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Entries Tagged as 'Training Ground'

Rafa Needs Big Improvements Made To Benton Training Grounds

April 25th, 2017 · 34 Comments

It was in November of 2013 that Newcastle announced the club would invest ¬£25M in the Benton Training ground to convert it into a world-class facility that had things like a swimming pool included. Nothing has been done on that since that time. But that’s because Newcastle have floundered near the bottom of the Premier […]

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Tags: Facilities · Newcastle News · Technology · Training · Training Ground

Great Photos Of Upbeat Players In Training Today

March 30th, 2017 · 32 Comments

Here are some photos taken during the training today and shown in the Chronicle – there are some great photos of the lads preparing for the vital game at home to Wigan on Saturday and the lads certainly seem upbeat. Let’s hope they are upbeat on Saturday¬†afternoon and can win this game – it’s now […]

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Coach Honored To Watch Rafa’s Great Flowing Training Sessions

March 29th, 2017 · 7 Comments

When you are a world-class coach like Rafa Benitez, you will get requests from younger coaches to come watch your training sessions so they can learn from the experts in the game. On the other hand if you are not a good coach you will not be bothered too much by coaches wanting to learn […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Training · Training Ground

Rafa To Make Many Changes At The Club This Summer

March 25th, 2017 · 27 Comments

Rafa has answered even more questions during the Chronicles’ extended and exclusive interview with the Newcastle United manager. Overall Rafa seems to be satisfied with what he’s achieved so far in such a short time-frame – just over a year – and we think he’s done a tremendous job for the club. But there are […]

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Tags: Coaching · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Siem de Jong · Training Ground · Transfer News and Rumours

Player Explains Simply – What Makes Rafa World-Class

March 14th, 2017 · 10 Comments

Rafa Benitez eats, sleeps and breathes football, so he is very well suited to be the manager of Newcastle United where the City is well known for its complete passion for football and everything revolves around its famous football club. It’s been clear in the year Rafa has been at the club that he wants […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Paul Dummett · Training Ground · Trophies

15 Photos Of Newcastle Players In Training On Friday

November 4th, 2016 · 37 Comments

Here are some pictures taken today at the Benton training center as the lads prepare for the next test – a home game against Cardiff City.

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Training · Training Ground