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Entries Tagged as 'Players'

This Man Is The Low Key Unlikely Hero At Newcastle

April 22nd, 2017 · 33 Comments

We’ve made no secret of the fact we like 34 year-old Daryl Murphy a lot, because of his complete professionalism and he’s such a team player. He realizes he takes second place to the team and that’s not always true with footballers these days. And while he hasn’t played much for Newcastle this term he still […]

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Tags: Championship · Daryl Murphy · Newcastle News · Poll

Things Not Looking So Bright For Talented Geordie Striker

April 21st, 2017 · 8 Comments

Adam Armstrong had a great season last season on loan to Coventry in League One and scored a great 20 goals in 40 appearances for the Sky Blues. The England Youth International has been one of our brightest young Newcastle players for some time since bursting on the scene about three years ago as a 17 […]

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Tags: Adam Armstrong · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Other News

Player Urges Everybody To Stick Together In Difficult Times

April 20th, 2017 · 46 Comments

Newcastle lost such an important game last Monday at Ipswich Town after we had been denied all 3 points in the previous game very late in stoppage time when Chris Wood scored an equalizer in a game we had completely dominated. We thought we would bounce back and get all 3 points at Portman Road, but […]

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Tags: Championship · Grant Hanley · Newcastle News · Premier League

Player Reveals The Traits That Make Rafa Benitez World Class

April 20th, 2017 · 8 Comments

We have missed Ciaran Clark a lot since he got injured in the 3-1 loss at home to Fulham. And if Ciaran had been playing we wouldn’t be in the relatively poor position we are in now, where Huddersfield can still catch us unless we wake up and start winning some games again. Brighton are […]

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Tags: Championship · Ciaran Clark · Newcastle News · Premier League

Will Adam Armstrong Make It At Newcastle?

April 19th, 2017 · 52 Comments

While Newcastle’s promotion effort comes to what we hope will be “mission accomplished”, we will take a quick look at one of our top youngsters.  Adam Armstrong has spent the entirety of this season on loan at Barnsley though we have to admit with disappointing results. Hopes were high for the local lad to push on […]

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Tags: Adam Armstrong · Focus on Youth

Newcastle Player – Dressing Room Was Very Down

April 19th, 2017 · 5 Comments

We wonder if Newcastle will keep Daryl Murphy in the first team squad next season, always assuming we can still get promoted and not completely mess up what’s been a pretty good season so far. Daryl is so experienced and mature and so good in training and in the dressing room that Rafa may think […]

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Tags: Championship · Daryl Murphy · Newcastle News · Premier League