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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 'Leadership'

John Carver – I’m A Winner – Not A Quitter

July 27th, 2015 · 97 Comments

We were kind of hoping that after some of the nonsensical statements John Carver made this year while the interim head coach at Newcastle, he would lie low and maybe the pay-off from Newcastle came with an agreement not to talk about what happened last season – it was so painful. Steve Stone and John […]

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Tags: Coaching · Head coach · Leadership · Management · Newcastle News · Premier League

McClaren Plays Down Importance Of Captaincy At Newcastle

July 27th, 2015 · 31 Comments

Steve McClaren has yet to decide on who will be the captain for the coming season at Newcastle, but he still considers Fabricio Coloccini at the moment  to be the club captain, and we daresay if Colo is still with us come September, he may continue to captain the team for his last season on […]

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Tags: Captain · Coaching · Leadership · Newcastle News · Pre-Season · Premier League

Newcastle’s New Top Choice For Head Coach Identified

May 7th, 2015 · 63 Comments

The Telegraph are reporting that Newcastle want to hold  talks with Real Madrid assistant coach Paul Clement about becoming the Tyneside club’s new head coach in the summer, and that’s been forced on the club by the refusal of Steve McClaren of Derby County to come to Newcastle. It’s also coupled with the disastrous reign […]

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Bust Up On Coach But Carver Staying – I’m Not A Shirker

May 3rd, 2015 · 15 Comments

The Telegraph is reporting there was a bust up between Fabricio Coloccini and Tim Krul on the way to the airport after the 3-0 humiliation at Leicester City on Saturday as Tim was not happy with either Colo’s form or his leadership during the game. John Carver I’m not a shirker

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An Apology From A Player Thoroughly Abused By John Carver

May 3rd, 2015 · 22 Comments

John Carver claimed after our last home game – the 3-2 defeat by Swansea – that he needed protection from the club because he was being abused by Newcastle fans, after registering his 7th defeat in a row and could be the worst head coach Newcastle have had in many decades. Mike Williamson sent off

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We Did Everything On Saturday – We Ran, We Fought

April 27th, 2015 · 18 Comments

This Newcastle side is looking like the team that was relegated six years ago and after every defeat – there;s been seven in a row the players have come out ans said what they think the fans want to hear and say we fought and tried and all that good stuff, and John Carver comes […]

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