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Entries Tagged as 'Karl Darlow'

Rafa Benitez Offers Support To Key Player

February 18th, 2017 · 5 Comments

It’s always difficult for a goalkeeper after he’s made a right howler in a game and unfortunately that’s what happened with Karl Darlow at Norwich when he mis-kicked what should have been an easy clearance and presented Cameron Jerome with a tap in goal – a real gift. It was a bad mistake and it […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News

It’s Not The Right Time For A Change In This Position

February 16th, 2017 · 45 Comments

Every goalkeeper makes mistakes – whoever they are – and we’ve seen some howlers made by some of the best goalkeepers in the world – it’s just something that happens and the best goalkeepers put it behind them and quickly too. There were some good comments from Newcastle goalkeeping coach Simon Smith on how the […]

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Tags: Championship · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot

Newcastle Goalkeeper Considers His Future

February 16th, 2017 · 7 Comments

24 year-old Newcastle United goalkeeper Matz Sels started out as the Newcastle number one goalkeeper last August, but he has moved down to third choice as a recovering Rob Elliot is now on the bench and challenging Karl Darlow for the Newcastle goalkeeper jersey. Karl has been playing well although he made a hash of […]

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

The World’s Best Goalkeepers Make Silly Errors – Here’s Some Advice

February 15th, 2017 · 18 Comments

Newcastle goalkeeper Karl Darlow made a terrible error for Norwich City’s second goal last night at Carrow Road but even the greatest goalkeepers in the world make mistakes. Our goalkeeping coach Simon Smith will know all about the pressures on goalkeepers after they do make mistakes – and he has tweeted today some good advice […]

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Tags: Coaching · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Other News

Newcastle Striker Pleased With Brilliant Performance

February 13th, 2017 · 10 Comments

In the 1-0 win against derby County Karl Darlow made a couple of small errors in that game which is unusual these days for the 26 year-old, who is growing into an excellent goalkeeper for Newcastle this season and is always willing to learn. But on Saturday he was really solid in goal, especially in […]

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Tags: Championship · Daryl Murphy · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Poll

Our Man Of The Match – He’s Still Improving

January 17th, 2017 · 5 Comments

Karl Darlow has had a great season so far and it’s strange that his season is reflecting that of Rob Elliot last term, when Rob came in after Tim Krul was injured and became Newcastle’s best player. A similar think is happening with Karl in the absence of Rob though injury – and the 26 […]

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Tags: Ayoze Perez · Daryl Murphy · Karl Darlow · Man of the Match · Newcastle News