Newcastle United Squad Depth to be Tested Against Arsenal
Newcastle United Squad Depth to be Tested Against Arsenal

Whilst Newcastle United’s 2-1 win over Chelsea had a clichéd, season-defining feel to it, the visit of Sunderland in a week’s time is undoubtedly the biggest game of the season. Before welcoming their derby rivals to St James’ Park, however, United must navigate their way through awkward fixtures against Arsenal […]

Previewing Newcastle United’s Lineup Against Burnley
Previewing Newcastle United’s Lineup Against Burnley

After a six-match winning run in all competitions came to an end against West Ham, Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew now faces a stern test of his tactical acumen. Despite having a lengthy injury list to contend with throughout the season (summer signings Siem De Jong and Emmanuel Riviere have […]

Moussa Sissoko Has Been Key to Newcastle United’s Upturn in Fortunes
Moussa Sissoko Has Been Key to Newcastle United’s Upturn in Fortunes

When Moussa Sissoko burst into the English Premier League in January of 2013, it seemed the competition had welcomed a new superstar. A powerhouse display in his second outing for the club – scoring the equalizing and winning goals in a 3-2 win over Chelsea – announced his arrival in […]

Newcastle United Attacker Ayoze Perez Has Ignited The Side’s Change In Fortunes
Newcastle United Attacker Ayoze Perez Has Ignited The Side’s Change In Fortunes

Last month, Spanish publication AS mentioned Ayoze Perez in the same breath as Lionel Messi and Diego Maradona. It was exhausted – if slightly exaggerated – praise for Newcastle United’s newly acquired young striker, who joined from Spanish club Tenerife in June. AS were reacting to Perez’s wonderful solo effort […]

Alan Pardew And His Newcastle United Outfit Riding A Wave Of Confidence
Alan Pardew And His Newcastle United Outfit Riding A Wave Of Confidence

As Moussa Sissoko stabbed the ball past Willy Caballero to send Newcastle United into the quarter-finals of the League Cup, you could sense a shift in momentum at the football club. On the pitch, on the bench and in the stands, fond memories were created on a special night in […]

10 Of The Worst English Soccer Transfers Of All Time
10 Of The Worst English Soccer Transfers Of All Time

In the world of soccer, so much of the attention by the media is focused on the enormous transfers and all of the stars who are playing at the top level. But very little, if any, focus is placed on the worst transfers — the ones that make you wonder what […]

The Bizarre And Curious Case Of Fulham Striker Kostas Mitroglou
The Bizarre And Curious Case Of Fulham Striker Kostas Mitroglou

With Fulham starting life in the Championship slowly, following their relegation from the English Premier League, it is hard to see the finger pointing and recriminations at the London club slowing down anytime soon. At the heart of the inquisition you will find the name of Greece striker Kostas Mitroglou, […]