Miguel Almirón has played in a number of different roles at Newcastle United. Since his arrival from Atlanta United in January 2019, the Paraguay international’s enthusiasm, stamina and speed have made him a positionally flexible player for the Magpies. However, since the start of last season, Almirón has been earning more and more minutes on the right side of United’s attack. Almirón started 2021/22 playing in central midfield, staying there until October. He then dropped out of the starting eleven for a spell until returning to the line-up to play on the right side of the attack in the Magpies’ first win of the season – the 1-0 victory against Burnley last December.
After dropping back to the bench at the start of 2022, Almirón returned to the side for the last-gasp defeat away to Chelsea in mid-March. This started a run as first choice on the right side of Newcastle’s front three that would last until the end of the campaign. A comparison of Almirón’s performances before and after this game at Stamford Bridge is revealing. Consistent selection in the same position and role in the team was followed by an uplift in his performances.More Link
Everton are showing interest in bringing Miguel Almiron to Goodison Park before next Thursday’s deadline. That is according to The Guardian’s Ed Aarons, who claims that Newcastle United will only sanction a permanent exit for the 28-year-old Paraguayan international. Everton are still winless in the Premier League, and it seems Frank Lampard’s side faces the prospect of another frustrating season at Goodison Park. And it is not just troubles on the pitch that have blighted their season thus far.
Richarlison’s sale to Tottenham and the continued injury absence of Dominic Calvert-Lewin have already come back to bite Everton, with the Toffees struggling for both creativity and precision in the final third in their opening three league games. And rumours regarding Anthony Gordon’s future are also unraveling in the background.More Link
Paraguay national team attacker Miguel Almiron was an unused substitute as Newcastle United and Brentford played out a thrilling 3-3 draw at the St. James Park as the new managerial era under Eddie Howe got underway.
New manager Howe was unable to direct affairs from the Newcastle United dugout after testing positive for COVID-19. His assistant, Jason Tindall replaced him in the dugout for the home clash with newly promoted team Brentford. The Bees had secured promotion to the Premier League in the summer after winning the Championship playoffs and they made a bright start with 12 points from their first seven games. Things then fell apart for the Bees leading up to Newcastle United game. They came into the game on the back of a four-match losing run. In the end, Brentford were able to stop the losing run with the result from the Newcastle game.
Miguel Almiron is back inNewcastle United training having missed a large part of preseason as his club step up preparations for the new Premier League campaign starting within a week.
Newcastle United attacker Almiron is back to the Benton base of the Magpies after his exertions with Paraguay at the Copa America this summer. He was part of the Paraguay squad that lost out to Peru at the quarterfinal stage.
Paraguay are through to the quarterfinals of the ongoing Copa America tournament in Brazil after their win over Chile. The Chileans came into the game against Paraguay at the Estadio Nacional Mane Garrinchawith an unbeaten record after their first three games in Group A only to lose that unbeaten status at the hands of the Paraguayans.
Paraguay beat Chile 2-0 on Thursday night to end their unbeaten run and also leapfrog them on the Group A standings. The victory catapulted Paraguay above their opponents into second place behind leaders Argentina, while Chile dropped from second to third as a result.
Newcastle United will play Premier League football for at least another season after their Premier League safety was confirmed courtesy the stunning 4-2 win over hosts Leicester City at the King Power Stadium on Friday night.
Paraguay midfielder Miguel Almiron was in the Newcastle United starting line-up for the game. The Paraguay international started the game in midfield alongside Jonjo Shelvey and Arsenal loanee Joe Willock. Willock is on loan at the club from fellow Premier League side Arsenal.
Paraguay national team player Miguel Almiron was one of the absentees for Newcastle United during their crucial league trip to face West Brom at the Hawthorns in a week 28 game in the Premier League this season. Newcastle United and West Brom are actors as far as the relegation battle is concerned in the Premier League this season. The two teams met in the first game played on Sunday in the Premier League and they both had to settle for a goalless draw. Newcastle United had chances to win the game but the Joelinton-led forward line was not clinical enough to score the goals that could have taken the Magpies further away from the relegation zone. A lot of Newcastle United fans would have wanted Paraguay national team footballer Almiron to be fit for the game. He has shown that he’s more clinical in front of goal this season and his finishing could have proved useful for his team during the West Brom game. The Paraguay player missed the West Brom game because of the knee injury suffered during the last league game, a 1-1 draw at home to Wolverhampton Wanderers. The early update on the knee injury is that the Paraguay international won’t be back in action until next month.
Paraguay midfielder Miguel Almiron is expected to keep his place in the Newcastle United team ahead of the trip to Manchester to face title contenders Manchester City in the Premier League on Boxing Day. The Paraguay player should keep his place despite being substituted during the disappointing Carabao Cup quarterfinal exit at the hands of London team Brentford in midweek. Paraguay midfielder Almiron played 65 minutes of the Brentford game before making way for striker Dwight Gayle.
Miguel Almiron was unable to affect the Carabao Cup clash with Brentford in a positive way though it must be stated that the scoreline was goalless by the time the Paraguay national team star was replaced by his English counterpart. Brentford scored the only goal of proceedings around one minute after he was subbed off. Josh da Silva was responsible for the goal that sealed a famous 1-0 home win over the Magpies thereby securing a spot in the semi-finals. Brentford were able to make history by qualifying for the last four of a major cup competition for the first time ever.Brentford will now face another Premier League team in Tottenham Hotspur in the last four of the competition in what’s a London Derby to determine who will qualify for the final.
Paraguay midfielder Miguel Almiron is the recipient of the fastest goal in the Premier League this season after he netted his first goal this term during the win over West Brom at the weekend. The Paraguay international hit the opening goal of the game after 19 seconds to set hosts Newcastle United on their way to victory over struggling West Brom. Miguel Almiron holds the record for the quickest goal as a result of that strike against the Baggies. He has scored that solitary goal plus one assist in 11 league games this season though he was more productive in the EFL Cup this term with one goal and two assists in three games.
The early goal from Paraguay international Almiron gave the Magpies a slender first half. Fullback Darnell Furlong equalised for the visitors five minutes into the second half. The Baggies were closing in on a point until the final ten minutes of the game when substitute Dwight Gayle powered in a header off the cross from another substitute to win the game for Newcastle United. Miguel Almiron played for 86 minutes before he was subbed off for United States of America international De Andre Yedlin. The Newcastle United has scored two goals in 26 outings for Paraguay since his international career started five years ago.