It has been confirmed that Danny Guthrie has joined Premier League newcomers Reading on a free transfer, signing a three year deal. Guthrie, who’s first team appearances were limited due to the midfield duo of Cabaye and Tiote, was never likely to see a lot of first-team football at Newcastle.
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.
According to Jim White, Sky Sports News presenter, the talk of last night’s game against QPR was all about Joey Barton. Barton, who had been handed the captain’s armband would turn out to be the least of Newcastle’s worries as a total of six players made their debuts for QPR. The London club put Newcastle [...]
John Carver and Cheick Tiote both committed their long term future to Newcastle United as they both signed contracts today. Tiote, who Newcastle signed from FC Twente last summer has been a revelation in midfield alongside Kevin Nolan. Tiote goes from an £8,000 p/week deal to a £50,000 p/week deal according to the Sun (we [...]