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

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Rafa Issues Warning – We’re Always Wary Of This In Games

October 17th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Things are starting to go well again for Newcastle with a good win against Brentford on Saturday afternoon making it three wins on the trot and we are unbeaten in the last five games in all competitions, four of which have been wins. That’s since our shock 2-0 home defeat by Wolves after we had taken […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Jonjo Shelvey · Management · Newcastle News

Newcastle Star Thinks The Team Will Keep Improving

October 17th, 2016 · 23 Comments

23 year-old Ayoze Perez made his first start for Newcastle in about a month in Newcastle’s good 3-1 win at home to a good Brentford side on Saturday, and the Spaniard gave a good account of himself. Newcastle scored two goals in the first 16 minutes of the game and that helped to steady the […]

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Tags: Ayoze Perez · Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News

These Were Newcastle’s Best Three Players Against Brentford

October 16th, 2016 · 77 Comments

Jonjo Shelvey had another terrific game for Newcastle yesterday getting two assists and he essentially ran the game for Newcastle especially in the first half and he is easily our Man of the Match for that display. Jonjo got 77% of the vote so he was by far our best player in yesterday’s 3-1 home win […]

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Tags: Championship · Ciaran Clark · Coaching · Dwight Gayle · Jonjo Shelvey · Man of the Match · Newcastle News · Poll

Newcastle Player Simply Buzzing After Yesterday’s Win

October 16th, 2016 · 108 Comments

Dwight Gayle cannot stop scoring goals at the moment and long may that continue as the Newcastle number 9 now has 9 goals to his name in the Championship and he’s the top scorer in the division. In his last two home games Dwight has scored 5 goals so it’ s not too surprising he […]

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Tags: Championship · Dwight Gayle · Interview · Newcastle News

Shearer Has Coffee With Rafa – Manager’s Only Reasonably Happy

October 16th, 2016 · 16 Comments

One thing you have to understand about Rafa Benitez is that he’s a perfectionist and if we win a game 7-1 he will be talking about how we could have done better in defending the goal we conceded. 🙂 So with that in mind Rafa has no limits on what Newcastle can do under his […]

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Tags: Alan Shearer · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Other News