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

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Benitez Likely To Let Some Good Players Leave This Summer

May 27th, 2016 · 19 Comments

Newcastle striker Papiss Cisse has today said he would like to stay at Newcastle for next season in the Championship – and help Newcastle get straight back to the Premier League. Papiss turns 31 early next month and he had a poor season last term, scoring only 3 goals in 21 appearances, although he did […]

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Tags: Championship · Cheick Tiote · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Prayer · Premier League

Rafa Benitez’ Infectious Enthusiasm Now In Full Cry

May 27th, 2016 · 33 Comments

Rafa Benitez is the type of man who puts himself into any challenge 100%, so it’s not too surprising that he’s now really looking forward to the challenge of a 46 game season in the Championship with Newcastle next season. There will be plenty of coaching for Rafa to do before the season ends next May when […]

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

These Are The Players Rafa Could Release This Summer

May 27th, 2016 · 15 Comments

Rafa Benitez was introduced on Wednesday night as the new Newcastle manager after two weeks of negotiations with Newcastle – and there was a huge sigh of relief coming from Newcastle fans that we could even hear over here in North Carolina. 🙂 As well as his press conference, Rafa gave a few interviews and […]

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Tags: Coaching · Contracts · Management · Newcastle News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

Rafa Benitez Calms Any Fears At Newcastle

May 26th, 2016 · 50 Comments

Rafa Benitez has already come in for some criticism from the national press in England, this time  it’s because he has no experience in managing in England’s lower leagues, as he takes on the challenge of getting Newcastle United promoted straight back to the Premier League next season. But those people – the supposed experts […]

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

Good News For Newcastle From Roy Hodgson

May 26th, 2016 · 6 Comments

England play Australia at the Stadium of Light tomorrow and the England team are staying at the Gateshead Hilton, which is just across the River Tyne from the Newcastle quayside – so Andros Townsend is back in the north-east again. And there is some good news for Newcastle fans today as England manager Roy Hodgson has […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League