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Entries Tagged as 'Injuries'

Bad News – Newcastle Pay Price For Bringing Striker Back Too Early

February 22nd, 2017 · 15 Comments

It’s not good news on Dwight Gayle today, who seems to have returned too early from his hamstring injury and Newcastle will have to pay the price for that. The local papers today are reporting he will miss the next two weeks of games at least – through March 7th, which include the vital games away […]

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There Could Be Better News On Dwight Gayle

February 21st, 2017 · 11 Comments

It did not look good when Dwight Gayle went off after only 33 minutes and he signaled he needed to come off about five minutes before that. We watched the game again last night and there didn’t seem any indication from Dwight that the hamstring had gone again. At the start of the second half […]

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Tags: Championship · Dwight Gayle · Injuries · Newcastle News

Rafa Laments Loss Of Midfielder But Praises Returning Star

February 18th, 2017 · 1 Comment

It was bad news for Newcastle fans when they heard yesterday that Isaac Hayden was undergoing surgery  on his injured ankle and when asked how long he would be out Rafa Benitez said about four weeks. And at the same time he said Vurnon Anita had participated in the training session and it is exactly […]

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Tags: Championship · Injuries · Isaac Hayden · Newcastle News · Surgery · Vurnon Anita

Villa Manager – We Need A Result At Newcastle

February 16th, 2017 · 4 Comments

Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce knows all about Newcastle of course, since he’s a Geordie, but Aston Villa are not doing well and they have lost seven of their last eight games in all competitions. They are in a big slump in 16th place in the Championship. So Steve doesn’t really care about the performance […]

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Newcastle Have Injury Doubt For Norwich

February 14th, 2017 · 2 Comments

Isaac Hayden is due to come into the team tonight at Norwich after his ankle was rested in the 1-0 win at Wolves on Saturday, but it seems Isaac could still be having some problems with the injury. Since he was signed from Arsenal for £2.5M in the summer, Rafa Benitez has made him into a […]

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Tags: Championship · Injuries · Isaac Hayden · Jack Colback · Newcastle News

Newcastle Star Unlikely To Be Risked At Norwich

February 13th, 2017 · 5 Comments

Newcastle striker Dwight Gayle was said to be very very close to returning to action by Rafa Benitez in last Friday’s press conference and the manager will probably say the same thing at this afternoon’s press conference for the important game at Norwich tomorrow night. Dwight has been out just over four weeks since he picked […]

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Tags: Championship · Dwight Gayle · Injuries · Management · Newcastle News