In our poll about whether Newcastle fans want Joe Kinnear as Director of Football, a massive 88% are saying no and it looks like Joe will be getting some grief in his new position at Newcastle. Joe Kinnear in November of 2009 as Newcastle manager We must have lost Joe talked about a [...]
Joe Kinneaer was surprisingly announced yesterday as Newcastle's new Director of Football, and it seems to have left fans somewhat puzzled about what the role will be, what Joe will do and how it will all work with Alan Pardew and we didn't even mention Joe's fiery temperament. Joe Kinnear Newcastle's Director of [.
We held a quick vote yesterday to gauge how Newcastle fans felt about Newcastle possibly getting Darren Bent for say £5M. Darren Bent 66% of fans want him at £5M And to our surprise, with almost 3,000 votes in (one vote per reader), 66% think he would be a good buy at £5M. There's [...]
There was news yesterday that Newcastle were leading the race for 25 year-old Brazilian center-half Douglas, a player Newcastle were after last summer, but the center-back decided to stay at his Dutch club for one more year. Douglas - 93% think he'd be a good signing Of course he'll cost nothing in transfer fees, but [.
We haven't got our new players in yet, so it may be a bit premature, but just to judge the mood of fans at the moment, let us know where you think Newcastle will finish in the Premier League next season. Alan Pardew Newcastle manager We'll divide the league into four different zones [...]
For the second year running the Newcastle captain Fabricio Coloccini has been voted Newcastle United Blog Player of the Season. Fabricio Coloccini won it for second year in a row This is the sixth time we've held the vote and this is the lowest winning percentage since we started to vote back in 2008 [.
Loic Remy changed his mind at the last moment in January and signed for bottom club QPR instead of Newcastle, and finished the season with bottom club QPR, and via the £8M release clause in his contract he will now be looking to leave for another club. Loic Remy looking to leave QPR this [...]
We'll be wrapping up the voting for the Newcastle United Blog Player of the Season this week. Fabricio Coloccini currently leading the voting So if you haven't yet voted here's your chance there's one vote per reader. Follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook and +1 us on Google+: You can also [...]
We are starting the poll for the Newcastle United Blog Player of the Season today and you are allowed one vote. Fabricio Coloccini winner of the poll last year For the polling this year we will not include any of the five Frenchmen who arrived in January, and also we'll not include Demba [...]
We thought £15M would scare Newcastle away from signing Andy Carroll from Liverpool, but the results of our poll are that most fans still want him signed. Andy Carroll no interest yet from Newcastle Newcastle fans by 57% to 43% think Newcastle should still go out and try to sign the Gateshead lad for [.
Newcastle went down 1-0 this afternoon to Arsenal for our third successive home defeat, in which we haven't managed to score a goal, but this afternoon's performance was so much better than in the last two and the Magpies were unlucky not to take something out of this game. Let us know who you think [.
Newcastle had a clean sheet and held West Ham top a 0-0 draw this afternoon but Wigan are starting their escape route out of being relegated when they beat West Brom 3-2 at the Hawthorns and cut the point gap to 3 points with a game in hand. And Aston Villa beat Norwich to go [...]
Let us know who you think was the Man of the Match against Sunderland today in what was a complete and utter shocking defeat for Newcastle. Sunderland won the game 3-0 that's our worst home defeat of the season, and it puts Newcastle right back into the relegation dogfight this is the worst [...]
Make no mistake Newcastle put in a courageous effort at trying to get through to the simi-finals of the Europa League tonight and went ahead after 71 minutes through Papiss Cisse, after he had scored twice but both were flagged for offide. And Newcastle had Benfica completely rattled as they pressed and pressed for [.
Newcastle fans can be a positive lot when the team is involved in a tough game, and so it has proved in our latest poll. Newcastle fans confident? We've put up a poll asking whether readers think we will progress tomorrow night and a full 60% of readers think that will happen. So it's [...]
It was a great win yesterday afternoon against Fulham, as Newcastle got all three points with a wonderful individual goal from Senegal striker Papiss Cisse in stoppage time, but it was another player who is leading in our Man of the Match poll. Sylvain Marveaux in action yesterday Sylvain Marveaux has made a great [.
Let us know who you think the best player was against Fulham this afternoon, when in another amazing finish Papiss Cisse got us all three points with a goal three minutes into stoppage time a massive 3 points for Newcastle United. YES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Newcastle were no match for Manchester City today, and we were well beaten 4-0 and dropped two places in the league table into 15th position, but our goal difference took a hammering and it's now -15. Silva and YohanCabayestruggle for the ball today We cannot ignore the fact that a number of teams near us [.
It's strange how things unfold sometimes, but before Sunday's game we thought that Massadio Haidara would give Davide Santon a run for his money for the left-back spot, but now unfortunately our French 20 year-old is crocked, and he may not play again this season. Davide Santon accosted by Sissoko after his first goal for [.
A 90th minute winner by Arouna Koné keeps Newcastle in relegation trouble as we are now just 6 points above Wigan, and Wigan has never been a happy hunting ground for Mewcastle in recent years and it wasn't today as Wigan got only their third win at home this seasomn in the league. A terrible [...]
There could on lky be one Man of the Match on Thursday night and it was the magnificent Steven Taylor who took the honors with 66% of the vote, and Sylvain Marveaux was seocnd with 24% of the vote followed by Cisse, the goalscorer and Yanga-Mbiwa. Cisse and Taylor celebrate after the winning goal Here's [.
Papiss Cisse scored the inner after 3 minutes and two seconds of the three minutes of added time from a terrific cross from Sylvain Marveaux and Newcastle got their dream win tonight a fantastic win seocnd before the game was dur to goto extra tiome. Let us know who you think [...]
Geordie fans can be a confident bunch, and they think there's an extremely good chance of our lads reaching the quesrter finals of the Europa League tonight. Le famous Geordie fans In fact a whopping 92% think we'll get through the tie in our poll, and be in the hat for the quarter-final draw to [...
We have closed the poll for the Man of the Match voting for last Sunday and after over 2500 votes have been cast, it's revealing just what an impact the new French players have made at Newcastle this year. Newcastle captain Yohan Cabaye - top man on Sunday Below are the results of the poll, [...]
Newcastle came back form being behind by a penalty goal from Walters after 67 minutes to win the game with goals from Yohan Cabaye and Papiss Cisse, with Cisse's winner coming in the second minute of added time. As we've said before this new Newcastle side never know when they are beaten and it's [..
Newcastle had five Frenchman starting the game yesterday for Newcastle and in our poll for Man of the Match all five are in the top six best performing players. Moussa Sissoko in action yesterday But it's Steven Taylor who currently leads the poll and Steven had a great game to try to hold the back [.
Newcastle fans seem to be upbeat at the moment, and that's hardly surprising since we have won four of our last six games, and the team has been playing some good attacking football. We'd like to see some more goals like this one from Papiss Cisse And in our poll on the result tomorrow , [...]
Since Moussa Sissoko arrived on Newcastle just three weeks ago, he's already built up a huge following among the Newcastle fans, and once again he was our Man of the Match on Thursday night against Metalist Kharkiv with 28% of the vote followed by Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa, who was making his starting debut on 20% [.
There were some worried fans on this site after the game yesterday, when we were beaten at Tottenham, and then when Southampton somehow managed to beat a woeful looking Manchester City side 3-1 at St. Mary's that didn't help because we went down one place in the table to 5th bottom, with Southampton above [.
Let us know who you think Newcastle's best player was this afternoon against Chelsea in a sensational comeback by Newcastle to win the game 3-2 after going 2-1 behind and it was two goals from the great Moussa Sissoko that won the game for the Magpies. Demba Ba in action taken off with [...]
Let us know who you think Newcastle's best player was tonight at Villa Park in Newcastle hard fought 2-1 win tonight. The lads weregreatin thatfirsthalf and we hung on to get a massive win for the club.
Below you can see two Newcastle United "teams of the season," which I have assembled based on player statistics from whoscored.com, OPTA and transfermarkt.co.uk. The first (and most important) is based on performances in the Premier League, with the second based on performances in the Europa League. The figures below the player's names are their [.
"We were tighter as a team. We kicked the ball longer. We tried to get as many bodies around the ball as we possibly could to make it difficult for their passing game." - Newcastle United first team coach Steve Stone praising a route one performance against Swansea City (which we lost). "Alan Pardew will [.
Hello and welcome to the first in my series where I shall be probing the latest batch of French fancies picked up on Graham Carr's Eurostar shopping trips to Lille. I will be looking at the latest four signings in no particular order, who were Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa, Yoan Gouffran, Massadio Haïdara and Moussa Sissoko.
POLL: Which teams in the 2012/2013 Barclays Premier League will finish this season in the Top 4?
I think that we'd all agree that the 2012/2013 Barclays Premier League season has not been one to remember so far. After the sensational last day drama of last year when Manchester City grabbed the title trophy from under the noses of a stunned Manchester United, that act is a tough one to follow.