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Entries Tagged as 'Medical'

Reports: Midfielder Has Failed His Medical

August 29th, 2016 · 138 Comments

AmkSpor, NtvSpor and Milliyet are all reporting today that Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tiote has failed his medical at Galatasaray. To be more accurate, Cheick has completed his medical but has not passed it – but the Turkish club want more information about a specific medical condition they have found. The 30-year old only arrived in […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Medical · Newcastle News · Other News · Transfer News and Rumours

Benitez Talks About Newcastle’s Wounded Warrior

July 16th, 2016 · 7 Comments

It was bad news when Siem de Jong suffered yet another injury in training in Ireland yesterday and the Dutchman has been sent back to Benton for treatment and for a full prognosis on his hamstring injury. And another player who has been dogged by injury over the last few years has also been injured […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Kevin Mbabu · Medical · Newcastle News · Pre-season · Siem de Jong · Training Camp

It Starts Again As Newcastle Player Picks Up Hamstring Injury

July 15th, 2016 · 12 Comments

We have gone two weeks without any new injuries being picked up in the Newcastle squad as far as we know, but Siem de Jong has now picked up the first injury of the season. It’s a hamstring injury – the most common injury that has hampered the Newcastle team for over ten years now. Siem de Jong […]

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Tags: Injuries · Medical · Newcastle News · Other News · Pre-season · Siem de Jong

These Are The Men Who Will (Try To) Get Newcastle Promoted

July 2nd, 2016 · 15 Comments

Here is the coaching team under Rafa Benitez who will attempt to get Newcastle United promoted back to the Premier League next May at the very  first time of asking and it includes new assistant manager Mikel Antia, shown in the back center of this photograph. Newcastle’s coaching team for 2016-2017 Front: Paco de Miguel, […]

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

Medical Team Enhanced In Attempt To Reduce Injuries

June 29th, 2016 · 80 Comments

Newcastle United have today confirmed the appointments of Cristian Fernandez Martinez and Daniel Marti to the Club’s medical team, under the overall management and leadership of Dr Paul Catterson. Dr Catterson is the head of sports medicine and science at Newcastle United. Dr Paul Catterson – head of sports medicine and science

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Tags: Championship · Injuries · Medical · Newcastle News · Other News · Pre-season