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

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Shearer Slams Pathetic And Inept England After Shocking Loss

June 27th, 2016 · 11 Comments

It must be a Championship going on again as the England players just don’t seem to have the mental toughness to play anywhere near their best form when it really matters. And another big embarrassment in Nice tonight as Iceland won the game 2-1 after being behind early to a Wayne Rooney penalty after 4 minutes – […]

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Tags: Euro 2016 · European Competition · Newcastle News · Other News

This Newcastle Forward Is Going Nowhere This Summer

June 27th, 2016 · 7 Comments

We were surprised to read reports over the least couple of days about 22 year-old Ayoze Perez potentially leaving Newcastle this summer and it would be a real surprise if Rafa Benitez lets his Spanish compatriot leave the club. Ayoze is a perfect young player who Rafa can and wants to make much better with his coaching […]

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Tags: Ayoze Perez · Coaching · Development squad · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League

Another Brilliant Benitez Initiative Implemented By Newcastle

June 27th, 2016 · 9 Comments

Rafa has said this would happen a couple of weeks ago, but really good news today that Newcastle have launched a new children’s football tournament to help enhance and increase the ties between Newcastle United and the local community. New manager Rafa Benitez sees the Tyneside club as being paramount in creating good relationships with […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Newcastle United Foundation 1892 Cup · Newcastle Youth · Other News · Pre-season · Recruitment

Local Lad Keen To Make A Difference Next Season

June 27th, 2016 · 47 Comments

20-year-old Geordie Jamie Sterry made his Premier League debut in the final game of the season against Tottenham – when we took them apart 5-1 at St. James’ Park – and the local lad has impressed manager Rafa Benitez. One of the many areas Rafa is looking to overhaul and get working at the club […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Jamie Sterry · Management · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Other News · Pre-season · Premier League

The Big Improvements Players Will See At The Benton Training Ground

June 26th, 2016 · 43 Comments

Rafa Benitez does not let the grass grow under his feet and being a natural workaholic helps – in fact it helps a lot. 🙂 Rafa identified changes he wanted made at the Benton Training grounds and those changes have been completed and credit goes to Facilities manager Eddie Rutherford and Managing Director Lee Charnley for getting that […]

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Tags: Coaching · Facilities · Newcastle News · Other News · Training Ground