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Daily Mail - Fri Dec 29 10:31 PM
Rafa Benitez says it is too easy for former players to criticise managers and insists he would adopt the same game-plan against Manchester City despite the furore his negative tactics has caused.
Mirror - Fri Dec 29 8:56 PM
EXCLUSIVE: Moyes believes Shelvey's passing and aggression could be crucial in the second half of the season
Daily Express - Fri Dec 29 8:32 PM
ROB ELLIOT is one of four Newcastle players ruled out of their Premier League clash with Brighton at St James' Park tomorrow .
Soccernet - Fri Dec 29 6:21 PM
Pep Guardiola breaks down his side's narrow victory over Newcastle, the latest team to defend extremely deep against Man City. Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez praises his side for the chances they created in the second half against Manchester City. Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez has brushed off cri...
Daily Express - Fri Dec 29 4:44 PM
BENFICA starlet Chris Willock is attracting plenty of interest from Premier League and Championship clubs.
Sky Sports - Fri Dec 29 4:30 PM
Rafa Benitez is set to make changes as his Newcastle side prepare to swap their stifling approach for a more attacking one against Brighton on Saturday.
Independent - Fri Dec 29 4:29 PM
Former Newcastle manager recalls his time in charge at St James' Park that, to this day, he still doesn't know why it ended, and returns with the Magpies in a familiar position
Sky Sports - Fri Dec 29 4:19 PM
Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez has brushed off criticism of his recent defensive tactics as he plots victory over Brighton this weekend.
Irish Independent - Fri Dec 29 4:07 PM
Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez has brushed off criticism of his defensive tactics against Premier League pacesetters Manchester City as he plots victory over Brighton.
Daily Mail - Fri Dec 29 4:03 PM
Benitez says he heard no complaints from within his dressing-room after his tactics very nearly earned a point against City - and he believes it is too easy for former players to pass judgement.
Soccernet - Fri Dec 29 3:57 PM
English Premier League: Nicolas Otamendi (34') Newcastle 0-1 Manchester City Pep Guardiola breaks down his side's narrow victory over Newcastle, the latest team to defend extremely deep against Man City. MANCHESTER -- Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has hailed Nicolas Otamendi as "a superman,...
Goal.com - Fri Dec 29 3:35 PM
According to his manager, the defender has responded well after being forced off early in Manchester City's win over Newcastle United
Daily Mail - Fri Dec 29 3:20 PM
Get the latest team news, betting odds, provisional squads and the stats ahead of the Premier League clash between Newcastle and Brighton at St James' Park on Saturday.
Irish Independent - Fri Dec 29 3:00 PM
Jose Mourinho and Rafa Benitez have won seven European trophies and 10 domestic league titles between them.
Guardian - Fri Dec 29 2:26 PM
Last season’s Championship top two have enjoyed similar fortunes in the Premier League thus far, with both starting well before fading and then steadying themselves with a victory just before Christmas. Newcastle, only one point above the bottom three at the start of the weekend, will climb above...
Soccernet - Fri Dec 29 12:48 PM
Melbourne Victory finally took all three points from a home game as they narrowly beat the Newcastle Jets.
Daily Mail - Fri Dec 29 11:57 AM
Ahead of the Premier League matchday 21 fixtures, Sportsmail brings you the latest squad news, odds and stats on every top flight fixture as it breaks.
Daily Mail - Fri Dec 29 10:17 AM
Hughes is ready to rival West Bromwich Albion, Newcastle and West Ham in pursuit of the Liverpool striker. Ings may be made available by Liverpool as Jurgen Klopp looks to streamline his squad.
Guardian - Fri Dec 29 7:53 AM
Carvalhal needs immediate impact at Swansea, Schmeichel seeks redemption and Chelsea’s Azpilicueta-Morata combination threatens Stoke The wisdom of appointing Carlos Carvalhal as Swansea’s new manager is, to say the least, questionable: a man who was dismissed on Christmas Eve for underachieving...
Sky Sports - Fri Dec 29 6:00 AM
Take a look at the best goals from the latest round of Premier League games and vote for your favourite.
