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Entries Tagged as 'Vurnon Anita'

Rafa Laments Loss Of Midfielder But Praises Returning Star

February 18th, 2017 · 1 Comment

It was bad news for Newcastle fans when they heard yesterday that Isaac Hayden was undergoing surgery  on his injured ankle and when asked how long he would be out Rafa Benitez said about four weeks. And at the same time he said Vurnon Anita had participated in the training session and it is exactly […]

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Tags: Championship · Injuries · Isaac Hayden · Newcastle News · Surgery · Vurnon Anita

Maybe This Talented Utility Man Can Fill In For Isaac Hayden

February 17th, 2017 · 2 Comments

It was disappointing news today in Rafa’s press conference that Isaac Hayden is out for four weeks after having surgery on his injured ankle. But on the other hand he’s been playing through the pain barrier for too long so to have the surgery is good. It’s a chronic injury so it needs to be […]

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Tags: Championship · Chancel Mbemba · Isaac Hayden · Jack Colback · Newcastle News · Vurnon Anita

It Will Be A Shock If These Two Stalwarts Are Released This Summer

February 10th, 2017 · 5 Comments

We had assumed that both Yoan Gouffran and Vurnon Anita would be given new deals this summer if Newcastle are back in the Premier League. There are a number of reasons for thinking that. One is that both players have played very well for us this season and they have good experience in the Premier League too. Yoan […]

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Tags: Contracts · Financials · Newcastle News · Premier League · Vurnon Anita · Yoan Gouffran

Newcastle Injury Situation Clearing Up Nicely

February 6th, 2017 · 52 Comments

If everything goes according to plan it could be that come Saturday we have only two injured players in the squad and that would be Vurnon Anita and Rolando Aarons, who is probably out with his ACL injury until the summer. Vurnon has an ankle injury but it doesn’t seem the ligaments are damaged and he will […]

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Tags: Championship · Dwight Gayle · Injuries · Newcastle News · Rolando Aarons · Vurnon Anita

Fans React To Injury Prognosis On Three Players

January 17th, 2017 · 4 Comments

The injury prognosis on Dwight Gayle was good, that he would be out just two to three weeks with his hamstring injury – but it was not good on Vurnon Anita, who will be out two to three months with his ankle injury. Vurnon has suffered ankle ligament damage and he will do well to […]

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Tags: Championship · Dwight Gayle · Injuries · Isaac Hayden · Newcastle News · Vurnon Anita

Injuries – It’s Good News For Gayle – Bad News For Anita

January 16th, 2017 · 10 Comments

There good news and bad news tonight on the Newcastle injury situation according to George Caulkin of the Times. It’s quite good news on Dwight Gayle in that his hamstring injury is not too serious and he should be back playing in two to three weeks. But it’s not that good news for Vurnon Anita […]

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Tags: Championship · Dwight Gayle · Injuries · Isaac Hayden · Newcastle News · Vurnon Anita