Tag Archives: Newcastle United

A Game Neither Newcastle United Or Middlesbrough Can Afford To Lose

Posted on by Paul Bestall

When the fixture list was released back in June 2008, no doubt the fans of both Newcastle and Middlesbrough hadn’t a thought that they’d be facing a six pointer to try and save their Premiership survival with today’s clash.  Yet … Continue reading

Joey Barton’s Latest Red Card

Posted on by Ethan Armstrong

When I saw Newcastle United’s lineup today before their 3-0 loss to Liverpool, I said aloud: Joey Barton’s going to get a red card. I only meant it to elicit a laugh from friends, but with Newcastle’s fate in the … Continue reading

Newcastle United Just Keep Getting Things Wrong

Posted on by Paul Bestall

Why is it so hard to do things right at Newcastle United? Well, I know the majority of issues are down to the current owner but sometimes I think the club seem to be a vacuum for bad decisions, bad … Continue reading

Sunderland Keep Slipping Under Sbragia

Posted on by Paul Bestall

When Roy Keane walked out of the Stadium of Light back in December, they had 15 points from 15 games. He’d become exasperated as his expensively recruited side simply hadn’t gelled as quickly as he’d hoped and felt he couldn’t … Continue reading

Pundits Are Killing The Premier League For Me

Posted on by Christopher Walker

 Am I the only person who is sick to death of having the league table flashed up at every opportunity? Am I the only person sick to death of hearing ‘If Liverpool win today they will go back above United’ (despite the … Continue reading

Shearer Takes Newcastle Job

Posted on by Christopher Walker

Well!  It’s finally happened. The breaking news in the last 15 minutes is that Alan Shearer will take  charge of Newcastle United until the end of the current season. Joe Kinnear’s medical condition leaves him unfit to return to work … Continue reading

Whelan Warns Of Looming Financial Disaster

Posted on by Paul Bestall

Dave Whelan, the owner and chairman of Wigan Athletic has today been discussing his feelings that a Premiership club going bankrupt is only a matter of time due to the level of debts certain clubs are carrying. Whilst I think … Continue reading

Newcastle Call For Venables? Things Can’t Get Any Worse

Posted on by Paul Bestall

Well, can things get any worse for Newcastle United than they currently are? One win in the league in 3 months, the manager still recovering from his triple heart bypass operation, crowds are falling, the caretakers pointing out, in case … Continue reading

Hull City To Go Down?

Posted on by Michael Timbury

Can anyone remember the last time Hull City won a Premier League game? December 6th at home to Middlesbrough was the last time. Since then, they have been very much in freefall.  When Hull first arrived in the Premiership, they … Continue reading

Kevin Nolan Should Be Suspended Further

Posted on by Paul Bestall

So Kevin Nolan will now face a three match ban for violent conduct, after his dreadful tackle on Victor Anichebe in today’s match, but I don’t think it’s sufficient punishment for such a bad challenge. It’s about time that the … Continue reading

Rare Football Shirts Revealed From Umbro’s Archives

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Umbro has been going through its football archives and have unearthed a treasure trove of classic football shirts from the 1970′s and onwards. Whether you’re a fan of club or international football, there are plenty of shirt designs here that … Continue reading

Mike Ashley Faces His Most Important Decision

Posted on by Paul Bestall

Whether they want him or not, the Geordie nation are stuck with Mike Ashley as much as he’s stuck with them. Since the Keegan debacle back in September, the hard pressed fans have continued to watch their beloved Magpies struggle … Continue reading

Chelsea Players Play Blame Game and Other Premier League News

Posted on by Johnathan Starling

It took a couple of days, but the rift in the Chelsea dressing room seems to have finally made it out onto the public forum of the press. It all had to start with John Terry, doing his best to … Continue reading

Man City Finish Transfer Window Back Where They Started

Posted on by Matthew Semisch

When the financial and managerial reins to Manchester City Football Club changed hands early on this season for the second time in fairly quick succession on both fronts, this time with the Blues having instantly catapulted to the top of … Continue reading

The Joe Kinnear Video That Upset Charles N’Zogbia

Posted on by Christopher Harris

It only takes a spark to ignite a fire, and that’s exactly what happened today when Newcastle winger Charles N’Zogbia became so infuriated with manager Joe Kinnear that the Frenchman vowed never to play for the Tyneside club again as … Continue reading

Liverpool’s Title Chances On The Brink

Posted on by Paul Bestall

Three weeks is a long time in football and Liverpool must be wondering why there season is beginning to splutter just when they needed to kick on. The game against Newcastle United on December 28th easily saw Liverpool’s best performance of … Continue reading

Umbro Hard At Work On New Hull City Third Shirt

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The 2008/2009 Premier League season will go down as one of the most bizarre in terms of football kits. There’s West Bromwich Albion who are without a shirt sponsor for the entire season. Then there was West Ham United and … Continue reading

Who Will Move Premiership Clubs In January?

Posted on by Paul Bestall

  A little under 32 hours remain until the transfer window finally opens once again in World Football and the merry go round of mad money begins once again. I’ve seen several people claim that due to the economic climate, … Continue reading