Tag Archives: Newcastle

Newcastle player issues cheeky challenge to Van Dijk on Instagram after Saturday clash

By | 17th September 2019

Newcastle United defender Jetro Willems cheekily challenged Liverpool star Virgil Van Dijk to score a goal like the one he did on Saturday against the Reds at Anfield. The 25-year-old Magpies scored a stunning goal to put Steve Bruce’s side ahead within seven minutes against the Reds on Saturday, before Jurgen Klopp’s side turned the […]

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View: Newcastle fans surely shaking their heads as PL side plot reported 2020 raid for Magpie

By | 16th September 2019

OPINION Newcastle United have plenty of concerns in the present, despite their relatively reasonable start to the new Premier League season. New head coach Steve Bruce is still dealing with a fanbase that was ambivalent – at best – to his appointment, and he’s working to try and mould this Magpies squad into his image. If […]

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Dermot Gallagher delivers verdict on Matip-Lascelles penalty incident in Liverpool v Newcastle

By | 16th September 2019

Former Premier League referee Dermot Gallagher has claimed that Liverpool should have been awarded a penalty against Newcastle United on Saturday. There was a key clash between Magpies captain Jamaal Lascelles and Reds centre back Joel Matip in the visitors’ box at Anfield, which waved away by ref Andre Marriner and dismissed by VAR. Now, Gallagher has had his say. […]

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Report: Ashley was ready to send helicopter to get 125-cap int’l to sign for Newcastle in 2011

By | 16th September 2019

Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley was prepared to send a helicopter to playmaker Bryan Ruiz to try and get him to sign for the club in 2011, according to the Shields Gazette. The newspaper claims that the Sports Direct tycoon was so enamoured by the 125-cap international that he was ready to go to desperate […]

View: Newcastle fans surely can’t wait as report reveals return date for much-needed injured ace

By | 16th September 2019

OPINION You don’t want to judge a new player after only five games of the new season, especially when it’s somebody experiencing English football for the first time. However, the early signs from Newcastle United wing back Emil Krafth haven’t exactly been positive. The Sweden international has made a slow start to life in the […]

Garth Crooks reveals what Michael Owen said about Newcastle that Alan Shearer ‘could not let go’

By | 16th September 2019

BBC Sport pundit Garth Crooks has waded in on the recent Michael Owen v Alan Shearer Newcastle United spat. The two former Magpies strikers have become locked in a war of words in recent weeks amid the release of Owen’s new autobiography, and Crooks has revealed what the former said that the latter simply ‘could not let […]

‘Needs to improve’, ‘Shame’, ‘Been poor’ – Many Newcastle fans hammer contract update

By | 16th September 2019

OPINION Newcastle United goalkeeper Martin Dubravka told The Chronicle on Sunday that he is close to signing a new contract with the north east giants. The timing of the news is a bit iffy considering the Slovakian international just made a grave error that cost his team a goal in their 3-1 defeat to Liverpool on Saturday. […]

Report reveals which Newcastle player was given round of applause by Liverpool fans on Saturday

By | 15th September 2019

Newcastle United midfielder Jonjo Shelvey was given a warm round of applause by the home fans at Anfield on Saturday, according to the Liverpool Echo. The newspaper claims that the England international was saluted by his former team’s supporters during the Magpies’ 3-1 defeat to Jurgen Klopp’s side. Shelvey went over to take a corner […]

Report names Newcastle player who has been ‘a revelation’ this season despite sub-par Saturday

By | 15th September 2019

Newcastle United winger Christian Atsu has been a revelation for the Magpies this season, according to the Shields Gazette. The newspaper claims that the Ghana international has produced the finest form of his St James’ Park career since coming into the team earlier this campaign, despite producing a sub-par showing against Liverpool on Saturday. Their report states […]

View: No defending Newcastle ace after lacklustre Sat showing, he could be up for grabs in Jan

By | 15th September 2019

OPINION It’s becoming increasingly clear already this season that there is a glaring problem with this Newcastle United side: a lack of goals. Striker Joelinton was brought in for a colossal club record fee this summer, yet has just one goal in five Premier League games at this stage. The team as a whole only has […]