- Mon Feb 12 11:22 AM
José Mourinho said Newcastle’s 1-0 win over his Manchester United side was lucky but ‘they went over all the limits of the effort, of sacrifice, of everything a manager likes to see in his teams.’ A goal by Matt Ritchie condemned Manchester United to their fifth Premier League defeat of the seaso...
- Mon Feb 12 9:00 AM
The Manchester United manager’s talk of luck held no weight on a day when his clumsily assembled attack were again lifeless The end was chaotic, Newcastle camped in their box with every block and clearance being roared to the rafters, but the tension of that final minute of injury time, and the s...
- Mon Feb 12 7:56 AM
Roberto Firmino is underrated no longer, Jonjo Shelvey
’s calmness is key and Alexandre Lacazette is lacking confidence The Recap: sign up for the best of our sport coverage Let’s call it the Denis Irwin rule, the dictum that when a player is described as underrated so often then it’s probably no...
- Sun Feb 11 10:08 PM
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- Sun Feb 11 6:40 PM
• ‘The way Newcastle fought for every last thing is beautiful’ • Manchester United coach says Paul Pogba was not carrying injury José Mourinho’s expertise at deflecting criticism hit new heights in the wake of his side’s 1-0 defeat against Newcastle United at St James’ Park on Sunday. Manchester...
- Sun Feb 11 4:37 PM
At the end of an afternoon when Jonjo Shelvey
really did look worthy of an England place, Paul Pogba appeared a mere mortal and Martin Dubravka shone on his debut in goal for Newcastle United, two things remained unchanged for José Mourinho. Manchester United’s manager had still not won a Premier...
- Sun Feb 11 1:15 PM
Minute-by-minute updates from St James’s Park Live scores: all the goals as they go in around the UK and Europe Email firstname.lastname@example.org Tweet @DanielHarris 1.25pm GMT Hamstrung by avaricious ownership, let down by the football authorities, full of their own self-importance, living off...
- Sat Feb 10 7:00 PM
Amanda Staveley’s failed bid to take over the club from Mike Ashley’s dispiriting regime has left supporters in despair The aching resentment many Newcastle United supporters feel for the dispiriting culture under the club’s owner, Mike Ashley, was articulated in the powerful banner at the home m...
- Sat Feb 10 9:00 AM
A thigh strain permitting, Islam Slimani hopes to makes his Newcastle debut. Can the Algeria striker and Leicester loanee help Rafael
Benítez put an old foe, José Mourinho, in his place? Might Slimani be capable of scoring the goals needed to ensure Benitez’s team avoid relegation? Will Mourinho...
- Fri Feb 9 10:29 PM
• Algeria striker said he felt ‘a good feeling’ with Newcastle manager • Slimani hopes to overcome thigh strain to face Manchester United Islam Slimani is embarking on a three-fold mission at Newcastle. The Algeria striker wants to score the goals needed to keep Rafael Benítez’s side in the Premi...