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Entries Tagged as 'Match Preview'

Mitrovic, Colback and Perez All Start – Gayle On Bench

February 14th, 2017 · 331 Comments

Rafa Benitez has announced his starting eleven for the match at Norwich City in the Championship tonight and it’s almost an unchanged side but Ayoze Perez comes in for Mo Diane in the number 10 position. TEAM NEWS: Here’s how Newcastle United will line up at @NorwichCityFC tonight (kick-off 7:45pm GMT). #NUFC pic.twitter.com/Gelrae7cTO — Newcastle United […]

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Tags: Championship · Match Preview · Newcastle News

Rafa’s Team For Norwich City – Two Changes

February 13th, 2017 · 7 Comments

We’ll make another attempt to guess Rafa’s team for the game tomorrow night at Carrow Road against Norwich City. Dwight Gayle is finally fit again and he’s in our team replacing Aleksandar Mitrovic up front. However, Mitro scored on Saturday and Rafa may keep him in the starting line-up and bring on Gayle in the […]

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Lascelles And Colback Return For Wolves

February 11th, 2017 · 314 Comments

Rafa Benitez has just announced his starting eleven for the match at Wolves in the late kickoff game in the Championship this afternoon and captain Jamaal Lascelles and Jack Colback come back into the side. TEAM NEWS: Here’s how Newcastle United will line up at @OfficialWolves this afternoon (kick-off 5:30pm, GMT). #NUFC pic.twitter.com/4wccyLgaop — Newcastle […]

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Hanley, Diame And Mitrovic Start Against Derby

February 4th, 2017 · 18 Comments

Rafa has just announced his starting line-up for today’s important game at home to Derby County and Jamaal Lascelles is on the bench – supposedly with a groin strain – but why’s he on the bench if has a groin strain? In comes Grant Hanley, Mo Diame and up front is Aleksandar Mitrovic who replaces […]

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Here’s Rafa’s Expected Team For Derby County – Two Changes

February 3rd, 2017 · 57 Comments

Rafa Benitez has most of the players fit for tomorrow’s game with Derby County and for the purposes of team selection we will assume Jack Colback is fit to play, but that Dwight Gayle and of course Rolando Aarons are not fit. We will also assume Christian Atsu is not ready to play after just […]

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9 Changes To Newcastle Team For QPR – As Expected

February 1st, 2017 · 262 Comments

The Newcastle starting eleven for the game tonight at home to Queens Park Rangers has just been released. TEAM NEWS: Here's how Newcastle United will line up against @QPRFC at St. James' Park tonight (kick-off 7:45pm GMT). #NUFC pic.twitter.com/RavCn0HrpE — Newcastle United FC (@NUFC) February 1, 2017

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