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Entries Tagged as 'Open Day'

It Wasn’t Hard To Predict What’s Happened To Andros Townsend

November 1st, 2016 · 24 Comments

It wasn’t rocket science to predict what could happen to Andros Townsend after he left Newcastle at the end of June for Crystal Palace. That came after he had been little short of sensational for the Magpies under Rafa Benitez in those final  games of last season. Andros was even expected to stay on Tyneside after […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Open Day · Transfer News and Rumours

Not Much Of A Future For This Newcastle Midfielder

October 28th, 2016 · 13 Comments

Cheick Tiote has been trying to leave Newcastle now for at least two years and a big move to China broke down last January and his proposed move to Galatasaray in Turkey in late August also broke down at the last moment. And since the transfer window has now closed in Qatar, Cheick will be […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · EFL Cup · Newcastle News · Open Day · Transfer News and Rumours

Midfielder Upbeat About Newcastle’s Winning Mentality

October 26th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Mohamed Diame was signed from Hull City in the summer for £4.5M, which was the release clause in his contract and he was cheap at the price, although he has been a little our of form of late. But last night Mo showed us how he can score goals with two very good strikes – one each […]

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Tags: Championship · EFL Cup · Interview · Mohamed Diame · Newcastle News · Open Day

Former Defender Warns Newcastle Must Not Do This

October 5th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Darren Peacock has been interviewed in the Chronicle today in advance of the legends game between Newcastle United and Manchester United on Sunday at Kingston Park. Darren is pleased with where Newcastle are this season in the Championship, but he says there are still many tough challenges coming up and the players and the fans cannot […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Discipline · EFL Cup · Newcastle News · Open Day

Video Of Newcastle Players Training On Open Day

August 1st, 2016 · 37 Comments

Here’s some great shots from the Newcastle United twitter account which shows the Newcastle players in training at St. James’ Park on open day. Fans on their way to Open Day

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Open Day · Other News · Pre-season · Video

Rafa Benitez – I Have Confidence In This Team

August 1st, 2016 · 2 Comments

There are now five days before we kick off the Championship at Fulham on Friday night and we will get some idea from the first five games in the league in August just how well we could fare this season. Last time down below back in 2009 we drew the first game at West Brom […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Open Day · Other News