The Newcastle United Blog

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

The Newcastle United Blog header image 4
Howay The Lads!!

Entries Tagged as 'Ciaran Clark'

It Felt Like A Second League Loss In A Row

September 25th, 2016 · 5 Comments

Newcastle yesterday looked a really good side in that first half, but when the score was only 1-0 through a Tommy Elphick own goal at half time it didn’t really do the performance justice and we missed too many of our chances. A number of those were missed by Dwight Gayle who seems too small […]

[

Tags: Ciaran Clark · Coaching · Interview · Newcastle News · Other News · Poll

New Signing Doing What He Wanted To Do – Improve His Game

September 22nd, 2016 · 4 Comments

Ciaran Clark was a good signing for us for around £5M from Aston Villa in the summer and it’s a good question as to whether the defender will keep his place for our visit to Villa Park on Saturday, in what is another important league game for Newcastle. Clark had a solid game at center-back […]

[

Tags: Championship · Ciaran Clark · Contracts · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Rafa’s Rotation Policy – What The Players Think

September 20th, 2016 · 28 Comments

Rafa Benitez will rotate his players throughout this season and that’s been clearly communicated to both players and fans alike. There are some good reasons for this – we have a big squad and it will give players some games and will also help cut down on injuries throughout the season since players will not […]

[

Tags: Ciaran Clark · Coaching · Newcastle News · Rotation Policy · Training Ground

Defender Hoping To Get Another Chance Against Wolves

September 20th, 2016 · 9 Comments

Newcastle will play Wolves at St. James’ Park tonight for the second time in a few days and let’s hope we can win this EFL Cup tie and reach the last 16 of the competition. Rafa Benitez will be making some changes to the side that surprisingly lost 2-0 to Wolves on Saturday in what was […]

[

Tags: Ciaran Clark · EFL · EFL Cup · League Cup · Newcastle News

This Former Weakness Now A Masssive Strength At Newcastle

September 14th, 2016 · 79 Comments

One of the (many) pleasing aspects of Newcastle’s play this season is when new players come into the side they seem to fit right in and know exactly what’s expected of them. Ciaran Clark came in for Chancel Mbemba last night at center-back and he looked extremely solid and comfortable alongside captain Jamaal Lascelles. Two goalscorers – […]

[

Tags: Championship · Ciaran Clark · Grant Hanley · Other News · Set Plays