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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'

It Feels Like A New Era For Newcastle United

August 28th, 2015 · 73 Comments

Steven Taylor has a good chance of keeping his place tomorrow when we entertain Arsenal, and we will try to beat the Gunners for the first time in five years. That last time we did that was in early November of 2010, when an Andy Carroll headed goal did it for us, and Chris Hughton […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Premier League · Steven Taylor · Transfer News and Rumours

Upbeat Newcastle Star Impressed With New Signings

August 28th, 2015 · 38 Comments

26 year-old Daryl Janmaat may find himself on the bench tomorrow for the tough game at home to Arsenal. And with Newcastle getting an excellent point at Old Trafford last weekend, the lads have a chance of maybe going one better against the Gunners tomorrow. Daryl Janmaat scoring Newcastle’s 3rd goal last Tuesday night

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Tags: Capital One Cup · Coaching · Daryl Janmaat · League Cup · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

McClaren – My Players Died For Newcastle Last Weekend

August 28th, 2015 · 12 Comments

Newcastle put in what turned out to be a tremendous performance at Old Trafford last Saturday to get a good 0-0 draw, and we had a three on one breakaway in stoppage time, but missed a great opportunity to come away with a win for the second time in three years in that fixture. That came […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Press Conference

This Newcastle Player Has Come In From The Cold

August 27th, 2015 · 63 Comments

We singed Vurnon Anita form Ajax in the summer of 2012 for £6.7M from Ajax, and he was the only senior player we signed that summer when we also brought in youngster Gael Bigirimana from Coventry for £1M. Vurnon has never quite managed to hold down a starting position, although he played very well when […]

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Tags: Coaching · Euro 2016 · International News · Poll · Premier League · Vurnon Anita

This Could Be Newcastle’s Strongest Side Against Arsenal

August 27th, 2015 · 99 Comments

With the last two games producing very good performances from two very different Newcastle sides, against Manchester United and Northampton Town – Steve McClaren will have a difficult job deciding what the team  should be for Saturday’s early kick-off game at home to Arsenal. But we would be surprised if he makes too many changes from the side […]

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Tags: Coaching · Match Preview · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

Arsene Wenger Compares Coach To Sir Bobby Robson

August 27th, 2015 · 17 Comments

Sir Bobby Robson was one of the best English football managers ever, and he had great success initially at Ipswich before becoming the England manager in 1982, after managing Ipswich Town for 13 years. Bobby went on to take England to the quarter finals of the World Cup in 1986, when we were beaten by […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League