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The Sun - 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...
The Sun - 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...
The Sun - 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...
The Sun - Thu Sep 28 11:28 PM
JACK COLBACK’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...
The Sun - 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...
The Sun - 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...
The Sun - 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...
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 6:34 PM
BRIGHTON’S Tomer Hemed faces a three-match ban for his stamp on DeAndre Yedlin. The match-winner has been charged with violent conduct following an investigation by the FA. The Israel striker, 30, scored the Seagulls‘ 51st-minute winner in yesterday’s 1-0 win over Newcastle. But he has been lande...
The Sun - Mon Sep 25 6:05 PM
BRIGHTON’S Tomer Hemed faces a three-match ban for his stamp on DeAndre Yedlin. The match-winner has been charged with violent conduct following an investigation by the FA. The Israel striker, 30, scored the Seagulls‘ 51st-minute winner in yesterday’s 1-0 win over Newcastle. But he has been lande...
The Sun - Sun Sep 24 9:34 PM
BRIGHTON goal hero Tomer Hemed could face a three-match ban after appearing to stamp on DeAndre Yedlin. The Israel striker, 30, scored the Seagulls‘ 51st-minute winner in yesterday’s 1-0 win over Newcastle. But Hemed could be in hot water after replays showed him standing on Yedlin a minute befor...
The Sun - Sun Sep 24 5:50 PM
TOMER HEMED burst Rafa Benitez’s bubble as Brighton secured their second win of the season. Newcastle came to the Amex on a high following a three-match winning run. But they were unable to make it four on the spin, as Seagulls striker Hemed struck in the second half to give Chris Hughton a victo...
The Sun - Sun Sep 24 4:50 PM
LIVERPOOL legend Steven Gerrard has revealed he talked former boss Rafa Benitez out of signing Gareth Barry. The Reds were on the look-out for a new midfielder after Xabi Alonso left Anfield for Real Madrid back in 2009. Barry, who is set to become the Premier League’s leading appearance maker wh...
The Sun - Sun Sep 24 9:35 AM
THE Championship’s two outstanding teams from last season meet at the Amex as Newcastle make the long trip to Brighton for an ever thoughtful-for-the-fans 4pm Sunday kick off. Only a point separated us last season – following the seven-point lead Albion blew with three games remaining after promo...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 11:02 PM
SOLLY MARCH so easily could have been lining up for Newcastle instead of Brighton today — had he not FAINTED. The Seagulls winger was a 17-year-old earning a modest crust at non-league Lewes when Alan Pardew invited him for a trial in the North East. But as he was travelling to Toon’s training gr...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 10:25 PM
FORGET the top four — Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez says 40 will be his magic number this season. The Toon’s impressive start to life back in the top flight has got fans dreaming of the Champions League. But Benitez, who takes his team to fellow Premier League new-boys Brighton today, is keen to ke...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 4:08 PM
NILE RANGER could be in hot water AGAIN after a shocking gesture at Fleetwood as he pretended to use his boot as a GUN. The former Newcastle forward landed himself in hot water when he was pictured holding a gun and had been on a 7pm curfew for a separate sentence until recently. Ranger, 26, …