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Entries Tagged as 'Injuries'

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

If This Player Misses Swansea Game Because Of This – Fine Him

April 13th, 2016 · 80 Comments

Daryl Janmaat is said to be out of Saturday’s game against Swansea City, and we thought that would happen, we just had a feeling about it after the way he left the field at half time – to us he looked like he had had enough. We assume he will miss the game because of the […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Management · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

With Rafa – There’s Method In His Madness

April 13th, 2016 · 9 Comments

To quote Shakespeare from Hamlet –  there’s method in Rafa Benitez’ madness recently – when he allowed his players to argue both at half time and at full time in the disgrace that was the 3-1 defeat at Southampton on Saturday afternoon – Newcastle’s 14th defeat in 17 away games in the league this season – […]

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Tags: Coaching · Daryl Janmaat · Injuries · Management · Other News · Premier League