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Newcastle Announce Fourth Pre-Season Friendly

June 25th, 2016 · 47 Comments

It’s been rumored for some weeks now but Newcastle United have finally announced they will travel to Belgium to face KSC Lokeren in a pre-season friendly on Saturday, 23rd July. The game will be played at the Daknamstadion in Lokeren Lokeren is located in the Belgian province of East Flanders, for a 4.30pm kick-off – local time – […]

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Tags: Friendlies · Newcastle News · Other News · Pre-Season

Interesting Update On Florian Thauvin’s Situation

June 25th, 2016 · 3 Comments

We’ve been fairly certain the last thing Florian Thauvin wants to do next week is to report back to Newcastle for pre-season training, after he walked out on the club last January after six months, to return to Marseille on loan. That was when Newcastle were struggling mightily against relegation, but Florian had simply had enough […]

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Tags: Contracts · Florian Thauvin · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Benitez To Increase Backroom Staff In Vital Area

June 25th, 2016 · 10 Comments

The Chronicle is reporting today that Rafa Benitez will appoint additional medical staff next week and that is part of the manger’s efforts to vastly improve the club’s injury record, which over the last 10 years has been little short of disastrous. The club have continually topped the Premier League injury table every season and last season […]

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Tags: Coaching · Facilities · Injuries · Medical · Newcastle News · Other News

Benitez Weighing Up Move For Championship Defender

June 25th, 2016 · 7 Comments

We had reported yesterday that Newcastle were interested in signing 24 year-old Blackburn Rovers’ center-back Grant Hanley – and it could well be Grant is one of the four players manager Rafa Benitez hopes to sign in the next week, with the first signing supposedly taking place this weekend at some point. The other big […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

More Photos Of Newcastle’s New Home Strip

June 24th, 2016 · 39 Comments

There are  some additional photos of Newcastle’s new 2016-2017 home strip and this time it’s compliments of Voetbalshirts released via their Twitter account @voetbalshirtjes

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Other News · Strips