Steve McClaren

Betting Blog & News 13-03-2016

How will Rafa Benitez fare at St. James’ Park?

Rafa Benitez, former Champions League winner and all-round fan favourite within the Anfield faithful, may be in for somewhat of a culture shock when he takes his first match as Newcastle United manager next time out against the formidable Leicester City.   In a mere matter of months, the 55-year-old Spanish tactician has gone from […]

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Betting Blog & News 31-01-2016

Hatem Ben Arfa: The ‘One Who Got Away’ for Newcastle United?

Despite somehow providing the Premier League with one of its biggest spenders in 2015/16, Newcastle United have ultimately failed to raise much excitement in and around St. James’ this term, with the impending threat of relegation ever present on the scene for Steve McClaren and his struggling Magpies outfit.     It seems as if […]

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Betting Blog & News 03-01-2016

Will Newcastle United be relegated if they fail to spend this January?

Let’s face it – barring a few surprise results against the likes of Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur respectively before the turn of the year – the 2015/16 campaign has so far proven an utterly desperate one for the Newcastle United faithful.   The fans are quite understandably growing more and more frustrated with every passing […]

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Betting Blog & News 28-11-2015

Has Steve McClaren reached the end of the road with Newcastle?

After suffering a desperately humiliating loss at the hands of Crystal Palace last time out – a game in which Alan Pardew’s Eagles managed to put five goals past the lonely figure of Rob Elliot in the Magpies’ net – Newcastle United are a side clearly looking the impending threat of relegation right in the […]

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Betting Blog & News 19-10-2015

How big a miss will Tim Krul prove for Newcastle this term?

Despite successfully recording their first league win of the season in a stunning 3-2 victory against Norwich City last time out, the ever menacing threat of relegation still remains in place for Steve McClaren and his determined Newcastle United outfit.   The Magpies currently remain rooted in the bottom three with six points taken from […]

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Betting Blog & News 01-10-2015

Will Steve McClaren survive the season at St. James Park?

Despite eventually giving a rather strong account of themselves last time out against Jose Mourinho’s struggling Chelsea outfit, Newcastle United and Steve McClaren have nonetheless begun the 2015/16 campaign in more than precarious style.   A meagre total of three points picked up after seven Premier League fixtures doesn’t bode well for the Magpies going […]

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Betting Blog & News 21-08-2015

Does Fabricio Coloccini still have a role to play at St. James’ Park?

Newcastle United may have got off to a fairly improved start against Southampton on the opening day of the season, yet in somewhat characteristic style for the Magpies in recent years, Steve McClaren’s new side nevertheless crumbled once again when tasked with facing Swansea City last time out.   The newly installed boss on Tyneside […]

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Betting Blog & News 05-08-2015

Just how successful will Newcastle United’s latest transfer activity prove in 2015/16?

Newcastle United and the loyal St. James’ faithful certainly played host to a pretty difficult season on Tyneside last year with all things considered. From the club’s notorious chairman making several suspicious decisions behind the scenes in the boardroom, to the players themselves failing to do their team justice out on the pitch – the […]

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