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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'

How Pardew Just Gave Up On Promising Teenager At Newcastle

September 22nd, 2016 · 4 Comments

When Gael Bigirimana first arrived at Newcastle from Coventry City for £1M in the summer of 2012 as an 18 year-old, he was looked upon as being a top young player who could improve at Newcastle. And certainly in that first season when we were in the Europa League he did look a very good player […]

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

Ritchie Identifies Things Newcastle Work On In Training

September 22nd, 2016 · 1 Comment

It was a brilliantly worked first goal for Newcastle on Tuesday night and when Matt Ritchie was given the ball by Jack Colback just outside the penalty area there was still a lot of work to do. But the Scottish International brilliantly moved towards goal and drove the ball home across the goalkeeper into the back of […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Jack Colback · Matt Ritchie · Newcastle News · Poll

Poll – Can Newcastle Beat Aston Villa On Saturday?

September 22nd, 2016 · 1 Comment

Newcastle have won seven of our last eight games in all competitions, but we face a tough game at Villa Park on Saturday against one of the clubs who were relegated with us in May. Villa are getting to grips with having new players and a new manager, Roberto Di Matteo, but it will be […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Newcastle News · Poll · Prediction

Newcastle Star Thrives On Playing At Such A Huge Club

September 22nd, 2016 · 1 Comment

We watched the Real Madrid vs Valencia game last night – both clubs have been managed in the past by Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez and what was apparent was the way Newcastle are playing this season is very much like that of both the top Spanish clubs – and we suppose we shouldn’t be too […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · EFL Cup · Management · Matt Ritchie · Newcastle News · Poll

Rafa On What Newcastle Learned And How The Team Played

September 21st, 2016 · 79 Comments

Newcastle did well to come back last night and have a fairly convincing 2-0 win against Wolves and move into the last 16 of the EFL (League) Cup and the draw for the 4th round is at around 9:30 pm tonight – so we’ll see who we get int he next round. Rafa, the coaches […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · EFL · EFL Cup · League Cup · Newcastle News