Newcastle united Blog Archives for January 2015

Goalkeeper Still Doubtful But Two Players Back In Training

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Steve McClaren gave his press conference for the Arsenal game today and started with the very sad and untimely death of Pavel Srnicek Steve said he and the club were absolutely devastated at the terrible news. Steve didn't know Pavel personally, but he said he was a very good goalkeeper and a great personality [.

Agent Of Newcastle Target Speaks Of Possible Move

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There is news today in Italy on Newcastle defensive target Napoli's Kalidou Koulibaly and his agent Bruno Satin has been talking to Radio Crc and sheds some light on the situation with the player. Koulibaly only joined Napoli in the summer of 2014, and is he is not getting regular playing time under [.

An Emotional And Moving Video Tribute To Pavel Srnicek

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Here is a very moving video put out by Lee Lawler HD and put on our Facebook page by Lee. It's a really moving and emotional piece by Lee that all Newcastle fans need to see. Here's Lee's Twitter account and his Newcastle Facebook page.

Newcastle Keen On Experienced Central Midfielder

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Newcastle are starting to make their moves in the transfer market and that's good so hopefully we can get some players in very early in the transfer window which opens in a couple of days time. One position we are very weak in especially since it looks like Vurnon Anita will be out for [...]

Newcastle Have Initial £6M Bid Rejected

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News from Italy today that Newcastle United this week have had an initial offer for Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly turned down by Napoli and the offer is though to have been around £6M. Newcastle were only linked with the Senegal International yesterday but it will be difficult to get this man to Tyneside next [.

Fabricio Coloccini Concerned About New Signings

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The players we signed in the summer for the first team Gini Wijnaldum, Chancel Mbemba, Aleksandar Mitrovic and Florian Thauvin all came from teams who were basically fighting at the top of their leagues for thetitle. Gini led PSV to the Dutch Championship and was also the Dutch Player of the Year and [.

Next Two League Games Crucial For McClaren

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After doing so well to beat both Liverpool and Tottenham in successive games we have slumped again against the lesser teams and have taken one point out of home games against bottom club Aston Villa and Everton and a road game at West Brom who hadn't won in their last five games. So we [...]

Few Surprises At The Bottom Of The Premier League

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The three clubs relegated fromthe Premier League last season were QPR (20th), Burnley (19th) and Hull City (18th) and they were followed by Aston Villa (17th), Sunderland (16th) and Newcastle (15th). Take the bottom three clubs out and half way through the season the teams who finished just above the bottom three are now the [.

Shearer – Newcastle In Trouble And Third Bottom For A Reason

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Like any good football pundit Alan Shearer tends to tell it like it is, and when talking about Newcastle United on Monday night's Match of the Day he didn't pull his punches about his home town club. Newcastle didn't play particularly well and we lost to West Brom who won their first game in six [.

Wenger – Newcastle Is An Exciting Project – A Big Club With Stature

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We always knew that Arsene Wenger had a high opinion of Newcastle United and he's often talked about how great the St. James' Park Stadium is as it overlooks the City and how Newcastle fans love and live and breathe for their football. Wenger has again been handing out the compliments in his press conference [.

Newcastle´s Best Three Players At West Brom – A Surprise

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For the thirdgame in a row the game atWest Bromwas onewe could have won if we had taken the chances we had before West Brom won the game after 78 minutes when Steven Fletcher headed the ball home under that arm of Newcastle goalkeeper Karl Darlow. It was an unlucky defeat but it's now two [.

Newcastle Goalkeeper Pavel Srnicek Dies

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There is terrible news today that former Newcastle goalkeeper Pavel Srnicek has died following a cardiac arresthe suffered a week last Sunday. This is terrible news for one so young who was a great goalkeeper forNewcastle United and a real favorite with the fans. Pavel Srnicek great goalkeeper for Newcastle has died The 47-year-old [.

Newcastle To Spend Big – Russian Play-maker A Target

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There's an exclusive in the Mirror today saying that Newcastle United will spend big money in the January transfer window in order to try to save their Premier League status. Newcastle are in a relegation position at the moment in 3rd bottom place with only 17 points in the first 19 league games the [.

Captain Coloccini Explains Why Newcastle Lost

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We lost our second game in a short two days yesterday when a header after 78 minutes from West Brom captain and former Manchester United star Steven Fletcher, was enough to give West Brom their first win in six league games against a poor looking Newcastle side. So two 1-0 defeats means no points picked [.

Ashley Has Big Decision To Make – It´s Not About Transfers

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The upcoming transfer window is going to be huge and we will have to bring in some good players or else face up to the reality that our squad is just not good enough for the improved Premier League and we will be relegated. While other clubs like Southampton, Crystal Palace, West Ham, Leicester, Watford, [.

Newcastle Were Much Better Off In Relegation Season Than Now

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Newcastle have come to the end of what has been a disastrous year for the club and we are now halfway through the season and have amassed a meager17 points and four wins this season so far and our 3rd bottom of the league after picking up only one point from the final three games [...]

This Person Completely Out Of His Depth At Newcastle

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Newcastle have been woefully led over the last few years and if you look at what´s happened to the club since Lee Charnley was appointed by Mike Ashley as the top executive in early April last year it´s not good. We lost seven of the last eight games in 2013-2104 had 4 points from [...]

This Is What´s Now Needed To Save Newcastle

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Newcastlehave done really poorly since we beat Liverpool and Tottenham and the team have collected one measly point in the last three games of the year and that has us rooted in third bottom place in the league table. But we are still only 3 points from 14th placed Chelsea. The first decision to be [.

McClaren Still Confident Despite Dismal Record

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We suppose Steve McClaren hasn´t got much choice about what he says after the games especiallywhen we lose and we have lost 10 of our 19 league games so far this season. In the position he´s in he just has to remain upbeat and positive and he will also know that Mike [...]

Newcastle After Giant Senegal International Center-Back

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There's news today that Newcastle are interested in Napoli's 24 year-old center-back Kalidou Koulibaly, and the defender stands 6'5″ tall and has played 3 times for Senegal. The news is in teamTALK and they are reporting he is one of the list of targets at Newcastle which according to them does include center-backs [.

West Brom 1 Newcastle 0 – Video Highlights

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Disappointmenttoday after conceding West Brom winner Here are the video highlights and West Brom's winning goal today at The Hawthorns that plunged Newcastle deeper into relegation trouble. We are now 5 points worse off than we were in our relegation season after 19 games played. Here it is.

Newcastle Have Even More Injury Problems

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This season is turning out to be an even worse season for injuries for Newcastle than last season and that was one of the worst we've seen in a long long time. Vurnon Anita was taken off with a hamstring problem in the first half and after the game Steve McClaren has said it looks [...]

A Bad Defeat At The End Of A Shocking Year For Newcastle

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We looked to be really starting to go places when we beat Liverpool and Tottenham in successive games but Newcastlehave again shown what an inconsistent side they are when we manged to get just one point out of last three games of the year against Aston Villa, Everton and now West Brom who [...]

Video – McClaren’s Sky Interview After Terrible Defeat

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Steve McClaren has given his Sky Sports interview after the 1-0 loss at West Brom today and pressure on Steve and the rest of Newcastle hierarchy will only increase after we have picked up just one point in the last 3 league games after beating Liverpool and Tottenham in successive games. Will the real Newcastle [.

Newcastle Lose 1-0 – Things Look Bleak Again

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Things are starting to look bleak again for Newcastle and as luck would have it our Man of the Match for the last three game Rob Elliot injured himself in the warm up and in came Karl Darlow for his first Premier League game ever. And after 78 minutes Karl made a bad error when [...]

Newcastle Unchanged For West Brom Test

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Steve McClaren has just announced the Newcastle side for the second game in less than 48 hours, as we face West Brom at The Hawthorns today in a game that kicks off at 3:00 pm. The team is the same one that lined up against Everton on Saturday so no rest for any of the [...]

Pundit – Newcastle Will Be Deflated After Devastating Blow

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For the Everton game the former Arsenal forward and Sky Sports Paul Merson predicted a 1-1 draw, but said if any team was going to win it it would be Everton. So he was right there and quite honestly it could have gone either way in the last 20 minutes of the game. [...]

London Club Hints At Offloading Striker To Newcastle

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As we´ve said a number of times Andy Carroll is a very expensive player for West Ham United, with the London club paying out close to £17M for the Geordie striker in the summer of 2013 and paying himaround £90K/week in wages on a six year deal. That´s a lot of money to pay our [...]

Newcastle Struggling With Injury Doubt Today

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Aleksandar Mitrovic has been struggling with an ankle injury and he was doubtful for the Everton game. The 21 year-old remains doubtful foe the game today at West Brom and it seems if the Serbian cannot make the game it could even be a first start in the Premier League for 19 year-old new boy [...]

Newcastle´s Ambitions Are Still Modest At Best

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Newcastle are coming off almost a disastrous January transfer window earlier this year, when we let Alan Pardew go to Crystal Palace for about £4M and then allowed an untried and untested John Carver take over the side. With 26 points from the first half of the season´s 19 games we then played it [.

Four Positions Newcastle To Strengthen In January

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It we were an ambitious club then Newcastle should be trying to bring in around four players in January regardless of how we do in the league table. And we shouldn´t gauge how much money we need to spend next month on what needs to be done to survive in the Premier League this [...]

This Could be Newcastle’s Best Team For West Brom

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With less than 48 hours since the last game against Everton, Steve McClaren will need to make some changes to the side for the game at the Hawthorns tomorrow afternoon against West Brom. We'd like to see Cheick Tiote, Kevin Mbabu and Siem de Jong all brought in to get a start tomorrow. Papiss Cisse [.

BBC Pundit’s Surprising Forecast For WBA vs Newcastle Game

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Mark Lawrenson predicted a 2-1 win for Everton againstNewcastle on Boxing Day and although the number of goals scored was not accurateEverton did win by the one goal scored with just 12 seconds to go in stoppage time. It was a cruel and crushing defeat for a Newcastle team who came back to life [.

McClaren May Bring In Derby Midfielder In January

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Newcastle are being linked today with Derby County defensive midfielder George Thorne, who was signed when Newcastle manager Steve McClaren was at Derby. The 6'2″ tall midfielder turns 23 next month and has played for England from U16 through U19 level. Thorne began his career at Cambridge United but when their Youth Academy close down [.

Newcastle Top Target Could Be Available Next Month

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Newcastle United will need to ensure that sufficient reinforcements are brought in next month sothat the team can compete effectively during the second half of the season and still be a Premier League club in May. At the moment with the team is third from bottom of the Premier League that's by no means a [.

A Class Act – Everton Manager Roberto Martinez

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After yesterday's game both Steve McClaren and Everton manager Roberto Martinez talked about a thrilling game which ended in Tom Cleverley getting the only goal of the game with JUST seconds to play in stoppage time. McClaren said he felt sorry for the Newcastle players who had worked their socks off to keep in the [.

Poll – Can Newcastle Win The Final Game Of A Disastrous Year?

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As we said earlier today, we'll be (very) pleased when we have finished playing the game tomorrow at the Hawthorns, becausethat will signal the end of what has been a disastrous year for Newcastle United Football Club. And anightmare year for the (very) long-suffering fans. We only just avoided relegation last May in the very [.

My Players Gave Everything – They Were Magnificent

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After surviving the first half onslaught of a good Everton side yesterday Newcastle United came back in the second half and gave as good as they got in what turned out to be a thrilling end to end game that had no goals until seconds from the end of stoppage time. That´s when Tom Cleverley [...]

These Were Newcastle´s Best Four Players Yesterday

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Rob Elliot continues to have a great season as stand-in for the injured Tim Krul and the Republic of Ireland International again made some vital saves for Newcastle in both halves yesterday to keep Newcastle in the game against Everton. Elliot twice saved from the dangerous Romelu Lukaka in the first half as it [.

Last Two Games Highlight This Newcastle Weakness

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In the last two home games we have had the chances to win each of the games but we just didn´t take them. In yesterday;s game in the second half Aleksandar Mitrovic had a great chance to put Newcastle ahead but headed the ball wide when it looked much easier to score. Aleksandar Mitrovic [...]

Newcastle´s Disastrous Relegation Year Almost At An End

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We´ll be very happy when New years Day comes to around and puts behind us what has been one of the very worst years in Newcastle´s long and once glorious history. We have so far played 37 Premier League games this year and our last game is tomorrow at West Brom. But even if we [...]

Newcastle Suffer Another Injury Blow

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You can never accuse Newcastle of having a handle on the injuries we pick up every season and at the moment we are top of the Physioroom.com injuries with ten players out injured and we´re above Crystal Palace, West Ham and Liverpool who all have eight players out. We also notice that pundits are [.

Newcastle Make Strange Transfer Move For French International

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There had been news last week that Marseilles´s 30 year-old French International goalkeeper Steve Mandanda wants a move to the Premier League, but there are reports today in France that Newcastle would like to sign him next month. The report is in L´Equipe and it says that Newcastle have approached his agent to try to [.

Steve McClaren’s Supportive Comments After The Game

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Steve McClaren has said he thought that once again Rob Elliot had a great game in goal for Newcastle and kept Newcastle in the game as we were outplayed and outclassed in the first half but came back strongly in the final 45 minutes to make it a thrilling game that was end to end. [...]

Alan Shearer Reacts To Everton Defeat

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We had chances to win this game in the second half after Everton had dominated the first half but just like last week against bottom club Aston Villa we failed to take the chances. Hopefully the powers that be at the club will know we need a top striker brought in next month. This [...]

Video – Everton’s Winner With 12 Seconds To Play In Stoppage Time

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Everton players celebrate after goal with 12 seconds to play in stoppage time Here is the video of the Everton goal for those Newcastle fans who want to see it.

Brave Newcastle Beaten By Late Stoppage Time Winner

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After Newcastle were outplayed in the first half this afternoon against Everton at St. James' Park, Newcastle came right back into the game and had chances to win it until late into stoppagetime when an Everton corner was punched away by Rob Elliot but straight tt Tom Cleverly who coolly headed the ball back into [.

Mitrovic and Perez Both Start For Newcastle

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Steve McClaren has just announced the Newcastle team for the tough home game against Everton this afternoon and both Ayoze Perez and Aleksandar Mitrovic start this game and come in for Siem de Jong and the injured Papiss Cisse respectively. Teams: Newcastle (4-4-2): Rob Elliot; Daryl Janmaat, Chancel Mbemba, Fabricio Coloccini (c), Paul Dummett; Moussa [.

Geordie Fans Can Help Pavel Srnicek Today – It Can Make A Difference

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The family of Newcastle's former goalkeeper Pavel Srnicek have appealed to Newcastle fans for help today during our home game against Everton. They put out the request via Pavel's Twitter account. The 47 year old former Newcastle United goalkeeper suffered a serious cardiac arrest last Sunday while he was out running and he is [.

Poll Results – Where Newcastle Will Finish This Season

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We've conducted a poll over the last couple of days as we come to the end of what has turned out to be a terrible year for Newcastle. So it's probably a good time to gauge how Newcastle fans feel about things at the moment. A smiling Newcastle manager Steve McClaren Only 3% of fans [...]

I Thought My Career At Newcastle Was Over

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We talked yesterday about Rob Elliot, who has been one of the few success stories at Newcastle this season and in his long interview he talked about his situation in the summer at Newcastle, when he was the number three choice goalkeeper behind Tim Krul and newly arrived Karl Darlow from Nottingham Forest.

McClaren – I Can’t Guarantee We Will Be Better in 2016

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Newcastle are coming to the end of 2015, which has been just a nightmare for Newcastle fans as we only just avoided relegation in May and then started this season off with just three draws in our first eight games before we started to actually win some games. We have won only seven league games [...]

This Experienced Player Is Going Nowhere In January

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There have been reports this last week that Mike Williamson could make a permanent move to Wolves next month, but from what Steve McClaren has said in his interview to the local press today that doesn´t look like it will happen. The Chronicle reported last week they had information that Newcastle would target forwards next [.

Newcastle Reported After New Target In France

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There´s news in France today that Newcastle are trying to sign Henri Saivet the 25 year-old Bordeaux wingerand maybe that´s why the Newcastle scouts were at Bordeaux last Sunday for the 1-1 Ligue 1 draw against Marseille to watch the Bordeaux captain in action? This is the first time to our knowledge that [.

A Christmas Message – The Spirit Of The Group Is Fantastic

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When you are the number one man (or woman) in any company or group you naturally come in for an awful lot of criticism that´s just how things seem to work. So it´s not really surprising that our captain Fabricio Coloccini has come in for some stinging criticism this season from both the fans [...]

Poll – Where Will Newcastle Finish This Season?

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Newcastle are now 17th in the league table one place above the bottom three but over the last nine games we have done quite well with four wins, two draws and two defeats for a points total of 14 and that´s got to be encouraging. It seems a good time after 17 [...]

Two Forwards Newcastle Could Sign Next Month For £14M

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Newcastle like to do good deals in the transfer market and two players whose prices have come down since the summer and who also have valuable Premier League experience are QPR striker Charlie Austin and Spurs England International winger Andros Townsend. The Chronicle yesterday said their information was that the priorities at Newcastle for next [.

Newcastle Star – I Always Can Be Better – I Must Keep Working

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Ayoze Perez had a decent chance after he had come on in the game against Aston Villa to score, but he missed the chance and it ended up 1-1. If Perez had taken that chance it would have been the second game in a row he had hit the winner for us after he scored [...]

One Of Emerging Heroes At Newcastle – I Love The People Here

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There are not many good stories to remember about Newcastle this year most of the memories are like nightmares like losing eight games in succession as a start to the last 11 games of the season and looking like we could be relegated and it went down to the very last [...]

Newcastle Fans All Over The Map On Everton Result

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In our poll on the result of the Everton game thereit's split almost evenly across the three possible results although most 38% think we will lose the game which will not be a good result for us obviously. With two games over the next threedays against Everton and West Bromit remains [...]

Sky Sports Pundit Predicts Newcastle Result

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Former Arsenal forward and Sky Sports pundit Paul Merson hasn't exactly gone out on a limb with his prediction for tomorrow's Newcastle vs Everton game at St. James' Park and he predicts a draw but thinks it will be an exciting game. With the lack of points Newcastle have we don't really care what kind [.

This Is The Alan Pardew Mystery For Newcastle To Solve

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The people who run the club for Newcastle Lee Charnley, Graham Carr and owner Mike Ashley would do a lot worse than take a good hard look at how Alan Pardew has done at Crystal Palace this year since he left Newcastle. Then ask the question why is Alan Pardew so successful [...]

Former Coach In Bold Prediction On Newcastle – Everton Game

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BBC Pundit and former Newcastle coach Mark Lawrenson thinks that Newcastle are still a very fragile team even at home and he predicts we will lose 2-1 against Everton tomorrow in the Boxing Day game. Mark had even been positive on Newcastle last week and he had thought we would make it three [...]

Merry Xmas To Newcastle Fans Around The World

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In about an hour it will be Christmas Day in England and Newcastle, and we'd like to wish all our readers, and all the fans of Newcastle United Football Club around the world, a Merry Xmas and all the very best in the New Year. It's again been an up and down season for the [...]

Newcastle Reported In Shock Move For Creative Midfielder

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Stoke City midfielder Stephen Ireland was on loan at Newcastle back in January of 2011 when he was at Aston Villa and he was injured so much he played only two games for us before he was sent back to Villa with another injury. There is a report today in talkSPORT that Newcastle are interested [...]

If We Play As A Team Against Everton – Anything Is Possible

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Gini Wijnaldum has been our best buy last summer and he's already started to pay of his £14.5M transfer fee with seven Premier league goals this season and he's Newcastle's top goalscorer with 7 goals. And that;s not too bad when you consider Gini is playing on midfield and out on the wing too. That [.

Newcastle Tracking Exciting French Youngster

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The Mail is reporting that Newcastle are interested in signing exciting Sochaux defender Jerome Onguene and could try to tie up the teenager next month when the January transfer window opens. The youngster only turned 18 on Tuesday and he has already played for all the French youth sides 29 times from U16 through U19.

Newcastle Striker Given Role Model To Emulate

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Steve McClaren has said he hopes Aleksandar Mitrovic can follow the footstepsofformer Anderlecht strikerRomelu Lukaku, who has become one of the best strikers in the Premier League and is having another good season at Everton with 16 goals in 21 total appearances in all competitions. Mitrovic has matchedLukaku's form at Anderlecht withboth strikers being top [.

McClaren Willing To Show Some Patience With This Player

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Siem do Jong did not have a good game against Aston Villa last Saturday and he missed a golden opportunity to score in the second half when we were ahead 1-0 and if that hadhappened we would have in all likelihood won that game. But it didn't and Siem missed a sitter at the far [...]

More Proof This Youngster Still Has A Future At Newcastle

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It's got to be very difficult for a 22 year-old to come to Newcastle and play in a team that is not playing well and is again flirting with relegation for the third time in the last four seasons. But that's what has happened to Florian Thauvin who we know is a good player but [...]

This Could Be Newcastle’s Best Team For Everton

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We will assume that Papiss Cisse is out of the game on Boxing Day with the groin injury he picked up in the first half against Aston Villa, which ended up in a disappointing 1-1 draw. So it would be great if Newcastle can get their third win in four games against a good Everton [...]

Why Former Newcastle Player Would Be Very A Poor Acquisition

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Andy Carroll cost West Ham £16.5M when they signed him in the summer of 2013 after spending the previous season on loan there. And he is said to be on wages of around £90K/week at least (around £4.7M a year) at the east London club, but with Andy's very poor injury record the Hammers have [...]

Newcastle About To Make More Huge Mistakes In January

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There's little doubt that Newcastle's defense had been a big weakness of ours since back in 2012, and to prove it we have conceded 190 goals in the last three seasons in the league. Add to that 32 goals we have in our first 17 league games this season the second worst only to [...]

