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Rafa Pinpoints Exactly What Has Gone Wrong At Newcastle

April 22nd, 2017 · 150 Comments

Rafa Benitez should be a man under pressure these days, but don’t tell him that. 🙂 The manager gave some really astute interviews yesterday and he is as calm as ever and has fully analyzed the many Newcastle mistakes that have cost us what are a massive important 8 points in our last three games. We have to […]

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This Man Is The Low Key Unlikely Hero At Newcastle

April 22nd, 2017 · 33 Comments

We’ve made no secret of the fact we like 34 year-old Daryl Murphy a lot, because of his complete professionalism and he’s such a team player. He realizes he takes second place to the team and that’s not always true with footballers these days. And while he hasn’t played much for Newcastle this term he still […]

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The Tide May Finally Be Turning For Newcastle

April 22nd, 2017 · 3 Comments

When we got home from the hospital last night  after an unexpected four hour stay, I casually checked the Championship for some reason and saw that Brighton had lost 2-0 away at Norwich. What a surprise that was – but maybe it had something to do with Brighton, managed magnificently this season by former Magpies boss Chris […]

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Rafa Benitez – This Would Never Happen In Spain

April 22nd, 2017 · 7 Comments

Rafa Benitez during yesterday’s press conference admitted he was a little surprised that a referee born in Huddersfield, Andrew Madley, gets to referee the crucial match on Monday night between Newcastle and Preston. Huddersfield and Reading are two teams who can still overtake Newcastle if we keep dropping points like we have done in the last three games – […]

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This Could Be Rafa’s Team To Beat Preston On Monday

April 21st, 2017 · 130 Comments

It was good news from Rafa today in his press conference  that Ciaran Clark is in full training with the first team squad and hopefully the Irish International can start against Preston on Monday night and help to keep the back door bolted. Twice in the last 7 games we have conceded three goals and […]

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Press Conference – Gayle Not Ready But Clark Fit

April 21st, 2017 · 35 Comments

Rafa Benitez has just given his press conference for the very vital game at home on Monday night against Preston where a win would almost guarantee us a promotion place this season. Indeed if the Terriers don’t win at Fulham tomorrow and we get all 3 points against Preston we will be promoted. I just […]

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