Players and Managers

Posts featuring Newcastle United players and managers.

RIP Gary Speed 1969 – 2011

Sad and tragic news broke today about the passing of Gary Speed, who took his own life. Gary Speed had an illustrious career playing for five different clubs and receiving 85 caps for Wales. I’ll always remember Gary Speed for his unsung hero’s role in Sir Bobby Robson’s midfield, his galvanising displays in the Champions […]

RIP Sir Bobby Robson 1933 – 2009

It is with great sadness that one of the true great men of football passed away peacefully yesterday in his sleep. The word legend is often one that is overused, in Sir Bobby’s case, it fits the man exactly. Respected worldwide by players, coaches and fans, Sir Bobby Robson was held in the highest regard. […]