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Manchester United v Newcastle United – Match banter.

August 16th, 2010 | 378 Comments |

Howay the lads!
Howay the lads!
It’s here. It’s finally here. Newcastle will soon be kicking off their Premier League campaign, although most of us would probably have wanted a more favourable start than we ended up with.

Still, we have to face Manchester United at Old Trafford at some point so at least the game is out of the way.

It would be fair to say that expectations of us pulling off a win are fairly low, although you never know I guess. It’s a funny old game is football, unfortunately Newcastle are usually the butt of the jokes.

Anyway, I digress. In our poll of how you all think we will fare against Manchester United, 44% have backed us to lose this evening, 40% are opting for the draw and 16% believe we can pull off a shock win. I hope they are right! (more…)