- Tue Oct 10 4:47 PM
and Gary Neville
have had their say on Rafa Benitez’s incredible “facts” rant at Sir Alex Ferguson in 2009. During the 2008-09 season, Liverpool led Manchester United – sitting seven points clear – in the race for the Premier League title. At that moment, now-Newcastle boss Benite...
- Tue Oct 10 2:59 PM
EX-NEWCASTLE star Steve Watson has landed his first management role with National League Gateshead. The experienced former defender will replace Neil Aspin, who has agreed to take over relegation-threatened Port Vale in League Two. Watson, 43, played over 500 games for five clubs – including the...
- Tue Oct 10 2:52 PM
TOTTENHAM head the list of three Premier League clubs who have sent scouts to watch Turkey striker Cenk Tosun. Spurs have been alerted to the Besiktas forward as the club look to bring in some more attacking support to their squad. They were in the stands last Friday to get a first hand look at …
- Mon Oct 9 2:21 PM
NEWCASTLE outcast Aleksandar Mitrovic is a January target for Brighton. Seagulls boss Chris Hughton sent his scouts to watch Mitrovic in action during Serbia’s 3-2 defeat against Austria on Friday. Toon boss Rafael Benitez has run out of patience with hot-headed Mitrovic after he was hit with a t...
- Sat Oct 7 5:36 PM
Newcastle star Ayoze Perez has played down the training ground punch-up between Jamaal Lascelles and Mo Diame. Perez refused to deny the claims of a bust-up between the Magpies’ skipper and Diame. The Spanish striker told Sky Sports: “Well, I am not going to comment about that. “It is something t...
- Fri Oct 6 10:30 PM
fractured his hand trying to break up an amazing training-ground scrap at Newcastle. The Toon midfielder jumped in when captain Jamaal Lascelles and Mo Diame traded punches at the club’s Darsley Park centre. Shelvey, who has just returned from a ban after a red card against Tottenha...
- Fri Oct 6 4:00 PM
JAMAAL LASCELLES is “over the moon” after signing a new SIX-YEAR Newcastle contract. The Toon skipper, 23, has penned fresh terms to keep him at St James’ Park until 2023. Lascelles still had three years left on the original contract he signed when he joined Newcastle from Nottingham Forest in a...
- Fri Oct 6 9:10 AM
ENGLAND legend Chris Waddle thinks Jonjo Shelvey
is the man to solve Gareth Southgate’s midfield woes. The Three Lions needed a last-gasp Harry Kane strike to beat Slovenia and seal World Cup qualification after another lifeless performance. Fans were so bored they resorted to making paper aeropl...
- Thu Oct 5 10:32 PM
has broken a finger in training. Now the Newcastle midfielder faces having to wear a cast at Southampton on Sunday week. Shelvey, 25, picked up the injury yesterday and was whisked to hospital for X-rays. He was found to have fractured a finger and had a plaster cast put on last nig...
- Wed Oct 4 7:28 PM
NEWCASTLE have lost a High Court challenge over document seizures by tax officials investigating the finances of football clubs. Officials from HMRC, the body responsible for the United Kingdom’s tax collection, raided Newcastle and West Ham United in April, with several men arrested for suspecte...