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Hiddink has started with six draws in 11 matches at Chelsea this season and if Newcastle can make that seven in 12, it would be a moral victory for Daryl Janmaat and his team-mates.
Chelsea manager Guus Hiddink says that a lot will depend on whether Diego Costa feels comfortable wearing a mask in match conditions, after giving it a try in training on Friday.
Surely at Chelsea Steve McClaren has nothing at all to lose as everybody thinks Newcastle will get beat anyway, so if he sets his team out to have a right go for once at an away match, what exactly has he got to lose?
That season (whilst Newcastle were busy getting relegated) Hiddink masterminded a 21 match run, where Chelsea only lost one game, 1-0 at White Hart Lane.
Newcastle defender Daryl Janmaat says he doesn’t have to prove himself to anybody as he returns to the international stage.
Newcastle United defender Daryl Janmaat has forced Guus Hiddink to backtrack, after the Dutch boss dropped him from the international set-up.
Man of the match at West Brom, Daryl Janmaat says being at Newcastle is like a ‘warm nest’ but he doesn’t have a club why Guus Hiddink has dropped him.
Daryl Janmaat looks to have paid the price for putting club before country, the right-back starting all 10 league games but dropped from latest Dutch squad.
After scoring one goal in four Eredivisie appearances for PSV, Luuk De Jong has reminded National Coach Guus Hiddink that he still has something to offer.
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Jonjo Shelvey thrown under a bus by his boss
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