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Entries Tagged as 'Coaching'

Midfielder Tells Brutal Truth About Newcastle’s Start To Season

October 6th, 2016 · 43 Comments

If Newcastle fans thought it would be a breeze in the Championship this season, that view was changed quickly  when after two games we have suffered two defeats at Fulham (1-0) and at home to Huddersfield (2-1). After those two defeats Rafa was cool and collected and pointed to the things Newcastle could improve on. Then we […]

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Tags: Coaching · Jack Colback · Management · Newcastle News

Newcastle Promotion Favorites After Magical Transfer Window

October 6th, 2016 · 81 Comments

We had an article out earlier today where Coral’s Dave Stevens was on talkSPORT talking about the Championship and who were favorites to go up after 11 games played. It so happens that both Newcastle (3/10) and Norwich City (4/6)  – two of the relegated sides from last season – were both odds-on favorites to be promoted […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

Rafa Talks About Top Player He May Keep This Season

October 6th, 2016 · 16 Comments

There will be a decision made on Cheick Tiote’s future by the 20th September when the transfer window closes in the Emirates. If Cheick is not sold by then Rafa Benitez will quickly integrate him into the Newcastle squad and he will be available for the team to play in the Championship. Benitez likes Cheick as a person and […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

It’s International Break Time – More Nonsense From Sissoko

October 6th, 2016 · 14 Comments

We are hoping that as time goes by Moussa Sissoko will stop talking about Newcastle United and only talk about his current club Tottenham Hotspur. For the last three years Newcastle fans have had to listen to the nonsense that self-centered Moussa talks about – that he wanted to join a Champions League club – […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News

Newcastle’s Folly Back In August 2008

October 6th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Terry McDermott was again the coach at Newcastle when Kevin Keegan signed on for us for the second time as manager back in mid-January of 2008. That was after Sam Allardyce, now the former England manager, was fired in early January. And Terry today has talked about Newcastle selling James Milner in August of that year […]

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

Newcastle Favorites To Win Championship – Here’s The Odds

October 6th, 2016 · 8 Comments

Coral’s Dave Stevens has been on the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast show today and he did talk about the promotion race in the Championship and mentioned Newcastle still favorites to win it at 5/4. Dave discussed that Neil Warnock is back in management with Cardiff City who are second bottom of the league just above Rotherham and […]

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