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

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Allardyce Sacked As England Manager – Southgate Takes Over

September 27th, 2016 · 83 Comments

Former Newcastle manager Sam Allardyce was today sacked as the England manager after only 67 days in the job and this all came up suddenly last night when the Telegraph released their revelations after they had set themselves up as fake business men to get the England manager to negotiate a £400K deal. The deal was for […]

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Tags: England News · International News · Newcastle News · World Cup 2018

This Is Definitely Good News For Newcastle

September 27th, 2016 · 156 Comments

It looks like taking off young DeAndre Yedlin after 75 minutes on Saturday was a good move by Rafa Benitez and the 23 year-old American will likely be fit for tomorrow’s night’s test against Norwich City at home. Norwich are now top of the league on 20 points from 9 games – 4 points more […]

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Tags: DeAndre Yedlin · Injuries · Newcastle News · Poll · Press · Press Conference

Jamaal Lascelles Again Demonstrates Great Leadership

September 27th, 2016 · 19 Comments

22 year-old Newcastle captain Jamaal Lascelles has today come out and defended Matz Sels who came under severe criticism after we dropped 2 points late in the game at Villa Park on Saturday. Jamaal has demonstrated why Rafa gave the young defender the captaincy of such a massive club, even though it’s a huge responsibility for […]

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Tags: Captain · Jamaal Lascelles · Leadership · Newcastle News · Other News

Rafa Offers Advice To Players About Social Media

September 27th, 2016 · 9 Comments

In his press conference today Rafa Benitez has given advice to his players that if they have social media accounts they can use them to communicate with – but not to interact with. The main thing for footballers is to concentrate on their football and to do everything they can to improve their game and become […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Social Media · Twitter

Rafa Talks About Matz Sels And The Goalkeeping Position

September 27th, 2016 · 16 Comments

After the game on Saturday our goalkeeper Matz Sels took some severe criticism from some Newcastle fans on Twitter that was simply way over the top. Matz did hesitate in coming out for the corner that led to Aston Villa’s very late equalizer, but it’s not like it was a major error and the ball should still have […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Karl Darlow · Management · Matz Sels · Newcastle News · Poll