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  • Dutch World Cup defender Janmaat joins Newcastle July 18, 2014

    Newcastle United have signed Dutch World Cup defender Daryl Janmaat on a six-year-deal 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 24-year-old 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 six-year contract, the Premier League club said on Sunday. The 24-year-old Cabella was a member of the French World Cup squad in Brazil but did not play a match as the team reached the quarter-finals. "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 one-year deal with Australia's Melbourne City, the A-League club said on Tuesday after securing their second major international signing in a week. The Manchester City-owned club last week announced the recruitment of Spain's all-time 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 24-year-old has signed a long-term contract at St James' Park, with his contract at Sunderland due to expire this summer. Colback, a former England under-20 international, made over...
  • Liverpool fail to win EPL title despite win over Newcastle May 12, 2014

    England: Liverpool came up short in their bid for a first league title in 24 years despite a come-from-behind 2-1 win over nine-man Newcastle that left the team two points behind champion Manchester City on Sunday. With City winning 2-0 against West Ham, even a victory at Anfield would not have...
  • 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 3-0 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 3-0 home win against an increasingly woeful Newcastle United on Monday. With two Premier League games remaining, Arsenal have 73 points, four clear of fifth-placed Everton who lost 2-0 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 4, 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...
  • Pardew sent to stands after head-butting incident March 2, 2014

    HULL: Newcastle manager Alan Pardew was sent to the stands to watch his team beat Hull 4-1 Saturday in the Premier League after appearing to head-butt Hull midfielder David Meyler. The incident happened after 72 minutes, with Newcastle winning 3-1, when Meyler barged into Pardew as he looked to retrieve the...
  • 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 hat-trick for the club to produce a routine 3-0 victory over struggling Newcastle on Saturday. The Belgium winger netted twice in seven-minutes, during an eye-catching attacking spell in the first-half. 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 three-year deal after his second spell at the Premier League club in which they made no permanent signings for the first-team squad. Kinnear, 67, had come under fire after Newcastle, who were thrashed 3-0 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 3-0 at Newcastle in Premier League February 1, 2014

    Newcastle: Sunderland powered to a 3-0 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 2-0 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 23-year-old 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 3-1 win over West Ham; Crystal Palace beat Stoke January 19, 2014

    London: Newcastle ended a three-match losing streak in the Premier League with a 3-1 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 2-0 to top table January 13, 2014

    Newcastle: Edin Dzeko's first half goal and Alvaro Negredo's tap-in during added time gave Manchester City a 2-0 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...
  • Man United search first win in 2014, City travel to Newcastle January 10, 2014

    London: The threat of a fourth consecutive defeat is looming large for Manchester United and their manager David Moyes, yet the beleaguered Scot feels things are on the verge of turning for his struggling side. Swansea City return to Old Trafford for the second time in a week on Saturday, buoyed...
  • Arsenal beat Newcastle 1-0 to regain top spot in Premier League December 29, 2013

    England: Olivier Giroud ensured that Arsenal will finish the year at the top of the Premier League standings by scoring the winner for the Gunners in a 1-0 win at Newcastle on Sunday. The France striker ended a run of seven matches without a goal when he broke the deadlock with...
  • Newcastle eye top-four spot against Arsenal; Chelsea meet red-hot Liverpool December 27, 2013

    Exactly a year to the day since losing 7-3 at Arsenal, resurgent Newcastle United can move into the top four of the Premier League if they exact revenge for that painful defeat at St James' Park on Sunday. The Gunners head to the north-east to face Alan Pardew's in-form side as...
  • Remy scores twice as Newcastle thrash Stoke 5-1 in Premier League December 26, 2013

    Newcastle: French striker Loic Remy netted twice Thursday as Newcastle routed nine-man Stoke 5-1 in the Premier League to stay within striking distance of the top four. Stoke went ahead in the 29th minute but faced a nearly impossible task after Glenn Whelan earned a second yellow card in the 40th...
  • EPL: Festive period will have huge say in the title race December 23, 2013

    With the festive period in English Premier League now well and truly upon us, the stock of number of clubs will change match after match now. While elsewhere in Europe the major football leagues are preparing to take their winter break, there will be no breather for the EPL clubs...