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Entries Tagged as 'Injuries'

Lots Of Good News From Rafa’s Press Conference

October 17th, 2016 · 47 Comments

Rafa Benitez has given his press conference today for the match against Barnsley tomorrow night and most of it was good news. Good news that Rafa thinks the lads are playing well and good news on the injury front with Jamaal Lascelles, Matt Ritchie and Daryl Murphy all fit again. Rafa even had a word […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Management · Newcastle News · Poll · Press · Press Conference

Rafa Gives Injury Update For Barnsley Game

October 17th, 2016 · 12 Comments

With the games coming thick and fast before the next long and boring two week International break due to start after the weekend of Saturday 5th November, Rafa will be giving his press conference later today for the game tomorrow night at Oakwell against Barnsley. Newcastle will have an enormous 6,000 traveling fans attending that […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Injuries · International break · Medical · Newcastle News

Benitez Gives Update On Injuries – One Player Still Out

October 14th, 2016 · 65 Comments

During Rafa’s press conference earlier this afternoon the manager gave an update on Newcastle’s injuries¬†and it seems a number of the injured players are slowly but surely are coming back into the fray. Rob Elliot came back to full training earlier this week and Massadio¬†Haidara has been back for some weeks now, but it seems […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Medical · Newcastle News · Poll · Rolando Aarons

Top Player Fit Again – Will Push For Starting Position

October 12th, 2016 · 19 Comments

When we signed Jesus Gamez in the summer he looked like an excellent signing by Rafa – a player with both class and experience who wanted to join Newcastle United from the high-flying Atletico Madrid. And the little we have seen of him he looks what he is – a classy player who should be […]

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Great News As Top Star Returns To Training

October 11th, 2016 · 28 Comments

Really great news put out by Newcastle today that Rob Elliot has returned to full training with the Newcastle squad. That’s a little over six months since he injured his ACL playing for Ireland and that’s a rapid return to training after such a very serious injury. Rob will soon be pressing both Karl Darlow […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Medical · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot