Alan Pardew

By IAfrica
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Apr 28th, 2014
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  Frenchmen: Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny celebrate a goal against Newcastle Arsenal went four points clear in the race for fourth spot in the Premier League and a place in next season’s Champions League with a 3-0 win at home to Newcastle on Monday. First-half goals from Laurent Kosciel...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 8th, 2013
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The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) will not take action against Shola Ameobi following his failure to honour his invitation to represent the West African nation at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa. The forward was called up by head coach of the Nigerian national team, Stephen Keshi a...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 2nd, 2013
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Nigeria have overlooked Newcastle striker Shola Ameobi for their 2013 Africa Cup of Nations squad after he failed to answer their telephone calls. Ameobi was named in the preliminary squad by coach Stephen Keshi. But it was later announced by Newcastle boss Alan Pardew that the 31-year-old would not ...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 2nd, 2013
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Hero or fall guy? Donkey or destroyer? When it comes to dividing opinion and causing debate amongst the St James’ Park faithful, there have been very few players who have split opinion the like our Shola. After recently celebrating his 31st birthday, and having now spent over 12 years as a senior pro...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Dec 28th, 2012
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Levante forward, Obafemi Martins, could be called up into Nigeria’s provisional squad for the 2013 Afcon. With doubts hovering over the presence of Newcastle United striker, Shola Ameobi for the Africa Cup of Nations, supersport.com can report that Nigeria’s head coach, Stephen Keshi is t...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Dec 28th, 2012
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NIGERIA coach Stephen Keshi says the Super Eagles will give their best in the group that has reigning champions Zambia at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations finals. Keshi said in an interview with SuperSport that with adequate preparations, Nigeria could top Group C and progress to the quarter-finals. “W...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Dec 26th, 2012
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Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has admitted he could have problems ensuring Newcastle release Shola Ameobi for the Africa Cup of Nations finals. Magpies boss Alan Pardew insists his striker will not go to South Africa. “Apparently, there is a clause in his contract that he would not dump the team ...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Dec 24th, 2012
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The Newcastle boss confirmed that the 31-year-old target man will remain on Tyneside for the duration of the tournament but remained coy on the exact reasons behind the decision. Ameobi had been called into Stephen Keshi’s preliminary squad ahead of the tournament which kicks off on January 19,...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Dec 22nd, 2012
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Relentless rain, a hissy fit from Papiss Cisse and yet another booking for Cheik Tiote seemed to be adding up to a bad afternoon for Newcastle United when, not for the first time, Shola Ameobi came to their rescue. The substitute’s superlative late goal gave Alan Pardew’s side only their ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Oct 5th, 2012
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Newcastle could be boosted for their clash with Manchester United as Hatem Ben Arfa appears likely to take his place in Sunday’s game. Coming off an impressive 3-0 victory over Bordeaux in Thursday night’s Europa League clash, Newcastle manager Alan Pardew looks likely to further strength...