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News and Commentary On Newcastle United By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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Rafa Gives Injury Update For Barnsley Game

October 17th, 2016 · 12 Comments

With the games coming thick and fast before the next long and boring two week International break due to start after the weekend of Saturday 5th November, Rafa will be giving his press conference later today for the game tomorrow night at Oakwell against Barnsley. Newcastle will have an enormous 6,000 traveling fans attending that […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Injuries · International break · Medical · Newcastle News

Rafa Issues Warning – We’re Always Wary Of This In Games

October 17th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Things are starting to go well again for Newcastle with a good win against Brentford on Saturday afternoon making it three wins on the trot and we are unbeaten in the last five games in all competitions, four of which have been wins. That’s since our shock 2-0 home defeat by Wolves after we had taken […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Jonjo Shelvey · Management · Newcastle News

Brentford Give Out Huge Compliments To Newcastle

October 17th, 2016 · 2 Comments

The Brentford press after the game on Saturday said their team had been outclassed by a very good Newcastle side who shouldn’t be playing in the Championship. But the good news for Brentford was that next season we should be back in the Premier League – well that’s at least according to Tom Moore in […]

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Tags: Attendance · Championship · Coaching · Newcastle News

Newcastle Doing Well But Rafa Still Wants To See Improvement

October 17th, 2016 · 8 Comments

Rafa Benitez has got Newcastle well organized in almost every facet of their play and that includes being able to score goals from set-plays, something that former head coach Alan Pardew had big trouble with. Ciaran Clark headed home from a Jonjo Shelvey cross after only 11 minutes on Saturday against Brentford. That goal put […]

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Tags: Championship · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Press · Tactics

Newcastle Star Thinks The Team Will Keep Improving

October 17th, 2016 · 23 Comments

23 year-old Ayoze Perez made his first start for Newcastle in about a month in Newcastle’s good 3-1 win at home to a good Brentford side on Saturday, and the Spaniard gave a good account of himself. Newcastle scored two goals in the first 16 minutes of the game and that helped to steady the […]

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Tags: Ayoze Perez · Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News