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Premier League Preview Part Four: Can Rafa Benitez Work His Magic On Newcastle?

In the latest part of our series previewing the 2017/18 Premier League season, we assess the chances of Newcastle United, Southampton, Stoke City and Swansea. Can Rafa Benitez keep Newcastle in the Premier League this season? Can Stoke cope with the loss of Marko Arnautovic? Will Southampton stop selling all their best players to Liverpool? We try to answer these and more. …

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Former Newcastle United Manager In Glowing Tribute To Tragic Cheick Tiote

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, UNITED KINGDOM - FEBRUARY 25: Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew (R) shakes hands with Cheik Tiote after the midfielder agreed a new contract on February 25, 2011 in Newcastle Upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Ian Horrocks/Newcastle United via Getty Images)

The football world was rocked once again today with the tragic passing of former Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tiote at the age of 30. The Ivory Coast international passed away from heart failure in China after collapsing in training with his club, Beijing Enterprises. As reported in the Independent, former Magpies manager Alan Pardew has spoken of his shock at his …

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Newcastle Shortlisted To Host Both European Cup Finals

The city of Newcastle has been shortlisted to be the host of the 2018 European Champions Cup and Challenge Cup finals. If the bid is successful, it would see the Champions Cup being played for at the home of Newcastle United: St James’ Park. This would be considered a welcome shot-in-the-arm for rugby in the north of England, with a …

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Alan Shearer Statue Prompts Hilarious Twitter Reaction

Alan Shearer Statue

Having a statue bestowed in your honour is about as sure a sign as any that you had a remarkable career and in a way, it’s really just the thought that counts. This way of looking at it is something which Alan Shearer will perhaps tell himself in the event of him feeling a little underwhelmed by the statue’s likeness …

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How To Get Georgia Onto International Rugby’s Top Table

Tonga v Georgia - Group C: Rugby World Cup 2015

Georgia’s continued success in the European Nations Cup and their wonderfully entertaining exploits at the 2015 World Cup have won fans all over the globe, but they will always struggle to take their team to the next level without meaningful games against tier one opposition. Although the idea of relegation and promotion between the Six Nations and the European Nations …

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