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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'

Tim Krul Reacts On Twitter To Newcastle Display

September 28th, 2015 · 62 Comments

It seems that Tim Krul is quickly becoming a leader at Newcastle, and at least Tim is willing to talk in the dressing room, but he revealed today that that too many of our current players are very quiet. And it doesn´t help when our captain Fabricio Coloccini is a man of few words. Tim Krul […]

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Tags: Leadership · Newcastle News · Premier League · Tim Krul · Tweet · Twitter

Newcastle Star Explains How To Turn Things Around

September 22nd, 2015 · 2 Comments

We are hoping that Steve McClaren can find a starting position for Siem de Jong in the side because the Dutchman is a player who can score the goals, he can score from what look like half chances and after he came on against Watford he did have a couple of chances, but he couldn´t […]

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Tags: Coaching · Leadership · League Cup · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

Disappointing – Two Bad Goals – Players Should Be Worried

September 15th, 2015 · 78 Comments

After the game last night in which Newcastle were never really in it. Steve McClaren was interviewed on nufcTV, and the Newcastle head coach was disappointed with the performance and the fact that we were not anywhere near as good as in some of our previous games. As Steve says it’s often two or three […]

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Tags: Coaching · Interview · Leadership · Newcastle News · nufcTV · Premier League

Steve McClaren Still Lauding This Player

September 12th, 2015 · 17 Comments

Fabricio Coloccini did one play one minute in the pre-season, and it was therefore a surprise when he led Newcastle out for our first game of the season at home to Southampton and he was partnered by new arrival Chancel Mbemba – and they had never played together before. Fabricio Coloccini at the end of the 0-0 […]

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Tags: Coaching · Contracts · Fabricio Coloccini · Leadership · Newcastle News · Premier League

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