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A-League

Adelaide United attempt to play out past Newcastle Jets’ pressing

Adelaide played out an entertaining draw with Newcastle Jets in the second round of the new A-League season.

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A-League

An unheralded midfielder holds the key to Newcastle’s grand final hopes

Steven Ugarkovic is the Jets’ equilibrium, and the balancing player who can tip an evenly-matched grand final in his team’s favour.

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A-League Analysis

Ten-man Jets flex their substantial tactical muscle

Newcastle’s famous win over Sydney was a case study of their tactical strengths and flexibility this season

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A-League Analysis

How Boogaard and Topor-Stanley have developed one of the A-League’s best partnerships

Nigel Boogaard and Nikolai Topor-Stanley have been an integral part of Newcastle’s successful A-League season

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A-League Analysis

Dimitri Petratos the blossoming flower of the Jets’ rapid improvement

Ten rounds into this A-League season, the Newcastle Jets have stunned in their surge to second place, with Dimitri Petratos the playmaker at the heart of their success.

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Newcastle find attacking rhythm from left-field solution

The combination of Andrew Hoole and Lee Ki-Je down Newcastle’s left proved too much for Daniel Alessi and the Wanderers to handle

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Sydney FC expose the gaps in Newcastle’s midfield

Sydney FC regularly exposed the gaps between Newcastle’s midfield and defence to dominate proceedings in a narrow 1-0 win

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A-League

Defending with a back three: has it been successful for Newcastle Jets?

In the A-League, a back three is traditionally a temporary or experimental tactical shape. Is it here to stay for the Newcastle Jets?

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A-League

Match Analysis: Western Sydney Wanderers 1-1 Newcastle Jets

Two struggling sides finished with a point apiece.

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A-League

Match Analysis: Newcastle Jets 0-4 Brisbane Roar

Henrique scored the A-League’s first ever substitute hat-trick thanks to a shockingly bad performance from the Jets in the second half.

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A-League Tactical Previews

Newcastle Jets 2014-15: another overhaul, but still missing an identity

Phil Stubbins has a tough job as the new Newcastle Jets coach, asked to mould a new-look squad into a competitive unit

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A-League

Newcastle Jets 2-2 Melbourne Victory: Newcastle fail to make dominance count

Melbourne Victory twice came from behind to steal a draw.