NEWCASTLE UNITED

  • Crouch scores as Stoke beat Newcastle 1-0 in Premier League September 30, 2014

    Stoke: Peter Crouch headed in the only goal as Stoke beat Newcastle 1-0 for their first home victory of the season in the Premier League, ratcheting up the pressure on visiting manager Alan Pardew. Crouch rose above Fabricio Coloccini to head in a cross from Victor Moses in the 15th minute,...
  • Owner Mike Ashley not to sell Newcastle United September 12, 2014

    Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley remains committed to the club and will not sell it for any price over the next two years, the Premier League outfit said on Friday. Newcastle were responding to a report in the Daily Telegraph newspaper that said Ashley would listen to offers for the English...
  • Arsenal and Manchester City hoping to jumpstart campaigns September 12, 2014

    London: Arsenal and Manchester City meet at The Emirates on Saturday when both teams will seek to roar into life after making spluttering starts to their Premier League campaigns. A month after demolishing City 30 in the Community Shield at Wembley, seventhplaced Arsenal have failed to reach the same high notes,...
  • Manuel Pellegrini wary of secondseason collapse August 18, 2014

    Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini remains wary of avoiding another "disaster" the season after winning a Premier League title, despite the comfortable nature of Sunday's opening 20 victory at Newcastle United. Three years ago, City claimed their first topflight title in 44 years under Italian Roberto Mancini but were off the...
  • Michael Chopra signs up for Indian Super League August 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Former Newcastle United striker Michael Chopra, an Indianorigin English footballer on Saturday confirmed his participation in the inaugural season of Hero Indian Super League. Chopra said: "I'm delighted to be part of the new Indian Super League. It's an exciting time for Indian football and an honour for me to...
  • EPL Team Preview: Manager Alan Pardew looks to alleviate doubters at Newcastle August 14, 2014

    Newcastle: After finally getting access to Newcastle's transfer kitty, Alan Pardew must hope the signing of a trio of exciting attackers in the offseason helps him win over the growing band of doubters at St. James' Park. Pardew faced the wrath of Newcastle's passionate supporters last season during an insipid second...
  • Newcastle United sign Argentine Facundo Ferreyra on seasonlong loan August 3, 2014

    Newcastle United have signed Argentine striker Facundo Ferreyra on a seasonlong loan from Ukrainian side Shakhtar Donetsk, the Premier League side announced on Sunday. Ferreyra, 23, played for Banfield and Velez Sarsfield in his homeland before joining Shakhtar in 2013. He was one of six foreign players who had refused to return...
  • Dutch World Cup defender Janmaat joins Newcastle July 18, 2014

    Newcastle United have signed Dutch World Cup defender Daryl Janmaat on a sixyeardeal from Feyenoord, the Premier League club announced late on Thursday. Janmaat, 24, made five appearances for the Netherlands in Brazil and scored five goals in 63 league appearances since joining Feyenoord from Heerenveen in 2012. No transfer fee was...
  • Newcastle sign French forward Emmanuel Riviere July 17, 2014

    Newcastle: Newcastle have added Emmanuel Riviere to their collection of French players by signing the forward from Monaco. The 24yearold Riviere, who scored 13 goals in 36 appearances last season, is Newcastle's fifth recruit in the summer transfer window. Financial terms were not disclosed. Riviere says "my dream was always to play...
  • Newcastle sign French midfielder Cabella July 14, 2014

    Newcastle United have signed French attacking midfielder Remy Cabella from Montpellier on a sixyear contract, the Premier League club said on Sunday. The 24yearold Cabella was a member of the French World Cup squad in Brazil but did not play a match as the team reached the quarterfinals. "It is great to...
  • Damien Duff joins David Villa at Melbourne City June 10, 2014

    Former Chelsea and Newcastle United winger Damien Duff has signed a oneyear deal with Australia's Melbourne City, the ALeague club said on Tuesday after securing their second major international signing in a week. The Manchester Cityowned club last week announced the recruitment of Spain's alltime leading goalscorer David Villa for a...
  • Newcastle sign Sunderland's Jack Colback June 10, 2014

    Newcastle United have signed midfielder Jack Colback from fierce local rivals Sunderland on a free transfer, the Premier League clubs announced on Monday. The 24yearold has signed a longterm contract at St James' Park, with his contract at Sunderland due to expire this summer. Colback, a former England under20 international, made over...
  • EPL: Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse 'out for a number of months' May 9, 2014

    Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse will be out for "a number of months" after having surgery on a fractured patella, the Premier League club said on Friday. The Senegal international, 28, suffered the injury in their home defeat to Swansea City last month and travelled to Paris to have the knee...
  • EPL: Arsenal beat Newcastle United 30 to tighten grip on fourth place April 29, 2014

    Arsenal took a big step to securing their place in the Champions League for a 17th consecutive season after a comfortable 30 home win against an increasingly woeful Newcastle United on Monday. With two Premier League games remaining, Arsenal have 73 points, four clear of fifthplaced Everton who lost 20 at...
  • Juan Mata nets double as Manchester United crush Newcastle 4-0 April 5, 2014

    England: Juan Mata inspired Manchester United to a 4-0 victory at Newcastle on Saturday, securing a 10th away win in the Premier League that belies the champions' poor home form. The 25-year-old Spaniard, who joined United from Chelsea in January, scored twice, including directly from a free kick, to take his...
  • Moyes wants to build momentum after Bayern improvement April 4, 2014

