Newcastle united Blog Archives for January 2011

Kevin Nolan – I Felt Totally Betrayed By Newcastle

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Surprising words from former Newcastle captain Kevin Nolan in the Sunday Mirror today. Kevin Nolan I felt totally betrayed Kevin left the Tyneside club abruptly in June, when relegated West Ham put in a bid for the player, and when the London club finally met the asking price of £4.5M, Kevin went down south [.

England Get Decent Draw For 2014 World Cup

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England seemed to have had a decent draw in the 2014 World Cup draw, which took place in host country Brazil, tonight. England were drawn against Montenegro, Ukraine, Poland, Moldova, and San Marino in Group H of the draw. Scotland and Wales were drawn against each other in Group A, and will play Croatia, Serbia, [.

Joey Tweets Again – Criticizes Britain And America!

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Newcastle midfielder Joey Barton has today tweeted on the state of Anglo-American relations, but why he feels he needs to pontificate about these things, Â we have no idea. Joey Barton - decries state of Britain and United States Joey seems to be upset about the state of the British, and he doesn't think too much [.

Alan Pardew Very Positive Towards Newcastle Youngsters

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We didn't know what to expect when Alan Pardew took over the club in December. Gregg McDermott promising Newcastle youngster And we must say we were less than happy when Alan was appointed but since then he's surprised us on the positive side, Â more times than not. I know Alan is sometimes criticized by [.

James Perch Looking To Leave Newcastle This Summer

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It's hardly surprising that James Perch is looking to leave Newcastle this summer. James Perch - will leave Newcastle this summer James was signed by Newcastle last summer from Nottingham Forest, and at the time he was thought to be one of the better players in the Championship. Perch was also a bit of a [.

Newcastle Youngsters Performed So Well In America

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James Tavernier joined the Leeds United Youth system when he was just 9 years old back in 20001. James Tavernier had an excellent American tour good for him And it was just a short three years ago that James left Leeds United to join the Newcastle Academy, and he has done very well [...]


Liverpool Could Bid For Enrique On August 31st

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We saw a report last week that Liverpool could wait until the final day of the transfer window, before bidding for Newcastle's Jose Enrique. Liverpool could bid as late as August 31st for Jose Enrique The reason for that is that Jose becomes a free agent next summer, and Newcastle would get nothing for him, [.

All Quiet On The Transfer Front

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If you have read the local reports over the last couple of days, then the conventional wisdom from them is that Newcastle have given their top striker target, Mevlut Erdinc, Â a deadline to say yes or no to joining Newcastle United. Mevlut Erdinc - should decide by tomorrow? And since those same reports say that [.

Leeds United A Real Test For Newcastle Tomorrow

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Newcastle now have two testing friendlies as the final two steps in getting ready for the visit of Arsenal in two weeks time. John Carver Leeds will be a good test Newcastle will face Leeds United at Elland Road tomorrow afternoon, and then Newcastle will host Italian side Fiorentina next Saturday afternoon at St.

What’s Wrong With Newcastle’s Medical Facilities?

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Where is Hatem Ben Arfa these days? Ben Arfa - after picking up the ankle injury He's back in Clairfontaine, the top French Football Academy near Paris, recovering from the ankle injury he picked up against Sporting Kansas, and again it was caused by a rather over the top physical challenge. Ben Arfa will miss [.

Now Cheick Tiote Has Visa Problem – What’s Going On?

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Surprising news today that Cheick Tiote is the latest Newcastle United player to have a visa problem this summer. Cheick Tiote after scoring his only goal for Newcastle so far Cheick Tiote will not now be available for the friendly game at Leeds United on Sunday. There is now real news on what [.

Barton And Cabaye Likely To Start At Leeds

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We can look forwards to top players Joey Barton and Yohan Cabaye being involved in the friendly at Leeds United on Sunday. Joey Barton top player back against Leeds United Both players are likely to be very important for Newcastle next season, with Yohan providing the sublime skills and passing in central midfield, and [.

What’s Your Starting Team For Leeds On Sunday?

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Alan Pardew will have almost a full squad to choose from for the game at Leeds United on Sunday. Mike Williamson - likely to start on Sunday Apparently Tiote is not available for Sunday's game, as he has a visa problem and jetted into the Ivory Coast from Columbus, Ohio, to try to sort it [...]


Alan Smith To Be Given History Lesson At Leeds

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Alan Smith was a first team regular at Leeds United when he was only 19 years old and playing as an out-and-out striker, and even played for England when he was just 21. Alan Smith rough reception on Sunday? And Smith was part of the very successful Leeds side that David O'Leary took to [...]


Mevlut Erdinc – Is He Coming Or Not?

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Newcastle got off to a great start to the transfer season when they got four new players in by June 18th. Mevlut Erdinc is he coming or not? The Magpies were quick off the mark this summer with Yohan Cabaye, Demba Ba, Mehdi Abeid and Sylvain Marveaux all being signed up. But since then [...]


Mevlut Erdinc – Is He Coming Or Not?

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Newcastle got off to a great start to the transfer season when they got four new players in by June 18th. Mevlut Erdinc is he coming or not? The Magpies were quick off the mark this summer with Yohan Cabaye, Demba Ba, Mehdi Abeid and Sylvain Marveaux all being signed up. But since then [...]


Gosling, Marveaux And Ba Coming Through Well At Newcastle

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It was great to see Dan Gosling have such a good game on Tuesday night at Columbus. Dan Gosling - looked great at Columbus The 21 year-old showed so much energy in that game, and he was a little unlucky not to score, and could have even have had a hat-trick with a just little [...]


James Tavernier Pushing For First Team Place?

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One of the youngsters who did himself no harm in the American trip was right-back James Tavernier. James Tavernier had good American tour The right back had a very successful loan spell at Gateshead earlier this year where he played 18 games and got rave reviews, Â before Alan Pardew called him back, after a [.

England U20 Side Greeted In Columbia By Dancing PoiceWomen

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The England U20 side arrived in Colombia for the U20s World Cup on Monday night and were greeted to an awsome welcome by dancing police women. Jak Alnick Newcastle goalkeeper and hot dancer Brian Eastick's squad landed at the Medellin airport and were warmly greeted that maybe an understatement by a troupe [.

Two More Top Players And Newcastle Not Too Far Away

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Pardew praised the performance of Demba Ba against the Columbus Crew, and was pleased the way the lads came back after a poor performance in Orlando on Saturday night. >Demba Ba played well on Tuesday night In fact both Shola Ameobi and Demba Ba looked powerful players for Newcastle on Tuesday, Â and they were [.

Leon Best Will Be Staying At Newcastle – Good!

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We thought it was rather strange when reports came out several weeks ago, that Newcastle striker Leon Best was up for sale. Leon Best not on the transfer list That was after Alan Pardew himself had praised the Coventry-born striker who scored 6 goals in 12 appearances for the Newcastle side earlier in the [.

Youngsters Important To Newcastle Next Season

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It seems that Alan Pardew is pleased enough with the three game tour of America which ended on Tuesday evening. with Newcastle hammering Columbus Crew by 3-0. Â Â The Crew are currently second top of the MLS Eastern conference. Alan Pardew pleased enough with US tour The tour of Kansas, Orlando and Columbus was [.

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly On American Tour

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Alan Pardew will keep pressing his players to become super fit, ready for the first game of the Premier League season against Arsenal on August 13th. Haris Vuckic coming through at Newcastle? The Newcastle squad should be returning to Newcastle from their American trip, and the whole squad will be training at Benton, with [.

Newcastle Confident Of Striker Signing In Next Few Days

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Newcastle seem to have two long running sagas at the moment. Mevlut Erdinc - arriving before the end of month? One is with Jose Enrique, who has been wanting to leave the club, presumably ever since Andy Carroll was sold in January. And the other is Newcastle trying to get Mevlut Erdinc on Tyneside from [.

Pardew Has Given Up On Nile Ranger

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It seems that those photos of Nile Ranger holding a gun, which hit the media just after the season ended, were the last straw for Alan Pardew with the 20 year-old Londoner. Nile Ranger - Newcastle want to sell the youngster The news today in the Journal is that Pardew was simply furious with the [...

Alan Shearer Could Follow Bobby Robson’s Lead

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Alan Shearer had eight games in charge at Newcastle, Â from April 1st, 2009 until the last game was played on May 24th, and Newcastle were still relegated. Alan Shearer - too picky about a management job? Alan won one, drew two, and lost the other five, and it was just one point short of saving [...]


Columbus Crew 0 Newcastle 3 – Video Highlights

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Here is a good video of the highlights of the game last night with commentary a beautiful goal from young Haris Vuckic right at the end. Columbus Crew 0 Newcastle United 3


Newcastle Move For Defoe Simply A Non-Starter

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There were several things that didn't sound quite right, Â when the news came out yesterday that Newcastle could be interested in Spurs' striker Jermain Defoe. Jermain Defoe - not interested in moving to Newcastle One was that at 29 years old Jermain is a bit old, and didn't fit the profile of players Newcastle are [.

Pardew – Pre-Season Build-Up Is Going According To Plan

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Alan Pardew seems happy enough that the build-up to the season is going according to plan, kind of. John Carver and Alan Pardew things going according to plan Newcastle have had too many injuries so far in pre-season, Â to Danny Gutherie, Shane Ferguson, Ben Arfa and Ryan Taylor. Ben Arfa injured his left ankle [.

Coloccini Growing Nicely Into Newcastle Captaincy

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Even though captain Fabricio Coloccini  played last night with a slight groin problem, he still had another excellent game for the Magpies in central defense. Fabricio Coloccini Newcastle are on track for Arsenal Fab talked only about his team mates after the game,  and thinks the team is on the right track to get [.

Newcastle To Increase Transfer Focus

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Newcastle will continue full bore in the transfer market, once they return from America. Erdinc - number one striker target Pardew is in pursuit of a striker and if we are to believe the news this morning, Erdinc remains  the number one choice,  but Newcastle could move for Jermain Defoe, if they fail to get [.

Some Good Performances From Newcastle Last Night

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There were  a lot of positives that Alan Pardew will have taken from the game last night in Columbus. James Tavernier solid game in defense Newcastle were superior throughout the game, and of course it helped when goalkeeper Andy Gruenebaum handled outside the box just before the interval, and left little alternative for the [.

Haris Vuckic Starting to Look The Part For Newcastle

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Haris Vuckic scored a great goal for Newcastle last night against the Columbus Crew, to make it 3-0 in the very last minute of the game. Haris Vuckic - looking the part The Slovenian U21 International has had a difficult  time of it these last couple of seasons with injuries, but it could be that [.

Defoe The Target If Newcastle Cannot Get Erdinc

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News today in The Sun that Newcastle may go after Tottenham's Jermain Defoe. Jermain Defoe - not young at 29 But the news is that Mevlut Erdinc remains the number one choice for the Magpies, and we'll see in the next week or so whether Newcastle can do a deal with PSG for the 24 [...]


Pardew Still To Decide Who Will Be Top Goalkeeper

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It was a good performance last night from Newcastle, Â and good to have such a thorough victory, before the lads return home today from America. Steve Harper hoping to start against Arsenal Steve Harper played his first game of the pre-season last night, but Steve had precious little to do as Newcastle controlled the [.

Newcastle Dominate Throughout – Win 3-0

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Newcastle looked so much better tonight than they did at Orlando on Saturday, and the lads gave a good display and dominated the Columbus Crew throughout the game, with goals from Shola Ameobi, Fabricio Coloccini and the goal of the game form young Haris Vuckic. The game got under way and the Crew Stadium that [.

Harper, Enrique, Marveaux And Demba Ba All Start

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Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has made five changes to the side that lost 1-0 at Orlando City. Steve Harper gets his first start in goal of the pre=season, and Jose Enrique, Sylvain Marveaux, Shola Ameobi and Demba Ba all start the game. Ryan Taylor and Peter Lovenkrands are injured and will play no part in [.

Pardew Pays Warm Tribute To Slain Norwegian Supporter

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We paid tribute yesterday to Tore Eikeland, the 21 year-old Newcastle fan, who was gunned down in the terrible disaster that took place in Norway last Friday afternoon. Torre Eikeland gunned down on Friday afternoon And it was great to see that Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has heard all about the tragedy and paid [.

Reserves End Tour With Defeat – Valencia After Coloccini

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The Newcastle Reserve side played their third and final game in Holland, but were beaten 3-2 by Almere City this afternoon. Newcastle Development coaches look on this afternoon But manager Pretor Beardsley seemed happy enough, and the lads will now travel back to Newcastle, Â after having spent 7 days on what turned out to be [.

We Have Shaken Hands Like Grown Men Should

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More news today on the aftermath of Jose Enrique's tweet criticizing  Newcastle owner, Mike Ashley, on Sunday. The open training season photo taken by Newcastle supporter Kevin Lively And it turns out Jose has been fined two weeks wages, and since the estimate was £100K, that means the lad is getting £50K/week on Tyneside, [.

Newcastle Considering Both Jermain Defoe And Peter Crouch

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Alan Pardew has said that Newcastle are now ahead of the game,  in their urgent endeavors to bring in a new striker, and also to  bring in another left-back for Jose Enrique. Jermain Defoe Pardew considering the striker The Evening Chronicle (Lee Ryder) are  reporting today that manager Alan Pardew has considered whether he [.

Coloccini And Tiote Doubtful For Tonight’s Columbus Crew Game

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It seems that captain Fabricio Coloccini and top Ivory Coast midfielder Cheick Tiote, are both doubtful for tonight's game against the Columbus Crew in Ohio. Paul Dummett will likely play tonight Ryan Taylor picked up a groin injury early in the game against Orlando City on Friday evening, Â on the artificial turf surface, and [.

Ben Arfa Damaged Ligaments – Misses First Two Games Of Season

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Ben Arfa will miss at least the first two Premier League games of the season, against Arsenal at home on August 13th, and then local rivals Sunderland away on the following weekend. Ben Arfa relaxing in Kansas before his ankle injury The 24 year-old was stretched off last week in the pre-season game [.

Newcastle After Left Back to Replace Enrique

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The Journal is reporting today that Newcastle are already after an experienced left-back to replace Jose Enrique. Wayne Bridge - linked with Newcastle It seems that Jose really does wants to leave Newcastle, and if he didn't before he sent out his tweet recently, it's now clear that owner Mike Ashley will want to move [.

To Tweet Or Not To Tweet – That Is The Question

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We thought Twitter can be very dangerous for celebrities in general,  and footballers in particular. And after Jose Enrique's recent tweet plus a number of Joey Barton's tweets that caused one or two problems, Newcastle will be meeting with all Premier League clubs shortly, to discuss the use of social media in football.

Newcastle To Bid For Peter Crouch

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There is news in the Guardian today that Newcastle are after Tottenham striker Peter Crouch. But the price Spurs are asking for the 30 year old 6'7: striker is rather high at £9M. Newcastle have already signed Demba Ba from West Ham on a free transfer and have been pursuing PSG striker Mevlut Erdinc with [.

Pardew – It Was A Mistake And He Knows It

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One thing that you should never do is criticize your employees, at least not in public. Jose Enrique to tweet or not to tweet And now that twitter is available, it's going to be like a golden chalice for the gossip press, as some of the tweets coming from some of our top footballers [...]


Swansea Fail In Their Bid To Sign Newcastle Winger

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It seems that Swansea City have failed in their bid to sign Newcastle right winger Wayne Routledge. Wayne Routledge couldn't agree terms with Swansea Swansea had agreed a £1.7M fee  with Newcastle  for Wayne, but it seems they could not agree terms with the player himself, and they have now turned their attentions to [.

Newcastle United Blog Running Fantasy Football League

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The Newcastle United Blog is running a fantasy football  league this season for the very first time courtesy of Metro Free Fantasy Football. A league has been set up for readers of this blog, and the details from Metro are shown below: League Name: NUFC League Pin: 4430  I'm just a little late to this game, [.

Don’t Blame Pardew – He’s Working Within Strict Constraints

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We're just a little surprised the Newcastle manager has come in for so much heat from some Newcastle fans. Alan Pardew working within strict financial constraints Alan Pardew, when he signed on last December will have been told how things operated at Newcastle, and what he was expected to do as part of his [.

In Honor Of One Norwegian Newcastle Fan

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We all are only too aware of the terrible tragedy that happened in Norway last Friday, and the whole Norway nation is now in mourning, along with the rest of us. Unfortunately, one of the 93 victims (and the death toll is still rising) was 21 year old Newcastle fan Tore Eikeland, who was regarded [..

Orlando Pitch Didn’t Help – Newcastle Want A Win In Columbus

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Newcastle did not look very good on Friday evening, Â against third tier Orlando City side. Alan Pardew didn't risk a number of player on Friday And Orlando were simply the better side in that second half and deserved their 1-0 win, and it could have been more if Fraser Forster hadn't made a couple [.

Pardew Targets A Left Back And A Striker – Newcastle Closing In

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While in America it turns out that Alan Pardew has been working on getting some transfer business  completed. Mevlut Erdinc on his way to Tyneside? The news is that Newcastle are in dire need of another striker, and of course a left back is needed to replace Jose Enrique. We have to think the [...

Disney World Beckons For Alan Smith

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Alan Smith has one year left on his five year contract, and he was one of a number of players that Sam Allardyce brought to the club in the summer of 2007. Alan Smith - would be great catch for Orlando The other two players that were brought in on five year deals at that [...]


Newcastle Injuries Continue To Mount

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Ryan Taylor is the latest player to suffer an injury  in pre-season, and that happened during the 1-0 defeat at Orlando City on Friday evening. 19 year-old Paul Dummet joining the squad in Columbus And Reserve team left-back Paul Dummett is already on his way to Columbus, to help shore up a squad that currently [.

Pardew Still Wants Two Big Signings This Summer

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There's quite a lot gone wrong with the American tour so far, and the latest is Jose Enrique tweeting his apparent dislike of the Newcastle hierarchy. Alan Pardew tough job being Newcastle manager Whatever Jose thinks, it certainly doesn't help anything to rant openly, other than probably allow Jose to get it all off [.

Chris Hughton Steps Up Bid For Newcastle Striker

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News late last night that new Birmingham City manager Chris Hughton wants 20 year-old Nile Ranger at the Birmingham club. Nile Ranger wanted by Birmingham City Chris has a bit of a striker crisis at Birmingham right now, with three of their strikers, Cameron Jerome, Marlon King and Nikola Zigic all unavailable for the [.

Jose Enrique Slams Newcastle Transfer Policy

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Newcastle left-back Jose Enrique will not be too long at the Newcastle club, after he has slammed the Newcastle transfer policy via his twiitter account tonight. Jose Enrique criticizes transfer policy of Newcastle Jose has been unsettled at Newcastle ever since that fateful day of January 31st, when Newcastle decided to sell arguably their [.

If You Let Your Best Players Leave – You’ll Never Build A Good Team

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There was news today linking Joey Barton with Manchester United, and they don't come much bigger than that. Joey Barton will see out his 5th year at Newcastle But Joey has used that twitter account of his, to say that he will be staying at Newcastle until the end of his contract, which runs [...]


Do Manchester United Really Want Joey Barton?

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The Sunday Times is reporting today that Manchester United are ready to bid for Newcastle's Joey Barton. What? Joey Barton with beautiful daughter Of course it is a Sunday, and many stories are made up to sell Sunday newspapers, Â but if this story is true, Â it should tell the Newcastle hierarchy just how good [.

Newcastle Player Flies Home For Birth Of Baby Girl

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News today that defender Danny Simpson has flown home to England. Danny Simpson flying home overnight The right-back was given permission by Newcastle manager Alan Pardew at lunchtime yesterday, even though Newcastle are losing players on the tour with injuries, and also three players being turned down for US visas.

Newcastle Player Flies Home For Birth Of Baby Girl

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News today that defender Danny Simpson has flown home to England. Danny Simpson flying home overnight The right-back was given permission by Newcastle manager Alan Pardew at lunchtime yesterday, even though Newcastle are losing players on the tour with injuries, and also three players being turned down for US visas.

Alan Shearer Expects Newcastle To Buy More Players

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In an interview with the Sunday Mirror, Alan Shearer  has talked about the Newcastle transfer window. Alan Shearer expects Newcastle to spend more money Shearer thinks Newcastle have lost their best two players in Andy Carroll and former captain Kevin Nolan, and both have left the Tyneside club in the last six months.

Alan Shearer Expects Newcastle To Buy More Players

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In an interview with the Sunday Mirror, Alan Shearer  has talked about the Newcastle transfer window. Alan Shearer expects Newcastle to spend more money Shearer thinks Newcastle have lost their best two players in Andy Carroll and former captain Kevin Nolan, and both have left the Tyneside club in the last six months.

Are Newcastle Back In For Charles N’Zogbia?

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Wigan owner Dave Whelan has said that Charles N'Zogbia is available to the first club that comes up with the required  £10M to buy him. Charles N'Zogbia other clubs interested There was news late last week that Wigan were looking to bid £2.5M for Newcastle's Wayne Routledge, and if that's the case, it would [.

Are Newcastle Back In For Charles N’Zogbia?

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Wigan owner Dave Whelan has said that Charles N'Zogbia is available to the first club that comes up with the required  £10M to buy him. Charles N'Zogbia other clubs interested There was news late last week that Wigan were looking to bid £2.5M for Newcastle's Wayne Routledge, and if that's the case, it would [.

When Ashley Bought Newcastle It Was A Financial Mess

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Bobby Moncur has defended Newcastle club owner Mike Ashley today. Mike Ashley - inherited a financial mess Mike Ashley is under fire from some Newcastle fans for spending no net transfer money, as yet, this summer in the transfer window, after the owner said in early February he would reinvest the £35M the club got [.

Lack Luster Newcastle Go Down 1-0 To Orlando City

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In what can only be described as a rather lack luster performance from the Newcastle side, the lads were beaten 1-0 by third tier American side Orlando City tonight. And Orlando deserved the victory and it was not a particularly inspiring performance from the Newcastle side. These were the starting line-ups for the game tonight: [.

Gosling, Forster, Lovenkrands And Best All Start For Newcastle

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Here are the teams for tonight's game against  Orlando City, which has just kicked off. Orlando City (4-4-2)- Miguel Gallardo, Jerome Mechalk, Kieron Bernard, Rob Valentino, Jack Traynor. Jamie Watson, Yordany Alarez, Luke Bode, Lewis Neal. Max Griffin, Matt Luzunaris. Subs- Sean Kelley, Wes Allen, Adama Mbengue, Justin Fojo, Kevin Molino, Charlie Campbell, Ian Fuller, [.

Newcastle Captain Fabricio Coloccini Eyeing Argentine Return

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News in the Express that new Newcastle captain Fabricio Coloccini is hoping the Newcastle captaincy will assist him in regaining his place in the Argentina squad. Fabricio Coloccini - eyeing Argentine return Coloccini was unlucky to be omitted from the Argentine squad for last summer's World Cup but it looked like the Argentines could have [.

Newcastle Again Linked with Erdinc – Agree Fee with PSG

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There's news in the People on Sunday that Newcastle have agreed a £6.5M fee for Turkish striker Mevlut Erdinc with his club Paris St Germain. Mevlut Erdinc will this player arrive on Tyneside before September? So we're not quite sure if this is new news or not, because the news on July 13th was [.

Newcastle Reserves’ Great Comeback To Win 3-2 Against Utrecht

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Newcastle United's Reserve team were 2-0 down but showed good spririt in coming through to win the game against FC Utrect by 3-2, and all 5 goals were scored in the last 31 minutes of the game. Joey Barton hits Newcastle's first goal  after 75 minutes This was the second friendly of their Dutch [.

Newcastle Striker Hopes For Playing Time Next Season

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Peter Lovenkrands is a classy player and he has always come across as a positive guy, and a terrific professional since he's been at Newcastle. Peter Lovenkrands - hopes for playing time next season Bobby Robson  in the summer of 2000 thought he had brought Peter, then 20 years old,  to Newcastle, but then we [.

Before I Came Here I Heard Good Things About Newcastle

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Demba Ba seems very pleased to be at Newcastle United. Demba Ba looks good in black and white And  Ba is already looking forward to what Newcastle can achieve in the future, and he believes the Tyneside  club  are building a new side, and there are good things ahead. We have to hope he's [...]


Newcastle Concerns About Artificial Turf – Enrique To Start

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Newcastle held many discussions with Orlando officials yesterday, citing concerns with the  pitch at the Citrus Bowl. Jose Enrique will play tonight When tonight's  game was being set up back in April, Newcastle had agreed they would be playing on a temporary grass surface, and those temporary grass surfaces were used a lot to cover [.

Shola Ameobi – I’m So Proud Of Sammy

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The Ameobi brothers were the first brothers since the 1950s  to play a competitive game for Newcastle, when they both appeared at Chelsea in that fine 2-2 draw last May. Sammy Ameobi - on loan next season? The other brothers of course were the famous  George and Ted Robledo from Chile. George was the better [.

The US Heat Wave Is Following Newcastle

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The Newcastle side are staying at a hotal on International Drive in Orlando. Alan Pardew the heat is even worse in Florida We know Orlando well, since we had a luxury apartment in Kissimi from 1999 until 2003, but it was hard to get my wife to go down there from Raleigh. And in the [...]


Newcastle Could Be Offering Routledge As Bait For N’Zogbia

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Surprising news today that Wigan Athletic are considering a £2.5M bid for Newcastle winger Wayne Routledge, if they lose Charles N'Zogbia. Wayne Routledge plus £7M could get N'Zogbia Aston Villa manager Alex McLeish is trying to get the French winger for the second summer in a row. And of course last summer a deal [.

Ben Arfa Unlikely To Be Fit For Start Of The Season

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News today in the local Newcastle press that Ben Arfa has travelled back to France for further treatment on his injured ankle. Hatem Ben Arfa while in Kansas City Ben Arfa was injured after 30 minutes of Newcastle's first game on the American tour last Wednesday at Sporting Kansas City. Ben Arfa jetted home [.

Shola Ameobi Likely To Be Bit Player Next Season

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There seems to be little  chance that Shola Ameobi will be able to get a starting place in the Newcastle side that faces Arsenal in the first game of the Premier League season  on 13th August. Shola Ameobi doubtful to be starter next season It looks likely that Ameobi will get a start against third [.

No Time To Rest On Your Laurels At Big Club Like Newcastle

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We are still hoping that a miracle can still happen, and Joey Barton gets offered a new contract at Newcastle either this summer, in January or even next summer, when he could become a free agent. A pop star? no it's Joey Barton with his new haircut But there's no doubt about it, that [...]


Gosling Will Find It Tough To Earn Starting Position At Newcastle

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Dan Gosling will have a tough time next season getting a first team position in the Newcastle side. Dan Gosling got 62 minutes on Wednesday Dan will fight it out to find a place anywhere in the Newcastle midfield, and that could be in central midfield where he will have to oust Cabaye and [...]


Potential Good News On Ben Arfa’s Ankle

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Some good news today and that rumor that he could be back in three weeks we mentioned earlier today seems to be holding up. Ben Arfa- back in three weeks? The Frenchman is wearing a protective cast on his leg, and the 24 year-old arrived back in Newcastle yesterday, after leaving the club's US [...

We All Need To Be Leaders Next Season

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We wonder just how much the side will miss Kevin Nolan next season. Steven Taylor  - we all need to be leaders now And while we don't think we'll miss him too much because of his play on the pitch, even though he scored 30 goals in the last twos seasons for Newcastle, Kevin was [...]


We All Need To Be Leaders Next Season

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We wonder just how much the side will miss Kevin Nolan next season. Steven Taylor  - we all need to be leaders now And while we don't think we'll miss him too much because of his play on the pitch, even though he scored 30 goals in the last twos seasons for Newcastle, Kevin was [...]


Birmingham City In For Newcastle Striker

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News in the Daily Mirror today that Newcastle's Nile Ranger is wanted on loan by new Birmingham manager Chris Hughton. Nile Ranger Birmingham interested The current Birmingham strikers, Nikola Zigic and Cameron Jerome, who were one of the the weak links in the side last season because they just didn't score enough goals, are [.

Birmingham City In For Newcastle Striker

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News in the Daily Mirror today that Newcastle's Nile Ranger is wanted on loan by new Birmingham manager Chris Hughton. Nile Ranger Birmingham interested The current Birmingham strikers, Nikola Zigic and Cameron Jerome, who were one of the the weak links in the side last season because they just didn't score enough goals, are [.

Arrangements For Fans For Columbus Crew Game Next Week

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Here is information for Newcatsle fans attending the Columbus Crew game next Wednesday evening, and there is still time to get your tickets. The arrangements have been made by ToonArmyAmerica who have asked me to put out the information, which of course I'm only too pleased to do. Columbus Crew v Newcastle United is at [.

Newcastle Shocked By Latest Ben Arfa Injury

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Alan Pardew will find out soon enough what the extent of Hatem Ben Arfa's ankle injury is. Ben Arfa - out for three weeks? But it's obvious that Ben Arfa will come in for special treatment from opposing defenses, Â simply becasue of his skills, and we have to hope he's not being injured all the [...]


Sylvain Marveaux Will Become Big Player For Newcastle

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We have to remember that Newcastle have three players coming back right now from long term and serious injuries. Sylvain Marveaux big player for Newcastle next season? Those are Ben Arfa, Dan Gosling and new boy Sylvain Marveaux. And as we are all too well aware, Ben Arfa has been injured again, Â and it's [.

We Are Not In America To Have Fun

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Demba Ba played his first game last night for Newcastle, against Sporting Kansas, Â but he had a very quiet game. Demba Ba - not fully fit yet But the 26 year-old is still not fully fit physically, and certainly not match fit, and that's the reason for the pre-season of course, to get sharpened up. [.

Are Newcastle Saving Jose Enrique For Liverpool Transfer?

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It seems that Newcastle have another injury casualty in America, Â as Jose Enrique has picked up another hamstring injury. Jose Enrique in training at Kansas earlier this week That explains why Argentine Jonas Gutierrez played the first half at left back last night against Sporting Kansas, until young James Tavernier came on in the [.

Pardew Grades Demba Ba, Sylvain Marveaux And Mehdi Abeid

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With another injury to Ben Arfa, this time to his left ankle, Alan Pardew was naturally keen to look at the positives from last night's 0-0 draw at Sporting Kansas. Mehdi Abeid has a lot to learn The unfortunate thing last night was that Ben Arfa was looking very good for Newcastle, and if we [...

Orlando City On Saturday Night Next Game For Newcastle

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After the 0-0 draw last night in Kansas City against Sporting Kansas, Newcastle will now fly to Orlando, Florida, Newcastle have a game against Orlando City on Saturday evening,but there will be just a little let-up in the heat, which is gripping America right now, Â due to a high pressure system over the mid-west.

Alan Pardew’s Interview With Orlando City

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We thought it would be interesting and beneficial to bring Alan Pardew's interview with Orlando City to the Newcastle fans. Newcastle manager Alan Pardew Here is the interview Alan gave yesterday, and the lads will play in the Citrus Bowl on Saturday evening at 7:30 pm, which is 12:30 am on Sunday morning in England.

No Goals In Kansas – Ben Arfa Injured

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Newcastle played to a goalless draw with Sporting Kansas tonight in brutal heat at the Livestrong Sporting Park. Ben Arfa it's a twisted ankle Newcastle started with Tim Krul back in goal, Â and Fabricio Coloccini captaining the side for the first time since being appointed Newcastle's new captain by manager Alan Pardew.

Ben Arfa Will Now Fly Home From America

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We really hope it's not serious but it seems Ben Arfa's American tour is over. Ben Arfa - will fly back to Newcastle Hatem Ben Arfa sustained an injury to his left ankle after 30 minutes of last night's game against Sporting Lisbon, following another strong tackle on the Frenchman. That's the same leg that [.

Newcastle Hopeful Of Getting Erdinc In Early August

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The Sun is reporting this morning that Newcastle are back in for Paris St Germain striker Mevlut Erdinc. Mevlut Erdinc - Newcastle still hopeful of signing this player Newcastle put in a £7.5M bid for the player a short  two weeks ago, only for talks with the striker's agent Pierre Frelot to break down.

Michael Richardson Hoping For Breakthrough Season

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Midfielder Joey Barton and his new French colleague Yohan Cabaye have  travelled with the Reserve team squad earlier this week to Holland for their three game tour. Michael Richardson hoping for breakthrough season That's after both of them had been denied US visas, although the news yesterday was that Cabaye's finally came through.

Newcastle’s Wayne Routledge Still In Big Demand

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Swansea City agreed a fee of £1.8M with Newcastle a couple of days ago for right winger Wayne Routledge, and now the next step is to talk to the player about personal terms. Wayne Routledge many clubs interested But it turns out that Routledge cannot discuss those personal terms until Chairman Huw Jenkins is [.

Don’t Hold Your Breath On Newcastle Signings

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There will be no Newcastle signings at least for the next week or two. Alan Pardew some activity in early August After getting a great early start in the transfer market, Newcastle have not signed anybody since June 18th, and seem to have got bogged down in trying to get three of their targets, [..

Pardew Almost Knows Team For Arsenal – What’s Your Side?

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Some good news today that MLS officials have agreed to relax their own rules on friendly substitutions. Alan Pardew taking training yesterday in the heat They were going to limit the substitutions to just five but it looks like Kansas manager  Peter Vermes has been successful in persuading them to relax the rules for tonight's [.

18 Year-Old Mehdi Ameid Already Impressive At Newcastle

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Mehdi Ameid was brought into Newcastle as one for the future. Mehdi Ameid impressive at Newcastle already But Ameid has been so impressive in pre-season training and during last week's game at Darlington, that he's already put himself in the mix for a possible first team place this coming season. You don't usually expect [.

Newcastle In For A Big Test Tonight Against Sporting Kansas

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John Carver will in no way underestimate Major League Soccer side Sporting Kansas City tonight. John Carver will not underestimate Kansas City Or the Sporting Kansas manager Peter Vermes for that matter, as Newcastle will be playing in temperatures of around 90 degrees F at the Livestrong Stadium tonight, with the game starting at [.

Newcastle Still Looking For Another Striker

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It looks like Newcastle will be relying on Demba Ba to score the goals next season for Newcastle. Demba Ba let's hope he can score the goals But fans would like to see at least one more striker signed, and it looks like Newcastle have been stopped dead in their tracks as far as [...]


Newcastle Still Looking For Another Striker

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It looks like Newcastle will be relying on Demba Ba to score the goals next season for Newcastle. Demba Ba let's hope he can score the goals But fans would like to see at least one more striker signed, and it looks like Newcastle have been stopped dead in their tracks as far as [...]


Pardew Pleased With Transfer Business – So Far

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Alan Pardew has talked about the transfer window, from Newcastle's base in Kansas City, and he has said he is pleased with the business Newcastle have done so far in the window. Alan Pardew - pleased with transfer business The lads will play Kansas City tonight at 7:30 pm central time, Â which is 8:30 pm [.

Newcastle Side All Set For Sporting Kansas Tonight

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Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew is looking forward to the game with Sporting Kansas tonight. Newcastle squad training in the heat yesterday Here's the current standings in the MLS so you can see that Kansas are in mid-table in the Eastern Conference, and apparently are unbeaten in the last 11 games, but a number of [.

Can Haris Vuckic Still Make It Big At Newcastle?

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When Haris Vuckic was signed by Newcastle back in January, 2009 from NK Domzale, he was a top young player that was sought after by some big clubs in Europe. Haris Vuckic with Pardew after singing new contract in December So it was a bit of a coup when Newcastle signed the then 16 year-old, [...]


Why Would Newcastle Want To Sell The Improving Leon Best?

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Leon Best has told the local Newcastle press  today that he is fighting for his place at Newcastle. Leon Best - improved this year big time That's good to hear because we were really surprised that  Alan Pardew put Leon Best up for sale a month or so ago. That was after the 24 year-old [...]


Cabaye Will Get Visa – But It’s Too Late Now

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Yohan Cabaye did not get his visa on time to tour America with the Newcastle first team. Yohan Cabaye misses American your because of delayed visa And the Evening Chronicle is reporting today that  the delay was due to some unpaid dentist's bill (?),  but indeed Cabaye will get his visa soon, but it's [.

Newcastle Squad Too Small – Injuries Already Mounting Up

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Newcastle have had one friendly game and they already have injury casualties from that single game. Shane Ferguson - will miss season start And it seems that both players, Danny Guthrie and Shane Ferguson, who were  injured in the first half of the game on Friday night, will now miss the start of the season [.

Newcastle Simply Cannot Afford Daniel Sturridge

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We've seen the stories about Newcastle possibly going head to head   with Liverpool  for Daniel Sturridge. Daniel Sturridge £20M or a possible loan deal But with Newcastle having been quoted a fee of £20M for the player, there's just no way Newcastle will try to sign Sturridge permanently. The best and only chance Newcastle have [.

Huge Opportunity For Fraser Forster At Newcastle

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The battle is on as to who will become Newcastle's number one goalkeeper for next season. Fraser Forster - been training in that sweltering heat? And it appears that 6'7″ goalkeeper Fraser Forster has an opportunity to win the number one jersey, but most Newcastle fans think that Dutch International Tim Krul will become the [.

Huge Opportunity For Fraser Forster At Newcastle

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The battle is on as to who will become Newcastle's number one goalkeeper for next season. Fraser Forster - been training in that sweltering heat? And it appears that 6'7″ goalkeeper Fraser Forster has an opportunity to win the number one jersey, but most Newcastle fans think that Dutch International Tim Krul will become the [.

Newcastle Squad Train In Sweltering Conditions In Kansas

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The temperatures hit 100 degrees F yesterday, when Alan Pardew ran two training sessions in Kansas City. Alan Pardew - in new Newcastle training gear The players were training at Sporting Kansas City's Swope Park training ground yesterday, in preparation for their game tomorrow night, and let's hope the lads were drinking plenty of water.

Newcastle Said To Be After £7M Rated Shane Long

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The Daily Mirror is reporting that Newcastle and Everton will battle it out  to sign Reading striker Shane Long for around £7M. Shane Long are Newcastle interested? But there's never been much evidence that Newcastle are interested in the 24 year-old Irish International striker, so we wonder how much truth is in this report.

Magpies Accept £1.8M From Swansea For Wayne Routledge

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The Daily Mirror is reporting that Swansea are ready to sign Newcastle winger Wayne Routledge for £1.8M. Wayne Routledge Newcastle accept £1.8M bid for winger Swansea have been interested in the winger for over a week, but we had thought that Leicester City may have been in the driving seat to get the former [.

Joey Barton Now A Shining Example To Newcastle Youngsters

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It would have been very hard while Joey Barton was at Manchester City or in his first couple of years at Newcastle, Â to call him a shining example to the youngsters. Joey Barton now a good role model for the bairns nice haircut too! But that's what Reserve team manager Peter Beardsley has [...]


Pardew Big Believer In Sending Youngsters Out On Loan

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Alan Pardew seems to be a big believer in sending youngsters out on loan, Â so they can get regular first team games. Sammy Ameobi - on loan next season? That seems the very best way to develop the youngsters, Â and Alan has already sent 20 year-old Kazenga LuaLua on loan again to Brighton down south.

Ben Arfa Could Become The Crown Jewels For Newcastle

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It seems that Alan Pardew will be experimenting in pre-season with a new system for Newcastle. Ben Arfa could be the crown jewels for Newcastle And it involves a player who could well become  the crown jewels of the side Hatem Ben Arfa and Pardew will try to use the Frenchman where [...]


Yohan Cabaye Misses American Trip Because Of Visa Problems

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Surprise news this morning that new signing Yohan Cabaye is not on Newcastle's trip to America. Yohan Cabaye misses US trip with minor Visa problem He will now play no part in the three game tour of America, and that's  because there was a minor technical problem with his visa application whatever that was.

19 Year-Old Yven Moyo – Once To Watch For The Future

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As we mentioned earlier today on of the lads to watch out for this season in the Reserve team squad is teenager Yven Moyo. Yven Moyo this lad has skills galore This very promising player, who turned 19 Â last March, Â has played for the France Under-18 side, and caught the attention of Manchester United [.

Newcastle Captain Wants To Win One Of The Cups

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Fabricio Coloccini, the new Newcastle captain,  must have been talking to the reporters yesterday on the long flight over to Kansas City. What's this it's the FA Cup haven't seen it for 56 years That's because there are a number of good interviews with Fab today, and in this one  he talks about [.

Newcastle Captain Wants To Win One Of The Cups

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Fabricio Coloccini, the new Newcastle captain,  must have been talking to the reporters yesterday on the long flight over to Kansas City. What's this it's the FA Cup haven't seen it for 56 years That's because there are a number of good interviews with Fab today, and in this one  he talks about [.

Coloccini – I Love Playing For Newcastle United

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When Coloccini was appointed Newcastle captain, one thing that did cross our minds was that  he will not be sold this summer. Fab Coloccini I love playing for this football club There had been some news that Seville were after the Argentine International a few weeks ago, and there was some renewed speculation yesterday [.

Coloccini Starts English Lessons Again – To Be Good Captain

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Fabricio Coloccini had a very tough first season on Tyneside, after he joined the club in August of 2009. Coloccini  - looking for help from above? And of course that season ended in relegation and quite a few Newcastle fans at the time questioned if he was worth the £10.3M Newcastle paid Deportivo for the [.

Peter Beardsley In Praise Of Ashley Regime

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Peter Beardsley has always been supportive of the Mike Ashley regime. Peter Beardsley not many clubs would have Reserve team tour And last night Peter praised the club's hierarchy for arranging an eight-day tour of Holland for his Reserve team squad. We must say we were a little surprised, but also impressed that the [.

Erdinc Agent Still Preventing Deal With PSG

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As we reported last weekend, it seems that Mevlut Erdinc's agent, Pierre Frelot,  is the one holding up the deal to bring the Turkish striker to Newcastle. Pierre Frelot - wants bonus from Newcastle And new news today in the Sunday Sun, is  that Erdinc has  even agreed terms with Newcastle,  but the £7.

Newcastle Want Sturridge On Season Long Loan

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News today in the local Sunday Sun that Newcastle want to get Chelsea's Daniel Sturridge on loan for next season. Daniel Sturridge Newcastle want him on loan It seems the club have now almost given up on getting PSG striker Mevlut Erdinc, and a permanent move for the Chelsea player was never on, when [.

Steven Taylor – It’s A Massive Season For Me

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Steven Taylor signed a five year deal at his home town club late last December, but he has played very few first team games since then. Steven Taylor massive season for local lad And today, in the People, Steven says that next season will be a massive season for him. Last season was close [...]


Will Mike Ashley Pay Bonuses To Newcastle Staff?

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The non-playing Newcastle staff were offered a £500K bonus in May, if Newcastle could win their last game against West Brom and therefore finish 9th top of the Premier League. Mike Ashley - will he pay out bonuses? Since Newcastle were getting around £800K for each position they could climb in the Premier League, that [.

Newcastle Again Linked With Wayne Bridge

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This is not the first time Newcastle have been linked with Manchester City left back Wayne Bridge. Wayne Bridge Newcastle again linked with the England left back Newcastle was linked with taking Bridge on loan for the season, about two weeks ago, but those reports were played down by club officials.

Club Plans Life Bans For Those Who Shamed Newcastle United

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As we had suspected, Newcastle plan to give life bans to those disorderly fans who invaded the pitch in the second half last night at Darlington, in the 2-0 win. Alan Pardew shocked by what he witnessed last night And we cannot stress enough how those actions have , as Alan Pardew said today [...]


Steven Taylor Faces Fight For First Team Place At Newcastle

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It's an open question as the whether 25 year-old local lad Steven Taylor can get his first team place back in the Newcastle side. Steven Taylor can he regain first team place? Last season it was Mike Williamson who was preferred buy both Chris Hughton and Alan Pardew, as Mike has played consistently well [.

Can Barton Resurrect His Career at Newcastle – We Think So

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Joey Barton has had trouble in his career, we all know that. Joey Barton we hope this player stays with Newcastle for a few years yet And he's still paying for his past misdemeanors, Â with not being given a Visa so he can tour America with the rest of the lads, starting tomorrow, which [...]


Two Players Injured – Guthrie Out For Six Weeks

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Newcastle had a lot of injuries earlier this year. Danny Guthrie - could be out up to 6 weeks And it seems no time has been lost as injuries already have started to mount up after the first pre-season game, with both Danny Guthrie and Shane Ferguson both being injured during last night's game at [...

Two Players Injured – Guthrie Out For Six Weeks

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Newcastle had a lot of injuries earlier this year. Danny Guthrie - could be out up to 6 weeks And it seems no time has been lost as injuries already have started to mount up after the first pre-season game, with both Danny Guthrie and Shane Ferguson both being injured during last night's game at [...

Newcastle Tarnished By Fans – Derek LLambias Verbally Abused

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There could now be some serious repercussions after the crowd violence last night at Darlington by Newcastle fans. Derek Llambias - verbally abused It turns out that Managing Director Derek Llambias was also verbally abused by a large group of the supporters, and that  was way before  before hundreds of Newcastle fans invaded the pitch.

Newcastle Tarnished By Fans – Derek LLambias Verbally Abused

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There could now be some serious repercussions after the crowd violence last night at Darlington by Newcastle fans. Derek Llambias - verbally abused It turns out that Managing Director Derek Llambias was also verbally abused by a large group of the supporters, and that  was way before  before hundreds of Newcastle fans invaded the pitch.

Newcastle Again Linked With Bournemouth Striker

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News today linking Newcastle with 19 year-old Bournemouth striker Danny Ings. Danny Ings Newcastle interested in 19 year old Newcastle were first linked with the player back in January, Â and news today that Bournemouth have offered the teeenager another new contract. It's said to be the fifth time they have tried to get the [.

Newcastle To Take Action Against Shameful Fans

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Newcastle United have quickly condemned what they call the shameful behavior of some of their fans last night, during the second half of the friendly at Darlington. Newcastle fans last night not good! The trouble occurred after Sammy Ameobi had scored Newcastle's second goal in the 55th minute, and the referee threatened to abdondon [.

Kazenga LuLua Joins Brighton On Loan Again

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Newcastle United have announced that their 20 year-old winger, Kazenga LuaLua, has joined Championship side Brighton on loan until 15th January next year. LuaLua - third loan spell at Brighton There was talk of Lualua moving permanently to Brighton earlier in the summer, so we have to assume Newcastle were not prepared to do that, [.

Pardew – They Will Be Tough Games In America

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The Newcastle squad will fly out on Sunday for their three game American tour. Alan Pardew - we'll break even on tour Newcastle will play  MLS sides Sporting Kansas City and Columbus Crew and then third division side Orlando City, who are all in the middle of their season, and should give the lads three [.

Dominant Newcastle Beat Darlington 2-0

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Newcastle finally ended up with a decent 2-0 win tonight at Darlington in their first pre-season friendly. The great Hatem Ben Arfa made his very first appearance since his double leg break at Manchester City last October. Also included in the starting line=up were 6'7″ goalkeeper Fraser Forster, back from a loan spell at Celtic, [.

Game Delayed By Pitch Invasion After Newcastle Go 2-0 Up

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Joey Barton put Newcastle 1-0 up after just three minutes tonight in the friendly game at Darlington. But then in the second half, when Sammy Ameobi made it 2-0, a pitch invasion delayed the game in tonight's "friendly" match between Darlington and Newcastle United. The friendly attracted almost 10,000 fans, with 7000 of them making [.

Interesting Newcastle Starting Eleven At Darlington

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Hatem Ben Arfa as expected starts the game tonight at Darlington. It's Ben Arfa's first appearance since last October and also in the team is 6'7″ goalkeeper Fraser Forster, back from a loan spell at Celtic, and young Slovenian U21 International Haris Vuckic. Joey Barton captains the side and Alan Smith and Danny Guthrie are [.

Arrangements For Newcastle Fans For Kansas City Game

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Jared Stimson of ToonArmyAmerica has asked me to put these details out for fans who wil be attending the game against Sporting Kansas City on Wednesday, July 20th at the Livestrong Sporting Park. Here's all the information =========================================== We've arranged a get together for all Toon fans on Tuesday night before the match at Johnny's [.

Cheick Tiote – I Am Very Happy At Newcastle

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It's fair to say that as soon as Cheick Tiote was signed by Newcastle last summer, from FC Twente, the Newcastle fans  immediately took to the Ivory Coast International. Cheick Tiote after scoring that amazing goal against Arsenal And then in January when we lost Andy Carroll to Liverpool, we heard that Chelsea had [.

Shane Ferguson Raring To Go For Breakthrough Season

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It could well be that by the end of this coming season, Â Shane Ferguson is the first team left back at Newcastle. Shane Ferguson could be big breakthrough season for 19 year-old That's hardly a surprising statement to the Newcastle fans who saw Shane play so very well when he deputized for the injured [.

Ben Arfa, Gosling, Ferguson and Best Will All Play Tonight

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There are 7,000 Geordie fans traveling down the Darlington for tonight's game. Ben Arfa in action tonight And those fans will be able to see the return to the first team of the great Ben Arfa, who will get 45 minutes tonight, after fully recovering from his double leg fracture he suffered  at Eastlands [.

Pardew – We’re Ready For The Darlington Game

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Newcastle will play Darlingoton tonight, Â in their very first pre-season game, before heading off to Kansas City on Sunday for their American tour. Darlington's Northern Echo Arena It's now nearly two weeks since the lads reported back for training, and tonight will be the first time to see some of Newcastle's new players, plus fit [.

N’Zogbia And Matuidi Too Expensive For Newcastle

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Some revealing comments from Alan Pardew today regarding some players he has been after this summer. Charles N'Zogbia - too expensive It turns out the Journal is reporting that Pardew wanted Charles N'Zogbia, as one example, and Charles also came recommended by talented l Chief Scout Graham Carr, and the same was true of Blaise Matuidi, [.

N’Zogbia And Matuidi Too Expensive For Newcastle

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Some revealing comments from Alan Pardew today regarding some players he has been after this summer. Charles N'Zogbia - too expensive It turns out the Journal is reporting that Pardew wanted Charles N'Zogbia, as one example, and Charles also came recommended by talented l Chief Scout Graham Carr, and the same was true of Blaise Matuidi, [.

Carroll Cash Invested Into Players’ Wages – Strange Indeed

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When Alan Pardew said in February the Andy Carroll cash would all be reinvested into the club, including the wage bill,  it raised a few eye-brows. Alan Pardew - Carroll cash has been reinvested And with the net tranfer fees this summer being close to zero, many fans are wondering where that £35M has gone, [.

Alan Pardew – I’ve Been Honest About The Money

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It seems that Alan Pardew has been given the job of defending  Newcastle's spending policy in the transfer market, which doesn't appear on the surface to  be too much. Alan Pardew I've been honest about the money Newcastle fans were told that the £35M raised from the Andy Carroll sale to Liverpool would be reinvested [.

Barton Focused On Newcastle But Jose Enrique Isn’t

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Some bad news form Alan Pardew last night about the two top players at Newcastle who have just one year left on their contracts. Jose Enrique may have already left club at least in his mind Newcastle manager Alan Parde whas talked about both Joey Barton and Jose Enrique, but he says their focus [.

Newcastle Put New Bid In For Striker

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Newcastle have not been too lucky since June 18th in the transfer market, when they signed Frenchman  Sylvain Marveaux, from under the noses of Liverpool. Alan Pardew bid put in for striker That made four players Newcastle had signed by that time, and  it was possibly the most players they had brought in so [.

Neil Taylor Signs New Deal At Swansea

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As expected by the news yesterday that Neil Taylor was close to signing a new deal at Swansea City, Sky Sports is now  reporting that left-back Neil Taylor has indeed signed a new four-year deal with Swansea. Neil Taylor sings new deal for Swansea. Newcastle thought they had a deal for £1M for the [.

Why Did Newcastle Miss Out On Charles N’Zogbia?

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The Evening Chronicle  is reporting that Aston Villa have won the race to sign Wigan's Charles N'Zogbia. Charles N'Zogbia Aston Villa have won the race to sign this Frenchman? And we think it's been excellent business by Aston Villa too that they sold Stewart Downing for £20M to who else Liverpool, [.

Only Two More Players In Before The Window Closes

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Alan Pardew has again said he wants only two more players in before the window shuts close on Wednesday, Â August 31st. Alan Pardew two more players needed That doesn't seem enough players, but we suppose we'll wait to see how things go over the next seven weeks or so, because some senior players could [.

Joey Barton – We Have To Give Fans The Success They Deserve

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Joey Barton will be disappointed he is not on the plane to America this Sunday, but of course he will be in the Reserve squad that will tour Holland. Joey Barton will tour Holland with Newcastle youngsters And Joey will be very good for the youngsters on that tour, because he has always been [...]


New Boys At Newcastle Mixing In Very Well

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Newcastle play their first game of the pre-season tomorrow night at Darlington, Â and Danny Simpson for one, is really looking forward to the game. Danny Simpson new lads mixing in well And Danny has also praised the newly arrived French speaking players, for mixing in well with the rest of the lads, which is [.

Are Newcastle Interested In Nicklas Bendtner?

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Metro is reporting today that Newcastle are interested in Arsenal striker, Nicklas Bendtner Nicklas Bendtner are Newcastle interested? Nicklas had a hard job getting  games for Arsenal last season,  and it seems best for his career that he move away from The Emirates. Bendtner joined Arsenal when he was 17 years old  back in [.

Nile Ranger Wants To Stay On Tyneside

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Nile Ranger became the second Newcastle player to be refused a Visa for the US tour, by the American Embassy yesterday,  because of his previous criminal record. Nile Ranger - would like to stay on Tyneside Joey Barton was denied a Visa earlier this week, and both players will not now be on the plane to [.

Only Sylvain Marveaux And Xisco Not Now Fully Fit

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The Newcastle players have been back almost two weeks now, and after the game at Darlington tomorrow night, Â they fly off to the US on Sunday to start their American tour. Sylvain Marveaux getting back to full fitness Both Joey Barton and Nile Ranger have been refused Visas, so presumably they will now both [.

Excellent Ben Arfa Can Become Huge Player For Newcastle

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There's nothing Newcastle fans like better than  a mercurial player in that famous black and white shirt, and Hatem Ben Arfa certainly seems to fit the bill. Ben Arfa - in training last week Ben Arfa is now in excellent shape, according to manager Alan Pardew, and Newcastle fans can see the great  Frenchman in [.

Enrique Likely To See Out Contract At Newcastle

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If nobody comes in for Jose Enrique this summer, he will likely see out his contract and become a free agent next summer. Jose Enrique free agent next summer? That's not a good situation  for the club, and they will try to move the Spanish U21 International on this summer, and if that [...]


Neil Taylor To Sign New Deal At Swansea?

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There's some rather interesting and surprising news coming from swasea City FC this afternoon. The manager Brendan Rogers has said that Newcastle target Neil Taylor was close to signing a new deal at the Liberty Stadium. That would be really surprising after newcatsle had offered neil a five year deal on good terms, and we [.

Pardew Gives Moral Support To Barton – Is Joey Vice Captain?

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Alan Pardew has given his support to Joey Barton today, by giving him the captaincy for Friday's friendly game at Darlington. Joey Barton blow with his Visa That's an excellent gesture by Pardew, and very good man management too. As we found out this morning, Barton will not travel to the United States on [.

Neil Taylor Deal Could Go Through Early Next Week

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Swansea chairman Huw Jenkins now says he is confident  that Neil Taylor's strange contract situation can be resolved, and that's without having to go to a Barclays Premier League arbitration panel. Neil Taylor Newcastle player next week? The news yesterday was that Neil himself had asked for some guidance from the Premier League, and [.

Swansea Still Have Hopes On Wayne Routledge

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We had thought that Leicester City would be signing Newcastle winger Wayne Routledge very soon. Wayne Routledge lots of clubs still interested But still no news on which club Wayne will go to, given that Leicester City, Birmingham City, Nottingham Forest Cardiff and Swansea are all said to be pursuing the talented right winger.

Magpies Have Three Strikers Lined Up If No Erdinc Deal

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It seems the Mevlut Erdinc deal is not dead in the water yet, but Newcastle will definitely bring in another striker this summer. Alan Pardew plenty of time left in transfer window But Alan Pardew has also appealed for some calm from the Newcastle supporters, and there are still exactly seven full weeks left [.

Newcastle Transfer Of Mevlut Erdinc Still Alive

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While the chase for Turkey striker, Mevlut Erdinc, has certainly hit a barrier and been delayed, it seems that Newcastle manager Alan Pardew still has some hope the striker will end up at Newcastle. Mevlut Erdinc may still arrive at Newcastle Apparently the situation is that Newcastle have been involved in a bonus row with [.

Newcastle Transfer Of Mevlut Erdinc Still Alive

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While the chase for Turkey striker, Mevlut Erdinc, has certainly hit a barrier and been delayed, it seems that Newcastle manager Alan Pardew still has some hope the striker will end up at Newcastle. Mevlut Erdinc may still arrive at Newcastle Apparently the situation is that Newcastle have been involved in a bonus row with [.

Newcastle Link With Algerian Playmaker Unlikely To Be True

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There is news in talkSport today that supposed previous Newcastle target, Karim Ziani, has been released by Wolfsburg. Karim Ziani contract ended by Wolfsburg Newcastle were reported to be interested in the creative midfielder last January, but at 28, he may be too old for Newcastle to really be interested.

As Expected – Joey Barton Denied US Visa

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We had mentioned this when Newcastle announced their American tour in April, that it was unlikely thai Joey Barton would get a US Visa to be able to tour America. Joey Barton - with daughter on May 22nd Once you have a felony charge, and in the summer of 2008, Barton was jailed after admitting [...]


Newcastle Interested In England U19 International Defender

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The Daily Mirror is reporting that Newcastle are interested in Crystal Palace right-back Nathan Clyne. Nathan Clyne England U19 International The Newcastle manager  Alan Pardew is said to be interested in the 20 year-old England U19 International,  who joined Crystal Palace from Tottenham back in 2008, and he has played 106 times for the [.

Stoke Again In For Chelsea Striker Daniel Sturridge

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This may be some stale news today,  but Stoke City have reportedly  made a bid for Chelsea striker Danny Sturridge. Daniel Sturridge - will he stay at Chelsea? Looking at our archives,  it was reported by the Daily Mirror back on 24th June,  that Stoke City had made an initial bid of £6M for Daniel Sturridge, [.

Newcastle New Signings Have Been A Breath Of Fresh Air

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25 year-old Steven Taylor as per usual, Â has been very positive in the interview he gave today. Steven Taylor big competition for places Taylor sees Newcastle's new senior signings of Yohan Cabaye, Demba Ba and Sylvain Marveaux as very good competition, Â in a squad which also has two excellent players returning from long-term injuries- [.

Newcastle One Of The Biggest Clubs In The World

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No we didn't just make up that headline. It was a comment by Adrian Heath, the manager of Orlando City, who Newcastle will play on their American tour. Adrian hearth Orlando City manager Adrian Heath played for eight different clubs during his career and played mostly for Stoke City, Everton, Manchseter City and Burnley.

Lee Clark – New Arrivals at Newcastle Are Top Pedigree

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Lee Clark, who is having a successful time managing Hudderfield Town, has talked to the local Newcastle press today. Lee Clark Huddersfield manager Lee is learning his trade as a manager, and was a little unlucky not to get Huddersfield promoted last season. The Terriers  lost the playoff final to Peterborough by a score [.

Newcastle Continuing To Move Out Players

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Newcastle have not signed any player since they brought in Sylvain Marveaux in rather dramatic fashion on June 18th. Wayne Routledge - moving to Leicester City? But Newcastle are continuing to move some fringe players out of the club. There was news last night that Wayne Routledge is close to joining Leicester City, after Nottingham [.

Neil Taylor Case To Go To Arbitration Board

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The case of Swansea left-back Neil Taylor has been referred to a Premier League arbitration panel. Neil Taylor case will go to arbitration board We had expected Newcastle to try to get some legal judgment on that release clause in Neil's contract, and the Newcastle Journal is reporting today that Taylor has gone to [.

Reports Wayne Routledge Is Moving To Leicester City

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The Daily Express was reporting last night that Leicester City have won the race to sign Newcastle winger Wayne Routledge. Wayne Routledge moving to Leicester City? Routledge has been pursued by Cardiff City and Nottingham Forest in the Championship over the last few days, and we thought he would be a great acquisition for [.

Nile To Go Out On Loan To Blackpool – The Loan Ranger

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News last night that Blackpool will sign Newcastle's 20 year-old England U20 striker Nile Ranger on loan. Nile Ranger on loan to Blackpool Blackpool manager Ian Holloway has already signed former Sunderland striker, 37 year-old Kevin Phillips, and they are ready to sell their top striker, DJ Campbell.

Which Striker(s) Are Newcastle Now Pursuing?

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Alan Pardew has reiterated that he is still after at least one new striker for Newcastle this summer. Alan Pardew who's he after now? Newcastle have already signed free agent Demba Ba, who looked a good striker when he played at West Ham earlier this year, and scored an impressive 7 goals in 13 [..

Majority Of Fans Satisfied With Transfer Business So Far

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Our poll is showing that the majority of Newcastle fans are satisfied with Newcastle transfer business so far. The poll was published back on July 5th, and if you haven't voted yet the above poll will show up asking for your vote and for those who have voted the results will be shown. The [...]


Do Newcastle Really Need Another Striker?

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Newcastle have not been successful in bringing either Kevin Gameiro or Mevlut Erdinc to Tyneside this summer. Leon Best - deserves another seaosn to prove himself? There may still be a chance to get Erdinc on Tyneside yet, but the chances do not appear to be too good. But Newcastle did get free agent Demba [.

Newcastle Kick Off Season Against Arsenal On ESPN

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It's hardly surprising that Newcastle's first game of the season, against Arsenal at St. James' Park will be televised live by American broadcaster ESPN. Of course last season's fixture, when Arsenal were 4-0 ahead after just 26 minutes and then Newcastle mounted the greatest come-back ever seen in the Premier League when they scored [.

Whelan Wants £20M For N’Zogbia – What’s He Smoking?

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Wigan and former Newcastle left winger Charles N'Zogbia has one year left on his contract, and could leave next summer for nothing. as a free agent. Charles N'Zogbia £20 or £30M for this player? So would you think Wigan Chairman and owner, Dave Whelan, who initially slapped a fee of £9M on the player, [.

Swansea City Now In For Newcastle Midfielder

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Some news today from the BBC today is that newly promoted Swansea City have made a bid of around £1.5M for Newcastle midfielder Wayne Routledge. Wayne Routledge Swansea now in for winger We had an article out earlier today where the other Welsh club, Cardiff City, were interested in Wayne, and late last week [.

Swansea City Now In For Newcastle Midfielder

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Some news today from the BBC today is that newly promoted Swansea City have made a bid of around £1.5M for Newcastle midfielder Wayne Routledge. Wayne Routledge Swansea now in for winger We had an article out earlier today where the other Welsh club, Cardiff City, were interested in Wayne, and late last week [.

Yet Another Top Newcastle Target Attracted To PSG

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Paris Saint-Germain announced in late may, that Qatari investors bought a controlling 70% stake in the club. Blaise Matuidi PSG an attractive club That ended months of speculation about who the Ligue 1 club's new owners would be, and PSG's former owners, the American group Colony Capital, had said in December of last year [.

Top Championship Clubs After Newcastle Winger

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We half expected Wayne Routledge to be a Nottingham Forest player by now. Wayne Routledge Cardiff and Forest both interested Newcastle had agreed a fee with the Nottingham club now managed by former England and Middlesbrough boss Steve McClaren, and Wayne went to Nottingham late last week to discuss terms.

Blackpool After Newcastle Under-19 Striker

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Any chance of keeping 20 year-old Nile Ranger on Tyneside seem to have disappeared today, with Blackpool about to announce the signing of the Newcastle United youngster. Nile Ranger off to Blackpool? Ever since manager Ian Holloway saw the youngster plat at Bloomfield Road almost two years ago, he liked what he saw.

You Can Almost Taste The Passion Of The Geordie People

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Sylvain Marveaux has come across great, in his recent interview with the Newcastle press corps. Sylvain Marveaux - you can almost taste the passion of the Geordie people With so many French players in the squad now, there is a distinct danger the squad will develop cliques as they did in the past, but John [.

New Players Already Integrating Remarkably Well At Newcastle

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John Carver has the job of making sure the Newcastle squad next season is integrated, and that the great team spirit of the last two seasons is continued. John Carver new players already integrating well The Newcastle Assistant manager is not new to that kind of job, and had a similar role under the [.

Shola Ameobi Could Be In His Last Season At Newcastle

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Shola Ameobi has been in communication with Newcastle over a new contract, but the talks have recently stalled. Shola Ameobi one year left on contract That's what's being reported in the Sunday Sun this morning, and with Shola turning 30 in Ocotber, he will not get a long term deal on Tyneside.

Pardew Gets Targets For Next Season From Newcastle Hierarchy

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Alan Pardew has been given his marching orders by the Newcastle hierarchy, and a top-10 finish is the minimum requirement for next season. Alan Pardew - confident about next season Steady continual progress every season is the name of the game, and if Alan fails to achieve that goal then his job could be in [.

Stephen Ireland Now Staying At Aston Villa?

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It seems that Stephen Ireland is ready to stay at Aston Villa. Stephen Ireland - in one of his two sub appearances for Newcastle The midfielder joined Aston Villa from Manchester City only last summer when Martin O'Neil was manager, but was then squeezed out of the first team picture and ignored when French manager [.

Stephen Ireland Now Staying At Aston Villa?

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It seems that Stephen Ireland is ready to stay at Aston Villa. Stephen Ireland - in one of his two sub appearances for Newcastle The midfielder joined Aston Villa from Manchester City only last summer when Martin O'Neil was manager, but was then squeezed out of the first team picture and ignored when French manager [.

Dave Whelan Now Ready To Sell N’Zogbia

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It seems to have been a slow weekend as far as any interesting news on Newcastle is concerned. Dave Whelan ready to sell Charles N'Zogbia But there is some news on Charles N'Zogbia today from his Chairman at Wigan, Dave Whelan, and Wigan seem ready to let Charles go, but whether Newcastle will now [.

Newcastle Linked With West Ham Midfielder

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News today that West Brom have put in a bid of £2.5M for West Ham midfielder Jack Collison, and Newcastle are reported to be interested in the player. Jack Collison Newcastle linked with 22 year-old The 22 year-old can play in the center of midfield or out wide, and new contract talks seem to [...

England Woman Defeated In Penalty Shoot-Out By France

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France advanced to the semi-finals of the Women's World Cup tonight, when they beat England 4-3 on penalties, after the score was 1-1 after 90 minutes and 1-1 after extra time. And to be clear from the start, France were the better side in almost every department tonight, but when you don't take your chances, [.

Alan Pardew Welcomes Selection Problems For Next Season

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Alan Pardew thinks he will have some selection problems next season, and that's good to hear. Alan Pardew selection headaches good! One thing Newcastle have had in the last two seasons is a very small squad, and in the promotion season, manager Chris Hughton handled the squad brilliantly. Chris never brought back players [.

Newcastle Can Already Field Strong Side Against Arsenal

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If we look at the players Newcastle have already bought in this summer, the Magpies can already field a strong side against Arsenal on August 13th, unlucky for some. Hatem Ben Arfa how many goals next season? And when you think Newcastle now have Hatem Ben Arfa and Dan Gosling fully fit again, the [.

Still Plenty Of Time This Summer for Newcastle

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When was the last time Newcatsle signed four new players by 18th June? LuaLua - could make permanent move to Brighton That's what Newcastle did this summer, with signings of Yohan Cabaye and Mehdi Abeid, and then Newcatsle signed Demba Ba on Friday 17th June followed by Sylvain Marveaux at 2:00 am on the following [.

Jose Enrique Saga Could Drag On Through Next Summer

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Manchester City pulled out of the race yesteryear to sign 23-year-old French international Aly Cissokho, the highly rated Lyon left-back. Jose Enrique - in action against Blackpool last season That could be significant for Newcatsle since that moves Cissokho a step closer to a move Liverpool, according to reports in France today.

Jose Enrique Saga Could Drag On Through Next Summer

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Manchester City pulled out of the race yesteryear to sign 23-year-old French international Aly Cissokho, the highly rated Lyon left-back. Jose Enrique - in action against Blackpool last season That could be significant for Newcatsle since that moves Cissokho a step closer to a move Liverpool, according to reports in France today.

Aston Villa Want Given And N’Zogbia Signed This Weekend

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There has been news over the last two days, that Aston Villa are making a big move to sign Charles N'Zogbia this weekend. Charles N'Zogbia - moving to Villa? It seems that new manager Alex McLeish is ready to bring in the first two players of his reign at Aston Villa, and both are former [...]


Newcastle Finally Give Up On Mevlut Erdinc

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News today in the Newcastle Journal that Newcatsle have given up on e Turkey striker Mevlüt Erdinç. Mevlut Erdinc staying at PSG The Paris Saint Germain striker told Newcastle yesterday he would not be joining them and instead will fight for his place in the PSG side. Newcastle had a bid £7M for the [.

Joey Barton Backs Colo – 93% Think Argentine Is Good Choice

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Joey Barton has given his backing to Fabricio Coloccini, as the new Newcastle captain. Joey Barton backs Coloccini as captain The 29-year-old Argentinian defender was told by Newcastle manager Alan Pardew he would be the new captain after training on Thursday afternoon, and Fabricio has said today it will be an honor to be [.

Ben Arfa And Dan Gosling Both To Play At Darlington

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It looks like 24 year-old Hatem Ben Arfa will make his long awaited first team return at Darlington next Friday evening. Ben Arfa in training this week with the number 10 jersey The Frenchman last played for Newcastle in that ill-fated game at Manchester City on October 3rd when in the 4th minute of [.

Pardew – No Hesitation In Appointing Coloccini Captain

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Manager Alan Pardew has told the Newcastle United web-site today, that he had no hesitation in choosing Fab Coloccini as the new Newcastle captain. Fab Coloccini honored to be new captain Fabricio arrived from Deportivo in August of 2008, for over £10M, and he had a tough first season at Newcastle, when the side [.

Simpson Edging Closer To New Five Year Deal

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Newcastle right-back Danny Simpson is closer to signing a new five year contract at Newcastle. Danny Simpson close to signing 5 year deal There was news a month or two ago that Newcastle were offering the right back a new long term deal, and there have been some good talks that have taken place [..

Coloccini – An Honor To Be Newcastle United Captain

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Lee Ryder has nabbed the first interview with Newcastle's new captain Fabricio Coloccini, in the Evening Chronicle today. Fab Coloccini - it's an honor Coloccini had this to say on the appointment he was handed after training yesterday afternoon by Alan Pardew: "To receive an honor like this is like getting a gift.

Newcastle Agree £2M Fee With Nottingham Forest For Routledge

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News today in the Newcastle Journal that the club have agreed a fee with Nottingham Forest for winger Wayne Routledge. Wayne Routledge on his way to Nottingham Forest The fee is £2M and that should be at least what Newcastle paid QPR for 18 months when Wayne arrived on Tyneside, and did a good [.

Neil Taylor Still Keen To Join Newcastle

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The saga involving Neil Taylor and his move from Swansea to Newcastle, is at least not as long as the Jose Enrique saga. Neil Taylor still wants Newcastle move Apparently Newcastle have now talked to Jose Enrique about his plans for the future, but the local newcatsle press have said that if Jose leaves [.

Coloccini Is New Newcastle Captain

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Fabricio Coloccini has been appointed as new captain of Newcastle United. Fabricio Coloccini - new Newcastle captain The Argentine will replace the departed former captain Kevin Nolan. The news is being reported by the Evening Chronicle and we speculated yesterday that Fabricio could get the job, because he is a solid pick at the center [.

Newcastle Make Offer For Top Championship Central Midfielder

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The Daily Mirror is reporting that Newcastle have made a £1.5M bid for Nottingham Forest 22 year-old midfielder Lewis McGugan. Lewis McGugan top young Championship central midfielder Last season, McGugan appeared 45 times with 13 goals and 16 assists for Forest, and came through big time, and is now one of the most highly-rated [.

Increasing Interest In Newcastle Winger Wayne Routledge

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The Daily Mail is reporting that Nottingham Forest have made an inquiry about Newcastle winger Wayne Routledge. Wayne Routledge can do a job for Championship club It seems that Steve McClaren wants to take the 26-year-old winger to help in his attempt to get Forest promoted in the coming season, and Wayne would be [.

Newcastle Play The Waiting Game For Charles N’Zogbia

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We'd love for Charles N'Zogbia to return to Newcastle. Charles N'Zogbia £9M fee is the problem for Newcastle Since Charles left, under difficult circumstances two years last January, he has not only appeared to mature as a person, but he also seems to have added more goals to his game. In 90 appearances for [.

This Season Is All About Moving Newcastle Forward

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Alan Pardew will have all his players together today at the Benton training grounds for the first time this week. Alan Pardew can now make his mark on the team Pardew had had a staggered approach to the training this summer, with different groups of players reporting over the first three days of training, [.

Could Joey Barton Be The New Newcastle Captain?

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Alan Pardew will soon have to appoint a new captain to replace the departed Kevin Nolan. Joey Barton could he be the new captain And the three main candidates for the job would seem to be Steven Taylor, Fabricio Coloccini and Joey Barton. But our new 26 year-old Senegal striker has quickly ruled himself [.

Jose Enrique Back In Training And In Good Spirits

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Newcastle left-back Jose Enrique is back in Newcastle for training and reports at Benton say the Spaniard is in good spirits. Jose Enrique in good spirits Whether that's because he's hoping for a big wage at some other club, we don't know, but Newcastle have received no bids for the 25 year-old so far [.

Mevlut Erdinc Wants To Stay At PSG

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Some disappointing news is being reported in the Newcastle Journal this morning, that indeed it looks like Mevlut Erdinc wants to stay at PSG and fight for his place in the first team. Erdinc wants to stay at PSG Apparently new PSG Director of Football Leonardo, who started his job yesterday in Paris, wants [.

Newcastle Lauch Bid For Shane Long

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News in The Sun today that Newcatsle have launched a £7M bid for Reading striker Shane Long. We've been waiting to see if Newcastle's bid for PSG's Mevlut Erdinc has been successful, but if the news yesterday that Erdinc wanted to stay at PSG, Newcatsle may have gone after another striker. The news is that [.

Demba Ba – I Will Score Goals And Let Football Do The Talking

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Magpies' new striker Demba Ba had just finished a day of training at the Benton training grounds in Newcastle. Demba Ba one of his 7 goals at West Ham Ba had met his new team mates for the very first time, as he tries to settle in quickly, so he can start scoring those [...]


Sign Up On The Newcastle United Blog Facebook

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Well would you believe it my Facebook page has been deleted. I've recreated it, and I can only think it was deleted because I was using the official Newcastle United crest. I'll not use that crest again in case that's why the wall was deleted but why didn't they let me correct it [...]


Ben Arfa – Newcastle Have Signed Some Good Players

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Newcastle top class winger Hatem Ben Arfa has given an interview today to the Newcastle web-site, and he has some interesting things to say. The great Hatem Ben Arfa Newcastle second striker The 24-year-old French International has spent almost nine months recovering form his horrific double fracture of the left leg that he sustained [.

Newcastle To Go After Long If They Cannot Get Erdinc?

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There are reports in Ireland today that Newcastle may be after Reading striker Shane Long. Shane Long is this lad worth £10M? We'd be just a little bit surprised if there is any truth in these reports, since the number one target at Newcastle is still PSG's Mevlut Erdinc, and we are awaiting news [.

Enrique Wants Champions League – Are Barcelona Interested?

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We've seen this link before that Barcelona may be interested in Newcastle left back Jose Enrique. Jose Enrique - wants Champions League football next season But Jose's agent at the time said there had been absolutely no contact with Barcelona, so whether this is just a regurgitation of that same old story, we don't [.

Newcastle Highlight Video – Season 2010-2011

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Here's a great video from one of our readers Ben_nufc on some of the highlights of last season. It's just a terrific video and Ben does a great job with these videos and he also had one out last summer. It's best to watch it full screen and it certainly lifted my [...]


Newcastle Highlight Video – Season 2010-2011

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Here's a great video from one of our readers Ben_nufc on some of the highlights of last season. It's just a terrific video and Ben does a great job with these videos and he also had one out last summer. It's best to watch it full screen and it certainly lifted my [...]


Nile Ranger Could Still Stay On Tyneside

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It seems that Nile Ranger would like to stay at Newcastle, but that decision is now almost out of his hands. Nile Ranger - could stay on Tyneside Ranger signed a five year deal at the club only last October, but that was more to protect Newcastle so they could get a fee for the [...]


Mevlut Erdinc To Turn Newcastle Down?

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The Daily Mail is reporting that Turkey striker Mevlut Erdinc will turn down a move to Newcastle today. Mevlut Erdinc to turn Newcastle down today? They are reporting that Mevlut will give the answer to Newcastle today in a proposed £7M move to Tyneside, but they are reporting he will turn the Tyneside club [.

Alan Pardew To Continue Clear-Out At Newcastle

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We still expect a lot of activity in the transfer market by Newcastle this summer. Nile Ranger - can leave Newcastle this summer As we have already seen with captain Kevin Nolan moving out, Kevin could be followed by Jose Enrique, and even Joey Barton could be on his way before September. Pardew will move [.

LLambias Explains Wages, Fees Is Where Money Is Going

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Derek LLambias gave an interview to the Daily Telegraph last night, and explained to the Newcastle fans where all that transfer money will be spent this summer. Mike Ashley and Derek Llambias Newcastle's managing director, Derek Llambias, told Telegraph Sport last night: "I can assure everyone that not a single penny of the £35 million [.

Pardew Concerned So Many Foreign Players Now On Tyneside

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Alan Pardew last night admitted he has some concerns that his squad now includes a large number of French and Spanish speaking players. Demba Ba - new striker will lead the line And it looks like Newcastle-born John Carver, who was Assistant manager in the heady days when the great Bobby Robson managed the club, [.

Pardew – Ben Arfa Could Become A Massive Force At Newcastle

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Ben Arfa made only four appearances with one very special goal last season for Newcastle, but he did enough to convince Newcastle fans he was a special talent indeed. Ben Arfa scoring that wonderful goal against Everton last September That goal was the winner and only goal at Everton, when he got the ball 30 [.

Are You Satisfied With Newcastle Transfer Business – So Far?

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Just to take a pulse on how our readers think the transfer market is going we'll take a poll. Alan Pardew more players will come in Alan Pardew is right when he says judge the transfer window should be judged when the window actually closes. We have to remember that most transfer business takes [..

Newcastle Decision On Mevlut Erdinc Tomorrow?

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The Daily Mail is reporting today that Newcastle could find out tomorrow, if their increased £7M bid for Paris St Germain striker Mevlut Erdinc is successful. Mevlut Erdinc Newcastle player soon? That's certainly consistent with the earlier news, that Newcastle had increased their bid for the Turkish International, and that PSG's transfer decisions will [.

Menu Of Entertaining Football To Be Served Up For Fans

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Alan Pardew has often said he wants to produce entertaining and attacking football for the Newcastle fans. Alan Pardew entertaining football for Newcastle fans good! And certainly the players he has brought into the club so far this summer are just that. Three Frenchman and a Senegal striker are what we have so [.

Good News – Mike Williamson Fully Recovered From Broken Arm

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There had been some talk in May that Newcastle center-back Mike Williamson may not be fully fit to resume training in July. Mike Williamson fully fit again But Mike was at the Benton training grounds yesterday, and the good news is that he seems to be fully recovered from the arm he managed to [...

Joey Barton Frustrated At Newcastle

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As well as Jose Enrique, another top player who could leave the club this summer is of course Joey Barton. Joey Barton wants Newcastle to do better Joey was even put up for sale for £4M a few days ago, but only last night Alan Pardew said he still had hopes that Joey will [...]


We’re Just Pleased Enrique Will Turn Up For Pre-Season

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The Jose Enrique transfer saga has been going on for over six months now. Jose Enrique will turn up for pre-season It seems that Newcastle selling Andy Carroll in January caused quite a few of our players to question the ambitions of Newcastle, and in particular that of the owner, Mike Ashley. Jose is [.

Alan Pardew – Why We Sold Kevin Nolan

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Alan Pardew has tried to explain why the Newcastle captain, Kevin Nolan, was allowed to leave the club and join West Ham last month. Kevin Nolan left Newcastle last month Alan Pardew told a BBC Radio Newcastle phone-in: "Would I have had Kevin for the next two years? Yes, I would have definitely have [.

If Newcastle Not Successful The Side Will Break Up

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Alan Pardew has made some surprising comments today. Alan Pardew - Newcastle must be successful One of them is he thinks Newcastle will need to have some success fairly quickly, if he is to keep the current team together, because players like Cheick Tiote and Yohan Cabaye will want success at Newcastle.

Alan Pardew Still Hopeful On New Contract For Joey Barton

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Alan Pardew has said last night he is still hopeful that Joey Barton could sign a new deal that keeps him on Tyneside beyond next summer. Joey Barton could he get a new deal on Tyneside? Joey has one year left on his contract, and seems determined to stay on Tyneside for that year, [...]


Pardew – News On Two Planned New Arrivals Is Positve

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Alan Pardew has said that owner Mike Ashley is spending big time to build Newcastle United into a good side again. Mike Ashley the Newcastle owner Last night Alan Pardew tried to reassure Newcastle fans that the massive £35M that was raised from selling Andy Carroll to Liverpool in January, is being used to [.

Newcastle Again Linked With Argentine International

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There is news coming through today that Newcastle may be after Vélez Sársfield Argentine International Juan Manuel Martinez. Juan Manuel Martinez Argentine International striker This is not the first time Newcastle have been linked with the second striker who plays his football in the Argentine League, but that doesn't necessarily say it's true either.

Newcastle To Entertain Fiorentina In August

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Newcastle United have announced they will play a friendly with Serie A team Fiorentina on Saturday 6th August at St. James' Park with a 3:00 pm kick off. That's the weekend before the Premier lague kicks off on the following Saturday when Newcastle will entertain Arsenal at St. James' Park. Fiorentina are located in Florence, [.

Can Newcastle Sell Xisco Back To Deportivo?

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The Evening Chronicle is reporting today that Newcastle are hoping they can unload 25 year-old striker Xisco this summer. Xisco - could be moving to Deportivo? Xisco was signed three years ago on a five year contract, said to be worth around a whopping £50K/week, and Newcastle would certainly like to get the lad's wages [.

Pardew – We Are Working Very Hard In Transfer Market

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Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has sensibly reminded the fans today that the Newcastle transfer season should be judged only when the transfer window slams shut on Wednesday, August 31st. Alan Pardew welcome squad back today Newcastle have four good players through the door already in Demba Ba, Yohan Cabaye, Sylvain Marveaux and Mehdi Abeid [.

Enrique Still Going And Wayne Bridge Not Coming

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The Newcastle United squad return to pre-season training today. Jose Enrique - still on his way? And the news is that manager Alan Pardew will hold showdown talks with Jose Enrique over his long-term future on Tyneside. Now when have we heard that one before? The news for the last couple of months has been [.

Pardew Anxious To Show Fans Newcastle’s New Wares

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Newcastle's players return to pre-season training today, after a short six weeks off since they played their last game of the seaosn against WBA on May 22nd. Alan Pardew planned program includes lots of football It's very important the players do get that six weeks break, because they will now be playing thought the [.

Is Shane Long Worth £10M?

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Let's be clear about something from the start Reading's Shane Long is not worth £10M. Shane Long - is he worth £10M? But that's what the Daily Mail is reporting today that Reading have told Newcastle, Everton, Sunderland and West Bromwich Albion that the Irish International striker will cost £10M.

Is Joey Barton Tweeting Himself Out Of Newcastle?

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Joey Barton is getting himself into trouble again with that twitter account of his. Joey Barton - critical of Scotty Parker why? Today he is widely reported to have criticized former Newcastle captain Scotty Parker, and says he is a better player than Scotty, whom he actually replaced at Newcastle.

Newcastle Want Real Madrid Midfielder On Loan

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The Daily Mail is reporting today that Alan Pardew wants Real Madrid's 20 year-old Sergio Canales. Sergio Canales 20 year-old Real Madrd midfilder The attacking midfielder was bought by Real Madrid last summer from Sergio's home town club Racing Santander. At that time Manchester United, Manchester City and Arsenal were also said to be [.

PSG Decision On Erdinc Could Come Later This Week

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The news that Newcastle have put in a €7.5M offer for Paris Saint-Germain striker Mevlut Erding, seems to be gaining some momentum. Mevlut Erdinc on his way to Newcastle? Radio station RMC is now reporting this news, although the 7.5M is in euros, which converts to around £6.7M. Newcastle have been interested in the [.

Newcastle Increase Their Bid For Top Turkish Striker

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There is a report today in the News of the World today that Newcastle will increase their bid for PSG striker Mevlut Erdinc. Mevlut Erdinc - Newcastle increase their bid The last we heard on Erdinc was that Newcastle had previously increased their bid to £6.5M, with Newcastle initially bidding £5M and PSG wanting £8M [.

Arsenal And Liverpool In For Jose Enrique

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News today that Newcastle are close to tying up a one year loan deal for England International Wayne Bridge. Jose Enrique - Arsenal and Liverpool interested And so you have to think that Newcastle are resigned to losing Jose Enrique, and news today that Liverpool, having missed out to Manchester City for Arsenal left-back Gail [.

Still Lots To Happen This Summer In Transfer Market

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We are pleased enough with the players that have been brought into Newcastle so far this summer, but Newcastle need to bring more in. Yohan Cabaye - top midfielder signing for Magpies Of course it's still very early in the transfer window, and there could still be a lot of comings and goings at the [.

Aston Villa Could Beat Magpies To French Winger

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There is news today that Aston Villa are set to make a bid of around £9M for Wigan's Charles N'Zogbia. Charles N'Zogbia - Aston Villa now favorites? Newcastle had been favorites to land their former winger, but the deal hasn't gone though yet, and it seems that Charles is delaying any decision, until he sees [.

Newcastle Put Joey Barton Up For Sale For £4M

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The Sunday Mirror is reporting that Newcastle midfielder Joey Barton now has a £4M price tag on his head. Joey Barton up for sale for £4M Joey Barton will return to pre-season training on Monday, knowing that he joins Jonas Gutierrez, Alan Smith and Leon Best, amongst others in the Newcastle squad, who are [.

Newcastle May Take Wayne Bridge On Season-Long Loan

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We had a report out only yesterday saying Newcastle were after Manchester City left-back Wayne Bridge. Wayne Bridge season long loan deal next season But we wondered how that could be true with his massive wages, and the fact Wayne has already turned 30 years old. News today in the Sunday Mirror is that [.

Big Chance For Newcastle Youngsters Next Season

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As well as Newcastle bringing in new players this summer, Newcastle fans will be hoping that one or two Newcastle youngsters will come through next season. Haris Vuckic - can this lad come through next season? Of course 19 year-old Shane Ferguson was just great this year, when came on to deputize for the injured [.

Does Routledge Have A Newcastle Future – Probably Not

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Wayne Routledge will return to Newcastle on Monday for pre-season training, after a good loan spell at QPR, when he scored 5 goals in 19 appearances for the Championship winners last season. Wayne Routledge likely to Championship club this summer We thought Wayne would have become a QPR player by now, but for whatever [.

No Bakewell Tarts In America – Be Warned

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Alan Pardew has come out today and said the pre-season tour of the States will be almost perfect preparation for the Newcastle side. The famous Bakewell tart The lads start the season on August 13th, with a home game against Arsenal, some start! Newcastle will start their tour later this month and will play three [.

Are Newcastle After Wayne Bridge?

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There's a story that Newcastle want Manchester City's Wayne Bridge. Wayne Bridge - are Newcastle interested We find that really hard to believe, but the story is nevertheless in The Sun today. There are at least a couple of good reasons that go against this potential deal. One is that Wayne is already 30 years [.

Newcastle’s Two Step Legal Approach To Signing Neil Taylor

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It seems that Newcatsle have a two stage approach to sorting out the Neil Taylor dilemma with Swansea City over the 22 year's contract. Neil Taylor - his lawyers trying to sort it out Newcastle have left it to Neil Taylor's lawyers to try to sort out the differences the player and the club have [...]


Could Xisco Finally Be On His Way?

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Interesting news today that Deportivo la Coruna want to do a permanent deal for Newcastle striker Xisco. Xisco Deportivo want to take him back The reports are coming out of Spain, but of course Xisco will be at training on Monday morning in Newcastle, because he is still contracted to the club for another [.

Sunderland Sign Four Players In Four Days

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Newcastle have signed four players so far this season. Craig Gardner - could have been good buy for Newcastle But Sunderland signed four players last week, one transfer each in successive days, as it turned out. First in was 18 year-old Connor Whickham from Ipswich, the 18 year-old England U21 International striker, for an initial [.

There Will Be A Few Contenders For Number Nine Shirt

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If anybody was going to get the number 9 shirt at Newcastle this season, we would have thought it would have been Demba Ba. Daniel Sturridge is this lad a contender for number 9 shirt? But the number 9 shirt was never mentioned to the Senegal striker and he took his lucky number [...]


Pardew To Take His Time Over Choice Of Newcastle Captain

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Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has said he will take his time before he appoints the new Newcastle captain. Alan Pardew will take him time over choosing new captain And that's a good policy, because there are one or two decent candidates like Stephen Taylor, Fabricio Coloccini and Joey Barton who finished one, two [.

Steve Stone – Another Two Players To Come In

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Newcastle First-Team Coach Steve Stone thinks Newcastle United have made a good start in the transfer market this summer. Steve Stone two players still to come in Yohan Cabaye, Demba Ba, Sylvain Marveaux and 18 year-old Mehdi Abeid will link up with their new team-mates next Monday morning, when the squad returns for the [.

Pardew Building An Exciting Side For The Fans

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It didn't take Alan Pardew too long to work out what Newcastle fans want from their team. Alan Pardew building exciting side at Newcastle Newcastle fans just love skillful and creative players, and since Alan has come to the club he has signed Ben Arfa, Yohan Cabaye and Sylvain Marveaux, who are all very [.

18 Year Old Jak Alnick In England U20 Squad

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Good news today that Newcastle's 18 year-old goalkeeper Jak Alnwick has been named in the England Under-20 squad for the FIFA Under-20 World Cup, which will take place in Colombia in July and August. Jak Alnick talented young goalkeeper The youngster is Tottenham and former Sunderland goalkeeper Ben Alnick's young brother, and he will [.

Why Fans Will Never Know Where That £35M Was Re-invested

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When Andy Carroll was sold for £35M, Alan Pardew said that Mike Ashley told him the money would be reinvested back into the club. Mike Ashley Newcastle owner In the old days, when things were a bit simpler, we would think that £35M could be used on transfer fees to bring in new players [...]


Cabaye And Marveaux Two Excellent Signings For Newcastle

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Alan Pardew has talked today about Newcastle's two midfield signings so far this summer. Yohan Cabaye a very skillful midfielder Well, we should porbabaly make that three, since Newcastle have re-announced the signing of 18 year-old French midfielder Mehdi Abeid, which they first did last May 25th.

Demba Ba Can Score The Goals For Newcastle

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Alan Pardew has talked today about Newcastle's new striker signing Demba Ba. Demba Ba - can score the goals for Newcastle New signing Demba Ba. a free agent, could be an exciting player for Newcastle fans, and when we watched him play for West Ham this year, he certainly looked very good, and deadly in [.

Newcastle Announce Signing Of 18 Year-Old Frenchman – Again

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Newcastle United today officially confirmed, seemingly for the second time, that teenage midfielder Mehdi Abeid has signed for the club. Mehdi Abeid signing first announced May 24th It was reported on My 25th that Newcastle had signed the youngster on a five year deal, so we suppose the club is reminding the fans that [.