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Entries Tagged as 'Coaching'

Newcastle After Experienced Manager If Results Don’t Improve

November 30th, 2015 · 25 Comments

It had to happen sooner or later with the results at Newcastle just abominable so far this season and the Mirror is reporting that Newcastle are lining up former target Harry Redknapp for the head coach position at the club in case Steve McClaren cannot turn things around. We hope Steve and his coaching staff […]

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Long Steve McClaren Statement Directed At Mike Ashley

November 29th, 2015 · 32 Comments

Steve McClaren’s interview after the terrible display and embarrassing defeat for the second time in a row on Saturday is no doubt directed at Mike Ashley, the Newcastle owner. Ashley cannot have been too happy with the pathetic performance of the team over the last two games when we have been thrashed by Leicester  City and […]

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There Was A Game Plan And It Worked Perfectly For 15 Minutes

November 29th, 2015 · 43 Comments

Alan Shearer questioned last night on BBC Match of the Day whether Steve McClaren had a game plan for yesterday’s game at Selhurst Park and how they were going to stop their two top wingers Yannick Bolasie and Wilfried Saha. And Steve McClaren in his interviews after the game yesterday said there was also  a […]

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Why Steve McClaren Is Not Suited To Newcastle United

November 29th, 2015 · 130 Comments

It wasn’t exactly a popular appointment at Newcastle to hire Steve McClaren as manager and it looked more like Steve was more than willing to come in and manage under all the restrictions the Newcastle manager (or head coach) has placed on him because of the way the club is run under owner Mike Ashley. […]

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Top BBC Pundit Worries About McClaren

November 29th, 2015 · 21 Comments

Two minutes into the second half yesterday when Crystal Palace went 4-1 up against Newcastle, BBC Match of the Day pundit Gary Lineker sent out the following tweet. Palace lead Newcastle by 4 goals to 1. Not sure even an umbrella can protect Steve McClaren from the inevitable downpour of criticism. — Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) […]

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