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Entries Tagged as 'Achraf Lazaar'

Achraf Lazaar – I’m Happy At Newcastle – We Win So Much

January 18th, 2017 · 32 Comments

When Achraf Lazaar played in the FA Cup at Birmingham 11 days ago in the 1-1 draw. he had a ver good game playing as a left wing-back. His future at Newcastle is probably as a winger rather than as a full-back, so maybe Rafa will play him in that position tonight with Massadio Haidara […]

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Tags: Achraf Lazaar · FA Cup · Newcastle News

Forgotten Man At Newcastle Plays – Scores Brilliant Goal

November 22nd, 2016 · 130 Comments

A number of players in Newcastle’s first team squad have not played too many games this season for us and there are two main reasons for that. One is that Newcastle have quite a sizable first team squad for the first time for a long time – and that’s what manager Rafa Benitez wanted in the summer. The […]

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Tags: Achraf Lazaar · Daryl Murphy · Injuries · Massadio Haidara · Newcastle News · Newcastle U23

This New Arrival So Positive And Upbeat

November 15th, 2016 · 47 Comments

24 year-old Achraf Lazaar is almost ready to get involved more regularly with the Newcastle first team and in his interviews this week in the Chronicle  he has come across as an extremely  positive and upbeat person who will be great for the team spirit at Newcastle. Rafa Benitez is in no way rushing the Moroccan International into the […]

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Tags: Achraf Lazaar · Championship · Coaching · Newcastle News

Achraf Lazaar On Why He Hasn’t Played Much This Season

November 15th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Achraf Lazaar has given a long interview in the Chronicle today and he gives his reasons why he hasn’t played too much since he arrived at the club in August from Palermo – he’s only made two appearances so far. Achraf is a very positive guy and very good for the team spirit at the […]

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Tags: Achraf Lazaar · Championship · Coaching · Newcastle News

Fans Love You When We Win – Don’t LIke You When We Lose

November 14th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Achraf Lazaar has been interviewed in the Chronicle today and he has reflected on his time with Palermo and talked about how excited he is to join such a famous club as Newcastle United. And he has talked about how good the Palermo fans – the ultras – were to him during his three year […]

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Tags: Achraf Lazaar · Coaching · Fans · Newcastle Fans · Newcastle News

What’s Happening With Achraf Lazaar?

November 14th, 2016 · 2 Comments

When Moroccan International left-back Achraf Lazaar signed for us back in August he had turned down Italian club Fiorentina to join second division Newcastle and he seemed delighted to sign for Rafa Benitez’ side. At the time of his signing he said he was pleased that Rafa had called him personally and told him he […]

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Tags: Achraf Lazaar · Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News