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Entries Tagged as 'Championship'

Newcastle Goalkeeper On Why Team Is So Successful

March 22nd, 2017 · 18 Comments

Karl Darlow has been one of the pleasant surprises this season in that he has performed a lot better than we expected. Maybe it shouldn’t be that much of a surprise, after he came in over the last eight games of last season when Rob Elliot was injured and performed so well for us and […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News

Former Striker – Rafa Has Done Fantastic Job At Newcastle

March 22nd, 2017 · 1 Comment

Les Ferdinand has been visiting Newcastle and he has been interviewed in the Chronicle today. Les was part of that great Kevin Keegan side of the 1990s that thrilled not only Newcastle supporters but the rest of the football world in the way they played the game – attacking other sides from the kick-off. The […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League · Pundit

Another Player Now Doubtful For Wigan Game

March 22nd, 2017 · No Comments

Another injury blow to Newcastle yesterday when Daryl Murphy returned to the club with a calf injury after he left the Republic of Ireland squad and he is now doubtful for the vital game against Wigan a week on Saturday at home. Daryl had been sent for a scan on the injury by the Ireland […]

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Tags: Championship · Daryl Murphy · Injuries · International break · International News · Newcastle News

Good News – Players On The Mend At Newcastle

March 21st, 2017 · 15 Comments

After the disappointing draw at Birmingham last Saturday Rafa has more players injured with Grant Hanley the latest to pick up a knock and he’s now back at Newcastle having withdrawn from the Scotland squad. Grant picked up the injury at Birmingham so it wasn’t while he was training with Scotland and it’s an ankle […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Grant Hanley · Injuries · Newcastle News

Newcastle Player – Big Push Coming For Promotion

March 21st, 2017 · 1 Comment

Ayoze Perez had a decent game for us at Birmingham on Saturday in the disappointing 0-0 draw and hopefully the Spanish U21 International is in good form and can help us score some goals in the final 8 games of the season. Once things start up again on April 1st after the two week International […]

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Tags: Ayoze Perez · Championship · Coaching · Newcastle News

Only Two Newcastle Players In Championship Team Of The Season

March 20th, 2017 · 8 Comments

Only two Newcastle players have made the Championship Team of the Season – Dwight Gayle and Jonjo Shelvey yet surprising Brighton have four players in the side. Not sure how Murray made the cut but their other three players – Stockdale, Dunk and Knockeart are all good players. But Matt Richie and Ciaran Clark surely […]

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Tags: Awards · Championship · EFL · Newcastle News