Tag Archives: newcastle

Funny Feeling Friday: Yohan Cabaye

Newcastle are struggling. Last year’s Premier League success story, they’re going in the opposite direction this time around. Demba Ba has been sold to Chelsea. Fabricio Coloccini is homesick. Alan Pardew’s men are only 2 points above the relegation zone. That … Continue reading

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Papis Demba Cisse at Newcastle: A New FPL Legend in the Making?

Great news for Newcastle fans but dangerous news for Fantasy Premier League managers who own (or are thinking of acquiring or re-acquiring) Demba Ba when he returns from the African Cup of Nations in just a few weeks time. Newcastle … Continue reading

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Joey Barton Accepts FA Charge and 3 Match Ban

Newcastle playmaker Joey Barton has admitted a charge of violent conduct and apologized to Morten Gamst Pedersen for the punch that will earn him a three-match ban. “I would like to apologise to Chris Hughton, my team-mates, our supporters and of … Continue reading

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Chelsea Lose Carling Cup, But Could They Have Done Better with Me?

Didier Drogba wanted a “quadruple.” But it wasn’t to be. Newcastle knocked Chelsea out of the Carling Cup today 4 – 3 at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea are just a different team without the likes of Drogba, Malouda, and Essien in … Continue reading

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Breaking News: Titus Bramble Arrested on Rape Suspicion

Sunderland defender Titus Bramble has been arrested amid allegations of rape, following an incident in a Newcastle hotel. More news to follow later in the week, surely.

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Goal of the Day: Hatem Ben Arfa

A first start for Newcastle’s Hatem Ben Arfa today and he rewarded Newcastle fans with this stunning goal in their 1-0 away win. Joey Barton – our bargain buy recommendation back in August – continued his great form and finally … Continue reading

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Joey Barton: A Bargain Buy or a Red Card Waiting to Happen?

Two years ago we wrote a post called “Joey Barton Should Never Play (Fantasy) Football Again.” But, it’s time we bring Barton back into our thinking. Sure, he’s a thug. Probably a despicable person. Maybe repentant. I have no idea. … Continue reading

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Butt’s Brain: Monday

Butt’s Brain on a Monday. USMNT coach Bob Bradley interested in Aston Villa job [Unprofessional Foul] Liverpool have sent Alberto Aquilani on loan to Juventus [A Football Report] And speaking of Liverpool, Manchester City boss Mancini believes that Balotelli can … Continue reading

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Funny Feeling Friday: Andy Carroll

We’re back with our second installment of our Funny Feeling Friday series and this week we are going to choose another underrated, out of form, or unpopular (in fantasy terms) player that we think may turn his fortunes around on … Continue reading

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