring in two top players in the summer, probably a center-back and a left-footed left-back,  but that plan is now likely to [.

Pardew Lines Up New Transfer Targets For Europe

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Alan Pardew has already said that Newcastle will need four or five new signings  (make it five Alan), if Newcastle are in Europe next season. Mathieu Debuchy Lille right back a Newcastle target The current plan was to bring in two top players in the summer, probably a center-back and a left-footed left-back,  but that plan is now likely to [.

Tragic News From Italy Yesterday

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There was some tragic news yesterday, that an Italian footballer died on the pitch, after suffering a cardiac arrest. Piermario Morosini - tragic death yesterday at the age of 25 Livorno's Piermario Morosini has died after suffering a cardiac arrest during an Italian second division game at Pescara yesterday, and because of  this tragedy, all Italian [.

Chelsea Again Linked With One Of Newcastle’s Best Players

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It has to stop sometime that top clubs come in for Newcastle's best players and expect to get them. Tim Krul - in great form for Newcastle this season News this Sunday (readers beware) that Chelsea are after Newcastle goalkeeper Tim Krul this summer, but it's not the first time Tim has been linked with Chelsea, and Tottenham have [.

Manchester United After Newcastle Top Defensive Target?

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There is news in some of the local Manchester blogs,  that Manchester United are after FC Twente's Douglas. Douglas FC Twente's Brazilian center-back There was news last week that Newcastle are very close to tying up a deal for the 6'4″ center-back for around €5M, which is about £4.1M.

Newcastle After Dutch Striker To Replace Demba Ba?

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There has been news last week that Newcastle are looking at some strikers, in case we lose Demba Ba in the summer to his home-town club PSG. Bas Dost Dutch top scorer this season One of the players the local papers have mentioned Newcastle are interested in, Â is Bas Dost (what a name!) of [...]


Carroll Scores Winner – Newcastle in Europe

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In a great finish for Newcastle, in today's FA Cup semi-final tie,  Andy Carroll headed the winner for Liverpool after 86 minutes to put Newcastle into Europe. Andy Carroll scores winner against Everton today Oh yes, I almost forgot,  and Liverpool reached the FA Cup final with their 2-1 win over Everton, and over the 90 minutes Liverpool probably deserved to win the game.

Alan Pardew – Nothing Left To Go For But Top Four

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It's not surprising that Alan Pardew  has been asked continually whether Newcastle will finish in the top four this season. Carver and Pardew can take Newcastle into Europe next season? And of course a few weeks back, before our five game winning streak that looked very unlikely, but not any more, and with just 5 games to go Newcastle are [.

Will Newcastle Go After Manchester City’s Adam Johnson?

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News today in the Daily Mail that Roberto Mancini has decided to sell former Middlesbrough winger, Adam Johnson, at the end of the season. Adam Johnson - Manchester City winger available in summer Johnson was born in Sunderland, but contrary to some news reports, Â he was a Newcastle fan as a boy not a Sunderland [.

Can Newcastle Make Top Four This Season – Poll

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We released a poll on March 18th, asking whether Newcastle could make the top six this season. Alan Pardew done great for Newcastle this season And with Newcastle now in 6th place and 12 points clear of Everton and only five games to play, it looks very much like we can do that, and 86% of our 1666 readers who [.

Will Danny Guthrie Be Leaving Newcastle This Summer?

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Midfielder Danny Guthrie has been a good player for Newcastle this season, in the 19 appearances he has made for the team. Danny Guthrie - will he leave in the summer? And Danny seems one of many players who seem to have improved this season under manager Alan Pardew, and he has also scored a couple of great goals.

Demba Ba Going Through What I Went Through – Leon Best

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Leon Best has compared the recent  goal drought of Demba Ba,  since he's been playing with Papiss Cisse, like his goal drought earlier this season,  when he was up front with Demba  Ba. Demba Ba - going through lean spell at the moment Demba Ba was scoring all the goals earlier in the season, when his then strike partner Leon Best wasn't getting many [.

European Qualification Would Be Great Achievement

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Ryan Taylor has had a great season this time around and he has appeared 30 times for Newcastle with three great goals. Ryan Taylor after scoring goal against Everton in November And Ryan has done so well under inspirational manager Alan Pardew that he signed a two year extension to his contract,  and will be at St.

Come On Liverpool – Beat Everton To Put Newcastle Into Europe

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Newcastle fans will cheering on Liverpool in the FA Cup semi-final today, which begins in a few hours time. Alan Pardew - European qualification will take Newcastle forward That's because a Liverpool win in that game will almost certainly mean that Newcastle will be in the Europa League for next season.

Good News – Newcastle Striker Is Fit Again

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Good news for Newcastle fans is that Leon Best is now fully fit and back in full training again. Leon Best after scoring against Fulham Leon has been out of action since injuring his knee in the Aston Villa game in February, and the initial prognosis was that he could be out for the rest of the [.

Ben Arfa Can Take Magpies Into Champions League

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Ben Arfa is starting to show at Newcastle just what a special player he is. Ben Arfa after scoring great goal against Bolton But those in French football have known for a long time that Hatem Ben Arfa had mercurial talent, and he was well regarded when he came on loan to Newcastle from Marseilles in August of 2010.

Coloccini Sets A Disciplined Example As Newcastle Captain

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Newcastle did not have a good disciplinary record last season in the Premier League. Fab Coloccini disciplined at the back for Newcastle In fact,  we were bottom of the Premier League Fair Play table last season after getting 82 yellow cards and three red cards. The Fair Play Award was won by Chelsea, who finished on top of [.

These Two Lads Have Great Futures At Newcastle

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When Shane Ferguson came on in Newcastle's two Easter weekend games, he again looked good in the black and white stripes of Newcastle United. Shane Ferguson tussles with Steven Caulker at Swansea Shane played great at the end of last season,  when he came in for the injured Jose Enrique at left back, but he's looked good on [.

Newcastle Need To Break Hoodoo For Stoke Game

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If there's one thing we are sure Alan Pardew will not do from now until our last game on May 13th at Everton is to get carried away with Newcastle's success. Cheick Tiote in action in first half at Swansea Five wins on the trot have pulled Newcastle above money-bags Chelsea in the league table,  and Newcastle are quietly showing the [.

Is Demba Ba On His Way To Home-Town Club PSG?

