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Entries Tagged as 'Fabricio Coloccini'

Newcastle Player Technically Incredible – Reads Game So Well

February 10th, 2016 · 6 Comments

When Mike Williamson was at Newcastle for six years he often talked about how he had learned from his center-back partner Fabricio Coloccini – and he always said he thought Fabricio was just a fantastic player and so easy to play with. Coloccini has been under the microscope this season on Tyneside – and the […]

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Mike Williamson · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

McClaren´s Surprising Fitness Revelation

February 8th, 2016 · 11 Comments

Things were even worse than we thought before Saturday´s must-win game against West Brom,  with the news today that Fabricio Coloccini was injured in the game at Everton last Wednesday when he picked up a knock on his knee. Apparently Colo was nursing a swollen knee and having treatment, but demanded that he play in […]

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Injuries · Jack Colback · Newcastle News · Paul Dummett · Premier League

Angry Captain Pulls No Punches Following Shocker

February 4th, 2016 · 46 Comments

It was an angry Fabricio Coloccini who talked on the Newcastle web-site  immediately after last night’s disaster at Everton and the Argentine pulled no punches in his assessment of Newcastle’s display. In truth it was a terrible display by Newcastle, after the fans had been impressed with the January transfer window, but last night Newcastle looked […]

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

What Slaven Bilic Said About Newcastle After The Game

January 17th, 2016 · 12 Comments

Before this game yesterday between the Magpies and the Hammers, Newcastle couldn´t buy a win and West Ham were very difficult to beat. But after Newcastle´s 2-1 win yesterday that was our first win in seven games and it was West Ham´s first defeat in ten games, but West Ham manager Slaven Bilic wasn´t grumbling too […]

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Tags: Coaching · Fabricio Coloccini · Georginio Wijnaldum · Jonjo Shelvey · Newcastle News

These Were Newcastle´s Best Three Players Against Man United

January 14th, 2016 · 10 Comments

Newcastle did so well to come back from 2-0 down against Manchester United on Tuesday night and one of those two goals was an absolute gift from referee Mike Dean after just 9 minutes, when he gave a very soft penalty for a supposed Mbemba hand-ball. It´s just a pity the referees are not made more accountable for […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Fabricio Coloccini · Georginio Wijnaldum · Man of the Match · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League