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Newcastle United and Aston Villa – an inevitable decline

After completion of match week 30 of the Premier League, two iconic clubs in English football face the scary prospect of relegation. Aston Villa, one of the five English teams to have won the European Cup and boasting of the...

Newcastle appoint Rafa Benitez as manager on 3 year contract

Rafa Benitez has signed a 3-year contract to take over as Newcastle United manager after Steve McClaren finally got sacked after a string of poor results. McClaren has faced immense criticism in recent weeks as Newcastle find themselves second...

Newcastle United’s big signings: Yay or Nay?

The winter transfer window ended rather peacefully and stagnant for the biggies of the Premier League. But somewhere in the deepest trenches of the Premier League table, a team cladding white and black hope desperately on their attempts at...

Townsend says Newcastle are his main focus now

(Reuters) - Winger Andros Townsend says his main focus now is to keep struggling Newcastle United in the Premier League even if he hopes the move from Tottenham Hotspur also helps him back into the England squad. Newcastle signed Townsend,...

Newcastle sign Townsend from Spurs

LONDON (Reuters) - Newcastle United have completed the signing of Andros Townsend from Tottenham Hotspur on a five-and-a-half-year deal, the Premier League clubs said on Wednesday. The 24-year-old winger was a regular in the England squad last season, but has...

Newcastle agree 12 million pound fee for Spurs’ Townsend – reports

Reuters) - Newcastle United have agreed to sign out-of-favour Tottenham Hotspur winger Andros Townsend for 12 million pounds ($17 million), British media reported on Tuesday. Townsend, 24, a regular in the England squad last season, has made just seven appearances...
Fabricio Coloccini

‘Too nice’ Newcastle need to win more tackles, says Coloccini

(Reuters) - Newcastle United players have probably been 'too nice' to their opposition and need to win more tackles to keep possession of the ball, captain Fabricio Coloccini has said. Saturday's 2-1 Premier League loss to Watford has left Steve...
Miguel Britos

Ighalo scores again as Watford pile misery on Newcastle

REUTERS - Watford 2 Newcastle United 1 Watford beat Newcastle United 2-1 in the Premier League on Saturday to keep the north-east club in the relegation zone. The prolific Odion Ighalo opened the scoring straight after halftime with his first goal...