    Manchester: Manchester United visit Newcastle United on Saturday knowing they cannot afford the sort of regression that has too often followed improved performances in this season's Champions League. Manager David Moyes, enduring a troubled first season in charge, was pleased with the "terrific" performance in a 1-1 draw at home to...
  • Barkley sparks Everton's 3-0 win at Newcastle March 26, 2014

    Newcastle: Everton boosted their chances of finishing in the Champions League positions by beating Newcastle 3-0 on Tuesday, with an impressive win sparked by a brilliant goal from Ross Barkley. The England international set off from inside his own half and powered through Newcastle's defense before blasting home a fierce shot...
  • Newcastle's Gosling fined by FA after betting charge March 19, 2014

    Newcastle United midfielder Dan Gosling has been fined 30,000 pounds after admitting a misconduct charge relating to betting, the FA said on Wednesday. In a statement on their website the FA said Gosling, who requested a personal hearing, admitted "multiple breaches of Rule E8(b) for misconduct in relation to betting." The rule...
  • Alan Pardew banned for seven games for head-butting player March 11, 2014

    London: Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has been handed a seven-match ban by the English Football Association for head-butting an opposing player during a Premier League match. The FA says Pardew will serve a three-match stadium ban before being suspended from standing on the touchline for the other four games. The governing body...
  • Alan Pardew admits charge for head-butting player March 7, 2014

    Newcastle: Newcastle manager Alan Pardew will attend a hearing with the English Football Association to discover what punishment he will receive for head-butting an opposing player in the Premier League. Newcastle said on Thursday that Pardew has admitted a misconduct charge following his confrontation with Hull midfielder David Meyler during Newcastle's...
  • FA charges Newcastle manager Alan Pardew for head-butt March 3, 2014

    London: Newcastle manager Alan Pardew is facing a long stadium ban after being charged Monday by the English Football Association with improper conduct for head-butting an opposing player during a Premier League match. Pardew has already been sanctioned by Newcastle, accepting a formal warning and a 100,000 pound ($168,000) fine following...
  • Hazard treble puts Chelsea top with Newcastle win February 8, 2014

    London: Eden Hazard sent Chelsea top of the Premier League by netting his first hattrick for the club to produce a routine 30 victory over struggling Newcastle on Saturday. The Belgium winger netted twice in sevenminutes, during an eyecatching attacking spell in the firsthalf. He added a third from the penalty...
  • Newcastle reserve team coach Willie Donachie resigns February 7, 2014

    London: Newcastle United reserve team manager Willie Donachie quit the club on Thursday following British media reports that he allegedly hit one of his own players. "Newcastle United can confirm that Willie Donachie has resigned from his position as reserve team manager with immediate effect," the Premier League club said in...
  • Newcastle's director of football Joe Kinnear resigns February 4, 2014

    Newcastle United's controversial director of football Joe Kinnear has quit seven months into a threeyear deal after his second spell at the Premier League club in which they made no permanent signings for the firstteam squad. Kinnear, 67, had come under fire after Newcastle, who were thrashed 30 at home by...
  • Norwich and Newcastle charged over clash February 3, 2014

    London: Norwich City and Newcastle United have been charged by the Football Association following a scuffle between Bradley Johnson and Loic Remy during a Premier League match last week. "Both Norwich City and Newcastle United have been charged by The FA for failing to ensure their players conducted themselves in an...
  • Sunderland win 30 at Newcastle in Premier League February 1, 2014

    Newcastle: Sunderland powered to a 30 win at fierce rival Newcastle for the second straight season to surge clear of Premier League's relegation zone and spark anger among disillusioned home fans on Saturday. Sunderland were 20 ahead after just 23 minutes when Fabio Borini's penalty following Vurnon Anita's foul on...
  • Newcastle sign Luuk de Jong on loan January 29, 2014

    Newcastle: Newcastle have made their first significant recruit of the January transfer window, signing Borussia Monchengladbach striker Luuk de Jong on loan for the rest of the season. The 23yearold Dutch international completed the move on Wednesday after undergoing a medical at the Premier League club, which has an option to...
  • PSG sign Yohan Cabaye from Newcastle January 29, 2014

    Paris: Paris St Germain further strengthened their midfield by swooping for Newcastle United's French international Yohan Cabaye on Wednesday. Cabaye, who has won 26 caps, has signed for three and a half years, the French champions said in a statement. No fee was disclosed but media reports suggested it could be up...
  • Newcastle secure 31 win over West Ham; Crystal Palace beat Stoke January 19, 2014

    London: Newcastle ended a threematch losing streak in the Premier League with a 31 away win over West Ham on Saturday. The visitors took a deserved lead in the 16th minute with midfielder Yohan Cabaye curling the ball beyond Adrian from inside the penalty area. The Geordies doubled their advantage courtesy...
  • Manchester City beat Newcastle 20 to top table January 12, 2014

    Newcastle: Edin Dzeko's first half goal and Alvaro Negredo's tapin during added time gave Manchester City a 20 win at Newcastle as the Blues moved provisionally top of the Premier League following a tense game marred by a controversial decision on Sunday. Dzeko scored after eight minutes before Cheikh Tiote appeared...