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Entries Tagged as 'Capital One Cup'

Alan Pardew´s Comments Seem Accurate – Here´s Why

September 29th, 2015 · 77 Comments

There is a bit of a firestorm going on at the moment because of Alan Pardew´s comments that when Crystal Palace play at Manchester City in the 4th round of the League Cup he will be able to play a better side than he took to Manchester City on October 29th last year when we […]

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Tags: Capital One Cup · League Cup · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League

Mike Ashley´s Personal Message To Steve McClaren

September 26th, 2015 · 62 Comments

Newcastle came back well today from our shock 1-0 defeat in the League Cup last Wednesday night against second division Sheffield Wednesday. There were hardly any similarities  between the two displays, with Newcastle being hopeless against Sheffield Wednesday. Steve McClaren taken after 86 minutes in today´s game Willian had just equalized

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McClaren Identifies What’s Now Required At Newcastle

September 24th, 2015 · 7 Comments

It’s difficult to believe that we have got ourselves into a bit of a mess this season after just eight games played, after all that happened earlier this year and after owner Mike Ashley had said we will make out own luck from now on. But the Newcastle players are simply not producing anywhere near their best […]

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Video – McClaren’s Sky Interview After 4th Successive Defeat

September 24th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Steve McClaren last night Here’s Steve McClaren’s Sky Sport interview after the game so you can see how he was after what was the third poor performance in a row and the fourth defeat in a row last night at home to Sheffield Wednesday. There may be an advert at the front end. It’s looking […]

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Tags: Capital One Cup · Coaching · League Cup · Management · Newcastle News

Things Must Improve (Very) Quickly At Newcastle

September 23rd, 2015 · 60 Comments

It was another very poor performance tonight – this time against a middle of the table Championship side – and with almost the strongest team we could field tonight – we were still second best and deservedly lost  1-0 to Sheffield Wednesday and it could have been worse. We were again powder puff in the […]

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Shearer Reacts To Another Newcastle Defeat

September 23rd, 2015 · 86 Comments

Alan Shearer – unimpressed Newcastle were very poor tonight and looked worse than we did against Watford on Saturday – and remember we were playing at home to a second division side – what´s that about making St. James’ Park a fortress – this was our third defeat at home this season in four home […]

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