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Trouble for Man U May Lead to Late Cabaye Bid

A broken down negotiation between Manchester United and Athletic Bilbao could lead to a last minute bid for Newcastle's Yohan Cabaye

Where is Bedo Fif?

Joe Kinnear was an unpopular figure upon his appointment as Director of Football. He's going to be even less popular in an hour and forty-five minutes if the window closes with many unfulfilled promises.

Transfer Deadline Day Rumor Catch Up

In the interest of playing along, here are some updates on a couple of the most recently reported rumors regarding player movement toward Newcastle United.

Coming Home Newcastle LIVE

We are quite excited to be bringing you what we believe to be the first US-based Newcastle United-centric live phone in show!

Negotiations for Gomis to wrap up soon?

It's been a long, arduous process, but reports are surfacing now that Newcastle, Lyon and Bafétimbi Gomis have all agreed fees and personal terms... and it is now down to pleasing Gomis' agents.

Two Targets Enter, Two Targets Leave?

Self proclaimed Best Director of Football In Football Joe Kinnear promised swift action in the transfer market. Neither has there been action nor has it been swift.

CronyGate 2013 - Harford Not Coming After All

Joe Kinnear has apparently failed to reunite with former player/assistant Mick Harford at Newcastle United. Let wild speculation begin (ehr.... continue)

Cisse doesn't travel

Papiss Cisse has not travelled to Portugal with the rest of the squad for the training camp.

Cisse to Train Alone? Wonga Saga Heats Up

Newcastle are reportedly set to force Papiss Cisse to train alone if he does not end his personal boycott of new shirt sponsor Wonga.

Nile Ranger Charged with Rape

The former Newcastle United striker has been formally charged with rape in connection with an incident that took place in a Newcastle hotel in January.

Do Newcastle Have Enough Home Grown Players?

As it turns out, the squad is already "English enough," dressing room narratives notwithstanding.

The NUFC Fans UTD meeting - Positive end result?

One of the most frequently asked questions in the run in to the much-publicized NUFC Fans United meeting on Monday was: "Why won't Mike Ashley talk to us?!" - the meeting may have answered that question for us.

Three Toon Reserves Ink New Contracts

Paul Dummett, Conor Newton, and Michael Richardson have all renewed their commitment to Newcastle.

Shock Revelation: Newcastle Need Striker

Say what you will about the Kinnear appointment, but if it takes Joe's bluster to get in Ashley's ear finally that the club need another striker (and a world class one at that), then I welcome our new overlord.

Llambias out. What now?

You take the good, you take the bad you take them both and then you have the Derek Llambias reign at St. James' Park. His fingerprints have been on everything good and bad over the last 5 years and his departure creates more questions than it answers

Coming Home Podcastle Episode 11

Joe Kinnear is Director of Football, it's raining in Texas and Robert, Callum and I talk about it all. When you can't really make heads or tails of something, PODCAST!

Coming Home Podcastle Episode 10!

Welcome back to the recesses of our minds - transfer rumors, comings, goings, stayings and the obligatory pop culture references fill this weeks episode - and I expound upon my passion for #JozyForNUFC

On Papiss Cisse and Wonga

Coming Home Podcastle Episode 9

It's back and shorter than ever (well, save for the infamous "half-episode"). Coming Home Podcastle is here for you and we discuss some of the recent stories around Newcastle United - which are relatively few and far between.

Stop me if you've heard this one

The 2013-14 Newcastle United season is starting off on the same foot as the 2012-13 season did. A couple of more boxes to tick and the 2013-14 season will be set up to be a (less fixture-congested) repeat of the 2012-13 version.

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Track Newcastle United U21s in Hong Kong here

Newcastle sent a strong reserve side to Hong Kong to defend their seven-man tournament title this weekend.

Newcastle Undefeated At Hong Kong Sevens

Not to be confused with the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens tournament, Newcastle won their first three matches in the Hong Kong International Soccer Sevens and will move on to see action on Sunday in defense of the title they won last year.

Pardew to Remain as Newcastle Manager for 2013-14

Alan Pardew's summit meeting with Mike Ashley and Derek Llambias ended without any sackings.

Coming Home Podcastle Episode 7 is here!

We spend this week decompressing a little bit more following the awful season that was. Discussions include reshaping the squad moving forward and identifying potential transfer targets - including one very interesting potential recruit from the US

Coming Home Podcastle Episode 6

Here it is - what Robert and I sound like (and exactly how well we can focus) when we're not worried about relegation!

Newcastle United Unveil 2013-14 Away Kit

It's all about Wonga. Wonga Wonga Wonga.

Newcastle finally do the job, only just.

Needing 3 points, Newcastle United traveled to London (where they have struggled tremendously in recent times) to drag themselves out of the Relegation scrap. In these situations, it's rarely a HOW question, but an IF question... the answer was yes.

Pardew Admits Culpability - Takes a Run at Ashley

Unpopular man of the moment in Newcastle Alan Pardew has confessed to underachieving this Premier League season... but has looked to take owner Mike Ashley with him down the road of blame.

Pardew: Performance Proved Rift Claims False

Alan Pardew believes Saturday's 0-0 draw with West Ham proved Newcastle fighting spirit and determination.

It's For Your Own Good.

It's up for discussion exactly what benefit was to be or will be gained from Luke Edwards' report of dressing room unrest at Newcastle United. Rest assured, he had you in mind when he decided to take the report to press.

Loan Returnees In The Frame For West Ham Match

Previous to Matchday 6 of the Europa League group stage, players such as Gaël Bigirimana, Sammy Ameobi and Shane Ferguson were knocking on the first team door. Is now the time they will return to claim a spot in a faltering squad?

A Word About Reacting To The Media

Newcastle United Football Club have spent the best part of the last 48 hours taking various media outlets to task. Why bother now? (Sub-plot: Maybe I can get them to react to me?!)