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The Toon make controversial approach for ex-Sunderland manager Steve Bruce

Newcastle are ready to make an official approach for Sheffield Wednesday boss Steve Bruce with the Geordie now the Toon’s top target to replace Rafa Benitez. Reports suggest that they are willing to pay the compensation to get Bruce out of Hillsborough which is thought to be no more than £1million. Ex-Sunderland manager Steve Bruce Bruce took charge of Wednesday in February but is only on a one-year rolling contract with the Yorkshire side. Despite managing Newcastle’s rivals Sunderland from…
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Why do Toon fans despise Mike Ashley?

When Mike Ashley announced he had put the club up for sale back in October 2017, the Toon Army rejoiced. After a decade at the club, Ashley is arguably the most despised owner in the Premier League. So what is that makes the Sports Direct tycoon so hated? Here are just four of the many reasons why Toon fans can’t stand Ashley… The Kevin Keegan saga Newcastle’s local newspaper rightly says that Kevin Keegan is a Toon legend. After helping…
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This Season’s Premier League Shocks So Far

Despite being the most-watched football league in the world (and the self-proclaimed most exciting), there hasn’t been a lot of parity in the Premier League since its formation in 1992. However, the tide seems to be shifting as no longer is simply splashing the most cash for superstars enough to win a title. While it’s too early to tell if this year is an anomaly or not, what is certain is that this season has had more shocks and surprises…
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