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News and Commentary On Newcastle United By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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Rafa Explains Why Newcastle Fans So Crucial In Survival Bid

March 25th, 2016 · 17 Comments

Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez has been very consistent since he arrived at Newcastle two weeks ago by saying one big reason he accepted the job at Newcastle was because of the legendary fans. Rafa is now trying to make it very clear to the fans that they are absolutely crucial in the relegation struggle. Rafa […]

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Rafa And Newcastle – A Match Made In Heaven

March 25th, 2016 · 12 Comments

It’s not surprising that when Rafa is ever seen in public in Newcastle he will be mobbed by Newcastle fans who literally see him as the new messiah at Newcastle. We have to admit we have been very pleasantly surprised at how charismatic and warm Rafa is – and his love of football seems to shine […]

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Benitez Is Aware Of The Anxiety Of Newcastle Fans

March 25th, 2016 · 27 Comments

Rafa Benitez has naturally been bumping into Geordie fans since he arrived two weeks ago to take over Newcastle United, who are in a dire situation in second bottom place in the Premier League and odds-on favorites with the bookies to be relegated this season, along with Aston Villa and Sunderland – three massive clubs […]

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Rafa Reveals His System For Success At Newcastle

March 25th, 2016 · 10 Comments

The reporters who were at the first team training session run by Rafa Benitez yesterday were invited into his office for a talk between the sessions – and it seems Rafa was upbeat and even cracked a few jokes to the reporters. Rafa pointed out the books in the bookcase have not changed much since he arrived, […]

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Benitez Has A Simple Plan To Save Newcastle

March 25th, 2016 · 14 Comments

Rafa Benitez invited a few of the local reporters to watch the first team training yesterday at Benton – and they seemed to come away impressed with the attitude of the players and the high intensity of the training sessions. Rafa is trying to quickly change the mentality of the squad and improve things quickly, but […]

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