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Guardian - Mon Nov 12 8:13 AM
Hugo Lloris ends his madcap day on a high, Everton work out how to stop Chelsea and Salomón Rondón proves his worth Unai Emery delivered an overdue update on Danny Welbeck, the Arsenal striker who was stricken against Sporting in the Europa League last Thursday. Welbeck, the manager reported, und...
Guardian - Sun Nov 11 9:56 PM
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Guardian - Sat Nov 10 5:31 PM
If Salomón Rondón can stay fit Newcastle United will surely stay up. Given the No 9’s chequered medical history that admittedly remains quite a big if, but on this compellingly persuasive evidence, Rondón’s highly disruptive penalty-area presence is capable of camouflaging all manner of deficienc...
Guardian - Fri Nov 9 3:55 PM
Considering that Rafael Benítez is not the first Newcastle United manager to have tried, and failed, to recruit Callum Wilson all eyes are likely to be on the Bournemouth striker newly summoned to Gareth Southgate’s England squad. Benítez did, at least, succeed in capturing Matt Ritchie from Eddi...
Guardian - Fri Nov 9 10:00 AM
The top five clubs have played the bottom five 19 times this season and won every one. There is nothing to celebrate in the top flight’s great divide Amid all the gloom enveloping those at the wrong end of the Premier League table, where Fulham, Cardiff, Huddersfield, Newcastle and Southampton ha...
Guardian - Fri Nov 9 12:06 AM
José Mourinho to antagonise Manchester City, Mark Hughes on the brink and an Everton reunion for Ross Barkley The moments Jose Mourinho has cherished most in his career are those when he could thumb his nose at expectation and the established order. Wednesday night’s post-match gurning and chuckl...
Guardian - Sat Nov 3 5:12 PM
Half-time substitute Ayoze Pérez’s header at St James’ Park took Newcastle to their first win of the season against Watford. The result lifts Rafael Benítez’s side out of the Premier League’s bottom three. Louise Taylor’s match report to follow Continue reading
Guardian - Fri Nov 2 5:30 PM
• Lascelles had called owner Mike Ashley ‘a nice guy’ • ‘He was trying to send the right message, ’ says Benítez Rafael Benítez has revealed that Jamaal Lascelles was surprised by the vitriol he attracted on social media after Newcastle United’s captain described the club’s owner, Mike Ashley as...
Guardian - Fri Nov 2 4:02 PM
Might Newcastle win for the first time this season? Will there be protests about Mike Ashley’s stewardship of the club? Does Jamaal Lascelles face barracking from home fans after Rafael Benítez’s captain said that Ashley was a “nice guy” and he liked him? Will Ashley be at St James’ Park? Can Wat...
Guardian - Fri Nov 2 12:01 AM
Liverpool to reveal how good Arsenal really are, Lukaku to be on the bench again and Hart has a point to prove at West Ham After the Unai Emery era opened with defeats by Manchester City and Chelsea, it was hard not to wonder if Arsenal were going to endure another uncertain season. Yet a kind ru...
Guardian - Thu Nov 1 10:30 PM
• ‘52, 000 Geordies behind us gives such an uplift’ • Rafael Benítez’s side are winless and host Watford next Jamaal Lascelles has advised Newcastle United fans to abandon plans to boycott matches in protest at Mike Ashley’s stewardship of the club. Rafael Benítez’s captain believes that a restor...
Guardian - Mon Oct 29 8:59 AM
Klopp, Coleman and people of Liverpool dig deep for Sean Cox, Walcott needs to grow up and Watford enjoy belated Success This is not about the game but something more important and giving credit where it is due. At Anfield on Saturday volunteers from Liverpool FC and Spirit of Shankly supporters’...
Guardian - Mon Oct 29 12:09 AM
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Guardian - Sat Oct 27 5:22 PM
In a match of precious few opportunities, and just as little good football, Shane Long missed the chance to give Southampton all three points against Newcastle in the final minute, sidefooting wide from 10 yards out with the goal gaping. That was the standout moment of an attritional match in whi...
Guardian - Fri Oct 26 11:59 PM
The former Manchester United and Newcastle striker on the ‘torture’ that followed his lifesaving kidney transplant, his feud with Teddy Sheringham and his hopes for the future “I’m not ungrateful because I get to live another day, ” Andy Cole says as he shivers and pulls on his coat. A cold wind...
Guardian - Fri Oct 26 3:14 PM
Optimism may be in short supply on the south coast as Southampton search for a first home win of the season against rock-bottom Newcastle, but both managers are resolutely upbeat. Rafa Benítez is confident his team will climb the table during a forgiving run of games, starting at St Mary’s, and h...
Guardian - Fri Oct 26 12:03 AM
Mesut Özil has earned his stripes, Jürgen Locadia must step up for Brighton and when will José Mourinho give Fred a chance? While José Mourinho continues to make ever-so-subtle digs about the quality of his squad , it is worth remembering that Manchester United have had a £52m midfielder sitting...
Guardian - Mon Oct 22 8:12 AM
Woefully leaky Fulham are on course to concede 100 goals, and is it nearly time for Álvaro Morata and Chelsea to part ways? On the eve of the new season Slavisa Jokanovic said Fulham “don’t have to change much but we need to be intelligent. We need to grow up.” Two months down the line and either...
Guardian - Sun Oct 21 8:08 PM
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Guardian - Sat Oct 20 5:25 PM
Mike Ashley does not really do regrets but, in a rare moment of introspection, Newcastle’s owner did recently offer a public apology to Chris Hughton for sacking him eight years ago. It was a particularly harsh dismissal and only served to deepen the affection of Tynesiders for the popular man th...
Guardian - Fri Oct 19 10:30 PM
Two points from eight games is not what the Spaniard expected but Newcastle have had a tough start and Saturday’s meeting with Brighton is now must-win There will always be a special bond between Chris Hughton and Newcastle supporters but anxious home fans hope to see their former manager defeate...
Guardian - Fri Oct 19 4:28 PM
Chris Hughton remains one of Newcastle’s most popular former managers but Tynesiders will be willing Brighton to suffer on Saturday as Rafa Benítez’s side seek their first win of the season. With only two points collected so far this has been an awful start on Gallowgate and alarm bells will real...
Guardian - Fri Oct 19 9:20 AM
Today’s fluff is sweating in a jumper Once the euphoria subsided, a realisation floored Alexis Sánchez : it was only Newcastle. Related: Should José Mourinho be punished for his foul-mouthed outburst? | Paul MacInnes Related: Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekend Continue reading
Guardian - Fri Oct 19 12:01 AM
José Mourinho will want to make a point at Stamford Bridge while Chris Hughton returns to a chaotic St James’s Park In Manchester United’s last match, against Newcastle , José Mourinho demonstrated some of the audacity with which he made his name. He made a tactical substitution after 19 minutes,...
Guardian - Wed Oct 17 3:59 PM
Huddersfield, Newcastle and Cardiff are all without a victory after their first eight games and appear unlikely to reach anywhere near 40 points There is a certain symmetry about the Premier League table at the moment. Three teams at the top are still unbeaten, and already it is being suggested t...
Guardian - Tue Oct 16 1:42 PM
• Manchester United manager must respond by 6pm on Friday • Mourinho alleged to have sworn to TV camera José Mourinho has been charged with improper conduct following Manchester United’s game against Newcastle United on 6 October, the Football Association has announced. The United manager spoke i...
Guardian - Sun Oct 14 12:30 PM
One shares a flat with his boss, another is known as the manager’s ‘brother’. A run-down of the men who help to shape their clubs’ success Known as Carlos, the 45-year-old Spaniard is building up good relationships with the Arsenal players, even if he is not the type to shy away from confrontatio...
Guardian - Sun Oct 14 10:00 AM
Fans assess the best and worst of the opening stages – top performers, biggest mistakes and the funniest moments • Part one: Arsenal to Huddersfield Best performance? Away at Newcastle. It was like a training session for us. Then again, maybe they just made us look good. Related: Mohamed Salah li...
Guardian - Sat Oct 13 1:49 PM
The victory over Newcastle lifted the spirits at Old Trafford but there are sterner challenges around the corner All that speculation over José Mourinho’s future subsided pretty quickly, did it not? There cannot really have been much of a crisis at Manchester United if a single last-gasp win over...
Guardian - Wed Oct 10 12:01 AM
The Guardian picks the best prospect from each club born between 1 September 2000 and 31 August 2001, an age band known as first-year scholars. Check the progress of our 2017 class | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 Continue reading