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Entries Tagged as 'Grant Hanley'

Player Urges Everybody To Stick Together In Difficult Times

April 20th, 2017 · 46 Comments

Newcastle lost such an important game¬†last Monday at Ipswich Town after we had been denied all 3 points in the previous game very late in stoppage time when Chris Wood scored an equalizer in a game we had completely dominated. We thought we would bounce back and get all 3 points at Portman Road, but […]

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Tags: Championship · Grant Hanley · Newcastle News · Premier League

Tough Season For This Player At Newcastle

March 28th, 2017 · 3 Comments

When Grant Hanley¬†agreed to come to Newcastle last summer, once we finally agreed a fee for him with Blackburn Rovers, he would have hoped to have played more than the 13 games he has played for the Magpies this season. Grant has been a little unlucky that both Ciaran Clark and captain Jamaal Lascelles have […]

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Newcastle Defender – Next Five Weeks So Important

March 28th, 2017 · 6 Comments

Both our Scottish Internationals Matt Ritchie and Grant Hanley managed not to play for Scotland over the Intentional break. Gordon Strachan surprisingly kept the in-form Matt Ritchie on the bench for both of Scotland’s games for some strange reason – and Grant Hanley had to pull out of the squad with a slight injury. And […]

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Tags: Championship · Ciaran Clark · Grant Hanley · Injuries

Good News – Players On The Mend At Newcastle

March 21st, 2017 · 15 Comments

After the disappointing draw at Birmingham last Saturday Rafa has more players injured with Grant Hanley the latest to pick up a knock and he’s now back at Newcastle having withdrawn from the Scotland squad. Grant picked up the injury at Birmingham so it wasn’t while he was training with Scotland and it’s an ankle […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Grant Hanley · Injuries · Newcastle News

Rafa Benitez Heaps Praise On Newcastle Defender

March 20th, 2017 · 31 Comments

Grant Hanley is a player who may not be fully appreciated at Newcastle and he could still have a good future under Rafa Benitez on Tyneside. Grant is a dour Scot and a leader both off and on the pitch and those are the type of individuals you want in any successful squad. Hanley is […]

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Tags: Championship · Ciaran Clark · Grant Hanley · Newcastle News

Forgotten Man Could Make Surprise Return For Newcastle

March 18th, 2017 · 3 Comments

Ciaran Clark is injured and will not play today at St. Andrew’s against Birmingham and we would expect Grant Hanley to get the start in his place in central defense. However, Rafa Benitez talked yesterday about a man who seems to have been out in the cold this season at Newcastle – 22 year-old Chancel […]

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