Newcastle’s failure to put points on the board is starting to get concerning. If as fans we’re not thinking about relegation, then we should be. In front of an anxious St. James’s Park crowd on Wednesday night we still couldn’t find what it takes to even get a draw let alone three points. This makes it one point from 24 now and while the takeover seems on track, we all know as Newcastle United fans to never get our hopes up. [click to continue…]
Interesting comments were made by Rafa Benitez today when he alluded to some good news when asked about the takeover: [click to continue…]
Following up on my ratings from last week, I’m comparing my player ratings with a local journalist’s ratings of the Newcastle players. In a narrow loss to Leicester, here’s how Lee Ryder of the Chronicle rated NUFC in yesterday’s game: [click to continue…]
There are loads of player ratings being thrown around by various media outlets. Some of them are way off the mark and others are half decent. I’ve decided to start doing my own after Newcastle matches and comparing them to what the media say.
Here are Lee Ryder’s ratings of the Newcastle team that faced Chelsea. [click to continue…]
Listen West Brom fans, I feel bad for you, I really do, so this blog post is dedicated to you (poor buggers). I wanted to give you a taste of what it will be like for you over the next 18 – 24 months as the Alan Pardew boom/bust cycle works its way through your club.
So in preparedness for that, here are a few things you can expect under life as Alan Pardew as West Brom manager: [click to continue…]