- Sat Oct 7 5:20 PM
• Exeter 34-24 Newcastle • Falcons also gain bonus point despite two yellow cards in second half The champions are back at the top of the table. They know that counts for little at this stage but to leapfrog one of the early pace-setters with this bonus-point win means their defence remains coher...
- Thu Oct 5 3:40 PM
Court papers show extent of allegations against Premier League club HMRC alleges Newcastle used ‘sham’ contracts when signing players Newcastle United are under investigation over alleged “extensive” tax evasion on player transfers, court papers have shown. Details of the allegations have emerged...
- Thu Oct 5 12:00 PM
West Ham v Newcastle, a 560-mile round trip, has been mooted for a Super Sleigh Bell Sunday on the night before Christmas, along with Arsenal v Liverpool The almost total lack of regard in which broadcasters hold football fans is no secret, so it should have come as no surprise to learn that Sky...
- Mon Oct 2 9:59 AM
Laboured effort against Newcastle showed the striker, once among Europe’s best finishers, is now only a back-up option for his manager, Jürgen Klopp Just before Daniel Sturridge
was withdrawn from proceedings on a grey north‑east afternoon, he could be seen sitting on the turf clutching his left...
- Mon Oct 2 8:33 AM
Everton’s defence has gone walkabout, Swansea and Southampton are serving up stodgy fare and Antonio Conte may rue being in a tougher league than Serie A Chris Hughton, the Brighton & Hove Albion manager, said it all when he highlighted how his team had not been “out of sight” against Arsenal, ju...
- Sun Oct 1 8:49 PM
• Klopp: ‘We should have won. We were the better side’ • Rafael
Benítez happy with draw against former club Jürgen Klopp seemed torn between defiance and anxiety after a 1-1 draw at Newcastle United left his Liverpool side in seventh place, seven points behind the leaders, Manchester City. “We sh...
- Sun Oct 1 7:03 PM
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- Sun Oct 1 6:49 PM
At the final whistle Rafael
Benítez polished his spectacles and smiled knowingly. Newcastle United’s manager had succeeded in satisfying his current congregation while reminding a much-loved former public precisely what they lost when he left Anfield in 2010. Liverpool fans rather like Jürgen Klo...
- Sun Oct 1 3:30 PM
Latest updates from the 4.30pm game at St James’ Park Benítez: ‘Create a good atmosphere and you can win trophies’ Email Rob on email@example.com 3.16pm BST Hello and welcome to coverage of Rafa Benitez Day, when the fans of Newcastle and Liverpool compete to demonstrate their love for a...
- Sun Oct 1 8:00 AM
As the Newcastle manager faces his former club in an emotional reunion, he insists money is not everything in search for silverware Rafa Benítez likes to list the very real similarities between the cities of Liverpool and Newcastle and their respective football clubs. He relishes the hallmark, of...