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Entries Tagged as 'Injuries'

Newcastle Star – It’s Been Difficult – I Need The Games

August 27th, 2015 · 4 Comments

Siem de Jong is one of the class players Newcastle have signed over the last year, but last season was a nightmare for the Dutchman,  in terms of injuries and he played only 5 times for the first team. But he is now fit again and played the full 90 minutes against Northampton Town on […]

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Premier League · Siem de Jong

Newcastle Side Not Set In Stone – McClaren

August 25th, 2015 · 77 Comments

Competition for places is what usually gets the best out of players,  when they know that any slip in form could lose them their place in the side, and somebody else is only too willing to come in and play well for the side. We haven’t had enough competition for places in the side over the […]

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Tags: Capital One Cup · Injuries · League Cup · Moussa Sissoko

McClaren Reveals The Best Signing At Newcastle This Summer

August 23rd, 2015 · 43 Comments

We’ve always said that the best coaches get the very best out of the players they have available, and they do it in different ways – but it’s all about having good man-management skills – and getting the players to place their trust in you. Steve McClaren seems to have those skills in abundance and […]

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Pre-Season · Premier League · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Is This Newcastle’s Best Team For Manchester United?

August 20th, 2015 · 150 Comments

Newcastle will have a very tough game at Old Trafford on Saturday, and we will have at least two players not available who started the game at Swansea, when we were very poor after a decent start at home to Southampton. We don’t expect Moussa Sissoko to be risked with his groin strain, and Paul Dummett […]

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Tags: Fitness · Injuries · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Rolando Aarons

Moussa Sissoko Could Be Fit For Old Trafford

August 20th, 2015 · 18 Comments

It’s good news about Moussa Sissoko today, with an update being given on the player by first team coach Paul Simpson, and when it happened last Saturday just before half time, the coaching staff thought it could be a serious injury. But the good news is that it’s not and he has sustained a grade […]

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Tags: Injuries · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

Injury Update On Moussa Sissoko And Siem de Jong

August 16th, 2015 · 9 Comments

Siem de Jong had a problem with his shin before the game, and wasn’t on the subs bench on Saturday because of it – and in fact he didn’t even travel with the squad. Moussa Sissoko didn’t come out in the second half at Swansea, after he seemed to get a groin injury just before […]

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Tags: Injuries · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League · Press Conference · Siem de Jong