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Entries Tagged as 'Management'

Pundit Brilliantly Explains Why Benitez Is Perfect For Newcastle

March 25th, 2017 · 1 Comment

45 year-old Sky Sports’ Football League correspondent Scott Minto has been interviewed in the Chronicle today and it’s really interesting what he has to say about Rafa Benitez. Minto was a top player playing left-back for clubs like Chelsea (1994-1997) and Benfica (!997 – 1999) during his playing career and now he’s a Sky Sports […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Pundit

Benitez Explains What Football Management Is All About

March 25th, 2017 · 6 Comments

In the Chronicle’s excellent exclusive question and answer interactions with Rafa Benitez, the manager has addressed some criticism from some Newcastle fans that he can be too cautious in games. That probably comes from the way Kevin Keegan had Newcastle playing in the 1990s, when the only thing the team really thought about was scoring the […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News

Benitez – This Is How Fans Can Help Newcastle Get Promoted

March 25th, 2017 · No Comments

Rafa Benitez has again praised the Newcastle fans for their magnificent support of the team this season when we will break the attendance record for the Championship and it will be something over 51,000. Home gates are sold out and we always take up our full allocation of away tickets and often the away games are […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Fans · Interview · Management

Benitez Happy With Season So Far – We Need To Stay Confident

March 24th, 2017 · 2 Comments

Some of us back in August thought we would almost walk away with the Championship this season but we were wrong – again. Of course those first two games, when we lost both of them at Fulham and at home to Huddersfield – at the time we thought were two mediocre sides – level-set what […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Interview · Management

Sissoko’s Big Money Move To A “Big Club” Hasn’t Worked Out

March 23rd, 2017 · 22 Comments

Moussa Sissoko kept infuriating Newcastle fans during his tenure at Newcastle when he kept talking to the French press about wanting to move to a big club who played in the Champions League. And then would say stuff like – but I’m still at Newcastle at the moment but hope to join a big club one […]

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Tags: Coaching · Financials · Management · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle’s Top Youngster – Rafa Has Been Brilliant For Me

March 21st, 2017 · 2 Comments

Freddie Woodman is one the best young players at Newcastle and we look forward to seeing the 20 year-old develop into one of the top goalkeepers in England and at Newcastle of course. He’s already played for the U16, U17, U18, U19, U20 and U21 England Youth sides and made 42 total appearances so far […]

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Tags: Coaching · Freddie Woodman · Management · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth