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Rafa Sure Of Club’s Bright Future – We’ll All Have Chance To Dream

March 24th, 2017 · 3 Comments

With there not being too much news during these boring International break the Chronicle has rescued us all by conducting a long and very interesting interview with manager Rafa Benitez. Rafa is asked a number of questions  and as usual he responds to each question with his real thought on the matter and they are also […]

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Tags: Championship · Interview · Newcastle News · Premier League · Press

Benitez Explains Why Magpies Didn’t Win Yesterday

March 19th, 2017 · 15 Comments

Newcastle had enough chances to have won the game yesterday and gain a full 3 points on both Brighton and Huddersfield, but we didn’t and we had to make do with just the one point. 🙁 But we had a perfectly good goal disallowed in the first half and these poor refereeing decisions continue to plague the […]

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Tags: Championship · Interview · Poll · Press

Rafa Gives Injury Update – Fulham Was Wake-Up Call

March 17th, 2017 · 74 Comments

Rafa Benitez has given his press conference this afternoon for the important game at Birmingham City against a struggling Blues side under manager Gianfranco Zola. It was a rare off-day for most of the Newcastle players against Fulham and we hope it was just a blip – a bad day at the office – and the […]

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

Rafa Press Conference – Fulham Difficult – Gives Advice To Mitrovic

March 10th, 2017 · 7 Comments

Rafa Benitez has given his press conference this afternoon for the important game at home tomorrow to an an-form Fulham side. Newcastle have not done as well at home as away this season so hopefully with six home games still to play we can win most of them. Rafa has talked about striker Aleksandar Mitrovic […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Press · Press Conference

Rafa – We Had Enough Chances To Win It

March 8th, 2017 · 2 Comments

Rafa Benitez seemed pleased with the performance of his players last night and we came away with a point in a 0-0 draw at Reading, but probably should have had all 3 points. But Reading also had chances to win the game and given they hit the bar in the last few seconds of the […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Interview · Newcastle News · Press

Reading Manager Praises The Quality Of Newcastle

March 8th, 2017 · 5 Comments

Newcastle’s lead at the top of the Championship was cut by 2 points to only 3 points last night as Brighton won 2-0 at Rotherham (Huddersfield won 1-0 at home to Aston Villa) and we could only draw 0-0 at 5th placed Reading. It was a decent game and Newcastle could and probably should have […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Interview · Poll · Press