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Swansea vs Newcastle United | Match Preview - Sissoko & Michu stats

Swansea vs Newcastle United | Match Preview - Sissoko & Michu stats

A resurgent Newcastle side travel to south Wales tomorrow looking to break in to the top ten for the first time since November. Swansea are on a high after last weeks Capital One Cup victory and will be looking to take that momentum in to their clash with Alan Pardew's team. Newcastle have picked up 9 points from a possible 12 since their French revolution took place and are clawing their way up the table and away from the relegation …
Coleman: Swansea would cope without Laudrup | Stats compared to Rodgers

Coleman: Swansea would cope without Laudrup | Stats compared to Rodgers

Wales manager Chris Coleman believes Swansea will continue to thrive as a club regardless of whether Michael Laudrup stays with the club or not. [caption id="attachment_24611" align="alignright" width="180"] Will Laudrup be the one to lead Swansea in to Europe next season?[/caption] Laudrup has recently guided Swansea to their first major trophy after beating Bradford 5-0 in the Capital One Cup final, which has increased speculation over his future. Coleman, an ex-Swansea defender, said to BBC Sport: "Hopefully they don't lose him, …
David Gill to Step Down as Chief Executive at Manchester United

David Gill to Step Down as Chief Executive at Manchester United

Manchester United have confirmed that chief executive David Gill will step down from his role at the end of the season. Gill will officially leave his post on 30th June, but will remain a director at the club. Executive vice chairman Ed Woodward will take on the responsibility of chief executive.. Gill released a statement saying: "It has been the greatest privilege to serve Manchester United for 16 wonderful years – the last 10 of which as its chief executive. …
Ben Arfa Boost For Newcastle | Creativity Stats

Ben Arfa Boost For Newcastle | Creativity Stats

[caption id="attachment_13689" align="alignright" width="180"] Ben Arfa will be key in Newcastle's attempt to climb up the table.[/caption] Newcastle have welcomed Hatem Ben Arfa back to full training after more than two months on the sidelines, Alan Pardew has confirmed. Newcastle have struggled with injuries this season but the return of Ben Arfa means Pardew now has the luxury of naming a full strength side. Pardew told Sky Sports: "We are looking well and Hatem Ben Arfa has come back. I am sure our fans …
Tottenham vs Newcastle United | Match Preview

Tottenham vs Newcastle United | Match Preview

Newcastle's French revolution will take on Tottenham in the early kick off on Saturday as they look to continue their mini revival. Since the influx of French signings on Tyneside, Alan Pardew's side have won back to back games against Aston Villa and Chelsea which has seen them move away from the relegation zone. They will face a Spurs side who are currently unbeaten in nine Premier League games as they look to establish themselves as top four regulars. Spurs will …
Coloccini Future Still In Doubt

Coloccini Future Still In Doubt

Newcastle captain Fabricio Coloccini could still leave the club in the summer after admitting the idea of returning of Argentina 'still exists'. The defender was close to completing a move to hometown club San Lorenzo in the January transfer window, but Newcastle manager Alan Pardew confirmed his captain would stay at the club until at least the end of the season. [caption id="attachment_25881" align="alignleft" width="126"] Newcastle could still lose their captain in the summer.[/caption] Coloccini has pledged to give his …