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Newcastle Talented Player On Verge Of International Career

February 23rd, 2017 · 62 Comments

Karl Darlow’s grandfather is former 13 times capped Welsh International Ken Leek who some of us remember when he briefly played for Newcastle and signed for £25K in 1961 but he didn’t stay long and scored 6 goals in 13 appearances for us. Ken passed away back in 2007 when he was 72 years old. […]

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Tags: Euro 2016 · European Competition · International News · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News

Mohamed Diame Considering His Future

February 17th, 2017 · 34 Comments

Mo Diame has 32 caps with one goal for Senegal and was in the Senegal squad for the Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon in January and played one full game for them in the tournament. But today he has revealed he is considering his International future at 29 years of age, after he made […]

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Tags: African Cup Of Nations · Championship · International News · Mohamed Diame · Newcastle News

Newcastle Veteran Deserves All The Luck This Season

February 7th, 2017 · 1 Comment

It was very good to see Tim Krul finally play a first team again on Saturday when he played the whole game for AK Alkmaar in their 4-2 defeat at home to PSV. Tim has massive experience from the Premier League and that experience can be a big help to the Dutch club, as they […]

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Tags: Injuries · International News · Newcastle News · Rehabilitation · Tim Krul

Jurgen Klinsmann Fired By US Soccer Federation

November 21st, 2016 · 24 Comments

Jurgen Klinsmann has just been fired by the US Soccer Federation after a terrible start to World Cup qualifying, in which for the first time ever the US team lost both their first two qualification games. The US in the last International window lost at home to Mexico 2-1 for the first time ever and […]

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Tags: DeAndre Yedlin · International News · Newcastle News · Other News

Mitro – I Hope That Header Was Like Alan Shearer – Video

November 17th, 2016 · 13 Comments

Wales chances of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup finals were dealt a severe blow in Saturday’s game  at Cardiff when Newcastle striker Aleksandar Mitrovic scored a late equalizer for Serbia with just 5 minutes to go when he headed the ball home. And at the time Newcastle fans took to Twitter as the Serbian […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · International break · International News · Newcastle News

Mitrovic Has A Message For Newcastle Fans

November 17th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Aleksandar Mitrovic has been linked with a move to Napoli in the last few weeks, but this lad is going nowhere in January and he remains fully committed to the Newcastle cause this season. And that is to have Newcastle promoted straight back to the Premier League – just like we were seven years ago under […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · International break · International News · Newcastle News · Other News