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Accolades From Rafa For This Improving Newcastle Star

October 14th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Rafa Benitez picked out Newcastle play-maker Jonjo Shelvey for praise in his press conference today and it seems that Shelvey is starting to approach his best form after having had a difficult start to his Newcastle career earlier in the year. And Rafa has said he thinks Jonjo is starting to play so well that he […]

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Tags: England News · Jonjo Shelvey · Newcastle News · Poll · Press · Press Conference

Young Star Gets Help And Advice From Rafa Benitez

October 14th, 2016 · 16 Comments

Isaac Hayden has been a great signing for Newcastle at just £2.5M from Arsenal and the 21 year-old made his England U-21 debut earlier this week in the 5-0 win against Bosnia and Herzegovina – after he been part of the England U-21 squad quite a few times. Isaac has now played for every single […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · England News · Isaac Hayden · Newcastle News

Top Youngster Sees Clear Path Forward At Newcastle

October 14th, 2016 · 5 Comments

19 year-old Freddie Woodman seems to now see a clear path forward for himself at Newcastle, but he admits he has to go out on loan from Newcastle to get first team games. Freddie is highly thought of at both Newcastle and in the England Youth ranks, where he made his debut for the England […]

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Tags: Coaching · England News · Freddie Woodman · International News · Management · Newcastle News

Newcastle Outstanding Youngster Gains More Honors

October 8th, 2016 · 243 Comments

It’s unusual for a goalkeeper who had had only 12 first team games in his career and none for his club Newcastle United to be representing the England U-21 side, but that’s exactly what Freddie Woodman has achieved. Woodman  has starred for the England U-17 and U-19 sides in particular,  but has played for every […]

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Tags: England News · European Competition · Freddie Woodman · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth

The Fans Loved Me – Everyone Loved Me At Newcastle

October 7th, 2016 · 59 Comments

Andros Townsend has been doing the rounds today and he has given interviews in the Mirror and the Times. We have covered his interview in the Mirror where he says Rafa Benitez made him into a better player and he was sorry to leave Newcastle because  Rafa had been so fantastic with him on Tyneside. He also […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Coaching · England News · International break · International News · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours