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Our Man Of The Match In Top Form At The Right Time

March 9th, 2017 · 89 Comments

Matt Ritchie has been in great form for us this year and he now has 13 goals and he took up the slack on the goal-scoring front when Dwight Gayle was injured in mid-January at Brentford. Thankfully, Gayle is now back fit again and he may even start the game against Fulham on Saturday. Matt […]

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Tags: Championship · Man of the Match · Matt Ritchie · Newcastle News · Poll

Rafa Gives Warning About The Weeks Ahead

March 9th, 2017 · 4 Comments

Rafa Benitez is a savvy person who has massive experience in football management and  coaching –  and he’s wise enough to know nothing is ever done until it’s mathematically certain – such as promotion for instance. And we have seen in the Championship this season that on every game day things can change quickly and […]

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

Benitez Can Sign These Four Transfer Targets Early This Summer

March 9th, 2017 · 6 Comments

It’s in the best interests of everybody associated with Newcastle that we win as many of the games as possible coming up, so we nail that promotion as soon as possible. Obviously it will be good for the fans because we can relax a little bit and more importantly it will also allow the club […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle To Show Confidence And Class In Final 10 Games?

March 9th, 2017 · 26 Comments

We feel a lot more confident in games when Newcastle play away from home because they seem more compact and the players seem under much less stress. But six of our remaining ten games of the season are at St. James’ Park so they have to start producing at home and not drop points. The […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Jack Colback · Newcastle News · Other News

Captain On What Newcastle Will Do In Every Single Game

March 9th, 2017 · 2 Comments

It’s very important that Newcastle players don’t think the job of promotion is done and dusted until we are over the line and then there will still be games to win – if it’s before the final game. That’s the way Rafa is – a winner – thinks and he always wants to win every […]

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Tags: Championship · Jamaal Lascelles · Newcastle News · Poll

Crucial Game For Newcastle On Saturday

March 9th, 2017 · 5 Comments

Newcastle have only ten games still to play this season and before April 1st we have just two games to play – at home on Saturday against Fulham and away at Birmingham the following Saturday – followed by the two week International break. Starting April 1st we have 7 games in April and then one […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Poll · Prediction