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Entries Tagged as 'Coaching'

Here’s A Possible Team For Tomorrow With Five Changes

September 16th, 2016 · 86 Comments

It’s a very good question as to what the team will be for tomorrow’s home game against Wolves, but Rafa is likely to make several changes from the side that did  so well at Loftus Road. We do have another game coming up on Tuesday night against Wolves, again at home in the 3rd round of the […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Poll

Striker Admits To Huge Competition For Places Up Front

September 16th, 2016 · 6 Comments

New signing Daryl Murphy is yet to make his debut for Newcastle, so maybe he will get a run-out tomorrow against Wolves in a game we must win. It may be a bit of a banana skin game for us after our terrific showing on Tuesday night in the 6-0 mauling of QPR in west London. After […]

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

Star Player Talks Of His Big Ambitions At Newcastle

September 16th, 2016 · 12 Comments

Matt Ritchie has quickly become a fan favorite on Tyneside because of his terrific skills, his consistency and the fact that he dropped down a division to join Newcastle when we were in need of a player of Matt’s ability. Matt also had experience with Bournemouth playing in the Championship and that was also important. […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Matt Ritchie · Newcastle News · Other News

Newcastle Star Admits To Frustration – He’s Not Fit Enough

September 15th, 2016 · 32 Comments

Aleksandar Mitrovic was banned for the first four games of the season, so he has not played many games for Newcastle so far this term. But he started the game on Tuesday night at Loftus Road and he finally got on the scoring charts with Newcastle’s 5th goal in the 6-0 rout of QPR. He […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Championship · Coaching · Fitness · Newcastle News

Can Newcastle Make It 7 Successive Wins Against Wolves?

September 15th, 2016 · 74 Comments

Newcastle have won the last five league games and the last six games in all competitions. We have a great chance to make that 7 wins in a row against Wolves at home on Saturday.

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

Rafa Is Fixing Multiple Things At Newcastle – Here’s Another One

September 15th, 2016 · 5 Comments

In the summer, Rafa did a few things that will help reduce the enormous number of injuries Newcastle seem to pick up every single season. One thing he did was to upgrade the indoor training pitch from the (very) old-fashioned 3G technology to the latest 4G technology. That will help cushion the effects of the […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Training Ground