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Entries Tagged as 'Injuries'

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 For Newcastle Before Vital Villa Game

May 5th, 2016 · 3 Comments

There ls some good news being reported today in the local papers that Vurnon Anita should be fit for the vital game at Villa Park on Saturday and he should be able to line-up at right back in an unchanged defense. Anita was taken off late in the game against Crystal Palace with a muscle […]

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Tags: Coaching · Daryl Janmaat · Injuries · Newcastle News · Poll · Prayer · Premier League · Vurnon Anita

Injury Update – Initial Comments From Benitez Press Conference

April 29th, 2016 · 24 Comments

Rafa Benitez has given his press conference at 12:45 pm today for the vital game at home to Crystal Palace tomorrow, the result of which could decide if Newcastle have any chance of avoiding relegation this season. Rafa said as expected that both Coloccini and Janmaat are not available for the game tomorrow but that […]

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Poll · Prayer · Premier League · Press · Press Conference

Newcastle Defender Reveals What’s Needed In Last 3 Games

April 28th, 2016 · 32 Comments

We’ve been impressed with the attitude of some of our new young players who came in lats summer and have had to endure a very difficult season where the team has been struggling against relegation all season long. We didn’t have too many good acquisitions in the summer in retrospect,  but one of them was […]

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Tags: Chancel Mbemba · Coaching · Injuries · Newcastle News · Other News · Poll · Prayer · Premier League · Press

Benitez Still Confident – Our Fans Can Make The Difference

April 15th, 2016 · 22 Comments

Rafa Benitez has finished his press conference today and dare we say it – he’s as confident as ever – and thinks that in these four home games remaining, our fans can make a massive difference and we have to get as many wins as possible at home. But the defense seems awfully inexperienced and it’s likely […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Management · Match Preview · Newcastle News · Poll · Prayer · Premier League · Press Conference