Tag Archives: Shay Given

Top 5: Steve Harper Moments

Steve Harper will end a 20-year association with Newcastle United this Summer after being told his contract will not be extended. Instead of hanging up his boots, the 38 year old is going to look for a player/coach role at a new club for next season.

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Top 5: Financially Rewarding Signings of the Premier League Era

It’s always difficult to piece together a group of players deemed to be the club’s greatest in a certain era. And with Newcastle enjoying many years of success since the Premier League’s inception in 1992, I recognise that I’m bound to spark animosity amongst fans who have every right to disagree with my chosen five.

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Top 5: NUFC Free Transfer Signings

In today’s current transfer climate, free transfers have become an integral part of players moving clubs. Newcastle have already secured Romain Amalfitano for nothing, and with players such as Louis Saha, Jose Bosingwa, Hugo Rodallega and Royston Drenthe all free agents, there’s certainly a bargain to be found.

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The Best at Benton – Newcastle United’s Most Exciting Academy Prospects

Arsenal. Manchester United. Leeds. Everton. West Ham. These are just several of the most well-known  football club academies in the UK. They have all been famous for churning out well-trained players on a consistently basis over the past few years and, as a result, have fast become highly respected and soughT after academies to get […]

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Where are They Now? – Newcastle’s Last European Team

With Newcastle United’s recent thrashing of Stoke City, European football next season is completely assured, and now seems as good a time as ever to look back at the last time Newcastle played in Europe.

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