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Entries Tagged as 'European Competition'

Keeping A Clean Sheet Will Be Massive

April 10th, 2013 · 10 Comments

Tomorrow night will be the biggest European night for Newcastle since we were last in the quarter finals of the Europa League, back on April 7th, 2005 when Graeme Souness was manager and we beat Sporting Lisbon 1-0 at home, with a goal from – who else – Alan Shearer – but we lost the […]

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Tags: Europa League · European Competition · Newcastle News · Tim Krul

Benfica’s Long Unbeaten Run Can Come To An End

April 10th, 2013 · 21 Comments

Benfica arrived at Newcastle airport today, having won their last 12 games in a row, and they are unbeaten in their last 31 games, so what does that tell you – it says Newcastle can win the game tomorrow night at St. James’ Park. Papiss Cisse scoring on Sunday in stoppage time

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Tags: Europa League · European Competition · Papiss Cisse

Alan Pardew – We Can Do It Thursday Night

April 10th, 2013 · 38 Comments

Newcastle will go into Thursday night’s Europa League quarter-final second leg, after we lost the first leg 3-1 in Lisbon, when we gifted the Portuguese side two goals in the second half. Alan Pardew – we can do if we are patient

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Tags: Europa League · European Competition · Newcastle News

Can Newcastle Reach The Europa League Semi-Finals?

April 9th, 2013 · 107 Comments

We’re running a poll to see how Newcastle fans thinks we’ll fare on Thursday night in the second leg of our quarter final tie with Benfica, after we lost the first leg 3-1 in Lisbon. Newcastle can go through if we win 2-0 or 4-1, and a 3-1 final result after 90 minutes will take […]

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

Newcastle Will Mount Top Six Challenge Next Season

April 9th, 2013 · 158 Comments

We aren’t the only ones who are thinking if only we can stay in the Premier League this season, then next season looks like we could back in the top six, and we could have one of the strongest squads we;ve had for many a season. Mamadou Sakho – would be great signing for Magpies

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Tags: European Competition · Newcastle News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target