- Fri Dec 22 10:30 PM
• Manager says he hopes tycoon is ‘clever enough’ to reinforce side in January • Team have dropped into bottom three after losing eight of last nine games Rafael
Benítez hopes Mike Ashley is “clever enough” to appreciate the urgent need to reinforce Newcastle United’s struggling team with some ne...
- Fri Dec 22 6:19 PM
West Ham have climbed out of the bottom three after picking up seven points from their past three games and another win against Newcastle United at the London Stadium will bolster the belief that they were right to hire David Moyes. They are without the suspended Manuel Lanzini, however, and the...
- Fri Dec 22 8:20 AM
How will Arsenal cope with Liverpool’s fearsome foursome, the Mark Hughes ultimatum and whether Sam Allardyce will ever win over Everton fans It would be a dereliction of duty if Arsène Wenger has not spent the past few days coming up with a way to stop Liverpool’s fearsome attack from running ri...
- Sun Dec 17 8:00 PM
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- Sat Dec 16 7:55 PM
• Benítez’s side in Premier League relegation zone after 1-0 defeat • ‘I’m not happy with the situation but the main thing is to stay calm’ Newcastle United slipped into the relegation zone after a run of eight defeats in nine games, but Rafael
Benítez believes the situation they find themselves...
- Sat Dec 16 5:30 PM
Theoretically, fans of a team who win games of football should be happy at the end of them. But at the close of Arsenal’s 1-0 win over Newcastle, the most positive emotion you could sense around the Emirates was relief. Many of those present had shuffled out to do something rather better with the...
- Sat Dec 16 1:45 PM
Updates from across the Premier League, Championship and beyond Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekend And email Ben or tweet @benfisherj to get in touch 3.05pm GMT So, here we are. Another Saturday where football, and plenty of it, takes precedent over even the very thought of po...