Tag: newcastle united

Smells like… like… could it be… team spirit?!

March 13, 2012 26 Comments by Sian

Arsenal 2 – 1 Newcastle United ‘Arsenal are the first team to have come from behind to go on and win the match in four matches consecutively in Premier League history’. Saaaaay whaaaaaaaat? This Arsenal? ‘Just not good enough’ Arsenal? Higgledy piggledy superglued together squad of rubbish Arsenal? The new Arsenal borne of the loins [...]

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The season opens with a fizzle and a whimper.

August 14, 2011 11 Comments by Sian

It’s alright, you can come out from behind the settee now, we’re safe. No comebacks, no penalties, no Phil Thompson going looney at the set of Soccer Saturday – Newcastle away is done and dusted for the rest of the season. After such fanfare/panic/excitement/butterflies/denial floating about with regard to the beginning of the season, it [...]

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Friday night quickie.

August 12, 2011 15 Comments by Sian

I realise it’s a Friday night and that most people are out having… you  know, lives and stuff, but well it’s the eve of the new season and that deserves to be documented. Play-time is over, children, the bell has been rung for the first time, we are all stood frozen to the spot waiting [...]

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Newcastle Utd 4 – 4 Arsenal: how the who the what the?!

February 6, 2011 29 Comments by Sian

Alright so it’s been more than 24 hours since the mentalness that was Saturday afternoon’s match at St James’s Park. Footballing cliches can go die in hell usually, but ‘a game of two halves’ was definitely a phrase dreamt up by a couple of old gits donkeys’ years ago, who knew they’d one day witness a match like [...]

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Sort it out, Arsenal.

November 8, 2010 17 Comments by Sian

I wasn’t going to write a blog today because I didn’t think anybody would want to read it and also couldn’t really be arsed to talk about it any more. But then I thought “Hey, win together lose together, right?” With the exception of Thomas Vermaelen, yesterday’s team looked like one of the strongest we  [...]

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Newcastle United 0 – 4 Arsenal: against 11 men and everything!

October 28, 2010 16 Comments by Sian

Arsenal sailed on through to the quarter finals of the Carling Cup last night with a 4-0 away win against Newcastle United at St James’s Park. Two beautiful goals, one really really cack goal and one with a little bit of controversy made for an interesting evening to say the least. In spite of being [...]

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