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Is This Rafa’s Team To Beat Huddersfield – One Change

March 3rd, 2017 · 33 Comments

Rafa said early this afternoon he had been pleased with Dwight Gayle in training over the last three days and that he has looked good and seems to have his confidence back and he’s in the squad for the game at Huddersfield tomorrow. It’s not clear if Rafa will start Dwight tomorrow but we think […]

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Tags: Championship · Match Preview · Newcastle News · Poll

Congratulations To Newcastle On This Significant Milestone

March 3rd, 2017 · 19 Comments

Newcastle United are starting to look like a very well-run club these days and they are starting to pay attention to the fans’ needs and the way they are televising the full 90 minutes of recent games is outstanding. And today they have reached 1M followers on their very popular Twitter account. Congratulations to the club and […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Other News · Twitter

Newcastle Fans Delighted Dwight Gayle Back – Light Up Twitter

March 3rd, 2017 · 2 Comments

There was some really good news form Rafa Benitez at his press conference this afternoon when he said Dwight Gayle is in the squad for the vital game at Huddersfield tomorrow afternoon. Gayle has been training well for the last three days and Rafa seems to be very happy with him. Whether he will start tomorrow […]

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Tags: Championship · Dwight Gayle · Newcastle News · Other News

Rafa – Dwight Gayle Is Fine – He’s In The Squad

March 3rd, 2017 · 19 Comments

Rafa Benitez has just completed his press conference for maybe our toughest league game of the season at Huddersfield tomorrow afternoon in the late kick-off game. The big news from the press conference is that Dwight Gayle is fine and he’s in the squad having trained well for the last three days – so that’s really positive news […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Poll · Press · Press Conference

Local Lad – I Do What The Manager Wants – That’s Most Important

March 3rd, 2017 · 8 Comments

Paul Dummett has improved this season under the coaching of Rafa Benitez and a number of our other players have too – and they will be better players next season than they have been this season. But it’s been some experience in the Championship, which must be the toughest football league in the world to […]

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Tags: Championship · Interview · Newcastle News · Paul Dummett

Krul The Hero Last Night With This Fantastic Save – Video

March 3rd, 2017 · 1 Comment

Tim Krul was recently blasted for allowing seven goals in with nine shots on target against Lyon in the Europa League, when they lost the second leg of the tie 7-1 in France after losing the first leg 4-1. But the life of a goalkeeper tends to be up and down as Karl Darlow has […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Other News · Poll · Tim Krul