There were reports yesterday that Alan Pardew had met with Shola Ameobi and talked about what his intentions were this summer. Shola Ameobi will Newcastle let him go? A couple of months ago there were reports that Alan Pardew wanted Shola to sign a new deal at the club, once his current three year [.
Shola Ameobi came on as a substitute last week at West Ham for the first time for a while, and with his first kick of the game, the 31 year-old seemed to injure his knee, and the news today is that he's out for the rest of the season. Shola Ameobi out for the [...]
One thing Newcastle must address after the season closes, is why we have picked up so many injuries this season, and only last week two of our new French players Massadio Haidara and Moussa Sissoko picked up injuries in training. Moussa Sissoko likely out for the season And it looks as though Moussa's [.
Shola Ameobi is the second player to be interviewed after the Liverpool disaster, and it's interesting that he follows Steven Taylor's comments of yesterday and both are local lads and they know what it means to play for Newcastle United Football club. Shola Ameobi low point of the season Here's what Shola had [.
The Evening Chronicle is reporting today that Papiss Cisse is now in Paris to see a specialist about a rib injury, after he suffered some discomfort after the 1-1 draw at West Brom on Saturday what a way to start the day! Papiss Cisse in Paris for diagnosis The Senegal International suffered the [...
Shola Ameobi has been interviewed in the local press this morning, and the Nigerian born striker, who always does well against Sunderland, has said he is looking forward to the game tomorrow, and that Newcastle must get the win. Shola Ameobi juices are flowing Shola has scored seven goals in total against Sunderland, and [.
James Perch cannot make the game today and Yoan Gouffran will start up front with Papiss Cisse in a 4-4-2 attacking formation. Apart from that change it's the same team that played in Lisbon on Thursday evening and Adam Campbell is again on the bench with Shola Ameobi, in case more firepower is needed [.
Ameobi's wife went into labor last week, and Sola was withdrawn from the squad to travel to Manchester City, but now Shola is a new father and was there to see his child Noah born. Shola Ameobi likely to play tonight So first of all congratulations to Shola and his wife. It's not surprising [...]
Shola Ameobi is finding it difficult to get playing time at the moment in the Newcastle starting line up, after we brought in Yoan Gouffran and Moussa Sissoko, and they are regular starters in the side. Shola Ameobi after scoring penalty against Metalist Shola will be offered a new contract in the summer, and [.
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Newcastle United legend Shola Ameobi is set to stay at the St James' Park club into his twilight years after manager Alan Pardew indicated he wished to extend his contract. His current deal is up in 2014 yet with crucial games in The Europa League versus Stadium of Lights giants Benfica and against relegation-threatened Sunderland on the horizon, it comes as a timely boost to the 31 year old cult hero.
When Alan Pardew first arrived at Newcastle, he was impressed with Shola Ameobi in training, and he made sure that in his first summer at the club, Shola got a three year extension to his contract at the club. Shola Ameobi - expected to sign new deal at Newcastle That was in the summer [...]
Shola Ameobi of Newcastle celebrates his goal with James Perch (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)
Shola Ameobi is set to make his 50th appearance in Europe for Newcastle as Samuel Eto'o records his 100th game in UEFA Club competition. The Newcastle striker is a veteran of Champions League campaigns past under the late Sir Bobby Robson and famously has a better goals-per-game ratio than Lionel Messi in The Nou Camp.
If Shola Ameobi makes an appearance on Thursday night in the second leg against Anzhi, it will be his 50th appearance for the Magpies in Europe. Shola Ameobi could make his 50th appearance in Europe on Thursday Shola made his debut back in 2000 under Bobby Robson, and the Newcastle manager quickly built a [.
Alan Pardew'spressconference yesterday afternoon was short, but it was nearly all good news, and when Alan was asked about Papiss Cisse, he said he expected the striker to be able to play against Stoke City today. Papiss Cisse I should have scored with that chance Papiss picked up a virus last week and didn't [.
Russian side Anzhi Makhachkala, one of the best teams money can buy, are Newcastle's strongest challenge yet in the Europa League but that's usually the case the further you get in any competition, especially in Europe. Alan Pardew our mentality is strong Alan Pardew starts off the interview with Sky Sports this afternoon, [.
Papiss Cisse has a virus and will not play tonight, but it's looking a lot more likely that Ben Arfa could even start the game tomorrow night in Moscow against Anzhi Makhachkala. Papiss Cisse sick will not play tomorrow night Papiss Cisse has been sick since the weekend and some eagle-eyed readers would [.
After the match with Metalist on Thursday night, Alan Pardew had said he had told Shola Ameobi that he hadn't been at his best lately, and that's why he hadn't been playing too much, and Shola has opened up in the local press today, and said he went to talk to the Newcastle manager because [...]
Massadio Haidara had very good debut for Newcastle Let us know who you think was Newcastle's best player in Newcastle's magnificent 1-0 in Kharkiv tonight, which Newcastle won 1-0 with an excellent penalty from Shola Ameobi after the goalkeeper had brought down Sissoko after a poor back pass from Papa Gueye.
Shola Ameobi of Newcastle (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)
Voluminous boos on the final whistle greeted Newcastle's seventh League defeat in ten games, a result that leaves them rooted to the bottom of The Premier League form table and just two points above the drop-zone. Shola Ameobi offered a ray of hope for Newcastle fans in his post-game interview in which he stressed the positives of the first-half and urged fans to "Keep on believing" in the players and manager, adding that "We need the fans behind us to get the wins that we need.
