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Entries Tagged as 'Match Reports'

McClaren – These Three Players Were Immaculate For Us

August 23rd, 2015 · 19 Comments

If you look at the way we played against Swansea last weekend, and the way Newcastle played yesterday against Manchester United at Old Trafford,  you could see the remarkable progress in the way Newcastle defended. Granted that both games started off almost the same way, with Newcastle under tremendous pressure for the first 20 minutes, […]

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Match Reports · Newcastle News · Premier League · Steven Taylor · Tim Krul

Manchester United 0 Newcastle 0 – Video Highlights

August 22nd, 2015 · 105 Comments

Here’s the highlights of today’s game from NBC Sports Network – unfortunately it doesn’t show in stoppage time Vurnon Anita kicking off the line and then Newcastle having a three man breakaway when Thauvin almost scored for Newcastle to win the game. See the next video for other highlights including the stoppage time action. x […]

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Tags: Match Reports · Newcastle News · Premier League · Video

McClaren Delighted With Performance And Result

August 22nd, 2015 · 13 Comments

It was a gutsy performance today from a stubborn and courageous Newcastle side at Old Trafford,  and after being completely on the back foot for the first 20 minutes of the game – which was much like last Saturday’s game at Swansea – the lads improved and showed some threat going forward before half time came. But Manchester […]

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Tags: Match Reports · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

Video – McClaren BBC Interview – We Were Excellent In Defense

August 22nd, 2015 · 57 Comments

Head coach Steve McClaren was delighted with the clean sheet at Manchester United today.  There were a number of players who had excellent games, but none better than captain Fabricio Coloccini who had an absolutely great game at the back for us. Mitrovic hit the bar with a tremendous header in the first half, and then […]

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Tags: Coaching · Match Reports · Newcastle News · Video

Who Was Newcastle’s Best Player In Great Draw At Old Trafford

August 22nd, 2015 · 106 Comments

There were a number of positives that came out of this game for Newcastle and for all the lack of realize we had last week at Swansea we showed it in spades today and although Manchester United has most of the possession and most of the play, it was Aleksandar Mitrovic who hit the cross-bar […]

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Tags: Match Reports · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

Great Rearguard Resilience Gets Newcastle Excellent Draw

August 22nd, 2015 · 104 Comments

What we saw today was an excellent rearguard action by Newcastle to stand up to all the extreme pressure Manchester United could throw at the Magpies,  and there were some outstanding defensive performance from the like of Krul and every one of our back four, and we got our first clean sheet of the season […]

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Tags: Match Reports · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League