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Entries Tagged as 'Karl Darlow'

Two Huge Characteristics Newcastle Didn’t Have Last Season

December 5th, 2016 · 5 Comments

Karl Darlow was easily our Man of the Match and the hero of Friday night’s bizarre 2-1 defeat at Nottingham Forest, when we were down to 9 men by the break and the goalkeeper had saved two penalties within a time frame of about ten minutes in that first half. Karl thinks the team has […]

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Tags: Championship · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Premier League

Our Man Of The Match Making A Name For Himself

December 3rd, 2016 · 28 Comments

There was only one Man of the Match for us on Friday night at Nottingham Forest and that was goalkeeper Karl Darlow who kept us in the game in the first half with two phenomenal saves from the two penalties referee Stephen Martin kindly awarded to the home side. And after brilliantly saving the second […]

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Tags: Karl Darlow · Man of the Match · Match Preview · Newcastle News · Poll

These Two Players Have Been Great Acquisitions For Newcastle

December 1st, 2016 · 1 Comment

Newcastle have lost two games in a row – much like we started the season when we lost our first two league games to Fulham and Huddersfield. This time we were beaten 1-0 by Blackburn Rovers and we played poorly and then we were really unlucky not to beat Hull City when we played a […]

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Tags: Championship · Jamaal Lascelles · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Poll

Rafa Benitez Is Supportive Of Players But Can Be Ruthless

November 30th, 2016 · 37 Comments

Rafa Benitez is always very supportive of his players and we saw that after the game last night when he refused to even talk about Matz Sels blunder when he couldn’t hold a shot shortly after we had gone ahead in extra time and it was an easy chance for Robert Snodgrass to smash the […]

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Tags: EFL Cup · Karl Darlow · League Cup · Matz Sels · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot

Benitez Goalkeeper Update – Rob Elliot Is Close To Return

November 29th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Rafa Benitez has given an update today on the goalkeeper situation at Newcastle, with Karl Darlow having played in the last nine league games and suffering the first non-win in that streak, when we lost to Blackburn at home on Saturday. In our team for tonight’s game we had Karl Darlow in goal, but Rafa can play Matz Sels – […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Karl Darlow · Matz Sels · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot

Goalkeeper Could Leave Newcastle Under These Conditions

November 24th, 2016 · 10 Comments

Matz Sels joined us from Gent at the end of June and he was our first signing of the summer for about £4M. He was a surprise signing and was brought in by Rafa Benitez because both Tim Krul and Rob Elliot would take some time to get back to action from their serious ACL […]

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