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Newcastle 2-1 Tottenham: Pardew switches formation; Ben Arfa excels in both systems

August 20, 2012
Newcastle 2-1 Tottenham: Pardew switches formation; Ben Arfa excels in both systems

Newcastle started their 2012/13 campaign with a hard-fought victory over Tottenham. Fabricio Coloccini wasn’t fit to start for Newcastle, so Alan Pardew used James Perch at centre-back. New signing Vernon Anita was on the bench. Andre Villas-Boas left Jan Vertonghen and Rafael van der Vaart on the bench. Jermain Defoe, Tottenham’s only senior striker, played upfront. This...
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Newcastle United 3-0 Manchester United: Newcastle combine high pressure and long balls

January 5, 2012
Newcastle United 3-0 Manchester United: Newcastle combine high pressure and long balls

Newcastle gave an excellent performance to overpower Manchester United, and inflict their second straight defeat.
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Newcastle 0-3 Chelsea: Blues take their chances

December 3, 2011
Newcastle 0-3 Chelsea: Blues take their chances

The scoreline makes it look convincing, but Chelsea had to work extremely hard to get the three points.
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Newcastle 3-1 Liverpool: Liverpool unable to cope with aerial power of Carroll

December 11, 2010
Newcastle 3-1 Liverpool: Liverpool unable to cope with aerial power of Carroll

Goals from Kevin Nolan, Joey Barton and Andy Carroll meant Newcastle leapfrogged Liverpool in the table.
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Ten steps: how Newcastle coped with Arsenal in the centre of midfield (whilst playing a 4-4-2)

November 8, 2010

Not many sides keep a clean sheet against Arsenal. Newcastle’s 1-0 win at the Emirates was only the second time Arsene Wenger’s side have failed to score this season.
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