Found June 18, 2013 on Newcastle United FC Blog:
Joe Kinnear has always gone against the press in Newcastle, and he did the same thing yesterday when he an interview for about 14 minutes with talkSport, in which he continually made misstatements about his past and managed to mispronounce the names of Derek Llambias (Lambeeze), Yohan Cabaye (Cababs), Ben Arfa (Ben Afra), Jonas Gutierrez [...]

Newcastle official resigns after Kinnear hiring

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Newcastle official resigns after Kinneear hiring

The managing director of Newcastle has resigned, one day after the Premier League club appointed Joe Kinnear as director of football. Derek Llambias says in a statement on Wednesday that he is stepping down with immediate effect after ''an incredible journey during my five years at the club.'' He didn't give any reasons for his decision. Kinnear, who managed...
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