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

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Benitez Explains What His Job Is This Week In Training

March 17th, 2016 · 38 Comments

Rafa Benitez has been interviewed and says his job this week in training is to improve Newcastle in both attack and defense before the crucial 6 pointer against Sunderland at home on Sunday. We have lost six games in a row to Sunderland and haven’t beaten the Black Cats since 20th August, 2011, when we […]

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How Benitez Is Wasting No Time In Sorting Out Newcastle

March 16th, 2016 · 97 Comments

Rafa Benitez’ first priority since taking the job at Newcastle last Friday is to get our players organized, instill in them more confidence and have them playing well as a team as quickly as possible. Given only three days with the players before Monday night’s game at Leicester the team looked good – and we were […]

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Newcastle Star Shocked – Benitez Is A Fantastic Manager

March 15th, 2016 · 27 Comments

We noticed on Monday night at Leicester City that both Moussa Sissoko and Gini Wijnaldum both had good games in the 1-0 defeat – the first game for Newcastle with Rafa Benitez as manager. Moussa and Gini have been very poor on the road this season, but not on Monday night when they were prominent throughout […]

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Two Former Top Players Give Thumbs Up On Newcastle

March 15th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Two former top players – former QPR, Rangers and England midfielder Ray Wilkins and former Liverpool and England goalkeeper David James have both given their opinion on whether Newcastle will survive under our stellar new manager Rafa Benitez. It looks like it’s touch and go at thew moment and we didn’t get off to a […]

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Rafa’s Website Thanks Newcastle’s Legendary Fans

March 15th, 2016 · 79 Comments

The people running Rafa Benitez’ website have thanked Newcastle fans for the warm and professional way they have welcomed Rafa to the famous Newcastle club and inundated his web-site so that it had it’s biggest day ever last Friday with all the new visitors to the site. Well of course that’s when Rafa Benitez was […]

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