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Entries Tagged as 'Jack Colback'

These Two Players Much Improved Against Aston Villa

February 21st, 2017 · 53 Comments

Both Jack Colback and Aleksandar Mitrovic have come in for some heavy criticism over the last few games for their performances for Newcastle. And if you believe everything you read in the last few days then Mitro is on his way out of the club this summer, but the way he played last night when […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Championship · Jack Colback · Newcastle News · Poll

Midfielder Cites A Presumed Disadvantage For Newcastle

February 20th, 2017 · 70 Comments

Jack Colback has been interviewed in the Chronicle and he has said that big clubs like Newcastle and Aston Villa have a disadvantage over smaller clubs like Brighton and Huddersfield whose expectations are much lower than those of the bigger clubs. There were comments from the experts  in football last summer who thought Newcastle for instance […]

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Tags: Championship · Jack Colback · Newcastle News · Other News

Newcastle’s Automatic Promotion Gap Decreasing

February 20th, 2017 · 32 Comments

We are 5 points above 3rd placed Huddersfield Town after both teams have played 31 games with Newcastle second top on 66 points to Brighton who won 2-0 at Barnsley on Saturday and are 2 points ahead of us. But our goal difference is the best in the division and currently 28 goals better than […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Jack Colback · Newcastle News

Benitez Discusses His Options With Midfielder Out

February 20th, 2017 · 6 Comments

Jack Colback has played in the last two games since he came back into the side  to replace Isaac Hayden, who was having ankle problems  and Newcastle have done well enough with 4 points from two tough games at Wolves and Norwich. Tonight we take on Aston Villa who have had a bad time of it […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Isaac Hayden · Jack Colback · Newcastle News · Poll

Maybe This Talented Utility Man Can Fill In For Isaac Hayden

February 17th, 2017 · 2 Comments

It was disappointing news today in Rafa’s press conference that Isaac Hayden is out for four weeks after having surgery on his injured ankle. But on the other hand he’s been playing through the pain barrier for too long so to have the surgery is good. It’s a chronic injury so it needs to be […]

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Tags: Championship · Chancel Mbemba · Isaac Hayden · Jack Colback · Newcastle News · Vurnon Anita

Newcastle Have Injury Doubt For Norwich

February 14th, 2017 · 2 Comments

Isaac Hayden is due to come into the team tonight at Norwich after his ankle was rested in the 1-0 win at Wolves on Saturday, but it seems Isaac could still be having some problems with the injury. Since he was signed from Arsenal for £2.5M in the summer, Rafa Benitez has made him into a […]

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Tags: Championship · Injuries · Isaac Hayden · Jack Colback · Newcastle News