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View: Newcastle future could be bleak for £40k-a-wk player reportedly in Steve Bruce bad books

By | 15th October 2019

OPINION Steve Bruce was “extremely disappointed” by Ki Sung-yueng’s display against Leicester last month and that might not bode well for the midfielder’s future as a Newcastle United player. Ki, 30, has started only one match for the Magpies this season when he played 74 minutes of the 3-1 defeat to Norwich in August. The […]

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View: Bruce must have Newcastle firing v Chelsea as BBC pundit reveals Lampard’s ‘secret weapon’

By | 15th October 2019

OPINION There’s no doubt that Newcastle United’s trip to Stamford Bridge to take on Chelsea on Saturday represents a very tricky one for the Magpies. Steve Bruce’s side will be going up against a Blues team which is revitalised under club legend Frank Lampard, but victory over Manchester United last time out will have the […]

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John Gibson reveals what Sir John Hall told him about Mike Ashley after selling Newcastle to him

By | 15th October 2019

Journalist John Gibson has revealed what former Newcastle United owner Sir John Hall told him about current Magpies chief Mike Ashley. Hall was in charge of the north east giants prior to the Sports Direct tycoon’s ownership, and Gibson has revealed that Hall thought Ashley would be a good thing for the club. “Sir John Hall ought […]

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Alan Shearer takes aim at ‘terrible’ Newcastle performances, delivers verdict on Steve Bruce

By | 15th October 2019

Newcastle United legend Alan Shearer has delivered his verdict on the job that Magpies head coach Steve Bruce is doing this season. After eight games the Toon sit 16th in the Premier League table, and while Shearer slams some ‘terrible’ performances, he believes Bruce’s tenure has largely been positive thus far. “They’ve had a hammering, and […]

Newcastle force 22-year-old to do one-on-one fitness sessions despite being fully fit – Report

By | 15th October 2019

Newcastle United winger Allan Saint-Maximin has been forced to do one-on-one fitness sessions with fitness coach Cristian Fernandez, according to The Chronicle. The newspaper claims that despite the Frenchman now being back to full fitness and training with his teammates, the club are still making him follow a tailored programme. The 22-year-old carried some injury […]

View: Newcastle ace who was an 18/19 star surely baffled as report reveals ruthless Bruce stance

By | 15th October 2019

OPINION Newcastle United midfielder Isaac Hayden was one of the stars of the 2018/19 season under former boss Rafael Benitez. The Englishman was a key reason for the Magpies upswing in form mid-way through the campaign, as he came in alongside Sean Longstaff in central midfield and immediately improved a woeful team. He’s started the […]

Report reveals if Matty Longstaff will start v Chelsea, Bruce fires warning to Newcastle duo

By | 15th October 2019

Newcastle United head coach Steve Bruce is expected to continue with teenager Matty Longstaff in central midfield against Chelsea on Saturday, according to the Northern Echo. The newspaper claims that the Magpies boss will stick with the same Longstaff and Longstaff combination that proved so successful against Manchester United last time out. Meanwhile, Bruce will use […]

View: Newcastle summer signing should be forced to watch on from bench v Chelsea

By | 14th October 2019

OPINION DeAndre Yedlin started his first match of the season before the international break when the right-back played all 90 minutes of Newcastle United’s 1-0 win against Manchester United at St James’ Park. Yedlin, 26, returned to the starting line-up to replace summer signing Emil Krafth, who had been Steve Bruce’s first-pick at right-back until […]

Company registered in Cayman Islands as potential £300m Newcastle takeover progresses – report

By | 14th October 2019

Joseph DaGrosa’s US investment firm GACP Sports have made progress in their potential bid to buy Newcastle United from Mike Ashley, according to the Shields Gazette. The newspaper claims that three new companies have been set up across the globe – in the USA, Cayman Islands and Jersey – with the view to a possible […]

‘100%’, ‘No brainer’, ‘In a heartbeat’ – Many West Brom fans urge club to sign Newcastle player

By | 14th October 2019

OPINION Dwight Gayle was named in one of Steve Bruce’s matchday squads for the first time this season when he was an unused substitute in Newcastle United’s win against Manchester United before the international break. The 28-year-old’s recovery has now led to a section of West Brom fans piping up on Twitter to urge their […]