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Entries Tagged as 'Coaching'

Newcastle Willing To Take A Loss On Winger

June 24th, 2016 · 36 Comments

If at all possible Newcastle would like to sell French flop Florian Thauvin this summer and maybe the best deal for Newcastle is for him to move to Italy. Marseille want to take the player on loan again next season, but they are extremely short of cash. The advantage with Lazio, who are interested¬†in the […]

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Tags: Coaching · Contracts · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Darlow On How Tough It Is When You Are A Good Team

June 24th, 2016 · 45 Comments

25 year-old Karl Darlow did himself no harm at all when he came in for the injured Rob Elliot and played very well for us in those final eight games of last season. With Tim Krul and Rob Elliot still recovering from their serious ACL injuries they picked up playing for their countries last season, […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Karl Darlow · Management · Newcastle News

Newcastle Fans Win – Rafa Turned Down Big Bucks To Stay

June 24th, 2016 · 4 Comments

It turns out Rafa Benitez – as expected – received some big money offers as he was deciding whether to stay on at Newcastle over the summer and heaven knows how much he was offered to manage a club in China – but he turned that offer down to stay on Tyneside. It’s not that […]

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Tags: Coaching · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Management · Newcastle News · Other News

Rafa Benitez Oozes Confidence And The Right Mental Attitude

June 23rd, 2016 · 78 Comments

Rafa Benitez is a confident man who is sure about his abilities as a world-class manager and we saw the effect it had on the Newcastle players last season. Moe than one of our players has said he gave them the confidence to go out and perform – and a number of our players like […]

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Moussa Sissoko Gets Personal In Long Le Figaro Interview

June 23rd, 2016 · 19 Comments

Moussa Sissoko can come across in interviews as annoying to Newcastle fans, since he always talks about wanting to play for a Champions League club and if he continues to play well for France in the Euro 2016 tournament, then maybe he will get his wish this summer. But that will take anywhere from ¬£15M […]

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