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    Newcastle’s new kit 2013-2014

    Newcastle United's new kit has just been released and already caused trouble.

    Papiss Cisse ahaed of a pre-season friendly

    All in all the style of the shirt is nice to look at and quite popular given the fact that the new Puma King 13-14 template has also been used for other football clubs like Feyenoord or Dortmund.

    The real reason for the problem was actually the club’s sponsorship with Wonga and the logo on the shirt. The Senegalese player Cisse has refused …

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    Newcastle United 2 – 0 Chelsea, Who needs Mou?

    Strange game, played in a muted atmosphere during a tepid 1st half. I thought Chelsea edged the half and could have gone in one up after Torres (I think) hit the crossbar with a header direct from a corner. They just seemed a little sharper and physically stronger than us. John Carver celebrates Newcastle’s second goal against Chelsea The 2nd half was better and we gradually fought our way on top. The commitment was terrific, even though we started to look a little …

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    What Pardew should do against Stoke City

    Following the 2-0 defeat against Southampton on Sunday, anything I could possibly say about the midweek matchday against Stoke City has already been said many times before.

    Alan Pardew during the Premier League match

    I would prefer Pardew not once again stuck with 4-4-2 formation while playing away from home against a team playing with five in midfield and with our midfield containing two lightweights, Ferguson and Anita.

    Newcastle need to be far more solid while playing against Stoke City, that means …

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    What can we take from Newcastle home defeat against Swansea

    Well, firstly I thought we were better than last week – although that doesn't say a whole helluva lot. Secondly, I thought Swansea were good: their passing and movement were of a different class to our enthusiastic plodding.

    Sammy Ameobi during the Barclays Premier League match at St James Park

    They were the better team and deserved the three points, but only just managed to do that. I couldn't fault the effort yesterday but we lacked cohesion, playing like a group of individuals rather than as a …

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    Newcastle ends the Anfield misery with a point

    Yesterday we were so close to write the new chapter in our history at Anfield with a comfortable win. From our 18 Premierships games there we only can manage one win and it was in the early days of my Newcastle United history.

    Yohan Cabaye shoot for Newcastle’s first goal

    That day is when Kevin Keegan was Newcastle United manager and also our first Premier league season. Newcastle players who scored were Andy Cole and Rob Lee.

    And when Cabaye finally break …