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Entries Tagged as 'Daryl Murphy'

Rafa Benitez Explains What’s Happened To This Striker

October 22nd, 2016 · 5 Comments

Rafa Benitez has given an update on the status of striker Daryl Murphy who has played just once for Newcastle since joining us from Ipswich Town in August – so he has not been given much playing time yet. Daryl is not available today to play against his former club Ipswich Town and he will not […]

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Tags: Coaching · Daryl Murphy · Injuries · Newcastle News · Press

Rafa’s Comments From His Press Conference

October 17th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Rafa Benitez has just given his press conference for the game against Barnsley tomorrow night at Oakwell where we hope we can extend our winning streak to four games. Rafa has said that Barnsley will not be an easy game and that Daryl Murphy has completed a full training session so maybe he’s in contention […]

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Tags: Championship · Daryl Murphy · Jonjo Shelvey · Management · Newcastle News · Poll · Press · Press Conference

Player Pleased With Debut – It’s Been Great Since I Arrived

September 21st, 2016 · 6 Comments

Daryl Murphy seemed pleased enough with his debut for Newcastle last night and his only regret was that he didn’t score in the 2-0 EFL 3rd round Cup win over Wolves, although he went very close late in the game. The 33-year-old former Ipswich striker started the game and played the full 90 minutes in what […]

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Tags: Championship · Daryl Murphy · EFL · EFL Cup · Newcastle News · Poll

This Impressive Player To Make Debut Against Wolves

September 19th, 2016 · 35 Comments

Both Dwight Gayle and Aleksandar Mitrovic have been unimpressive of late, so it seems a very good time tomorrow night to give Daryl Murphy his debut up front for Newcastle. And with Rafa Benitez singing his praises today that is very likely to happen. Daryl Murphy has been doing well in training

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Tags: Coaching · Daryl Murphy · EFL · EFL Cup · Newcastle News · Poll · Press Conference

Here’s A Newcastle Team That Can Beat Wolves

September 19th, 2016 · 64 Comments

It’s going to be really important that Newcastle put in a good performance tomorrow night against Wolves and hopefully get the win that will take us into round 4 of the EFL Cup and the last 16 of the competition. Rafa still has to give debuts to Daryl Murphy and Achraf Lazaar and we think […]

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Tags: Coaching · Daryl Murphy · EFL · EFL Cup · Newcastle News · Poll