Newcastle United v Liverpool Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Newcastle United v Liverpool Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Steve McLaren's stuttering Newcastle United will host an upbeat Liverpool on Sunday evening at St. James Park in what promises to be a crucial month for both sides in terms of setting the tone for the second half of the season. Newcastle United find themselves closer to the bottom of the pile than ever, in 19th position and just with 10 points accrued from 14 games, it's time they got their act together. Conceding 8 in the last two games, …
Premier League 2015/16 | Team Of The Season So Far

Premier League 2015/16 | Team Of The Season So Far

With fans mourning the international break throughout the world for various reasons, it's only fair to look back on what's happened in English football till the last weekend and try to find out who's been good at their jobs and who's not been. Although, the season as a whole has not quite been the most scintillating and nerve-wracking in recent times, it's had its fair share of surprising victories and shocking defeats in these opening twelve weeks. So, as far …
Liverpool vs Crystal Palace Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Liverpool vs Crystal Palace Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

These two clubs have both started well and find themselves in the top half of the table, which gives them a platform to push on over the winter. Liverpool will have hopes of pushing for the top four, especially with Jurgen Klopp at the club and the performance that they gave against Chelsea. Meanwhile, Alan Pardew has continued to do a good job at Selhurst Park and they will be boosted after getting better of the goalless draw against Manchester …
North by Northeast

North by Northeast

For the first time, two, bitter local rivals have something in common. They’re in disarray. Both Newcastle and Sunderland find themselves marooned on two points from six games, winless, propping up the Premier League. The Geordies sit in 19th, the Mackems in 20th. Technically, the former has the bragging rights. Scant consolation, pet. To the passing outsider, this state of affairs may appear somewhat shocking. Newcastle have been considered, rightly or wrongly, a top side for a long time. As …
Premier League Preview - Match Day 6

Premier League Preview - Match Day 6

A shock defeat of last season's Premier League-winning team, a debut goal for Manchester United's new striker, a Watford goal... last weekend in the Premier League had it all. What can we expect for next weekend, the sixth round of games, in the Premier League? Allow your friends at BookieSmash to make some predictions. It doesn't get any easier for Chelsea. After that Saturday-afternoon defeat by Everton, at a time when some kids were still watching cartoons, comes an encounter …
Crystal Palace Can Push On From Last Season

Crystal Palace Can Push On From Last Season

There is certain optimism about Crystal Palace. They’re no longer considered a team that will be relegation battlers and will only be competing to stay in the top flight. Instead, Palace have shown over the last two seasons, under two different managers, that they have the team and the heart to do considerably better. Pardew left Newcastle United last season for Crystal Palace, a move that many didn’t understand given the difference in positions of the two clubs at the …
Are Newcastle United Really Changing?

Are Newcastle United Really Changing?

After months of protests at St James' Park, Mike Ashley gave his first public interview to Sky Sports promising big changes and stating that he was going to remain until the club won a trophy. Newcastle fans were getting frustrated at the club neglecting cup competitions and that view has changed, at least publicly with Steve McClaren and various other club figures stating their desire to end the club's trophy drought. However the club are just one of two Premier …
Is Steve McClaren a good choice for Newcastle?

Is Steve McClaren a good choice for Newcastle?

After six months of searching for a new head coach, Newcastle are set to appoint Steve McClaren in the coming days according to a number of media sources, including the BBC who rarely report anything lacking substance. McClaren isn't the appointment that many Newcastle fans were hoping for, but he comes with a great recommendation from Graham Carr and it is believed he will be backed substantially in the transfer market over the coming months. The former England manager arrives …
Page: 1 2 3 4 6