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Newcastle United Olivier Bernard @seedorf77


Favourite memory

Of course, there are some great memories, victory at Highbury, you know, a 3-1 victory over Arsenal was quite good but especially the campaign, the champions league, the first three games we lost and we went on and won the last three and that got us through to the second group stage so that was quite a moment for the team and for me being able to first time go through the second group stages it was unbelievable.

It was always a good atmosphere and good adventure, we really had to dig deep in them games and at times it was intense moments. We had a really good team, big name players and young talent – all the players did really well for themselves and the fans.

Memories before Newcastle

David Ginola was one of the main figure of the French league at the time and when he moved to England. We were looking at Newcastle’s results on the weekend so we knew about Newcastle.

Olivier Bernard

 

Newcastle United Foundation have a heritage project for fans of all ages called Toon Times.

 

Toon Times will culminate with a major Newcastle United exhibition at the Discovery Museum, Newcastle, although in the lead up to this event Toon Times wishes to reach out to all Newcastle United fans across the North East and further afield to get involved and share their memories, experiences, photos and memorabilia what people have collected over the years.

We are supporting the project by helping to collect NUFC memories online - fans can share their memories on the Replay Football website, simply select the Toon Times tag when submitting yours.

For more info contact the Toon Times Heritage Project Coordinator, Newcastle United Foundation, gavin.ferry@nufc.co.uk

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