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Kasper Schmeichel’s penalty saves give Leicester win at Newcastle

Newcastle United may have been under strength but this was anything but a low-wattage performance from Steve Bruce’s second stringers. Quite apart from helping pacify Leicester’s high-powered attacking armoury along the road to penalties, Yoshinori Mut…

Steve Bruce hits back after widespread criticism of Newcastle tactics

By | 23rd August 2019

• Bruce ‘insulted’ after negative analysis of warm-up at Norwich• ‘We have to be better at Spurs – and we will be,’ manager saysSteve Bruce feels “insulted” by a seemingly widespread perception that he lacks tactical intelligence and he suspects “no on…

Whether anti-Ashley sentiment grows depends on Newcastle’s early results | Louise Taylor

By | 12th August 2019

If success on the pitch should halt the protest movement in its tracks a couple more disjointed defeats under Steve Bruce may see it gain considerable tractionSunderland supporters used to joke that their closest rivals harboured such blind loyalty to …

Steve Bruce: ‘The big disappointment is to lose in the way we did‘

• Mistake leads to defeat in first game as Newcastle manager• ‘We’ve left ourselves open and got punished’It was a day Steve Bruce had dreamt about for decades but his first Premier League game in charge of Newcastle United ended in bitter disappointme…

Nicolas Pépé cameo gives Arsenal cause for optimism in workaday win| Jonathan Wilson

The £72m record signing’s arrival off the bench was of potentially far greater significance for the Gunners than the 1-0 victory over Newcastle UnitedA substitute appearance lasting 20 minutes plus injury time and 10 largely unremarkable touches may no…