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1996–97 Newcastle United F.C. season

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Liverpool v Newcastle United 1997-98

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Barnsley v Newcastle United 1997-98

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Newcastle United 1996/97 Home shirt

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Southampton v Newcastle United 1997-98

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The 1996–97 season saw English professional football club Newcastle United participate in the Premier League for the fourth consecutive season since their promotion from the Football League First Division in 1993. After the disappointment of finishing runner-up to Manchester United in the previous campaign despite having at one stage held a 12-point lead over their rivals, the club responded by signing Alan Shearer from Blackburn Rovers in July 1996.
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    • Background 

    • Managerial changes 

    • Pre-season 

    • Charity Shield 

    • Premier League