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Entries Tagged as 'Jonjo Shelvey'

There’s Only One Man Of The Match After Last Night

September 29th, 2016 · 29 Comments

It was simply incredible. How we managed to get 3 points out of nothing in the last couple of minutes with goals from Yoan Gouffran and Dwight Gayle is stuff of miracles. But we did and the game was turned upside down. After missing some chances in the first half it was Dwight Gayle – our […]

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Tags: Dwight Gayle · Jonjo Shelvey · Man of the Match · Match Reports · Newcastle News · Poll

What Rafa Told The Players At Half Time On Tuesday Night

September 22nd, 2016 · 4 Comments

Rafa Benitez made 8 changes to the side on Tuesday night that had lamely lost 2-0 to Wolves last Saturday afternoon, but one surprise was a player he left in the side – Jonjo Shelvey – ho had a poor game last Saturday. At the time the team was announced we wondered if this was […]

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Tags: Championship · EFL Cup · Jonjo Shelvey · League Cup · Newcastle News · Poll

Newcastle Play-Maker Talks About Rafa

September 17th, 2016 · 15 Comments

One of our very best players in the last few games has been Jonjo Shelvey who is playing somewhere near his best form now, after not having had a very good time of it last season after he had signed on from Swansea for £12M. Jonjo has always been impressed by new manager Rafa Benitez […]

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Tags: Coaching · Jonjo Shelvey · Management · Newcastle News · Other News

Our Man Of The Match – A Star In The Making – A MasterClass

September 15th, 2016 · 13 Comments

Jonjo Shelvey in the past has been labeled as having a poor temperament and in all honesty it’s probably been overdone. Jonjo came back to training on July 1st some 14 pounds lighter and he had employed a personal trainer over the summer and even shortened his summer holiday so he could to come back to […]

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Tags: Coaching · Jonjo Shelvey · Man of the Match · Management · Newcastle News · Poll · Press

Signs That Benitez Starting To Get The Best Out Of Midfield Star

September 13th, 2016 · 96 Comments

Jonjo Shelvey burst onto the scene at Charlton when he made his first-team debut in April of 2008, starting in a 3–0 away loss against Barnsley in the Championship. Alan Pardew was the manager at Charlton at the time and Jonjo became their youngest-ever player at the tender age of 16 years and 59 days. […]

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Tags: Coaching · Jonjo Shelvey · Management · Newcastle News