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Rafa Benitez And Chris Hughton – Reactions After The Game

August 27th, 2016 · 79 Comments

Two very popular managers were at St. James’ Park today – Rafa Benitez and Chris Hughton. Chris did such a fantastic job for Newcastle back in the 2009-2010 season. In his first job as a manager he got us promoted with a fabulous 102 points and 30 wins against all odds, when things looked really […]

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It’s A Massive Club With Massive Fans – It Will Not Be Easy

August 27th, 2016 · 35 Comments

28 year-old Brighton midfielder Beram Kayal seems to be looking forward to the game tonight at Newcastle and he certainly thinks it’s going to be a massive game for Brighton. The 30 times capped Israeli International joined the south coast club 18 months ago from Celtic, after playing at the Scottish giants for five years. […]

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This Could Be Newcastle’s Best Team Against Brighton

August 26th, 2016 · 22 Comments

Dwight Gayle, Aleksandar Mitrovic and Rolando Aarons are unfit or cannot play tomorrow and wantaway Moussa Sissoko is not being considered and is not in the squad. So one challenge for Newcastle tomorrow is who will score the goals for us against Brighton. Ayoze Perez should start tomorrow

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Rafa Hints He Will Keep This Midfielder At Newcastle

August 26th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Now that Rolando Aarons has been injured, it would seem sensible to keep Yoan Gouffran at Newcastle for the final year of his four and a half year contract since he seems to be returning to some kind of form under Rafa Benitez. Rafa has talked about Yoan’s good form and his professionalism for a while now – and […]

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Poll – How Will Newcastle Fare Against Brighton?

August 26th, 2016 · 13 Comments

Let us know how you think we will do against Brighton & Hove Albion at St. James’ Park tomorrow in the late kick-off televised game, in what is an important Championship game between two promotion candidates. Brighton – managed by former Magpies manager Chris Hughton – will be the best side we have met so […]

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