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Demba Ba was born in Sèvres, which is a community in the southwestern suburbs of Paris, France, about six miles from the center of Paris. Demba Ba on his way to PSG this summer? Demba  Ba still has a £7M release clause in his contract and Newcastle have been trying to get him to sign a new deal [.

Believe And Feel Good – The Fall And Rise Of Newcastle United

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Here is a great video mapping the fall and rise of Newcastle United over the last three years. Alan Pardew been fantastic as Newcastle United manager It's all been a remarkable come-back for Newcastle in a short three years, and what Alan Shearer today calls a great story for Newcastle. Maybe before you start watching this take yourself [.

Alan Shearer Now A Believer – Newcastle A Great Story

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There's nothing like winning games to change the way people think. Alan Shearer Champions League for Newcastle why not? Draws these days are not much good, they're better than a defeat yes, but only by one point, and it's wins that gets those points on the board all three of them. So when Newcastle put a string of five wins together to go [.

Newcastle Could Bring In New Goalkeeper Over The Summer

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There's talk again about Fraser Forster leaving Newcastle for Glasgow Celtic. Fraser Forster could join Celtic in the summer It's a strange position in the Scottish Premier League at the moment, because the usually two team league, could become a one team league shortly. Rangers or Celtic have won the Scottish League since 1985-1986, after Alex Ferguson left Aberdeen to manage Manchester United.

Demba Ba In Great Form And His Confidence Is High

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Demba Ba has not scored in 9 games for Newcastle, and in thast same time-frame his Senegal team-mate Papiss Cisse has hit 10 goals in the Newcastle number 9 shirt. Demba Ba in action at West Brom And in the last two games Demba Ba has not looked too happy at being substituted, but most players don't like that, [.

Here’s Wishing And Hoping For A Liverpool Win On Saturday

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If Liverpool beat local rivals Everton in the FA Cup semi-final on Saturday at Wembley then Newcastle will at least be in the Europa League next season. Jonas Gutierrez I still speak with Jose That's what could happen on Saturday, but when you look at the way Liverpool have been playing recently hopeless  we [.

Good News – Injury Update For Newcastle

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As we had hoped, it looks like Danny Guthrie will be fit to be in the squad for Newcastle's next game,  at home to Stoke a week on Saturday. Danny Guthrie fit again following calf  problem Danny boy, whose contract runs out in June, missed the two games over the Easter  weekend with a calf problem, but [.

Is The Simpson Saga About To End At Newcastle?

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The saga about whether Danny Simpson will sign a new deal for Newcastle continues. Danny Simpson wants to stay on Tyneside? And Simpson's plight is starting to rival that of Jose Enrique about the same time last year, and we kept hearing from Jose, but he would never say whether he would sign his new deal or not, and Jose ended up leaving Newcastle for Liverpool [.

Newcastle Again Linked With 22 Year-Old Striker

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About a week ago, Â we reported that Newcastle were interested in Burnley striker Jay Rodriguez Jay Rodriguez - Newcastle linked with 22 year-old striker And there is new news on the Newcastle interest over the last day or two, but we're not sure whether this is just a rehash of last week's news, Â and it [.

Newcastle Again Linked With 22 Year-Old Striker

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About a week ago, Â we reported that Newcastle were interested in Burnley striker Jay Rodriguez Jay Rodriguez - Newcastle linked with 22 year-old striker And there is new news on the Newcastle interest over the last day or two, but we're not sure whether this is just a rehash of last week's news, Â and it [.

Who Are Newcastle Interested In At Lille?

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Newcastle have been watching Lille again a number of times this season. Mathieu Debuchy are Newcastle scouting this player? Two of Newcastle's targets last year played for the the French Cham,pions and we signed Yohan Cabaye and tried to sing Gervinho, but after a fee of 190M had been agreed Newcastle pulled out of the deal.

Growing Calls For Newcastle’s Ben Arfa To Play In Euros

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Hatem Ben Arfa hasn't played for France in 20 months. Ben Arfa - calls to be included in French squad Indeed ever since he came to Newcastle he has never been selected in the French squad and the last of his eight caps was against Norway in August of 2010. That's about the time he traveled over [..

Haris Vuckic Out For The Season With Knee Injury

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Sky Sports News is reporting that Newcastle central midfielder  Haris Vuckic  is out for the season. Haris Vuckic - out for the season That's according to his  Slovenia Under-21 coach Tomaz Kavcic, and it follows the 19 year-old 6'3″ central midfielder being recalled to Newcastle,  from his loan spell at Cardiff City recently.

Newcastle In Prime Position To Push For Champions League

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There's nothing like starting off your last 10 games of the season - the business end of the season by winning five games in a row. Jonas Gutierrez leads congratulations after great Ben Arfa strike And that's exactly what Newcastle have done,  after suffering a defeat at Arsenal with almost the last kick of the game, back on 12th March at the Emirates Stadium.

Ameobi – The Sky’s The Limit For Newcastle

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Shola Ameobi looks in good form, and we've been hearing from the Newcastle manager Alan Pardew that the 30 year-old has been impressive in training. Shola Ameobi after scoring equalizer against Sunderland And certainly Shola used all his vast experience on Monday when he came on for Demba Ba after 64 minutes and played very intelligently.

Alan Pardew Asks Newcastle Fans To Be Patient

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Alan Pardew is giving his players a well earned rest before they come back on Saturday,  to prepare for the next game against Stoke City, which is a week come Saturday. Alan Pardew - meticulous in his planning at Newcastle And it just so happens that Newcastle have always failed to win,  after any kind of lengthy break this season, and Alan is well aware of that.

The Number 9 Shirt Is A Monumental Honor For Me

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Papiss Cisse is well aware of what the Newcastle number 9 shirt means. Papiss Cisse slots one home against Bolton on Monday There have been some excellent strikers down the years wear the famous number 9 shirt, including Hughie Gallagher, Malcolm MacDonald, Les Ferdinand and of course Alan Shearer.

The Number 9 Shirt Is A Monumental Honor For Me

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Papiss Cisse is well aware of what the Newcastle number 9 shirt means. Papiss Cisse slots one home against Bolton on Monday There have been some excellent strikers down the years wear the famous number 9 shirt, including Hughie Gallagher, Malcolm MacDonald, Les Ferdinand and of course Alan Shearer.

Dutch Reports – Brazilian Center-Back To Newcastle For €5M

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If you believe the Dutch Press, then FC Twente center-back Douglas is on his way to Newcastle this summer. The 6'4″ no-nonsense Brazilian center-back would be an excellent buy for Newcastle, and if he arrives it would be between Coloccini, Steven Taylor, Mike Williamson and Douglas to fight it out for the two center-back starting [.

Dutch Reports – Brazilian Center-Back To Newcastle For €5M

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If you believe the Dutch Press, then FC Twente center-back Douglas is on his way to Newcastle this summer. The 6'4″ no-nonsense Brazilian center-back would be an excellent buy for Newcastle, and if he arrives it would be between Coloccini, Steven Taylor, Mike Williamson and Douglas to fight it out for the two center-back starting [.

Champions League For Magpies – We Want To Win Next Game

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Newcastle's manager Alan Pardew keeps getting asked if he thinks Newcastle can qualify for the European Champions League this season. Alan Pardew applauding fans before the game on Monday And of course the real answer is that he doesn't know, but the way Alan runs Newcastle, he's only concentrating on the next game,  and try to win it.

How Yassa Made Papiss Cisse Happy At Newcastle

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It's amazing how quickly Papiss Cisse has settled in on Tyneside, and he cannot even speak English yet. Yassa - a Senegal dish that Cisse just loves So we have always chuckled over his first 9 games for Newcastle he's already scored 10 goals  when referees go up to talk to him after [...]


Ben Arfa Has Found Serenity On Tyneside – And Passion Too

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Hatem Ben Arfa is very quickly becoming an enormously popular player on Tyneside, and the lad has already scored 7 goals this season, and most of them this year. Ben Arfa after scoring wonder goal on Monday to win the game for Newcastle It looked on Easter Monday, that Newcastle's game was drifting towards a frustrating draw with Bolton Wanderers, and that [.

Cisse – We Can Get Top Four, Cabaye – That Was The Real Ben Arfa

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Papiss Cisse has been phenomenally successful in the Newcastle number 9 shirt, ever  since he made his debut against Aston Villa on February 5th. Papiss Cisse scores again YES!! Papiss now has 10 goals in 9 games for the Magpies, and Newcastle fans will be hoping he can keep up his amazing goal-scoring exploits in the final 5 games of [.

Pardew – I’ve Got No Worries About Demba Ba – I Know Him

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Demba  Ba hasn't scored in 9 games and indeed, he has scored just one goal since he returned from the African Cup of Nations in February. Demba Ba in action yesterday against Bolton stroppy again? And that was in his first game back after just 30 minutes in the 2-1 win over Aston Villa at home, when Papiss Cisse on his [.

Newcastle Captain – We Must Stay Calm

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Fabricio Coloccini returned to the side yesterday, and played a solid game at the back for Newcastle, alongside the in-form Mike Williamson. Fabricio Coloccini in action yesterday against Bolton Coloccini also had a more than decent effort on goal in the first half, and that was probably our best effort in the first half but the Bolton goalkeeper saved well high up to his [.

Newcastle Captain – We Must Stay Calm

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Fabricio Coloccini returned to the side yesterday, and played a solid game at the back for Newcastle, alongside the in-form Mike Williamson. Fabricio Coloccini in action yesterday against Bolton Coloccini also had a more than decent effort on goal in the first half, and that was probably our best effort in the first half but the Bolton goalkeeper saved well high up to his [.

Pardew – Ben Arfa Should Have Had Two Great Goals Yesterday

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Just after Ben Arfa had scored his first goal for Newcastle yesterday with that mazy run,  he did it again. Ben Arfa slots the ball home yesterday 1-0 But this time rather than cutting inside and shooting for goal, he laid it off to Papiss Cisse on his right, but the Senegal man was offside.

Pardew – Ben Arfa Should Have Had Two Great Goals Yesterday

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Just after Ben Arfa had scored his first goal for Newcastle yesterday with that mazy run,  he did it again. Ben Arfa slots the ball home yesterday 1-0 But this time rather than cutting inside and shooting for goal, he laid it off to Papiss Cisse on his right, but the Senegal man was offside.

Pardew – We Could Be In Europe On Saturday

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We'll be supporting Liverpool in the FA Cup semi-final on Saturday, when they play Everton at Wembley. Alan Pardew welcomes Owen Coyle before yesterday's game But if you look at current form, Everton are the in-form team having won three of their last four league games and hammering Sunderland 4-0 at Goodison Park yesterday and [.

Miracles Are Now Possible Again At Newcastle

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For a side fighting relegation Bolton looked good yesterday and they were also unlucky, but when you miss some golden opportunities you really only have yourself to blame. Ben Arfa after scoring wonder goal he's in there somewhere If Bolton could have scored form the two big chances they had in the second half of yesterday's game at St.

Newcastle Have Momentum And The Mercurial Ben Arfa -Video

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It looked like Newcastle would do no better than a 0-0 draw yesterday at home to Bolton. Ben Arfa slots in Newcatsle's first goal -Â brilliant! And indeed with just 20 minutes to go it was Bolton who had missed the better chances, as Chris Eagles after 48 minutes and Mark Davies after 63 minutes had [.

Goal Was Special – Magpies 19 Points Better Than Last Term

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Alan Pardew was rightly full of praise for Hatem  Ben Arfa, after the Frenchman's tremendous individual goal after 73 minutes,  got Newcastle the breakthrough thy needed against Bolton. Newcastle players celebrate Ben Arfa's wonder goal Ben Arfa received the ball 10 yards inside his own half in the middle of the park,  and dribbled at some speed  towards the Bolton goal, beating at least three Bolton players on the way, before slipping the ball into the net past the [.

Chelsea Draw 1-1 With Fulham – Newcastle Remain 5th Top

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Chelsea drew 1-1 with Fulham in tonight's late game and go to 57 points, and two points behind Newcastle who are in 5th place on 59 points and level with Spurs. Frank Lampard scored Chelsea goal with dubious penalty Of course 5th gets automatic entry to the Europa League. Chelsea were so lucky to beat Wigan on 2-1 on Saturday [.

Newcastle Joint 4th Top Of Premier League With Spurs Losing

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Newcastle found a way to win a very close game against Bolton at St. James' Park this afternoon, and it was the skill of Frenchman Ben Arfa that made it possible. Mercurial Ben Arfa - after scoring Newcastle's first goal this afternoon The way this lad has been playing over the last few weeks, suggests [.

Newcastle 2 Bolton 0 – Video Highlights

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Yopu can faintly hear the English commentary in the background but here's the video. Newcastle 2 Bolton 0 Video Highlights Here is video of Ben Arfa's wonderful goal the commentator almost has a heart  attack


Alan Pardew’s Sky Interview After The 2-0 Win Over Bolton

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Ben Arfa molested by Newcastle players after scoring fantastic goal Here is Alan Pardew's Sky Sports Interview after the game this afternoon, and he said the goal Ben Arfa scored against Blackburn may have been even better than today's fantastic goal. Alan thinks Ben Arfa should get into the French squad for the European Championships, and of course Alan also mentioned [.

Who Was Newcastle’s Best Player Against Bolton?

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Let us know who you think our best player was against Bolton was this afternoon in the Magpies' 2-0 win against Bolton.


Newcastle 2 Bolton 0 – Full Match Report

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Here is a report of the game against Bolton this afternoon. Here is how it went this afternoon  from our viewpoint live as it happened. The game kicked off with Bolton in blue shirts, blue shorts and blue socks, and Newcastle in their traditional black and white stripes. On 8 minutes Eagles put Kevin [.

Newcastle 2 Bolton 0 – Ben Arfa Brilliance Does It

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In a tough game this afternoon against a stubborn and hard working Bolton side, but Newcastle eventually got the breakthrough from the mercurial Ben Arfa after 73 minutes, with a tremendous individual goal,  in what was a keenly contested match. The game had been very close with Tim Krul saving Newcastle with a fantastic save from Chris Eagles to keep [.

Coloccini Back For Newcastle – Tiote Out

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Newcastle captain Fabricio Coloccini is back in the Newcastle starting line-up for the Premier League clash against Bolton Wanderers this afternoon at St. James' Park. Fab coming in for Coloccini is the only change to the side that won at Swansea on Friday afternoon. So it looks like Fab will partner Mike Williamson at the back and [.

Newcastle vs Bolton – Match Preview

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Newcastle have a decent chance of marking up their 5th league win in a row this afternoon against Bolton Wanderers. Newcastle have  successive wins against Norwich, West Brom, Liverpool and Swansea,  and in that run Newcastle have scored 8 goals and conceded only one. Certainly if our readers are anything to go by in our [.

Yohan Cabaye Could Miss The Game Today

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Both of Newcastle's central midfielders Yohan Cabaye and Cheick Tiote could be missing this afternoon, in the vital home game against Bolton Wanderers. Yohan Cabaye playmaker could miss the game today Cheick is almost certainly out after a recurrence of his hamstring,  and he was replaced by Ryan Taylor for the second half  in [.

Is This Central Midfielder Good Enough For Newcastle?

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It will be a chance today for Newcastle fans to have a look at central midfielder Mark Davies, who is rumored to be on Newcastle's radar for this summer. Mark Davies Bolton midfielder a target for Newcastle? Alan Pardew scouted the Bolton side on Saturday, in their 3-0 home defeat against Fulham, and there [.

Williamson – It Will Be Tough, Parker – Newcastle Definite Threat

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Mike Williamson made his comeback in the 2-0 win at the Reebok Stadium back on Boxing Day, December 26th, and has been an ever -present in the Newcastle side since then. Mike Williamson in action at Swansea Mike came back from the ankle injury he picked up at the beginning of the season in the Carling Cup tie at Scunthorpe United on August 25th, [.

Cisse Sent By The Gods To Wear Newcastle’s Number 9 Shirt

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Newcastle fans are starting to come to terms with the fact we may have two of the best strikers in the Premier League. Papiss Cisse how did he do that for Newcastle's second goal? And that's not an idle boast either,  with Cisse and Demba Ba firing 25 Premier League goals between them this season, and Cisse has only played [.

Ben Arfa – With Our Great Team Spirit Why Not The Top Four?

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Ben Arfa certainly seems to be enjoying the camaraderie  in the Newcastle dressing room these days. Ben Arfa takes on Neil Taylor on Friday The French International, who turned 25 last month, is back into top form, and we expect he has a good chance to be in the French squad for the upcoming European Championships this summer, along with his team-mate Yohan Cabaye.

Alan Pardew – Seven Or Eight Players In Treatment Room

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One of the things that has impressed us this season with Alan Pardew, is the way he can analyse the strengths and weaknesses of the opposition. Alan Pardew lots of players in treatment room And Alan comes up with different game plans that can win the games, and last Friday was a good example of how he does that, [.

Newcastle To Take The Game Full Throttle To Bolton Today

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Newcastle gave another solid performance at Swansea on Friday afternoon, to come away with all 3 points and their third clean sheet in the last four straight victories. Newcastle's two top coaches Carver and Pardew great job this season And if Newcastle are going to stretch that run to five games, the defense [.

Krul – It’s Incredible – Good Times Are Back – Keep Believing

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There's no doubt Newcastle have enjoyed a wonderful season, whatever happens in the last 6 games still to play. Tim Krul - looks pleased at final whistle on Friday And if  someone had said last August that Newcastle had a chance to make the top four with 6 games to go, we would have been asking what they were smoking.

Pardew Conflicted About European Qualification – Go For It!

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Alan Pardew thinks that if Newcastle qualify for Europe, it could have some negative connotations as well as the obvious positive ones. Alan Pardew conflicted about European qualification Newcastle are in a reasonable position to qualify for Europe for the first time since 2006, when Glenn Roeder  guided Newcastle to a European place after taking over in early February of that year from sacked Graeme Souness.

Owen Coyle’s Handling Of Fabrice Muamba Scare Simply Superb

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Bolton have had two wins in three league games since that fateful day on March 17th, when their midfielder Fabrice Muamba suffered a cardiac arrest,  during the FA Cup quarter final tie at White Hart Lane. Recent photo of Fabrice Muamba soon to be released from hospital It was news around the world, and a [.

Newcastle Will Need Four Or Five Top Signings This Summer

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Alan Pardew has said in the local Sunday Sun today,  that if Newcastle do somehow qualify for Europe next season, we will need four or five top signings in the summer. Newcastle linked with FC Twente's Douglas If Liverpool beat Everton in the FA Cup semi-final next Saturday, and Newcastle can retain 6th position in the league, [.

Liverpool To Unload Carroll – No Way He’ll Return To Newcastle

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There is news today in the Sunday Mirror that Liverpool will cut loose Andy Carroll in the summer. Andy Carroll a fallen hero at Newcastle Andy Carroll was a good player at Newcastle, and in his last two seasons at Newcastle he scored 19 goals in 42 appearances in the Championship and 11 Premier League goals in 19 appearances last season, before [.

