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Only Two Newcastle Players In Championship Team Of The Season

March 20th, 2017 · 8 Comments

Only two Newcastle players have made the Championship Team of the Season – Dwight Gayle and Jonjo Shelvey yet surprising Brighton have four players in the side. Not sure how Murray made the cut but their other three players – Stockdale, Dunk and Knockeart are all good players. But Matt Richie and Ciaran Clark surely […]

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Tags: Awards · Championship · EFL · Newcastle News

Guess Who Made Team Of The Week With Last Night’s Performance?

March 1st, 2017 · 3 Comments

Karl Darlow’s performance last night at Brighton cannot be underestimated and he made about six great saves that kept us in the game and only 1-0 down. If he hadn’t made those saves then heaven knows what may have happened. Karl was great for us and he makes the EFL team of the week for […]

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Tags: Championship · EFL · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Team of the Week

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