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Entries Tagged as 'Tim Krul'

Rafa Gives His Verdict On New Goalkeeper

August 20th, 2016 · 30 Comments

In the absence of Tim Krul and Rob Elliot, newly arrived Matz Sels has won the starting position in goal over Karl Darlow, who has played many games in the Championship for Nottingham Forest. Rafa Benitez has taken time out to talk about the new Belgium goalkeeper and how he has performed so far this season. Matz […]

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Tags: Coaching · Freddie Woodman · Matz Sels · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul · Transfer News and Rumours

Transfer Shock At Newcastle

August 17th, 2016 · 62 Comments

Rafa Benitez said yesterday that if Newcastle get some offers in this month for veteran goalkeeper Tim Krul then they will consider selling him. It looks like Tim will be the odd man out of the five goalkeepers we currently have – Tim, Matz Sels, Karl Darlow, Rob Elliot and 19 year-old England U-19 International […]

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Tags: Contracts · Freddie Woodman · Karl Darlow · Matz Sels · Newcastle News · Other News · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul · Transfer News and Rumours

Good News – Returning Player Can Still Do A Job For Newcastle

August 15th, 2016 · 113 Comments

With a lot of tentativeness and uncertainty in the Newcastle team at the beginning of the season, what we seem to be lacking is some experience, so it’s good news today that Tim Krul is almost fully fit again and ready to join the goalkeepers in daily training in one to two weeks. Tim joined the […]

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Tags: Championship · Contracts · Newcastle News · Rob Elliot · Tim Krul

Hints Newcastle Goalkeeper On His Way In January

August 9th, 2016 · 22 Comments

Juventus were keen to bring in Newcastle’s Tim Krul as back-up to 38-year-old goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon a couple of years ago when a massive £20M transfer fee was mentioned. It seems the Italian giants are still interested in Tim as the eventual replacement, but Tim will probably not play until October and he will have to […]

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Tags: Contracts · Newcastle News · Premier League · Tim Krul · Transfer News and Rumours

New Signing Comes Across As Very Down To Earth

August 2nd, 2016 · 30 Comments

Matz Sels was interviewed during the Open Day at St. James’ Park and he has revealed he turned down offers from Premier League clubs to join manager Rafa Benitez at Newcastle United. The 24 year-old joined us from Gent for around £5M and Matz was the first signing of the summer for Rafa. And it […]

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

Newcastle Goalkeeper Demonstrates Excellent Attitude

July 30th, 2016 · 18 Comments

With Tim Krul and Rob Elliot looking like they would not be fit at the start of August, we thought that Karl Darlow would be in the Newcastle goal for the first game of the season and that 19 year-old Freddie Woodman would be on the bench. That’s the way it was for the last 8 […]

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Tags: Coaching · Karl Darlow · Matz Sels · Newcastle News · Pre-season · Tim Krul