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Newcastle 2 Stoke 1 – Welcome to the Premier League, let’s have it.
Chris Kamara “We can see something in the replay that Stoke won’t be happy about.”
Stoke fans ‘Oh no, not the beer monster, donkey jacketed Geordies.’
Shaqiri “We have to learn from this type of game…Newcastle only played counter attack.”
Phil Thompson “Newcastle players I thought didn’t have the ability, or passion, to do it every game, are rising to the occasion every game.”
Rafa Benitez plays it cool “Normally I am a little bit more agitated but today I have to be careful.”
Mark Hughes “Don’t think there was too much between both teams. Second half we controlled the game for the vast majority.”
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Newcastle 2 Stoke 1 – Instant NUFC fan/writer reaction to Saturday afternoon’s victory.
Alan Shearer as Newcastle go top 4: “Toon toon black and white army. Well done skipper Jamaal Lascelles.”
Richard Keys sticks the knife in after Mike Ashley appoints Steve Bruce – 100% Predictable
Shock report from France that Mike Ashley is set to appoint Bruno Genesio as new Newcastle Manager
Steve Bruce has ‘agreed terms in principle with Newcastle’ with assurances on signings – Report
Wolves fans can’t believe just how bad Newcastle United are – Savage comments
Alan Shearer has given his verdict on Steve Bruce joining Newcastle United