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Entries Tagged as 'Illness'

Benitez Reserves Special Praise For This Player

January 8th, 2017 · 3 Comments

Rafa Benitez after the dreary draw yesterday said that a replay was not ideal for Newcastle, but we will play it probably a week on Wednesday at St. James’ Park with the game at Brentford being brought forward to Saturday. It seems the way Newcastle play games these days is to put pressure on early […]

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Tags: Daryl Murphy · FA Cup · Illness · Newcastle News

Please Help Save 4 Year-Old Frankie Sherwood’s Life

September 29th, 2016 · 26 Comments

There is an ice hockey game on Sunday between the Billingham Stars and the Whitley Bay Warriors at the Whitley Bay ice rink to raise money for 4 year-old Frankie Sherwood from North Shields. Frankie unfortunately has Neuroblastoma cancer and the family is trying to raise £550K to get Frankie over to America for what […]

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Tags: Charity · Illness · Newcastle News · Other News

If Rafa Can Do This – It Will Be A Huge Step Forward

May 22nd, 2016 · 111 Comments

For at least ten years now, one of the things that have stopped Newcastle from having competition for places all over the pitch is our terrible injury record – and we are always top of the Injury League in the Premier League. There’s something wrong somewhere in the way Newcastle deal with injuries and we […]

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Tags: Championship · Illness · Injuries · Medical · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League

Good News And More Clarity On David Ginola’s Condition

May 20th, 2016 · 10 Comments

Updated news today on David Ginola’s condition today that he has had quadruple bypass surgery in France and in fact it is now being reported that David did not suffer a heart attack yesterday – which is really excellent news. David Ginola – he’s going to be just fine

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Tags: Illness · Medical · Newcastle News · Other News

Richard Keys – Shame On You Lee Charnley

April 15th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Here’s what Richard Keys thinks of the way Newcastle and top executive Lee Charnley treated Jonas Gutierrez. I know about this much about football It’s a lot more than I knew last year What a tawdry way to treat a ‘person’ – not a ‘just’ footballer – Gutierrez. Shame on you Lee Charnley. Really poor. […]

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Tags: Illness · Jonas Gutierrez · Management · Newcastle News · Other News

Newcastle Have Even More Injury Problems

December 28th, 2015 · 42 Comments

This season is turning out to be an even worse season for injuries for Newcastle than last season and that was one of the worst we’ve seen in a long long time. Vurnon Anita was taken off with a hamstring problem in the first half and after the game Steve McClaren has said it looks […]

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Tags: Fitness · Illness · Injuries · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League