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Entries Tagged as 'Europa League'

Time To Sign Up This Director On Long Term Deal

January 10th, 2014 · 158 Comments

If you watch Alan Pardew’s press conference on nufcTV today, at the beginning you will see Fitness Director Faye Downey taking the training. Faye Downey – Newcastle’s Fitness Director – has made a difference

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Tags: Coaching · Europa League · European Competition · Fitness · Premier League

Alan Pardew – Newcastle Are In Desperate Need Of A Trophy

January 3rd, 2014 · 141 Comments

Alan Pardew held his press conference today for the Cardiff City Cup tie, and he said some passionate things about wanting Newcastle to win a trophy, which of course we haven’t done since 1969, when we won the Inter-City Fairs Cup (now essentially the Europa League),  and we haven’t won a domestic trophy since we […]

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Tags: Europa League · FA Cup · Injuries · Newcastle Fans · Newcastle News

Do Newcastle Really Want The Europa League Next Season?

January 2nd, 2014 · 196 Comments

It will be almost impossible for Newcastle to make the top four in the Premier League this season,  and maybe the best we can do is 5th or 6th place at best. Alan Pardew – would he welcome the Europa League next season?

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Tags: Europa League · European Champions League · European Competition · FA Cup · League Cup · Newcastle News · Premier League

We’ve Been Terrific In The Second Half Of The Year

December 30th, 2013 · 7 Comments

In a year when Newcastle fans were more than fearful  in case we were relegated for the second time in four years, this season has been a return to how we did two years ago when we finished 5th, and if we do as well as did in the first half of the season, then […]

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Tags: Coaching · Europa League · European Competition · Newcastle News · Premier League

I Was A Young Man When I Came Here – But I’ve Enjoyed It

December 29th, 2013 · 62 Comments

Alan Pardew has now been at Newcastle for 20 years , but he says he’s still enjoyed it – well it may seem like 20 years – but in reality it’s only been a fairly short three years – but in three years at Newcastle the stuff that happens is like 20 years at any […]

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Tags: Coaching · Europa League · European Competition · Newcastle News · Premier League

Alan Pardew – A Lot Written About Us Last Year Was Unfair

December 24th, 2013 · 33 Comments

Alan Pardew had his press conference today for the home game against Stoke City on Thursday, and he again talked about the Europa League being a big drag on Premier League clubs. Alan Pardew – Europa League very difficult for PL clubs

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Tags: Coaching · Europa League · Premier League · Press Conference