Pardew – FA Cup Losers Should Never Qualify For Europa League

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England and France are the only two countries who allow their Cup-winners to qualify for the Europa League. Alan Pardew FA Cup losers should not qualify for Europa League In all other countries it is simply based on league position, which of course is a much better way of deciding which are the best teams [.

It’s Up To Newcastle To Finish Higher Than Chelsea – Pardew

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Chelsea were just a little lucky to win their game at Stamford Bridge yesterday against Wigan 2-1, with a stoppage time winner coming from Juan Mata. Alan Pardew looking up at Newcastle And that was an important win,  because it keeps the London side in 5th place in the league table, and only 3 points behind Tottenham, who are [.

Newcastle Linked With Brazilian Left-Back

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Newcastle are being linked with Grasshoppers full-back Bruno Bertucci, according to Sky Sports. Bruno Bertucci - Zurich Grasshoppers left-back The 21 year-old Brazilian left-back moved to Switzerland last year, when he joined the Zurich club from his home-town club,  Corinthians,  based in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Stoppage Time Winner Keeps Chelsea Above Newcastle

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It was a goal by Mata two minutes into stoppage time that gave Chelsea a 2-1 win over Wigan at Stamford Bridge  today,  and put the London side back into 5th place, but level on points at 56 with Newcastle. Branislav Ivanovic after scoring Chelsea's first goal And their first goal, scored by Branislav Ivanovic was clearly offside, as [.

Cisse – The Manager Has Confidence In Me – The Fans Too!

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Papiss  Cisse seems very down to earth, after his amazing efforts of yesterday in South Wales. Papiss Cisee assaulted by Shane Ferguson after great second goal And that's good because the last thing we want from any Newcastle player is to get too carried away with their success. But the two Senegal lads, Cisse and Demba Ba [.

Tiote Out Of Bolton Game – Perch Back In Defensive Midfield?

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News today that Cheick Tiote has re-injured his hamstring, and is unlikely to be risked against Bolton on Monday afternoon. Cheick Tiote challenges Joe Allen yesterday Cheick was taken off at half time yesterday after suffering a recurrence of his recent hamstring injury, and he will now have a couple of weeks to be fit for the important home [.

Guess Who Our Man Of The March Was?

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It's hardly surprising that a certain Mr. Papiss Cisse whose address is Number 9,  St. James' Park, Newcastle  - has got 70% of the vote for our Man of the Match yesterday. Papiss Cisse calm down I can score a lot more like that! With Papiss Cisse  getting a brace of goals for the third time running,  his unique [.

Newcastle Linked Again With Victor Moses

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Newcastle are again being linked with Wigan striker/winger Victor Moses. Victor Moses refusing to sign new contract at Wigan Newcastle were in for the winger in January of 2010, during our promotion season but Mike Ashley at the time wouldn't pay the £2.5M that it would have taken to get the player to Tyneside, although manager [.

Papiss Cisse Performing Magic In Training Too

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Papiss Cisse's two goals yesterday were really fantastic opportunist efforts. Papiss Cisse after magic second goal Ben Arfa looks pleased And his second goal was simply brilliant,  and the Swansea goalkeeper Michel Vorm had no chance at all, such was the preciseness of the finish from the Senegal striker.

Papiss Cisse Performing Magic In Training Too

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Papiss Cisse's two goals yesterday were really fantastic opportunist efforts. Papiss Cisse after magic second goal Ben Arfa looks pleased And his second goal was simply brilliant,  and the Swansea goalkeeper Michel Vorm had no chance at all, such was the preciseness of the finish from the Senegal striker.

Williamson Back To Top Form – Perch, Santon Great Too

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One thing that's been obvious over the last few games is that Mike Williamson is back to top form. Perch, Williamson and Cisse after the game yesterday Mike had another very solid game yesterday, as did the very dependable James Perch, and our defense had to be near their best as Swansea had so much of the ball.

Erik Pieters Supporting Magpies – Go Newcastle, Keep It Going!

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It seems that Erik Pieters was following Newcastle's game yesterday against Swansea with some interest. Erik Pieters Go Magpies keep it going And shortly into the game Erik sent out this tweet on his Twitter account: "now checking the match, go magpies and tim krul, #getthose3points, already 1-0 papiss cisse, keep it going" [.

Demba Ba Discontent Blown Out Of Proportion

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It started a couple of days ago when Alan Pardew suggested he would not be too happy that his friend Papiss Cisse was scoring all the goals and in the limelight at Newcastle. Demba Ba congratulates Cisse after first goal yesterday That comment was about Demba Ba, and Alan laughed at his news conference for the Swansea game, by saying he would [.

We’re Now Supporting Sunderland, Liverpool And Wigan!

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Sunderland play Tottenham today in the 12:45 pm early kick-off game at White Hart Lane. Papiss Cisse scoring first opportunist goal yesterday And we'll be hoping for a Sunderland win in that game, and that would mean Spurs were only 2 points ahead of Newcastle but our goal difference is much worse than that of Spurs.

Pardew’s Sky Interview After Magpies Win At Swansea – Video

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Papiss Cisse scored another two tremendous goals today Here is Alan Pardew's Sky Sports interview immediately after today's great Papiss Cisse inspired 2-0 win at Swansea. Now all that matters is to get 3 points on Monday against Bolton at home, and then the lads have 12 days of rest before we entertain Stoke City at St.

Swansea 0 Newcastle (Cisse) 2 – Video Highlights

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Swansea 0 Newcastle 2 Video Highlights


Pardew – Papiss Cisse Brilliant – We Were Flat Today

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Alan Pardew gave praise to Newcastle's new number 9 Papiss Cisse for two brilliant opportunist goals that were enough to get Newcastle all 3 points. Papiss Cisse congratulated after scoring after just 5 minutes But Newcastle struggled at times today against a good Swansea side who had most of the possession all game but a solid defensive display today allowed Newcastle to take all 3 points.

Swansea 0 Newcastle 2 – Cisse’s Brilliant Brace Gets All 3 Points

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Papiss Cisse scored two brilliant opportunist goals for Newcastle in the game at Liberty Stadium this afternoon, as the Newcastle defense hung on well,  as Swansea had most of the play but couldn't quite cut out any real good chances. But it was that Newcastle number 9 Papiss Cisse who had a half chance after 5 minutes and he [.

Who Was Newcastle’s Best Player At Swansea?

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Let us know who you thought Newcastle's best player was at Swansea this afternoon in Newcastle's magnificent 2-0 win.


Santon In For Guthrie Is Only Newcastle Change

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Davide Santon returns to starting eleven for Newcastle's game with Swansea this afternoon. And Santon coming in for Danny Guthrie is the only change to the side that beat Liverpool 2-0 last Sunday afternoon. Ryan Taylor remains on the bench and Davide gets his first start for a few games and the 21 year-old must have been impressive in [.

Ryan Taylor At Right-Midfield Or Left-Back Today?

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We could see a fit Ryan Taylor return to the team at left-back today. Ryan Taylor after scoring that wonder goal at Sunderland in August Ryan could also  come in directly for the injured Danny Guthrie on the right of midfield, or we suspect he could replace Argentine Jonas Gutierrez at left back.

Swansea vs Newcastle – Match Preview

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Newcastle have won their last three games,  and look to continue that mini-surge this afternoon, when they visit a very good looking Swansea side at the Liberty Stadium. In order to get that 5th place in the league and automatic qualification for the Europa League next season Newcastle have to try to get as many wins as [.

Swansea vs Newcastle – Match Preview

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Newcastle have won their last three games,  and look to continue that mini-surge this afternoon, when they visit a very good looking Swansea side at the Liberty Stadium. In order to get that 5th place in the league and automatic qualification for the Europa League next season Newcastle have to try to get as many wins as [.

Lovenkrands Epitomizes Magpie Spirit – Can Pie And Peas Get Job Done?

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Alan Pardew selects the menu every week,  when the team get together for lunch  at their Benton Training headquarters. Alan Pardew served up pie and peas and sausage and mash Last week it was Africa Day and curried goat, and that seemed to do the trick against Liverpool, and yesterday it was England Day and sausage and mash and pie and peas [.

Cabaye’s French International Friend Wants To Join Newcastle

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French International Yohan Cabaye wants to play in Europe again,  and he thinks he's at the right club to do just that. Yohan Cabaye in those orange strips we sometimes wear on the road With Newcastle doing so well this season, and being very high profile in France, and also having such a large French contingent of players, [.

Pardew Hopes Demba Ba Will Get Angry By Lack Of Goals

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Alan Pardew was asked yesterday if he was worried about the lack of goals from Demba Ba in the last seven games. The Senegal twin strikers Ba and Cisse Thankfully, Papiss Cisse has scored 6 goals in those games and seven goals in seven appearances in the number 9 shirt for the Magpies, so we've [.

Newcastle Linked With Top Championship Striker

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Burnley manager Eddie Howe has said that his top young goal-scorer, Jay Rodríguez, could be sold in the summer. The 21 year-old is of Spanish descent, and his father Enrique is Spanish,  and played a short time for Deportivo de La Coruña,  before spending time at Burnley in 1983.. Eddie Howe had this to say today about the youngster in the Daily Mail: [.

If Everton Reach FA Cup Final It’s Bad News For Magpies

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At least one thing we are finding out in infinite detail, is how a team can qualify for the Europa League from England. Everton manager David Moyes now we know why he's smiling! I had a piece out yesterday on the Fair Play rules, and I had a few responses to that article from  our knowledgeable [.

Fast Counter-Attacking To Be The Newcastle Plan At Swansea

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It's going to be a tough game tomorrow at the Liberty Stadium in Swansea. Alan Pardew hopes to take chances at Swansea tomorrow There's no doubt about that and Swansea this season have given Arsenal and Manchester City defeats when they visited South Wales, and the sell-out crowd tomorrow will be looking forward to making Newcastle [.

Will Dan Gosling Get His Chance Tomorrow In Place Of Guthrie?

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Danny Guthrie is definitely out of tomorrow's game at Swansea and on Monday against Bolton at home. Dan Gosling could get his chance tomorrow And it's not clear who will get the nod tomorrow in Danny's place, although unfortunately 19 year-old Haris Vuckic is also out with a knee injury for the next couple of games.

Perchinio Loving Life At Newcastle – Flattered By Nickname

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It's really a great story-line, Â the way James Perch has improved with some stellar performances for Newcastle since the turn of the year, and in different positions on the pitch too. Newcastle's Perchinio Barcelona rumored to be interested? Newcastle take on Swansea City tomorrow afternoon, and Swansea are one of the best footballing sides [.

Perchinio Loving Life At Newcastle – Flattered By Nickname

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It's really a great story-line, Â the way James Perch has improved with some stellar performances for Newcastle since the turn of the year, and in different positions on the pitch too. Newcastle's Perchinio Barcelona rumored to be interested? Newcastle take on Swansea City tomorrow afternoon, and Swansea are one of the best footballing sides [.

James Perch Responds To Head-Butt Criticism

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As we mentioned yesterday there's been some ridiculous criticism of James Perch,  after he was stupidly head-butted on Sunday by frustrated Liverpool goalkeeper Pepe Reina. Stupid Pepe Reina on Sunday head butts James Perch Some of Liverpool's  current and former players are trying to say that it was really James Perch's fault that Pepe Reina was [.

Foundation Of Newcastle Success Down To A Great Squad

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It's already been a very positive season for Newcastle United. Alan Pardew Newcastle are in 6th place in the league, 10 points above 7th placed Everton and with 7 points more than we got in all of last season, and we are 14 points better off than at the same stage of the season [...]


Newcastle Close To Signing 21 Year Old Attacking Midfielder

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We were first linked with Jacob Butterfield late last year. Jacob Butterfield - cheer up son you're coming to Newcastle The 21 year-old attacking midfielder of Barnsley had been spotted by Newcastle scouts in the Championship, and his contract is up at the Yorkshire club this summer, and there were strong rumors late last year that Newcastle were [.

Perch Doubtful For Swansea – Guthrie Out – Colo Back Monday?

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James Tavernier was recalled from MK Dons yesterday, and one of our readers had suggested part of that was because  James Perch had picked up a knock,  and could even miss the Swansea game. James Perch doubt for tomorrow's game Alan Pardew  verified during his press conference yesterday that James is indeed suffering from [.

Tavernier Back From Loan – Perch Should be Banned – Nonsense!

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James Tavernier, who is well thought of at Newcastle,  has returned from his loan spell at MK Dons, and he goes straight into the squad for the Good Friday game at Swansea City. James Tavernier 20 year-old back from loan spell at MK Dons James has gained a lot of experience over the last 14 months [.

