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Entries Tagged as 'Injuries'

Newcastle Were Excellent For Those First 75 Minutes

August 9th, 2015 · 179 Comments

It was difficult to know what to expect today from a Newcastle side that hadn’t played together before today. Steve McClaren made a brave decision before the game to start both Coloccini and Mbemba in the heart of the defense, and it paid off,  and the two showed they could form a very good partnership […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Interview · Premier League · Press Conference

Ronald Koeman Suffers Injury Blow Before Newcastle Game

August 7th, 2015 · 17 Comments

Southampton beat Vitesse 2-0 away last night in their second leg of their third round qualifying tie for the Europa League and the Saints win the tie 5-0 on aggregate, to qualify for the group stage of the competition. But there was some bad news for manager Koeman, who has suffered what may be a […]

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Tags: Europa League · Injuries · Newcastle News · Pre-season · Premier League · Press Conference

McClaren On International Midfielder – I Want Him Fit And Playing

August 5th, 2015 · 15 Comments

Steve McClaren talked about most things in the hour he fielded questions from fans on the Total Sport program on BBC Radio Newcastle last night at 6:00 pm local time. And we were a little taken aback when he talked about Cheick Tiote who has hardly been seen in pre-season, and we had assumed he would […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Coaching · Contracts · Injuries · Newcastle News · Pre-season · Premier League

Newcastle Defender Talks About Change Of Philosophy

August 4th, 2015 · 14 Comments

Steven Taylor is likely to start the game against Southampton on Sunday in our first game of the season, and while he played quite well against Borussia Monchengladbach it was the 29 year-old’s mistake in the second half when he was dispossessed in the box, that gave the goal away. Steven Taylor in action last […]

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Tags: Georginio Wijnaldum · Injuries · Newcastle News · Pre-season · Premier League · Steven Taylor

Breaking News – Commitment From The Newcastle Captain

August 2nd, 2015 · 93 Comments

The big news breaking tonight is that Newcastle captain Fabricio Coloccini wants to finish his career at St James’s Park and therefore Newcastle will not be selling the Argentine International this summer, and it looks like he will serve out the last year of his contract on Tyneside. That will mean Coloccini will have played a […]

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Injuries · Newcastle News · Pre-season · Premier League

Rolando Aarons Picks Up An Injury

July 30th, 2015 · 16 Comments

Before you read this see the note at the bottom says that Rolando has tweeted the reason he limped off last night was due to cramps,  and it’s nothing more serious than that – but in this report you can tell how nervous we are about Rolando getting injured again – he looks such a great […]

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Tags: Injuries · Medical · Newcastle News · Pre-season · Premier League · Rolando Aarons