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Steve Bruce aims to reinforce Newcastle midfield with Granit Xhaka an option

By | 8th November 2019

• Manager will look to ‘add that bit of quality’ in January• Bruce praises Jonjo Shelvey’s response to spell on benchSteve Bruce has identified Newcastle United’s midfield as a department in need of reinforcement in January and would not turn his nose …

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West Ham’s late rally fails to save them from defeat to Newcastle United

Newcastle United earned their second away win of the season in emphatic style, romping to a 3-0 lead and then digging in against a West Ham side who were punished for taking their opponents lightly.A goal each from centre-halves Ciaran Clark and Federi…

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Newcastle 1-1 Wolves: Premier League – as it happened

By | 27th October 2019

Jamaal Lascelles gave Newcastle the lead but Wolves equalised through Jonny Otto before Sean Longstaff saw red for a high tackle 4.17pm GMT So that’s us – enjoy the rest of your weekend. Ta-ra. 4.17pm GMT And here’s Louise Taylor’s match report. Relat…

Steve Bruce reveals he twice came close to taking charge at Wolves

By | 26th October 2019

Newcastle manager talks of what might have been as he looks to Allan Saint-Maximin to destabilise Wolves at St James’ ParkSteve Bruce is talking tracksuits. There was the garish number – “very blingy”, says Newcastle’s manager – emblazoned with a map o…

Marcos Alonso breaks the Newcastle resistance to give Chelsea narrow win

Frank Lampard knows what it is like when teams come to Stamford Bridge with designs on escaping with a goalless draw. Chelsea’s manager faced plenty of them during his playing days, so it was satisfying for him to see his team keep their cool, trust in…

Solskjær apologises as Bruce praises Matty Longstaff after Newcastle beat Manchester United – video

‘I’ve got to say sorry to the fans,’ Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjær said after 1-0 loss to lowly Newcastle United. He said the team didn’t seem to be able to control the ball: ‘It was a hot potato … bouncing off our feet.’  Newcas…