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Entries Tagged as 'Injuries'

Some Unsettling News On The Injury Front

March 28th, 2017 · 2 Comments

With the season ending five weeks on Sunday and there still being eight games to play, any injuries now will likely mean the players will miss quite a few games. Some bad news on the injury front for Newcastle is that the injuries to both Daryl Murphy and Ciaran Clark are worse than first feared. […]

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Tags: Championship · Ciaran Clark · Daryl Murphy · Injuries · Newcastle News

Newcastle Defender – Next Five Weeks So Important

March 28th, 2017 · 6 Comments

Both our Scottish Internationals Matt Ritchie and Grant Hanley managed not to play for Scotland over the Intentional break. Gordon Strachan surprisingly kept the in-form Matt Ritchie on the bench for both of Scotland’s games for some strange reason – and Grant Hanley had to pull out of the squad with a slight injury. And […]

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Tags: Championship · Ciaran Clark · Grant Hanley · Injuries

Fit Again Player Will Be Key To Newcastle’s Run-In

March 26th, 2017 · 3 Comments

Isaac Hayden has turned out to be a stellar buy for Newcastle after we picked him up from Arsenal for a measly £2.5M this summer. Rafa traveled to north London to talk to the player in early  summer and Isaac said after their two hour meeting he had already decided to join Newcastle – so impressed was he […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Isaac Hayden · Newcastle News · Surgery

Injury Will Rule Top Transfer Target Out Of Summer Move

March 24th, 2017 · 34 Comments

You cannot ever say that 25 year-old Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson has been lucky with injuries lately,  but on the other hand they have shown what a tough and strong character he is. Callum suffered another serious ACL injury in early February to his left knee and will be out for the rest of the […]

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Some Good News From Rafa Benitez

March 23rd, 2017 · 1 Comment

There’s some good news from Rafa Benitez this morning that Isaac Hayden should be back in training at Newcastle in a  few days and there has to be a very good chance he will be fit for our next game at home to Wigan a week on Saturday. It will be a welcome return for Hayden […]

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Tags: Championship · Injuries · Newcastle News · Other News

Another Player Now Doubtful For Wigan Game

March 22nd, 2017 · No Comments

Another injury blow to Newcastle yesterday when Daryl Murphy returned to the club with a calf injury after he left the Republic of Ireland squad and he is now doubtful for the vital game against Wigan a week on Saturday at home. Daryl had been sent for a scan on the injury by the Ireland […]

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Tags: Championship · Daryl Murphy · Injuries · International break · International News · Newcastle News