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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'

Benitez Explains What Is A New Problem For Him

September 15th, 2016 · 15 Comments

Newcastle if anything have overcompensated in the summer when we brought in 12 players and Rafa ensured that in every single position we have two top players – and sometimes more than that – pushing for a start. The Newcastle manager has about 25 players in his first team squad – all good players – and they are […]

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Tags: Coaching · Leadership · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Squad

Newcastle To Announce Big Deal Early Next Week

August 25th, 2016 · 15 Comments

News in the local press that Newcastle have offered goalkeeper Rob Elliot a massive new deal to keep him at Newcastle long term – and that should certainly keep the 30 year-old happy as he comes back from a very serious ACL knee injury. Rob was our best player last season and our Player of the Season and […]

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Tags: Contracts · Financials · Karl Darlow · Leadership · Matz Sels · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul

Surprisingly Strong Commitment From Newcastle Player

August 5th, 2016 · 8 Comments

The Shields Gazette has a good exclusive interview today with Newcastle right-back Daryl Janmaat, who famously smashed his hand again the dressing room at half time at Southampton last season in sheer frustration. Some of us thought Daryl would probably try to move away from Newcastle but it looks like he will stay and help us get […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Daryl Janmaat · Leadership · Newcastle News

A Potent Message From The Captain

August 5th, 2016 · 15 Comments

Jamaal Lascelles deserved to be given the Newcastle captaincy even though the lad is still only 22, which is really young to be captain of such a massive club like Newcastle and he’s only made 22 appearances so far for the club. But it’s testament to his strong character and he seems to have all the […]

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Tags: Captain · Championship · Jamaal Lascelles · Leadership · Newcastle News · Other News · Poll

Rafa Benitez Issues Another Warning To Wantaway Players

August 1st, 2016 · 12 Comments

Rafa Benitez has again come out and said that those players who want to leave Newcastle will only be allowed to leave if it is in the best interests of the club. Some of that is that Newcastle must be able to replace them – preferably before they leave the club so we do not […]

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Tags: Contracts · Financials · Leadership · Negotiations · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours