- Mon Oct 2 1:45 PM
AMANDA STAVELEY has spoken with representatives of Rafa Benitez as she mulls over a move for Newcastle. The mega-rich financier wants to buy a Premier League club and was sat in the St James’ Park directors’ box for Sunday’s draw with Liverpool, making her way down the tunnel after the game. SunS...
- Mon Oct 2 12:51 PM
AMANDA STAVELEY was spotted in the stands at St James’ Park during Newcastle’s 1-1 draw against Liverpool. The successful businesswomen is linked with a takeover of the Premier League side, with Mike Ashley looking to sell the club – here’s everything you need to know, including her net worth. Wh...
- Mon Oct 2 12:38 PM
MATCH of the Day 2 referred to Newcastle as ‘scum’ as the subtitles wrongly translated Guy Mowbray’s words. The BBC fell foul of a huge error while the highlights of Toon’s 1-1 draw against Liverpool were shown. Mowbray said: “Sturridge has scored in all four of his previous Premier League starts...
- Sun Oct 1 7:15 PM
’S performance in Liverpool’s 1-1 draw at Newcastle was slammed by Sky Sports pundits and ex-Red Graeme Souness and Jamie Carragher
. The striker fluffed a superb opportunity in the 50th minute to put Liverpool into a 2-1 lead, but fired his shot straight at Toon keeper Rob Elliot...
- Sun Oct 1 7:01 PM
PHILIPPE COUNTINHO lit up St James’ Park with a brilliant goal but Liverpool were held to a draw by a battling Newcastle. Brazilian star Coutinho is only just getting his season started after the opening month of the campaign was marred by his head being turned by Barcelona. But the playmaker net...
- Sun Oct 1 6:28 PM
FINANCIAL entrepreneur Amanda Staveley was at St James’ Park yesterday – sparking speculation she could be involved in a Newcastle takeover attempt. The former girlfriend of Prince Andrew runs the £20billion private equity fund PCP Capital Partners, which is an investment vehicle for sovereign Mi...
- Sun Oct 1 6:23 PM
RAFA BENITEZ frustrated his former club thanks to a fluke goal from Joselu. Philippe Coutinho put Liverpool into a 28th-minute lead with a stunning 25-yard strike. But Joselu equalised for Newcastle seven minutes later – after Joel Matip’s tackle cannoned in off the Spaniard’s shin. The goal once...
- Sun Oct 1 3:18 PM
NEWCASTLE take on Liverpool in the Premier League at St James’ Park. Rafa Benitez will look to cause an upset as he faces his former club. Newcastle United have won four of their last six home Premier League matches against Liverpool (D1 L1), winning each of their last two without conceding a goa...
- Sun Oct 1 1:12 PM
RAFA BENITEZ says Liverpool can only win the Premier League if they experience the kind of miracle season that saw Leicester being crowned champions. Newcastle boss Benitez faces his former club today insisting Jurgen Klopp’s side need a freak year if they are to finally end their long wait to wi...
- Sun Oct 1 12:59 PM
LIVERPOOL head to Newcastle as they look for a second consecutive Premier League away win. Jurgen Klopp’s side have struggled in Europe and leaked goals all season, but their 3-2 win at Leicester has kept them within touching distance of the top four. After a 1-1 draw against Spartak in midweek,...
- Sun Oct 1 10:56 AM
THE Premier League gets back underway in a bumper Sunday of football starting with Brighton hosting Arsenal. Stay up to date with our kick-by-kick blog.
- Sat Sep 30 12:00 PM
NEWCASTLE and Rafa Beniitez are still yet to begin discussions over a new contract, according to reports. The Chronicle reports that the club and manager are in no rush to start talks as both parties are concentrating on pushing the Magpies as high up the table as possible. The Spaniard is curren...
- Fri Sep 29 10:30 PM
RAFA BENITEZ has refused to rule out returning to Liverpool as manager before he retires. Kopites have often called for the Spaniard, who left Anfield seven years ago, to be given a second stint in charge. Clamour especially came after Kenny Dalglish was sacked in 2012, before Brendan Rodgers was...
- Fri Sep 29 11:25 AM
FORMER Newcastle striker Faustino Asprilla has offered to take over the reins from Playboy founder Hugh Hefner. The ex-Premier League star made headlines last year after it emerged he had found a new hobby in retirement selling flavoured condoms. Now the retired centre forward is making sure the...
- Fri Sep 29 11:15 AM
ANOTHER exciting Premier League weekend is now just on the horizon. With ten matches to sink your teeth into this weekend, it’s time to check out all the potential major talking points. From Manchester City taking advantage of Chelsea‘s continental hangover to goals galore at St James’ Park, ther...
- Thu Sep 28 11:28 PM
’S hopes of reviving his Newcastle career appear to be over after he was left out of yesterday’s official team photo. The Toon midfielder, 27, was told by boss Rafa Benitez that he could leave in the summer. Colback and the manager were reportedly caught up in a bust-up last month on...
- Tue Sep 26 2:20 PM
FORMER Newcastle chairman Freddy Shepherd has died, aged 76. The businessman passed away at his home on Monday night, his family have confirmed in a statement. So sad to hear my great friend and former @NUFC chairman Freddy Shepherd has passed away. I owe him a huge debt for bringing me home. 😰😰R...
- Tue Sep 26 1:50 PM
FORMER Newcastle chairman Freddy Shepherd has died, aged 75. The businessman passed away at his home on Monday night, his family have confirmed in a statement. The family statement said: “Freddy Shepherd, former chairman of Newcastle United and chairman of Shepherd Offshore Group and Triple S Spo...
- Tue Sep 26 10:55 AM
NEWCASTLE are planning contract talks with Rafa Benitez in a bid to improve their manager’s strained relationship with owner Mike Ashley, according to reports. Benitez’s deal expires at the end of next season but the Magpies want to tie him down long-term. Ashley wants to sell the club and knows...