Make no mistake, Newcastle United were taught a lesson yesterday afternoon as Man City ran rampant. But to those calling for Pardew’s head, I would like to mention a few things. Not that I’m a Pardew apologist, far from it, but calling for his head after being soundly beaten by a team who’ve spent hundred’s [...]
It’s only January, yet this was billed as a six-pointer. Reading, who like Newcastle haven’t won an away game all season are scrapping away at the wrong end of the table and are in the bottom three. Newcastle on the other hand are perilously close to the relegation places and have been free falling ever [...]
The Newcastle United starting eleven for today’s match at Stamford Bridge is as follows: Krul Simpson Coloccini S. Taylor Santon Ben Arfa Cabaye Anita Gutierrez Demba Ba Cisse Coloccini comes in for James Perch, and Anita comes in for the unfit Cheick Tiote.
Chelsea v Newcastle United at Stamford Bridge is subject to a pitch inspection. Looks like the Cockneys have better drainage than the makes though. CHELSEA V NEWCASTLE GAME IS ON! Update to come.
Newcastle United continued their pre-season campaign with a hard-earned 1-0 victory of Ligue 2 side Monaco. Demba Ba, the much rumoured want-away striker, got the only goal of the game in the 36th minute as he out jumped the keeper to head the ball home.
At the start of today, there was everything on the line, and not just for Newcastle United. Champions League football, the Premier League title, and relegation to the Championship. For Newcastle, Champions League football would cap what has been an excellent season.