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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 'Fitness'

New Arrival 70% Fit – Promises To Run All Game When Fully Fit

August 22nd, 2016 · 2 Comments

Senegal midfielder Mohamed Diame had a very good first half at Ashton Gate and brilliantly set up the winner for Dwight Gayle after 19 minutes. Gayle dispatched the ball into the back of the net in great style with his left foot – a terrific goal from Newcastle to win the game. But Mo couldn’t keep up […]

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Tags: Coaching · EFL · Fitness · League Cup · Mohamed Diame · Newcastle News · Other News

Newcastle Training – Photos From Ireland

July 12th, 2016 · 9 Comments

The squad have been in Ireland since Saturday and they will finish off the full week’s training in Ireland with a game against Bohemian at Dalymount Park on Saturday – a 2:00 pm kickoff. As well as a fitness and training camp, it’s being used by Rafa and the coaches as an opportunity to do […]

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Tags: Bonding · Coaching · Fitness · Newcastle News · Other News · Tour

Rafa’s Goal – Best, Biggest, Fittest And Balanced

June 27th, 2016 · 9 Comments

Rafa Benitez wants to add some experience to the squad this summer and the word coming out of the local papers is that he also wants to “balance” the squad. A number of reports suggest that means Rafa wants to bring in more British players to a squad that has been dominated by mediocre French players for […]

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Tags: Coaching · Fitness · Fixtures · Newcastle News · Pre-season · Premier League · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Make Official Annuncement

June 1st, 2016 · 34 Comments

It was reported in Italy yesterday and Newcastle have tonight confirmed that first team coach Fabio Pecchia will be leaving the club to become manager of Verona. Fabio Pecchia – will leave Newcastle

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These Are The First Changes Rafa Will Make At Newcastle

May 27th, 2016 · 15 Comments

Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez was with Managing Director Lee Charnley yesterday and started to put into action some of the changes he has recommended at the club, following his nine weeks in charge at the end of last season. Two of those areas are the Benton training facilities and the Youth Academy, so it […]

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Tags: Coaching · Facilities · Fitness · Medical · Newcastle News · Training Ground