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Serious Injury Derails Move For 22 Year-Old Transfer Target

March 14th, 2017 · 73 Comments

The Sunday People have reported that Newcastle are all tracking the 22-year-old central midfielder Wylan Cyprien who came through the Lens Youth Academy and last summer moved to Nice. We reported yesterday about another French player Newcastle are reported after – 18 year-old Saint-Etienne defender Mickael Nade. But Nade would become part of Peter Beardsley’s development […]

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

Player Explains Simply – What Makes Rafa World-Class

March 14th, 2017 · 10 Comments

Rafa Benitez eats, sleeps and breathes football, so he is very well suited to be the manager of Newcastle United where the City is well known for its complete passion for football and everything revolves around its famous football club. It’s been clear in the year Rafa has been at the club that he wants […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Paul Dummett · Training Ground · Trophies

Great Times Lie Ahead For Newcastle – If Only

March 14th, 2017 · 39 Comments

Local lad Paul Dummett is just one of the players who have improved their game under Rafa Benitez this season and so going into the summer our squad will be better than it was at the beginning of the season. And with Rafa Benitez likely to get big money from owner Mike Ashley to improve the […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Paul Dummett

How Newcastle Compare To 7 Years Ago After 37 Games

March 14th, 2017 · 7 Comments

Newcastle had the exact same number of points (77) seven years ago under Chris Hughton after 37 games played, but it’s interesting that our goal difference seven years ago was better than today. We had scored more goals and conceded less goals than we have done this season. With Chris Hughton in charge we went […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Other News

Benitez Identifies The Key To A Successful Football Club

March 14th, 2017 · 2 Comments

Rafa Benitez wants his players to only concentrate on each of the last nine games as it comes up and execute the game plan that will hopefully get us the win. We were hoping that at this stage of the season that we would be well clear of third place, but with Huddersfield continuing to […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Premier League