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Huddersfield Lose 4-0 – Big Chance For Newcastle

March 17th, 2017 · 62 Comments

Huddersfield dramatically lost 4-0 at Bristol City tonight with City starting the game 3rd bottom and the Terriers starting 3rd top of the Championship and the home side were 2-0 up at half time. This was nothing short of a stunning win for Bristol City and another shock result in the division. The Robins move […]

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Interesting Facts On Newcastle’s Season So Far

March 15th, 2017 · 4 Comments

We are keeping a number of tables on Newcastle’s progress this season and we thought it would be interesting to put some of the latest facts and figures out. The total transfers for the season were what Rafa and Lee Charnley achieved last summer since we did nothing in January. And if – heaven forbid […]

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

How Newcastle Compare To 7 Years Ago After 37 Games

March 14th, 2017 · 7 Comments

Newcastle had the exact same number of points (77) seven years ago under Chris Hughton after 37 games played, but it’s interesting that our goal difference seven years ago was better than today. We had scored more goals and conceded less goals than we have done this season. With Chris Hughton in charge we went […]

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Rafa Works With Players As Terriers Close In On Top Two

March 13th, 2017 · 102 Comments

Rafa Benitez will spend the week with his players seemingly determined to learn fully what happened in the game against Fulham on Saturday, when Newcastle didn’t seem to turn up and we were well beaten by Fulham 3-1 – the worst home defeat of the season with three goals conceded. One huge problem for Rafa […]

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More Woe For Steve McClaren At Derby – Sacked Again

March 13th, 2017 · 65 Comments

It’s not been a good 12 months for Steve McClaren and following the one year anniversary last Saturday of him being fired at Newcastle, the former England manager has been sacked for a second time in 21 months at Derby County. The announcement came last night. Steve started off well this time around at the Rams […]

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Striker Issues Caution As Concern Mounts At Newcastle

March 13th, 2017 · 7 Comments

Daryl Murphy was our Man of the Match during the terrible defeat and display against Fulham on Saturday afternoon – a display and result that shocked Geordie fans everywhere. It was widely thought to be our worst display of the season and it came at exactly the wrong time. After getting 7 points from games against three […]

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