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Entries Tagged as 'Championship'

Rafa Delivers Simple Message Of Success To His Players

April 23rd, 2017 · 3 Comments

Rafa Benitez is an extremely pragmatic and hard-working man and after only getting one point from the last three games he spent last week coaching and talking to the players about what they did wrong at Ipswich in the shocking 3-1 defeat. He also delivered a simple message on how they can become successful. The […]

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Tags: Championship · Management · Newcastle News · Poll

Don’t Think It Will Be Easy Against Preston

April 23rd, 2017 · 75 Comments

In the last eight games since we took Huddersfield part 3-1 at the John Smith’s Stadium on March 4th (seems like 3 months ago)  Newcastle have slumped in both form and results. The outcome is that we have just 9 points and only two wins in that woeful streak and the 3 games before the International break […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

Looking Ahead – It’s A Huge Challenge For Rafa Benitez

April 23rd, 2017 · 116 Comments

There was mass relief yesterday for Newcastle fans when Huddersfield lost at home to an in-form Fulham side at John Smith’s Stadium and it was obvious before the end of the game Fulham were too just good for the Terriers. But once that final whistle blew – Newcastle were 2 points from the Premier League with three games […]

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Tags: Championship · Management · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Jubilant Newcastle Fans Still Buzzing On Twitter

April 23rd, 2017 · 15 Comments

We haven’t been officially promoted yet, but it’s going to be very difficult if not impossible for Newcastle to screw this one up now. We need either 2 points in our last three games or have Huddersfield drop 2 points in their final three games. The Terriers have only 7 points from their last 7 games […]

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Promotion Great Achievement – My Players Deserve Lots of Credit

April 22nd, 2017 · 14 Comments

If Newcastle don’t win another game this season and Huddersfield don’t win all their remaining games, then Newcastle will still be promoted. That’s just how strong Newcastle’s position is right now after today’s games – 2 points out of the last three games will be enough  to gain promotion. Or alternatively the next time Huddersfield don’t […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Other News · Poll

Newcastle Fans Blow Up Twitter – Promotion Almost Guaranteed

April 22nd, 2017 · 50 Comments

Newcastle fans took to Twitter after both Huddersfield and Reading lost their games today and they went crazy – or should we say – stayed crazy? 🙂 Only the Terriers can catch us now, but to do so they have to win all their games and we have to get only one point from our last three games. […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Tweet · Twitter