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Entries Tagged as 'Alan Shearer'

Rafa Asks For Shearer’s Advice – How Are We Doing?

October 18th, 2016 · 35 Comments

It was obvious as soon as Rafa Benitez arrived on Tyneside that he had great respect for Alan Shearer – who is a Newcastle legend in the true sense of the word. And Rafa admitted that before he took the job at Newcastle¬†he had talked to Alan about the club and we’re pretty sure he […]

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Shearer Has Coffee With Rafa – Manager’s Only Reasonably Happy

October 16th, 2016 · 16 Comments

One thing you have to understand about Rafa Benitez is that he’s a perfectionist and if we win a game 7-1 he will be talking about how we could have done better in defending the goal we conceded. ūüôā So with that in mind Rafa has no limits on what Newcastle can do under his […]

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Alan Shearer Reacts To Newcastle’s Third Successive Win

October 16th, 2016 · 1 Comment

Alan Shearer was really pleased with two things yesterday – Newcastle’s 3-1 win over Brentford and the massive crowd that was at St. James Park – as we now average above 50,000¬†for home league games this season – in the second division. Alan Shearer in front of his statue at St. James’ Park A great […]

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Newcastle Legend So Upbeat About Club’s Future

October 10th, 2016 · 5 Comments

Alan Shearer seems to be a big supporter of Rafa¬†Benitez. And before Rafa agreed to take the job as Newcastle manager back in March, he had talked with Alan about the job and what could it entailed and what some of the problems were that were¬†limiting the success of the club. It¬†could also be true […]

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Newcastle Legend – I’ve Had A Brilliant Day

October 9th, 2016 · 77 Comments

The Newcastle United Entertainers drew 2-2 in their game with a Manchester United Select XI at Kingston Park this¬†afternoon to commemorate the 5-0 thrashing Newcastle gave the Red Devils on October 20th, 1996. And yes – well of course – one of Newcastle’s goals was scored by Alan Shearer in the first half. Alan Shearer […]

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