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Newcastle’s Number 9 Up For Top Award For Season

March 27th, 2017 · 40 Comments

Newcastle’s Dwight Gayle had been names on a three player shortlist for Championship  Player of the Season with Brighton’s Anthony Knockeart and Leeds United striker Chris Wood the other two to be recognized. It’s a pity that Dwight has been injured recently but Dwight had 21 goals and one every 92 minutes compared to Chris […]

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Tags: Championship · Dwight Gayle · EFL · Newcastle News · Other News

Frenchman – Many Players Frustrated With Little Playing Time

March 27th, 2017 · 3 Comments

Massadio Haidara has been at Newcastle over four years now, since he signed on from Nancy in January of 2013 along with four other Frenchman. Moussa Sissoko, Mathieu Debuchy, Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa and Yoan Gouffran were the other four players signed with Haidara. But Haidara has been out with one injury after another since then and he’s only […]

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Tags: Championship · Contracts · Massadio Haidara · Newcastle News

International Winger Ready For Newcastle’s Final Eight Games

March 26th, 2017 · 30 Comments

Matt Ritchie is one of the Newcastle players away on International duty and he has also been one of our key players this season, netting a good 13 goals for us and was one of the best of Rafa’s signings last summer. In fact, along with other new signings Dwight Gayle and Ciaran Clark – […]

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Tags: Championship · International break · International News · Matt Ritchie · Newcastle News

Newcastle Star Striker Scores Superb Goal – Video

March 26th, 2017 · 5 Comments

Adam Armstrong scored the winner after 71 minutes yesterday as the England U20 side beat France 1-0 in the Four Nations Tournament and it was the Newcastle striker who was the danger-man for England throughout the game, according to reports. Early in the game Armstrong’s free kick from the edge of the box was right on target and […]

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Tags: Adam Armstrong · International break · International News · Newcastle News

Fit Again Player Will Be Key To Newcastle’s Run-In

March 26th, 2017 · 3 Comments

Isaac Hayden has turned out to be a stellar buy for Newcastle after we picked him up from Arsenal for a measly £2.5M this summer. Rafa traveled to north London to talk to the player in early  summer and Isaac said after their two hour meeting he had already decided to join Newcastle – so impressed was he […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Isaac Hayden · Newcastle News · Surgery

Rafa To Make Many Changes At The Club This Summer

March 25th, 2017 · 27 Comments

Rafa has answered even more questions during the Chronicles’ extended and exclusive interview with the Newcastle United manager. Overall Rafa seems to be satisfied with what he’s achieved so far in such a short time-frame – just over a year – and we think he’s done a tremendous job for the club. But there are […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Siem de Jong · Training Ground · Transfer News and Rumours