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The Sun - Sat Oct 21 10:40 PM
NEWCASTLE boss Rafa Benitez has shortlisted two South Americans in his search for a new keeper. Benitez wants to spend on a top stopper in the January transfer window. And his spies have sent back rave reviews on Geronimo Rulli and Fernando Muslera. Argentinian Rulli, 25, rated at £15million, is...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 5:13 PM
SUPERSUB Mikel Merino sent Newcastle up to sixth with a late headed winner against Crystal Palace. In a largely forgettable game, the Spaniard came off the bench and nodded in Matt Ritchie’s corner four minutes from time. And that was enough to see Rafa Benitez’s boys climb three places in the ta...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 11:28 AM
NEWCASTLE host Crystal Palace in a fixture that, until last week, would have been seen as a formality for the home side. But on Wilfried Zaha’s return, Roy Hodgson’s men beat champions Chelsea 2-1 and a trip to St James’ Park now looks a lot less daunting. Meanwhile Rafa Benitez’s side will be lo...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 11:04 AM
HATEM BEN ARFA could be set for a sensational return to Newcastle, according to reports. The 30-year-old is currently with Paris Saint-Germain, but is well down the pecking order with the French giants. BET £10 GET A FREE £30 BET WITH SUN BETS And according to TransferMarketWeb, Ben Arfa could be...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 10:30 PM
RAFA BENITEZ believes a Newcastle takeover could lift the club back towards the top of the English game. Mike Ashley this week revealed he wants to sell the Toon by Christmas after ten years at St James’ Park. And Amanda Staveley, who runs investment fund PCP Capital Partners, has signed a non-di...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 7:29 PM
NEWCASTLE host Crystal Palace in a match that, until last week, would have been seen as a formality for the home side. But on Wilfried Zaha’s return, the Eagles beat champions Chelsea 2-1 and a trip to St James’ Park may now hold little fear. Meanwhile Rafa Benitez’s men will be looking to mainta...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 2:44 PM
AMANDA STAVELEY has moved a step closer to buying Newcastle after signing a non-disclosure agreement with the club. The Yorkshirewoman’s PCP Capital Partners company are the frontrunners to take over from current owner Mike Ashley, who officially put the Toon up for sale on Monday. And Staveley,...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 11:01 AM
A SAUCE BOTTLE mascot for Australia A-League side Central Coast Mariners has been warned after swearing at Newcastle Jets fans. The home side was trounced by the Jets thanks to a first-half hat-trick from Roy Donovan and last-minute strikes from Joseph Champness and Dimitri Petratos. And the BBQ...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 8:39 AM
AMANDA STAVELEY has launched a £300million bid to buy Newcastle from Mike Ashley. The high-powered financier is heading up takeover talks just a week after current owner Ashley confirmed the club was up for sale. Staveley is one of the country’s leading dealmakers who has brokered some of the big...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 10:30 PM
RAFA BENITEZ has rejected an approach from Everton this week to take over at Goodison Park. SunSport exclusively revealed on Sunday that Everton want the Newcastle boss to replace under-fire Ronald Koeman. The struggling Dutchman, 54, is out of favour with Everton chief Farhad Moshiri, who has ta...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 6:17 PM
STOKE and Newcastle have sent scouts to France to watch whizz-kid Nordine Ibouroi. The 19-year-old striker has got many European clubs heading to non-League stadiums to try to snap up the teenager from fourth-tier side FC Martigues. Ibouroi scored a spectacular long-ranger against Monaco’s reserv...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 5:56 PM
STOKE and Newcastle have sent scouts to France to watch whizkid Nordine Ibouroi. The 19-year-old striker has got many European clubs heading to non-league stadiums to try to snap up the teenager from fourth-tier side FC Martigues. Ibouroi scored a spectacular long-ranger against Monaco’s reserve...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 4:58 PM
NEWCASTLE UNITED are up for sale and they have been linked with a Turkish biscuit billionaire and the king of wrestling, Vince McMahon. WWE fans will have seen the head of the wrestling dynasty get his forehead split open in a fight with Kevin Owens recently but could Toon fans soon see him crack...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 12:59 PM
