I remember in the 1970s, it seems so long ago, I used to watch the football – on TV with my dad always in the know! All the teams were really good – and they played with skill and pace, They really were so entertaining – in fact they were really ace! There were several 

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After a dismal season in the Premier League last term, Newcastle United dropped down to the second tier of English football for the second time in seven years. However, after spending just shy of £50 million over the summer, the Magpies don’t plan on being in the Championship for long. First and foremost, the best 

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Newcastle hit rock bottom when they were relegated from the Premier League. With the club having no option but to offload its star players, for them to gain playing time in top flight football English clubs like Liverpool and Tottenham have reportedly shown interest in their playmaker Georginio Wijnaldum. Wijnaldum is reportedly set to leave 

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It’s been a phenomenal breakthrough season for Leicester’s Jamie Vardy as he smashed a massive goal scoring record, helped propel his team to Premier League glory and scored his first England goals. You have to go back over 20 years to the last time an unfancied side won the EPL, when Blackburn held off Man 

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It is all change at Newcastle with Steve McClaren’s troubled reign brought to an end last week and former Liverpool and Real Madrid boss Rafa Benitez appointed as the club’s new manager. Although few would argue that it is a positive move, as has become almost customary at the club under the Mike Ashley regime, 

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Newcastle United completed the signing of Henri Saivet from Bordeaux in an attempt to ensure their top-flight status this season. Newcastle have had a history of dipping into Ligue 1 for recruits and once again, they’ve turned their attention to France and secured the services of Saivet, who helped the Ligue 1 club win the 

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Newcastle recently announced the signing of Jonjo Shelvey for a fee believed to be in the region of £12 million. The former Liverpool midfielder will be keen to get first team football in a bid to re-earn his England spot for the Euros.   Surprising fee, but a top midfielder on his day The fee 

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Newcastle United hitman Ayoze Perez has been impressing at St James’ Park ever since his £1m move from Tenerife in June 2014. Perez has become a real fans favourite amongst the Toon Army, and the 22-year-old has all the makings of becoming a major star not only at Newcastle, but in the Premier League, also. 

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Newcastle United have had their moments in the sun, but this season has yet again been topsy-turvy for the Toon Army. Who should remain and who should suffer the chop at the end of the campaign?    Goalkeepers This is arguably the easiest part of the squad to analyse. Tim Krul should be kept. The 

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This time last season, Newcastle were beating Chelsea 2-0 at Stamford Bridge to seal a fifth place finish to a superb season in the Premier League. Papiss Cisse, a £10 million January signing from Freiburg, scored both goals to move up to a total of 13 in his first 3 months in England, and all 

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For someone who lived the first 11 years of his life in fear, Gaël Bigirimana has surprised many with his selfless attitude and optimism. Since arriving in England from war-torn Burundi, via Uganda, Bigirimana’s life story thus far has amazed all who’ve read about it. However, he is more than just a “fairytale-esque story of 

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Just over a week ago, Newcastle united mutually parted company with 21-year-old forward Nile Ranger.  Ranger made 51 appearances for Newcastle all be it many from the bench. Sadly the youngster, who previously netted six goals in ten games for England U19, left Newcastle with only 2 goals to his name. Ranger who had been 

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