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Guardian - Thu Jul 12 11:08 AM
Ivory Coast midfielder signs four-year contract Kenedy rejoins Newcastle on loan from Chelsea Fulham have beaten off competition from several European clubs to sign the Nice and Ivory Coast midfielder Jean Michaël Seri for a club-record fee in the region of £25m, on an initial four-year contract....
Guardian - Tue Jul 3 12:57 PM
Former coaching assistant at Newcastle United exploited victims’ dreams of becoming professional players The former boys football coach and Newcastle United coaching assistant George Ormond has been found guilty of committing 36 counts of sexual abuse against 18 victims over a 24-year period betw...
Guardian - Fri Jun 15 3:10 PM
• Premier League duo willing to pay £20m for winger • Palace interested in Chelsea’s Tammy Abraham Newcastle United are facing competition from Leicester City in their attempts to re-sign Andros Townsend from Crystal Palace this summer. The former England winger, who enjoyed one of his most produ...
Guardian - Thu Jun 14 9:07 AM
• Champions travel to Emirates for Unai Emery’s Arsenal debut • Manchester United host Leicester; Spurs away at Newcastle Manchester City will start their Premier League title defence at Arsenal. The 2018-19 fixtures, announced on Thursday morning, handed Pep Guardiola’s record-breaking team an E...
Guardian - Fri Jun 1 11:00 AM
José Mourinho leads the tributes in this uncompromising and elegant doc about a man who rose above football’s ruthlessness A slickly produced – but heartfelt and passionate – profile of Bobby Robson, the avuncular football manager who in 1990 came this close to getting England to the World Cup fi...
Guardian - Sat May 19 6:51 PM
Show of skill and desire in a truly dominant display put the Chiefs into Premiership final against Saracens Two potentially gripping semi-finals, two painfully one-sided outcomes. If Saracens were runaway winners in north London, the rumbling Exeter juggernaut proved even harder to stop beside th...
Guardian - Sat May 19 5:40 PM
• Exeter 36-5 Newcastle • Saracens await winners after record-breaking defeat of Wasps Exeter reached the Premiership final for the third consecutive season after wearing down Newcastle at a sell-out Sandy Park. The match lacked the flamboyance and fizz of the first play-off at Allianz Park, one-...
Guardian - Thu May 17 5:09 PM
• West Ham seriously considering paying £6m release clause • Newcastle manager is their first choice to replace David Moyes West Ham United are ready to make a formal approach for Rafael Benítez and are giving serious consideration to triggering the £6m release clause in the Newcastle United mana...
Guardian - Tue May 15 1:33 PM
• Spurs, West Ham and Southampton interested in £20m Mawson • Fabianski on Watford, Newcastle and Crystal Palace radars Swansea City are resigned to losing Alfie Mawson and Lukasz Fabianski and have informed both players, who have expressed a desire to return to the Premier League, they will not...
Guardian - Sun May 13 10:29 PM
Your weekend round-up of the best photography from England’s top flight • Follow Guardian sport on Instagram for more great photography The Dozen archive Continue reading
Guardian - Sun May 13 5:23 PM
Antonio Conte began the afternoon in highly animated form in the technical area and, for a while, became almost hysterical before his mood finally morphed into sulky acceptance. Long before the end, Chelsea’s manager’s had become oddly static as he stood arms folded, expression disconsolate, on t...
Guardian - Sun May 13 2:22 PM
Minute by minute updates on the 3pm BST kick-off at Anfield Newcastle v Chelsea, Southampton v Man City and more – live! Feel free to drop Rob an email 2.22pm BST It’s a strong, attacking Liverpool side , with the Fab Three and Dominic Solanke starting. Sadio Mane looks likely to play in the cent...
Guardian - Sun May 13 2:04 PM
Keep up with all the 3pm BST Premier League kick-offs Follow Liverpool v Brighton – live! Latest in-running Premier League table Feel free to email Simon or tweet: @Simon_Burnton 2.04pm BST Crystal Palace: Hennessey, Wan Bissaka, Tomkins, Sakho, Van Aanholt, McArthur, Cabaye, Milivojevic, Loftus-...
Guardian - Sat May 12 5:21 PM
Featuring: City’s outrageous play, Pogba’s haircuts, Pellegrino’s credentials, and have the Baggies found their Special One? • Part 1: Arsenal to Liverpool Pre-season prediction 1st ; Current position: 1st Related: Premier League 2017-18 fans’ verdicts part one: Arsenal to Liverpool Continue reading
Guardian - Fri May 11 5:06 PM
The consensus suggests this will be Antonio Conte’s last Premier League game in charge of Chelsea. Can he use it to somehow secure a top-four finish? Newcastle fans must trust this is not Rafael Benítez’s Tyneside swansong. The negotiations between their widely coveted manager and Mike Ashley ove...
Guardian - Fri May 11 8:30 AM
A wake is in store in Swansea, Klopp faced with a juggling act and a swansong for Conte and Benítez? This feature, you will note, is called ‘10 Things to Look Out For’ rather than ‘10 Things to Look Forward To’. Thank goodness for that, because there might not be much to look forward to at the Li...
Guardian - Wed May 9 11:11 PM
Nerves had begun to fray in the past couple of matches but Tottenham squeezed over the line to make sure of a third Champions League campaign in a row Mauricio Pochettino stood on the edge of his technical area, arms folded, waiting, as the clock ticked down. Just get over the line , Tottenham. T...
Guardian - Wed May 9 9:59 PM
It was a long way from being the most fluent performance of the Mauricio Pochettino era and there were times, particularly during a fraught first half, when the Tottenham support could imagine the worst case scenario – that their team would contrive to lose their grip on Champions League qualific...
Guardian - Wed May 9 6:45 PM
Keep up with all the action in tonight’s four Premier League games David Squires on … the Premier League relegation battle And feel free to email Scott 11.45am BST There’s some big Premier League action on the card tonight: Chelsea v Huddersfield Town (7.45pm) Leicester City v Arsenal (7.45pm) Ma...
Guardian - Tue May 8 1:00 PM
Newcastle’s American defender talks fashion, Donald Trump and why the club’s widely cherished manager must be persuaded to stay DeAndre Yedlin is centre stage in a primary school gymnasium, helping to teach a group of suddenly rather self‑conscious children the art of trapping, volleying and head...
Guardian - Sat May 5 6:45 PM
• Newcastle 22-39 Wasps • Wasps now face Saracens in Premiership semi-final Quite where Danny Cipriani will be playing next season remains unclear, but this was the latest glimpse of his rare talents as he prepares for the next chapter of his career. The enigmatic fly-half, who is leaving Wasps a...
Guardian - Sat May 5 5:19 PM
Roberto Pereyra and Andre Gray’s goals eased pressure on manager Javi Gracia as Watford ended a seven-match winless run by dispatching Newcastle 2-1. Fit-again captain Troy Deeney missed a penalty, with Magpies keeper Martin Dubravka making a fine double save, while Ayoze Pérez’s impressive finis...
Guardian - Fri May 4 4:22 PM
Watford facing Newcastle is certainly not the most tantalising fixture of the weekend but there is still intrigue regarding the future of the respective managers. Javi Gracia has the potential to guide Watford to their best Premier League finish, as they sit level with their previous record in 13...
Guardian - Mon Apr 30 8:44 AM
The Gaëtan Bong/Jay Rodriguez story takes another ugly turn, and Mark Hughes tries to summon the spirit of ‘99 On they go, refusing even to the consider the possibility of lowering their untouchable standards. Manchester City were at their elegant best against West Ham and the way they have perfo...
Guardian - Mon Apr 30 8:01 AM
Your weekend round-up of the best photography from England’s top flight • Follow Guardian sport on Instagram for more great photography The Dozen archive Continue reading
Guardian - Sat Apr 28 5:52 PM
As job auditions go it was pretty convincing. Darren Moore may have taken charge at West Brom far too late to prevent a relegation merely awaiting mathematical confirmation but the caretaker has breathed new life into a team who had lost their way under first Tony Pulis and then Alan Pardew. Admi...
Guardian - Fri Apr 27 9:58 PM
• Leicester 23-25 Newcastle • Hogg‘s late leaves Tigers’ play-off hopes hanging by a thread Leicester’s 14-year marriage with the play-offs has reached the divorce court after Newcastle, who were 10 points behind with 11 minutes to go, scored a try through their No 8 Ally Hogg with the final play...
Guardian - Fri Apr 27 5:21 PM
Innovative England centre-forward who was top scorer and captain when Chelsea won their first league title in 1955 Roy Bentley, who has died aged 93, became the first deep-lying centre-forward in English football, in the style of the Hungarian Nándor Hidegkuti . His inspired wanderings – now drop...
Guardian - Fri Apr 27 4:24 PM
Darren Moore has presided over the collection of five points from three games since assuming caretaker charge of West Brom but he could still see his side’s long inevitable relegation confirmed on Saturday night. Meanwhile Rafa Benítez has announced that talks over his future on Tyneside are unde...
Guardian - Fri Apr 27 3:30 PM
Everton, following their win against in-form Newcastle, travel to Huddersfield and are eyeing a second successive win. David Wagner’s side, six points above the relegation zone, have taken 25 from a maximum 35 points at home this season, in comparison to Everton’s 12 from 45 on the road. Gylfi Si...