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Entries Tagged as 'Pre-Season'

More Good News From Newcastle

May 27th, 2016 · 104 Comments

Newcastle have done the sensible thing and reduced season ticket prices by 10% for next season in the Championship – and it seems financially that Newcastle are in decent enough shape to survive one season down below – but no more. The club may have been tempted to keep the prices almost the same with […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Pre-Season · Season tickets

Newcastle Announce Initial Pre-Season Plans

May 27th, 2016 · 121 Comments

Newcastle have made it official they will visit Ireland for a week-long training camp in July in preparation for the long upcoming Championship season. Rafa wants to get the squad away so they can bond and share ideas and get that team spirit up – which will be very important in the upcoming season. Rafa […]

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Charnley Talks About Phenomenal World-Class Rafa Benitez

May 26th, 2016 · 35 Comments

We heard Managing Director Lee Charnley speak for the very first time last night as we watched him on nufcTV talk about Rafa Benitez. We suppose since he was born in Lancashire it isn’t too surprising he has a Lancashire accent. It seems Rafa has taken to Charnley, who seems to have been so helpful to the […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Newcastle News · Prayer · Pre-Season · Premier League

The Work Benitez Has Completed As Nervous Fans Wait

May 25th, 2016 · 78 Comments

Rafa Benitez is the classic workaholic, who is driven to be successful in his work, and as the agreements with Newcastle – given by owner Mike Ashley 10 days ago – have been drawn up at a snail’s pace – it seems that Rafa is wasting no time in getting down to real work. So while […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Pre-Season · Transfer News and Rumours

There’s Been A Positive Change Since McClaren Came In

October 23rd, 2015 · 3 Comments

Rob Elliot had a solid game in goal for Newcastle in his first start for the team in almost a year and he got the job done last Sunday against Norwich and had no chance with either of the goals. Rather both goals were the fault of Moussa Sissoko not tracking back quickly enough or […]

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Tags: Coaching · Derby · Newcastle News · Pre-Season · Premier League · Rob Elliot