2015 Was A Very Difficult Year For Newcastle

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We all know that 2015 has been very difficult year for Newcastle and we have just 7 wins in our 36 league games and 20 defeats. Our performances in the FA Cup and League Cup were not much better and in three ties we won one against League Two side Northampton Town and [...]

This Player Could Be Coming In From The Cold

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Florian Thauvin has found life tough in the Premier League and after looking good in the first few games of the season especially in the League Cup tie against Northampton Town he has fallen away. Of course it hadn't helped him that Newcastle are a team struggling again in the Premier League. But [..

Mbemba – If This Happens I’ll Be Proud For Myself And The Team

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Chancel Mbemba has been one of our few successes this season and the former Anderlecht defender has given a long interview in the Chronicle today. We must say he comes across very well. The 21 year-old comes overas a real team player and he's played every one of Newcastle's league games this season so far [.

Newcastle Target Well Suited To Premier League

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If the Chronicle are right Newcastle will not be even attempting to sign Schalke center-back Joel Matip in January but maybe that's because Liverpool and Jurgen Klopp are making him a target next month. They want to sign him on a pre-contract agreement and then sign him in the summer when he becomes a [.

This Player Loves Newcastle – Give Him A New Deal

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Ayoze Perez has been speaking to Radio Club Tenerifethis weekand he has again revealed that some top clubs are after him in England Tottenham and Manchester United are the two he mentions, but once again he is very loyal to Newcastle United. Newcastle gave him his big chance when we signed him from Tenerife [.

McClaren – Things Going On Behind The Scenes On Transfers

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It's hardly surprising that Steve McClaren is not saying anything about our transfer business in January and who our targets may be. The only Newcastle manager of fairly recent times who did his transfers via the press was Graeme Souness, when he was at Newcastle for 20 months from September 2004 afterreplacing the sacked Sir [.

Can Newcastle Get Back To Winning Ways Against Everton?

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We were hoping Newcastle could make it three wins in a row for the first time this year in our last game against Aston Villa at home, but even after going ahead in the first half we couldn't hold onto the lead against a side that had picked up only three draws and 3 points [...]

Steve McClaren Undecided About Teenage Star

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We think it's probably almost a certainty that 18 year-old Adam Armstrong one of the most promising youngsters to be coming through the ranks at Newcastle for some time will stay on loan at Coventry City though the end of the season. Some reasons for that is that he's doing well, he's scoring [...]

This Is Newcastle’s Very Poor Record

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BBC pundit Robbie Savage has said he thinks it will be a relegation fight forNewcastlethis season along with Aston Villa and Sunderland. But maybe he should have said it will be another relegation fight for Newcastle this season since we seem to be fighting relegation an awful lot over the last fourseasons ever [.

Steve McClaren Gives Positive Injury Update

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During his press conference today Newcastle manage Steve McClaren gave an injury update and it was generally good news that some players will soon be returning to fitness. Papiss Cisse is surprisingly still being assessed with the groin injury he picked up and we suppose he could even play against Everton on Saturday but that'svery [.

No Interest In Matip – Magpies Not Interested In New Center-Back?

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With Steve McClaren still apparently wanting to keep faith in Fabricio Coloccini in the Newcastle defense as the captain, it wouldn't surprise us too much if Newcastle again don't bother to bring in a player who could replace the ArgentineInternational in the team for the rest of the season. And with the news in the [.

Initial Comments From Steve McClaren Press Conference

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Steve McClaren has given his press conference today for the game at home to Everton on Saturday, Boxing Day and the manager has talked about the very bad news about Pavel Srnicek who had a heart attack yesterday while he was running and is now in an induced coma until tomorrow with no [...]

Newcastle Linked With Croation International Full-Back

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Newcastle United have been linked today with Sassuolo defender Sime Vrsaljko according to reports in Italy, but why we would be interested in signing a right back we don't know. However, while he usually plays at right back he can also play on the other side at left-back and that position is now a [.

Newcastle Again Reported Interested In This Player

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There are more reports today that Newcastle are interested in signing Italian international goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu, who is not out of favor at PSG after the Paris based club signed German U21 International goalie Kevin Trapp in the summer. That has seen Salvatore play only twice for PSG this season and as back-up to Gianluigi [.

Two Strikers Being Scouted By Newcastle In France

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News in the Chronicle today that Newcastle have again been watching Marseille striker Michy Batshuayi over the weekend inMarseille 1-1 draw with Bordeaux, and he seems to be one who is attracting the attentions of Chief Scout Graham Carr, but there are other bigger clubs than Newcastle after the 22 year-old.

This Star Expects Newcastle To Climb League Table

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Fabricio Coloccini scored his sixth goal for Newcastle in the first half on Saturday against bottom of the table Aston Villa and when it went in after 38 minutes we thought that was the win right there. Butwe were wrong and Villa fought back well in the second half to get a good draw for [...]

Newcastle’s Opportunity To Get Back On Track Against Toffees

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Daryl Janmaat has been one of Newcastle's more consistent performers this season so far and he seems to be upbeat after the side has 7 points from the last three games and that follows the disastrous defeats against Leicester City and Crystal Palace. Daryl is upbeat and he reflects on some strange results over the [.

Whatever Happened To This Newcastle Center-Back?

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Center-back Curtis Good was signed from Melbourne Heart in the summer of 2012 for around £400K and he was thought to be an outstanding prospect for the future at that time. But since then Curtis had suffered a string of injuries culminating in the hip injury he picked up in March of last year when [.

Pardew Opens Up On Newcastle – We Didn’t Invest Enough

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Alan Pardew has revealed the reason he left Newcastle and it was presumably because he thought he just couldn't win with a portion of the Newcastle fans who he said banged him down at Newcastle and banged his spirit down. We assume he's talking about the Sack Pardew crew who still remain anonymous and really [.

Newcastle Will Find It Difficult To Sign This Long-Term Target

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Even if Newcastle want to sign long term target Charlie Austin from QPR in the January transfer window, that may now be very difficult because we are again fighting relegation. It could even be more difficult for Sunderland, who are also said to be interested in Charlie, because they are 5 points behind us in [.

Newcastle Star Is A Real Handful Who Has Now Stepped Up

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When Moussa Sissoko of Newcastle is in the mood he is a terrific player for us and he can create chances for other players, as the 6'2″ powerhouse rushes down that right wing and is almost impossible to stop once he generates some speed and momentum. But there are also times when Moussa doesn't seem [.

Tragic News On Former Newcastle Star

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Really bad news today that our former goalkeeper Pavel Srnicek has suffered a heart attack while running in the Czech Republic and he is now fighting for his life in an induced coma and is said to be in critical condition. Pavel was at Newcastle only last week to publicize his new autobiography Pavel [.

This Player Would Have Been Great Buy Last Summer

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Yohan Cabaye left us almost two years ago for £20M when he joined PSG after he had even gone on strike in August of 2013 to try to force a move to Arsenal who had just put in a bid for him. But then in January of 2014 and not for the first time [...]

McClaren Surprised And Critical – It’s A Slippery Slope To Go Down

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Before the game on Saturday Steve McClarenhimself had talked in his press conference and interviews about this Newcastle side being inconsistent. After surprisingly beating Liverpool and Tottenham we were now playing bottom of thetableAston Villa at home and the skeptics said (including us) that because we were expected to win this game we probably wouldn't.

The Emergence Of An Inspirational Leader At Newcastle

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Rob Elliot has played nine games for Newcastle since Tim Krul was injured and out for the season and we have four winsand two draws and 14 points from those games and that's not abad returnand certainly a lot betterthan the 3points wepicked up in the first eight games of the season. And [.

Newcastle Forward Still Deserves Chance Against Everton

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It's basically the story if the game on Saturday with Newcastle ahead 1-0 through a first half goal from Fab Coloccini, Siem de Jong was brilliantly set up in the second half by Gini Wijnaldum who crossed theball and all Siem had to do was head the ball in at the near post but [...]

McClaren Tries To Make The Case That Newcastle Are Improving

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Steve McClaren continues to try to put a positive face on what Newcastle are doing and certainly in the last 9 games we have taken 14 points 4 wins and two draws from those games and that's a lot better than our previous eight games when we managed only three points three [...]

Report – Newcastle’s Number One Target Is Scottish Forward

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The Sun is reporting that Newcastle want Everton forward Steven Naismith in January, and this is the first time we have been linked with the41 times capped Scottish International. Certainly Steven is used to the Premier League having been at Everton since thesummer of 2012 after being atRangersfor five years before that and Kilmarnock before [.

These Were Newcastle’s Best Three Players Yesterday

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Rob Elliot has played nine games for Newcastle since coming in for the injured Tim Krul and you can see how much his confidence has grown over that time. And when you think he started the season as 3rd choice goalkeeper behind Tim Krul and Karl Darlow he's had a remarkable season so far. Rob [...]

This 20 Year-Old Deserves Opportunity At Newcastle

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One of the weaknesses we seem to have these days at Newcastle is at left back, with Paul Dummett not being in good form this season and Sadio Haidara is now injured and out for at least four months with a serious knee injury. A good question is why we sold Davide Santon last January [...]

The Truth – Newcastle Fail In Easiest Fixture This Year

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The game was at home against a side that was rock bottom of the league with just 3 points out of the last 15 league games and devoid of confidence and a team we hadn´t lost at home to in ten years. But this inconsistent Newcastle side, after seeing off both Liverpool and Tottenham in [...]

Newcastle’s Two Center-Back Targets In January

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We were linked with two good center-backs last week and quite honestly either one of them would be good for Newcastle. One wasLamine Kone of Lorient who has been one of the best center-backs in France fora couple of years now and one was Joel Matip of Schalke, who we were supposed to have bid [..

Things Healthier Than They Were – But It’s All Relative

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Newcastle couldn't extend their winning streak to three games yesterday and maybe it was just a wonderful goal out of the blue that stopped us winning the game after Fabricio Coloccini had put us ahead with a good goal after 38 minutes. And we thought that could be the game for us until Jordan Ayew [.

Newcastle Improving – But It’s Slow Going

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At the end of the game against Aston Villa yesterday we were frustrated more at the result than the way our players actually played the game it was just a game we should have won and we simply missed too many of our chances. A fantastic goal from Jordan Ayew didn't help either, as [...]

Tim Krul’s Twitter Reaction To Disappointing Draw

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Tim Krul was at the game yesterday off his crutches as his recovery from a very bad ACL knee injury is going according to plan. Tim Krul now off his crutches good news Tim tweeted this out after the game yesterday and he's right it was a shame we couldn't get the [...]

Siem de Jong Freely Admits He Should Have Scored

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Even though Siem de Jong missed a fantastic opportunity yesterday in the home game against Villa, he still got a warm round of applause after he was replaced by Ayoze Perez soon after the miss. Siem is a very experienced and very honest player and this is how he reacted on Twitter after the game [...

McClaren – This Miss Cost Us The Three Points

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McClaren has said after the game that Siem De Jong's missed chancewhen he had a free header six yards from goal and missed was the defining moment of the game tonight. Newcastle as many had predicted failed to beat bottom of the table Aston Villa at home because it´s a game [...]

Alan Shearer´s Take On Newcastle´s Disappointing Draw

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Alan Shearer used his Twitter accountafter the 1-1 draw today with Aston Villa at St. James'Park to say it was a better point for Villa only their 7th in 17 league games than for Newcastle who were expected to win this game. Alan Shearer better point for Villa Great atmosphere at St [...]

Newcastle Must Now Spend The Cash In January

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The two wins against Liverpool and Tottenham probably gave off a false sense of well-being around the Newcastle over the last two weeks but we came back to earth today when we could only draw 1-1 with bottom club Aston Villa and that was only their 7th point of theseason. Newcastle went to 17 points [.

Disappointing Draw Sends Newcastle Down To 4th Bottom

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Newcastle were leading this game against the bottomside 1-0 at half time and controlling the game and it was a rare goal from captain Coloccinias the conditions got worseduring the first half in pouring rain and a water-logged pitch. And early in the second half we should have been two or three goals up after [.

Unchanged Newcastle Team Against Aston Villa

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Newcastle have just announced an unchanged side form the one that has won the last two games against Liverpool and Tottenham so Steve McClaren has resisted the temptation to start either Aleksandar Mitrovic or Ayoze Perez up front. However, we should see both young strikers sometime in the second half today.

Newcastle Not Safe And McClaren Not Safe

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Steve McClaren is still very aware that a couple of defeats and we could be right back in deep trouble in the relegation zone, so at least Steve seems to be a pragmatist and a realist. And he also knows that his job is not safe. Since Jose Mourinho wasfired by Chelsea lastThursdayafter winning the [.

McClaren Hints At Starting Line-Up For Aston Villa

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Newcastle have done well in the last two games with the same starting line-up and even though youngsters Aleksandar Mitrovic and Ayoze Perez did great for us last week at White Hart Lane and won us the game we still think Steve McClaren will start the same team for the third game in a [...]

Newcastle Get Boost In The Transfer Market

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Newcastle United are interested in Swansea City midfielder Jonjo Shelvey, but we never thought Newcastle would have much chance of getting the English central midfielder through the door next month, but there's some potentially good news for Newcastle that the Englishman now wants to leave the Welsh club next month.

This Player Becoming A Real Leader At Newcastle

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Steve McClaren revealed in his press conference yesterday and after the match last Sunday that at half time at White Hart Lane last Sunday the players were talking a lot about how they could get back into the game. We assume Steve said that because previously that had not happened when Newcastle were losing [.

McClaren Hopes This Weakness Will Spur Players On Against Villa

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We aren't the onlyones saying this game against Aston Villa today is a potential banana skin for us becauseNewcastle are playing the bottom of the league side at home and therefore will be expected to win. Which is one reason we could lose this game because our players may not bother turning up for [.

We’ll Keep Our Feet On The Floor And Keep Working

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Fabricio Coloccini has had a couple of good games for Newcastle in the wins against Liverpool and Tottenham, and we hope the Newcastle captain can keep up his good form against bottom club Aston Villa tomorrow when a clean sheet would be very helpful to us getting all 3 points. It's a game at [...]

They Key Tomorrow – Patience Makes Perfect

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Steve McClaren has talked about how important patience will be in tomorrow's game against Aston Villa, and he is asking for his players and the crowd too to remain patient. Aston Villa won their first game at Bournemouth in the very first league game of the season, but since then in the last 15 games [.

Newcastle Have Made Me A Better Person And Better Footballer

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Ayoze Perez is catching the eye of a number of Premier League clubs for his excellent play for Newcastle United both this season and last season. One of those clubs interested is reported to Tottenham Hotspur and his spectacular stoppage time winner last Sunday will make them even more keen on the 22 year-old Spanish [.

McClaren Selection Could Cause Controversy Against Villa

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With Ayoze Perez and Aleksandar Mitrovic having done so well in the second half last Sunday at White Hart Lane there have been calls this week to start both of them tomorrow against Aston Villa in a game we should win. Newcastle have played the same side in the last two games since the disgrace [...]

One Player Back – Four Players Out With Hamstring Injuries

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Hamstring injuries have been the bane of Newcastle United for a long time going back even before Graeme Souness was the manager and when Graeme was Newcastle manager form September 2004 through February of 2006 he thought it was the training pitchesat Benton that were the reason for the players picking up so many hamstring [.

Upbeat Communication From Steve McClaren

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Steve McClaren sent out another email to Newcastle fans last night and after the two excellent recent results it's not surprisingly upbeat. But the players have also been visiting the local hospitals to meet some of Newcastle's younger fans and the lads do a great job at Christmas time and throughout the year for that [.

French Report – Newcastle Want Loic Remy

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There´s a report in France that Steve McClaren is more than interested in bringing Loic Remy back to Newcastle in January and maybe on loan. The report is inLe10Sport but the main just of the article is that Lille are looking around for strikers and are interested in giving Loic Remy some playing time.

Demba Ba – Sky Comes Crashing Down When Mourinho Loses

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Demba Ba is one of two recent former Newcastle strikers who have left Newcastle and ended up playing for Jose Mourinho at Chelsea and both didn't see much playing time and were regularly on the bench in London. The other one is Loic Remy. With Jose Mourinho being sacked by Chelsea yesterday afternoon, after [.

Newcastle In Danger Of Doing This Against Villa

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Newcastle have been very inconsistent this season, so when we have played newly promoted Watford at home we lose 2-1 and yet when we play Liverpool on a hot streak under new manager Jurgen Klopp we win 2-0 and then at Tottenham we win 2-1 in what is Spurs' first defeat since the first [...]

Sky Pundit – It Could Be Goodnight For Villa At Newcastle

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We want to see Newcastle play against Aston Villa tomorrow as through their lives depended on it and just like we have played against Liverpool and Tottenham in the last two games. That's because Aston Villa will be going all out tomorrow after their French manager Remi Garde has basically said it's all or nothing [.

Surprising Statement From Newcastle Star

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Moussa Sissoko has come in for some serious criticism this seasonbecause at times in some games when the going gets tough hedoesn't seem to want to know. That criticism has been justified. But on the otherpositive side of things when this man is in form he's a great playerfor us as he has shown in [.

Candidates For Positions Newcastle To Strengthen In January

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Newcastle have a weak spine which is maybe why we have not shown much back-bone in some of our games this season and it´s not surprising that Newcastle will want to bring in a dominant center-back, striker and central midfielder in the January transfer window. And while the Newcastle players have been simply great [.

Newcastle United The 18th Richest Club In Europe

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Premier League club Newcastle United are 18th in the list of Europe's richest football clubs with Real Madrid first, just edging out Manchester United, followed by Barcelona and Manchester City. Newcastle are one of eightPremier League clubs to make the top 20 and we are listed as being worth £222M.

Captain Explains How Newcastle Won At Spurs

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Newcastle United captain Fabricio Coloccini has come under some severe criticism this season but he's had some good games as well as poor ones, but he hasn't been consistent just like Newcastle as a team have not been consistent. Fabricio has played very well over the last couple of games which have been our [.

Newcastle May Already Have One Transfer Tied Up

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In 15 days time the January transfer window will open up and although manager Steve McClaren refuses to talk about the upcoming transfer window Newcastle (Graham Carr?) will have already decided which are the targets they want to go after next month to strengthen our squad which has struggled so far this season.

Six Players To Leave Newcastle In January

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Newcastle will need to let some players leave in the January transfer window either permanently or on loan as new players will be coming into the squad to strengthen it so we will give ourselves a decent chance of staying in the Premier League this season. Newcastle are weak at center-back and [...

Newcastle Reported In Move For Ivorian Center-Back

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It seems that Chief Scout Graham Carr has been doing his scouting work in France again with reports that Newcastle are interested in signing 6'2″ center-back Lamine Kone of Lorient next month according to the Mail. Kone is a bit old for the usual player we tend to sign and he will turn 27 [...]

Liverpool In Bid To Beat Newcastle to Schalke’s Joel Matip

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There is news today in the Mail that Liverpool's new manager Jurgen Klopp is in a move to sign 24 year-old Cameroon International defender Joel Matip next month. Of course with Klopp, having been at Borussia Dortmund, he will know all about Joel'as excellent performances forSchalke and Joel will become a free agent in [.

Newcastle Potential Target Ready To Listen To Offers

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Italy's back-up goalkeeper Paris Saint-Germain's Salvatore Sirigu will be looking at his situation next month in the January transfer window and he's keen to move somewhere where he can getfirst team football. One of the reasons he is anxious to get playing time is he wants to be in the Italy squad for the [.

Good News On Injury Front – Xmas Shopping Possible

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Some good news from Tim Krul today. Morning everyone.1 more week till Christmas.Off my crutches today so last minute shopping on the cards???#noexcuse ? pic.twitter.com/N1QPCUg56K — Tim Krul (@TimKrul) December 17, 2015

Star Positive About Newcastle – Great Club Finally Moving Ahead

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Newcastle United midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum has been talking to the PSV Supporterand he seems to have no doubts that he made the right decision to move to Newcastle United in the summer for £14.5M the third largest transfer fee in Newcastle's long history. Newcastle made another poor start to the season, but we have [.

This Newcastle Target Will Still Be Available Next Month

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Charlie Austin scored two goals in the final 25 minutes last night to bring QPR back to a 2-2 draw with Chris Hughton's Brighton team and that gives Charlie 10 goals in 14 games this season so this lad keeps on scoring. And there has been news recently that Charlie is very willing to [...]

Newcastle Must Change Their Transfer Policy In January

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It seems that Newcastle's transfer policy has been flawed under Mike Ashley for a number of years and for a number of reasons. It seems that our Chief Scout Graham Carr is the one who selects and scouts players and then chooses which of those players that Newcastle bring in. And Carr also has direction [.

Newcastle After Spanish U21 Midfielder In January

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The Sun is reporting that Newcastle are keen on signing 21 year-old Spanish U21 International midfielder Victor Camarasa from Levante in the January transfer window. While we expect Newcastle to sign players ready for the first team next month, there's nothing wrong with signing younger players who are for the future and this would be [.

Can Newcastle Make It Three Wins In A Row Against Villa?

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After Newcastle's great come from behind win at Tottenham on Sunday the third time in a row we have won thefixture next up on Saturday in the late kick-off game is Aston Villa who are bottom of the league. So this is another test for Newcastle to see if we can beat [...]

Midfielder – We’ve Reacted Well To Two Bad Performances

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Local lad Jack Colback has been interviewed in the local press today after two great wins against Liverpool and Tottenham and the possibility of getting three wins in a row for the first time since a year last October when we had five successive league wins under former manager Alan Pardew. It looks like an [.

Newcastle Cannot Make Same Mistakes As Last January

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Last January was probably a study in what not to do in a transfer window as Newcastle let their manager Alan Pardew leave(for £4M) without having any idea who would replace him and while the squad had struggled in the first half of the season, we didn't bother to bring in any new players. [...]

No Excuses Now – Newcastle Must Challenge For Top Six

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Leicester City is some story this year and after being bottom of the league at the end of Marchwith just 19 pointsfrom 29 games and looking like certain relegation former Newcastle coach Nigel Pearson produced a miracle and they got seven wins and 22 points in the final nine games and survived and finished above [.

Southampton To Challenge Newcastle For Top Target

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News today in The Sun that Southampton are looking to hijack any deal Newcastle may have with Tottenham to sign England Intentional winger Andros Townsend in January and they have entered the race to sign the 24 year-old. Andros Townsend Southampton now interested Newcastle have been continually linked with Townsend for a few months [.

Newcastle Transfer Target Says He’s Not Interested

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Rob Elliot has so far been little short of a revelation for Newcastle in the eight games he's played in goal for the team since Tim Krul was injured and Rob has been our Man of the Match more often than not in those games including last Sunday in the unbelievable 2-1 win at [...]

This Newcastle Target Too Expensive Compared To Alternatives

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Newcastle have been linked with 22 year-old Belgium striker Michy Batshuayi, who plays for Marseilles, for a while now, but he seems to be way over-priced by his French club. Marseille will signNewcastle winger Remy Cabella next month for around £6M- so we get about half back what we paid out to Marseille for Florian [.

Small Chance Magpies Can Get This Top Playmaker Next Month

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There have been reports that Newcastle are interested in signing central midfielder Jonjo Shelvey of Swansea in January but Newcastle have little to no chance of signing the England International. Swansea for the first time since they were promoted back in 2011are struggling in the league and are currently in 17th position with 14 points [.

8-3 And 8-13 Show Real Newcastle Progress

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Newcastle have giventwoof their best displays of the seasonand who would have thought we could have come out with 6 points from games at home to Liverpool and away to Tottenham and when we played those sides they were both on a hot streak. Tottenham's defeat on Sunday was their first loss in the [.

Young Gun Admits To Being Both Angry And Respectful

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No professional footballer is happy when they are dropped and so it was with our own Aleksandar Mitrovic when he was dropped after the Leicester City defeat at St. James' Park. And the 21 year-old Serbian International striker has revealed he was angry when he was dropped by Steve McClaren. Aleksandar Mitrovic after scoring equalizer [.

Newcastle Linked With Turkish International Winger

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The Mirror is reporting that Newcastle are interested 22 year-old winger Kerim Frei who now plays for Besiktas in Turkey but was on Fulham's books for a couple of years from 2011. Obviously he was very young when he was at Fulham where he played 33 times with one goal and was loaned out to [...]

Newcastle Have Problems – But We’re Above The Champions

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We watched the Leicester City vs Chelsea game yesterday and after Leicester City went 2-0 up early in the second half through Mahrez after 48 minutes to add to a 34th minute Jamie Vardy goal (yes another one) Jose Mourinho threw caution to the wind. The Chelsea players moved into a (much) higher gear [.

Why Newcastle Are In Danger Of Losing To Aston Villa

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Newcastle are one of the most inconsistent sides in the Premier League this season. What exactly does that mean it means we can do very well one week and then we are simply hopeless the next. A good example of that wastwo of our most pathetic and pitiful performance against Leicester City and Crystal [.

Young Gun Tweets Message Of Appreciation To Fans

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Last season in October at White Hart Lane we were 1-0 down at half time but then 6 seconds (or was it 7?) into the second half we were level after Sammy Ameobi's great goal. And then Ayoze Perez scored his very first goal for Newcastle after 58 minutes to win the game for us. [...]

Perez Is Very Happy At Newcastle – They Gave Me Everything

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We've just watched Ayoze Perez interview on nufcTV that was filmedimmediately after yesterday's win at Tottenham and it's worth a look if you have a subscription with Perez answering various questions and he is smiling almost all the way through the interview. He says he is learning every day at Newcastle from the other [.

Let’s Hear It For Our Brilliant Man Of The Match

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We see veteran Chronicle reporter John Gibson today has asked our goalkeeper Rob Elliot to take a bow for his performances so far this season as he has deputized so well for the injured Tim Krul and Gibson has said he's been a revelation. We certainly agree with that and this is certainly not the [..

Newcastle Likely To Unload These Two Players In January

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With Newcastle very likely to bring in new players next month to improve our squad it's likely that some of our fringe players will be allowed to leave. One of these could be Sylvain Marveaux who has been at Newcastle over four years now and has never really made it at the club. Sylvain was [...]

Newcastle Tracking Top Dutch International Left Back

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There was news last week in the Chronicle that Chief Scout had been tracking PSV left back Jetro Willems last season, and the lad is only 21 but has already played 15 times for the Netherlands and looks like a great left back in the making. The youngster has al;ready played 142 times for PSV [...]

Lord Sugar Sends Congratulations To Newcastle

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For the second week running Newcastle have received the plaudits for another outstanding and gutsy win last week it was 2-0 against Liverpool against the odds and this week it was a 2-1 win against Tottenham. In both games we have scored a stoppage time goal. As happened in last season's fixture at White [.

Steve McClaren’s Perfect Comments After The Game

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If you expected Steve McClaren to be dancing around after the game saying how everything now was great after our second(sensational) win in a row this time against a very good Spurs side at White Hart Lane you would have been disappointed. McClaren was cool, calm, collected and very matter of fact as [.

Spurs 1 Newcastle 2 – Match Report As It Happened

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It was another outstanding win and another great second half display to give Newcastle our second win in a row for the first time since we beat QPR 1-0 at home last year in October. That completed a five game winning streak and a six game winning streak in all competitions. A sensational couple of [.

Twitter Responds To Newcastle’s Sensational Win

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Twitter responded to Newcastle's great win yesterday and here a few tweets from those associated with Newcastle United and an interesting stats from AlanBrazil that Newcastle play better when live on TV. That's goodbecause ourgame next Saturday is another massive oneagainst bottom club Aston Villa and we are live on TV in the 5:30 pm [.

Praise From All-Time Great For Both Newcastle And Perez

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Maybe it's part of his star quality but Ayoze Perez seems to score some really important goals for Newcastle. He scored the winner last year at Tottenham to get us all 3 points in the 2-1 win and at Bournemouth he had a half chance to score and he did to get Newcastle an undeserved [...]

Video – Newcastle Fans Celebrate After Spurs Win

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Here's some reaction from fans after the game yesterday initially from Spurs fans and then from celebrating Newcastle fans it's from Neeks Sports. Ayoze Perez getting the winner

Three Players For £20M In January – Good Value

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Even thoughresults seem to be improving at Newcastle we got 3 points from the first 8 games and have 13 points from the next 8 games Newcastle must still invest in the January transfer window. We would liketo see a center-back, left back, central midfielder, winger and striker brought in but it will [.

Tottenham 1 Newcastle 2 – Extended Video Highlights ( 9 minutes)

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Rob Elliot makes a great save from ErikLamela in the first half Here are extended highlights of over nine minutes from Newcastle´s great 2-1 win at White Hart Lane this afternoon our third win on the trot in this fixture.

Who Was Our Man Of The Match In Amazing 2-1 Win?

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In what was a second successive league win for the very first time this year Newcastle came from behind today at White Hart Lane to win the game 2-1 the third time we have won this fixture in the least three seasons and we move up to 15th place in the league [...]

McClaren´s Sky Interview – Huge Step Forward

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Steve McClaren was very relaxed and a matter of fact about the great win today at Spurs when we came back in the 16 minutes from 1-0 down to win the game 2-1 our second win in a row for the first time this year. Steve McClaren on the touchline at Spurs today Here´s [...]

Linekar Reacts On Twitter – Steve McClaren Is A Genius

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Two substitutions late in the game today turned the game on its head and Mitrovic scored after being on the field a couple of minutes to level the scores and than Ayoze Perez scored a fantastic winner in stoppage time to inflict the first defeat on Tottenham since the opening day of the season. Steve [.

Alan Shearer Reacts On Twitter To Fabulous Newcastle Win

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Alan Shearer gives credit where it´s due and after Newcastle came back form the dead and away from home in that second half they thoroughly deserved to beat a stunned Spurs side with two goals in the last 15 minutes and a winnerin stoppage time from Ayoze Perez. Aleksandar Mitrovic equalizes Great three points.

Newcastle Are Exceedingly Well Coached Side – Shearer

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Trust Gary Linekar to get smashed by Alan Shearer after Gary a former Spurs striker had tweeted that Spurs were an extremely well coached side. Alan couldn´t help himself ..... so this is what he tweeted after the game along with congratulations to our lads. Howay The Lads!! Newcastle players ecstaticafterPerez [.

Tottenham 1 Newcastle 2 – Video Highlights – Goals

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Mitrovic celebrates Newcastle´s first goal Here are the video highlights of today´s goals an incredible result for Newcastle after we had hung on for the first 70 minutes of the game.

Incredible Newcastle Comeback – Brilliant Perez Goals Wins It 2-1

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In what was an incredible last 15 minutes for Newcastle after both Ayoze Perez and Aleksandar Mitrovic had come on for Siem de Jong and Papiss Cisse Newcastle came back from the dead with two goals to win the game after we had gone down 1-0 just before half time when we gave away a [...]

Newcastle Unchanged For Tottenham

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Steve McClaren has just announced his team for the tough game at Tottenham this afternoon and as expected the team is unchanged from that which got a surprise 2-0 win against Liverpool last Sunday. Harry Kane and Dele Alli are in the Tottenham line-up today. Teams: Tottenham (4-2-3-1): Hugo Lloris (c); Kyle Walker, Toby Alderweireld, [.

Pochettino Wary Of Tough Aggressive Newcastle Side

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Newcastle had their best win of the seasons last time out against a strong Liverpool side and the game today will be just as tough at White Hart Lane. Against the Reds we kind of hing on in that first half and then as the second half progressed you could see out lads grew in [...]

Newcastle Make Bold £8M Move For Midfielder

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It's another Sunday and more reports that Newcastle are trying to lure Tottenham winger Andros Townsend to Tyneside next month to help to fortify the squad. The Mail is reporting today that Mike Ashley is willing to pay out £8M for the 24 year-old England International winger and it looks like Newcastle are trying to [.

More Pressure Put On Newcastle

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Bournemouth had another memorable result yesterday when they beat a weakened Manchester United side 2-1 at home to make it two wins in a row after they had surprisingly beaten Chelsea at Stamford Bridge last week 1-0. And that has come after they have suffered a number of long term injures to their best players [.

Geordie Fans More Confident Of Result At Tottenham

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Last week 90% of fans thought we would lose at home to Liverpool and only 6% thought we would win the game which we did 2-0 with a rousing second halfdisplay ans two goals. And for the tough game at Tottenham today as many as 18% think we can win this game and 28% think [...]

Newcastle Striker Confident And Very Happy

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Papiss Cisse along with Cheick Tiote have already taken a lot of criticism this season for supposedly being bad apples in the Newcastle dressing team but according to manager Steve McClaren nothing could be further from the truth. And comments from striker Papiss Cisse suggest he is not a problem at all and simply want [.

Newcastle Could Err Again In January Window

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It should be another big transfer window for Newcastle in January as the club tries to strengthen various areas of the team that were not sufficiently strengthenedlast summer or last January. And one area of the team that has been weak for over three years now is defense and we wonder if enough will be [.

Some Dubious Claims By Newcastle Star

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Moussa Sissoko has had to put up with some withering criticism form fans this season as his form has been up and down. In some games he's looked good and that was the case on Sunday when he brilliantly set up the second goal for Gini Wijnaldum in stoppage time to make the score look [...]

I Think He’s Done Great – He’s Been Amazing

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Our Dutch International goalkeeper Tim Krul is on his long recovery from a ruptured ACL and we'll be happy enough if Tim is fit and ready to go for next season. Tim is to be checked out soon by a specialist who will assess the progress he's made since his surgery, so we'll keep pout [...]

McClaren Explains Why Young Gun Is Recharging His Batteries

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During the last International break Serbia were beaten 4-1 by the Czech Republic and they didn't play well. That was the time Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic even talked about whether he would continue his International career and our own Aleksandar Mitrovic was at the center of a controversy that Matic had brought up after the [.

Is This Newcastle’s Best Side To Face Tottenham?

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We would be very surprised if Steve McClaren changes the team he fields at White Hart Lane from the one who did so well to beat Liverpool 2-0 last Sunday at St. James' Park. But he may be tempted to make one or two changes to the side. Ayoze Perez could start on the [...]

McClaren – It May Look Like It – But Newcastle Not Bonkers

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Steve McClaren has been asked ifNewcastlearesimply a bonkers club and he has deniedit although he doesadmit it maylook like that at times from the outside. Newcastle have been in crisis far too much over the last few years with one thing after the other and this year has not been good and we [.

Star Reveals How Boss Has Been During Newcastle Crisis

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Newcastle's £14M signing Georginio Wijnaldum has revealed that off the fieldSteve McClaren has remained calmthis season even though showtimes on the touchline during games he looks anything but calm. Georginio has been our best player so far this season and his seven Premier League goals have been invaluable and all have been scored at home, [.

Newcastle Linked With Peru International Foward

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Newcastle have been linked with 24 year-old Peru International forward Andre Carrillo for over a year and there were reports last January that he was a target of Newcastle´s but as we know Lee Charnley didn´t being any players into the squad in January. Carrillo is at Sporting Lisbon and his contact is due to [.

Newcastle In New Move For Former Defensive Target

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Newcastle were first interested in Cheikh M'Bengue in the summer of 2011 when he was at his home town club Toulouse and we retained an interest in the player for a couple of years. But there's news today that Newcastle are again interested in the 27 year-old who moved to Rennes in the summer of [...]

Pundit Explains Why Newcastle Players Driving McClaren Mad

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Mark Lawrenson like most pundits got the score wrong last Sunday when Newcastle surprisingly beat Liverpool 2-0 at home and deserved the win. Mark predicted a 2-0 win for Liverpool so it was a lower score than other pundits had predicted and of course in retrospect they were all wrong very wrong. [..

Newcastle Midfielder Likely To Retain Place At Spurs

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It's not surprising that Siem de Jong has been frustrated this season becauseof his lack of action in the first team especially now he is fully fit. But in surprise move last Sunday Steve McClaren made one change to the team which disgraced themselves at Crystal Palace and he dropped young Ayoze Perez for [.

Wijnaldum Shows Up Big Weakness In Newcastle Side

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Gini Wijnaldum played very well on Sunday especially in the second half and was the man mainly responsible thatNewcastle came more into the game as an attacking force and while it would have been nice that he got both goals the first on e was an own goal by Martin Skrtel. If the ball [...]

This Smells Of Real Team Spirit Brewing At Newcastle

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Before the terrific win against Liverpool last Sunday the previous two weeks were not good when we went down without a fight to both Leicester City and Crystal Palace and conceded a massive 8 goals in the process. And last week before the game there were reports of a difference in opinion between two of [.

Pundit’s Bad News For Newcastle Amid Ruthless Schedule

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Paul Merson has some good things to say about Newcastle after our great display and win against Liverpool on Sunday, but he still thinks Newcastle will suffer defeat at White Hart Lane on Sunday afternoon. Tottenham have a good record in the league this season and at home they have four wins and four draws [.

McClaren´s Comments Hint At No Change In Transfer Policy

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Newcastle head coach Steve McClaren gave his press conference for the game at Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday afternoon which has a 4:00 pm kickoff. Steve was asked about the January transfer window during the press conference and he was non-committal but more than that he seemed not to have even thought about what players [.

Lee Charnley´s Strange Email To Fans

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We don´t hear from Newcastle Managing Director Lee Charnley very much and in fact we still have never heard him speak as the lead executive at Newcastle United which we find extremely strange whet doesn´t Lee give a press conference maybe with Steve McClaren also in attendance that´s the best way [.

Newcastle Linked With Chilean International Midfielder

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Newcastle are reported to be monitoring Hamburg central midfield star Marcelo Diaz, who is a Chilean International and only moved to Hamburg from Basel in early February. Argentina web-site El Grafico claim the midfielder wants to move on from the Bundesliga club and they report Werder Bremen are also after the 45 times capped Chilean [.

Newcastle Reported Interested In Italian International

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We were linked with a possible move for PSG goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu a few weeks ago and now once again in L´Equipe Newcastle are mentioned as being interested in taking the Italian International goalkeeper on loan in January. Sirigu has lost his first team place this season to German goalkeeper Kevin Trapp this season, and [.

Steve McClaren – Good News On The Injury Front

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Steve McClaren has given his news conference for the game against Spurs at White Hart Lane on Sunday afternoon and the head coach has said the team will go there fully focused and intent on putting inanother good performance and getting something out of the game. Last Sunday could have been a watershed game for [.

Newcastle Don’t Need This Player In January

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Newcastle United have been interested in 26 year-old Adel Taarabt since back in 2011 and it looks like he will be available for sale from Benfica in January. Newcastle have recently been linked with him but it would be a disastrous signing if we do bring this Moroccan International to Tyneside. He caused enough [.

Big Questions Still Hang Over Newcastle Players

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It's a game Newcastle fans long for and the fantastic 2-0 win on Sunday against a very good Liverpool side showed Newcastleatits best as the game was televised live around the world and we looked a good side and our players ran themselves into the ground for a famous win. What more could [...]

These Players Unlikely To Join Newcastle In January

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There has been news in the local papers over the last couple of days that Newcastle may be interested in bringing Arsenal strikerJoel Campbell and 30 year-old former right back Mathieu Debuchy back to Newcastle. Mathieu is having the same problem his best pal Yohan Cabaye had when he left Newcastle for PSG he [.

Young Gun Still Keen To Impress At Newcastle

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Steve McClaren over the last couple of game has taken both of our young strikers Ayoze Perez and Aleksandar Mitrovic out of the firing line and replaced them with the more experienced players in Papiss Cisse and Siem de Jong. On Sunday against Liverpool Siem got his first Premier League start this season and [.

Newcastle Looking To Bring This Striker In On The Cheap

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There's news out of France today that Newcastle striker target 22 year-old Anthony Koura of Olympique Nîmes has been watched a couple of times in the last few weeks and he could be the striker that Graham Carr brings into the club in January. Other clubs said to be interested in the young striker include [.

Four Positions Newcastle Must Strengthen In January

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Newcastle could spend some big bucks in January and it could be an expensive window for us because prices are inflated in January when relegationfighting teams tend to be desperate to get some good players into the side. Thatseems to be the case with Newcastleand we think Mike Ashley will make big money available to [.

These Two Dutchman Can Make The Difference For Newcastle

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Siem de Jong got a good round of applause when he was replaced by Ayoze Perez in the second half on Sunday as Newcastle were realizing they could win the game and they increased their attacking focus against the Reds. Siem got the applause for his hard work and he was effective in the game [...]

Can Newcastle Win Two Games In A Row This Year?

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On 22nd November last year we beat QPR at home 1-0 and that was out fifth league win in a row and sixth in all competitions when you consider we also beat Manchester City 2-0 in the League Cup at the Etihad Stadium. And that was the last time we won two games in a [...]

It´s Double Dutch Delight For Two Newcastle Stars

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Manchester United were knocked out of the Champions League last night when they lost 3-2 at Wolfsburg and PSV won 2-1 at home to CSKA. PSV finished in second place and two points above Manchester United in Group B with Wolfsburg winning the group. And with Arsenal facing a struggle to qualify for the knock [.

Crystal Palace To Bid £15M For Newcastle Striker Target

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There´s news in the Sun today that Crystal Palace boss Alan Pardew is lining up a club record £15M bid for Marseille striker Michy Batshuayi, who is also reportedto be a target ofNewcastle in the January transfer window. It´s not unusual when managers move to other clubs that they bid for what were former targets [.

Players Crawled Back To Dressing Room – They Know How To Win

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Let´s make no mistake about it Sunday´s result was a huge win for Newcastle United and a massive win for Steve McClaren and maybe his best result ever in the Premier League? And it was delivered when his job looked in grave danger and it was almost unbelievable when you consider the sentiment before [.

Alan Pardew – We Always Knew He Was A Special Player

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Alan Pardew has said on ESPN that as soon as Ayoze Perez arrived on Tyneside from Tenerife a year last June Newcastle coaches immediately realized he was special and while he was signed for the development tea,m he went straight into the first team and last season his first at the club he [...]

Newcastle Transfer Target Could Be Too Expensive

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QPR's new manager Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink has let it be known that Charlie Austin will not be allowed to leave in January for a reduced fee Hasselbaink said he will not be allowed to be pinched by other clubs. From QPR's viewpoint that makes some sense because if the new manager can get the [...]

Star Player Demonstrates He´s A Future Captain Of Newcastle

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Newcastle's man of the Match on Sunday Georginio Wijnaldum have given an interview and he comes across as a real team player and simply a class act. Gini's also a fantastic player for us and the fee of £14.5M at the moment is looking cheap for what this lad can do for Newcastle [...]

Huge Vote Of Confidence For Steve McClaren

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Georginio Wijnaldum has been our best player so far this season and he put in another great performance on Sunday afternoon when it really mattered. Gini added his seventh Premier League goal of the season in stoppage time to set up some wild scenes at St. James' Park that was seen live all around the [.

Newcastle To Make Bold Move In January Transfer Window

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Newcastle United will be making a bold move in the upcoming transfer market for West Brom striker Saido Berahino. Certainly we need another striker brought in because we have too much trouble scoring goals and Newcastle have only 16 goals in our 15 league games. Only Aston Villa, Swansea and West Brom have scored [.

Newcastle In Advanced Negotiations For England International

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There is news in the local press that Newcastle are working hard to get a loan deal agreed with Tottenham for their England winger Andros Townsend for next month's transfer window. Andros is simply not getting enough playing time under Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino and since he is very keen to make England's squad for [.

Jury Still Out On Newcastle Players

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We´d be daft to think that after Newcastle´ssterling display and great 2-0 win over Liverpool on Sunday that everything will now be OK. One swallow doesn't make a summer and there have been too many times this season already where Newcastle have shown great promise in one game and then been abysmal in the [.

McClaren Explains It All – What Worked Against Liverpool

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The performance and result on Sunday is what most Newcastle fans live for and you get a new perspective when you are away from home base and see all the great things said about the team when we perform like we did on Sunday against Liverpool. People love the underdog to come through especially [...]

Newcastle Interested In Jamaican Defender

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Newcastle were linked with a move for 23 year-old Kemar Lawrence in August and TEAMtalk is reporting that Newcastle are now considering making a move for the left-back in January. With Paul Dummett finding things tough this season and Masadio Haidara having injury problems and out for at least four months with a knee injury [.

Newcastle Draw Watford Away In FA Cup

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Kevin Keegan Lauds Newcastle – Players Are Smiling Again

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Kevin Keegan never saw eye to eye with Mike Ashley and he walked out on Newcastle in September of 2008 when then Director of Football Dennis Wise brought in two players he didn't even know were coming in. The powers that be at the club were insisting at that time that Kevin had control of [...]

Only 6% Saw It Coming

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In out poll before the game yesterday we pointed out that 90% of Newcastle fans expected Liverpool to beat us yesterday and in truth probably quite a few though it would be similar to the previous two games and a heavy loss with us again being outplayed. But it was different yesterday and all [...]

McClaren’s Astute Comments After Unbelievable Win

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Steve McClaren took an enormous amount of criticism last week after the disgrace at Crystal Palace when we were annihilated 5-1 by Alan Pardew's new side. But it seems that Steve and his players put in a good week's work on the training field last week stayed under the radar screen and then [...]

Former Players React To Stunning Win On Twitter

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Two of our former players Steve Harper and Steve Watson were both delighted with what was a simply stunning result yesterday and a good display by our lads. Steve McClaren and Jurgen Klopp yesterday Steve McClaren has had a lot of criticism recently but today he got it absolutely spot on! Big performance from the [.

BBC Pundit Exudes On Newcastle Performance

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Former Liverpool defender and NewcastlecoachMark Lawrenson thought that Liverpool had tremendous momentum going into the game yesterday against Newcastle and with Newcastle having the worst defense in the Premier League he predicted a 2-0 win for the Reds which we thought was being kind to Newcastle.

Asprilla Tweets Continually During Game – What A Performance!

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Former Newcastle striker Faustino Asprilla tweeted out some comments during the game yesterday when Newcastle produced a shock result and beat Liverpool 2-0 at home and that follows on from the 1-0 win we had last year against the Reds at home. These are the tweets as he sent them out from his Twitter [.

Joey Barton – Magpies Won Convincingly – They Outran Reds

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Joey Barton was speaking to BBC Sport's Chris Bevan after the NewcastleLiverpool game and he talked a lot about how Liverpool were not at their usual intensity against Newcastle, who started the game nervously, But Joey went on to say he thought in the end Newcastle won the game convincingly and they outran the Liverpool [.

These Were Newcastle’s Best Three Players Yesterday

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There could only be one Man of the Match for Newcastle yesterday and it was the man involved in both Newcastle goals Gini Wijnaldum. The 25 year-old had a shot deflected into the goal to open the scoring after 69 minutes and then quite brilliantly scored the second goal in stoppage time to send [..

Newcastle 2 Liverpool 0 – Full Match Report

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This could only happen at Newcastle as we defeated a strong Liverpool side this afternoon 2-0 with really two goals from Georginio Wijnaldum in the second half, but the first one was a deflection and ended up as an own goal from Martin Skrtel. But it was a much-improved display from the last two games [.

Jurgen Klopp – Newcastle Deserved To Win

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In what was a shock to everybody today including Newcastle fans Newcastle beat Liverpool 2-0 and as the game progressed Newcastle gained more and more confidence and then went ahead after 72 minutes when a Gini Wijnaldum shot was deflected into his own net by Martin Skrtel. And then in stoppage time [.

Delighted Alan Shearer Reacts To Great Win On Twitter

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Here is Alan Shearer's reaction to what was a great win by Newcastle over Liverpool today by a score of 2-0 right out of the blue but a good performance from our lads when it was really needed. Alan Shearer they were committed and worked hard Wow what a result. When [...]

It’s A Huge Win For Us – McClaren BBC Interview – Video

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Here is Steve McClaren's interview on BBC after the game and Steve is right when he says it was a huge win for the Newcastle players who he admitted were very nervous at the beginning. Our lads should be proud that we have beaten a Liverpool side that has been lauded with some of [...]

Steve McClaren Sky Sports Interview – Video

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Here is Steve McClaren's Sky Sports Interview after the incredible Newcastle win today when only 5% in our poll for the game thought Newcastle could win it Steve McClaren on the touchline today Steve talked about a big win giving the players confidence in his press conference so this should certainly help.

Gini Wijnaldum Thanks Newcastle Fans On Twitter

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Here's the hero of the day Gini Wijnaldum who was involved in both goals and puta shot in that was deflected for Newcastle's first goal so he didn't credit for that one but then in added time he was set up beautifully by Moussa Sissoko to seal the win with a nice chip [...]

Who Was Our Best Player In 2-0 Win Against Liverpool?

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I'm still in shock at Newcastle's 2-0 win against Liverpool and I'm also getting some aggro from my long-suffering wife Madeline (a beautiful Geordie girl) for saying before the game it could be a cricket score if we play badly. Oh well such things happen when you support Newcastle United but this is [.

Newcastle 2 Liverpool 0 – Video Highlights

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Here are the highlights of Newcastle'sunbelievable 2-0 win against Liverpoolat St. James' Park this afternoon a result we certainly didn't expect and it could only happenat Newcastle. Two pieces of magic from Gini Wijnaldum produced the two goals for Newcastle in the second half. The hero Georginio Wijnaldum Here are 9 minutes [.

Perez Dropped – Coloccini, Dummett, Sissoko, De Jong Start

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Newcastle's head coach Steve McCalren has just announced the team for what could be a watershed game today against the in-form Liverpool at St. James' Park and it looks like he's made one change from last week Siem de Jong for Ayoze Perez. Newcastle (4-4-1-1): Rob Elliot; Daryl Janmaat, Chancel Mbemba, Fabricio Coloccini (c), [.

Alan Shearer Shames The Newcastle Players

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Alan Shearer has been a sharp critic of the pathetic displays Newcastle have served up this season and none worse than the last two games when we were easily beaten 3-0 at home by Leicester two weeks ago. After that Steve McClaren shared with the players some home truths in the week that followed that [.

Bad News – Nothing Much Will Change At Newcastle

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There's a very disturbing article in the Guardian today on Newcastle and the way the club is being run being badly run. And while there have been multiple articles in the papers and various other media outlets which have been surprisingly similar on what is needed oat Newcastlethe Guardian (Louise Taylor) doesn't think Mike [.

This is Steve McClaren’s Weakness As A Manager

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Ever since Steve McClaren was appointed as the head coach at Newcastle in June we've never being able to reconcile how he has such a great name as a coach and yet has such a relatively poor record as a manager. Steve has failed badly at clubs like Wolfsburg, Nottingham Forest and Derby County earlier [.

McClaren Hints At Not Being A Good Fit For Newcastle

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It was astrange press conference Steve McClaren gave on Thursday for the Liverpool game today, but when you haven't gotmany results to show after 14 games it kind of gets difficult. It was even as if Steve had run out of ideas on what to do to turn the team around. Steve McClaren at [...]

Why Newcastle May Be Forced Into Management Change Soon

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There are many reports out that Steve McClaren has just two games to try to stop the rot and turn things around at Newcastle otherwise it looks like a new manager will be brought in. Newcastle could still keep with McClaren through the end of the year especially if he can get something out of [...]

Three Managers Who Could Take Over At Newcastle

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Changingthe manager at Newcastle may not be a silver bullet and when a change is made it doesn't always lead to saving the club from relegation or an instant turnaround. But there have been cases too when it has helped Sunderland were saved last year by bringing in Dick Advocaat and he used all his [.

Famous Bournemouth Win Puts More Pressure On McClaren

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In what was probably Bournemouth's greatest win in their history a 1-0 win this afternoon at Stamford Bridge though an 82 nd goal fromGlenn Murray will oinly put extra pressure on Newcastle and Steve McClaren to pick up something from our home game against Liverpool tomorrow. After our rather lucky win at Bournemouth, the [.

Why Was Charnley McClaren Meeting Normal This Week?

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Two weeks ago we were returning from the two week International break and we had just luckily won at Bournemouth and taken 7 points from 4 games so things were starting to look up. But against Leicester City at home after we went behind 1-0 just before half time the second half was a disgrace [...]

Pardew Talks Frankly About His Time At Newcastle

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Alan Pardew has had a fantastic year since leaving Newcastle and it's turned out to be a great decision he made to leave a big club like Newcastle for a smaller club like Crystal Palace. He has a lot more control at Palace than he ever had at Newcastle and he;s revealed that he was [...]

Managing Director Under Increasing Pressure

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There's not just one thing wrong with Newcastle United at the moment there are lots of things wrong with the club. It starts with the way the club is being run and one of the biggest problems seems to be that it'sGraham Carr who really selects which players come in and the manager doesn't [...]

McClaren Has Even More Trouble To Deal With At Newcastle

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The Mail is reporting that Steve McClaren is having to deal with even more trouble at Newcastle and this time it's some disagreement between two of his coaching staff. The Mail reports that psychology guru Steve Black and head fitness coach Alessandro Schoenmaker are not in agreement over training methods.

Two Clubs Going In Opposite Directions – Liverpool and Newcastle

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Liverpool are one of the iconic football clubs of England and Europe, having won the Champions League (European Cup) five times in their history and having won the English League a total of 18 times, the FA Cup 7 times and the League Cup 8 times. Liverpool are on the rise again and only narrowlyfailed [.

BBC Pundit Being Kind To Newcastle

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Former Liverpool defender and NewcastlecoachMark Lawrenson thinks that Liverpool have tremendous momentum under new manager Jurgen Klopp at the moment. In a shorttwo months, Jurgen has them playing great attacking football and they won 6-1 on Wednesday night at Southampton in the League Cup and took Manchester City apart 4-1 recently at the Etihad Stadium.

One Of Our Great Clubs Is On The Road To Relegation

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Alan Shearer has been outspoken on just how pathetic Newcastle have been this season and all year for that matter and recently he mentioned his son Will who is now 15 (would you believe it!) would rather watch rugby than Newcastle United. OMG! Karren Brady West Ham Vice-Chairman since 2010 Newcastle are [.

McClaren Reported On The Brink At Newcastle

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The Mirror is reporting todaytherehas been a meeting of the upper management this week at Newcastle and it comes as no surprise that people like Managing Director Lee Charnley want to see an upturn in the form and results of this Newcastle side. So do the very long-suffering Newcastle fans. We have made an absolutely [.

Is This Newcastle’s Best Team For Liverpool?

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After the embarrassment of lastSaturday's 5-1 humiliation at Crystal Palace, where Alan Pardew's side completely outclassed us, we were looking forward to some other players getting a chance against Liverpool on Sunday. But since then we have picked up hamstring injuries to Jamaal Lascelles, Mike Williamson and Cheick Tiote has not recovered from his groin [.

McClaren Makes Bizarre Claim About Whether Players Are Trying

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Steve McClaren tried to keep as positive as possible in his press conference yesterday, but with two big defeats in the last two games and only 10 points from 14 games played and second bottom of the league beneath even Sunderland things are not good at the club. There seem to be multiple problems [.

Steve McClaren Pleads With His Players

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Steve McClaren has admitted he's in a results-driven business and that he needs results to stay manager of Newcastle United and he needs them soon. We were a little but surprised with his demeanor during his press conference on Thursday for the Liverpool game because he seemed to be saying that if we just keep [.

These Are Alarming Poll Results For Newcastle

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It's a very long time since 92% of fans think we will lose a home game but that's what our poll results are showing for the game at St. James' Park on Sunday against a resurgent Liverpool side. That's especially worrying since we need to pick up some points in our next two tough [...]

Pundit Believes No Upset For Newcastle On Sunday

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Sky Sports Pundit cannot see Newcastle causing an upset at home on Sunday against Liverpool and he is forecasting a 4-0 win for Liverpool. Well at least that's less than the 6-0 thrashing we took in this fixture in late April 2013. It's sobering to think they took Southampton apart 6-1 on Wednesday night at [.

Worst Year In Newcastle’s History But No Knee-Jerk Reaction

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The press conference yesterday was very worrying as Steve McClaren's mood anddemeanour seemed to be somewhat at odds with the situation Newcastle are in. We didn't expect Steve to be panicking or anything like that that never helps anything but the way he took the question was as if everything would beOK once [.

McClaren’s Surprising View Of Pundits

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Steve McClaren has been very straight with the often intense criticism he has received lately from pundits since taking over the very tough job of Newcastle manager. Steve has been a pundit himself and he knows it's about entertainment and the pundit's have to give their honest opinion on things and that's what they do.

Newcastle Midfielder – I May Leave In January

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Yoan Gouffran got a lot of games when Alan Pardew was the Newcastle manager mainly because of the Frenchman's work rate but since Alan left he hasn't played too many times this year and he's made only two appearances in the league and two in cup games. It seems obvious that Steve McClaren doesn't rate [.

McClaren Now Likely To Stick With These Players

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Amazingly Mike Williamson has been training only just two days at Newcastle and he has picked up a hamstring injury in training and with Jamaal Lascelles having picked up a hamstring injury last Saturday which is why Mike was recalled. That's two center-backs not available for Sunday's very tough game against Liverpool.

McClaren’s Demeanor Surprising Given Newcastle’s Situation

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Steve McClaren was bothplacid and straightforward in his press conference today and kept talking about football being all about confidence and that his players were lacking confidence at the moment and were not playing well. But one good performance and result and the confidence comes rushing back.

Incredible – Even More Adversity Hits Newcastle

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Newcastle players must pick up more hamstring injuries than any other club in the PremierLeague and after Mike Williamson has been back at Newcastle for only a couple of days he's now very doubtful for Sunday's very tough game against Liverpool with a hamstring injury. That probably means that Fabricio Coloccini will be at center-half [.

It Would Be A Huge Mistake For Newcastle To Sign This Player

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Newcastle United were interested in signing Adel Taarabt a few years ago but we didn't bother and we were OK with that given the 18 times capped Moroccan International has caused trouble at the clubs he's been at. Taarabt signed a five-year contract with Portuguese champions Benfica last summer but he is yet to [.

Update On Newcastle January Target

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There have been different reports about whether Tottenham Hotspur will also Andros Townsend to go on loan this January and it seems like Andros wants to leave Spurs after his altercation with fitness coach Nathan Gardiner. That was probably started becasue ofTownsend's frustration at getting littleplaying time in north London.

Liverpool Completely Rampant Before Newcastle Game

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Liverpool have now won seven of their last eight games in all competitions and the only one that broke the streak was when they lost 2-1 at home to Alan Pardew's Crystal Palace just over three weeks ago. And just to rub it in they dismantled Southampton 6-1 at St. Marys´ in the League Cup [...]

McClaren Considering Shock Changes For Liverpool

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Mike Williamson has been recalled from his loan spell at Wolves presumably because Jamaal Lascelles has picked up a hamstring injury, but Steve McClaren should have recalled him even if Jamaal was still fit. Mike has played well for Wolves in five games on loan and he has a habit of coming back into the [.

Changes Needed At All Levels – If Newcastle Are To Survive

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The blame game is in vogue at Newcastle at the moment and we suppose that´s not too surprising since in our 33 league games sinceAlan Pardew left the club, we have had only five wins and 23 points and this will be the worst year in Newcastle´s long and glorious history. We have looked a [...]

McClaren Severely Punishes Players For Abject Display

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We have not watched the game against Crystal Palace again since the game ended on Saturday afternoon and the reason for that is whenever possible we don't like to put ourselvesthrough unnecessary mental pain and suffering. And Newcastle fans have had enough pain and suffering thisyearbeing served up by both the Newcastle players and the [.

Former Striker To Mike Ashley – Sell Up Or Do It Properly

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Former Newcastle striker Mick Quinn doesn't exactly hold backwhen he writes for the Chronicle and he says what he thinks. Mick has hit the nail on the head and thinks that if Mike Ashley is not going to sell up (he's not) then the very least he can do is to bring in a [...]

McClaren Considering Radical Change For Liverpool

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Sam Allardyce successfully utilized a five-man back line in their game at Crystal Palace early last week and it worked well and they kept a clean sheet. They alsogot a big bonus when Jermain Defoe scored a late goal after 80 minutes to take all 3 points from Alan Pardew'sCrystal Palace. After we were slaughtered [.

Management Candidate Backs Steve McClaren

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Harry Redknapp on his Twitter account today says he's heard nothing about the Newcastle management jobbut backs the man in the job right now Steve McClaren. Harry Redknapp former West, Tottenham and QPR manager Not heard anything about Newcastle, they've got a great manager in Steve. I've worked with him, he's excellent.

Newcastle’shoice – Change Or Continue Precipitous Decline

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There's a way to look at Newcastle's pathetic start to this seasonin a positive way it's been so bad that the powers that be at Newcastle (namely Mike Ashley) should look at how the way the club is being run and realize it's simply not working. We can go on with the way it's [...]

I´m Happy At Newcastle And Cannot Ask For Anything Else

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You´ve got to justlove young Ayoze Perez, who only joined us a short eighteen months ago and it´s been a very turbulent time at the club since he joined even for Newcastle. But the young Spanish striker is mentally tough enough and he´s a good enough professional to take it in his side [...]

This Was McClaren´s Biggest Blunder In The Summer

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Even though he was nowhere near Newcastle fanss´ choice of a new manager when Steve McClaren arrived in June there was some positive vibes about Newcastle and the fans seemed willing to support Steve and give him a chance. We had only just survived a terrible second half of the season under John Carver and [.

Pardew Knew Exactly How To Smash Newcastle

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Crystal Palace first-team coach John Salako has revealed how Alan Pardew went about beating Newcastle on Saturday via his team talk and preparation in the dressing room before the players went out to play against his former club. And what he said to them should be damning for Newcastle United, Steve McClaren, the coaching staff [.

Can Newcastle Spring A Big Surprise On Sunday?

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Our next game is against an in-form and surging Liverpool side and in the six Premier League games he's been in charge of at Liverpool, Klopp has wins over Chelseaand Manchester City and has collected 11 points with one defeat a home loss to ........ Crystal Palace. Includingthe League Cup games and Europa League [.

It´s Time We Heard From Newcastle´s Top Leadership

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When in any business a company is in crisis then it's up to the executives at the top of the business to get involved with whatever the problems are and show some leadership. Basically, that´s why they get the big bucks because when you are at the top you are basically responsible for it all. [...

Shearer Blasts Gutless Players – Praises Thriving Pardew

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Alan Shearer has ripped into the Newcastle players in his Sun column today and he makes it very clear that he doesn't think they caretoo much about Newcastle at all. certainly the last two performances have not only been pathetic but gutless too and any more performances like this and it will be almost impossible [.

Newcastle Losing Race To Sign Top Striker Target In January

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There's news in the Evening Standard in London that Southampton have moved to the front of the queue for QPR striker Charlie Austin and if that news is true it's bad news for Newcastle. It looks like Newcastle's squad is just good enough for us to hold our won in the Premier League this seasonso [.

Former Newcastle Coach Soars In Betting For New Manager

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52 year-old former Newcastle coach Nigel Pearson produced one of the most remarkable turnarounds in Premier League history this year maybe the greatest turnaround in Premier League history. Leicester were bottom of the league in early April with just 19 points from 29 games played and Nigel then got 22 points in the [.

Don’t Expect A Top Manager To Join Newcastle

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Maybe it's not all that surprising that Steve McClaren is having trouble in the Newcastle job he was hired by Lee Charnley and Graham Carr those who run the club for Mike Ashley after he was fired by Championship club Derby County. There is simply no ambition at Newcastle to get a [...]

McClaren Could Give These Two Defenders A Start On Sunday

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News today that Newcastle head coach Steve McClaren has recalled center-back Mike Williamson from his loan spell at Wolverhampton Wanderers andthe reason is becauseJamaal Lascelles has picked up what is termed a minor hamstring injury in the weekend's crushing defeat at Crystal Palace. Yet another hamstring injury picked up in training by a Newcastle player.

Poll Results In On McClaren – They´re Not Good

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We put out a poll after Saturday´s game the second disaster in a row to ask fans if they thought SteveMcClaren could turn things around at Newcastle. Steve McClaren can he turn things around? It turns out the vast majority of fans doubt that he can do that. What Steve and [...]

Newcastle´s Response To Current Crisis Is Comical

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One of Newcastle'spreferred media outlets is Sky Sports so when they report on something at Newcastle we assume it´s fairly accurate although that´s still an assumption. With the way things are at the moment Newcastle are in another crisis and second bottom of the league table after 14 games. We certainly didn´t expect [.

Players Want To Put Things Right – But Next Few Games Tough

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We like Dutch international Daryl Janmaat and it´s a brave player who puts himself for an interview after the last two displays which have shocked Newcastle to the core because of their lack of passion and the very poor play we have seen from Newcastle as a team and as individual players. McClaren and his [.

Newcastle Proving Einstein Was Right In This Definition

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When Alan Pardewwalked outafter the last game of last year a 3-2 home win over Everton it was thought by most that his time at Newcastle had come to a natural conclusion and it was time for both Pardew and Newcastle to move on. It was an excellent chance for Newcastle to get [...]