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News and Commentary On Newcastle United By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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Entries Tagged as 'European Competition'

Newcastle Winger Unlucky – But Better Times Ahead

May 31st, 2016 · 7 Comments

I just arrived at my hotel in Charlotte after travelling this morning from Raleigh – and I see that Andros Townsend has missed out on that England place for Euro 2016. 🙁 It’s really unfortunate that Andros  missed out and he has to be considered a little unlucky, but there again at the beginning of the year he had […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Euro 2016 · European Competition · International News · Newcastle News

Newcastle Manager’s Promise To Fans For Next Season

May 31st, 2016 · 7 Comments

Rafa Benitez had been consistent right from the start since he arrived on Tyneside on March 11th when he said that Newcastle United was a massive club – a sleeping giant – and the Tyneside club is very like his former club Liverpool. The fans are passionate and the area is working-class and the club is […]

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Tags: Coaching · Europa League · European Champions League · European Competition · European Super Cup · Management · Newcastle News

Rafa Benitez Will Give This Back To Newcastle Fans

May 24th, 2016 · 85 Comments

Newcastle fans are waiting rather anxiously to see if Rafa Benitez will commit long-term to Newcastle United and come in and manage the club in the Championship next season, with a plan to turn the club into a powerhouse in Europe just as quickly as he can. His impact at Newcastle has already been immense, […]

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Tags: Coaching · European Champions League · European Competition · Management · Newcastle News · Premier League

Townsend Reacts To Being Named In England Squad

May 16th, 2016 · 46 Comments

Andros Townsend became the first Newcastle player for a while to be called up by England – and he will get his chance to make the final 23 man squad for the Euro 2016 Tournament in France next month. Andros was named in the 26 man squad announced by England manager Roy Hodgson earlier today […]

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Andros Townsend Named In 26 Man England Squad

May 16th, 2016 · 21 Comments

24 year-old Newcastle winger Andros Townsend has been named by manager Roy Hodgson in the 26 man England squad for the friendlies leading up to the Euro 2016 Championships in France next month – and this squad will then be reduced to a 23 man squad for the actual Championships. Andros Townsend scoring against Swansea

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Tags: Andros Townsend · England News · Euro 2016 · European Competition · Newcastle News · Premier League