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Entries Tagged as 'Injuries'

Medical Team Enhanced In Attempt To Reduce Injuries

June 29th, 2016 · 80 Comments

Newcastle United have today confirmed the appointments of Cristian Fernandez Martinez and Daniel Marti to the Club’s medical team, under the overall management and leadership of Dr Paul Catterson. Dr Catterson is the head of sports medicine and science at Newcastle United. Dr Paul Catterson – head of sports medicine and science

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Tags: Championship · Injuries · Medical · Newcastle News · Other News · Pre-Season

Benitez To Increase Backroom Staff In Vital Area

June 25th, 2016 · 10 Comments

The Chronicle is reporting today that Rafa Benitez will appoint additional medical staff next week and that is part of the manger’s efforts to vastly improve the club’s injury record, which over the last 10 years has been little short of disastrous. The club have continually topped the Premier League injury table every season and last season […]

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Tags: Coaching · Facilities · Injuries · Medical · Newcastle News · Other News

Newcastle Have Already Picked Up Their First Injury

June 18th, 2016 · 40 Comments

There’s some bad news already for Newcastle, with young 19 year-old striker Adam Armstrong picking up an injury playing for the England U-19 side. The Chronicle is reporting the local lad  picked up a thigh injury playing in Mexico and that could end any participation for him in the European U19 tournament  that will take place next month. […]

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Tags: Adam Armstrong · England News · European Competition · Injuries · Newcastle News · Other News

Benitez Working To Improve Abysmal Injury Record

June 12th, 2016 · 14 Comments

One of the many problems Newcastle have had over the last decade is the number of injuries we pick up every season – and that only weakens the team we can put out every week in the games. Nothing that we have seen has been done to get to grips with what is a definite […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Training Ground

It’s Not Going To Be Easy For This Newcastle Player

June 9th, 2016 · 20 Comments

Rob Elliot faces a hard slog back from his ACL knee injury, and he suffered it over five months after Tim Krul suffered his, so we’d be surprised if Rob is fit before say late November at best. Tim is probably hoping he can be fit for the first game of the Championship season on August […]

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul