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

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Entries Tagged as 'Coaching'

Our Man Of The Match Is Fast Becoming A Real Star

April 17th, 2016 · 9 Comments

We were a little worried yesterday because of our inexperienced and makeshift back four, but they all did very well in keeping our first clean sheet and helping get our first win since we beat West Brom 1-0 a full 10 weeks ago – a very long time ago. This was a massive win for us […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Coaching · Jamaal Lascelles · Man of the Match · Management · Newcastle News · Poll · Prayer · Premier League · Vurnon Anita

Rafa Delighted With This – In Great 3-0 Win Against Swansea

April 16th, 2016 · 7 Comments

Rafa Benitez is 56 years old today and his wife Maria de Montserrat had traveled to Tyneside today to celebrate her husband’s birthday tonight and it was fitting that Newcastle had their first win under Rafa Benitez with a very good 3-0 win at home to Swansea. In the previous 7 games we had drawn […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Poll · Prayer · Premier League · Press

Big Changes To Newcastle Side For Swansea – Shelvey Dropped

April 16th, 2016 · 297 Comments

Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez has just announced the team for the vital home game against Swansea City this afternoon and Rafa has Anita, Lascelles, Dummett, Tiote, Colback and Cisse all starting this game. Jonjo Shelvey has been dropped and is on the bench – so the manager has made five changes to the team after a performance last […]

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Tags: Coaching · Match Preview · Newcastle News · Poll · Prayer · Premier League

Newcastle Star – Championship Is Trouble For Everyone

April 16th, 2016 · 78 Comments

Moussa Sissoko has been a huge disappointment at Newcastle over the last two seasons and this season he has played 33 games in total and has only 5 assists and no goals – and he is one of the Newcastle players who has not earned his wages this season. Indeed he is one of the […]

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Tags: Coaching · Financials · Interview · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News

Benitez Praise For Youngster – He´s Really Good, Really Positive

April 16th, 2016 · 7 Comments

Rafael Benitez seems really pleased with 22 year-old Jamaal Lascelles for the way the young player showed some real leadership in the dressing room last week at Southampton. That was both at half time and full time and he told the players most of them lacked the courage and guts to play for Newcastle United and […]

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Tags: Chancel Mbemba · Coaching · Jamaal Lascelles · Newcastle News · Prayer · Premier League