NEWCASTLE UNITED

  • Liverpool will fight to the end, says Brendan Rodgers April 14, 2015

    Liverpool: Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers stressed that his team would give everything to qualify for the Champions League after a 2-0 victory over Newcastle United on Monday left them four points behind Manchester City in the Premier League. With fourth-placed City reeling after Sunday's defeat by Manchester United continued a torrid...
  • Liverpool beat Newcastle but still 4 points away from top four April 14, 2015

    Liverpool: Raheem Sterling and Joe Allen scored in each half to give Liverpool a 2-0 win over Newcastle in the Premier League on Monday that puts the club four points from the last Champions League place. Sterling opened the scoring in the ninth minute when he downed a long cross on...
  • Newcastle boss defends Tim Krul over Jermain Defoe gesture April 6, 2015

    Newcastle United manager John Carver sprung to the defence of goalkeeper Tim Krul after the Dutchman was seen joking with Sunderland's Jermain Defoe as they walked off at halftime in the North East derby on Sunday. Krul had just been beaten by Defoe's sensational volley, the only goal of the Premier...
  • EPL: Jermain Defoe's cracker seals derby win for Sunderland April 5, 2015

    London: Jermain Defoe made himself an instant Sunderland hero with a sensational volleyed goal to seal a vital 1-0 win over North East rivals Newcastle United in the Premier League on Sunday. Londoner Defoe, signed in January from MLS side Toronto to help Sunderland climb away from danger, sent a dipping...
  • EPL: Everton climb clear of relegation zone with Newcastle win March 16, 2015

    Everton moved six points clear of the relegation zone with a 3-0 victory over 10-man Newcastle in the Premier League on Sunday. James McCarthy set Everton on their way to just a second win in 13 league matches by netting the opener in the 20th minute. Romelu Lukaku doubled the lead from...
  • Papiss Cisse apologises for spitting row, Jonny Evans denies wrongdoing March 5, 2015

    Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse has apologised for his part in a spitting row involving Manchester United defender Jonny Evans during a Premier League match on Wednesday. Shortly after Northern Ireland's Evans issued a statement on Thursday saying he had not spat at Cisse following a first-half tangle in United's 1-0...
  • Young's late strike helps Manchester United beat Newcastle 1-0 in EPL March 5, 2015

    Ashley Young capitalized on a dreadful error by Newcastle goalkeeper Tim Krul and scored an 89th-minute goal to earn Manchester United a 1-0 win in the Premier League on Wednesday, tightening his team's grip on fourth place. Under pressure from Wayne Rooney, Krul miss-hit a hurried clearance along the ground and...
  • Time to put lowly Aston Villa under pressure, says Tim Sherwood March 1, 2015

    Tim Sherwood saw his Aston Villa side lose a seventh straight Premier League game on Saturday and then criticised predecessor Paul Lambert for letting the squad to have it too easy. Villa lost 1-0 at Newcastle United and the statistics make alarming reading for their fans, with the former European champions...
  • Manchester City rout Newcastle United 5-0 in EPL February 22, 2015

    Manchester City regained their attacking swagger in time for the visit of Barcelona in the Champions League by thrashing Newcastle 5-0 on Saturday, and trimming the gap to English Premier League leader Chelsea to five points. The champions were 3-0 ahead within 21 minutes through goals by Sergio Aguero - from...
  • Crystal Palace await FA action after coin thrown at Newcastle player February 12, 2015

    London: Crystal Palace were waiting to hear from the Football Association on Thursday on whether there would be any repercussions after a Palace fan threw a coin at Newcastle United captain Fabricio Coloccini on Wednesday. The coin hit Coloccini as he celebrated Newcastle's goal in their 1-1 draw at Selhurst Park...
  • Newcastle's Siem de Jong has surgery for collapsed lung February 11, 2015

    Newcastle United's Netherlands midfielder Siem de Jong has had surgery after suffering a collapsed lung and will be sidelined for eight weeks, the Premier League club said on Tuesday. The condition is similar to a complaint he had in 2013 when he was at Ajax Amsterdam. The 26-year-old had been out of...
  • Peter Crouch scores as Stoke draw 1-1 draw at Newcastle February 8, 2015

    Substitute Peter Crouch headed in a 90th-minute equaliser for Stoke in a 1-1 draw at Newcastle in a Premier League match between two mid-table teams on Sunday. Stoke threw on the former England striker after Jack Colback gave Newcastle the lead in the 74th, driving home a shot from the edge...
  • Eljero Elia's brace helps Southampton edge Newcastle 2-1 in EPL January 18, 2015

    Newcastle: Eljero Elia scored twice as third-place Southampton survived a late penalty appeal to beat Newcastle 2-1 on Saturday in the Premier League. The Dutchman, on loan from Werder Bremen, scored his first goal for the club with 14 minutes gone and then, after Yoan Gouffran had cancelled out his strike...
  • Oscar, Costa score as Chelsea beat Newcastle to take solo lead in EPL January 10, 2015

    London: A goal in each half from Oscar and Diego Costa handed Chelsea a 2-0 win over Newcastle on Saturday, a result that moves Jose Mourinho's side two points clear atop the Premier League. Newcastle began strongly and was denied the opening goal when Petr Cech made a superb low save...
  • New Crystal Palace boss Pardew defends his record at Newcastle January 8, 2015

    Alan Pardew has defended his record at Newcastle United saying the north east club "pulled above its weight" during his four, often turbulent, years in charge. Pardew was named as manager of his former playing club Crystal Palace on Saturday after Palace met the terms of a release clause in...
  • Newcastle's Steven Taylor to miss rest of the season January 3, 2015

    London: Newcastle United defender Steven Taylor confirmed that he will miss the rest of the season due to an achilles tendon injury. Taylor sustained the injury during his side's 3-3 draw with Burnley at St. James' Park in the English Premier League, reported Xinhua. The caretaker manager John Carver said after the...
  • Alan Pardew on verge of taking over at Crystal Palace December 30, 2014

    Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew is on the verge of taking over at Crystal Palace after being given permission to talk to his former club on Monday. Newcastle confirmed on their official website that Palace had made a formal approach to speak to Pardew about their managerial vacancy and they had...
  • Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse charged with violent conduct December 29, 2014

    London: Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse has been charged with violent conduct, the FA said in a statement on Monday referring to an incident in the Premier League match against Everton. The charge, which could lead to a three-match ban, came after a video review panel re-examined footage during which Cisse...
  • Rooney nets twice as Manchester United beat Newcastle 3-1 in Premier League December 26, 2014

    Wayne Rooney scored twice in the first half as resurgent Manchester United easily beat Newcastle 3-1 Friday to strengthen their grip on third place in the Premier League. Rooney was set up well by his team-mates for both goals as Radamel Falcao met a long cross into the area in the...
  • Newcastle United suffer keeper crisis, consider emergency loan December 18, 2014

    London: Newcastle United are facing a goalkeeping crisis and manager Alan Pardew is considering asking the Premier League about the possibility of an emergency loan. Already without Dutch international Tim Krul and Rob Elliott, both injured, Pardew has been relying on 21-year-old third-choice Jak Alnwick. Alnwick, who made his senior competitive debut...
  • Arsenal return to winning ways with win over Newcastle December 14, 2014

    London: Doubles from Olivier Giroud and Santi Cazorla gave Arsenal a 4-1 Premier League victory over Newcastle on Saturday, restoring unity at the Emirates Stadium after scattered fan discontent followed last weekend's loss at Stoke. Although Arsenal is still out of the top four, a sixth successive Premier League victory over...
  • Jose Mourinho rails at time-wasting fans and ball boys December 6, 2014

    London: Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho turned his ire on Newcastle United' fans and even the ball boys on Saturday after his side's 23-match unbeaten run was ended by a 2-1 Premier League defeat. The Portuguese, whose side were undone by Papiss Cisse's second-half double, accused the home fans of time-wasting. "I think...
  • EPL: Newcastle end Chelsea's undefeated run with a 2-1 win December 6, 2014

    Newcastle: Chelsea slipped to its first defeat of the season by losing 2-1 at Newcastle on Saturday, with substitute Papiss Cisse scoring both of the home side's goals in the second half. Cisse scored in the 57th and 78th minutes before Newcastle had defender Steven Taylor sent off in the 81st...
  • Chelsea seek record, Manchester City aim to keep up chase December 6, 2014

    Chelsea will try to stay unbeaten for a club record 24th straight match when they visit Newcastle United in the Premier League on Saturday having had little time to recover from their midweek win over Tottenham Hotspur. Jose Mourinho's men maintained their unbeaten start with a 3-0 home victory over Spurs...
  • EPL: Ayoze Perez gives Newcastle 1-0 victory over Liverpool November 1, 2014

    Ayoze Perez came on at halftime to score the winner for the second straight week as Newcastle beat a lackluster Liverpool 1-0 Saturday in the Premier League. Moussa Sissoko broke into Liverpool's penalty area in the 73rd minute at St. James' Park and tried to play in Remy Cabella. Alberto Moreno...
  • Newcastle United ready to give fans something to shout about: Alan Pardew October 30, 2014

    Newcastle United are finally ready to give their disgruntled fans something to shout about after they shocked holders Manchester City 2-0 to reach the quarter-finals of the League Cup, according to manager Alan Pardew. Much of Newcastle's season has been shrouded with discontentment from fans after they failed to win any...
  • Holders Manchester City exit League Cup to resurgent Newcastle October 30, 2014

    Manchester: Manchester City's defense of the League Cup was ended by a 2-0 home loss to Newcastle in the last 16 on Wednesday, with an injury to playmaker David Silva completing a miserable night for the out-of-form English champions. Tottenham and Southampton also won to reach the quarterfinals, where Chelsea and...
  • 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,...