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Entries Tagged as 'Coaching'

Newcastle Goalkeeper On Why Team Is So Successful

March 22nd, 2017 · 19 Comments

Karl Darlow has been one of the pleasant surprises this season in that he has performed a lot better than we expected. Maybe it shouldn’t be that much of a surprise, after he came in over the last eight games of last season when Rob Elliot was injured and performed so well for us and […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News

Newcastle 20 Year-Old Has Huge Ambitions

March 21st, 2017 · 4 Comments

It looks like 20 year-old Newcastle goalkeeper Freddie Woodman has a great future ahead of him and he has already played 42 times for the various England youth sides through U21 level. He is the son of former Newcastle goalkeeper coach Andy Woodman and he has come along very well through the Newcastle Youth Academy […]

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Tags: Coaching · England News · Freddie Woodman · Goalkeeping · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Good News – Players On The Mend At Newcastle

March 21st, 2017 · 15 Comments

After the disappointing draw at Birmingham last Saturday Rafa has more players injured with Grant Hanley the latest to pick up a knock and he’s now back at Newcastle having withdrawn from the Scotland squad. Grant picked up the injury at Birmingham so it wasn’t while he was training with Scotland and it’s an ankle […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Grant Hanley · Injuries · Newcastle News

Newcastle Player – Big Push Coming For Promotion

March 21st, 2017 · 1 Comment

Ayoze Perez had a decent game for us at Birmingham on Saturday in the disappointing 0-0 draw and hopefully the Spanish U21 International is in good form and can help us score some goals in the final 8 games of the season. Once things start up again on April 1st after the two week International […]

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Tags: Ayoze Perez · Championship · Coaching · Newcastle News

Newcastle’s Top Youngster – Rafa Has Been Brilliant For Me

March 21st, 2017 · 2 Comments

Freddie Woodman is one the best young players at Newcastle and we look forward to seeing the 20 year-old develop into one of the top goalkeepers in England and at Newcastle of course. He’s already played for the U16, U17, U18, U19, U20 and U21 England Youth sides and made 42 total appearances so far […]

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Tags: Coaching · Freddie Woodman · Management · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth

Rafa Reveals Logic Of How To Use Shelvey Yesterday

March 19th, 2017 · 27 Comments

It turns out that Jonjo Shelvey had a high fever on Friday and wasn’t passed fit to play yesterday. But he did start on the bench and we suppose in an emergency he came on for the final 12 minutes to try to help Newcastle get the winner. Rafa must have been tempted to start […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Jonjo Shelvey · Newcastle News · Poll