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News and Commentary On Newcastle United By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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Ritchie Identifies Things Newcastle Work On In Training

September 22nd, 2016 · 1 Comment

It was a brilliantly worked first goal for Newcastle on Tuesday night and when Matt Ritchie was given the ball by Jack Colback just outside the penalty area there was still a lot of work to do. But the Scottish International brilliantly moved towards goal and drove the ball home across the goalkeeper into the back of […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Jack Colback · Matt Ritchie · Newcastle News · Poll

Newcastle Star Thrives On Playing At Such A Huge Club

September 22nd, 2016 · 1 Comment

We watched the Real Madrid vs Valencia game last night – both clubs have been managed in the past by Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez and what was apparent was the way Newcastle are playing this season is very much like that of both the top Spanish clubs – and we suppose we shouldn’t be too […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · EFL Cup · Management · Matt Ritchie · Newcastle News · Poll

Our Man Of The Match A New Hero At Newcastle

September 21st, 2016 · 23 Comments

Matt Richie has been a  great buy for Newcastle United at just £10M from Bournemouth and we are now clearly seeing why Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe was sorry to lose one of his best players. Matt has been playing very well for Newcastle all season and last night against Wolves he scored a great first […]

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Tags: DeAndre Yedlin · Man of the Match · Matt Ritchie · Newcastle News · Poll · Yoan Gouffran

Rafa Talks About One Of His Favorite Players

September 21st, 2016 · 88 Comments

The Newcastle crowd was treated to a terrific Yoan Gouffran goal after 32 minutes that put Newcastle two goals up last night after Matt Ritchie had scored an excellent goal just three minutes earlier. And then Matt Ritchie became the provider as he sent over a right wing cross and the Frenchman rifled the ball […]

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Tags: Coaching · EFL · EFL Cup · League Cup · Matt Ritchie · Newcastle News · Yoan Gouffran

Full Back Pleased With Performance – Matt Ritchie A Big Help

September 21st, 2016 · 7 Comments

DeAndre Yedlin made his first start for Newcastle last night and his third appearance overall since joining us from Tottenham last month for £5M and he really seems to have enjoyed the game. Yedlin was paired with Matt Ritchie so we had two hard-working players on the right hand side of the field last night […]

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Tags: DeAndre Yedlin · EFL · EFL Cup · Matt Ritchie · Newcastle News · Poll