Magpie Fans In Full Force At Swansea – Europe Place Possible

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It's hardly surprising that Newcastle will be well-supported at the Liberty Stadium on Friday afternoon. A terrific shot of Alan Pardew applauding Newcastle fans It's along journey down to South Wales, all of 350 miles, but the Liberty Stadium is sold out for Friday's game, which will be televised live around the world, and that means Newcastle [.

No Fair-Play Europa League Position For Newcastle

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The Premier League gets four teams that qualify for the European Champions league and three teams that qualify for the Europa League. Europa League Badge The Champions league positions are the top four places in the league, but the Europa places are not all determined by league positions, although they are in all other countries expect England and France.

Can High-Flying Magpies Make It 4 Wins In A Row At Swansea?

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A confident but grounded Alan Pardew is looking for another good performance from his Newcastle team at the Liberty Stadium in Swansea on Friday afternoon. Alan Pardew - will be trying for 4th win on the trot But after three wins on the trot don't expect Newcastle  players to be over-confident, as Alan has a way to keep [.

Pardew Has Got The Very Best Out Of Ben Arfa This Year

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The job of a football manager is to bring out the very best in his players. Ben Arfa tracking back to challenge Suarez Sunday And by that accurate definition of a football coach's job then Alan Pardew has done very well this season and by contrast Liverpool's Kenny Dalglish has not. A number of Newcastle players have played their very [.

James Perch Could Be Staying At Newcastle Long Term

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James Perch is one of the best professionals at Newcastle. James Perch has been great for Newcastle this year Last season he had a tough time of it,  and once Danny  Simpson had recovered from that bad ankle injury,  he came straight back in at right-back and James Perch lost his first team place.

No Stopping Newcastle If Our Lads Keep Winning

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Newcastle now have two games coming up in a very short four days. Cheick Tiote we expect to win every game The lads travel down to Swansea for the only Premier League game taking place on Good Friday, and then next Monday they are back at St. James' Park to take on Bolton Wanderers. Logic says that we should be able to beat Bolton [.

Demba Ba Not Happy At Newcastle?

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In the interview Alan Pardew gave to talkSport recently, Alan mentioned that Demba Ba wasn't happy at Newcastle at the moment, or to be more accurate he's been happier. Demba Ba stuck on 16 goals With the news coming through that PSG will move for the Newcastle striker in the summer, we are waiting [.

Pardew – Cisse Tremendous In Everything He Has Done

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Newcastle fans have been simply delighted with what they have seen of Papiss Cisse so far. Cisse heads first goal on Sunday brilliantly But the way Papiss has started his Newcastle career suggests if there is one up front striker it could be Papiss rather than Demba Ba. But playing out wide is probably one reason Ba has not added to his 16 goals recently, and [.

Pardew – Top Players Coming Into Form For Newcastle

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Alan Pardew has his Newcastle side hitting top form at the right time, with just 7 games to go in the season. Alan Pardew on the sidelines on Sunday There's a good possibility that Newcastle can make the Europa League next season,  if they can hold onto 6th place in the league table, and a club other than [.

FC Twente’s Douglas Strongly Linked With Newcastle

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News in the Evening Chronicle today that Brazilian center-back Douglas of FC Twente,  wants to leave the club in the summer to play in the English Premier League. Douglas 24 year-old Brazilian wants to play in England The 6'4″ defender is out of contract in the summer, and he would be a good buy [.

Top Scout Speaks Highly Of Ashley, Llambias – Pardew’s Great

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67 year-old Graham Carr has given a long interview,  and he's taken some of the mystery away of what exactly he does for Newcastle, and how Newcastle are able to sign new players. Graham Carr - done great job at Newcastle the last two years Graham was born in Corbridge, Northumberland way back in 1944, and he's [.

19 Points From Last 7 Games – Magpies Make Champions League

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Ivory Coast International Cheick Tiote  seems to be an ambitious player at Newcastle. Cheick Tiote in action in the African Cup of Nations earlier this year And the 25 year-old has come out today and talked about Newcastle possibly qualifying for the Champions League. This is what the 29 times capped player had to say about Newcastle qualifying for Europe [.

Graham Carr – They Wanted £15M For Cisse – We Got Him For £8M

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It seems that the actual fee Newcastle paid for Papiss Cisse was £8M. Papiss Cisse after scoring first goal on Sunday against Liverpool And that seems a very solid number, since it comes from Chief Scout Graham Carr,  in a long interview he has given with Adrian Durham. At first,  the reports in January were that we paid  £10M for [.

Alan Pardew Issues Rallying Call To Top Newcastle Stars

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The four players who left Newcastle last year have not done particularly well at their new clubs. Demba Ba - may not want to leave Newcastle Joey Barton is struggling to stay in the Premier League with QPR, Kevin Nolan is struggling with West Ham to nail down an automatic promotion place, and the Hammers are now [.

James Perch And Pal So Solid At The Back In Great Win

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James Perch and Mike  Williamson were monumental for Newcastle on Sunday against Liverpool. Mike Williamson blocking  Andy Carroll yesterday With Coloccini out for a few games,  a huge factor was how James Perch and Mike Williamson would play together in central defense against Liverpool, but they were both excellent, and  as solid as a rock for the Magpies.

Quotes From Williamson, Krul And Pardew On Newcastle Win

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Mike Williamson insists that Newcastle can still qualify for the European Champions League next season, following our 2-0 victory over Liverpool yesterday. Mike Williamson marking Andy Carroll yesterday A second Papiss Cisse brace of goals  in successive games for Newcastle,  left us level on 53 points with Chelsea.

Andy Carroll’s Hostile Reception At Newcastle – Here’s Why

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Andy Carroll got a hostile reception from Newcastle fans, when he returned to St. James' Park yesterday, and that's putting it mildly. The scenes yesterday as  a lonely Andy Carroll was booed off the pitch So did Jose Enrique and even Craig Bellamy, two other former players but the real barracking was kept  for Andy Carroll, and that's because he's a  Geordie [.

Papiss Cisse Now Has 122 Goals In 247 Games

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We always knew that Papiss Cisse had scored goals wherever he has played in football. Papiss Cisse congratulated by Cabaye after scoring yesterday And when we heard Newcastle were interested  in the player last summer, we honestly thought there was little chance of Newcastle getting this tremendous goalscorer on Tyneside.

