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Entries Tagged as 'Coaching'

This Is The Result Newcastle Fans Expect Tonight

October 18th, 2016 · 64 Comments

Confidence is sky-high on Tyneside at the moment with three successive wins and unbeaten in the last five games, but that’s when we are probably in most danger of a surprise result. The last shock result was the 2-0 defeat at home to Wolves just four days after we had taken QPR apart 6-0 on […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Poll · Prediction

Striker – The Way Rafa Has Got Us Playing Is Just Fantastic

October 18th, 2016 · 37 Comments

Newcastle travel to Oakwell for tonight’s game against Barnsley and we are hoping we can get another win and 3 points under our belts. Newcastle have finally made it into an automatic promotion place in the league and we are second top and just one point behind Norwich. From now on we have to press on and […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Dwight Gayle · Newcastle News · Other News

Rafa Asks For Shearer’s Advice – How Are We Doing?

October 18th, 2016 · 35 Comments

It was obvious as soon as Rafa Benitez arrived on Tyneside that he had great respect for Alan Shearer – who is a Newcastle legend in the true sense of the word. And Rafa admitted that before he took the job at Newcastle he had talked to Alan about the club and we’re pretty sure he […]

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Tags: Alan Shearer · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League · Press

Rafa Explains Why This Player Is Perfect For Newcastle

October 18th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Matt Ritchie picked up a virus and was declared unfit to play in the home game against Brentford on Saturday, but that didn’t stop him pleading with Rafa to play in the game, but the Newcastle doctor, Paul Catterson, ruled him out. And apparently on Monday morning Matt was back in Benitez’s office saying he wanted […]

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Tags: Christian Atsu · Coaching · Management · Matt Ritchie · Newcastle News · nufcTV

Newcastle Player Warns Against Potential Problem

October 18th, 2016 · 5 Comments

Rafa Benitez talked about complacency during his press conference yesterday for the game at Barnsley tonight and he’s trying to get through to the players they must be ready for every single game this season. If we are ready and go into each game and play somewhere near our best form then we should be […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Freddie Woodman · Karl Darlow · Matz Sels · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot