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Entries Tagged as 'Premier League'

Newcastle Face Huge Competition For This Player In January

December 13th, 2016 · 17 Comments

Rafa Benitez has talked recently about the targets he has in the January transfer window and it seems he has identified the positions he wants to strengthen the squad in. It’s always difficult to know exactly which positions they could be – but one of them could be center-back. Last season’s number one choice at center-back, Chancel […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Premier League Clubs To Target A Number Of Newcastle Players

December 13th, 2016 · 5 Comments

Newcastle have been doing extremely well this season on all levels, even though we have just come off a three game losing streak. The players Rafa brought in last summer such as Matt Ritchie, Ciaran Clark, Dwight Gayle and Isaac Hayden among others, have all improved under the coaching of the top-class Newcastle manager. Jamaal Lascelles is […]

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

The Fairy Tale Continues – Rafa Keen To Keep This Player

December 12th, 2016 · 147 Comments

Two players who are first choice at Newcastle this season – Yoan Gouffran and Vurnon Anita – two players who work their socks off for the team – have contracts which run out next June. We had thought that Vurnon would get a new deal but not Yoan – but it looks like we wrong […]

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Tags: Championship · Contracts · Newcastle News · Premier League · Vurnon Anita · Yoan Gouffran

Rafa Wastes No Time – The Newcastle Dream Continues

December 12th, 2016 · 26 Comments

It would have been much better if Newcastle could have survived in the Premier League last season  and then we would still be in the top league in England and getting some publicity. In the Championship it’s hard to find much news on Newcastle when you look online at national newspapers like the Mirror, Mail, Telegraph […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Premier League

Shearer Makes Some Surprising Personal Comments

December 12th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Alan Shearer has made some surprising comments when he was being interviewed in the Newcastle city center by Sky Sports presenter Geoff Shreeves. Alan had a stellar career in football when he scored 379 in 734 total  games and of course at Newcastle he broke Jackie Milburn’s record of 200 goals with 206 goals in 404 […]

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Tags: Awards · Coaching · Newcastle News · Premier League

West Ham Home In On Newcastle Manager Rafa Benitez

December 11th, 2016 · 7 Comments

The Mirror is reporting today that Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez remains their number one choice if Slaven Bilic doesn’t start to turn things around at the Hammers soon. Bilic has been under pressure most of the season after a poor start to his second season in charge in London and is under increasing pressure. West Ham […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Premier League