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News and Commentary On Newcastle United By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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Entries Tagged as 'Injuries'

Benitez Talks About Newcastle’s Wounded Warrior

July 16th, 2016 · 7 Comments

It was bad news when Siem de Jong suffered yet another injury in training in Ireland yesterday and the Dutchman has been sent back to Benton for treatment and for a full prognosis on his hamstring injury. And another player who has been dogged by injury over the last few years has also been injured […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Kevin Mbabu · Medical · Newcastle News · Preseason · Siem de Jong · Training Camp

It Starts Again As Newcastle Player Picks Up Hamstring Injury

July 15th, 2016 · 12 Comments

We have gone two weeks without any new injuries being picked up in the Newcastle squad as far as we know, but Siem de Jong has now picked up the first injury of the season. It’s a hamstring injury – the most common injury that has hampered the Newcastle team for over ten years now. Siem de Jong […]

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Tags: Injuries · Medical · Newcastle News · Other News · Preseason · Siem de Jong

This Is Very Good News On Newcastle’s Goalkeeper

July 13th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Newcastle goalkeeper Rob Elliot has been pictured training with his team-mates today in County Kildare, Ireland and given he suffered a serious ACL knee injury in late  March this year – that’s a huge surprise. So maybe the reason Rob was included in the training camp was because he’s closer to fitness than Tim Krul is […]

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Premier League · Preseason · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul

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 · Preseason

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