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Entries Tagged as 'Man of the Match'

Our Man Of The Match Making A Name For Himself

December 3rd, 2016 · 28 Comments

There was only one Man of the Match for us on Friday night at Nottingham Forest and that was goalkeeper Karl Darlow who kept us in the game in the first half with two phenomenal saves from the two penalties referee Stephen Martin kindly awarded to the home side. And after brilliantly saving the second […]

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Tags: Karl Darlow · Man of the Match · Match Preview · Newcastle News · Poll

Who Was Newcastle’s Best Player At Hull?

November 29th, 2016 · 13 Comments

It was another desperately disappointing defeat for Newcastle tonight at Hull after we were beaten 3-1 on penalties. The game ended 0-0 after 90 minutes and 1-1 after extra time, but we had many opportunities to win this game – and didn’t. We were given an advantage right at the end of normal time when […]

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Tags: EFL Cup · League Cup · Man of the Match · Newcastle News · Poll

Surprise Winner Of Man Of The Match Poll

November 28th, 2016 · 24 Comments

It was probably indicative of the shock we all had on Saturday afternoon that our goalkeeper Karl Darlow won the Man of the Match poll for Saturday’s game, in which we lost 1-0 to Blackburn Rovers in what was a shocking result and a poor performance. In a game against the 3rd bottom of the […]

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Poll – Who Was Newcastle’s Best Player Against Blackburn?

November 27th, 2016 · 56 Comments

It was a disappointing performance and result for Newcastle yesterday, when we thought we were on the verge of creating history with 10 wins in a row. But we didn’t do it and too many of our players underperformed yesterday and we must do a lot better if we are to reach the last four of […]

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

November 20th, 2016 · 17 Comments

Rafa Benitez is certainly showing he’s a world class manager – although we already knew that – but as the season goes on the Newcatsle team seems to be getting better and they have a winning mentality now, which we’ve never had for a long time. Newcastle won 2-0 today and at the end it […]

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Man Of The Match Poll – Very Close

November 6th, 2016 · 37 Comments

At the time of writing there’s only about 40 votes between Aleksandar Mitrovic and Christian Atsu for our Man of the Match for the game yesterday against Cardiff City that we won 2-1 -with Mitro just in the lead. Of course both players were involved very early in the game yesterday – after only three minutes […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Championship · Christian Atsu · Ciaran Clark · Man of the Match · Newcastle News · Poll