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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'

Andros Townsend In Total Awe Of This Man

May 17th, 2016 · 13 Comments

It’s obvious the Newcastle fans are not the only ones who have been enthralled and riveted with the way Rafa Benitez is changing the mood at the club both on and off the field over the last nine weeks or so. The players also seem to be very keen that Rafa stay at Newcastle on […]

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Latest – Benitez Given Full Control Of All Football Matters

May 17th, 2016 · 17 Comments

While baseball great Yogi Berra was absolutely right when he said “it’s never over till it’s over” it is very much looking like Rafa Benitez is ready to commit to Newcastle United long term, even though we will be a second division club next season. The word broke last night that Rafa was very close […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Prayer · Premier League

Mike Ashley Has Held Meeting With Rafa Benitez

May 15th, 2016 · 56 Comments

Once we saw Mike Ashley at the game today we thought that was excellent, because he could talk to Rafa Benitez about staying at Newcastle  and the reports coming out is they have  met face to face tonight after the game. BREAKING: @NUFC owner Mike Ashley has met with Rafa Benitez for first time for talks […]

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10 Man Newcastle Take Spurs To The Cleaners

May 15th, 2016 · 17 Comments

In what could well be Rafa Benitez’ final game as the manager of Newcastle – the lads put on a stunning performance against second placed Tottenham Hotspur today and laid bare the folly of Lee Charnley and Graham Carr – and showed just how poorly Steve McClaren did with the players he had available for […]

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Benitez’ Newcastle Vision – Wants To Build Structure For Success

May 15th, 2016 · 13 Comments

We were extremely impressed the way Rafa explained yesterday what he is trying to get the leaders of Newcastle to back him on at the club. It is generally thought there are four main areas that Rafa wants control of before he will sign on for at least the next three years,  with his ambitions being […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Prayer · Premier League