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Entries Tagged as '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

Newcastle Make Surprise Move For Goalkeeper

November 3rd, 2015 · 50 Comments

There are reports today that Newcastle are making a move to bring Crystal Palace goalkeeper Julian Speroni on an emergency loan deal for the game at Bournemouth on Saturday. The experienced 36 year-old Argentine is currently being kept out of the first team by Welsh International Wayne Hennessey and maybe Newcastle are hoping their former manager […]

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

Newcastle Youngster Likely To Get Huge Opportunity

November 1st, 2015 · 52 Comments

Steve McClaren talked on nufcTV immediately after the game yesterday and was asked about the status of goalkeeper Rob Elliot who made two excellent saves for us yesterday. Rob had a thigh problem but was given a fitness test before the game and he told McClaren he could play and he did well – until […]

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Tags: Freddie Woodman · Injuries · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul