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Newcastle Player Shows Why He’s A Top Class Professional

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As we have pointed out in an earlier article that Ciaran Clark must be the unluckiest player ion the Newcastle team to have lost his place. It was due to Ciaran playing [...]

He Is The Unluckiest Player At Newcastle This Season

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Ciaran Clark started the seasonalongside Florian Lejeune when Newcastle were at home to Tottenham in the first game back in August. But then Florian was injured after a poor tackle from Harry [...]

Newcastle Players In High Spirits – Focused And Working Hard

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Francisco de Miguel Moreno (Paco) did the media duties yesterday for Newcastle in the absence of Rafa Benitez, who is still recovering from a hernia operation he had during the International break. [...]

Serbia Coach Takes A Dig At Rafa Benitez

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The Republic of Ireland will play Serbia in Dublin tonight in World Cup qualifying, and it looks like Ciaran Clark could even be marking hisNewcastle team-mate Aleksandar Mitrovic. Mitro is in the [...]

Newcastle’s Forgotten Player – Our Man Of The Match At Huddersfield

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Huddersfield's new signing from Montpellier Steve Mounie is excellent in the air which is one reason why Rafa paired Ciaran Clark together in central defense. And Cancel Mbemba ended up [...]

Newcastle Star’s Starting Position Under Jeopardy Next Season

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Ciaran Clark turned out to be a stellar buy for Rafa Benitez last summer. Ciaran had always looked a classy player once hecame through the Aston Villa Academy, but like a lot [...]

Player Reveals The Traits That Make Rafa Benitez World Class

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We have missed Ciaran Clark a lot since he got injured in the 3-1 loss at home to Fulham. And if Ciaran had been playing we wouldn't be in the relatively poor position we are in now, where Huddersfield can still catch us unless we wake up and start winning some games again. Brighton are [...]

Video – Rafa Very Clear On The Goal For This Season

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Rafa gave his press conference and he had some good news on the injury front with Ciaran Clark very close, Dwight Gayle back running in training and DeAndre Yedlin in contention for the game tomorrow against a good Leeds United side at St. James' Park. This is what Rafa has said about the injures and [.

Newcastle Could Get Injury Boost For Leeds Game

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After our poor performance on Saturday at Hillsborough the major question will be if any of our injured players are fit to come back into the side against Leeds United on Friday afternoon. Players who could possibly return include Isaac Hayden, Jack Colback, Ciaran Clark and DeAndre Yedlin and certainly if we can get Isaac [.

Some Unsettling News On The Injury Front

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With the season ending five weeks on Sunday and there still being eight games to play, any injuries now will likely mean the players will miss quite a few games. Some bad news on the injury front for Newcastle is that the injuries to both Daryl Murphy and Ciaran Clark are worse than first feared. [..

Rafa Benitez Heaps Praise On Newcastle Defender

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Grant Hanley is a player who may not be fully appreciated at Newcastle and he could still have a good future under Rafa Benitez on Tyneside. Grant is a dour Scot and a leader both off and on the pitch and those are the type of individuals you want in any successful squad. Hanley is [...]

Better News On The Injury Front From Benitez

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Rafa Benitez has given an update on the injuries to DeAndre Yedlin, Ciaran Clark and Paul Dummett and they don't seem as bad as first reported yesterday especially with 23 year-old Yedlin. It seems the American could be back in two or three weeks and with the International break of two weeks coming up, [.

Three Newcastle Players Make Republic Of Ireland Squad

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Rob Elliot has finally been recalled to the Republic of Ireland squad but it's only the provisional squad of 39 players and he is listed as one of four goalkeepers. The in-form Daryl Murphy and Ciaran Clark are also included, but Ciaran picked up a knee injury last Saturday so he has to be [...]

Alan Shearer Delighted With Great Come From Behind Win

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Here is Alan Shearer's reaction to Newcastle beating an in-form Brighton side after the home side had gone head with a harsh penalty given against Ciaran Clark by referee Robert Madley. But two goals in the last 9 minutes of the game form Mo Diame and sub Ayoze Perez put us back on top oif [...]

Newcastle Defender Embodies The Rafa Benitez Philosophy

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Ciaran Clark has been one of our best players this season and who would have thought Ciaran would come in for £5M from Aston Villa and play so well for us this season. That's a surprise especially when like other Villa players he did not play well lastseason, but it shows Rafa knows a good [...]

Two Newcastle Defenders In Championship Team Of The Week

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Newcastle have two defenders in the Championship Team of the Week but maybe be it's not the two you would expect. Jamaal Lascelles is in there but his center-back partner Ciaran Clark, who played great on Saturday is left out for some strange reason. Paul Dummett is in there and Paul has become a very [.

Poll Results – These Are Rafa’s 3 Best Signings This Season

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We thought it would interestingtwo thirds of the way through the season and with a number of Rafa Benitez' signings of last summer starting to look good of late to see which playersfans think were Rafa's best signings. Rafa, with the help of Managing Director Lee Charnley brought in 12 new players, including Christian [.

One Newcastle Player In EFL Team Of The Week

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Ciaran Clark had another very good game for Newcastle at center-back on Saturday in the tough 2-1 win over Cardiff City and he's the only Newcastle player in this week's EFL Team of the Week. It's good that Ciaran is getting the recognition he deserves after being so consistent this season for us and [.

Man Of The Match Poll – Very Close

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At the time of writing there's only about 40 votes between Aleksandar Mitrovic and ChristianAtsu for our Man of the Match for the game yesterday against Cardiff City that we won 2-1 -with Mitro just in the lead. Of course both players were involved very early in the game yesterday after only three minutes [.

Newcastle Players Included In Scotland And Ireland Squads

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Martin O'Neil has named his provisional Ireland squad for the game with Austria and in-form Ciaran Clark is in the squad, but no Daryl Murphy who is still injured. Gordon Strachan's squad to play England includes both Matt Richie and Grant Hanley. Ciaran Clark in Ireland squad BREAKING: Martin O'Neill has announced his provisional [.

These Were Newcastle’s Best Three Players Against Brentford

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Jonjo Shelvey had another terrific gamefor Newcastle yesterday getting two assists and he essentially ran the game for Newcastle especially in the first half and he is easily our Man of the Match for that display. Jonjo got 77% of the vote so he was by far our best player in yesterday's 3-1 home win [.

Rafa Already Getting The Best Out Of This Top Defender

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27 year-old Irish International Ciaran Clark can play at center-back, left back or in defensive midfield, so he's quite a versatile player to have in the Newcastle squad. So far in his Newcastle career the 6ft 2ins tall player has made 7 appearances and he has played at both center-back and left back.

Rafa – This Player Showing He’s Good Every Single Week

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Ciaran Clark had his third solid game in a row for Newcastle at Rotherham United on Saturday where the Millers showed they are so much better than a bottom of the league side and as it turns out they had just lost on Tuesday night to high-flyingHuddersfield by a close score of 2-1. [...]

Darlow, Diame, Colback And Gayle All Start

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Rafa Benitez has just named his side for the tough test against Norwich City at St. James' Park tonight and Rafa has not made too many changes, but he has brought in Darlow in goal. Newcastle (4-2-3-1): Karl Darlow; DeAndre Yedlin, Ciaran Clark, Jamaal Lascelles (c), Paul Dummett; Jonjo Shelvey, Jack Colback; Matt Ritchie, Mohamed [.

It Felt Like A Second League Loss In A Row

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Newcastle yesterday looked a really good side in that first half, but when the score was only 1-0 through a Tommy Elphick own goal at half time it didn't really do the performance justice and we missed too many of our chances. A number of those were missed by Dwight Gayle who seems too small [...]

New Signing Doing What He Wanted To Do – Improve His Game

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Ciaran Clark was a good signing for us for around £5M from Aston Villa in the summer and it's a good question as to whether the defender will keep his place for our visit to Villa Park on Saturday, in what is another important league game for Newcastle. Clark had a solid game at center-back [...]

Rafa’s Rotation Policy – What The Players Think

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Rafa Benitez will rotate his players throughout this season and that's been clearly communicated to both players and fans alike. There are some good reasons for this we have a big squad and it will give players some games and will also help cut down on injuries throughout the season since players will not [.

Defender Hoping To Get Another Chance Against Wolves

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Newcastle will play Wolves at St. James' Park tonight for the second time in a few daysand let's hope we can win this EFL Cup tie and reach the last 16 of the competition. Rafa Benitez will be making some changes to the side that surprisingly lost 2-0 to Wolves on Saturday in what was [...]

Newcastle’s New Arrival – It’s So Enormous

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Ciaran Clark signed on for a £5.1M fee and a five-year contract at Newcastle last month, after we activated the release clause in his Aston Villa contract. At the very same time we brought in Mohamed Diame from Hull City for £4.5M again by activating the release clause in the Senegal International's contract.

New Arrival On Last Month – It’s Been Brilliant And Mad

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Ciaran Clark was only too pleased to come to Newcastle and leave Aston Villa and he simply wanted to play for Rafa Benitez. Ciaran was born in Harlow and he joined Villa as an 11 year-old and came through their excellent Youth system and when he left Aston Villa in early August, he had played [...]

Rafa Explains Some Of His Football Philosophy

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Jamaal Lascelles has not been in top form for Newcastle in the first two games of the season and some pundits think that getting the captaincy of a big club like Newcastle at such a young age 22 may be affecting the lad's form. And Rafa Benitez caused a stir when the team [...]

Benitez Not Finished In Transfer Window – More Players Coming

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After bringing in two experienced players yesterday in defender Ciaran Clark and attacking midfielder Mohamed Diame, Rafa Benitez is still not finished and would like to bring in up to three more players before the transfer window slams shut on August 31st. But it looks like one of those players will not be Brighton wingerAnthony [.

Clark Talks About Newcastle – Sees Himself In This Position

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CiaranClark from Aston Villa was Newcastle's 7th summer signing yesterday followed about 90 minutes later by Mohamed Diame from Hull City. Clark cost us £5M and we activated the release clause in his Villa contract which still had four years to run and it will be interesting to see where Rafa Benitez will use the [.

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Newcastle Defender – Next Five Weeks So Important

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Both our Scottish Internationals Matt Ritchie and Grant Hanley managed not to play for Scotland over the Intentional break. Gordon Strachan surprisingly kept the in-form Matt Ritchie on the bench for both of Scotland's games for some strange reason and Grant Hanley had to pull out of the squad with a slight injury.

This Former Weakness Now A Masssive Strength At Newcastle

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One of the (many)pleasing aspects of Newcastle's play this season is when new players come into the side they seem to fit right in and know exactly what's expected of them. Ciaran Clark came in for Chancel Mbemba last night at center-back and he looked extremely solid and comfortable alongside captain JamaalLascelles.

New Arrival Has OK Debut – Talks About Dressing Room Unity

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Ciaran Clark came in for his debut on Wednesday night in the 4-1 win against Reading and in his words he did OK on his debut. Ciaran can be a very accomplished player at his best but he has tended to be inconsistent in his time at Aston Villa, but maybe Rafa Benitez can help [...]

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Hamren accepts Sweden must do better

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Paris (AFP) Sweden coach Erik Hamren admitted his side face an uphill struggle at Euro 2016 after a sub-par display in a 1-1 draw with the Republic of Ireland in their Group E opener.

Sweden failed to muster a single attempt on target and required a Ciaran Clark own goal to snatch a draw after Wes Hoolahan gave Ireland the lead at the Stade de France in Monday's game.

Hamren accepts Sweden must do better

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Paris (AFP) Sweden coach Erik Hamren admitted his side face an uphill struggle at Euro 2016 after a sub-par display in a 1-1 draw with the Republic of Ireland in their Group E opener.

Sweden failed to muster a single attempt on target and required a Ciaran Clark own goal to snatch a draw after Wes Hoolahan gave Ireland the lead at the Stade de France in Monday's game.

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UEFA Produce Handy Guide To Pronouncing Every Euro 2016 Player’s Name Correctly (Except Ciaran Clark)

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With the tournament set to open in less than 72 hours, UEFA have knocked out a guide to help us, the great unwashed, get our lumpen tongues around some of Euro 2016's more challenging player names.

Especially handy for thosefanswho have pulled out Albania, Romania or Iceland in the office sweepstake, UEFA's guide features phonetic break-downs of the more daunting surnames taking part in France.

Aston Villa Claim Win Against Leicester in Feisty Encounter

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Alan Hutton bagged his first Aston Villa goal as they clinched a feisty 2-1 win over 10-man Leicester.

The right-back, who had been frozen out by manager Paul Lambert before this season, netted with 20 minutes left to cap their comeback.

Leonardo Ulloa ended his drought with his first goal in 10 games to put the Foxes ahead but Ciaran Clark equalized within minutes.