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Entries Tagged as 'Man of the Match'

These Were Newcastle’s Best Players At Aston Villa

May 8th, 2016 · 5 Comments

Vurnon Anita was declared fit before the game yesterday against Aston Villa and held onto his right-back position, even through regular right=back Daryl Janmaat was fit again. Vurnon justified Rafa Benitez’ faith in him by putting in another Man of the Match performance at Villa  and Anita secured 20% of the vote. A close second […]

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Tags: Chancel Mbemba · Coaching · Jamaal Lascelles · Man of the Match · Management · Vurnon Anita

Goalkeeper – The Manager Has Been Brilliant, Unbelievable

May 6th, 2016 · 1 Comment

Karl Darlow had a great game for us last Saturday at home to Crystal Palace in what could turn out to be a crucial win for the side and he was our Man of the Match. After making several very good saves in the first half, Karl then saved that penalty from Yohan Cabaye after […]

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Tags: Coaching · Karl Darlow · Man of the Match · Management · Newcastle News · Poll · Prayer · Premier League

Results Of Our Man Of The Match Poll

May 1st, 2016 · 14 Comments

Two Newcastle players gave outstanding performances for Newcastle in our fabulous 1-0 home win against Crystal Palace yesterday and that win should give our lads confidence as they visit Aston Villa next Saturday to try to collect another 3 points. Karl Darlow was the hero yesterday with a terrific penalty save from former Newcastle midfielder […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Coaching · Karl Darlow · Man of the Match · Management · Match Reports · Newcastle News · Poll · Prayer · Premier League

Rare Praise From Sky Sports Pundit For Newcastle

May 1st, 2016 · 14 Comments

It´s not often that Paul Merson has any praise for Newcastle United and he is usually criticizing the Newcastle fans. But after yesterday´s classic encounter against Crystal Palace and all 3 points – Paul praised Newcastle. Paul had praise for our best two players yesterday – Karl Darlow and Andros Townsend – who is turning […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Coaching · Karl Darlow · Man of the Match · Management · Newcastle News

These Were Newcastle’s Top Two Players At Liverpool

April 24th, 2016 · 30 Comments

Both Andros Townsend and Vurnon Anita have been in very good form lately during the Newcastle revival and both continued their good form yesterday having excellent games at Anfield. Vurnon continues to look a much better right-back than he is a central midfielder and maybe he has found his best position at right full back. […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Coaching · Man of the Match · Newcastle News · Vurnon Anita