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Rafa Concerned About His Players Choking At The Death

April 17th, 2017 · 139 Comments

We expected a rather easy win at Ipswich Town today after we played so well on Friday night to outplay Leeds United, yet we still only got a single point when we conceded a late goal right at the death. And over the last several games Newcastle have looked far too nervous without the assurance […]

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Newcastle Fans React To Poor Performance And Terrible Result

April 8th, 2017 · 2 Comments

There will be a lot to do for Rafa Benitez and his coaching staff to get the Newcastle team ready for the game on Friday at home to Leeds United and a lot of that will be working on the players mental approach to the game. We were poor from the off today and deserved […]

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Rafa – We Need To Move Forward – We Won The Game

April 6th, 2017 · Comments Off on Rafa – We Need To Move Forward – We Won The Game

After the 1-0 win last night thanks to another great Matt Ritchie goal, Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez was frustrated that everybody will be talking about the refereeing error in the first half, when Keith Stroud disallowed a Matt Ritchie penalty for encroachment. After discussing the situation with the other three officials, he  awarded a free kick […]

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Opposition View – Newcastle United Are A Massive Club

April 3rd, 2017 · 9 Comments

With their famous win at Huddersfield on Saturday Burton Albion have move up to 19th (6th bottom) place in the league table and 4 points above safety and very a good chance of staying in the Championship for next season, which would be great for the club and their fans. Albion have a very good […]

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Wigan Manager – Newcastle Fantastic Place To Play Football

April 1st, 2017 · 53 Comments

Wigan’s interim manager Graham Barrow was complimentary of Newcastle after the game, but he still thought Wigan could have won the game with some luck on their side. Wigan didn’t look like a relegation side today and they have a wafer-thin chance to avoid the drop, although Burton had a great 1-0 win at Huddersfield today […]

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Rafa Benitez – It Was A Win – But We Will Improve

April 1st, 2017 · 2 Comments

It was not a classic game at St. James’ Park this afternoon but our lads ground out their 25th win of the season by a score of 2-1 against Wigan Athletic. Wigan seem much improved from earlier in the season and they still have a fighting chance to survive in the Championship with seven games […]

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