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Entries Tagged as 'Fitness'

Newcastle Star – I’m Glad To Be Back On The Pitch

January 23rd, 2015 · 1 Comment

Siem de Jong cost Newcastle £6M from Ajax over the summer, but he was injured in training in early September when he tore his thigh muscle, and he’s been out ever since, and he may be out until late next month, as he says he needs to play a few games for the U21 side […]

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Tags: African Cup Of Nations · Coaching · Fitness · Injuries · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Siem de Jong

This Is Not A Good Time For Newcastle To Do This Again

January 20th, 2015 · 141 Comments

Siem de Jong was seriously injured in training at the start of September, and he has been out ever since – so that’s coming up to nearly five months out since the first game he can possibly play is on the last day of January at Hull. Siem de Jong in action at Oldham

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Tags: Coaching · Fitness · Injuries · Newcastle News · Premier League

Great News – Two Top Players Back In Training At Newcastle

January 15th, 2015 · 20 Comments

There was some very good news for Newcastle today when caretaker manager John Carver said that both Siem de Jong and Mehdi Abeid returned to training today. Siem de Jong – back in training today

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Tags: Fitness · Injuries · Mehdi Abeid · Newcastle News · Siem de Jong

Encouraging News – Injury Update On Newcastle Players

January 14th, 2015 · 25 Comments

Good news today that Newcastle’s French winger Gabriel Obertan is back running again in training, and it’s now almost three months since he tore a thigh muscle at St. James’ Park, the same injury that Siem de Jong picked up in September, and the Dutchman has yet to return to the side. Gabby Obertan – […]

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Tags: Coaching · Fitness · Gabriel Obertan · Injuries · Newcastle News · Rolando Aarons · Siem de Jong

This Will Be Key For Newcastle Tomorrow

December 25th, 2014 · 13 Comments

Newcastle play at Old Trafford tomorrow, and then we have two home games against Everton and Burnley on Sunday afternoon and Thursday afternoon – New Years Day. Ryan Taylor – could return soon – but not for tomorrow

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Tags: Coaching · Fitness · Match Preview · Poll · Premier League

Newcastle French Star To Be Used Sparingly This Season

December 12th, 2014 · 5 Comments

It seems that Remy Cabella is still finding it difficult to come to terms with the physical demands of the English Premier League, the most popular sports league ion the world,  and it seems it’s not going to be a quick fix for the 24 year-old, and he will continue to start most games on […]

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Tags: Coaching · Fabricio Coloccini · Fitness · Newcastle News · Premier League · Remy Cabella

News On Siem De Jong Still Not Encouraging

October 13th, 2014 · 8 Comments

One of the reasons Newcastle haven’t done too well so far this season, is that Siem De Jong has been out basically all season for us, and as far as we know, he will not return until some time next year. Siem de Jong – still more than two months away from comeback

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Tags: Contracts · Fitness · Injuries · Premier League · Siem de Jong

Newcastle Season Could Depend On This Striker’s Form

September 10th, 2014 · 7 Comments

We had reported yesterday on some good news for Newcastle –  that both Ryan Taylor and Papiss Cisse had returned to training following long term injuries, and when they are both fully fit they will strengthen the Newcastle squad, and also add some experience to the side. Papiss Cisse – suffering broken knee-cap earlier this […]

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Tags: Fitness · Injuries · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Poll · Premier League

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