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Entries Tagged as 'Man of the Match'

Our Man Of The Match Could Be Player Of The Season

March 20th, 2017 · 4 Comments

Matt Ritchie is once again our Man of the Match against Birmingham, when we had a disappointing 0-0 draw and have now dropped 7 points in the last three games. ūüôĀ But Matt could and should have been our match winner ¬†on Saturday after he scored a perfectly good goal in the first half¬†that the […]

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Tell Us Who Our Best Player Was At Birmingham

March 19th, 2017 · 90 Comments

Newcastle were unlucky not to get the win yesterday, but it was still 2 points dropped and again the problem was too many chances missed. Our next games are at home to Wigan and Burton and we cannot keep dropping points against teams we should¬†¬†be beating. It’s getting to be that time of the season […]

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Our Man Of The Match Needs Playing Time – Could Become Hero

March 12th, 2017 · 55 Comments

Daryl Murphy came on yesterday after 61 minutes for Mo Diame and scored Newcastle’s only goal after 76 minutes against Fulham and it was a very good goal too. Daryl now has 5 goals in only 12 total appearances for the Magpies which includes only 6 starts and he’s our Man of the Match with […]

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Our Man Of The Match In Top Form At The Right Time

March 9th, 2017 · 89 Comments

Matt Ritchie has been in great form for us this year and he now has 13 goals and he took up the slack on the goal-scoring front when Dwight Gayle was injured in mid-January at Brentford. Thankfully, Gayle is now back fit again and he may even start the game against Fulham on Saturday. Matt […]

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Who Was Newcastle’s Man Of The Match At Reading?

March 8th, 2017 · 23 Comments

It wasn’t an entertaining game last night at Reading but the Newcastle defense was again strong and that was our 18th clean sheet in the 43 total games we have played in all competitions this season. That’s a massive improvement from last season and in our 36 league games this season we have conceded only […]

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These Were Newcastle’s Best Four Players At Huddersfield

March 6th, 2017 · 5 Comments

We had some excellent displays¬†by Newcastle players on Saturday afternoon in the important 3-1 win at Huddersfield – another promotion 6 pointer. The team held out well against an in-form Terriers side and they needed a penalty to get on the scoring board and that was after 72 minutes. After that if looked like the […]

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