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Rafa’s View – First Half Was A Little Bit Nervy

January 21st, 2017 · 22 Comments

When Rafa Benitez gives his after game interviews after each game,  he is always straight and analyzes the game and what we did good and what we didn’t do good. And Rafa was a bit critical of Newcastle’s first half performance today in the 4-0 win over Rotherham United – and things started to go […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Poll · Press · Press Conference

Newcasle Back On Top With Second Ritchie Brace In Four Days

January 21st, 2017 · 12 Comments

Matt Ritchie has scored four goals in four days for Newcastle to take his total for the season to 10 goals and that’s now half of what top goalscorer Dwight Gayle has in the league this season. And we easily won the game this afternoon by 4-0 against bottom the league side Rotherham United. Derby […]

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Tags: Championship · Man of the Match · Newcastle News · Poll

Newcastle Beat Rotherham 4-0 – Go Top Again

January 21st, 2017 · 13 Comments

Newcastle beat bottom of the league side Rotherham United today at St. James Park in front of another sell-out crowd of over 52,000  fans. And that was our first double of the season and this time it was a 4-0 win and out first clean sheet in eight games, so Rafa will be pleased with […]

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Tags: Championship · Match Reports · Newcastle News · Poll

Is Rafa Benitez Still Confident Of Promotion?

January 21st, 2017 · 104 Comments

This season is not turning out to be as easy in the promotion race as some of us had hoped for in the summer and would you believe that Brighton won again last night even though they were reduced to 10 men after 65 minutes. They still somehow managed to beat a good Sheffield Wednesday […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

This Could Be Rafa’s Team For Rotherham – 7 Changes

January 20th, 2017 · 202 Comments

A number of our first team players will return for the Rotherham game tomorrow afternoon after they had a game off on Wednesday night in the 3-1 win over Birmingham in the 3rd round replay of the FA Cup. Rafa made eight changes to the side for that game and started three youngsters who did well […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Poll · Teams

Rafa Talks About Elliot, Krul, Mitrovic And Rotherham

January 20th, 2017 · 9 Comments

Rafa Benitez has just completed his press conference for the important game at home to Rotherham United tomorrow afternoon. We now have two wins in a row after beating Brentford and Birmingham in the last week, so we are hoping we can make it three wins in a row tomorrow – although nothing is ever […]

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Tags: Championship · Poll · Press · Press Conference