Archives: Newcastle United

Alan Pardew Offers the Tranquility Newcastle United Have Been Waiting For

Posted on by Rory OBeirne

Since Sir Bobby Robson was relieved of his managerial reigns at St. James’ Park, there have been a steady succession of suitors to his throne. Most notable and arguably most successful was Chris Hughton who was ignominiously sacked by villainous … Continue reading

Wolves 1-2 Newcastle United: A Clockwork Orange

Posted on by Chris Machin

Forty five minutes played, two-nil down. Where’ve we seen that one before? It is in fact the worrying statistic that now looms ominously over the Wolves’ heads. In the last three games, we have found ourselves trailing by two goals … Continue reading

Newcastle United: Third Best?

Posted on by Matt Hackenmiller

“Fact Or Fiction” is a series that will be run every Friday. In this series, an assertion will be made regarding an impacting topic in the Premier League. EPL Talk writers Matt Hackenmiller and Earl Reed each offer their views … Continue reading

Giving Respect to the History of All 20 Premier League Clubs

Posted on by Double Pivot

The focus for a long time was on the “big four” of Liverpool, Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United. Tottenham and Manchester City made enough inroads to turn that into the “Sky Six” temporarily. To be honest, most of the noise … Continue reading

The Night Faustino Asprilla’s Hat Trick Sunk Barcelona at St. James’ Park

Posted on by Martin Lindsay

It’s September 17, 1997 and Newcastle United are about to embark on their first Champions League campaign. La Liga runners-up Barcelona provide the opposition, boasting names such as Rivaldo, Luis Figo and Luis Enrique. Newcastle were going into the unknown. … Continue reading

Gervinho Sent Off For Arsenal After Slapping Joey Barton: Have Your Say

Posted on by Christopher Harris

newbartonincident by arsenalist Arsenal’s new signing Gervinho was sent off against Newcastle United Saturday after slapping Joey Barton in the face. The incident happened late in the second half after Gervinho ran into the box but simulated a dive as … Continue reading

Why Tottenham Needs to Sign Newcastle’s Joey Barton

Posted on by Matthew Barnette

Joey Barton, because of his Twitter comments and all the friction that has developed between Barton and the leadership of Newcastle United, has found himself on the transfer list and a free transfer as well. Despite stating his desire to … Continue reading

Joey Barton’s Twitter Outbursts Expose Bad Stench at Newcastle United

Posted on by Oliver Rhodes

Newcastle United’s return to the top-flight last season was largely enjoyable for Toon fans. The Magpies humiliated their closest rivals Sunderland, produced a stunning comeback against Arsenal and, most importantly, stayed clear of the relegation dogfight. The influence of both … Continue reading

Chicago vs Man Utd, DC vs Everton and Orlando vs Newcastle: Friendly Roll Call

Posted on by Christopher Harris

This weekend is another big one across the United States for preseason friendlies featuring Premier League clubs. Today, Manchester United plays Chicago in front of a sold-out crowd of 62,500 at Soldier Field. Newcastle United plays Orlando City at the … Continue reading

Craig Bellamy Interview: Exclusive

Posted on by Christopher Harris

EXCLUSIVE: EPL Talk sat down with Manchester City striker/winger Craig Bellamy recently to get his views on a variety of topics including what it was like to play under managers Mark Hughes and Gary Speed, as well as what it … Continue reading

Farewell to My Beloved Newcastle United Squad

Posted on by Rob McCluskey

Thursday saw the sale of Newcastle United captain, top goal scorer and fan favourite Kevin Nolan to West Ham United, a move that left the Toon Army shocked and hurt once again. Although Kevin Nolan wasn’t a spectacular footballer, he … Continue reading

Which Players Should Leave Your Premier League Club This Summer?

Posted on by Christopher Harris

It’s that time of the season for reflection, to look back on the 2010-11 Premier League season and to determine which players, if any, you would like to see leave your club in the summer. The saying goes that one … Continue reading

Charles N’Zogbia to Newcastle United: Transfer Rumour

Posted on by Kristan Heneage

In football rumors of transfers are rife, more so when the season draws to a close and clubs begin to plan their deals and targets for the summer. Of course many of these supposed tip offs are nonsense claiming that … Continue reading

French State TV Report That Interpol Investigating Arsenal/Newcastle Draw Denied

Posted on by Joel Bick

Breaking: France State TV is reporting that Interpol, the International Police Agency, are investigating the Arsenal/Newcastle draw from the weekend, centering in on odd betting patterns. The alleged investigation includes Arsenal winger Tomas Rosicky, whose foul was allegedly the cause … Continue reading

Is the Future of the Premier League Bright or Not?

Posted on by Matthew Semisch

Football needs to be careful. We all love the drama of a good transfer deadline day and that feeling when your club lands a great player is brilliant but the whole situation is becoming scary. As I sit and write … Continue reading

Premier League Live Blog: Arsenal v Man City and 6 Other EPL Matches

Posted on by Phillip Badger

Hi all EPL Talk readers, Join me at 2:30 PM ET for a live blog of the seven matches being played this afternoon, highlighted by the Arsenal v Manchester City match on ESPN2. Other matches include: Aston Villa v Sunderland … Continue reading

Fantasy League Tips – Gameweek 21

Posted on by Stuart Webb

Gameweek 21 kicks off on New Year’s Day, the perfect time to have a quick recap on some of the season’s best performers so far. Starting between the sticks we have Manchester City’s Joe Hart, the Blue half of Manchester … Continue reading

Who Will Be On The Move In January?

Posted on by Thomas Flower

With the transfer window opening immanently speculation is already mounting on who will be on the move in January. As teams look to give their squads that bit extra in the push for trophies, promotion or the battle against relegation, … Continue reading