Sky Sports - Fri Dec 29 6:00 AM
Nick Pope, Hugo Lloris and Heurelho Gomes all feature in our pick of the saves from the latest round of Premier League games.
Caught Offside - Fri Dec 29 6:00 AM
Player went off injured early in win over Magpies Star has sat most of this season out due to multiple injury problems Boss Pep Guardiola is set to be running out of patience with the player SEE MORE: Man City dealt blow in pursuit of Bayern Munich star, player close to agreeing new deal with Ger...
Mirror - Fri Dec 29 5:12 AM
The former Burnley star is in desperate need of games to regain match sharpness after a long period out through injury
Mirror - Fri Dec 29 5:00 AM
Newcastle sat deep and conceded 80 percent of possession to Manchester City, as they lost 1-0 on Wednesday
Daily Mail - Fri Dec 29 12:55 AM
Given the manner in which the game finished, with their side pressing for a point as they trailed 1-0, the majority agree that manager Rafa Benitez’s defensive game-plan was justified.
Daily Mail - Fri Dec 29 12:34 AM
After beating Newcastle on the road on Wednesday night, City have four days to recover before a trip to south London to take on Crystal Palace followed by a home clash with Watford.
Daily Mail - Thu Dec 28 11:42 PM
JEFF POWELL: Rafa Benitez is bleating about the reluctance to hand him the fortunes he apparently deems more imperative than his powers of motivation if they are to avoid the drop.
Daily Star - Thu Dec 28 11:22 PM
ROB ELLIOT says Newcastle will leave the bus outside St James’ Park for tomorrow’s game against Brighton.
Daily Mail - Thu Dec 28 10:30 PM
IAN LADYMAN: The way Newcastle United played against Manchester City is not typical of what we see in the Premier League. If it was, it would not have provoked such debate and comment.
Mirror - Thu Dec 28 8:07 PM
City now lead their rivals by 15 points at the top of the Premier League, following United's 2-2 draw with Burnley
Sky Sports - Thu Dec 28 7:19 PM
SkySports Stoke are interested in taking Liverpool striker Danny Ings on loan but are likely to face competition from Newcastle, West Ham and West Brom, Sky Sports News has been told. More follows Super 6 £1m jackpot. Simply predict six correct scores to win and more »
Soccernet - Thu Dec 28 7:08 PM
It's somewhat unusual to witness a Premier League footballer shooting direct from kickoff, but that's precisely what Newcastle's Jonjo Shelvey did at the start of Newcastle United's 1-0 defeat to Manchester City on Wednesday. Shelvey is an amusingly wayward and unpredictable footballer at the bes...
Independent - Thu Dec 28 6:24 PM
In the space of four days, both hugely decorated managers in the modern game have been assumed to have waved the footballing white flag at Manchester City
Mirror - Thu Dec 28 6:18 PM
The England winger has grabbed 17 goals this season, including the winner at Newcastle on Wednesday
Sky Sports - Thu Dec 28 6:10 PM
Stoke are interested in taking Liverpool striker Danny Ings on loan but are likely to face competition from Newcastle, West Ham and West Brom, Sky Sports News has been told.
Daily Telegraph - Thu Dec 28 5:29 PM
Telegraph.co.uk Before winter is out we will be calculating how many points City need to be mathematically certain of claiming the title. But save the sums, it is theirs. They have walked the Premier League before the year is out which is a huge compliment to their and more »
Daily Express - Thu Dec 28 5:17 PM
LIVERPOOL striker Daniel Sturridge IS a realistic target for Newcastle United boss Rafa Benitez in the January transfer window.
Daily Mail - Thu Dec 28 4:58 PM
Chris Hughton has defended the right of the so-called smaller clubs to set up negatively against the likes of Manchester City after Newcastle drew criticism from some quarters on Monday night.
Sky Sports - Thu Dec 28 3:42 PM
SkySports Manchester City moved 15 points clear at the top of the Premier League after a dominant 1-0 win over Newcastle on Wednesday. City were in complete control throughout at St James' Park and should have secured their 18th straight league win by a more and more »
Irish Independent - Thu Dec 28 2:36 PM
Mohamed Diame has defended Newcastle's game plan against Manchester City and insisted it nearly paid off.
Daily Express - Thu Dec 28 2:22 PM
ROBBIE FOWLER has reminded Gary Neville of Manchester United's recent performances in the wake of his scathing remarks about Newcastle's tactics against Manchester City last night.
Daily Mail - Thu Dec 28 1:59 PM
Jamie Carragher said the Premier League has become 'a joke' for the defensive way sides set up against the top six teams. But is Carragher right? Sportsmail's team of reporters have their say.
Daily Mail - Thu Dec 28 1:55 PM
SIMON JONES - THE TRANSFER COLUMN: Sam Allardyce and Steve Walsh are pushing to get business done early in January with Everton's squad stretched with injury and illness.
Daily Mail - Thu Dec 28 12:41 PM
The former England manager joined the Israeli outfit as a coaching consultant to manager Jordi Cruyff in August, but on Thursday, McClaren revealed that he will return home.
Mirror - Thu Dec 28 12:25 PM
The former Liverpool defender was working as a pundit on Sky's coverage of Newcastle's game against Manchester City on Wednesday night, and didn't like what he saw
Soccernet - Thu Dec 28 11:45 AM
Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez praises his side for the chances they created in the second half against Manchester City. Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez is confident his side can stay in the Premier League as he aims to strengthen the squad in the January transfer window. Newcastle manager Rafa Be...
Daily Telegraph - Thu Dec 28 11:12 AM
Telegraph.co.uk City are such a special team, a group of record breakers who are so far ahead of their rivals, the title race should be over by the start of the spring. But they are maybe just too good, too strong, too formidable. They have turned the mighty into the and more »
Goal.com - Thu Dec 28 10:42 AM
The England international scored the decisive goal in Wednesday's victory over Newcastle United and hopes he can maintain his efficiency
Independent - Thu Dec 28 10:08 AM
City beat Newcastle on Wednesday night to extend their Premier League lead to 15 points, but face FA and EFL Cup games in January and the return of the Champions League in February
Daily Star - Thu Dec 28 9:44 AM
NEWCASTLE legend Alan Shearer fears his former club are destined for relegation if they carry on their disastrous form.
Caught Offside - Thu Dec 28 9:34 AM
Manchester City achieved another superb record with victory at Newcastle Pep Guardiola’s side have now won 11 away league matches in a row Chelsea last managed this feat back in the 2008/09 season READ MORE: Incredible Raheem Sterling stat will infuriate Man Utd fans after he hits winner vs Newca...
Sky Sports - Thu Dec 28 9:28 AM
Paul Merson gives his predictions for the Premier League matches, live on Sky Sports, on Wednesday and Thursday.
Sky Sports - Thu Dec 28 8:57 AM
SkySports Newcastle were punished for a slow start to the game when Raheem Sterling poked home from Kevin De Bruyne's looped bass over the defence. City continued to dominate, but Pep Guardiola's side could not pull further ahead, with Newcastle going close late and more »
Sky Sports - Thu Dec 28 8:57 AM
SkySports Pep Guardiola admits he prefers opponents "to play" after Manchester City secured a 1-0 win at Newcastle on Wednesday. Raheem Sterling's first-half strike was enough to hand City their 18th straight win in the Premier League, extending their lead at and more »
Irish Independent - Thu Dec 28 8:57 AM
Pep Guardiola has told Manchester City to forget about the table ahead of Wednesday's trip to Newcastle.
Irish Independent - Thu Dec 28 8:57 AM
Newcastle defender Ciaran Clark has his sights set on stopping Manchester City's record-breaking run in the Premier League.
Irish Independent - Thu Dec 28 8:57 AM
Aleksandar Mitrovic has signalled his intention to leave Newcastle in January after failing to force his way into Rafael Benitez's plans.
Irish Independent - Thu Dec 28 8:57 AM
Raheem Sterling fired Manchester City 15 points clear at the top of the Premier League table as they extended their winning run to 18 games at Newcastle.
