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News and Commentary On Newcastle United By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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Newcastle Pick Up Award Under Rafa Benitez

September 15th, 2016 · 35 Comments

Newcastle have picked up the LMA award for the performance of the week – following their fantastic 6-0 win at Loftus Road on Tuesday night. And to think last season under the woeful Steve McClaren we couldn’t win away from home much at all. Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez

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Tags: Awards · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Other News

Rafa Benitez And Newcastle Make Headlines In Madrid

September 15th, 2016 · 57 Comments

Spanish newspaper Marca in Madrid have an article out today about Rafa Benitez and Newcastle United and how they are on the up in England’s second division. Marca are reporting that Newcastle now have five straight wins in the Championship and that our investment in new players in the summer is starting to pay off. Rafa […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Newcastle News · Other News · Transfer News and Rumours

New Signing In Praise Of The Club, The Fans And Rafa Benitez

September 15th, 2016 · 5 Comments

Matt Ritchie has quickly become one of the real fan favorites on Tyneside and that’s hardly surprising when you consider just how good a player he is – and his character and temperament are also first class. And Matt is one of the players who was playing in the Premier League and gave that all up […]

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Tags: Coaching · Interview · Matt Ritchie · Newcastle News · Other News · Transfer News and Rumours

Rafa Benitez Disagrees With The Press

September 15th, 2016 · 23 Comments

It was a terrific performance from our lads on Tuesday night at Loftus Road and everything seemed to click and it will now be interesting to see how we play against Wolves on Saturday afternoon at St. James’ Park. We don’t necessarily expect the same level of performance, but hopefully we can get the win […]

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Benitez Explains What Is A New Problem For Him

September 15th, 2016 · 15 Comments

Newcastle if anything have overcompensated in the summer when we brought in 12 players and Rafa ensured that in every single position we have two top players – and sometimes more than that – pushing for a start. The Newcastle manager has about 25 players in his first team squad – all good players – and they are […]

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