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News and Commentary On Newcastle United By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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Entries Tagged as 'Championship'

An Area Of The Team Rafa Has Completely Transformed

October 21st, 2016 · 21 Comments

The Newcastle defense so far this season has been very strong and it’s an area of the team that Rafa has improved and is now much stronger than it’s been for at least the last four seasons. In those four seasons in the Premier League we conceded a massive 255 goals, but Graham Carr kept bringing […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · EFL Cup · Management · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

This Is Newcastle’s Hidden Secret For Success

October 21st, 2016 · 5 Comments

Newcastle have won their last four league games and are unbeaten in the last six games in all competitions and we now face Ipswich Town tomorrow at St. James’ Park and that’s yet another game that will not be easy. Newcastle have 8 clean sheets so far in our 15 games in all competitions (10 […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Jamaal Lascelles · Management · Newcastle News · Poll · Team Spirit

This Could Be The Newcastle Team Against Ipswich

October 21st, 2016 · 3 Comments

We have a hunch that Rafa Benitez will not make too many changes to the side that did so well on Tuesday night at Barnsley to come away with the 2-0 win that sent us to the top of the Championship with Norwich only drawing 2-2 at Fulham and Huddersfield losing 3-1 at Preston. Then […]

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

Transfer Deadline Passes Today For This International

October 20th, 2016 · 47 Comments

Cheick Tiote is very likely to stay at Newcastle until at least January, with the transfer window in the United Arab Emirates closing today. Nothing seems to be in the offing so the 30 year-old midfielder, who has tried to leave Newcastle for two years now, is still a Newcastle player with his contract running out […]

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Tags: Championship · Cheick Tiote · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

Mike Ashley Has Turned Down Recent Bids For Newcastle

October 20th, 2016 · 9 Comments

The Telegraph is reporting today that Mike Ashley has rejected bids from foreign investors to buy the club, following our relegation to the Championship. The report is that Chinese consortiums were at the front of the queue, since it was a really good time to buy Newcastle when we are a second division club who had […]

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Tags: Championship · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League