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Entries Tagged as 'Newcastle Youth'

Another Brilliant Benitez Initiative Implemented By Newcastle

June 27th, 2016 · 9 Comments

Rafa has said this would happen a couple of weeks ago, but really good news today that Newcastle have launched a new children’s football tournament to help enhance and increase the ties between Newcastle United and the local community. New manager Rafa Benitez sees the Tyneside club as being paramount in creating good relationships with […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Newcastle United Foundation 1892 Cup · Newcastle Youth · Other News · Pre-Season · Recruitment

Local Lad Keen To Make A Difference Next Season

June 27th, 2016 · 47 Comments

20-year-old Geordie Jamie Sterry made his Premier League debut in the final game of the season against Tottenham – when we took them apart 5-1 at St. James’ Park – and the local lad has impressed manager Rafa Benitez. One of the many areas Rafa is looking to overhaul and get working at the club […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Jamie Sterry · Management · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Other News · Pre-Season · Premier League

This Newcastle Youngster Will Score Goals In Any Team

June 23rd, 2016 · 31 Comments

Newcastle’s two current England U19 Internationals are goalkeeper Freddie Woodman and local striker Adam Armstrong, who is currently nursing a thigh injury he picked up playing for England in Mexico. We are hoping that injury is not too serious and will not hamper his pre-season too much, as he will try to impress Rafa Benitez […]

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Tags: Adam Armstrong · Coaching · Freddie Woodman · Management · Newcastle News · Newcastle U21 · Newcastle Youth · Other News

Rolando Aarons Upbeat And Confident About Newcastle

June 22nd, 2016 · 4 Comments

Over the last two summers 20 year-old Rolando Aarons has worked through the summer on getting fit for the upcoming season, but he’s had a real bad time of it with injuries and over the last two seasons appeared only 17 times with 3 goals for Newcastle. Well it’s a case if plan A doesn’t […]

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Tags: Contracts · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Pre-Season · Premier League · Rolando Aarons

Rafa Turns Down Loan Deal For Promising Youngster

June 19th, 2016 · 59 Comments

Newcastle United have turned down an approach for 18 year-old Sean Longstaff from Scottish Premier League side Dundee United, who wanted to take the Newcastle-born box to box midfielder on a season long loan north of the border. Sean has been on Newcastle’s books for ten years and is well thought of at the club. […]

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Tags: Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Newcastle U18 · Newcastle U21 · Newcastle Youth · Sean Longstaff