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Newcastle United 2012/2013 – Analysis & Options for Pardew in the Summer

Picking apart the bones of the 2012/2013 season at Newcastle United is a complicated and messy process. On the one hand, one could choose to sympathize with Alan Pardew, noting the one table the Geordies did manage to lead almost the entire season was the Premier League injury table. One could point to the infamous Europa […]

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Manchester United: January Transfer Window Analysis

WITH the January window fast approaching, clubs have an opportunity to reassess where their seasons are headed, and decide whether to improve the squad, or maintain the Status quo. It’s often been said by Sir Alex Ferguson that there is “no value” in the January market, as players’ values soar, and the best ones are […]

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Vurnon Anita to Newcastle United

At this week’s interesting Q&A with Pardew and some fortunate NUFC fans, one of the topics raised was transfers. Pardew was quick to stress something that most, more educated, NUFC fans would know already – 90% of the names mentioned in the summer are not transfer targets.  Of the alternative 10%, Ajax Amsterdam’s Vurnon Anita is one that […]

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