Fantastic Alan Pardew Deserves To Be Manager Of The Season

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Alan Pardew cannot be given too much credit for the amazing job he's done,  since he arrived at Newcastle a short 16 months ago. Alan Pardew yesterday been fantastic at Newcastle And while Newcastle will fall short of qualifying for the Champions League this season, the team has a decent shot at qualifying for a Europa League place.

That Was Cisse’s Best Performance – Perch Was Outstanding

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Alan Pardew has given a host of interviews after yesterday's tremendous 2-0 win against Liverpool, that was a crucial win for Newcastle United. Papiss Cisse congratulated after scoring yesterday And not only did the lads win, but for the second game in a row, and our third win on the trot the lads played somehow near their best.

Williamson And Perch The Best Two Players On The Pitch

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Both Mike Williamson and James Perch, our two center-backs,  came through for Newcastle big time yesterday. Williamson and Perch celebrate Cisse's first goal yesterday Their form at the back for Newcastle was excellent, and it seems that Mike is coming into his best form at the business end of the season, with just 7 games to go.

Brilliant Ben Arfa Has Shown Courage And Guts At Newcastle

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Newcastle again looked a very good side yesterday in their 2-0 home win over Liverpool,  and Hatem Ben Arfa is starting to show Newcastle fans just what he's about. Ben Arfa in action yesterday challenging Jose Enrique It's a fantastic time for the mercurial Frenchman to come into his top form, at the business end of the season, and [.

Perch Our Man Of The Match – Let’s Hear It For James

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We said before the game that the result would depend on how Mike Williamson and James Perch played at the back against Liverpool yesterday. James Perch stupidly head butted by Reina yesterday And both lads played great, and James Perch showed what a gutsy and good player he is, and he was simply magnificent yesterday, even in [.

Yohan Cabaye – We Must Now Stay Focused

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Newcastle put in another solid and determined display this afternoon against Liverpool,  and came away worthy winners by 2-0, with both goals coming from Papiss Cisse. Papiss Cisse after scoring his second goal today That was Newcastle's 11th clean sheet of the season and our 15th win in 31 league games, which is not too bad at all.

Three Wins In A Row – Maybe I’m The Reason – Danny Guthrie

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Danny Guthrie had another good game in the middle of the park today against his former club Liverpool. Danny Guthrie in good form for Newcastle And it just so happens that Danny came back into the team against Norwich City, and Newcastle have now won three games in a row. And the way Danny [...]


Pardew – Newcastle Awesome – Perch, Williamson Magnificent

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A delighted Newcastle manager Alan Pardew thought his side were awesome at times today against Liverpool. Alan Pardew on the sidelines today Newcastle won 2-0 and again showed attacking flair with Ben Arfa  prominent,  and Papiss Cisse in the goals again with two opportunist efforts and he now has 7 goals in just 7 appearances for the Magpies one [.

Alan Pardew’s BBC Interview After Newcastle Win

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Alan Pardew very proud Here's the BBC interview with Alan Pardew we could have had four goals - you have to wait of the advert playing. Alan praised the performances of Williamson and Perch at the back, and Mike went close with two headers today and hit the post in the first half, and it [...]


Andy Carroll’s Dive And Pepe Reina’s Head Butt – Video

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Liverpool didn't exactly cover themselves in glory at St, James' Park today as the wheels seem to be coming off on Merseyside. Liverpool in 12 league games since they beat Newcastle 3-1 at Anfield on 30th December, have just two wins and two draws for a measly 8 points. Liverpool are doing great in the Cups this season, but their league form  is [.

Newcastle 2 Liverpool 0 – Video Highlights

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Newcastle 2 Liverpool 0 Video Highlights


Who Was Newcastle’s Best Player Against Liverpool?

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Let us know who you think Newcastle's best player was this afternoon against Liverpool in the Magpies terrific 2-0 victory.


Newcastle 2 Liverpool 0 – Cisse Brace – Magpies Send Liverpool Packing

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Two great opportunist goals by Papiss Cisee and some great play by Ben Arfa were too much for Liverpool at St. James' park today as Newcastle ran out worthy 2-0 winners. And while Ben Arfa and Papiss Cisse will get the headlines for today's game, but let's not forget a certain James Perch, who was [.

Cheick Tiote Returns – Only Change For Newcastle

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Cheick Tiote is back in the Newcastle United starting line-up, as expected, for today's clash with Liverpool at St. James' Park. But that's the only change from the side that beat West Brom 3-1 last week at The Hawthorns. And Pardew is expected to play again with the 4-3-3 formation, with Hatem Ben Arfa, Papiss [.

Big Clubs Trying To Circumvent Financial Fair Play Rules

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Alan Pardew is concerned that the big  clubs will find various ways to circumvent the Financial Fair Play Rules being introduced by UEFA. The Etihad Stadium Basically the rules are meant to make football clubs balance their books, and they are restricted at only paying out  what they can bring in in revenues.

Newcastle Transfer Work In Full Swing – PSG Want Demba Ba

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It seems that Newcastle's summer transfer work is well underway on Tyneside. Demba Ba PSG are interested in Newcastle striker And if Newcastle can qualify this season for the Europa League, we think there will be even more players arriving this summer. We expect Alan Smith, Perter Lovenkrands, Tamas Kadar, Xisco, Nile Ranger, Danny Guthrie and others to leave [.

Pardew – If I Don’t Get The Results – I’ll Be Sacked

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Today will be the first time Kenny Dalglish will have been on the sidelines at Newcastle, since he was sacked as the Newcastle back in August of 1998. Alan Pardew great shot of the manager directing training Mike when in doubt kick the ball out of the stadium over there! That was [...]


Newcastle Cannot Open The Door To Liverpool Today

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Liverpool have not been in good form this year,  but Newcastle  manager Alan Pardew wants to make sure Newcastle don't open the door for them this afternoon at St. James' Park. Kenny Dalglsih under great pressure to win the game today Newcastle have lost only two home games at St. James' Park this season, against Chelsea and West Brom,  and today [.

Alan Pardew Has Performed Wonders On Tyneside

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Since Alan Pardew arrived at Newcastle in early December of 2010,  he has slowly but surely got the Geordie fans on his side. Alan Pardew has performed wonders on Tyneside It's not a mystery that  fans didn't want  Pardew as the Newcastle manager, when he was the surprise choice to replace that real gentleman of football [.