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Entries Tagged as 'Coaching'

New Signing Praises Newcastle – I Will Do My Best

January 18th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Newcastle United new signing Henri Saivet says he is ready to start for Newcastle in defensive midfield on Saturday and he did well in the 35 minutes or so he got against West Ham, in his first ever taste of Premier League football. Henri played alongside Jonjo Shelvey in what is Newcastle´s new look central […]

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Tags: Coaching · Henri Saivet · Newcastle News · Premier League · Recruitment

Newcastle Still Have It All To Do As Swansea Win

January 18th, 2016 · 12 Comments

It was nice being out of the relegation zone for a couple of days, but a good 1-0 win by Swansea at home tonight to Watford means the Swans move ahead of us in the league table by one point. And it was in front of their new manager Francesco Guidolin watching from the stands […]

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Tags: Coaching · Match Reports · Newcastle News · Premier League

Newcastle Midfielder – I Can Be More Important For The Team

January 18th, 2016 · 63 Comments

Ever since Steve McClaren finally moved Gini Wijnaldum into his favorite position – the number 10 role where he plays in the center just behind the main striker – he has looked a different player – a much better player than when the Dutch international was wide on the left. Gini is hitting the goals […]

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Tags: Coaching · Georginio Wijnaldum · Interview · Newcastle News · Premier League · Press

Steve McClaren Was 100% Right On This Player

January 18th, 2016 · 224 Comments

Steve McClaren may be turning things around at Newcastle and certainly the way he’s had Newcastle playing good attacking football these last two games warms the heart. There is no lack of guts or spirit from our Newcastle players and we go out and attack the opposition. The fans at the game once again helped Newcastle […]

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Tags: Coaching · Jonjo Shelvey · Newcastle News · Premier League · Press Conference

The Welcome I’ve Had Is Magnificent

January 17th, 2016 · 49 Comments

New signing Jonjo Shelvey hadn´t played a full game for a long time, so it was natural that he seemed to tire a bit in the second half in his debut for Newcastle on Saturday against West Ham. Jonjo was like dynamite in those first 20 minutes of his Newcastle career as he set up […]

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Tags: Coaching · Jonjo Shelvey · Newcastle News · Premier League · Press