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Entries Tagged as 'Coaching'

Townsend – McClaren Has Filled Me With Huge Confidence

January 29th, 2016 · 66 Comments

Andros Townsend has said that Steve McClaren has shown him a 10 minute video he made of him – and he went through it with our new arrival and Steve pointed out both the good things and the areas of improvement with his play that the Newcastle head coach wants to see from Andros as an […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Coaching · Management · Premier League · Press · Press Conference

Why An 18 Day Winter Break Can Help Newcastle

January 29th, 2016 · 15 Comments

Newcastle were due to play Manchester City at home on  Sunday 28th February but with City reaching the final of the League Cup by beating Everton 3-1 that game will have to be rescheduled and therefore we will have time on our hands after playing at Chelsea on 13th February and having to face Stoke […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League · Recruitment

Pressure Will Now Be On This Man To Revive Newcastle

January 28th, 2016 · 24 Comments

Newcastle spent around £52M last summer in bringing four players into the club – Georginio Wijnaldum, Chancel Mbemba, Alexandre Mitrovic and Florian Thauvin – and that was the second most money spent in the Premier League -only Manchester City spent more. This month we have spent £30M so far in bringing in three new players […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Premier League · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

This Is Still A Huge Problem At Newcastle

January 27th, 2016 · 7 Comments

Steve McClaren gave an injury update a day or two ago, but in all the hectic stuff going on to get Andros Townsend to the club – he should become a Newcastle player today – we have missed out on some of the news. And it’s a decent update from the manager with Steven Taylor […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Newcastle News · Premier League

This Could Be A Really Bad Idea

January 27th, 2016 · 9 Comments

Steve McClaren has arranged with Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce a behind the scenes “friendly” game at the Stadium of Light to keep the lads match fit,  with this weekend being the 4th round of the FA Cup and both clubs have already been eliminated. And the idea seems to have gone over like a lead […]

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Tags: Coaching · Friendlies · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League