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Brighton Win Easily To Keep Pressure On Newcastle

March 10th, 2017 · 23 Comments

Brighton & Hove Albion won at home tonight against Derby County by 3-0 after being 2-0 up at half time and so draw level on points with newcastle with 77 points from 37 games played. Newcastle will play their game tomorrow afternoon and will now be top whatever happens but we need to wing the […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Other News · Poll

Predicted Newcastle Team For Fulham – 3 Changes

March 10th, 2017 · 46 Comments

Rafa will likely start another strong team for the visit of Fulham tomorrow at St. James’ Park when we need a win to keep the pressure on at the top of the Championship. We don’t do as well generally at home, so we hope we can start changing that against the Cottagers. DeAndre Yedlin. Isaac […]

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

Here’s Another Creative Player Newcastle Will Target This Summer

March 10th, 2017 · 1 Comment

Newcastle were interested in signing Fulham’s Tom Cairney in January, but not surprisingly Fulham boss Slavisa Jokanovic was not too keen to lose his best player half way through the season. To keep him at the club the Chronicle reported Fulham asked for a ridiculous £20M for their player, but the news today is that […]

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

Rafa Issues Worrying Response About Staying At Newcastle

March 10th, 2017 · 14 Comments

While we don’t think Rafa is really contemplating leaving Newcastle anytime soon, he was definitely not happy in January when the club refused to pay the asking price for Andros Townsend, when Crystal Palace wanted a £2M loan fee for half a season loan and then the full release clause of £13M for the England […]

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

Rafa Press Conference – Fulham Difficult – Gives Advice To Mitrovic

March 10th, 2017 · 7 Comments

Rafa Benitez has given his press conference this afternoon for the important game at home tomorrow to an an-form Fulham side. Newcastle have not done as well at home as away this season so hopefully with six home games still to play we can win most of them. Rafa has talked about striker Aleksandar Mitrovic […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Press · Press Conference

Newcastle To Sell Some Big Name Players This Summer

March 10th, 2017 · 7 Comments

It looks like Newcastle could again be selling a number of big name players this summer, much like we did last summer and Rafa may even surprise us about the players he is willing to sell. There are a number of players who are not good enough for the team and they will be sold […]

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