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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’s Achilles Heel Unchanged From Last Four Seasons

July 21st, 2016 · 20 Comments

Watching that first half performance last night from Newcastle at Doncaster was like “deja vu – all over again”  to quote a yogism from the former great Yankees catcher Yogi Berra. It was like watching the last four years of Newcastle when the opposing team could score at any time and sometimes we simply would gift the opposition […]

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Tags: Coaching · Financials · Matz Sels · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Fans Twitter Reaction To Fee Agreed For Wijnaldum

July 21st, 2016 · 30 Comments

Here is some of the reaction to the news this morning that Liverpool have agreed a £25M fee for Gini Wijnaldum with Newcastle. The fans think it’s very good business, but we need a replacement brought in. This is some of the collateral damage you get when the club is incompetent and gets relegated – […]

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Tags: Coaching · Financials · Georginio Wijnaldum · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Tweet · Twitter

Bentetz Talks About What Went Wrong At Doncaster

July 20th, 2016 · 26 Comments

Rafa Benitez will not have liked what he saw in the first half tonight, when after 19 minutes and then 45 minutes Newcastle gifted Doncaster Rovers two  goals and we just have to cut out these defensive mistakes. In fact in the first half we looked like we have for the last several seasons, when our defense […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Friendlies · Match Reports · Newcastle News

Ice Cool Benitez The Best Tactician I Ever Played For

July 20th, 2016 · 13 Comments

Former Liverpool defender Daniel Agger retired in the summer – and there was news he could have even joined Newcastle to play for Rafa Benitez for a couple more years – a manager who took him to Liverpool in 2006 and where he stayed for eight years. Daniel Agger has praised Rafa’s coaching and technical and […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Other News

Newcastle Get Backing To Win The Championship

July 20th, 2016 · 59 Comments

Newcastle are currently red-hot 7/4 favorites on SkyBet to win the SkyBet Championship next season with the next on the list being Aston Villa at 8/1 and the other relegated side Norwich City being 9/1 followed by Derby County at 10/1. So we are the clear favorites to win the league and to simply get […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League · Preseason · Transfer News and Rumours