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Newcastle Win 2-0 But Lose Gayle To Hamstring Again

February 20th, 2017 · 18 Comments

It was a very poor display from Newcastle in the first half tonight as they started the game very poorly and misplaced pass after pass and it looks like Dwight Gayle may have come back too early from his hamstring problem. He had to go off after only 33 minutes in the first half and […]

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Tags: Championship · Match Reports · Newcastle News · Poll

Mo Diame And Dwight Gayle Start For Newcastle

February 20th, 2017 · 245 Comments

Manager Rafa Benitez has announced his team to take on Aston Villa in the Championship tonight and a win will see Newcastle go back to the top of the Championship table and both Mo Diame and Dwight Gayle return to the side and for a change we even got the team right. TEAM NEWS: Here’s […]

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Tags: Championship · Match Reports · Newcastle News · Poll

Midfielder Cites A Presumed Disadvantage For Newcastle

February 20th, 2017 · 70 Comments

Jack Colback has been interviewed in the Chronicle and he has said that big clubs like Newcastle and Aston Villa have a disadvantage over smaller clubs like Brighton and Huddersfield whose expectations are much lower than those of the bigger clubs. There were comments from the experts  in football last summer who thought Newcastle for instance […]

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Tags: Championship · Jack Colback · Newcastle News · Other News

Big Tribute Planned For Rafa Benitez Tonight

February 20th, 2017 · 17 Comments

Gallowgate Flags have done a great job this season in getting the flags out at the Gallowgate end of the stadium – they deserve great credit for that. Tonight they will unfurl a huge flag of Rafa Benitez as a tribute to the Spanish manager, who is currently rebuilding the club from top to bottom. […]

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Tags: Championship · Gallowgate Flags · Newcastle News

Newcastle’s Automatic Promotion Gap Decreasing

February 20th, 2017 · 32 Comments

We are 5 points above 3rd placed Huddersfield Town after both teams have played 31 games with Newcastle second top on 66 points to Brighton who won 2-0 at Barnsley on Saturday and are 2 points ahead of us. But our goal difference is the best in the division and currently 28 goals better than […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Jack Colback · Newcastle News

Benitez Discusses His Options With Midfielder Out

February 20th, 2017 · 6 Comments

Jack Colback has played in the last two games since he came back into the side  to replace Isaac Hayden, who was having ankle problems  and Newcastle have done well enough with 4 points from two tough games at Wolves and Norwich. Tonight we take on Aston Villa who have had a bad time of it […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Isaac Hayden · Jack Colback · Newcastle News · Poll