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Benitez Explains Advantages Of Playing On The Road

September 24th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Last season we found it extremely difficult to win games away from home and we ended up winning only two road games and losing 14 in 19 attempts in the league and those wins were rather fortuitous ones. We somehow beat Bournemouth 1-0 when Rob Elliott made five world-class saves to keep us in the game […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · European Champions League · European Competition · Newcastle News · Other News

Forgotten Man Finally On The Comeback Trail

September 24th, 2016 · 9 Comments

Massadio Haidara played for around 70 minutes of the U-23 game against Sheffield United on Thursday and Newcastle manager was at the Newcastle Academy ground to see how the 23 year-old Frenchman got on. Massadio was  signed from Nancy back in January, 2013. He hasn’t played for the first team for almost a year because of injury […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Massadio Haidara · Newcastle News · Other News

Aston Villa Star Player Missing Against Newcastle?

September 23rd, 2016 · 30 Comments

On Wednesday the Mail reported that Aston Villa’s star player Jack Grealish was involved in a late-night party at a Birmingham hotel where nitrous oxide (laughing gas), which is inhaled through balloons, was found in his room. This is the latest in a number of reports of Grealish off-field incidents and his behavior is less […]

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Here’s A Strong Newcastle Side For Aston Villa

September 23rd, 2016 · 27 Comments

Rafa Benitez made eight changes to the side that were beaten last Saturday against Wolves and the team on Tuesday night looked a lot better than the team of last Saturday. We lost to two poor goals in the league last Saturday, but won rather easily by the same scoreline 2-0 in the EFL Cup […]

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Newcastle Star – It’s A Massive Game – We Need 3 Points

September 23rd, 2016 · 2 Comments

It will be a tough game at Villa Park tomorrow afternoon even though Aston Villa under new manager Roberto Di Matteo have made a slow start to life in the Championship and are currently in 18th place in the league with 8 points from the first 8 games and only one win. But Aston Villa […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Mohamed Diame · Newcastle News · Other News