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Entries Tagged as 'Injuries'

Why Newcastle So Short Of Defenders – McClaren´s Excuse

February 6th, 2016 · 44 Comments

Newcastle have been woeful in defense for over two years now but we didn´t strengthen last month by bringing in defenders, but manager Steve McClaren is now saying it wasn´t for the want of trying …….. they just failed. Just less than a year ago John Carver was complaining of being short of players – especially […]

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Paul Dummett · Poll · Premier League · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

This Is Newcastle’s Best Team For West Brom

February 5th, 2016 · 99 Comments

We do have a number of injuries – Chancel Mbemba, Paul Dummett and Jack Colback are all out for tomorrow’s game and we also have players like Siem de Jong, Kevin Mbabu, Vurnon Anita, Sadio Haidara, Gabby Obertan and of course Tim Krul still out. Again we are being ravaged by injury as we are […]

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Poll · Prediction · Premier League

Newcastle´s Injuries Starting To Cause Problems Again

February 5th, 2016 · 10 Comments

Chancel Mbemba has started every Premier League game for us so far this season but when he had to come off at Everton on Wednesday night just before half time we had both back-up center-backs Jamaal Lascelles and Steven Taylor on the bench. Jamaal came on and got himself sent off at the very end […]

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Tags: Chancel Mbemba · Injuries · Jack Colback · Kevin Mbabu · Newcastle News · Paul Dummett · Rolando Aarons · Steven Taylor

What’s Newcastle’s Plan In Case Rob Elliot Is Injured?

January 27th, 2016 · 155 Comments

We keep wondering what Newcastle´s plan is in case the impressive Rob Elliot is injured? Ir seems a reasonable question – if we don´t bring in cover at goalkeeper does that mean we will rely on the untested Karl Darlow and Freddie Woodman? Rob Elliot – he’s been great for us this season What happens if he […]

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Tags: Freddie Woodman · Injuries · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul

This Is Still A Huge Problem At Newcastle

January 27th, 2016 · 7 Comments

Steve McClaren gave an injury update a day or two ago, but in all the hectic stuff going on to get Andros Townsend to the club – he should become a Newcastle player today – we have missed out on some of the news. And it’s a decent update from the manager with Steven Taylor […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Newcastle News · Premier League