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

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Rafa Benitez Speaks About Fans And Incredible Win

September 29th, 2016 · 59 Comments

Rafa Benitez was cool and calm after the game – as usual – as he spoke to reporters following the 4-3 stoppage time win against league leaders Norwich City last night. Rafa paid tribute to the fans and also says Newcastle had bad luck in the first half when we should have been ahead at the […]

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Tags: Championship · Interview · Newcastle News · Other News · Poll · Press · Press Conference

Frustrated Norwich Manager – Most Bizarre Game Ever

September 29th, 2016 · 11 Comments

Norwich manager Alex Neil according to the Norwich Evening News never wants to set foot inside St James’ Park again after a ‘bizarre’ 4-3 stoppage time defeat last night at Newcastle United. Norwich City were winning the game 3-2 going into six minutes of stoppage time and believe it or believe it not – but Newcastle […]

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Tags: Coaching · Match Reports · Newcastle News · Other News · Poll · Press · Press Conference

Rafa – I Am Really Proud Of My Players

September 29th, 2016 · 29 Comments

Rafa Benitez was interviewed after the game last night against Norwich, in which somehow Newcastle came back from 3-2 down to score two goals in the final 90 seconds of the six minutes of stoppage time to win the game 4-3. There was pandemonium when Dwight Gayle, who scored a hat-trick  latched onto a long […]

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Benitez – Winning In This Way Is A Boost For Everybody

September 28th, 2016 · 11 Comments

Rafa Benitez kept Dwight Gayle and Mo Diame in the side for tonight’s game against Norwich City even though they missed several chances at Aston Villa on Saturday. But Rafa has managed close to 1,000 games (982 to be exact) and he knows when players should be dropped and when to keep them in the […]

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This Is Definitely Good News For Newcastle

September 27th, 2016 · 156 Comments

It looks like taking off young DeAndre Yedlin after 75 minutes on Saturday was a good move by Rafa Benitez and the 23 year-old American will likely be fit for tomorrow’s night’s test against Norwich City at home. Norwich are now top of the league on 20 points from 9 games – 4 points more […]

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Tags: DeAndre Yedlin · Injuries · Newcastle News · Poll · Press · Press Conference