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The Sun - Mon Oct 23 1:14 PM
AMANDA STAVELEY and her PCP Capital Partners group will continue takeover talks with Newcastle United this week. The Yorkshirewoman was not in attendance to watch the Magpies in action against Crystal Palace on Saturday. However, it is believed that she never had any plans to be in the crowd for...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 12:44 PM
MIKE ASHLEY does deserve some credit for his time as Newcastle United owner. There, I said it! Cast back to 2007; the club was being ran financially into the ground by Shepherd and Hall. No one could doubt the passion and ambition of the owners at the time, but money was being taken out left, …
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 10:56 PM
I COULD not help but celebrate the news last week that Mike Ashley officially wants out of Newcastle United. It is something the fans have wanted to happen for some time. He has held Newcastle back for too long. Former Crystal Palace chairman Simon Jordan spouted absolute nonsense this week that...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 10:33 PM
IT is the talk of the Toon — and even Newcastle’s players are getting caught up in the frenzy. Magpies fans have been jumping for joy since owner Mike Ashley announced last week he is trying to sell up. And excitement levels went through the roof when Amanda Staveley signed a non-disclosure agree...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 12:43 PM
NEWCASTLE are chasing Liverpool striker Danny Ings in a January loan deal, along with THREE other Premier League clubs. Southampton, Watford and Crystal Palace are also chasing the Reds forward who is working his way back to full fitness. Jurgen Klopp is a huge fan of Ings, 25, but the one-cap En...
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...