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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'

This Could Be A Really Bad Idea

January 27th, 2016 · 9 Comments

Steve McClaren has arranged with Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce a behind the scenes “friendly” game at the Stadium of Light to keep the lads match fit,  with this weekend being the 4th round of the FA Cup and both clubs have already been eliminated. And the idea seems to have gone over like a lead […]

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

McClaren Praises Striker – Next Seven Days Vital To Newcastle

January 25th, 2016 · 246 Comments

Newcastle lost their 12th game of the season on Saturday at Watford and we again gave up two goals at a vital point in the game early in the second half  to go 2-0 behind,  after we had looked a decent side in the first half. But those first ten minutes of the second half […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Coaching · Newcastle News · Prayer · Premier League

Newcastle Player Identifies Failings Of Team

January 25th, 2016 · 11 Comments

Fabricio Coloccini had another decent game on Saturday in the 2-1 loss at Watford – our 5th defeat in the last seven games in all competitions – and he has come out again as Newcastle captain and talked to the press and basically pointed out the failings of the team. While Newcastle have been playing quite […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle In Real Danger Of Being Left Behind

January 25th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Even after we drew with Manchester United and beat West Ham recently Newcastle were still in third bottom place and then on Saturday we lost at Watford – the third time the newly promoted side have beaten us this season, and we lost points to Aston Villa, Sunderland, Bournemouth and Swansea and we now find […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Premier League · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

McClaren – My Players Are Giving Everything – He’s Right

January 24th, 2016 · 19 Comments

We have never faulted the Newcastle players because of their display yesterday – and the very pleasing thing that needs to be pointed out is that they are giving everything they have on the field and that’s why they were applauded by the fans following the game. Maybe we are just not good enough but […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Prayer · Premier League · Press