RAFA BENITEZ has warned his Newcastle stars: Don’t get distracted by takeover talk. The Toon released a statement on Monday confirming owner Mike Ashley is looking to sell the club. But Benitez has urged his players to forget about events off the pitch and concentrate on their preparations for Sa...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 10:30 PM
SIR JOHN HALL is Newcastle’s life president and former owner. In 2007 he sold his stake to Mike Ashley, who after ten years at St James’ Park is himself looking to sell. He tells SunSport’s DAVID COVERDALE why the club would be a good investment. IF I was coming into football now, I would jump …
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 2:56 PM
TURKEY’S richest man Murat Ulker is set to launch a bid for Newcastle United. Much-maligned owner Mike Ashley has confirmed he wants out of the club by Christmas and Ulker family sources have been quoted as saying he is interested. Who is Murat Ulker? Ulker is chairman of Yildiz Holdings, a Tur...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 2:45 PM
TURKEY’S richest man has denied reports he is interested in buying Newcastle United. Billionaire biscuit king Murat Ulker was claimed to be mounting an offer to buy the Magpies. And the Evening Standard stated he was prepared to pay £220million to purchase the club from Mike Ashley. The much-mal...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 12:45 PM
TURKEY’S richest man has reportedly emerged as a serious frontrunner to buy Newcastle United. Billionaire biscuit king Murat Ulker is claimed to be mounting an offer to buy the Magpies. And the Evening Standard state he is prepared to pay £220million to purchase the club from Mike Ashley. The muc...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 12:01 PM
BILLIONAIRE WWE owner Vince McMahon has been linked with an incredible takeover of Newcastle United. Mike Ashley yesterday put the club up for sale – and Toon fans reacted with joy that his ten-year rule could be over before Christmas. But the obvious question now is just who would want to buy th...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 11:42 AM
NEWCASTLE hope to fend off competition from other Premiership clubs to sign Besiktas striker Cenk Tosun in the January window. The Turkish talent has caused quite a stir since his goal against Benfica was voted Champions League goal of the tournament last season. Tosun’s flying volley for Besikta...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 10:13 PM
THREE former Newcastle players have made their feelings perfectly clear about Mike Ashley’s decision to put the club up for sale. After a decade in charge of the Magpies, he has decided to put the club on the market. Again. Just heard ….. pic.twitter.com/0RrorVrO07 — Alan Shearer (@alanshearer) O...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 5:54 PM
NEWCASTLE UNITED fans reacted with joy as they heard the news Mike Ashley wants to sell the club by Christmas. The Toon are officially on the market as the Premier League giants revealed in a statement Ashley would be selling up. Businesswoman Amanda Staveley has been in talks with the St James’...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 5:14 PM
NEWCASTLE have confirmed in a statement that the club are up for sale, with businesswoman Amanda Staveley in talks. Intense press speculation has led the Magpies to reveal an announcement on their website, much to the delight of the Geordie faithful. The Magpies revealed on their website: “As a r...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 5:53 PM
MANOLO GABBIADINI’S penalty saved the Saints from home defeat. Newcastle were heading for a another happy day beside the seaside when Ayoze Perez needed only 90 seconds to cancel out Gabbiadini’s first equaliser at the start of the second half. But a stupid challenge by Toon defender Florian Leju...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 4:09 PM
A NEWCASTLE fan was left heartbroken after making a 13728-mile round trip only to miss the clash with Southampton. The Filipino supporter shared his story to the Newcastle Supporters United Facebook group after the rearranged fixture was put back. Follow all the action from St Mary’s with SunSpor...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 12:59 PM
NEWCASTLE are looking for their first win at Southampton since 2004 as they make the long trip down to Southampton. Rafa Benitez has steadied the ship after a poor start and will be reacquainted with his former first team coach at Liverpool and Inter Milan, Saints boss Mauricio Pellegrino. Things...