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Entries Tagged as 'Tim Krul'

These Circumstances May Force Magpies To Bring In Goalkeeper

November 19th, 2015 · 67 Comments

We’re sure Newcastle are looking at the market for goalkeepers in the January transfer window and by then we should have a good idea if we need to bring in a new goalkeeper or whether Rob Elliot and Karl Darlow can get the job done for the club in Tim Krul’s absence. The main thing […]

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Tags: Coaching · Freddie Woodman · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Tim Krul

Newcastle Reported To Be Interested In Italian International

November 17th, 2015 · 54 Comments

France Football is reporting today that Newcastle United are interested in 6’4″ PSG goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu, who is 28 years old. It looks like Sirigu will not get many games this season, after being the number one goalkeeper at the Paris club for the last four seasons, but German U21 International goalkeeper Kevin Trapp arrived […]

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Tags: Karl Darlow · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul

Good News On The Newcastle Goalkeeping Front

November 11th, 2015 · 70 Comments

The good news we wanted to hear is that Newcastle goalkeeper Rob Elliot has not travelled with the Republic of Ireland squad to Bosnia and Herzegovina for the first leg of their Euro 2016 play-off match. Maybe it’s a selfish position to take because if you are Irish we know this is a really important […]

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Tags: Euro 2016 · International break · International News · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul

Why The Newcastle Goalkeeper Is A Top Professional

November 10th, 2015 · 39 Comments

Maybe a good definition of goalkeeper Rob Elliot he is a good team player and earlier this year he signed an extension to his contract with little fanfare – that keeps him at the club until 2019 – and from what we have seen in three games from Rob deputising for the injured Tim Krul […]

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Tags: Freddie Woodman · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul

Battle Brewing Over Rob Elliot

November 10th, 2015 · 22 Comments

Rob Elliot was being assessed by a specialist yesterday to see if he is fully recovered from that thigh injury  and we suppose if he’s given the all-clear he will join up with the Republic of Ireland squad for their two-game qualifier against Bosnia and Herzegovina. Martin O’Neill knows all about the great game Rob […]

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Tags: Injuries · International break · International News · Newcastle News · Premier League · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul

Newcastle To Take A Huge Risk At Bournemouth

November 5th, 2015 · 24 Comments

We seem to be almost in the same situation we were almost a year ago with Tim Krul out injured – this time for the season and Rob Elliot deputizing but with a dodgy thigh injury that could go at any time. And we have a player on the bench who has never played for […]

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Tags: Freddie Woodman · Injuries · Karl Darlow · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul