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Entries Tagged as 'Newcastle Youth'

Pardew Pleased With Increased Competition For Places

July 21st, 2012 · 52 Comments

In what is turning out to be a successful first tour this summer of Germany and Austria, the Newcastle manager seems upbeat with the good performances all over the field he got from his players on Monday night against a very decent Monaco side. Alan Pardew – shown during game against Monaco on Monday night

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Tags: Development · Fabricio Coloccini · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Papiss Cisse

Newcastle Give Trial To Top French Youth International Striker

July 20th, 2012 · 26 Comments

His name is Anthony Koura and he scored two goals in Newcastle Reserves 3-2 win against Scottish club Hamilton Academicals yesterday, under the watching eyes of Newcastle’s Development manager Willie Donachie, and the lad scored two goals too, playing out wide on the left. Anthony Koura – top young French striker

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Tags: Development · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Papiss Cisse Sick In A German Hospital

July 17th, 2012 · 28 Comments

Bad news today that Papiss Cisse has hardly trained at all on the Newcastle’s  mini-tour and is sick, and was left behind in a Munich hospital yesterday, when the rest of the squad traveled to Landsberg am Lech, for last night’s game against Monaco. Papiss Cisse – he wasn’t sick when he scored this goal

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Tags: Gael Bigirimana · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Papiss Cisse · Pre-Season · Steven Taylor

Demba Ba Looked Sharp – 18 Year-Old Bigirimana Outstanding

July 17th, 2012 · 44 Comments

We must say that Demba Ba looked good last night against Monaco in Landsberg am Lech, Germany –  and of course he did score the winner with an opportunist goal, when he out-jumped the goalkeeper to a high ball almost on the goal-line, and easily headed the ball home. A fit looking Demba Ba in action last night

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Tags: Demba Ba · Gael Bigirimana · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth

James Tavernier – One For The Future At Newcastle

July 16th, 2012 · 52 Comments

20 year-old James Tavernier impressed on last summer’s American tour, and we fully expect the Bradford-born youngster to impress again during this pre-season. James Tavernier in training

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Tags: James Tavernier · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Pre-Season