Irish Independent - Thu Dec 28 8:57 AM
Pep Guardiola has warned the rest of the Premier League that Manchester City will find a way to beat them whatever they do.
Independent - Thu Dec 28 8:57 AM
The 23-year-old scored his 13th league goal to help City record a 1-0 win at Newcastle on Wednesday
Caught Offside - Thu Dec 28 7:31 AM
Raheem Sterling was at it again with a crucial winner for Manchester City The England international’s first-half strike delivered the three points vs Newcastle It was Sterling’s fifth winning goal for City in the league this season READ MORE: Man City 1-0 Newcastle player ratings, stats and react...
Soccernet - Thu Dec 28 6:49 AM
Newcastle Jets cruised to a comfortable 4-0 win over Western Sydney to remain in touching distance of leaders Sydney FC. Mark Milligan scored a last minute penalty in the sixth minute of injury time as Victory overcame City in the Melbourne derby. Mark Milligan scored a last minute penalty in the...
Soccernet - Thu Dec 28 6:25 AM
Newcastle Jets cruised to a comfortable 4-0 win over Western Sydney to remain in touching distance of leaders Sydney FC. Mark Milligan scored a last minute penalty in the sixth minute of injury time as Victory overcame City in the Melbourne derby. Mark Milligan scored a last minute penalty in the...
Sky Sports - Thu Dec 28 12:20 AM
Pep Guardiola admits he prefers opponents "to play" after Manchester City secured a 1-0 win at Newcastle on Wednesday.
Goal.com - Thu Dec 28 12:20 AM
The manager was pleased with Manchester City's victory on Wednesday, given the defensive approach adopted by their opponents
Sky Sports - Thu Dec 28 12:08 AM
Watch highlights as Raheem Sterling's goal secured Manchester City a dominant 1-0 victory over Newcastle at St James' Park.
Goal.com - Wed Dec 27 11:52 PM
The manager was pleased with Manchester City's victory on Wednesday, given the defensive approach adopted by their opponents
Soccernet - Wed Dec 27 11:41 PM
Raheem Sterling's lone goal of the match was enough for Man City to down Newcastle and pick up an 18th straight Premier League win. Following a series of dangerous tackles on Man City players, the FC panel discuss the possibility that they're being targeted by the opposition. Arsenal and Liverpoo...
Sky Sports - Wed Dec 27 11:34 PM
Listen to the Premier League Live podcast as Jamie Carragher and Shay Given joined Kelly Cates to analyse Manchester City's win at Newcastle.
Sky Sports - Wed Dec 27 11:34 PM
Manchester City’s 1-0 win over Newcastle at St James’ Park extended their run of consecutive Premier League victories to 18 games. Pep Guardiola’s team are now 15 points clear at the top of the table so the title appears to be an inevitability. But can anyone even take a point off City? What reco...
Daily Mail - Wed Dec 27 11:30 PM
Manchester City extended their winning run to 18 games and moved 15 points clear at the top of the Premier League, courtesy of a first-half strike from Raheem Sterling.
Daily Mail - Wed Dec 27 11:23 PM
Victory at Newcastle took their winning run to 18 Premier League matches and opened up a 15-point gap over second-placed Man United. Newcastle put 11 men behind the ball in the first half.
Soccernet - Wed Dec 27 11:16 PM
Raheem Sterling's lone goal of the match was enough for Man City to down Newcastle and pick up an 18th straight Premier League win. Raheem Sterling's lone goal of the match was enough for Man City to down Newcastle and pick up an eighteenth straight Premier League win. Following a series of dange...
Soccernet - Wed Dec 27 10:51 PM
Pep Guardiola breaks down his side's narrow victory over Newcastle, the latest team to defend extremely deep against Man City.
Daily Mail - Wed Dec 27 10:50 PM
Manchester City eased to an 18th consecutive victory against Newcastle to extend their lead at the top of the Premier League to 15 points. Sportsmail rounds-up all the things you may have missed.
