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Newcastle Fans React To Terriers 6th League Win On The Trot

February 21st, 2017 · 25 Comments

Newcastle fans have reacted to Huddersfield winning their 6th league game on the trot tonight when they beat Reading 1-0 and the Terriers stay 3rd and Reading 4th in the Championship. Huddersfield are making a push for an automatic promotion place so our three consecutive games coming up starting next Tuesday away at Brighton (2nd), […]

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Huddersfield Win Again To Keep It Close At The Top

February 21st, 2017 · 15 Comments

A late goal on 82 minutes from Billing was enough to give 3rd placed Huddersfield a 1-0 home win over 4th placed Reading tonight as they moved onto 64 points from 32 games to go just 5 points behind Newcastle and only 4 points behind second placed Brighton with the same games played. That was […]

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Newcastle Compare Favorably With 2009-2010 Season

February 21st, 2017 · 48 Comments

Newcastle got their 22nd win in 32 league games to go to 69 points from 32 games and we are on 69 points. That’s 3 points better than we did seven years ago and the Chronicle’s Mark Douglas is reporting there are only three clubs who have bettered that number points (69) after 32 games […]

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Opposition Press – It Could Have Been More Damning For Villa

February 21st, 2017 · 3 Comments

Aston Villa have been on an alarming run of form in the Championship and in their eight league games this year they have lost seven and drawn one –  that’s one point from the last 24 and that’s alarming in anybody’s language. Maybe one of the reasons for that is that Steve Bruce is blooding his […]

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Midfielder Cites A Presumed Disadvantage For Newcastle

February 20th, 2017 · 70 Comments

Jack Colback has been interviewed in the Chronicle and he has said that big clubs like Newcastle and Aston Villa have a disadvantage over smaller clubs like Brighton and Huddersfield whose expectations are much lower than those of the bigger clubs. There were comments from the experts  in football last summer who thought Newcastle for instance […]

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Rafa Gives Praise – To Those Who Deserve It

February 19th, 2017 · 32 Comments

Rafa Benitez still has a job to do at Newcastle this season with 15 games left and it looks like another 10 wins will secure our promotion back to the Premier League – but getting those wins will not be easy. But it’s within our grasp and hopefully Rafa will inspire our players to go […]

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