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Twitter Reaction: An Awful Performance, But The Toon Are Loving Daryl!

Anyone that wasn’t in Thurles on Monday evening was likely glued to Ireland’s opening World Cup qualifier against Serbia in Belgrade. Woeful defending allowed Jeff Hendrick put the Boys in Green ahead with just three minutes on the clock. Serbia hit back through Filip Kostic and a dubious penalty before Daryl Murphy equalised with 10 minutes remaining. There were a number …

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Highly Rated French International Could Jump Ship To Liverpool [Report]

While Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s move to Manchester United continues to dominate the football headlines, a big move for one French midfielder could go ahead in the shadow of the big Swede. Newcastle midfielder Moussa Sissoko has become a target for Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool and the Merseyside club is keeping tabs on the french powerhouse. According to L’Equipe, Liverpool are favorites to land the …

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Relegated Newcastle Absolutely Destroy Hapless Tottenham

during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Tottenham Hotspur at St James' Park on May 15, 2016 in Newcastle, England.

Far from a consolation to being relegated, Newcastle fans will be wondering why their side didn’t show this much quality all season long. It’s safe to say the Spurs players minds are already in France (or Magaluf for those not travelling to the Euros) but Newcastle showed a desire to win that has been missing all year. Geordie fans have …

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Ex-Newcastle Midfielder Has Harsh Words For Former Club

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - MAY 24 : Jonas Gutierrez of Newcastle United takes on Carl Jenkinson of West Ham United during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and West Ham United at St James' Park on May 24, 2015 in Newcastle Upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)

Argentine midfielder Jonas Gutierrez has alleged that the struggling Premier League club considered him a liability following his diagnosis with testicular cancer in 2013. The midfielder underwent an operation in October of that year to remove a tumour. Just two months later, in December 2013, then manager and current Crystal Palace boss Alan Pardew told the Argentine that he was surplus …

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Newcastle United Confirm Rafa Benítez To Replace Steve McClaren As Manager

NAPLES, ITALY - MARCH 30: Rafael Benitez head coach of Napoli (now at Newcastle United) celebrates the victory after the Serie A match between SSC Napoli and Juventus at Stadio San Paolo on March 30, 2014 in Naples, Italy. (Photo by Giuseppe Bellini/Getty Images)

Newcastle United have this morning, after days of rampant speculation, confirmed the termination of manager Steve McClaren’s contract. The move comes after months of disappointing in performances as the Magpies find themselves deep in the relegation zone despite investing £80million in the squad over the past two transfer windows. CLUB STATEMENT: Steve McClaren’s employment with the Club ends with immediate …

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Saido Berahino Should Look To Leicester’s Vardy For Inspiration

WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - JANUARY 30: Saido Berahino of West Bromwich Albion in action during The Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between West Bromwich Albion and Peterborough United at The Hawthorns on January 30, 2016 in West Bromwich, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

With the transfer period closed once again and Saido Berahino still a West Brom player, time will tell if the striker has learned from past mistakes. This season is huge for any player with aspirations of going to Euro 2016 in France this summer. England are not blessed with strikers at present. Most believe Wayne Rooney and Harry Kane are certainties …

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Newcastle Are Not “Too Good to Go Down”

Newcastle manager Steve McClaren is a relentlessly positive man. He’s one of the few managers who could look at a deserved 2-1 defeat at Watford and insist that “we won’t have a problem [staying up] if we keep performing like that every week.” McClaren is obviously trying to put an optimistic spin in what is an extremely perilous position for …

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Video: Newcastle Fan Goes Crazy After Derby Defeat To Sunderland

The True Geordie’s got some serious anger issues. Sunderland today beat Newcastle United 3-0 – their sixth Wear-Tyne derby win in a row. The Magpies are now 19th in the Premier League table after six defeats in ten games (with a confidence shattering 11 goals conceded in just their last three games). They did thump Norwich 6-2 last week courtesy of a four goal …

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Watch: Chelsea Are 2-0 Down Thanks To This Georginio Wijnaldum Header

Chelsea are having a stinker against Newcastle United. They’ve just conceded a second thanks to Georginio Wijnaldum and some poor set-piece defending. Ahh,it happens every year. Newcastle United always seem capable of a performance against Chelsea for some reason. Wijnaldum gets on the end of an Ayoze corner, as anyone with Ayoze in their fantasy team rejoices. Some poor set piece defending …

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Newcastle United’s White & Blue 2015/16 Away Kit Officially Unveiled

Newcastle United have today officially unveiled their white and blue 2015/16 away kit.  The jersey, dominated by white also features blue down each shoulder and sleeve while the torso contains diamond patterns along with blue Puma and Wonga logos as well as the Newcastle crest, which keeps its traditional colours. The back of the jersey contains an upside down triangle featuring …

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Crystal Palace Sign Cabaye For A Club Record £10m

Crystal Palace have signed former Newcastle United midfielder Yohan Cabaye from French champions PSG for a club record £10 million. Cabaye joins Alan Pardew’s side on a three-year deal, with his fee potentially rising to £13 million with add-ons. Cabaye returned to France last January and joined PSG from Newcastle for £19 million, but started only 13 games in 17 months at the Parc Des …

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What Nightmares May Come – Newcastle United & The Departure Of Alan Pardew

Since Alan Pardew left Newcastle United the club have been in free fall- losing their last eight games. Yesterday’s capitulation at Leicester City saw current head coach John Carver question whether defender Mike Williamson deliberately engineered his sending off to avoid playing in the end of season run-in. Carver also this week invited two disgruntled fans to attend Newcastle United’s …

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How Kevin Keegan Still Influences The Premier League

Here Tom O’Connor looks at how the Kevin Keegan’s signing of Shaka Hislop, to increase competition between his first team goalkeepers, is still having a profound effect on modern day football.  Talk to any Arsenal or Manchester United fans about their greatest goalkeeper of the 1990s and you can be fairly certain of David Seaman and Peter Schmeichel topping the …

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Newcastle United vs Burnley: Managerial Distraction

Rob Lyons argues that Alan Pardew’s imminent departure at Newcastle will be a hindrance for the Magpies as they aim to find some form of consistency, starting with their clash against Burnley. Looking at the Magpies’ recent turnaround, albeit it with a few losses of late, Pardew has turned around a ship that looked to be sinking along the north east coastline up until mid-October. One can …

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Ginger Mourinho Will Look To Tame Newcastle Backlash

Newcastle travel to Burnley tonight in what is arguably one of the toughest times for any Premier League side to face the Clarets this season.  Sean Dyche has managed to stop Burnley from sinking into the unredeemable depts in which the bottom of the Premier League has often trapped newly-promoted sides before. Having failed to win a game between the …

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