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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'

Sels, Clark, Diame And Gayle Start At Villa Park

September 24th, 2016 · 58 Comments

Rafa Benitez has just named the Newcastle United team for today’s tough game at Villa Park and he recalls captain Jamaal Lascelles to the team and Paul Dummett returns at left-back.

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Match Preview · Newcastle News

Newcastle Star – We Must Keep Our Feet On The Ground

September 24th, 2016 · 106 Comments

Matt Ritchie thinks Newcastle have done well in our last eight games when we have won seven and lost just one, but of course it was a bit of a shock when we lost the first two games fo the season. But Rafa Benitez has managed the squad superbly so far this season and he […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Matt Ritchie · Newcastle News · nufcTV · Press

Beneitez Trying To Get Newcastle Fans To Do This

September 24th, 2016 · 13 Comments

When Rafa Benitez first arrived at Newcastle in March he stressed how it was important for everybody at the club to stay calm. It didn’t help anything if people over-reacted too much – either on the positive side or the negative side – although we had a lot of over-reaction on the negative side last season […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Fans · Newcastle Fans · Newcastle News · Other News

How Newcastle Fans Expect The Game To Go Today

September 24th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Seven in ten Newcastle fans expect the lads to win the game at Villa Park today – a game that is being broadcast live around the world. That’s after we could only manage two draws against Villa last season when both huge clubs were relegated. For fans of both clubs in the US the game […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Other News · TV coverage · TV Schedule

Benitez On Why Next Two Games Are So Important

September 24th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Rafa Benitez in his press conference and other interviews he gave yesterday has talked about just how strong the Championship is these days and he said it is one of the strongest leagues in the world. It’s certainly one of the toughest and because of the 46 games played teams are very often paying two […]

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