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Press Conference – Gayle Not Ready But Clark Fit

April 21st, 2017 · 35 Comments

Rafa Benitez has just given his press conference for the very vital game at home on Monday night against Preston where a win would almost guarantee us a promotion place this season. Indeed if the Terriers don’t win at Fulham tomorrow and we get all 3 points against Preston we will be promoted. I just […]

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

Sky Pundit At It Again – Predicts (Hopes) Newcastle Drop Points

April 14th, 2017 · 27 Comments

David Prutton is predicting that Brighton will beat Wolves away and Newcastle will  draw 2-2 at home to Leeds and if those predictions are accurate Brighton will be on their way to winning the Championship 4 points ahead of Newcastle with only 4 games to play. David is only predicting the games today which are […]

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Rafa’s Rather Succinct Message To His Players – Cut It Out

April 13th, 2017 · 11 Comments

Benitez does not like seeing mistakes made by any player during the games he manages, but of course it happens – players are only human. But it was a bit much on Saturday at Hillsborough where it looked like some of our players hadn’t turned up or thought his would be an easy game. Wrong […]

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Video – Rafa Very Clear On The Goal For This Season

April 13th, 2017 · 20 Comments

Rafa gave his press conference early this afternoon and he had some very good news on the injury front with Ciaran Clark very close to a return, Dwight Gayle back running again in training and DeAndre Yedlin in contention for the game  against a good Leeds United side tomorrow at St. James’ Park. Rafa has talked about the […]

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Rafa Gives Some Very Good News On The Injury Situation

April 13th, 2017 · 25 Comments

Rafa Benitez has just given his press conference for the vital home game against Leeds United tomorrow night at St. James’ Park. And  after the very poor display last Saturday when we lost 2-1 at Sheffield Wednesday –  our 9th defeat this term – we are hoping for a much improved display tomorrow afternoon and […]

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Video – Subdued Benitez Bemoans Too Many Mistakes

April 9th, 2017 · Comments Off on Video – Subdued Benitez Bemoans Too Many Mistakes

Here’s what a very subdued Rafa said after our defeat yesterday at Sheffield Wednesday that was coupled with a poor performance.

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