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Entries Tagged as 'Dwight Gayle'

Striker Admits To Huge Competition For Places Up Front

September 16th, 2016 · 6 Comments

New signing Daryl Murphy is yet to make his debut for Newcastle, so maybe he will get a run-out tomorrow against Wolves in a game we must win. It may be a bit of a banana skin game for us after our terrific showing on Tuesday night in the 6-0 mauling of QPR in west London. After […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Championship · Coaching · Dwight Gayle · Newcastle News · Other News

This Man Has Surprised Us – He’s Better Than We Thought

September 5th, 2016 · 7 Comments

We’ve been surprised with Dwight Gayle since he arrived at Newcastle and he’s turned out to be a much better player than we thought he was. When we signed him for £10M from Crystal Palace we weren’t sure he was a good signing. But Dwight has looked sharp and exciting in the number 9 shirt at […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Dwight Gayle · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League

This Is Bad News For Newcastle

August 25th, 2016 · 82 Comments

After the game on Tuesday night when both Aleksandar Mitrovic and Dwight Gayle were taken off with concussions – Miro in the first half – Rafa said he thought the two of them would be OK for Saturday’s important game against Brighton. Both of them are in fact fit to play, but they cannot because of […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Championship · Dwight Gayle · Injuries · Newcastle News

Rafa Benitez Upset About Newcastle Winger

August 24th, 2016 · 24 Comments

Rolando Aarons has been fit most of this year and we were hoping he could stay fit and get some playing time under his belt this season, but it was bad news last night as Rolando seems to have picked up a foot injury and he was stretchered off last night in the first half. […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Ayoze Perez · Dwight Gayle · EFL Cup · Injuries · Newcastle News · Rolando Aarons

Our Man Of The Match Could Become A Star Very Quickly

August 22nd, 2016 · 10 Comments

We never fancied Dwight Gayle much when we saw him play for Crystal Palace – and when he was signed for £10M in the summer, we were certainly willing to give the lad a chance, but didn’t think he was a particularly good signing. All change – please. So maybe we were completely wrong – again […]

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Tags: Dwight Gayle · Man of the Match · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Yoan Gouffran