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Entries Tagged as 'Grant Hanley'

Newcastle Player Happy To Get A Game – Very Positive

January 9th, 2017 · 4 Comments

We thought that 25 year-old Scottish International Grant Hanley would be more of a fixture in the Newcastle first team then he’s turned out to be this season. But on Saturday at Birmingham he got a full game and played in a new 3-5-2 system that Rafa devised that had both Daryl Murphy and Aleksandar Mitrovic […]

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Tags: Coaching · FA Cup · Grant Hanley · Newcastle News

Colback Not Available – Here’s Our Revised Team For Today

December 10th, 2016 · 81 Comments

Rafa Benitez has said that although local lad Jack Colback is back in training from the eye injury he picked up, he will not be in the squad for today’s game. We had Jack in the side so we have replaced him with 21 year-old Isaac Hayden. Isaac Hayden – should start today

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

Grant Hanley’s Big Miss – Could Have Altered The Game

November 12th, 2016 · 11 Comments

Newcastle big center-half Grant Hanley had a decent enough game for Scotland against England last night at Wembley in the 3-0 loss and he played well, especially in the first half when he was prominent in heading crosses clear. But as we mentioned in our report last night he had a huge opportunity to equalize for […]

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Tags: England News · Grant Hanley · International break · International News · Newcastle News · Other News · World Cup 2018

Complaints About This Newcastle Defender

November 11th, 2016 · 7 Comments

England play Scotland at Wembley tonight in a qualifying game for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. England, under interim manager Gareth Southgate, will be expected to win this home game and Newcastle may have a couple of players starting in the Scotland team – winger Matt Ritchie and center-back Grant Hanley. Grant Hanley – […]

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Tags: Grant Hanley · International break · International News · Newcastle News · World Cup 2018

Newcastle Players Included In Scotland And Ireland Squads

November 2nd, 2016 · 4 Comments

Martin O’Neil has named his provisional Ireland squad for the game with Austria and in-form Ciaran Clark is in the squad, but no Daryl Murphy who is still injured. Gordon Strachan’s squad to play England includes both Matt Richie and Grant Hanley. Ciaran Clark – in Ireland squad BREAKING: Martin O’Neill has announced his provisional […]

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Tags: Ciaran Clark · Grant Hanley · International break · International News · Matt Ritchie · Newcastle News

Defender Shows Class – Will Knuckle Down – Keep Working Hard

October 27th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Grant Hanley has been interviewed on Newcastle’s web-site and he was pleased to get a start against Preston North End on Tuesday night, when Newcastle kept their 10th clean sheet of the season. Hanley was the captain of Blackburn and over the previous four seasons he played 162 games with 7 goals for Blackburn, so he […]

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Tags: Championship · Grant Hanley · Management · Newcastle News · Other News