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Entries Tagged as 'Coaching'

People Think Newcastle Won’t Be Anywhere – We Know Different

August 12th, 2015 · 61 Comments

Tim Krul, like a lot of our players had a bad time of it over the second half of last season when he was not in good form and let in a  few dodgy goals in our spell of 10 games when we got just one point until we finally woke up, played well in […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Premier League · Tim Krul

Newcastle – The Surprise Team In The Premier League

August 12th, 2015 · 8 Comments

Former Newcastle striker Michael Owen has often said that Steve McClaren is one of the best coaches he ever worked with in football and he worked with Steve when Steve was both the assistant manager of England when Sven-Goran Eriksson was the manager and then when Steve himself was manager of England himself, for what […]

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Tags: Coaching · Financials · Newcastle News · Premier League · Press Conference · Transfer News and Rumours

Some Of This Slowly Seeping Back At Newcastle

August 12th, 2015 · 16 Comments

Former Newcastle midfielder Rob Lee seems positive in his column in the Chronicle today,  and he sees things turning around at Newcastle after the decent display on Sunday, when Steve McClaren had Newcastle playing some good stuff,  although our defense still looked like the weak link in the side. Rob Lee – optimism seeping back

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League

Newcastle Can Improve 40% On Southampton Display

August 12th, 2015 · 14 Comments

Tim Krul has looked more like his old self in pre-season, and he had a decent game for us on Sunday against a good Southampton side, and made a couple of good saves in the first half against the south coast side. It looks as though new boy Karl Darlow will be the number two […]

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Tags: Chancel Mbemba · Coaching · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul

This Is Why Sir Bobby Robson Was So Great

August 11th, 2015 · 107 Comments

There’s a good illustration today of just how good Sir Bobby Robson was with his players,  and if any coach could get the best out of what he had available, it was Sir Bobby Robson. Former Newcastle midfielder Jermaine Jenas is now an analyst for BBC Sport, and in his column for Yahoo Sport today, […]

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Tags: Coaching · Media · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Anita Talks About His Injury And His New Role In The Side

August 11th, 2015 · 19 Comments

It looks like Vurnon Anita injured his back on Sunday against the Saints, when he fell badly on it after trying to head the ball away. Vurnon was one of our best players at the end of last season and played one of his best games ever for the club when it really mattered against […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Newcastle News · Premier League · Vurnon Anita