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News and Commentary On Newcastle United By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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Why The Newcastle Opportunity Is Also Huge For Rafa Benitez

May 23rd, 2016 · 74 Comments

What we sometimes fail to see is when Rafa Benitez signs to stay at Newcastle ae least for the next three years, it is a huge opportunity in the career of Rafa Benitez. It also comes at a good time for him, as he wants to be a lot closer to his wife and two […]

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When Benitez Came In It Had This Effect On The City

May 23rd, 2016 · 10 Comments

Karl Darlow did himself a lot of good in the final eight games of the season when he came in after Rob Elliot was seriously injured playing for Ireland and is now out until close to the end of the year with an ACL knee injury. Karl has made his league debut at West Brom […]

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Newcastle Goalkeeper On The Difficulties Of The Championship

May 23rd, 2016 · 5 Comments

Newcastle goalkeeper Karl Darlow has ample experience in the Championship having played 111 times for Nottingham Forest and he even expects Newcastle to start as promotion favorites as we did seven years ago – the last time we were relegated. This coming week could be monumental for Newcastle fans, as it’s expected that Rafa Benitez […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Karl Darlow · Newcastle News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Defender In Big Demand In Premier League

May 23rd, 2016 · 4 Comments

We thought that when Paul Dummett returned to the team under Rafa Benitez in April, he looked like a different player and has certainly benefited from Rafa’s excellent coaching, as have a number of other players at Newcastle. The 24-year-old Welshman is in demand in the Premier League with West Brom, Crystal Palace and Stoke […]

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Tags: Championship · Contracts · Newcastle News · Paul Dummett · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

Benitez Deal Imminent – Why Newcastle Should Make A Big Splash

May 22nd, 2016 · 222 Comments

After what seems like a very long time and started the morning after we were relegated after Sunderland had easily beaten a listless Everton side 3-0 at the Stadium of Light, it’s now looking like the announcement of Rafa Benitez as the new Newcastle manager for at least the next three years is imminent. The […]

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