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Entries Tagged as 'Steven Taylor'

Top Players Returning For Sunderland Derby

October 9th, 2012 · 20 Comments

It turns out that Steven Taylor was very close to making the game last Sunday, but he failed a late fitness test, but he should be ready for the next game in two weeks time, and local lad Steven needs no help to get motivated for games against the old enemy – Sunderland. Steven Taylor […]

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Tags: Danny Simpson · Fabricio Coloccini · Injuries · Newcastle News · Steve Harper · Steven Taylor · Tim Krul

Good News On The Newcastle Injury Front

October 3rd, 2012 · 107 Comments

Newcastle will get one of their top defenders back soon, and the news is that right full-back Danny Simpson is available to play on Thursday night against Bordeaux, after finally recovering from the hamstring strain he picked up at against Atromitos in the Europa League qualifying round in late August. Danny Simpson – in action […]

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Tags: Danny Simpson · Fabricio Coloccini · Injuries · Newcastle News · Steven Taylor · Tim Krul

Newcastle In Center-Back Injury Dilemma – Again

October 1st, 2012 · 23 Comments

Newcastle have both Fabricio Coloccini and Steven Taylor injured with hamstring injuries, and we are again short of center-back cover in the squad, just as we were last season, and we thought the plan was to bring in another center-back over the summer, but for whatever reason we didn’t manage to strengthen the Newcastle squad. […]

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Injuries · James Perch · Newcastle News · Steven Taylor

Some Positives To Take Out Of The Game Yesterday

September 30th, 2012 · 20 Comments

There are a number of good things that Alan Pardew will be able to take out of the game yesterday, but there are also some things about Newcastle’s play, that will be worrying to the Newcastle manager. James Perch saves Newcastle when his kicks ball clear from Pogrebnyak

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Premier League · Steve Harper · Steven Taylor

Pardew Disappointed With Performance – Taylor Should Be OK

September 29th, 2012 · 124 Comments

Alan Pardew was not happy with the performance of Newcastle this afternoon at Reading, and he says he’s concerned with some of the performance levels of the players – but the good news is that Steven Taylor was taken off as a precaution, and he should be OK for next Sunday at Old Trafford – […]

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Steven Taylor