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Rafa Benitez Emerges As Favourite For Celtic Job

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Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez has emerged as the frontrunner to take over as manager of Scottish Premiership side Celtic ahead of the new season.  Benitez’ contract with Newcastle expires in the summer and despite supporters of the Toon Army demanding that the Spaniard continues as boss of the north-east club, the chances of a new contract seem to hinge …

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City Lose Ground On Leaders Liverpool With Shock Defeat To Newcastle

Manchester City’s Premier League title challenge was rocked by a stunning 2-1 defeat at Newcastle, while Manchester United’s late escape preserved Ole Gunner Solskjaer’s unbeaten start in a dramatic 2-2 draw with Burnley on Tuesday. City needed a win at St James’ Park to close the gap on leaders Liverpool to one point ahead of the Reds’ clash with Leicester …

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Benitez: Newcastle Need ‘Another Miracle’ To Stay Up

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Rafael Benitez believes it will be “another miracle” if his Newcastle side retain their Premier League status. The Spanish manager said finishing 10th last season was an extraordinary performance but added that would be matched simply by beating the drop this term given the fact that the Magpies’ relegation rivals had all outspent the north-east side in pre-season. Newcastle’s position …

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Mike Ashley Wants To Sell Newcastle Before January

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Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley said Monday he is planning on selling the club, by the end of December, after more than a decade of ownership. Speaking on Sky News, Ashley said he was hopeful a deal could be concluded before the end of the year. “I’d like it to be before the January transfer window. Not (in) exclusive (talks) …

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No Signings? No Problem For Spurs As Alli Sinks Newcastle

Dele Alli silenced the complaints about Tottenham’s lack of signings as the England midfielder sealed a 2-1 win at Newcastle in their Premier League opener on Saturday. Mauricio Pochettino’s side are the first club in the Premier League era not to make a single signing since the introduction of the pre-season transfer window. That low-key approach has frustrated Tottenham fans, …

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Walcott Downs Newcastle To Boost Under-Fire Allardyce

Theo Walcott did his best to boost Sam Allardyce’s approval rating as the Everton winger clinched a 1-0 win against Newcastle United in the Premier League on Monday. Allardyce has been under fire for Everton’s dour style of play since he was hired in November and fans called for his dismissal following a draw at struggling Swansea City in their …

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Police Involved In Stopping Newcastle Fans From Having Sunderland Relegation Party

The fortunes of the north-east’s two biggest football clubs couldn’t be more different right now. Newcastle look to have successfully navigated the threat of relegation from the Premier League after winning three successive games, their most recent of which came against Leicester City at the King Power Stadium. Sunderland, on the other hand, look destined to drop into England’s third …

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Premier League Team Of The Weekend

On a weekend which saw victories for Liverpool, Chelsea, Manchester City, Manchester United, Newcastle and Swansea, we pick our team of the weekend from the latest Premier League action. _______ GK: Tom Heaton (Burnley) The Burnley keeper was sensational in their draw with Tottenham – making four top-class saves to keep out the likes of Harry Kane. Were it not for the …

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Watch: Huddersfield’s Aaron Mooy Grabs One Of The Goals Of The Weekend To See Off Newcastle

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Life in the Premier League has been sensational so far for Huddersfield Town – with two wins out of two for the newly-promoted club – as midfielder Aaron Mooy grabbed a great goal to secure a 1-0 victory over Newcastle on Sunday. The Terriers paid handsomely to bring the Australian midfielder to the club permanently from Manchester City this summer, and he …

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Assessing Each Of Robbie Brady’s Possible Transfer Destinations

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Since the opening of the transfer window, Robbie Brady has become the subject of a speculated bidding war. Expected to leave last summer, the Norwich City man was one of Ireland’s star performers at Euro 2016. The Irish Independent have linked Brady with moves to Leicester City, West Ham United and Crystal Palace while Newcastle-based outlet Chronicle Live have linked the Baldoyle man with …

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