Robert L. Bishop

  • joined Nov 12, 2010
  • last login Jul 27, 2014
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I'm the Managing Editor of Coming Home Newcastle, the world's greatest Newcastle United blog. I also write about fantasy baseball for Fake Teams.

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Where does NUFC stand with home-grown players?


Six new players have arrived in Newcastle since the transfer window opened on 1 July. How do they fit in the squad, and do the Magpies have enough home-grown players?

Official: Sylvain Marveaux out on season-long loan


Newcastle United winger Sylvain Marveaux has been loaned to Ligue 1 club Guingamp.

What did we learn from Sydney FC 0, NUFC 4?


Newcastle United defeated Sydney FC 4-0 Tuesday in a preseason friendly. What did we learn from the Toon's victory?

Official: Debuchy out, Janmaat in


Mathieu Debuchy is out, but Newcastle already have their replacement in Daryl Janmaat. The moves were officially announced on Thursday.

Santon injury an early test of Newcastle's depth


Davide Santon will miss the entire preseason with an injury. It just had to be a full back that got hurt.

NUFC's first preseason tilt could answer questions


Newcastle United travel to Oldham for the first of 8 preseason matches on Tuesday. Will they find internal solutions for the problems that ail them?

What does Siem de Jong mean to Newcastle?


Siem de Jong has signed with Newcastle. What can NUFC fans expect from him?

World Cup Round of 16 Day 2 Open Thread


Mexico takes on the Netherlands, and then Costa Rica and Greece fight for a spot in the quarterfinals.

World Cup Round of 16 Open Thread #1


Brazil. Chile. Uruguay. Colombia. It's CONMEBOL SATURDAY.

Moussa Sissoko scores as France dominate


Sissoko's goal was Newcastle's first of the 2014 World Cup.

Premier League fixtures: NUFC face tough December


Newcastle United's December includes a lot of contenders and the mackems.

Debuchy, Sissoko feature as France roll Honduras


France's 3-0 victory had a Newcastle flavor.

Is Ben Arfa set to leave Newcastle for Qatar?


French reports have Hatem Ben Arfa joining Xavi at an unnamed Qatari club for an unnamed price. We're naturally skeptical.

Tiote starts, Ivory Coast defeat Japan 2-1


Cheik Tiote started in the middle for Les Elephants, who defeated Japan on the strength of goals from Wilfried Bony and Gervinho.

Report: Newcastle could rekindle interest in PEA


The Chronicle is reporting that Newcastle United has another chance at Borussia Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

Newcastle United World Cup Watching Guide


Four Newcastle players (and three former players with close ties to the team) will be competing in the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

Marveaux on the block for £3 million


Newcastle United are hoping to sell some players to fund some purchases, but that doesn't seem to be going well at the moment.

Newcastle United Hong Kong Soccer Sevens Wrap


Ten members of the Newcastle United Academy competed in an international tournament this weekend. How did they fare?

It's Say Something Positive About NUFC Week at CHN


Things are bad at Newcastle United. Let's find something good to talk about.

It's Alan Pardew Week at CHN


We tackled the season reviews. Alan Pardew is next.

Howay the Heed! (Conference Premier Game Thread)


Gateshead play at Wembley for the right to enter the Football League.

Newcastle United Season End Roundtable


From goal and game of the season to transfer targets and plenty of blame to go around.

Five Newcastle players named to World Cup squads


Newcastle supporters have four teams to keep track of in Brazil this summer.

It's Season Review Week at CHN


This week at Coming Home Newcastle, we take a look back at the 2013-14 Premier League season.

Championship Sunday Game Thread


One last chance for actual football before we fall into the transfer abyss.

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