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Tell Us Who Our Best Player Was At Birmingham

March 19th, 2017 · 90 Comments

Newcastle were unlucky not to get the win yesterday, but it was still 2 points dropped and again the problem was too many chances missed. Our next games are at home to Wigan and Burton and we cannot keep dropping points against teams we should  be beating. It’s getting to be that time of the season […]

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Tags: Championship · Man of the Match · Management · Poll

Benitez Explains Why Magpies Didn’t Win Yesterday

March 19th, 2017 · 15 Comments

Newcastle had enough chances to have won the game yesterday and gain a full 3 points on both Brighton and Huddersfield, but we didn’t and we had to make do with just the one point. 🙁 But we had a perfectly good goal disallowed in the first half and these poor refereeing decisions continue to plague the […]

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Tags: Championship · Interview · Poll · Press

Rafa Reveals Logic Of How To Use Shelvey Yesterday

March 19th, 2017 · 27 Comments

It turns out that Jonjo Shelvey had a high fever on Friday and wasn’t passed fit to play yesterday. But he did start on the bench and we suppose in an emergency he came on for the final 12 minutes to try to help Newcastle get the winner. Rafa must have been tempted to start […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Jonjo Shelvey · Newcastle News · Poll

Blues Manager 100% Certain Newcastle Will Win Championship

March 19th, 2017 · 13 Comments

Wigan, Leeds and QPR are three teams who have won at St. Andrew’s over the last month in the Championship, so we expected Newcastle to be able to take all 3 points yesterday. But the game ended up in a 0-0 draw – a very disappointing result for the Magpies – but Blues manager Gianfranco […]

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Tags: Championship · Management · Newcastle News · Poll

Birmingham 0 Newcastle – Official Video Highlights

March 19th, 2017 · 7 Comments

Here are the official Sky Sports video highlights of yesterday’s game – the video plays around the world.

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Tags: Championship · Match Reports · Video

Newcastle Want Manchester United Star This Summer

March 19th, 2017 · 4 Comments

There’s what they are calling an exclusive in the Star today – that Luke Shaw is not happy at Manchester United and would like to resurrect his career at another club this summer. That’s hardly surprising with new manager Jose Mourinho having criticized the young left back several times this season in the press and […]

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