Newcastle united Blog Archives for January 2010

Terrific Positive Environment Exists At The Newcastle Club

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Newcastle 35 year-old goalkeeper Steve Harper has come out today and praised the way the Newcastle coaching staff have created such a positive environment at the Tyneside club. Steve Harper compliments Newcastle coaches today Harper, who was signed by the great Kevin Keegan back in 1993, Â told the Evening Chronicle today: "Chris Hughton, Colin [.

Kevin Nolan Wants Newcastle Results Next Season

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Kevin Nolan has talked today about Newcastle's return to the big time as part of the English Premier league. Kevin Nolan just wants Newcastle to do well and get results The Newcastle's return to the big time will be different a lot different to the Kevin Keegan side of 1993-1994, when the [...]


Newcastle Looking Forward To The Premier League Challenge

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Chris Hughton has come out today and said the Newcastle club is looking forward to their re-entry in the English Premier league. Chris Hughton looking forward to Premier League We think one thing Newcastle fans can fully expect from the Newcastle players, is that they will show courage and fight against the top sides [.

Magpies £5M Bid For Turkish Striker Rejected By PSG

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There is an odd report out today from French daily L'Equipe  that Newcastle United have had a £5M bid for Turkish striker Mevlut Erding turned down by French club Paris St Germain. Mevlut Erding have Newcastle bid for this player? We're not sure what to make of this reort, and it could be completely [.

Hughton Likely To Bring In A Full-Back This Summer

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Not too much new news in the Newcastle journal today, other then a rehash of yesterday's news, although there is an interview with Danny Simpson. Danny Simpson a fan of Ryan Taylor Danny is out until September with his ankle injury and we do expect Chris Hughton to bring in a replacement at right [.

Newcastle Close In On Henri Lansbury Loan Signing

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Newcastle manager Chris Hughton wants to bring in Arsenal's 19-year old midfielder Henri Lansbury, Â for a season-long loan deal and the signs are that the Arsenal manager will be willing to let the youngster leave on loan. Henri Lansbury - coming to Newcastle? The feeling at Arsenal is that Henri could benefit by joining a [.

Kayserispor Sending Private Jet To Sign Kris Boyd

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The Kayserispor club in Turkey are so keen to sign Kris Boyd, the SPL's record goalscorer, they have offered to send a private jet to fly him to Turkey. Kris Boyd will he sign for Kayserispor But they will do that only if he is coming to Turkey to sign for them. Shota Arveladze, [...]


We May Be Mad – But We’re Upbeat About Next Season

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We're not sure if it's because supposedly great players in England shirts looked absolutely hopeless over the last two weeks, and at the same time showed no pride and passion for England, that has made us more positive about what our Newcastle team can do next season. Chris Hughton we have growing confidence in Newcastle manager [.

Xisco Returns To Newcastle Club Next Week

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Spanish U21 International Xisco is due to return next week to Newcastle, as of course he is still a Newcastle United player and will be reporting back for pre-season training. Xisco - returns to Tyneside next week We had reported a couple of days ago that Chris Hughton has to unload Xisco in the summer, and [.

Can Andy Carroll Get The Job Done For Newcastle And England?

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We expect Andy Carroll to have a big season for Newcastle next season, and fully expect him to be called up for the full England squad early next season. Andy Carroll huge opportunity next season One of the things in Andy's favor is that he has a good coach helping him learn his trade [...]


Chris Hughton Will Have Money To Spend This Summer

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Some good news today from Chris Hughton in the Evening Chronicle, as it looks he will have some money to spend this summer. Chris Hughton some upbeat news today Hughton says he will do everything this summer to improve the squad he already has  -and told the local Evening Chronicle today: "We're looking at all [.

Newcastle Express Interest In Arsenal’s Henry Lansbury

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When we've talked about Newcastle potential loan dela sin the summer the three names that keep cropping up are Jack Wilshere, Tom Cleverley and Danny Welbeck. Henry Lansbury Arsenal young midfield star Another name that came up last week is 20 year-old Manchester City and Slovakia International Vladimir Weiss, who looks a great young [.

England Still Soul Searching – Is Harry Redknapp The Answer?

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The soul searching continues about England's worst performance ever in a World Cup game, after being humiliated 4-1 by the impressive looking and young Germany side. Fabio Capello - is it the end of the road? As much as England disappointed their fans with a terrible performance, to be fair to the Germans they played [.

Chris Hughton Says Andy O’Brien Not A Newcastle Target

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For the umpteenth time this summer, the news is that there is no news on the transfer market at the Newcastle club. Chris Hughton nothing much going on We know that because in Chris' latest interview he says exactly that and now he does not expect any new signings before the Newcastle players return [.

As We Expected – Jonas Committed To Newcastle

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Newcastle fans will be pleased to hear that Argentine International Jonas Gutierrez is completely happy at the Newcastle United club and heis agent has said there has been no contact with Rome club, Lazio, Â and that he may after the World Cup. Jonas Gutierrez - committed to Newcastle United There have been various reports in [.

Argentina waltzed through to the quarter finals of the World Cup yesterday by ea

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Argentina waltzed through to the quarter finals of the World Cup yesterday by easily defeating Mexico 3-1. Carlos Tevez - great game against Mexico And it was another classy attacking display by this good Argentine side that saw them though to the last eight. The lineups were as follows and Argentine manager preferred Nicolas Otamendi [.

Sack Capello And Give Players Like Taylor And Carroll A Chance

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After the England team embarrassed the nation yesterday against Germany, the English FA must take a good hard long look at the English set-up and at the very least bring in a new manager. Fabio Capello must go They also have to pick England players on their performances for England rather than how they [.

David Ginola A Big Believer In Newcastle’s Chris Hughton

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David Ginlola, the flamboyant Frenchman who played 58 times with 6 goals for Newcastle from 1995-1997 has come out today and backed Newcastle manager Chris Hughton's approach to this summer's transfer market. David Ginola - believes in Chris Hughton for Newcastle Newcastle has spent some big money in the transfer market these last 15 years but [.

Kris Boyd To Reject Huge Wage Offer To Come To Newcastle?

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News today that Turkish club Kayserispor have made a firm bit to Scottish free agent Kris Boyd, and the offer is said to be a two year deal for £50K/week. Kris Boyd - auction about to start? Shota Arveladze,  the Kayserispor coach,  is expecting a visit from the potential Newcastle target Kris Boyd this week, [.

Newcastle Team Spirit Massively Important Next Season

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Steve Harper has been at the Newcastle club for 17 years straight,  and he has never experienced the team spirit like is was la season when Newcastle got the job done and won the Championship at their very first attempt. Steve Harper team spirit has never been so good in my 17 years Local lad [..

Even Newcastle Have Better Record Than Pitiful England

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I watched the England Germany win in 1966 and was really proud of our country when the lads lifted the World Cup that year, but that's the only England World Cup victory I will ever see in my lifetime. Wayne Rooney an ordinary player at best For England He let the country down again [...]


Bolton Signing Alonso Will Clear Way For Magpies Sale

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News today that Bolton manager Owen Coyle would like to bring in a replacement before he sanctions the sale of either JLloyd Samuel, Andy O'Brien or Danny Shittu to Newcastle. JLloyd Samuel - on way to Newcastle? The reports recently suggest that Newcastle have enquired about all three players and once Owen bring in a [.

England Completely Humiliated By Germany 4-1

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England put an end to their World Cup campaign and their misery in South Africa today, by completely capitulating to an ordinary German  side 4-1, and it could have been even worse. Fabio Capello -has to be last game in charge One of the problems we've kept pointing out about the English players is that [.

Has Hughton Been Offered A Contract Extension

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When Chris got Newcastle promoted last season and saved the owner Mike Ashley an absolute fortune, we expected him to be offered a new and improved contract this summer. Chris Hughton new contract offered? But as far as we know Chris and Colin Calderwood are still working off the contract they got last October, [.

Newcastle Still Have Xisco Situation To Solve Somehow

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One of the many things that Chris Hughton has to solve this season, as well as bringing in some new players with little money available, is to how to offload the Spanish striker Xisco, who turned 24 yesterday. Xisco situation Chris will have to solve somehow Xisco was signed by Dennis Wise for a [.

Lazio After Gutierrez – May Lose His Argentina Place Today

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Newcastle winger and Argentine International Jonas Gutierrez is said to be attracting Italian interest from Rome club Lazio. Jonas Gutierrez - Lazio now interested The reports today suggest that Lazio new coach Edy Reja's is keen o vastly timprove his squad and do better than a poor 11th place last season in the Italian League.

Can England Make Us Proud Today?

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England manager Fabio Capello has just one selection poser for the game later today against Germany, and that's who to play alongside John Terry in central defense. Matthew Upson - should partner John Terry today Matthew Upson started the decisive match against Slovenia and we though he produced a very good performance which included that [.

Former Magpies Coach Pearson To Be Appointed Hull Manager

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Surprising news today that former Newcastle coach Nigel Pearson will be unveiled as Hull City's new manager on Tuesday. Nigel Pearson - Leicester manager moving to Hull Since leaving Newcastle United in February of 2008, Nigel managed for a short time at Southampton and then joined Leicester City. He immediately got the club promoted to [.

Report Newcastle Will Start Talks With Kris Boyd This Week

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There is a report in the News Of The World this morning that Newcastle and Middlesbrough are set to do battle this week to sign Rangers striker Kris Boyd. Kris Boyd - are Newcastle to enter into negotiations this week? The Scottish International, whom Chris Hughton has already said doesn't interest the Newcastle club, will [.

Can Joey Barton Have Big Impact At Newcastle Next Season?

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Joey Barton has been on Tyneside for three seasons now, but he still has only 47 appearances for the Tyneside club with 3 goals. Joey Barton - celebrating with Newcastle fans That's not a good return, and is because Joey has so far had an injury plagued career at Newcastle, with three serious foot injuries.

Fabio Capello Seen Smiling – Attempt To Unnerve The Germans?

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News from South Africa today is that since the vital and well earned 1-0 win over Slovenia last week, the England manager seems a changed man. Fabio Capello that smile could really unnerve the Germans Not only that but Fabio has been seen smiling  and even more than once,  and in front [...]


Can Newcastle Escape The Drop Next Season?

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Newcastle United are one of the clubs the bookies think could be relegated next season in the Premier League. Danny Simpson confident Newcastle can survive next season That has to be a little worrying because the bookies are usually fairly close, if only because big money is often involved, and they were dead right [.

Danny Simpson Recovery Faster Than Expected

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As we have found out over the last few weeks, Danny Simpson will miss the start of next season with a ruptured tendon, after he had continued playing with the ankle  injury over the last few games of our Championship winning season. Danny Simpson - ready by mid-September? As soon as last season finished, Danny [.

Weiss Issues “Come And Get Me” To Newcastle United

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Sky Sports is reporting today that Manchester City winger and Slovakia International Vladimir Weiss would be flattered by interest from the famous Newcastle United club. Vladimir Weiss - can Newcastle get this boy on Tyneside? That's according to his agent Juraj Venglos, so we should take that with a little pinch of salt, because Jurag [.

Ryan Taylor Down To Earth – Just Like The Rest Of The Squad

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It could be a big season for Newcastle's Ryan Taylor next season, as he tries to tie down the right-back position as his own on Tyneside. Ryan Taylor - wants Newcastle to get to 40 points Ryan will be helped by first choice right-back Danny Simpson being out of action at the start of the [...]


Steve Stone In Line To Become New Reserve Team Coach

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As most Newcastle fans will agree, Chris Hughton has done wonders over the last 12 months at Newcastle United, as he not only rekindled the fantastic team spirit that now exists at Newcastle, but he brought the Magpies straight back to the PL, Â with a massive 102 points to win the CC Championship at the [.

Beckenbauer’s Right – It’s Stupid England Now Meeting Germany

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It's a little amusing to see the English gossip press slamming former German great Franz Beckenbauer. Franz Beckenbauer - unfortunately he's right The German legend has said it's stupid that an England Germany game should be a last 16 game and the two top countries should have met much later in the tournament and [.

Newcastle’s Jonas Gutierrez – Argentina Will Play With No Frills

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Newcastle winger Jonas Gutierrez, who is currently Argentina's first choice right back in South Africa, says today that manager Diego Maradona will keep things simple with the two time World Champions. Jonas Gutierrez - Maradona will keep things simple Even though Maradona had a difficult time having Argentina qualify for the World Cup, he has [.

Newcastle Interested in Samuel, O’Brien and Shittu Of Bolton

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There were rumors last January that Newcastle were interested in former Newcastle center-back Andy O'Brien. Danny Shittu one of three Newcastle would take? We never really knew at that time whether Chris Hughton was interested in Andy but Chis said yesterday he had asked about the availability of a number of players at Bolton [.

Newcastle After Experienced Center-Back Makes Perfect Sense

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Some Newcastle fans will not be too pleased that Newcastle manager Chris Hughton is looking to bring in a center-back around 30 years of age. Tamas Kadar - next Newcastle center-back? Today it seems like he can have his choice of JLloyd Samuel, former Newcastle player Andy O'Brien and Nigerian International Danny Shittu from Bolton [.

Newcastle Not Interested In Selling Harper Or Buying Mbolhi

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Newcastle manager Chris Hughton has put to bed two transfer stories of the last day or two today in the Evening Chronicle. Steve Harper Newcastle goalkeeper going nowhere The news this morning that Celtic were after our own Steve Harper has been quashed by Chris, as he told the Chronicle today: "I can categorically [.

Simpson Shocked By Serious Ankle Injury

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Danny Simpson has opened the lid on his ankle injury today and said how shocked he was when he learned just how serious the injury was. Danny Simpson - shocked by extent of  ankle injury Danny talked about his ankle injury today: "I must admit, I was shocked when I came round from the operation [...

Chris Hughton Has Enquired About Several Bolton Players

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Chris Hughton has confirmed what we suspected in our report earlier today that Newcastle have an interest in 29 year-old JLloyd Samuel,  but no offer has yet  been made for the player. JLloyd Samuel some interest form Newcastle This is what Chris told the Evening Chronicle today: "I can't say there hasn't been a [.

Is This Newcastle United’s New Home Puma Strip?

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We've been looking through some of our old photos of the potential Newcastle Puma strips for next season, and we were sent this one from on of our readers, who found it out on the Internet. Are these the three new Puma strips for Newcastle next season? The strips below are the official away and [...]


Celtic After Newcastle Goalkeeper Steve Harper

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News today that Glasgow powerhouse Celtic have targeted Steve Harper, the Newcastle United goalkeeper, as a replacement for Artur Boruc. Steve Harper - Celtic fancy the Newcastle goalkeeper Boruc has just one year left of his contract at Celtic, but new manager Neil Lennon, doesn't want to lose the Polish goalkeeper to a free transfer [.

Failure To Win Group Creates Tough Path Forward For England

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England needed to win by two goals last night to ensure they won Group C, but an injury time goal by the USA  against Algeria, from Landon Donovan,  has put the US on a much easier path forward than England. England players celebrate after victory against Slovenia If England had won their group they would have played Ghana [.

JLloyd Samuel Expected To Be First Newcastle Summer Signing

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Even though the news is that Bolton have rejected Newcastle's initial bid of £1M for their defender JLloyd Samuel, the news in Bolton is that manager Owen Coyle will let the player leave this summer. JLloyd Samuel could be Newcastle's first summer signing While JLloyd can play anywhere across the back four, which is [.

Good News Bad News About JLloyd Samuel

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Well, it looks like it may have been true that Newcastle have bid £1M for Bolton defender JLloyd Samuel. JLoyd Samuel - £1M Newcastle bid rejected by Bolton Sky Sports is reporting tonight that Bolton Wanderers have rejected a £1M bid from Newcastle United for Jlloyd Samuel. The defender, who can play anywhere across the [.

England To Face Germany On Sunday

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With Germany back to their winning ways tonight, they topped Group D and will now meet England on Sunday. Mesut Ozil - scored Germany's winner on 59 minutes Germany defeated Ghana 1-0 through a very good goal from Mesut Ozil after 59 minutes, and they top Group D with 6 points and will meet the runner-up [.

England Qualify As Runners Up With 1-0 Win Over Slovenia

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England got the result they needed and a goal after just 22 minutes from Jermaine Defoe was enough to take England through to the round of the last 16. Jermaine Defoe scored England goal today England started off with the following line-up which had been correctly reported in the English newspapers this morning: James [.

England To Play Germany, Serbia Or Ghana If They Win Today

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Former Newcastle great Peter Beardsley played for legendary manager Bobby Robson in the 1990 World Cup when England was eliminated by West Germany in the semi-final, when the Germans won the shoot-out 4-3 after the game ended 1-1 after extra time. Peter Beardsley backs Fabio Capello and England that's a surprise Beardsley has [.

Jonas Gutierrez Is A Credit To Newcastle United At World Cup

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Perter Beardsley has come out today and said what most Newcastle fans will agree with that Jonas Gutierrez is a credit to the Newcastle United club. Jonas Gutierrez integral part of Argentina team Argentina won 2-0 yesterday against Greece and will now play Mexico in the round of the last 16, and must [.

No Bids For Any Newcastle Players So Far

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With Newcastle now having some very good young players like Andy Carroll and Steven Taylor as just two examples it will not be surprising if Newcastle will get some bids for their players this summer. Andy Carroll no bids for talented Newcastle striker But the Newcastle manager Chris Hughton  is not interested [.

Defoe And Milner Set To Start For England

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From what the English gossip press is saying this morning Fabio Capello is set to start both Jermaine Defoe and James Milner for England. Jermaine Defoe - starts for England today? Jermaine Defoe is quoted as coming in for the woeful Emile Heskey, who surely played his last game for England against Algeria.

Newcastle Want To Keep Both Forster and Krul Long Term

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News today that new Burnley manager,  Wallsend-born Brian Laws, is keen to take Newcastle goalkeeper Fraser Forster on loan next season to the Turf Moor club. Fraser Forster Norwich and Burnley both interested There is always talk between Newcastle fans about which of our two 22 year-old goalkeepers should Newcastle let go and which one [.

Newcastle Strongly Interested In Algerian International

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Newcastle United are very well off for goalkeepers with Steve Harper and two 22 year-olds Fraser Forster and Tim Krul, both looking like top class keepers in the making. Rais M'Bolhi - goalkeeper beats England's Wayne Rooney to the ball So when we see a report that Newcastle are after a goalkeeper, there's a 99% [.

Newcastle Welcomed Back To Premiership

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Inter-City Fairs Cup winning Newcastle United captain Bobby Moncur was presented with a commemorative Barclays Premier League  flag at St James' Park yesterday. Bobby Moncur presented with flag by Barclays Representative The event was to welcome the famous Newcastle United club back to the Barclays Premier League, where they obviously belong.

England Needs To Deliver Tomorrow – And No Excuses

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We saw today all the teams that played today in the World Cup gave of their very best, so we expect England to do exactly the same thing tomorrow. Steven Gerrard - England captain must lead by example tomorrow A win by England against Slovenia tomorrow will see them advance to the final 16, and [...]


Hughton To Bring Players In As Soon As Possible

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Is it just us or is Chris Hughton saying the same thing every day but only using different words? Chris Hughton - not much new news from Chris today This is what Chris told the Evening Chronicle today: "We are aware of what is happening elsewhere, but I am not going to set any kind of [...]


Don’t Expect Jonas At Right Back For Newcastle Any Time Soon

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Chris Hughton has come out today and said the obvious he will not be using Jonas Gutierrez at right back for his Newcastle United side any time soon. Jonas Gutierrez will not be playing right back for Newcastle Chris Hughton told the Evening Chronicle today: "I spoke to him the day before the [..

Hughton May Not Bring In New Right Back This Summer

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We had thought Newcastle will be after a right back, a winger, a central midfielder and a striker this summer, but Newcastle manager Chris Hughton has said today Newcastle may not need to bring in a new right back since there are players already at the club who can play there. Ryan Taylor - can start [.

Complete Over-Reaction To John Terry’s Comments

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We watched the John Terry press conference on Sunday, and thought he was very committed to having England win the game against Slovenia and fix the pathetic performances of the England side so far in this World Cup. John Terry at the press conference on Sunday And if  John said one or two things [.

Are Newcastle Still After Tottenham’s Jamie O’Hara?

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We noticed yesterday that The Telegraph had reported that Newcastle manager Chris Hughton was still  strongly linked with Tottenham midfielder O'Hara. Jamie O'Hara playing for Portsmouth last season We had thought that O'Hara would have been a good possibility at Newcastle, but only if he was available for around £3M, which we think the [.

Why Don’t Newcastle Take Gazza On Board As A Coach?

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A week after being involved in a car crash in Newcastle and suffering some injuries, Paul Gascoigne seems to be recovering well from those injuries. Paul Gascoigne leaving his house this morning in Newcastle The former Newcastle, Tottenham, Glasgow Rangers and England top footballer seemed to be in good health as he was leaving [.

Carlisle United To Become A Newcastle United Farm Club

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Greg Abbott is now manager at Carlisle United, and it appears that Newcastle will use Carlisle as one club to farm out their young stars for first team action, as they hopefully develop into top players. Greg Abbot - Carlisle United manager The 46 year old played most of his football at Bradford City where [.

Newcastle Want Bolton’s 29 Year-Old JLloyd Samuel

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Sky Sports is reporting today that Newcastle are looking to make a deal for Bolton's JLloyd Samuel. JLloyd Samuel - are Newcastle after this player? Sky Sports is reporting the player is just 27 years old but our information is that he turned 29 last March, Â and is therefore way out of the age range [.

Hughton Very Very Confident Of Signing Good Players

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Chris Hughton is back from his mini-vacation of last week, reported to be in the Caribbean, Â and has talked to Radio Newcastle today. Chris Hughton - still very very confident of signing good players Chris believes he has the basis already of a strong squad, Â and four good players in the right positions and of [.

Capello Must Get Team Selection Right If England To Progress

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I just watched the press conference that England's John Terry gave the the media yesterday, and it gives us hope that lads can indeed turn things around and beat Slovenia on Wednesday. John Terry a real leader for England John gave a very good 15 minutes interview where he admitted the lads played with [.

Vladimir Weiss Agent Talks About Newcastle Loan

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We had an article out earlier today indicating that Vladimir Weiss, the Slovenian 20 year-old winger, who is currently at Manchester City, is a loan target of Newcastle United. Vladimir Weiss - good looking 20 year-old winger It would appear that Weiss and his agent may be keen on a Newcastle loan move, but it [.

Wolves Sign Steven Hunt But He Was Never A Newcastle Target

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Wolves have today  announced the signing of Hull City winger Stephen Hunt for an undisclosed fee, but thought to be around £5M, with Stephen signing a three-year contract. Stephen Hunt - signed for Wolves Maybe Stephen liked the all gold strip since that's the colors of both Hull City and Wolves. But for £5M Stephen [.

Who Plays For The United Kingdom Football Team?

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There's a big and a rather embarrassing mistake in the latest Newsweek magazine edition of 21st June. St. Georges Cross - the National Flag of England Some Americans seem to have trouble knowing the difference between the UK, England and Britain. In the Newsweek magazine edition of 21st June, the magazine lists the countries who [.

Middlesbrough May Be Interested In Boyd – But Not The Magpies

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There was a popular report over the weekend that seemed to be a couple of weeks old. Kris Boyd are Middlesbrough interested? It involved Rangers 26 year-old striker Kris Boyd, and it would appear that the only really interested clubs in the free agent are located in Turkey, but Kris would prefer to play [.

Slovakia’s Vladimir Weiss Is A Loan Target Of Newcastle

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As most Newcastle fans will realize over the last few weeks there is precious little happening at the Newcastle club as far as transfers are concerned, and manager Chris Hughton has even come out and confirmed that today. Vladimir Weiss - Manchester City winger is reported Newcastle target Chris has also appealed for the trust [.

Deportivo Announce Newcastle Friendly For Teresa Herrera Trophy

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News today that Newcastle have arranged yet another pre-season friendly game in early August. The Spanish club Deportivo La Coruna have announced they will host Newcastle United  in an August 3rd game (Tuesday) for the Trofeo Teresa Herrera. The Teresa Herrera Trophy (Spanish: Trofeo Teresa Herrera) is a football tournament played annually since 1946 in [.

No Move From Newcastle For Marcos Camozzato – Good

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News today that Brazilian defender Marcos Camozzato will not be arriving on Tyneside this summer. Marcos Camozzato -not coming to Newcastle Earlier this summer Camozzato's agent had claimed that the Standard Liege right wing-back has been a target of a few PL clubs, including Newcastle United and Sunderland, although he was linked more with Sunderland than [.

Newcastle In Pole Position To Get Cleverley Next Season

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News today in the local Sunday Sun that former Newcastle manager Glenn Roeder will have a big role in bringing Manchester United youngster Tom Cleverley to Newcastle on a  season-long loan deal next season . Tom Cleverley - while on loan at Leicester City last year Newcaste have been reported to have a big interest [.

Alan Thompson Has No Regrets About Leaving Newcastle

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New Celtic coach Alan Thompson has told the press he has had no doubts whatsoever about leaving Newcastle United. Alan Thompson glad to join Celtic Alan has been appointed first team coach at the Scottish powerhouse, where he played around 160 times for the Glasgow club, with 37 goals, and he has said he [.

Cameroon’s Vincent Aboubakar One To Watch For Newcastle

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We just watched the Cameroon vs Denmark game, in which quite a few former Newcastle players and Magpie targets, played in the game. Vincent Aboubakar 18 year-old Cameroon International Jon Dahl Tomasson played at center-forward for Denmark and supposed loan target for next season Christian Poulsen played in midfield for Denmark but it was [.

Messi’s Career Is Already Fantastic – And He’s Still Just 22

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Lionel Messi was just great playing for Barcelona in the European Champions League last season, and his display and four goals against Arsenal was the best I've ever seen a player play since the great Brazilian Pele was plying his trade. Maradona embraces his young star 22 year-old Lionel Messi And now we have the [.

We’re Not Scared Of Premiership – Unlike England At World Cup

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One thing that we just loved last season with the Newcastle players, is that they fought and turned up for almost every single game,  and some their come-backs like at Bristol City  - where the lads came back from 2-0 at half time to draw and almost win the game, were just great to see. [...]


Fabio Capello Likely To Change System For Slovenia Game

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Fabio Capello had some explaining to do last night, for both the England performance and also his own team selection and substitutions which seemed off the mark. Fabio Capello - will now change the system? Capello has played a 4-4-2 system for England and since we have stopped winning, it has led to criticism from [.

Newcastle Fans Are Becoming Argentine Supporters

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Jonas  Gutierrez, Newcastle United's Argentine left winger come right back, thinks he is turning  thousands of Newcastle supporters into Argentina fans. Jonas Gutierrez getting great support from Newcastle fans Jonas Gutierrez is the only Newcastle United player competing in South Africa, and of course he is being followed by the thousands of Newcastle supporters [.

Keegan Questions Rooney Fitness Mentally And Physically

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Former England and Newcastle United manager Kevin Keegan has questioned Rooney's fitness after the England vs Algeria game last night in Cape Town. Kevin Keegan is Wayne Rooney fit physically and mentally? Kevin Keegan, who has been at Newcastle three times, twice as a manager and once as a player, said after England [.

Steve Harper Surprised To See Jonas Right Back For Argentina

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Steve Harper has come out today and said he"s never ever seen Jonas Gutierrez play at right back before, but that's where the Newcastle left-winger has played for the impressive Argentina in their first two games, and they've got a good 6 points already in the bag. Jonas Gutierrez right back for Argentina And [.

World Cup Just Too Much For Most England Players

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In a surprisingly poor performance tonight, England were fairly well held to a 0-0 draw by a decent looking Algeria  team,  in the Green Point Stadium, Cape Town. Wayne Rooney - another very poor game for England For England fans who want England to win something  soon this game epitomizes why they don't [.

USA Denied Win Over Slovenia By Disallowed Goal

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The USA drew 2-2 today with Slovenia in England's Group C, but had a perfectly good 3rd goal disallowed, which only the referee will be able to explain why he didn't give the goal. Michael Bradley equalizes - coach's son scored USA's second goal Ther USA started slowly, just like they did against England and [.

Newcastle Captaincy Up For Grabs – Who Should Be Captain?

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Chris Hughton has come out today and said the Newcastle United captaincy is effectively up for grabs next season. Kevin Nolan the new Newcastle captain? In Nicky Butt's absence last season Alan Smith got the nod, and then when Alan was not in the side, Kevin Nolan was captain. With Kevins' fantastic season last [.

No Excuses For England Tonight – They Must Produce!

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Fabio Capello's way of announcing his team to the players just two hours before KO time has come under scrutiny by the English Press but what do they know about managing a football team? Fabio Capello - strong no-nonsense England manager It has become a debate in England since the Robert Green goalkeeping error, and some English [.

Newcastle United Second And Third Adidas Strips Revealed

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Newcastle United have released photos of their second and third strips for next season from Adidas. Newcastle United new back-up strips The strips look fairly simple being all white and all blue. The goalkeeper jersey is a rather plain gray color let us know what you think. We have to think the new black and white striped [.

Newcastle Side To Remain Positive Next Season

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It was a sobering day yesterday for Newcastle United fans as the new Premier League fixtures were announced, and Newcastle again got Manchester United away on the first day of next season probably the toughest game they could have been given. Chris Hughton tough first game Once the fixture list had been released Newcastle [.

Steven Gerrard – There’s No Underestimating Algeria

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England fans will be holding their breath tonight as their country plays their second game in this World Cup against Algeria. England captain Steven Gerrard after scoring after 4 minutes against USA Look at those clenched fists! And even though the 1-1 draw against the USA last Saturday was not what we wanted, nevertheless  Fabio Capello took [.

Hughton Not Scheduled To Visit South Africa – Yet

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Chris Hughton is currently on vacation in the Caribbean but that has not stopped the Newcastle manager from taking in some of the World Cup games on TV. Chris Hughton - not scheduled to visit the World Cup Chris talked about the World Cup so far: "It's been very cagey so far and there is clearly a [.

Gutierrez Gets Second Yellow Card – Misses Greece Game

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Argentina demolished South Korea today in Soccer City, Johannesburg  by 4 goals to 1. Newcastle's Jonas Gutierrez - better game today at right back But even though Argentina were much the better side and were 2-0 up just before the half , the Bayern Much center-back  Demichelis was caught on the ball, and South Korea scored to make it just [.

Hughton Confident Of Good Result At Manchester United

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You can't accuse Newcastle manager Chris Hughton of not being definitely  upbeat about next season back in the Premier League. Chris Hughton confident about next season Chris Hughton held an upbeat interview with Sky Sports News earlier this morning and he has talked to the local Evening Chronicle today about the tough first game at Manchester [.

Chris Hughton Promises Newcastle Fans New Players

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Chris Hughton has talked to Sky Sports today after the Premiership fixture list was released earlier this morning. Chris Hughton -  very confident new players will arrive And there have been concerns on Tyneside ever since the Newcastle Board issued that weird communication to their fans that really ended the celebrations of doing do well last season.

Hughton Looking Forward To Tough Trip To Manchester United

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Newcastle United manager  Chris Hughton just cannot wait for the start of the new season after the Premiership fixtures for the new season were released earlier today. Hughton and Calderwood - very very tough first game The newly promoted Newcastle side will begin their Premiership campaign next season with a a very tough trip to Manchester United.

Tough Start For Newcastle At Manchester United

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Newcastle's first game is the maybe the toughest of the season and replicates our first game in our relegation season a game at Old Trafford against Manchester United. Chris Hughton Manchester United away on first game Two years ago we drew that game 1-1 after going ahead but that was before Kevin Keegan left [.

Newcastle – PSV Friendly Game Likely To Be An Emotional One

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Newcastle United have confirmed they will play top Holland side PSV Eindhoven at St. James' Park on July 31st, which is the first anniversary of the great man's death last year. Bobby Robson - next to his statue in St. James' Park Bobby managed PSV twice, Â the first one being for two years after he was [.

Harper Confident Of New Players Arriving This Summer

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Steve Harper is Newcastle's longest-serving player and he joined the club in 1993 and although he played second fiddle to the great Shay Given for many seasons, he still has 175 total appearances for his home town club. Steve Harper - new players will arrive Steve has come out today and said it's obvious that squad improvements [.

Newcastle’s Jonas Confident To Keep Playing Right Back

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Newcastle left-winger Jonas Gutierrez did not look particularly good in Argentina's first match at right-back when the former World Champions beat Nigeria 1-0 last Saturday. Jonas Gutierrez will he keep his place? Argentina will kick off in about 90 minutes in their second game against South Korea, and the Koreans are currently top of Group B [.

Two Former Magpie Targets Help Switzerland Beat Spain

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Newcastle fans would have been interested to see both former Magpie targets,  22 year-old striker Eren Derdiyok and 25 year-old midfielder Gökhan Inlerin the starting Switzerland side that produced the first real shocker of the 2010 e World Cup with a 1-0 win over European Champions Spain. Eren Derdiyok looked good today for Swiss In [.

PSV Game Chance For Fans To Honor Bobby Robson Greatness

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Newcastle fans were delighted when the PSV friendly was arranged for pre-season, and a pre-season game every July will be used to honor the former great man and fantastic manager. Bobby Robson a terrific man and a great manager Newcastle manager Chris Hughton talked about the upcoming pre-season friendly game: "It's a combination of a [.

Newcastle To Bring Four Good Players In Over The Summer

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Newcastle United  fanzine editor Mark Jensen and the first chair of the newly-elected board of the Newcastle United Supporters' Trust, has given an interview today to the Evening Chronicle. Chris Hughton - a good manager for Newcastle United Jensen seems to have total confidence in new Newcastle manager Chris Hughton, and he  told the Evening Chronicle today: [.

Jonas Is Hardly A World-Class Right Back For Argentina

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Jonas Gutierrez is in South Africa right now in the Argentina squad and they had a good win against Nigeria 1-0 last Saturday, with Jonas in the unfamiliar position of right back. Jonas Gutierrez - on duty for Argentina Jonas will need  a rest before he reports back to Newcastle for  pre-season training, whatever Argentina do during the World [.

Can Newcastle Get Bastian Schweinsteiger On Loan?

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We heard during the Germany Australia televised game earlier this week,  that Germany's talented  midfielder, 25 year-old Bastian Schweinsteiger, was  unsettled at Bayern Munich, and that it wasn't clear that Bastion would be playing there next season. Bastian Schweinsteiger loan deal to Newcastle possible?

Steve Harper Backs Green To Retain England Place

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Steve Harper made very few mistakes in the Newcastle goal last season and is one of the safest goalkeepers around. Steve Harper - solid and safe goalkeeper Steve has today surprisingly urged England manager Fabio Capello to stick with goalkeeper Robert Green, Â despite his tragic mistake against the USA last Saturday.

England Can Still Win World Cup In South Africa

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What we have this year at England, that we haven't had since Bobby Robson was England manager back in the 1990 World Cup, is a coach who is not only good enough to win the World Cup, but believes 100% that England can and will win it. Fabio Capello with that look of steel Now Fabio could be [..

Kevin Nolan So Important For Newcastle Next Season

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When Kevin Nolan first arrived at Newcastle 17 months ago, he did not play too  well, although most Newcastle fans were just delighted that Newcastle got the Bolton Wanderers star for just £4M. Kevin Nolan the new face of Newcastle United But we are now being told that Nolan was hampered by a knee injury, which [.

Vladimír Weiss Would Be Terrific Loan Signing For Newcastle

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Good news this morning that Newcastle could turn to Vladimír Weiss, the Manchester City 20 year-old Slovakian winger for a season-long loan deal. Vladimír Weiss Newcastle loan signing? In fact we are watching the New Zealand Slovakia game as we write this piece (multi-tasking), and Weiss is on the right wing for the Slovakian side [.

PL Fixtures Announced Thurday – Newcastle To Get Easy Start?

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The English Premier League fixtures will be released on Thursday and we have to hope that Newcastle get a reasonable set of fixtures to start the season. So there will be some real news concerning Newcastle at least on Thursday of this week that's just one day before England will annihilate Algeria in [.

Newcastle After Georgios Samaras – But Is He Good Enough?

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Celtic's Greek striker 25 year-old Georgios Samaras is reported to be part of a shock switch to Premiership club Newcastle United. Georgios Samaras is this guy good enough? The 6′4″ striker, who can also play on the wing, moved to Celtic in 2008 from Manchester City and in 97 games for the Scottish giants has scored 36 [.

Hughton On Vacation – Still Working On Transfer Deals

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Chris Hughton is on vacation again this week, but with email and cell phones available these days, things continue to move forward with the Newcastle transfer targets. Chris Hughton - still working on transfer business on vacation Newcastle are reported to be in the market for a striker, a right-back, a center-back and a central midfielder, although we're not [.

Andy Carroll Needs To Get His Demons Under Control

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Andy Carroll will be tried at Newcastle Crown Court in late  October after he denied assaulting a man, following an incident in the Blu Bambu nightclub last December. Andy Carroll needs to get personal life under control The 21 year-old striker's last court appearance was in early June and the actual trial is now expected to [.

Magpies Transfer Dealings This Summer

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Another good interview with Newcastle manager Chris Hughton in the Evening Chronicle today, where Chris stresses that the right players have to be brought in over the summer. Chris Hughton - must bring in the right players Chris was specifically asked if the players he has as targets for the club will excite Newcastle fans.

Paul Gascoigne In Car Crash In Newcastle – Seriously Injured

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Worrying news today that former Newcastle player Paul Gascoigne is in a "serious but not life-threatening" condition in Newcastle General Hospital after a car crash. Paul Gasgoigne - in serious condition in Newcastle General Hospital The car crash took place in his home town of Newcastle upon Tyne, and involved a Vauxhall Astra last night around 9:45pm [.

Newcastle Will Definitely Bring New Players To Tyneside

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It's got to be good news this morning that Newcastle manager Chris Hughton is almost guaranteeing Newcastle fans that new players will be coming to the club. Chris Hughton new players definitely coming Hughton told the Evening Chronicle today: "One thing I'm positive about is come the start of the season, is that we'll have [.

Onyewu Comfortable Against England Because Of Newcastle Experience

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Former Newcastle loan player Oguchi Onyewu has paid credit to the Newcastle United club today, for giving him experience of playing against top English players. Oguchi Onyewu American is former Newcastle center-back Oguchi was on loan at the famous Tyneside club from January of 2007 and played 8 times for the Magpies when Glenn Roeder was [.

Newcastle Again Reported After Jimmy Bullard

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Newcastle manager has said at least a couple of times power the last few weeks that Newcastle are simply not interested in Hull City's Jimmy Bullard. Jimmy Bullard - will he want to join Celtic? But since there have been reports in the news that Newcastle are one of the clubs interested the news is being regurgitated [.

Can Andy Carroll Score Goals In The Premiership?

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Next season will be a huge season for Newcastle's 21 year-old top-rated striker Andy Carroll. Andy Carroll - with proud female Newcastle fans The England under-21 international scored 19 goals in 42 games last season, but 16 of them came this year, but there's no doubt Andy still has to prove he is a top Premier [.

Atletico Madrid Want Newcastle’s Jonas Gutierrez

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As most of our readers will have realized by now, Â over the last few weeks there has been precious little news around about Newcastle United. Jonas Gutierrez - Atletico Madrid after him? There is at best an interview each day of the week with manager Chris Hughton, and that's almost it, with almost nothing being reported on [.

Coloccini And Enrique Most Improved Players At Newcastle

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If Newcastle are to do well next season back in the Premiership, we are going to need to have some good seasons from our better players. Jose Enrique top player at Newcastle last season And two of them who had excellent seasons last season are two of our foreign contingent Fabricio Coloccini and Jose Enrique.

Stoke Want £2M For Beattie To Fund Andy Carroll Bid

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Stoke City will not sell James Beattie to Blackburn Rovers for anything less than £2M. James Beattie 32 year-old is way past his best Blackburn's manager Sam Allardyce is said to be keen on the experienced striker, although we're not sure why, since James seems way past his best. Beattie  has not looked a good player [.

Craig Moore In Australian Side Hammered 4-0 By Germany

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It was interesting to see Craig Moore , the former Newcastle center-back, playing for Australia tonight against Germany, but unfortunately the Socceroos were no match for the technically skilled Germans and were hammered 4-0. Craig Moore former Newcastle player in Australia colors 34 year-old Craig joined Newcastle from German side Borussia Mönchengladbach in the summer of [.

Surely Capello Will Not Stick With Robert Green

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We are all recovering from the give-awy goal that Robert Green gifted to the USA last night otherwise we would be celebrating a solid start to the World Cup campaign. Robert Green what an error! England manager Fabio Capello tried to remain upbeat after the game, since there were some good performances from some England players [.

Stoke Ready To Sign Joe Ledley But Where Are Newcastle?

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News today that Cardiff City free agent Joe Ledley is set to join Stoke City and will tunr down the chance to join Celtic. Joe Ledley - is he headed for Stoke? It seems that Stoke manager Tony Pulis has been trailing the 23-year-old since August 2008, when the Potters bid £6M for the player, but that [.

How Does Robert Green Feel This Morning?

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It was an awful game to watch yesterday as England looked the better side against the USA and should really have won the game quite comfortably. Robert Green - mistake will give England fans nightmares forever But then on 40 minutes Robert Green made the blunder of the tournament when he somehow managed to let a half-hit [.

Steven Taylor Questioning Newcastle’s Ambition

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Some worrying news about Steven Taylor is being reported in today's Sunday Sun. Steven Taylor questioning Newcastle's ambition? The news last week was that a new extended contract was being drawn up for the Greenwich-born 24 year-old, but news today that Steven will certainly not be in any rush to sign the deal.

Newcastle Interest In Yannick Djalo Hard To Believe

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It's Sunday so we can expect one or two silly stories about players Newcastle are supposed to be interested in. Yannick Djalo 24 year-old Sporting Lisbon forward And we are not disappointed as there is a report that Newcastle are interested in signing 24 year-old Sporting Lisbon striker or winger Yannick dos Santos Djaló (Yannick Djalo), [.

Fabio Capello Selection Error Costs England The Win

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We couldn't believe it when we saw  Robert Green was the starting goalkeeper for England  last night, and as soon as we saw him in the tunnel before the game we thought .........trouble, Robert Green - cost England the game We weren't sure why David James wasn't starting and we even preferred Joe Hart to Green, so it was a surprise that [.

Newcastle Former Star Gary Speed Awarded MBE

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Former Newcastle midfield star Gary Speed has been awarded the MBE for his services to the game of football. Gary Speed - while at Newcastle United Newcastle was Gary's third club after being at Leeds United and Everton and he went on to play a total of 284 games for the famous black and whites with 40 [.

Taylor And Carroll Could Be England Internationals Next Season

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It's a long time since Newcastle had so few players involved on the International scene, and we have but one player, Argentine Jonas Gutierrez involved in this year's World Cup. Andy Carroll - England International next season? Malcolm Macdonald, Newcastle's former great number 9 at the club thinks that both English players Steven Taylor and Andy Carroll have [.

Newcastle’s Coloccini Will Be Much Improved Next Season

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Newcastle United manager Chris Hughton is confident that Fabricio Coloccini will be a completely different player next season in the Premiership, than he was in his first season at the Tyneside club. Fabricio Coloccini - different player next season It's a real pity that Coloccini didn't make Diego Maradona's final 23 man Argentine squad for the World [.

England Can Take Nothing For Granted Against USA Today

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Today is the day when we see if the England team can indeed be the side that brings the World Cup back to England after a long 44 years since 1966 when we hammered West Germany 4-2 in that final game. It seems that the USA is indeed interested in the World Cup this year, Â although [...]


Alan Smith Determined To Make Defensive Midfield Position His Own

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The former Manchester United and Leeds star, Alan Smith, who has 19 England caps is still to score a goal for Newcastle United. Alan Smith staying at defensive midfield Alan was signed by Sam Allardyce back in the summer of 2007 for £6M, from Manchester United, and at that time was a striker. But slowly but [.

Nacho Gonzalez Anonymous For Uruguay – Just Like At Newcastle

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Just watched the rather drab game between France and Uruguay which ended 0-0, and we didn't even realize Ignacio "Nacho" Gonazalez was playing for Uruguay until he was substituted in the second half and needless to say he had a very quiet game. Nacho Gonzalez while at Newcastle appeared just twice as a sub Ignacio Gonzalez [.

25 Man Squads And “Home Grown” Players Explained

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Next season Premier League clubs will have to name eight home-grown players in their 25-man squads. Home grown players are not exactly what they seem to be so here is the definition from the English Premier League: A home-grown player will be defined as one who, irrespective of his nationality or age, has been registered [.

Ryan Taylor Ready To Nail Down Right-Back Spot

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Ryan Taylor, Newcastle's 25 year-old Newcastle utility player,  seems determined to nail down the right-back spot at Newcastle next season. Ryan Taylor - hopes to make right back spot his own He'll have an opportunity too,  with Danny Simpson lielky to miss the first four games of next season at least, so it could be that Ryan will [.

Can England Do As Well As Bobby Robson’s Team In 1990?

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As usual England fans are expectant and we are all trying to convince ourselves that this could be the year where we can win the World Cup for the second time. The England team in 1990 Memories of England's fantastic win in 1966 still seems as clear as day as my father and I were ready to [...]


Shearer Confident England And Rooney Can Produce Goods

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The great Alan Shearer has come out today an put his full support behind England's best player, 24 year-old striker Wayne Rooney. Alan Shearer - while managing Newcastle a year ago Shearer was often shorter in stature than the defenders who marked him, but Alan learned very quickly learned how to hold his own physically.

England Expects Rooney To Keep His Cool

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FIFA has warned all players in the World Cup that foul and abusive language will not be tolerated by referees during the tournament. Wayne Rooney needs to control his language This news follows Wayne Rooney's rant against the referee on Monday when he used the F word multiple times. Of course that's hardly unusual for the [.

Milner £28M Transfer Good News Bad News For Newcastle

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Manchester City and Aston Villa are reported to be very close to agreeing a £28M deal for England and former Newcastle United midfielder James Milner. James Milner - while at Newcastle for four years The news today is that the 24-year-old Leeds-born player is expected to agree a five year deal at Manchester City, which is said [.

Newcastle Defender To Miss Start Of Premier League Season

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Danny Simpson now looks certain to miss the start of the Premier League season on August 14th. Danny Simpson will miss start of season Danny has damaged a tendon in his foot, and is currently on vacation but is still on crutches. Newcastle manager Chris Hughton says he is already preparing for the first four games [.

Newcastle Still To Decide If They Will Loan Out Nile Ranger

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Newcastle manager Chris Hughton has surprisingly come out today and said it is still not 100% certain that 19 year-old Nile Ranger will be sent out on loan next season. Nile Ranger - will he stay on Tyneside next season? Hughton had previously said that  Ranger could be loaned out to a Football League side next season  but today [.

Newcastle’s Gutierrez Forgets To Pack Clothes For South Africa

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Newcastle's Jonas Gutierrez is making news today because he forgot to pack his clothes, before leaving for the World Cup in South Africa. Jonas Gutierrez forgot to pack ordinary clothes It seems that Jonas must have football on the brain these days, because when he arrived in South Africa, and opened his suitcase he found out [.

CSKA Moscow Join Race To Sign Free Agent Kris Boyd

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Sky Sports is reporting today that CKSA Moscow have joined the race to sign Rangers free agent striker Kris Boyd. Kris Boyd CSKA interested Turkish club Kayerispor are also in the race but according to Newcastle manager Chris Hughton, the Tynside club are not interested in signing the striker. The Scotland international is out of contract at [.

Steven Taylor Wants To Stay On Tyneside – To Get New Contract

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Ever since there was the altercation between Andy Carroll and Steven Taylor in March there has been various news in the papers that one or other of them will be leaving the Tyneside club this summer. Steven Taylor - new contract at Newcastle But that's the very last thing that Newcastle want and it turns out that [.

Hughton Says He’s Not Interested in Brazilian Striker

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There are regular reports in the press of both interest from other clubs in Newcastle players and interest from Newcastle in other players who may be available at other clubs. Ilan - Newcastle not interested Over the last couple of days there were reports that Brazilian striker Ilan, who was recently released by West Ham, was interesting [.

Newcastle Have 500 Free Agents Available To Them

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Who says Newcastle will not be able to strengthen their squad this summer, even though no transfer money will be available? Joe Cole one of 500 free agents available this summer News today that there are currently 500 free agents on the market looking for new clubs this summer. These include mostly older players and include stars [.

Could Newcastle Get Robbie Keane On Loan?

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Yesterday, Â Newcastle manager Chris Hughton said something that we thought was rather interesting he said there were players available this summer that the club didn't expect to be available. , Robbie Keane could Newcastle get him on loan? Now one of those players available is Robbie Keane, who will hardly want to stay at Tottenham next [.

Newcastle Players Talk About The Bad Times Last Summer

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Newcastle United players have told the story of the Newcastle club's terrific Championship-winning campaign of 2009-2010, which in our minds was still a miracle season we still cannot quite believe what the lads achieved. Chris Hughton at the center of  Newcastle's terrific season And in our book the key person that brought Newcastle back from [.

Newcastle Players Cared So Much About Bouncing Back

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Alan Smith spoke today at the launch of the Newcastle United Season Review 2009-10 DVD, which is now available from club retail outlets and will be on general release from June 14th. Alan Smith - key player for Magpies last season In early August there was a certain feeling of now knowing exactly what to expect in [.

Can Hughton Repeat Management Success In Premier League?

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Former Newcastle manager has come out today in praise of current Newcastle manager Chris Hughton. Glenn Roeder when Newcastle manager Roeder told the Evening Chronicle today: "I think Chris Hughton has done an extraordinary job – 12 months ago nobody could have thought Newcastle would achieve exactly what they have done.

Initial League Fixtures Will Be Vital To Newcastle Next Season

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Things in the Premier League are a lot different than they were back in1993, which is the last time Newcastle were promoted into the Premier League. Kevin Keegan - Newcastle manager back in 1993 In 1993 Kevin Keegan's side got off to a great start and finished a creditable 3rd that season in England's top league [.

Newcastle Interested In Brazilian Striker?

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There is news coming through Sky Sports that Newcastle may be interested in former West Ham striker Ilan. Illan Newcastle unlikely to be interested The Brazilian was released by West Ham after joining them from St Etienne on the last day of the January transfer window. But the times we saw the 29 year-old he didn't look [.

No Bids Received From Chelsea For Andy Carroll

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Chris Hughton has told anybody and everybody who wants to listen to him, that no player of our current squad will be leaving Newcastle this summer. Andy Carroll - 21 year-old star striker going nowhere There was news over the weekend that Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti liked the look of Andy Carroll, Â and the news was the [.

Hughton – Kris Boyd Is A Non-Starter For Newcastle

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We may be a little naive, but maybe  we should listen to Newcastle manager Chris Hughton about who may,  and who may not be coming to Newcastle United this summer. Kris Boyd - no interest from Newcastle So when the news today is that all the talk in Glasgow is that Rangers' star striker Kris Boyd is [.

Newcastle Reserve Team Coach To Be Appointed ASAP

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Chris Hughton has talked today about the coaching vacancy at Newcastle United for a Reserve team coach. Colin and Chris need coaching help cheer up lads! That position is alittle more important than it sounds, because the new coach's job will be to bring through the many good youngsters on Tyneside, and of course the Reserve team [.

Jonas Gutierrez Dreams Of Argentina Winning World Cup

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Argentina are one of the favorites to win it all at the World Cup in South Africa this summer, despite an indifferent qualifying campaign. Jonas Gutierrez - hopes  Argentina can win the whole thing There are several countries, including Spain, Brazil, Italy and England in addition to the Argentines who could go all the way in South [.

Premier League Wage Bill Still Dangerously High

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Newcastle United's relegation from the Premiership last summer resulted in a reduction this past season in the overall attendances of the Premiership. In fact the Premier League suffered a 4% drop in attendance last season. Deloitte has looked at the books of English clubs and report that most have survived the current recession quite well.

Hughton – Players Are Available That We Never Expected

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Chris Hughton has told the Newcastle Journal this morning something that all Newcastle fans know only too well the transfer market has been very slow. Chris Hughton transfer season is slow Hughton has refused to discuss anything about the amount of money he may or may not be getting this summer, and that's sensible inasmuch [.

No Players Will Be Leaving Newcastle This Summer

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The very last thing Chris Hughton wants to happen is to lose any of the players he currently has in the Newcastle squad. Steven Taylor new contract will be offered Hughton had several meetings with Managing Director Derek Llambias since the end of the season and Chris has told Derek he doesn't want to lose any of [.

Blackpool To Challenge Newcastle For Tom Cleverley

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News today that Blackpool, the third team to be promoted from the Championship to the Premiership last season, will join the battle to sign Manchester United winger Tom Cleverley on loan. Tom Cleverley two Premier clubs after him at least Newcastle have been interested in Cleverley for a while now, but usually no decisions will [.

No Chance Of Newcastle Getting Midfielder Charlie Adam

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Blackpool manager Ian Holloway has told any club looking to sign his midfield star Charlie Adam, to forget it, Â because Charlie will be staying at Bloomfield Road and trying to keep Blackpool in the Premiership next season. Charlie Adam after scoring at Wembley he's going nowhere Adam has been already been linked with a potential [.

Lots Of Applicants For Newcastle Coaching Jobs

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Chris Hughton will look to fill  the vacancies created by Alan Thompson and Kenny Wharton both leaving the coaching ranks at the Newcastle club over the last couple of weeks. John Carver with Bobby Robson at Newcastle Martin Scott of Middlesbrough and John Carver, the former assistant manager to Sir Bobby Robson at Newcastle  have been linked [.

Hughton Back To Work – Wants Young Players At Newcastle

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Chris Hughton has returned from his vacation today,  but says that things didn't stop while he was away, and he kept taking phone calls involved with his efforts to strengthen the Newcastle squad this summer. Chris Hughton - back at his desk in Newcastle It's almost certain now  that Chris will have to strengthen the Newcastle squad  with little [.

Tim Krul Could Be Sent Out On Loan Next Season

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Chris Hughton is back in Newcastle after his short vacation spent with his family, and he has talked about top young goalkeeper Fraser Forster. Fraser Forster could end up back at Norwich next season There has been news coming out of the Norwich club that they are in negotiations with Newcastle to get the 22 year-old [.

Does Andy Carroll Have His Price At Newcastle?

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There was news yesterday from the BBC that Chelsea were considering a bid for Newcastle United striker Andy Carroll. Andy Carroll - 21 year-old Magpies striker Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti seems to have been impressed by the 21-year-old's performances this year in the Championship and seems ready to bid £7M for the Gateshead-born striker, who has come [.

Why Would Newcastle Want To Sign Sol Campbell?

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It will be most unlikely if Newcastle are interested in 35-year-old Sol Campbell, who is available on a free transfer from Arsenal at the end of the month. Sol Campbell - no interest form Newcastle Newcastle were linked very closely with the former England International last summer, with the player saying he would love to sign [.

Bullard Wants £2M To End Hull Contract – To Join Magpies?

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News in the  Daily Mirror today that Jimmy Bullard wants a £2M pay-off from Hull City. Jimmy Bullard Newcastle interested? Hull are in the same position Newcastle were in last summer, with their wage bill just far too high to be sustainable without Premiership TV money. And of course their biggest wage earner is Jimmy Bullard, who has [.

Information Vacuum Exists At Newcastle Club

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We aren't the only ones who are struggling to find meaningful news about Newcastle United these last few weeks. Mike Ashley - why will he not talk to Newcastle fans? It's probably the slackest time we've seen in our over three years online reporting on the news on the club, and Neil Farrington of the Sunday Sun has [.

Ipswich Trying To Keep Connor Whickham At Portland Road

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One of the top young stars in England right now is Ipswich's 17 year-old striker Connor Wickham. Connor Whickham - Ipswich want to keep their young star Connor, who stands 6′3″ tall,  scored 3 of   England's 4 goals in the semi-final against France (2-1 win) and the final against Spain (2-1 win), when England won the European U17 [.

Newcastle Reported To Be After World Cup Center-Back

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The Sunday Sun is reporting today that Newcastle are on the trail of South Korean center-back star Cho Yong-Hyung. Cho Yong-Hyung - are Newcastle interested? The 26-year-old centre-back, who stands just short of 6′ tall, plays currently in the K-League with his club Jeju United in Jeju, South Korea.

Jonas Gutierrez On Radar Screen Of Europa Champions

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The Sunday Sun are reporting today that Atletico Madrid may be interested in Newcastle left winger Jonas Gutierrez. Jonas Gutierrez Atletico Madrid interested? The Europa League champions think that his International team-mate Sergio Aguero already being at the Spanish club could potentially prove a draw to his friend Gutierrez.

Leeds And Newcastle Battle It Out For Defender

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There is a report out today that both Leeds United and Newcastle United have been in contact with Bolton Wanderers in an effort  to sign central defender Andy O'Brien. Andy O'Brien - Bolton defender attracting interest The Daily Mail is claiming that both clubs want O'Brien from the Reebok Stadium, to add some experience to their ranks [.

Newcastle Club Reported To Be Completely Skint

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Brian McNally is reporting in the Daily Mirror today that Newcastle are completely skint. Newcastle owner Mike Ashley no more loans to the club? The report suggests that if  Newcastle fans think that the club might find some money to strengthen their squad in the summer with some quality buys, they  are doomed to disappointment.

Plymouth Clear The Way For John Carver To Join Newcastle

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The Herald Sport in Plymouth is reporting today that the Plymouth Argyle club have agreed a deal, at least in principle, with a new manager to replace the sacked Paul Mariner. John Carver with the great Sir Bobby Robson at Newcastle And the interesting piece is being reported this morning is that The Herald Sun says the [.

Why Shola Ameobi Can Be Big Success Next Season

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One of the many things we have come to like about Chris Hughton, the Newcastle manager, over the last 11 months, is that he prepares so well for every single game, and never understimates any team. Shola Ameobi celebrating with Newcastle fans at Plymouth It was a lot easier to underestimate teams last season in the Championship, than [.

Steven Taylor Takes Fitness Coach With Him To LA

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Newcastle are in negotiations with Andy Carroll to get him tied down at the Tyneside club with an improved contract, and we have to hope the same thing happens soon for Steven Taylor. Steven Taylor takes fitness coach to Los Angeles We know the two local lads had a bust-up in April, but they were both [.

Newcastle Leading The Chase For Star Striker

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Newcastle United have been linked with Norwegian teenager Marcus Pedersen for a while now, and if the reports are be believed Newcastle are in the lead to sign the 19 year-old striker. Marcus Pedersen Newcastle leading chase for striker We reported a couple of days ago that Newcastle were interested in the young Norwegian [.

Can Newcastle Do A Loan Deal For Chelsea’s Nicolas Anelka?

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Newcastle manager Chris Hughton  is going to bring in some loan signings over the summer,  and while most of these will be young guns from the top clubs,  there could also be some experienced players available in August,  depending on what transfers the big clubs accomplish over the summer. Nicolas Anelka - what happens to him [.

Martin Scott Looks Favorite To Get Newcastle Coaching Job

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Former Middlesbrough coach Martin Scott could be set to join Newcastle United as the new Reserve team coach. Martin Scott former Middlesbrough Reserve team manager Martin was sacked in early May by Middlesbrough, as new manager Gordon Strachan presumably wants to bring in his own team at the Middlesbrough club, and Martin's  departure comes just before [.

Newcastle Still Evaluating Free Transfer And Loan Targets

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As if to verify there's very little happening right now at the Newcastle club, the Journal today just rehashes three or four stores of yesterday, which are already old news. Chris Hughton not much happening However Chris Hughton does give a short interview which is new and this is what Chris said today: " We're just using the [.

Newcastle Player Wins Top Award

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22 year-old Newcastle United goalkeeper Fraser Forster has been awarded the League 1 Macron Golden Glove Award for last season. Fraser Forster - top award for young Newcastle keeper Fraser won the Coca-Cola League 1 title by keeping more clean sheets for Norwich City than any other goalkeeper in the league, and that was 22 clean sheets [.

Andy Carroll Negotiates New Improved Contract At Newcastle

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As we reported yesterday, Newcastle United are currently working with Newcastle striker Andy Carroll to give him a new, longer and improved contract. Andy Carroll - new improved contract on Tyneside Andy himself is very pleased to stay on Tyneside of course, and had his best season ever for Newcastle last season, and since the turn of [.

Alan Thompson Officially Leaves Newcastle United

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We thought it may have been delayed until early next week but Newcastle have just said that coach Alan Thompson will be leaving Newcastle United. Alan Thompson while a Celtic player This is the statement the Newcastle club issued today: "Newcastle United can confirm that Alan Thompson has left his role with the club by [.

Barton Has 47 Appearances For Newcastle – Time To Repay Club

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Joey Barton has made just 47 appearances with 3 goals for Newcastle United in his three full seasons on Tyneside. Joey Barton just 47 appearances in three full seasons So Joey hasn't produced too much yet for the Newcastle club, but of course that's due to the three serious foot injuries he's had while he's been [.

John Carver Would Be Great Choice As New Newcastle Coach

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With Alan Thompson looking certain to leave Newcastle for Celtic, and youth team coach Kenny Wharton having left the club a couple of weeks ago, Â Chris Hughton will need to bring some new coaches in during the summer. John Carver - will he return to Newcastle? And one good coach who is bring mentioned as a possibility [.

All So Quiet On The Newcastle Transfer Front

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We're not the only ones to have noticed there seems precious little going on at Newcastle,  as far as bringing new players into the club is concerned. Chris Hughton - currently on vacation Of course this is the quiet time of  the summer,  when players and staff go off for their summer vacations having finished the league program, [.

Newcastle Confirm Rangers’ Fixture At Ibrox On August 7th

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Newcastle United have verified today that they will play Scottish Premier League Champions Glasgow Rangers in a pre-season friendly at Ibrox on Saturday August 7th (3pm kick-off). The game has already been mentioned over the last couple of weeks but it's only today that is has been verified by both clubs.

Do Newcastle Have Any Interest In Liam Lawrence?

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There was news yesterday, that we initially ignored, which said that Newcastle may be interested in former Sunderland winger Liam Lawrence. Liam Lawrence - are Newcastle interested? Celtic had been favored to sign the Stoke City and former Sunderland player, but at 28 he could be too old for Newcastle.

Norwich City Could Still Get Forster Next Season

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Norwich City chief executive David McNally has indicated the East Anglia club is in a good position to sign Newcastle goalkeeper Fraser Forster, on a season long loan deal for next season. Fraser Forster 6′7″ Newcastle goalkeeper It will be up to Newcastle manager Chris Hughton whether he allows the 22-year-old to go out on loan [.

Andy Carroll Wants To Stay At Newcastle A Long Time

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Good news today in the Evening Chronicle today that Newcastle are negotiating a new contract with 21 year-old Andy Carroll, and it appears the only thing Andy is wondering is how long can he make the contract, as he wants to stay at Newcastle for a long long time. Andy Carroll - with his baby girl There [.

Newcastle Are After 19 Year-Old Norwegian Striker

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There are reports in Norway today that are claiming Newcastle United remain interested in 19 year old striker Marcus Pedersen of Norwegian club Strømsgodset. Marcus Pedersen 19 year-old Norway U21 player The striker has played 37 times for his club with 17 goals.  The 5′11″ striker started his career at Hamkan in 2007, before joining his [.

Kris Boyd Would Welcome Interest From Newcastle

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Newcastle have apparently made some enquiries about the Ibrox striker, Kris Boyd  in the past – but apparently there has been no contact lately from the Newcastle club for the free agent. Kris Boyd - would welcome a Newcastle approach And we are now hearing reports that Kris would indeed welcome an approach from the Newcastle club.

Will Newcastle Sign Any Free Agents This Summer?

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We've been a little concerned about some of Chris Hughton's statements of late. Colin Calderwood and Chris Hughton at Newcastle The comments suggest that Newcastle will not sign any player until after the World Cup ends on July 11th, but surely if  Newcastle are to sign free agents, that has to be done before the end of  June.

Hughton Says Newcastle Squad Already Full Of Experience

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Chris Hughton seems to think that his current squad of players will be good enough for the Premiership next season. Chris Hughton - lots of experience in the squad Newcastle have had just one season in the second division of English football, and still have lots of players who have played in the Premiership and therefore have [.

Another Daily Mail Rubbish Report About Andy Carroll

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The Daily Mail has a silly report out today saying that Birmingham and Stoke City will fight it out for Newcastle's Andy Carroll. Andy Carroll - with Newcastle fans But this newspaper has lost a significant amount of credibility,  since they almost wrecked England's hosting of the 2018 World Cup, by their  entrapment of Lord Triesman, so [.

Andy Carroll To Go On Trial In October

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Andy Carroll had had his hearing today at the Newcastle Crown Court,  and he pleaded not guilty to the charge of assault occasioning actual bodily harm against Michael Cook. Andy Carroll  goes on trial October 25th We had hoped there may be an end to the case, but of course no such luck,  as Andy's trial [.

New Coaches Needed At Newcastle

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If Chris Hughton thought he had enough on his plate to bring in new players over the summer, with precious little money available, Â he also has to bring in at least a couple of new coaches. Chris Hughton - earning his money Youth coach Kenny Wharton left the club a couple of weeks ago and before the [.

Different Reactions To Walcott’s Cut From England Squad

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Former England and Newcastle winger Chris Waddle is not a fan of Arsenal winger Theo Walcott. Theo Walcott - cut by Fabio Capello yesterday He's been a critic of the 21 year old Arsenal winger before, and said back in March that he didn't think Theo fully understood the game of  football. Of course Theo was the only real [.

Spend The Money – But Do Newcastle Have Any To Spend?

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Former Newcastle midfiled star Rob Lee has come out today and told Newcastle to spend the money presumably whether they have the money or not. Rob Lee - while at Newcastle But that's so easy to say, and in the past it hasn't particularly helped Newcastle with some of the ridiculously overpriced and mediocre players we [.

Newcastle Financial State Looks A Little Worrying

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Newcastle should be able to recoup about £10M from the previous sales of some of their big-name players, who were also on enormous wages. The Guardian is reporting that among the payments expected this summer is almost £4M from Aston Villa for James Milner apparently due on 29th August this year.

Boyd Criticized For Wanting To Leave Glasgow Rangers

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The Evening Chronicle is reporting today that Newcastle will have competition from up to 20 other clubs if they decide to make a move for Rangers free agent striker Kris Boyd. Kris Boyd - are Newcastle interested? The most important word in that sentence is if. The Scottish International has 101 goals in 143 appearances for Rangers, but [.

Aston Villa To Bid £5M And Join Race For Nedum Onuoha

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News in the Daily Mirror today that Aston Villa will make a £5M bid for England U21 defender and reported Newcastle target, Nedum Onuoha. Nedum Onuoha Aston Villa interested There was news last week that Newcastle United had been thinking of bidding around £3.5M for the center-back, and we heard that Manchester City valued the player [.

Are Newcastle Interested In Peter Whittingham?

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News today that Nottingham Forest manager Billy Davies has lined up a £2M bid for Cardiff  City midfielder Peter Whittingham. Peter Whittingham are Newcastle interfested? The Nuneaton born 25 year-old England U21 International (17 caps 3 goals)  looked a good player last season, when he scored 25 goals in 51 appearances for the Welsh side, [.

Bullard Agrees To Join Celtic After Newcastle Pull Out

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There is news in various newspapers this morning that Jimmy Bullard has agreed to join Celtic on a season-long loan deal. Jimmy Bullard agrees season loan deal at Celtic But the interesting thing for Newcastle fans is that the reports say that Newcastle were the other club interested but decided to look elsewhere.

Reports That Fabio Capello Has Cut Arsenal’s Theo Walcott

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The BBC is reporting that the surprise omission from the 23 man England World Cup squad is Arsenal's Theo Walcott. Theo Walcott - cut by England manager Fabio Capello? It looks like Chelsea's Joe Cole has been included in the final squad, after his very good performance in the second half against Japan on Sunday when England came [.

Macdonald Challenges Carroll To Be Good Enough For Number 9

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Malcolm Macdonald, the former Newcastle great, has said today that wearing the number 9 short at Newcastle is not an easy task, and he wonders if Andy Carroll is up to it. Andy Carroll is he up to wearing number 9? Before any player gets the number 9 shirt,  nobody really knows if he will live [.

Lovenkrands And Carroll Deserve A Chance Next Season

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Peter Lovenkrands has come out today and said he and Andy Carroll deserve the opportunity to start up front for Newcastle next season in the Premier League. Peter Lovenkrands - deserves Premiership chance Peter scored 16 goals in 32 appearances of Newcastle last season and Andy Carroll notched 19 goals in 42 appearances last season.

Reports Continue Over Newcastle Interest In Granqvist

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We reported last week that sources in Holland were claiming that Newcastle are keen on FC Groningen's Swedish international and former Wigan defender Andreas Granqvist. Andreas Granqvist 5 Swedish caps We hope this report is not true, because we're not sure this player is good enough for Newcastle, Â but of course that doesn't stop the news [.

Loan Ranger Could Be Playing At Norwich City Next Season

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Norwich City manager Paul Lambert is reported today to be tracking Newcastle's 19 year-old young star striker Nile Ranger for a possible loan move  to East Anglia next season. Nile Ranger Norwich loan target? We know that Newcastle manager Chris Hughton is ready to let the pacy and strong striker go out on loan next season [.

Newcastle Coach Thompson To Leave Newcastle For Celtic

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If Neil Lennon gets the appointment as Celtic's new manager then it looks like Newcastle coach Alan Thompson, his former team-mate at Celtic, is expected to join him at Parkhead. Alan Thompson leaving for Celtic? Lennon is looking to put together his management team, and his former Celtic colleague is said to be a key part of [.

No Loan Signings At Newcastle Until August

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It looks like Newcastle fans should not expect too much to happen in the transfer market until late summer. Tom Cleverley loan target for Newcastle Only Birmingham City and Everton, who signed former Newcastle target Jermaine Beckford yesterday, have done any business so far this summer. And it seems like Newcastle will not do any transfer business [.

Expect A Very Slow Transfer Season At Newcastle

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With the World Cup beginning in South Africa a week on Friday, it seems like not too much will happen in the transfer market until at least after the World Cup completes on July 11th. Chris Hughton - difficult summer ahead? In fact the Journal today is reporting today that it could even be in the very [.