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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'

What People Told Diame About Newcastle United

August 17th, 2016 · 16 Comments

Newcastle United’s Mohamed Diame talked to people who had played at Newcastle and they told him  just to go there – because the club is massive, even through we are in the second division at the moment. And while big Mo plays in a similar way to Moussa Sissoko and is of the same build, […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Interview · Mohamed Diame · Newcastle News

Blow To Newcastle – What’s Our Best Team For Reading?

August 17th, 2016 · 15 Comments

New signing Mohamed Diame picked up an ankle injury in his debut last Saturday against Huddersfield and will miss the game tonight against Reading. Moussa Sissoko also picked up an injury in training and will miss tonight’s game, although he was unlikely to play with his long transfer saga ongoing. Matt Ritchie should start tonight

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Newcastle News · Poll

Benitez Responds To Booing And Bad Start

August 17th, 2016 · 9 Comments

Rafa didn’t look a very happy man at the end of the game at home to Huddersfield on Saturday afternoon and that was the first time he had lost a game at St. James’ Park since he joined Newcastle back in March. It didn’t come at a good time for Newcastle either, after we had been […]

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Tags: Coaching · Interview · Match Preview · Newcastle News · Poll

Rafa’s Strong Hint Newcastle Likely To Keep Top Midfielder

August 17th, 2016 · 12 Comments

The Moussa Sissoko saga at Newcastle has dragged on since the Euro Finals in France in June and July, when Sissoko played really well for his home country and subsequently drove his transfer price up to £35M. Since the final on July 10th, which France lost 1-0 to Portugal after extra time, Moussa has done […]

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Tags: Coaching · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Calm, Confident Benitez Placates Fans – More Signings Soon

August 16th, 2016 · 33 Comments

We watched the Rafa Benitez press conference today and Rafa was unconcerned about the poor start to the season. He admitted results-wise it’s been very bad with two defeats in our first two games, but Rafa said we could also have won both games if we had taken our chances and defended better. Rafa Benitez […]

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