BBC - Wed Dec 27 10:42 PM
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says it is difficult to win by more than one goal if "the other team doesn't want to play", after beating Newcastle 1-0 at St James' Park.
BBC - Wed Dec 27 10:42 PM
Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez says his team "stayed in the game until the end", after losing 1-0 at home to Premier League leaders Manchester City.
Sky Sports - Wed Dec 27 10:40 PM
Rafael Benitez says Newcastle were determined to remain competitive "until the end" in the 1-0 defeat at home to Manchester City .
BBC - Wed Dec 27 10:40 PM
Manchester City wait to discover the extent of the latest injury to Vincent Kompany after he limps off against Newcastle.
Soccernet - Wed Dec 27 10:33 PM
Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez praises his side for the chances they created in the second half against Manchester City.
Soccernet - Wed Dec 27 10:11 PM
Raheem Sterling's lone goal of the match was enough for Man City to down Newcastle and pick up an eighteenth straight Premier League win.
Soccernet - Wed Dec 27 10:11 PM
Raheem Sterling's goal was enough as Man City beat Newcastle 1-0. The victory, their 18th straight, extended their league lead though the injury to Vincent Kompany will be a headache for Pep Guardiola. Mark Ogden »
Guardian - Wed Dec 27 10:05 PM
Pep Guardiola’s team may have claimed victory by just one goal but the gulf in class between the two sides at St James’s Park was still palpably huge After five seconds, Jonjo Shelvey tried to score from near the halfway line. Ederson saved the Newcastle United midfielder’s ambitious effort with...
Independent - Wed Dec 27 10:02 PM
Newcastle United 0 Manchester City 1: Sterling scored the only goal as City missed a hatful of chances
Mirror - Wed Dec 27 10:02 PM
The Belgium provided another sublime assist for the winner as City extended their lead to 15 points
Caught Offside - Wed Dec 27 9:56 PM
Manchester City have extended their Premier League lead over Manchester United to 15 points. Raheem Sterling gave Manchester City the lead on the 31st minute with his 17th goal of the season in all competitions. Vincent Kompany’s injury woes continue with the City skipper limping off after just e...
Guardian - Wed Dec 27 9:53 PM
Raheem Sterling’s first-half goal stretched both Manchester City’s winning run and their lead at the top of the Premier League but much as Newcastle United were frequently bewildered by Pep Guardiola’s players, they refused to bow to their bewitching beauty. On an Arctic night, Rafael Benítez ini...
Goal.com - Wed Dec 27 9:53 PM
Manchester City climb 15 points clear of closest challengers Manchester United following a 1-0 victory over Newcastle
Mirror - Wed Dec 27 9:52 PM
The Serbian has fallen behind Joselu and Dwight Gayle in the striker pecking order at Toon
Goal.com - Wed Dec 27 9:38 PM
Manchester City moved 15 points clear at the top of the Premier League with a win over Newcastle United in which they barely broke sweat.
London Evening Standard - Wed Dec 27 9:35 PM
Manchester City claimed their 18th successive Premier League win as Raheem Sterling struck to secure a 1-0 win over Newcastle at St James' Park.
Mirror - Wed Dec 27 9:35 PM
The England man's first half strike was the difference as City eased to another win - moving 15 points clear at the top of the table as they did so
Daily Mail - Wed Dec 27 9:35 PM
IAN LADYMAN AT ST JAMES' PARK: Manchester City made it 18 straight Premier League wins with a 1-0 victory at St James' Park on Wednesday night.
Daily Mail - Wed Dec 27 9:11 PM
Newcastle were trailing 1-0 having had only two touches in the opposition box at home against City - who had 15 shots in the first 45 minutes - leading Carragher to blast the negative tactics.
Goal.com - Wed Dec 27 8:39 PM
The Belgian defender tried to play through an injury sustained in the first few minutes, but was replaced early in the contest
Sky Sports - Wed Dec 27 8:36 PM
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany was forced off injured after just 11 minutes against Newcastle on Wednesday.
