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

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Class Act Isaac Hayden Thanks All At Arsenal

July 12th, 2016 · 3 Comments

We are very pleased to welcome Isaac Hayden to Newcastle United and he seems like a very good player in the making. After his signing was announced yesterday for the Magpies – a five year deal – he joined up with the Newcastle squad at their training camp in County Kildaire, Ireland. It’s always nice […]

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Video – Hayden Training In Ireland With New Teammates

July 11th, 2016 · 124 Comments

Here is video put out by Newcastle of Isaac Hayden training in County Kildare, Ireland today with his new teammates  after signing a five year contract with Newcastle. Newcastle are also hoping to sign 24 year-old Blackburn Rovers captain and center-back Grant Hanley soon,  having bid £4.5M with the news today that Rovers want £6M […]

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This Is The Benitez Project At Newcastle Defined

July 10th, 2016 · 245 Comments

Sky Sports Spanish journalist Guillem Balague wrote a book about Benitez’s time at Liverpool called A Season on the Brink: Rafael Benitez, Liverpool and the Path to European Glory. Like most Spanish journalists, Guillem is following Rafa Benitez’ Newcastle “project” and is fascinated to see how the renowned Spanish manager can do with a sleeping giant of a club […]

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Newcastle Taking A Close Look At Finnish Goalkeeper

July 10th, 2016 · 50 Comments

Newcastle are taking 16-year-old Finnish goalkeeper Otto Huuhtanen on a one-week trial with the club trying to bolster their squad at every level of the club under new manager Rafa Benitez. The 6ft 2ins tall goalkeeper is highly rated in his home country and has played for the Finland U-16 side and he will try […]

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Photos – Video – Rafa Gets Squad Down To Work Immediately

July 9th, 2016 · 41 Comments

Once the lads touched down in Ireland late this afternoon Rafa Benitez had them out for a training session – initially in the pouring rain. This man doesn’t mess around! Love it. Rafa Benitez boards the private jet

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