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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 'Coaching'

Newcastle Must Get A Grip On Discipline

August 29th, 2015 · 17 Comments

Last season it was injuries and lack of discipline that ravaged the Newcastle squad, and as well as suffering more injuries than any other side in the Premier League, we also lost players like Daryl Janmaat, Mike Williamson and Papiss Cisse, among others, because of their lack of control on the field. Tim Krul saving from […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

McClaren Considering Appeal Against Mitrovic Red Card

August 29th, 2015 · 85 Comments

Andre Marriner sent off Serbian International striker Aleksandar Mitrovic today after only 16 minutes and that was the game right there – and it was the second time in three league games we have had a player sent off in the first half of the game. As Steve McClaren says it’s difficult to win PL games […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Suspensions

Sissoko And Janmaat Return – Thauvin Starts

August 29th, 2015 · 392 Comments

Steve McClaren has just announced his team for the very tough game at home to Arsenal today, in the early kick-off game and both Daryl Janmaat and Moussa Sissoko return to the team and Steven Taylor, Gabby Obertan and Ayoze Perez drop to the bench. As we had hoped – Florian Thauvin makes his first […]

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Tags: Coaching · Match Preview · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

McClaren Explains How Heroes Are Made At Newcastle

August 29th, 2015 · 44 Comments

Florian Thauvin has made an impact in the two games he has played so far for Newcastle, and on Tuesday night against Northampton Town he was the match-winner,  scoring the first goal after just three minutes and setting up the other three goals in the 4-1 win. We are hoping Florian can start in today’s […]

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Tags: Coaching · Florian Thauvin · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

Poll: Newcastle Fans Hopeful Of Win Against Arsenal

August 28th, 2015 · 8 Comments

Newcastle do not have a good record against Arsenal and we have lost the last seven meetings, and we haven beaten Arsenal since November, 2010 when Chris Houghton was manager. That was at the Emirates, when we took them apart 1-0,  with a headed goal from Andy Carroll just before the half time break. And it’s […]

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Tags: Coaching · Match Preview · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

McClaren On Thauvin – A Great Addition To The Club

August 28th, 2015 · 9 Comments

Steve McClaren in his press conference today covered a wide range of issues, as the questions came in thick and fast on a number of different topics. One of the things Steve emphasized was that Newcastle would have to be better than we were last week in those first 20 minutes, and we’d have to be […]

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Tags: Coaching · Florian Thauvin · Poll · Premier League · Press Conference · Transfer News and Rumours