Soccernet - Wed Dec 27 8:23 PM
English Premier League: Nicolas Otamendi (34') Newcastle 0-1 Manchester City
Soccernet - Wed Dec 27 8:17 PM
English Premier League: Raheem Sterling (31') Newcastle 0-1 Manchester City
Daily Mail - Wed Dec 27 8:07 PM
Kompany limped off less than 10 minutes into City's Premier League clash with Newcastle United on Wednesday night. The Belgian looked pained, both through the knock and in frustration.
Soccernet - Wed Dec 27 8:03 PM
English Premier League: Robert Elliot (17') Newcastle 0-0 Manchester City
Mirror - Wed Dec 27 8:01 PM
The latest injury for the Belgian came minutes after Liverpool confirmed they had signed Blues target Virgil van Dijk
Goal.com - Wed Dec 27 7:15 PM
Follow all the action from the festive Premier League fixture LIVE with Goal!
Metro - Wed Dec 27 7:05 PM
He isn't in the squad against Newcastle.
Sky Sports - Wed Dec 27 6:47 PM
Guardian - Wed Dec 27 6:45 PM
All the latest from the 7.45pm GMT kick-off at St. James’ Park Email Simon or Tweet: @Simon_Burnton Kompany keen to extend ‘special feeling’ of winning run 100 best footballers in the world: the full list 10.58pm GMT Hello world! Manchester United have tried. Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham have...
Goal.com - Wed Dec 27 6:22 PM
The attacker previews their midweek fixture with the table toppers
Daily Mail - Wed Dec 27 5:46 PM
Manchester City will aim to keep up their extraordinary winning streak as they target an 18th consecutive Premier League victory when they visit Newcastle United. Follow all the action as it happens.
Sky Sports - Wed Dec 27 5:20 PM
Aleksandar Mitrovic says he is seeking a move away from Newcastle due to his lack of game time at St James' Park this season.
Independent - Wed Dec 27 4:44 PM
A look ahead to the Premier League game at St James' Park
Daily Mail - Wed Dec 27 4:21 PM
Aleksandar Mitrovic has confirmed his desire to leave Newcastle after growing frustrated over his lack of playing time this season. Mitrovic has struggled to break into Newcastle's team.
Mirror - Wed Dec 27 3:56 PM
Pep Guardiola's rampant Citizens will take on Rafael Benitez's Magpies at St James' Park on Wednesday evening
Mirror - Wed Dec 27 3:46 PM
Keep track of the latest updates and goal alerts as Pep Guardiola's runaway leaders take on Rafa Benitez's men
Daily Mail - Wed Dec 27 1:41 PM
It was asked of Benitez earlier this month if he was 'bulletproof', the suggestion being that, regardless of results, he would not be sacked. The Spaniard did not really answer, he did not have to.
Goal.com - Wed Dec 27 12:35 PM
Anyone yet to open an account with the online firm will be able to take a huge enhanced price on Wednesday's Premier League clash at St James' Park
Daily Mail - Wed Dec 27 12:31 PM
Despite wintry weather conditions wreaking havoc with travel plans across the United Kingdom, Manchester City's players left it late to head north to Newcastle on Wednesday afternoon.
Metro - Wed Dec 27 12:28 PM
Can Man City continue their incredible run?
Goal.com - Wed Dec 27 10:59 AM
With Pep Guardiola's men back in rampant form, Al Hain-Cole expects them to rack up another big victory against the Magpies at St James' Park
BBC - Wed Dec 27 10:03 AM
Preview followed by live coverage of Wednesday's Premier League game between Newcastle United and Manchester City.
Goal.com - Wed Dec 27 8:41 AM
The Spaniard insists the Magpies have the quality to climb the table, provided he is backed in the transfer window
Soccernet - Wed Dec 27 7:30 AM
Newcastle Jets cruised to a comfortable 4-0 win over Western Sydney to remain in touching distance of leaders Sydney FC. Newcastle Jets have laid the perfect platform to further showcase their A-League title credentials against Melbourne Victory and Sydney FC, coach Ernie Merrick says. But he exp...
