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Entries Tagged as 'Rob Elliot'

Rafa Benitez Clear On Areas He Needs To Strengthen

January 5th, 2017 · 3 Comments

Newcastle will take on Birmingham  at St. Andrew’s on Saturday afternoon following Monday’s shock 1-0 defeat at Blackburn Rovers, which saw us lose 3 points to Brighton, Huddersfield and Reading. We also lost the top spot with Brighton now 2 points ahead of us with a game in hand and Reading in 3rd place 6 […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Newcastle U23 · Rob Elliot

Goalkeeper At Newcastle For The Long Haul Under Benitez

December 22nd, 2016 · 1 Comment

Rob Elliot has talked in the Chronicle again today and he has mentioned that Rafa Benitez has already told him he wants him for the long haul at Newcastle. Rob is still fighting his way back from the ACL injury he picked up in late March playing for Ireland against Slovakia. Karl Darlow is currently […]

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

Newcastle Star – Benitez Has Got Every Blade Of Grass Covered

December 22nd, 2016 · 6 Comments

Newcastle goalkeeper Rob Elliot is now getting match fit as he attempts to get his place back in the Newcastle goal from the impressive Karl Darlow, who has played really well for us so far this season. Rob has been coming back from that serious ACL injury he picked up playing for Ireland against Slovakia […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Star Reveals It’s All 100% Better Under Benitez

December 21st, 2016 · 4 Comments

30 year-old Newcastle goalkeeper Rob Elliot has been interviewed in the Chronicle and he’s admitted things in the dressing room at Newcastle are now an awful lot better than they were last season when Steve McClaren was the manager and we had characters like Moussa Sissoko in the dressing room. That’s the player who would never consider playing […]

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Tags: Coaching · Karl Darlow · Management · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot

Rob Elliot Speaks – Epitomizes Team Spirit – A Class Act

December 13th, 2016 · 5 Comments

Rob Elliot made his long-awaited return from his serious ACL knee injury last night and played the full game in the 4-2 win for the U23 side against Aston Villa at St. James’ Park. Rafa has complimented Rob today on the form he showed last night and the manager says he is keen to have […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Newcastle U23 · Rob Elliot

Player Of The Season Makes Positive Return

December 13th, 2016 · Comments Off on Player Of The Season Makes Positive Return

Rob Elliot returned for his first game since picking up that serious ACL knee injury in late March playing for the Republic of Ireland side last night and he lasted the whole game in the 4-2 win over Aston Villa U23 side at St. James’ Park. Rob conceded in the first minute without even touching […]

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Newcastle U23 · Rob Elliot