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Entries Tagged as 'Leadership'

This Player Becoming A Real Leader At Newcastle

December 19th, 2015 · 5 Comments

Steve McClaren revealed in his press conference yesterday and after the match last Sunday –  that at half time at White Hart Lane last Sunday the players were talking a lot about how they could get back into the game. We assume Steve said that because previously that had not happened when Newcastle were losing […]

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Tags: Coaching · Leadership · Newcastle News · Premier League · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul

Why Steve McClaren Is Not Suited To Newcastle United

November 29th, 2015 · 130 Comments

It wasn’t exactly a popular appointment at Newcastle to hire Steve McClaren as manager and it looked more like Steve was more than willing to come in and manage under all the restrictions the Newcastle manager (or head coach) has placed on him because of the way the club is run under owner Mike Ashley. […]

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Tags: Coaching · Leadership · Management · Other News · Premier League

Report Of Clashes And Problems On The Training Pitch

November 25th, 2015 · 14 Comments

Former Journal correspondent Luke Edwards is reporting an exclusive in the Telegraph tonight saying there have been heated arguments between head coach Steve McClaren and some of his senior players and the former England manager is reported to be incensed with the way the team basically gave up in the second half against Leicester City on […]

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

McClaren Talks About Leadership At Newcastle

November 13th, 2015 · 2 Comments

It´s apparent that Fabricio Coloccini the Newcastle captain has been asked to be more vocal with the fans this season by head coach Steve McClaren, and Steve has admitted that he is trying to get Fabricio to take more responsibility. Yesterday Fabricio sent out another email to fans  and certainly one thing McClaren is trying […]

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Tags: Coaching · Leadership · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

McClaren Wants Players To Be Responsible – Become Leaders

October 29th, 2015 · 8 Comments

Since Moussa Sissoko signed for us almost three years ago from Toulouse he has played around 97 times for Newcastle and scored 11 goals with 13 assists. Last season he had two assists in 34 league games and in the last two seasons he’s had 8 assists in 76 games in all competitions. But with […]

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Tags: Coaching · Development · Leadership · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League