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Entries Tagged as 'Tim Krul'

Rafa – This Player Is So Positive – A Good Character

October 3rd, 2016 · 54 Comments

Last summer when Steve McClaren had just come in as the new manager he was going to send goalkeeper Rob Elliot out on loan, but Rob was so enthusiastic in training and so positive that he decided to keep him at Newcastle. Then last October when Tim Krul was seriously injured playing for the Netherlands […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul

Coach On Why He Let One Of His Stars Join Newcastle

September 7th, 2016 · 8 Comments

In an interview recently Matz Sels said that the training sessions Rafa Benitez runs at Newcastle United are a lot more intense than those of his former coach at Gent, Hein Vanhaezebrouck. Matz joked that at Newcastle “My morning forest walks are not there anymore.” Hein Vanhaezebrouck – Gent head coach

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

Tim Krul Gives Update – Sets Date For Comeback

September 5th, 2016 · 7 Comments

Tim Krul suffered a serious knee injury of his ACL on October 11th last year towards the end of the 2-1 win in Kazakhstan, so it’s now a full 11 months that Tim has been out. That’s one reason we don’t expect his Newcastle team-mate Rob Elliott to be back much before the end of […]

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

5th Player Goes Out On Loan For The Season

August 25th, 2016 · 5 Comments

It’s been confirmed tonight that Tim Krul has gone out on loan to Ajax for the season, where he will take over from Netherlands number one goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen, who has joined Barcelona for a fee of £11M that was announced earlier today. Tim has been given a one year extension to his contract which […]

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Tags: Championship · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Other News · Tim Krul

Newcastle To Announce Big Deal Early Next Week

August 25th, 2016 · 15 Comments

News in the local press that Newcastle have offered goalkeeper Rob Elliot a massive new deal to keep him at Newcastle long term – and that should certainly keep the 30 year-old happy as he comes back from a very serious ACL knee injury. Rob was our best player last season and our Player of the Season and […]

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Tags: Contracts · Financials · Karl Darlow · Leadership · Matz Sels · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul