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Alan Shearer’s Emotional Two Word Response To Newcastle’s Late Goal And 1-0 Win

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Quite honestly we don't care how we win these days and it was a late header from Mikel Merino that was the only goal of the game this afternoon at home to [...]

Newcastle legend hits out, expresses disgust at treatment of fans, welcomes sale of club

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Alan Shearer has blasted Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley and believes the proposed sale of the club can’t come soon enough.

Ashley confirmed earlier this week he had put the club up for sale, with British businesswoman Amanda Staveley leading the race to complete a takeover.

Shearer insists it’s the right thing for Ashley to do and has criticised the way he has run the club over the past few years.

Tributes pour in for former Newcastle United chairman Freddy Shepherd

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Former Newcastle United chairman Freddy Shepherd has died.

Shepherd, 76, “sadly passed away peacefully at his home last night”, his family have announced in a statement.

A pivotal figure in Newcastle’s rise during the 1990s, he was chairman for 10 years from 1997.

Shepherd eventually sold his share of the club to Mike Ashley and recently, along with brother Bruce, was granted the freedom of the city of Newcastle.

Newcastle Icon Reacts To Poor Performance

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It wasn't the best display from Newcastle yesterday, and Alan Shearer got it right when he says we were simply not good enough. It was disappointing to lose to a team we [...]

Alan Shearer Reacts To Newcastle’s Third Win On The Trot

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Newcastle fan and icon Alan Shearer reacted to Newcastle winning our third league game on the trot for almost four years by congratulating captain Jamaal Lascelles on the winner. Alan congratulated captain [...]

Rooney quality under-valued, says Lineker

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London (AFP) – Wayne Rooney’s true worth as a player has not been properly appreciated, according to England football great Gary Lineker.

Rooney has looked rejuvenated since returning to Everton, the club that nurtured his talent when he was a teenager, after becoming an unhappy-looking peripheral figure at Manchester United under Jose Mourinho.

Rooney scores 200th Premier League goal

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Wayne Rooney chalked up another career milestone on Monday when he scored his 200th Premier League goal to put Everton 1-0 up at Manchester City.

The 31-year-old forward, who returned to Everton from Manchester United in July, struck in the 35th minute at the Etihad Stadium, steering Dominic Calvert-Lewin’s low cross between the legs of City goalkeeper Ederson.

Rooney scores 200th Premier League goal

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Wayne Rooney chalked up another career milestone on Monday when he scored his 200th Premier League goal to put Everton 1-0 up at Manchester City.

The 31-year-old forward, who returned to Everton from Manchester United in July, struck in the 35th minute at the Etihad Stadium, steering Dominic Calvert-Lewin’s low cross between the legs of City goalkeeper Ederson.

Alan Shearer On How He Thinks Newcastle’s Season Will Go

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Alan Shearer thinks it's going to be another long and hard season for us in the Premier League. Hope not we're sick of struggling in the top-flight. But that's his verdict [...]

The BIG Question: Which Is Your Favourite Goal From 25 Years Of Premier League Football?

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Photo: Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC

Pies feel obliged to admit at this juncture that we've never really felt any special admiration for Dennis Bergkamp's goal against Newcastle in 2002: your newly-crowned 'Best Goal in the History of the Premier League'.

It's a nice enough goal, sure the turn is clinical, the touch superb, etc but as far as we're concerned (not very, truth be told) it's not even top-three material when it comes toBergkamp's personal highlight reel.

Chelsea false start revives spectre of 2015

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London (AFP) – For Chelsea’s supporters, Saturday’s calamitous 3-2 loss at home to Burnley will have immediately rekindled uncomfortable memories of their last Premier League title defence.

In 2015, Chelsea lost nine of their opening 16 games, costing manager Jose Mourinho his job, and eventually drifted to a 10th-place finish.

Chelsea false start revives spectre of 2015

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London (AFP) – For Chelsea’s supporters, Saturday’s calamitous 3-2 loss at home to Burnley will have immediately rekindled uncomfortable memories of their last Premier League title defence.

In 2015, Chelsea lost nine of their opening 16 games, costing manager Jose Mourinho his job, and eventually drifted to a 10th-place finish.

Kane hits hat-trick as Tottenham sign off in style

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Kingston upon Hull (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Harry Kane helped himself to a second hat-trick in four days as ruthless Tottenham Hotspur smashed relegated Hull City to end the Premier League season in style.

England striker Kane finishes with 29 league goals, winning the Golden Boot ahead of Everton’s Romelu Lukaku and Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez.

Kane hits hat-trick as Tottenham sign off in style

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Kingston upon Hull (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Harry Kane helped himself to a second hat-trick in four days as ruthless Tottenham Hotspur smashed relegated Hull City to end the Premier League season in style.

England striker Kane finishes with 29 league goals, winning the Golden Boot ahead of Everton’s Romelu Lukaku and Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez.

Venky’s ‘deeply hurt’ by Blackburn’s fall from grace

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London (AFP) – Blackburn Rovers’ Indian owners Venky’s insist they are “deeply hurt” after the club’s shocking decline hit a new low with relegation to England’s third tier for the first time since 1980.

Crowned English champions 22 years ago when they memorably pipped Manchester United to the Premier League title, Blackburn suffered a humiliating exit from the Championship on the final day of the season on Sunday.

Venky’s ‘deeply hurt’ by Blackburn’s fall from grace

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London (AFP) – Blackburn Rovers’ Indian owners Venky’s insist they are “deeply hurt” after the club’s shocking decline hit a new low with relegation to England’s third tier for the first time since 1980.

Crowned English champions 22 years ago when they memorably pipped Manchester United to the Premier League title, Blackburn suffered a humiliating exit from the Championship on the final day of the season on Sunday.

Are Newcastle Fans Anxious About Winning The Championship?

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Newcastle will play Barnsley at home on Sunday afternoon in the last second division the club will play in decades and it will be a huge celebration at St. James' Park. We hope Newcastle can win the game first of all that's what Rafa will want. And if we can win and Chris Hughton's [...]

BBC Pundit criticises Man City star for yet another poor performance

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Newcastle United legend, Alan Shearer, did not look impressed with Claudio Bravo‘s performance against Huddersfield Town on Wednesday night.

Manchester City progressed swiftly to the next round of the FA Cup, after winning 5-1 in the fifth round replay, but Shearer wasn’t particularly happy with Bravo’s effort.

Alexis to be Arsenal’s first Golden Boot winner since RVP?

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Thierry Henry, Alan Shearer, Didier Drogba, Michael Owen, Robin van Persie and Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink: six players to have won the Golden Boot more than once since the Premier League began in 1992. Last year's winner Harry Kane could become the seventh name on that illustrious list if he walks away with the [.

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Alan Shearer – Newcastle Fan And Legend – Dreams The Dream

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Alan Shearer's weekly blog on Coral sees Alan as the devotedNewcastle fan yearning for the success of Newcastle United. There is potentiallyexcellent news in the offing, that owner Mike Ashley will finally [...]

Alan Shearer Goes Nuts – We’re Going To Win The League

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There will be a number of Newcastle fans going nuts after our excellent 1-0 win at Swansea this afternoon with the winning goal coming from a great header by Jamaal Lascelles from [...]

Alan Shearer Delivers His Blunt Verdict On Jonjo Shelvey’s Antics

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Alan Shearer has delivered his verdict on Jonjo'santics today when he was sent off will be suspended for three games and lost us the game against Spurs this afternoon. Jonjo [...]

Alan Shearer Still Not Sure Of Mike Ashley’s Promise To Rafa

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Once bitten twice shy and Alan Shearer was done the dirty on (so to speak) by Newcastle owner Mike Ashley back when we were relegated in the summer of 2009 and Ashley never did extend Alan Shearer's contract beyond the end of that season. Alan came in on April 1st April Fools Day [...]

Alan Shearer Congratulates The Great Rafa Benitez

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Alan Shearer took to Twitter immediately after our great 4-1 win over Preston North End tonight to congratulate the man who made it all happen this season with the team he built last summer our manager Rafa Benitez. This man doesn't get the credit he deserves but Rafa and Newcastle are back in the [.

Shearer On Newcastle Draw – Ouch – That Was Painful

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Alan Shearer put out an appropriate tweet after Newcastle's draw last night which roughly translated means it was extremely painful when Chris Woods equalized 5 minutes into stoppage time. Alan Shearer that was extremely painful ouch Well that was a kick in the nuts! Still 8 points clear of 3rd, 4 to play.

Alan Shearer Ruthlessly Slams Newspaper’s Childish Taunt

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We hold grudges for far too long in life and it's always good to move on and get past them it also shows some maturity. Having said that it happens to be 13 years ago today the Red Devils (rather luckily) hammered Newcastle 6-2 at St. James Park. And the Manchester Evening News has [...]

Alan Shearer Loves Bristol City – But Only In Short Term

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Here's the tweet Alan Shearer put out at the end of the Bristol City vs Huddersfield game last night that ended in a surprise 4-0 win for the 3rd bottom placed Robins side after they were 2-0 up at half time. That has given Newcastle a huge opportunity today to go 9 points above the [...]

Alan Shearer Delighted With Great Come From Behind Win

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Here is Alan Shearer's reaction to Newcastle beating an in-form Brighton side after the home side had gone head with a harsh penalty given against Ciaran Clark by referee Robert Madley. But two goals in the last 9 minutes of the game form Mo Diame and sub Ayoze Perez put us back on top oif [...]

Alan Shearer Disappointed With Rafa Benitez

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Alan Shearer has never understood why players need to be rested during a seasonbut there's also evidence that if players play too much they pick up injuries. Alan never liked to be rested and wanted to play every single game but in today's game that's no longer possible except for a very few top players [.

Alan Shearer Delighted For Newcastle

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Alan Shearer took to Twitter immediately after Newcastle's very hard-fought 2-1 win at Brentfordthis afternoon and it was exactly the result we needed and it put us back on top of the league again with Brightonsurprisinglylosing 2-0 at Preston. A great result and the alds fought all the way love it!

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Retro: This Complete Set Of Football Playing Cards From ’90 Minutes’ Magazine Really Is Something Special To Behold! (Photos)

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The brainchild of TalkSPORT presenter Paul Hawksbee, '90 Minutes' magazine launched in October of 1990 and managed a glorious seven-year run before folding.

While we're certain the publication featured it's fair share of memorable articles and such like, nothing that ever went to print is likely to provide a more lasting impression than the special set of football playing cards that 90 Minutes put their name to in 1993/94(ish).

Five Of The Best: Indirect Freekicks Scored From Inside The Penalty Area (Videos)

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Tuesday night's match at the Emirates saw one of football's rarest phenomenonsoccur deep inside the Arsenal penalty area.

A minute or so into the second half, Petr Cech was forced to handlea shoddy back-pass from Nacho Monreal, thus giving Sunderland an indirect freekick inside the 18-yard box.

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Sputtering Pogba seeks Stockholm salvation

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London (AFP) – Following a season of fits and starts, Paul Pogba will be expected to deliver the goods when Manchester United tackle Ajax in the Europa League final on Wednesday.

Much like his team, Pogba has shown only fleeting flickers of form since his world-record £89.3 million ($116 million, 103.

Sputtering Pogba seeks Stockholm salvation

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London (AFP) – Following a season of fits and starts, Paul Pogba will be expected to deliver the goods when Manchester United tackle Ajax in the Europa League final on Wednesday.

Much like his team, Pogba has shown only fleeting flickers of form since his world-record £89.3 million ($116 million, 103.

Pie escapade ends in tears for Sutton United keeper

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London (AFP) – Laughter turned to tears for Sutton United’s reserve goalkeeper Wayne Shaw on Tuesday as he left the club after it emerged the Football Association had launched an investigation into whether their betting rules had been breached.

The FA and the Gambling Commission launched their separate inquiries over claims Shaw’s eating of a pie in the final minutes of the 2-0 loss to Arsenal in their FA Cup fifth round clash on Monday had been so friends of his could win a bet.

Pie escapade ends in tears for Sutton United keeper

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London (AFP) – Laughter turned to tears for Sutton United’s reserve goalkeeper Wayne Shaw on Tuesday as he left the club after it emerged the Football Association had launched an investigation into whether their betting rules had been breached.

The FA and the Gambling Commission launched their separate inquiries over claims Shaw’s eating of a pie in the final minutes of the 2-0 loss to Arsenal in their FA Cup fifth round clash on Monday had been so friends of his could win a bet.

Sutton United keeper may have bitten off more than he can chew

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London (AFP) – Sutton United’s reserve goalkeeper Wayne Shaw is not only in hot water with his club but also it emerged on Tuesday with the Football Association for eating a pie in the final minutes of the FA Cup clash with Arsenal.

The portly 46-year-old - a former Southampton youth team-mate of England icon Alan Shearer - told the ‘Daily Mail’ that while he had not had a bet at odds of 8/1 of him being caught on camera eating a pie several of his friends had.

Sutton United keeper may have bitten off more than he can chew

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London (AFP) – Sutton United’s reserve goalkeeper Wayne Shaw is not only in hot water with his club but also it emerged on Tuesday with the Football Association for eating a pie in the final minutes of the FA Cup clash with Arsenal.

The portly 46-year-old - a former Southampton youth team-mate of England icon Alan Shearer - told the ‘Daily Mail’ that while he had not had a bet at odds of 8/1 of him being caught on camera eating a pie several of his friends had.

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Alan Shearer Comes Out And Says What Most Newcastle Fans Are Thinking

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Newcastle icon Alan Shearer is first and foremost a Newcastle fan through and through just like the rest of us. The only difference is that Alan just happened to be one [...]

Did Arsenal just “roll over” for Chelsea?

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Arsenal suffered terribly at the hands of Chelsea at the weekend. The Gunners were embarrassed in their performance at Stamford Bridge and it all but suggests that our title challenge is over for yet another season. There have been many suggestions as to what has gone wrong so far this campaign, but pundit Alan Shearer [.