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Entries Tagged as 'Fabricio Coloccini'

Love Letter From Captain – Geordie Fans Are Very Special

November 12th, 2015 · 76 Comments

Since Steve McClaren has arrived as the Newcastle head coach the communication from the coaching staff and especially from the captain Fabricio Coloccini has increased significantly and that cannot be too bad – since communication from he club has always been poor under owner Mike Ashley. Colo had a great game last time out at […]

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Tags: Coaching · Fabricio Coloccini · Newcastle Fans · Newcastle News · Premier League

Assurance For Newcastle Fans – Plenty To Look Forward To

November 6th, 2015 · 5 Comments

The Premier League is difficult to get used to and it often takes players a full season or sometimes even longer to get used to the physical play and work effort demanded from them. No games are easy and Newcastle captain Fabricio Coloccini is a good example of a player who struggled in his first […]

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Tags: Coaching · Fabricio Coloccini · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Press

There’s A Trust And No Worries – We’re Doing Well

November 5th, 2015 · 18 Comments

Fabricio Coloccini had a good solid game at the back for Newcastle last Saturday against Stoke and when Fabricio is in form then Newcastle are usually in form too. We have noticed the captain is giving a lot more interviews under Steve McClaren than he ever did when Alan Pardew was in charge at Newcastle and […]

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Injuries · Newcastle News · Premier League · Press Conference · Rob Elliot

Is This Why Newcastle Fans Are Happy?

November 2nd, 2015 · 108 Comments

Newcastle fans have been very patient this season and again on Saturday in what turned out to be a frustrating game because we should have beaten Stoke but couldn’t get a goal – the fans stayed with the team right through the game. The fans saw some great goalkeeping from England goalkeeper Jack Butland – […]

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Tags: Coaching · Fabricio Coloccini · Newcastle News · Premier League

Fans Less Confident Against Stoke Than Sunderland

October 31st, 2015 · 18 Comments

Our poll before each Newcastle game gives us a sense of the expectation level of a game and if there´s a high percentage of fans think we will win the game and we lose it – especially with a poor performance – we have an idea of what the reaction will be – not good. Last […]

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Tags: Coaching · Fabricio Coloccini · Poll · Premier League · Press Conference

Newcastle Have Opportunity To Sign Top Center-Back In January

October 29th, 2015 · 62 Comments

Over the summer months Newcastle were linked with a number of center-backs from the continent and they included 24 year-old 6’4″ Joel Matip of Schalke and 23 year-old 6’6″ Jannik Vestergaard of Werder Bremen. There are reports in Germany today that Werder Bremen are in trouble with their finances and they may be willing to sell their […]

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