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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 1Watford 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...

Souness welcomes 40-team World Cup concept

LONDON (Reuters) - Former Scotland captain Graeme Souness is backing the idea of expanding the World Cup to 40 teams if it helps maintain what he describes as "a golden age" for soccer.The idea, first seriously mooted by banned...
Jonjo Shelvey

Shelvey draws praise from team mates after solid debut

REUTERS - New signing Jonjo Shelvey has drawn praise from his Newcastle United team mates Moussa Sissoko and Georginio Wijnaldum after the midfielder impressed on debut in Saturday's 2-1 Premier League win over West Ham United.Shelvey, who joined from...
Jonjo Shelvey

Shelvey enjoys fine debut in much-needed Newcastle win

REUTERS - Newcastle United's new 12 million pound ($17.11 million) signing Jonjo Shelvey enjoyed a fine debut, contributing to both his side's goals, as the Premier League strugglers halted West Ham United's momentum with a nail-biting 2-1 win on...