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This Is Mitro’s Biggest Asset But Also His Biggest Weakness

October 15th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Rafa Benitez has been talking about our 22 year-old Serbian International striker Aleksandar Mitrovic and the Newcastle manager has said that when he heard the striker had scored two goals for Serbia last week he rushed to the internet to see the video of the two goals. Mitro has a lot of passion and Rafa […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Championship · Coaching · Newcastle News · Other News · Poll

Benitez Gives Update On Injuries – One Player Still Out

October 14th, 2016 · 65 Comments

During Rafa’s press conference earlier this afternoon the manager gave an update on Newcastle’s injuries and it seems a number of the injured players are slowly but surely are coming back into the fray. Rob Elliot came back to full training earlier this week and Massadio Haidara has been back for some weeks now, but it seems […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Medical · Newcastle News · Poll · Rolando Aarons

Accolades From Rafa For This Improving Newcastle Star

October 14th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Rafa Benitez picked out Newcastle play-maker Jonjo Shelvey for praise in his press conference today and it seems that Shelvey is starting to approach his best form after having had a difficult start to his Newcastle career earlier in the year. And Rafa has said he thinks Jonjo is starting to play so well that he […]

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Tags: England News · Jonjo Shelvey · Newcastle News · Poll · Press · Press Conference

Initial Comments From Rafa’s Press Conference

October 14th, 2016 · 47 Comments

Rafa Benitez has just given his press conference for the game against Brentford tomorrow afternoon at St. James’ Park and he has talked about Aleksandar Mitrovic and Jonjo Shelvey during his initial comments. Rafa Benitez – just completed his press conference

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Poll · Press · Press Conference

Here’s A Dire Warning For Newcastle Tomorrow

October 14th, 2016 · 3 Comments

In our poll for the game tomorrow almost 9 out of 10 Newcastle fans expect us to win this game, but Sky Sports pundit Ian Holloway doesn’t agree and he doesn’t even think the game will be a draw – he predicts a 1-0 win for the visitors. If that happens it will be our third defeat […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Poll