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Newcastle ‘keeper may have surgery

Newcastle United’s veteran goalkeeper Steve Harper may need surgery to resolve the knee problem that kept him out of the midweek draw against Manchester United. Harper, 36, will not play against Blackpool at Bloomfield Road on Saturday and Toon Army … Continue reading

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Niko Kranjcar to leave Spurs this summer

Tottenham Hotspur’s Croatian international midfielder Niko Kranjcar will leave White Hart Lane this summer. The attacking midfielder was taken to Spurs by Harry Redknapp in 2009, having won the FA Cup with Redknapp and Portsmouth in 2008, and he enjoyed … Continue reading

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Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley wants club in Europe

Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley has challenged his side to get themselves into a position where they can challenge for European places on a consistent basis. The much-maligned chairman took over the Magpies in 2007, and watched in horror their … Continue reading

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Wolves striker Kevin Doyle out for upto eight weeks

Wolverhampton Wanderers striker Kevin Doyle faces up to eight weeks on the sidelines with the medial knee ligament injury that he sustained during the Republic of Ireland’s 2-1 win over Macedonia on Saturday. Doyle is Wolves top scorer this season … Continue reading

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Premier League round-up: Arsenal held by Sunderland – Bolton pip Villa

Arsenal, looking to go within one point of league-leaders Manchester United, were unable to find a way past a resolute Sunderland at the Emirates Stadium today. Arsene Wenger’s side, without the injured trio of Robin van Persie, Cesc Fabregas and … Continue reading

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Wolves maul Tangerines; United decimate Wigan.

Wolverhampton Wanderers exited the Premier League relegation zone with a 4-0 hammering of Blackpool at Molineux. Wolves started the game brightly and took the lead in the 2nd minute when a sweeping, fluent passing move freed winger Adam Hammill to … Continue reading

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Newcastle’s Cheik Tiote signs new 6-year deal

Cheik Tiote, the Newcastle United midfielder, has put pen to paper on a new 6-year deal at St. James’ Park, that will boost the highly-rated midfielder’s earnings up to £50k per week. Tiote arrived in the summer from Dutch champions … Continue reading

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Newcastle is my biggest job says Alan Pardew, as he looks to implement a long-term strategy on Tyneside

Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew has admitted that his managerial role in the North-East is the biggest of his career, and that he is looking to stay at St James’ Park for the foreseeable future. “It’s a bigger job than … Continue reading

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Quick Hits

16th February 2011 Birmingham boss Alex McLeish has rubbished rumours that central defensive duo Roger Johnson and Scott Dann are unhappy at St. Andrews. Big ‘Eck was responding to reports that the defenders at the heart of the Blues backline … Continue reading

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West Brom appoint Roy Hodgson as new Head Coach

West Brom have appointed ex-Liverpool and Fulham manager Roy Hodgson as their new Head Coach. Roy Hodgson Hodgson, 63, who parted company with the Reds in January after only six months in charge, following a successful spell at Craven Cottage … Continue reading

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