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There Could Be More Good News For Newcastle This Week

March 1st, 2017 · 42 Comments

We hope that Dwight Gayle has regained his confidence that his hamstring has in fact fully healed and that he can have the right attitude to play in the game against the Terriers on Saturday afternoon – and there’s no doubt that game will be just as hard as at Brighton last night. In fact […]

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Tags: Championship · Dwight Gayle · Newcastle News · Premier League

These Were Newcastle’s Four Best Players At Brighton

March 1st, 2017 · 91 Comments

There were a number of excellent performances from Newcastle players last night in the dramatic 2-1 win at the Amex Stadium in Brighton, which put Newcastle back on top of the Championship after being displaced for only four days following our 2-2 at home to Bristol City on Saturday. For the second game running Ghanaian […]

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Tags: Championship · Man of the Match · Match Reports · Newcastle News · Poll

Newcastle’s Dramatic 2-1 Win In Pictures

March 1st, 2017 · 31 Comments

Here are some photographs of last night’s sensational Newcastle 2-1 win at Brighton & Hove Albion in a game that clearly showed Newcastle and Brighton are the best two sides in the Championship. Credit to both sides and to both sets of fans for putting on a fabulous game. A fantastic shot of Christian Atsu, […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Other News · Photos

Chris Hughton – I Will Never Forget My Time At Newcastle

March 1st, 2017 · 50 Comments

Chris Hughton was at Newcastle for about three years after joining Kevin Keegan in February, 2008. In his final  18 months on Tyneside he took over the side in the summer of 2009 after we had just been relegated and then brilliantly managed the side to promotion and the Championship title with 102 points and […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Other News

Rafa Benitez – There Are Still Lots Of Points To Play For

March 1st, 2017 · 8 Comments

Rafa Benitez seemed to be upset on the touchline nearly for the whole game last night which is strange for Rafa. But maybe it was the refereeing again which wasn’t great and it was Robert Madley – one of the youngest referees in the Premier league at just 31 – who had given Brighton a […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Newcastle News · Poll

Guess Who Made Team Of The Week With Last Night’s Performance?

March 1st, 2017 · 3 Comments

Karl Darlow’s performance last night at Brighton cannot be underestimated and he made about six great saves that kept us in the game and only 1-0 down. If he hadn’t made those saves then heaven knows what may have happened. Karl was great for us and he makes the EFL team of the week for […]

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Tags: Championship · EFL · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Team of the Week