We're always a bit wary of statements from Newcastle players when we are not doing well, because it reminds us too much of the relegation season, when we would lose, and then the players would come out and say the spirit is high in the camp and fans shouldn't worry , because we'll be OK [...]
It'sgoingto be such an important game against Reading at St. James' Parktomorrow, assuming an expectedsnowfalldoesn'thave thematch called off, andcertainly3 points will be fantastic forNewcastle, and will help give our lads theconfidencethey need to start picking up more points to get away from therelegationzone.
Shola Ameobi will miss the game at Norwich on Saturday for his rather silly sending off on Saturday, which only made things a lot worse for Newcastle, since we have only one experienced striker available for the game at Norwich City Papiss Cisse. Shola Ameobi will not be grounded by Nigerian FF Demba [.
Let us know who you think wasNewcastle'sbest player in what was simply adreadfulperformance by a fringe Newcastleeleven this afternoon, and to make things worse Shola Ameobi was sent off in thesecondoff when he picked up hissecondyellow card as things seem to be falling apart atNewcastleand Alan Pardew will need to turn thingsaroundveryquickly [.
It's looking like Alan Pardew and Newcastle will have Shola Ameobi at Newcastle over the next six weeks after the 31 year-old Newcastle striker was omitted from the final Nigerian squad for the African Cup of Nations to take place in South Africa. Shola Ameobi has one sub appearance for Nigeria in November in [.
Vurnon Anita is fit again and starts tonight for Newcastle against Everton, and Shola Ameobi gets a start in place of Demba Ba. With Demba Ba in discussion with Chelsea he has been withdrawn from the squad for tonight's game with Everton and he could have played his last game for Newcastle. It looks [.
The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) yesterday threatened to report both Newcastle United and Milwall to FIFA, because they will not release their players Shola Ameobi and Danny Shitturespectively- to play in the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) to take place in South Africa later this month. Shola Ameobi - will he be grounded?
England-based defender Danny Shittu has pulled out of the Nigerian squad for the African Cup of Nations, which will start shortly in South Africa, but it seems that Nigeria still haven't heard what the situation is with Newcastle striker Shola Ameobi. Shola Ameobi after scoring brilliant winner against QPR But Sky Sports are reporting [.
Shola Ameobi came on in the second half against QPR at home, in what was a vital match for Newcastle to win, and with one piece of superb skill, he scored Newcastle's winner after 81 minutes. Shola Ameobi scoring winning goal against QPR But after that game Alan Pardew said he would not be [...]
Teams: Arsenal: tba Newcastle (4-2-3-1): Tim Krul; Danny Simpson, James Perch, Fabricio Coloccini (c), Davide Santon; Gael Bigirimana, Cheick Tiote; Papiss Cisse, Sylvain Marveaux, Gabriel Obertan; Demba Ba Substitutes: Steve Harper, James Tavernier, Shane Ferguson, Remie Streete, Mehdi Abeid, Sammy Ameobi, Shola Ameobi
Alan Pardew was asked what the current situation is with Shola Ameobi and the Nigerian Football Federation, and Alan was unwilling to talk too much about it other than to say it should be cleared up in the next few days. Shola Ameobi - tussle between Nigeria and Newcastle for his services It seems [.
As we expected, things are heating up over Shola Ameobi's availability for the African Cup of Nations next month afterAlanPardew said he would not begoingto SouthAfricafor the tournament. Shola Ameobi - battle going over this player The latest news is that the Nigerian coach Stephen Keshi spoke to the player last night, and apparently [.
Some Newcastle fans think that if Demba Ba does move on next month he should do just that - if that's the kind of loyalty he has towards Newcastle, and they also think that it will be good for Papiss Cisse, who will get to play in the middle again and could start to put [...]
It seems that Alan Pardew is trying to stop Shola Ameobi from going to the African Cup of Nations next month, and the Newcastle manager issued a statement on Monday to thateffectto BBC Sports, but Alan said he would like to keep the reasons to himself. Shola Ameobi after scoring great goal last Saturday [.
We had reported yesterday that Alan Pardew had said that Shola Ameobi would not be going to the African Cup of Nations (AFCON), and that he had made the Nigeria manager aware of the reasons, but that was met with a response from the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) that they know nothing at all about [.
The BBC is reporting today that Newcastle's hero on Saturday, Shola Ameobi, will not be going to the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) next month inNigeria'ssquad, and that's according to his manager Alan Pardew. Ameobi scored a fantastic winner against QPR Shola was named in the provisional Nigerian squad only last week by manager Stephen [.
The 31 year-old Anzhi Makhachkala captain Samuel Eto began his career at Real Madrid, but he only played for them six times before joining Mallorca in 2000, but then he joined Barcelona in 2004, and over the next five seasons he scored 129 goals in 201 appearances to stake his claim as one of the [..
In what was undeniably a terrific team performance from Newcastle tonight, we won 1-0 with a penalty goal from localladShola Ameobi, and got through to the round of the last 16 of the Europa league, where we now play FC Anji who finished 5th in the Russian Premier League last season the same [...
Newcastle big weakness of late is our ability to put the ball into the back of the net and you just have to look at the stats to see it's a big problem for us. Shola Ameobi could this man be the hero? Including our defeats at Manchester City and Wigan, we have [...]