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Entries Tagged as 'Steve Harper'

Veteran Goalkeeper Returns To Newcastle For New Career

August 18th, 2016 · 50 Comments

Very good news today that Steve Harper has returned to Newcastle to take up a role as the goalkeeping coach at the Newcastle Academy. Well, it’s difficult to keep Steve away from Newcastle after he spent 20 years at the club having been signed from Seaham Red Star – his home town club – back in […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Steve Harper

This Is A Player Newcastle Should Have Signed Yesterday

January 23rd, 2016 · 13 Comments

Tim Krul was injured in October playing for the Netherlands and is out for the rest of the season and now we have Rob Elliot playing extremely well for Newcastle in goal, and Rob is in line to be a contender for Player of the Season if he can keep playing like he’s done these […]

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Tags: Freddie Woodman · Karl Darlow · Rob Elliot · Steve Harper · Tim Krul · Transfer News and Rumours

Former Players React To Stunning Win On Twitter

December 7th, 2015 · 6 Comments

Two of our former players Steve Harper and Steve Watson were both delighted with what was a simply stunning result yesterday and a good display by our lads. Steve McClaren and Jurgen Klopp yesterday Steve McClaren has had a lot of criticism recently but today he got it absolutely spot on! Big performance from the […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Steve Harper · Tweet · Twitter

This Is Definitely Newcastle´s Achilles Heel

October 28th, 2015 · 6 Comments

Steve Harper has been interviewed about Newcastle´s plight – we are second bottom of the league with just 6 points from the first 10 league games – and he thinks that Steve McClaren and his staff will be given time to turn things around at the Tyneside club. Steve McClaren at the start of the […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Premier League · Press · Steve Harper

This Stopped Steve Harper Immediately Rejoining Newcastle

October 14th, 2015 · 8 Comments

Steve Harper is available as a free agent and we know Steve can do a job for Newcastle in the absence of Tim Krul this season, although Newcastle may have wanted to move on and use their current remaining experienced goalkeepers in the squad – 24 year-old Karl Darlow and 29 year-old Rob Elliot. Karl´s foot injury comes at […]

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Tags: Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Steve Harper · Tim Krul

He’ll Be Like A Bear With A Sore Head

October 12th, 2015 · 54 Comments

Since May of this year former Newcastle goalkeeper Steve Harper has been a  free agent after his contract was not extended at Hull City – who were relegated to the Championship last May. Steve is the longest serving player in Newcastle United’s history having been at the club for twenty years from the summer of 1993 […]

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Steve Harper · Tim Krul