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Entries Tagged as 'Karl Darlow'

Surprise Poll Results – This Goalkeeper Number One

March 23rd, 2017 · 18 Comments

There’s no doubt that our double acquisition of Jamaal Lascelles and Karl Darlow from Nottingham Forest for just £7M in the summer of 2014 has turned out to be a stellar buy for Newcastle. Jamaal is now the Newcastle captain at only 23 years-old and he is improving all the time under Rafa Benitez and his […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Poll

Newcastle Goalkeeper On Why Team Is So Successful

March 22nd, 2017 · 19 Comments

Karl Darlow has been one of the pleasant surprises this season in that he has performed a lot better than we expected. Maybe it shouldn’t be that much of a surprise, after he came in over the last eight games of last season when Rob Elliot was injured and performed so well for us and […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News

Who Will Be Newcastle’s Goalkeeper Next Season?

March 21st, 2017 · 29 Comments

It’s going to be an interesting pre-season this summer given that Newcastle have made it back to the Premier League, because a number of loan players will return and try to prove to Rafa they have a future at Newcastle. One of those players will be Tim Krul who will be fighting to get the number one […]

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Tags: Freddie Woodman · Karl Darlow · Matz Sels · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul

Guess Who Made Team Of The Week With Last Night’s Performance?

March 1st, 2017 · 3 Comments

Karl Darlow’s performance last night at Brighton cannot be underestimated and he made about six great saves that kept us in the game and only 1-0 down. If he hadn’t made those saves then heaven knows what may have happened. Karl was great for us and he makes the EFL team of the week for […]

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Tags: Championship · EFL · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Team of the Week

Player In Danger Of Being Dropped Shows Good Attitude

February 28th, 2017 · 4 Comments

Karl Darlow has made a couple of bad errors in the last three games which has cost us a goal and  2 points in the 2-2 draw at Norwich and then the shocking 2-2 draw at home to Bristol City. Karl cannot make any mistakes tonight in the game at Brighton, which most pundits think […]

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Tags: Championship · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Paul Dummett

Rafa Benitez Talks About His Strikers And Goalkeeper

February 26th, 2017 · 15 Comments

It will be interesting to see what team Rafa Benitez starts on Tuesday night at the Amex Stadium in Brighton, for what is a six points at the top of the Championship table on Tuesday night. But after the disappointing 2-2 draw yesterday against 4th bottom Bristol City, he has come out and backed both […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Championship · Coaching · Dwight Gayle · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News