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Entries Tagged as 'Kevin Mbabu'

Newcastle´s Injuries Starting To Cause Problems Again

February 5th, 2016 · 10 Comments

Chancel Mbemba has started every Premier League game for us so far this season but when he had to come off at Everton on Wednesday night just before half time we had both back-up center-backs Jamaal Lascelles and Steven Taylor on the bench. Jamaal came on and got himself sent off at the very end […]

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Tags: Chancel Mbemba · Injuries · Jack Colback · Kevin Mbabu · Newcastle News · Paul Dummett · Rolando Aarons · Steven Taylor

Our Man Of The Match Should Keep His Place

January 11th, 2016 · 5 Comments

It was good to see Kevin Mbabu get a start on Saturday at Watford and he had a good game, but then why he was taken off early in the second half for Florian Thauvin we have no idea – since at the time he was playing well and giving Newcastle some much needed energy on the […]

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Tags: Coaching · Florian Thauvin · Kevin Mbabu · Man of the Match · Match Reports · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News

McClaren Could Give These Two Defenders A Start On Sunday

December 1st, 2015 · 21 Comments

News today that Newcastle head coach Steve McClaren has recalled center-back Mike Williamson from his loan spell at Wolverhampton Wanderers and the reason is because Jamaal Lascelles has picked up what is termed a minor hamstring injury in the weekend’s crushing defeat at Crystal Palace. Yet another hamstring injury picked up in training by a Newcastle player. […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Kevin Mbabu · Loan Moves · Mike Williamson · Newcastle News · Premier League

Two Youngsters On Standby For Crucial Match

November 5th, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Newcastle coaching staff are hoping that Rob Elliot will be fit to start the game at Bournemouth on Saturday but 18 year-old Freddie Woodman is standing by just in case and he could make his debut for Newcastle at the start of the game or at some time during the game. In the same […]

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Tags: Freddie Woodman · Injuries · Kevin Mbabu · Newcastle News · Newcastle U21 · Newcastle Youth · Other News · Premier League

Update On Five Injured Players – One Is Serious

November 3rd, 2015 · 42 Comments

Paul Simpson has given an interview with nufcTV and during that interview towards the end he went through Newcastle’s injury status and we currently have 12 players out with injury. It’s not a good situation and the worst injury seems to be some serious damage to Rolando AaRons ankle that he picked up in training […]

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Tags: Daryl Janmaat · Injuries · Kevin Mbabu · Massadio Haidara · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League · Rolando Aarons