The Jetstream Podcast – AMA with Lawrie McKinna #2

Furns (@SquadronNewy) from The Jetstream (@JetstreamNewy) is joined again by @NewcastleJetsFC CEO @LawrieMckinna ahead of the @ALeague restart
A week out from the season resuming we thought it time to get some up to date info on the goings on around the Jets. So Lawrie joined us to answer questions on the @FFA and @ALeague regarding the Melbourne teams, salary cap, new broadcast deal with Fox and the season switching to winter. He then chats about the team training and how the COVID restrictions are affecting the normal running of the club. He also provides an update on the @WLeague and a question regarding using No. 2 Sportsground more often.

He then provides some updates on player contracts and the financial health of the Jets before addressing the current news around Martin Lee, the state of the sale of the club and the potential new owner. Lawrie then talks about the upcoming games and the possibilities of tickets for members and the public before finishing off answering some general fan questions and which players are looking good for the first game back away to @SydneyFC

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The Jetstream TV – AMA with Lawrie McKinna #2

Furns (@SquadronNewy) from The Jetstream (@JetstreamNewy) is joined again by @NewcastleJetsFC CEO @LawrieMckinna ahead of the @ALeague restart
A week out from the season resuming we thought it time to get some up to date info on the goings on around the Jets. So Lawrie joined us to answer questions on the @FFA and @ALeague regarding the Melbourne teams, salary cap, new broadcast deal with Fox and the season switching to winter. He then chats about the team training and how the COVID restrictions are affecting the normal running of the club. He also provides an update on the @WLeague and a question regarding using No. 2 Sportsground more often.

He then provides some updates on player contracts and the financial health of the Jets before addressing the current news around Martin Lee, the state of the sale of the club and the potential new owner. Lawrie then talks about the upcoming games and the possibilities of tickets for members and the public before finishing off answering some general fan questions and which players are looking good for the first game back away to @SydneyFC

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The Jetstream Podcast – AMA with Nick Carle

Furns (@SquadronNewy) from The Jetstream (@JetstreamNewy) catches up in a wide ranging chat with former @NewcastleJetsFC legendary midfielder Nick Carle

We start off with Nicky by talking over the COVID pandemic and how its affecting youth training and the lower leagues in Australia, and his thoughts on youth development and the @ALeague in general before discussing the early years, getting his start in the NSL at Sydney Olympic, a season in France before returning to Australia with Marconi in the final year of the NSL, then signing for the Jets for the first two seasons of the @ALeague

While at the Jets we discuss his relationship with Con Constantine, the first and second seasons Jets players and performances, his love of Newcastle and his memories of the three coaches he played under. We then talk over his departure from the Jets after being awarded the Johnny Warren Medal and narrowly missing out on the Grand Final in 2007, and how the move to Turkey eventuated. Nicky then talks over his time in Europe playing for Gencerbirligi, Bristol City and Crystal Palace, as well as his relationship with Neil Warnock. We talk over returning to Australia for Sydney FC and whether the Jets were an option before talking about his ACL injury that eventually causes him to call time on his career. We then finish off our chat with Nick by asking some fans questions and then seeing who sticks out in his memory as he answers to the Jetstream Ten questions.

The video versions of this podcast can be viewed here https://www.newcastlefootball.net/home/2020/07/the-jetstream-tv-ama-with-nick-carle/

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