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Entries Tagged as 'EFL'

Guess Who’s Named Championship Manager Of The Month?

January 6th, 2017 · 38 Comments

It’s not surprising that Brighton manager Chris Hughton has been named the Championship manager of the month for December with four wins and a draw in the five games played last month. Brighton beat QPR, Blackburn Rovers, Leeds United and Birmingham City and drew at Cardiff City. In December Newcastle had six games and we […]

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Tags: Championship · EFL · Manager of the Month · Newcastle News

Only One Newcastle Player In EFL Team Of Midweek

December 15th, 2016 · Comments Off on Only One Newcastle Player In EFL Team Of Midweek

It’s a little bit surprising that Newcastle have only one player in the EFL team of Midweek for the games held Tuesday night and Wednesday night. Mo Diame is in the team after scoring his first Championship goal of the season in the 2-0 win at Wigan – our 15th league win of the season […]

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Tags: EFL · Mohamed Diame · Newcastle News · Other News

Newcastle Hero In EFL Team Of The Week

December 6th, 2016 · 34 Comments

It shouldn’t be too much of a surprise that Newcastle goalkeeper Karl Darlow is in the EFL Team of the Week. There’s not too many goalkeepers who can say they saved two penalties in the space of just 10 minutes but that’s what Karl did to keep Newcastle in the game on Friday night at […]

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Tags: Championship · EFL · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News

Newcastle Have One Player In EFL Cup Team Of The Round

December 1st, 2016 · 1 Comment

Newcastle United managed to get one player in the team of the round for the 5th round of the EFL Cup that took place on Tuesday night and last night. Captain Jamaal Lascelles made the team with another competent performance at the back for Newcastle. Hull has two players in the team and it’s hardly […]

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Tags: EFL · EFL Cup · Jamaal Lascelles · Newcastle News

Guess Which Newcastle Player Made Team Of The Week

November 22nd, 2016 · 3 Comments

It’s not too surprising but good to see – that Newcastle’s number 9 striker Dwight Gayle has made the EFL Team of the Week for last weekend’s games, after he scored another brace in Newcastle’s 2-0 win at Leeds. Dwight leads all scorers in the Championship with 13 goals in 14 games for the Magpies […]

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Tags: Championship · Dwight Gayle · EFL · Newcastle News

Opposition Report – Newcastle Are A Class Apart

November 21st, 2016 · Comments Off on Opposition Report – Newcastle Are A Class Apart

This season we often look at the report of the opposition press to see how they report our games and we have done that today after Newcastle’s great 2-0 win at Elland Road yesterday. It was in front of Leeds United’s first sell-out crowd since 2010 – the official crowd was 36,002. Newcastle started this […]

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Tags: Championship · EFL · Newcastle News · Press