- Fri Aug 17 5:26 PM
Cardiff and Newcastle will be looking to bounce back from opening defeats but neither will have been distraught by their performances. Rafael
Benítez’s side have won their past 10 successive league matches against Cardiff so the omens are not brilliant for the home side. Supporters are unlikely t...
- Fri Aug 17 4:59 PM
Newcastle’s latest No 9 did his homework before arriving and aims to make as big an impact as the South Americans before him Salomón Rondón sought expert counsel from a South American farmer before committing himself to leaving West Bromwich Albion for a season on loan at Newcastle United. “I spo...
- Fri Aug 17 12:45 AM
Chelsea and Arsenal promise goals and flaws, Fulham need to tighten up at Spurs and will sparks fly again when Benítez meets Warnock? With two teams in flux, Chelsea’s derby with Arsenal is a meeting that promises goals. Both sides are vulnerable in defence and dangerous in attack. Although beate...
- Thu Aug 16 11:19 PM
• Brighton host Southampton in the only all-Premier League tie • Nottingham Forest v Newcastle, AFC Wimbledon v West Ham Joey Barton will take Fleetwood to Leicester City in a mouthwatering Carabao Cup second-round tie for his League One side. The former Manchester City and Newcastle midfielder w...
- Thu Aug 16 1:00 PM
Careful what you wish for Newcastle and Everton fans – more competition could stave off a European Super League, but forward-thinking billionaires may find other corners to cut It’s a good thing that Alisher Usmanov is not, so far as we can tell, Sacha Baron Cohen in disguise. Otherwise there wou...
- Mon Aug 13 8:25 AM
Guendouzi is one of Arsenal’s few reasons to be cheerful, Naby Keïta is a thrilling talent no matter whose shirt he’s wearing, and Richarlison already looks worth the money Wherever Arsène Wenger was watching, he would have approved of Mattéo Guendouzi’s presence at the base of Arsenal’s midfield...
- Sun Aug 12 9:51 PM
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- Sat Aug 11 2:42 PM
In Mauricio Pochettino’s native Argentina interest rates have been held at an emergency 40% since May and, the plummeting peso has prompted the government to request an emergency $50bn dollar loan from the International Monetary Fund. It all rather makes the UK’s own travails seem a bit tame but...
- Sat Aug 11 11:35 AM
Live updates from the 12.30pm Premier League kick-off You can email Rob here with your thoughts Pochettino: costs of Brexit helped lead to no signings 11.34am BST Newcastle (4-2-3-1) Dubravka; Yedlin, Lascelles, Clark, Dummett; Shelvey, Diame; Ritchie, Perez, Kenedy; Joselu. Subs: Darlow, Schar,...