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Entries Tagged as 'Newcastle U23'

Is This A Rising New Star At Newcastle?

January 20th, 2017 · 4 Comments

Newcastle easily won the game on Wednesday night against Birmingham City, but the score should never have been just 2-1 with 20 minutes to play and that ‘s what comes when you have chances to go 3-0 up and you don’t take them. Newcastle have to kill teams off when they dominate the play so much […]

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Tags: Coaching · FA Cup · Grant Hanley · Newcastle News · Newcastle U23 · Stuart Findlay

Time Could Be Up For This Newcastle Player

January 12th, 2017 · 3 Comments

At one time Newcastle’s 21 year-old defender Lubomir Satka was expected to make a breakthrough to the Newcastle first team and he was compared to then captain Fabricio Coloccini in the classy way he played. But like many youngsters at Newcastle it looks like he will not make it on Tyneside and Satka has returned home […]

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Tags: Lubo Satka · Newcastle News · Newcastle U23 · Newcastle Youth

Rafa Benitez Clear On Areas He Needs To Strengthen

January 5th, 2017 · 3 Comments

Newcastle will take on Birmingham  at St. Andrew’s on Saturday afternoon following Monday’s shock 1-0 defeat at Blackburn Rovers, which saw us lose 3 points to Brighton, Huddersfield and Reading. We also lost the top spot with Brighton now 2 points ahead of us with a game in hand and Reading in 3rd place 6 […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Newcastle U23 · Rob Elliot

Newcastle U23 Side Beat Burnley 7-0 At Benton

December 29th, 2016 · 39 Comments

One of the tasks Rafa Benitez had when he first came on board in mid-March was to turn around what was a losing attitude at the club at every single level –  to a winning attitude – not an easy task by any means. Rafa has certainly done that with the first team and in our […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Newcastle U23 · Newcastle Youth · Other News

First January Signing – Striker Arrives At Newcastle

December 21st, 2016 · 17 Comments

17-year-old former Recreativo de Huelva striker Juan Lopez has arrived on Tyneside and the player, who is also known as Juanito, has joined the club and he is said to be an exciting young prospect. Manager Rafa Benitez wants to improve the quality of the squads at every level at the Newcastle club and he […]

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Tags: Juanito · Newcastle News · Newcastle U23 · Newcastle Youth

Rob Elliot Speaks – Epitomizes Team Spirit – A Class Act

December 13th, 2016 · 5 Comments

Rob Elliot made his long-awaited return from his serious ACL knee injury last night and played the full game in the 4-2 win for the U23 side against Aston Villa at St. James’ Park. Rafa has complimented Rob today on the form he showed last night and the manager says he is keen to have […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Newcastle U23 · Rob Elliot