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

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Benitez’ Insight On How He Prepares For Cup Games

October 12th, 2016 · No Comments

It’s been a policy at Newcastle for far too long that owner Mike Ashley put the priority on the league games so that we could stay in the Premier League and pick up all that money. Given we have dropped into the Championship twice during his 9 years reign it doesn’t seem to have worked […]

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Tags: Championship · EFL Cup · FA Cup · Financials · Newcastle News · Other News

Newcastle Star On Why Newcastle Is Like Being In Heaven

October 11th, 2016 · 24 Comments

Ron Elliot is very well liked by the Newcastle fans and that adoration is likely to become even greater after what Rob has said about the Newcastle area, but most of all the people in the area. And after the Newcastle tourism people have read what Rob says they will no doubt want  to sign him […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Other News · Rob Elliot

Benitez On Technology He Uses To Manage Newcastle

October 11th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Rafa Benitez is a very good manager, but he also uses the latest software technology to help him identify areas of the team that need to be improved. Rafa makes notes during each game and it’s this information he enters into the software programs he uses that allow him to better understand how Newcastle are […]

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

These Are Some Of The Big Changes Coming To Newcastle

October 11th, 2016 · 11 Comments

Rafa Benitez only signed on full time to manage Newcastle for the next three years on May 25th – a short five weeks before players reported back for pre-season training. So there was not a lot of time to do things he wanted completed to improve the training facilities at the club. Those were some […]

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Tags: Championship · Facilities · Fans · Newcastle News · Other News · Training Ground

Rafa Gives Opinion On Newcastle’s Dispays So Far

October 11th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Rafa Benitez is down to earth and a realist and he very rarely gets carried away in either direction – either getting too high after a good win or getting too low after a surprising defeat. We’ve seen both of those in the first two months of the season – for example the 6-0 win at […]

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Tags: Championship · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Statistics