Mirror - Wed Dec 27 7:09 AM
The Toon Army ended a dismal run with a 3-2 win over West Ham at the weekend
Goal.com - Wed Dec 27 12:54 AM
Pep Guardiola's side can move 15 points clear on Wednesday but the defender said his team-mates cannot afford to relax
Daily Mail - Tue Dec 26 11:48 PM
Crystal Palace and Newcastle United have also watched Hendry who had a brief spell with Wigan Athletic prior to returning to Scotland, having started out at Partick.
Daily Mail - Tue Dec 26 10:47 PM
Everton have posted an interest in Besiktas striker Tosun. The Turkey international has been a target for Crystal Palace and Newcastle since last season and has scored 12 goals this term.
Daily Mail - Tue Dec 26 10:38 PM
Staveley and PCP Capital Partners continue to negotiate with Ashley over a takeover and Benítez believes that with the correct financial backing, he will turn Newcastle into a major force.
Daily Mail - Tue Dec 26 10:34 PM
EXCLUSIVE BY KIERAN GILL: Newcastle United captain Jamaal Lascelles will expect to be kept busy by Manchester City on Wednesday but it will hand him his chance to impress Gareth Southgate.
Guardian - Tue Dec 26 10:30 PM
• Leaders go to Newcastle looking for 18th straight Premier League win • We have a feeling of duty towards the game at Newcastle, says captain Vincent Kompany believes Manchester City’s desire to retain “that special feeling” derived from a record 17 consecutive Premier League wins will motivate...
Sky Sports - Tue Dec 26 6:20 PM
Paul Merson gives his predictions for the Premier League matches, live on Sky Sports, on Wednesday and Thursday.
Goal.com - Tue Dec 26 3:11 PM
The extra day that Pep Guardiola's side have to recover for their game against Newcastle United will make a big difference, says the Red Devils boss
Mirror - Tue Dec 26 2:44 PM
The Newcastle United legend remains the Premier League's all-time leading marksman
Sky Sports - Tue Dec 26 9:50 AM
Manchester City will be looking to win their 18th Premier League game in a row when they face Newcastle on Wednesday.
Goal.com - Tue Dec 26 8:23 AM
Everything you need to know ahead of the Premier League clash at St James' Park on Wednesday evening
Goal.com - Tue Dec 26 4:21 AM
With his team flying high atop the Premier League, Pep Guardiola said fatigue was unlikely to play a role for Manchester City.
Goal.com - Tue Dec 26 2:56 AM
Winston Reid reckons the outcome of the game would have been "one hundred per cent" different but for the Ghanaian's wasted penalty
Guardian - Mon Dec 25 10:29 PM
• Coach ready to make changes to lineup ahead of trip to Newcastle • ‘We ran a lot last season as well. As a manager I’m good with that’ Pep Guardiola believes the depth of his Manchester City squad will prevent burn-out over the intense festive programme. The 4-0 victory against Bournemouth on S...
Daily Mail - Mon Dec 25 8:32 PM
This time of year is a pinnacle point of the campaign. A few victories can give teams a platform to propel up the table while being on the other end of the result can have just as devastating impact.
Sky Sports - Mon Dec 25 3:30 PM
Newcastle midfielder Mohamed Diame has called on the club to build on their win at West Ham when they face runaway leaders Manchester City.
Daily Mail - Mon Dec 25 11:13 AM
We've reached the halfway point of the Premier League season and the table has begun to take shape with Pep Guardiola's Manchester City looking set to march to the league title.
I think someone like Rafa, it's always important for any team to keep a manager like that, Benitez told BetStars .
Daily Express - 2:17 PM
At the bottom of everything, for us, we appreciate football as life itself, says Benitez. Football is part of our culture, we live as we play. Most of our players come from a poor childhood and football is a way to get social inclusion, to emerge from poverty, to help the family. T...
Sky Sports - 8:06 AM
Ever since he arrived with us on loan he has shown a fantastic attitude and great work ethic, said Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez. This was one of the key positions we needed to strengthen.
BBC - 8:11 PM
Benitez told the club's website: We're delighted to finalise the permanent signing of Martin to Newcastle United today.
Sky Sports - 7:20 PM