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These Were Newcastle’s Best Five Players On Saturday

August 31st, 2015 · 30 Comments

Tim Krul has come right back into top form under Steve McClaren, after having a poor time of it under interim coach John Carver last season, and Tim again made a number of top class saves on Saturday against Arsenal, just as he had at Old Trafford. And Chancel Mbemba was back at center-back, with Steven […]

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Tags: Coaching · Man of the Match · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Tim Krul

No Change – Newcastle Will Always Show Spirit And Fight

August 31st, 2015 · 14 Comments

For the second weekend running Newcastle showed considerable spirit and fight on Saturday in the 1-0 defeat at home by Arsenal, but the big factor on Saturday was the sending off of Aleksandar Mitrovic after 16 minutes, and it was always going to be hard to get anything out of the game with 10 men. […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

McClaren On Why Players Need More Than Fire In Their Bellies

August 31st, 2015 · 52 Comments

Steve McClaren has said he will talk to Aleksandar Mitrovic about his red card this week, as he had talked to Daryl Janmaat after his red card at Swansea two weeks ago. Steve will also address the topic with the first team squad. Aleksandar Mitrovic receives red after only 16 minutes

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Newcastle News · Poll

Newcastle Legend’s Opinion On Mitrovic Dismissal

August 30th, 2015 · 207 Comments

The sending off of Aleksandar Mitrovic yesterday after only 16 minutes cost us the game, and referee Andre Marriner has come under severe criticism for the decision so early in the game. And while the challenge of Mitrovic on Coquelin at first looked fairly innocuous,  when you see it a few more times it does […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

New Signing – We Honor Newcastle Shirt And Deserved More

August 30th, 2015 · 15 Comments

Chancel Mbemba talked on the Newcastle web-site yesterday immediately after the game, and he was disappointed we got nothing out of the game when we went down by only 1-0 to Arsenal,  after we played for 74 minutes with only 10 men following the Mitrovic red card, which is all the talk about the game […]

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Tags: Chancel Mbemba · Discipline · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

Poll – Have Your Say On Mitrovic Decision

August 30th, 2015 · 36 Comments

Controversy rages over the dismissal of Aleksandar Mitrovic yesterday, but whether it was the correct decision or not by referee Andre Marriner,  it not only cost us the game but meant the game as a spectacle ended after only 16 minutes. Newcastle then had little chance of getting anything out of the game, although the lads still played very […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League