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Quiz: Name The Last 10 Ireland Internationals To Play For Newcastle

Ireland Newcastle Quiz

In our latest football quiz, we want you to name the last 10 Republic of Ireland internationals who have donned the famous black and white stripes of Newcastle United.  There are currently two Ireland internationals involved with Steve Bruce’s side while over the years there have been some who enjoyed their time on Tyneside whereas others may want to forget …

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Matty Longstaff “Speechless” As Sizzling Strike Sinks Manchester United

Newcastle United midfielder Matty Longstaff was understandably buzzing after his first goal for his hometown club gave The Magpies a crucial three points against Manchester United at St James’ Park. Steve Bruce’s side were coming off the back of a disappointing 5-0 defeat to Leicester City last weekend and the Newcastle boss opted to draft the 19-year-old into the starting …

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Leinster V Saracens: Choose A Combined XV From Starting Teams

Sexton Farrell Leinster Saracens

Both Leinster and Saracens have named their teams ahead of Saturday’s Heineken Champions Cup final showdown in St James Park, Newcastle. Mark McCall has made two changes to his Saracens side who overcame Munster in the semi-final last month. Sean Maitland was a late withdrawal in that game but returns to the starting XV for the final. Meanwhile, Will Skelton’s …

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Credit To Pochettino, But How Long Can Spurs Keep This Escape Act Up?

For the third Premier League game in a row, Tottenham required a late goal to see off their opponents, as talismanic Heung-Min Son grabbed an 81st-minute winner to help see off Newcastle United on Saturday. Buoyed by their stunning victory over champions Manchester City, Newcastle looked chock full of confidence as they attempted to spring another upset in their bid …

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Benitez Watched Father Ted & Dad’s Army To Improve English

Rafa Benitez

Newcastle manager, Rafa Benitez, has revealed that he relied on various sitcoms and the music of ‘The Beatles’ when he first arrived in England in 2004. According to BBC Sport, the 58-year-old Spaniard is a huge fan of English sitcoms and has even borrowed phrases from ‘Dads Army’ for his team talks after Newcastle failed to win any of their …

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Premier League 3 PM Kickoffs: Newcastle Out Of Relegation Zone

Cardiff City’s foray into the top 17 of the Premier League was a short-lived one. In the lunchtime game, Neil Warnock’s side briefly lifted themselves out of the relegation spots with an injury time winner against Brighton, but the afternoon fixtures will keep the Welsh side grounded in the weeks ahead. The turmoil at Newcastle United is evident, with just …

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Jose Mourinho Charged For “Offensive” Post-Match Comments

Jose Mourinho was charged by the Football Association over comments he made after Manchester United’s victory against Newcastle and faces a potential touchline ban if found guilty. The United manager spoke into a camera after his side came from behind to triumph 3-2 at Old Trafford, easing the immediate pressure on him after a string of poor results. “Jose Mourinho …

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Mourinho Receives Text Of Support From Board Amid Sacking Rumours

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho revealed he had received a text message of support from the club’s board ahead of his team’s thrilling 3-2 win over Newcastle at Old Trafford on Saturday. Speculation over Mourinho’s position mounted before kick-off following United’s poor start to the season and, with his team trailing 2-0 inside 10 minutes, the Portuguese boss looked like …

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Watch: Mourinho Admits Form Is Unacceptable In Abrupt Press Conference

Jose Mourinho acknowledged that Manchester United’s current run of form is unacceptable as he battles to turn around their season. The manager held a three-minute press conference during which he took six questions from journalists, which he answered briefly before swiftly departing. The 55-year-old Portuguese is under enormous pressure, with United in their worst position after seven league matches since …

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