Newcastle United 2014/15 Season Preview

Newcastle United 2014/15 Season Preview

The mood on Tyneside is difficult to judge going into the season, given the existing precarious nature of Alan Pardew's position as manager, but the new signings have given the fanbase a boost. It has been a decent pre season for the Magpies with their win over Schalke being a particular highlight as it showed their prowess in the final third, especially the pace and power they possess on the counter. This could be a style of play they use …
Newcastle United - Was The Season A Success?

Newcastle United - Was The Season A Success?

This season has been an up and down one for Newcastle, with four men taking the headlines. The first would be Yohan Cabaye, who failed to secure a move last summer. The Frenchman became a key player for Newcastle again, until he was sold to PSG in January. Many point to Newcastle's downturn being down to the sale of Cabaye, but the problems run far deeper than that. Alan Pardew has never been fully accepted on Tyneside and this season …
Stoke City v Newcastle United Preview | Key Men, Stats & Team News

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

This match is going to have little effect on the Premier League table come the end of the season. Both sides are comfortable in mid table and will be looking forward to getting to the end of the season, with a top half finish constituting a good season for both clubs. Stoke are currently one place behind their visitors on Saturday and a win would see them close the gap to three points. If you consider Newcastle's recent form, it …
Sunderland Vs Newcastle United Preview | Stats, Key Men and Team News

Sunderland Vs Newcastle United Preview | Stats, Key Men and Team News

This weekend contains the Wear-Tyne derby, which is one of the most passionate fixtures of the whole season. Both sets of fans will want nothing more than to come out of the match with three points. Neither manager can afford to lose this match. Alan Pardew can't afford to lose back-to-back derbies, while Gus Poyet needs to get points on the board from somewhere. An early defeat to Newcastle could kill his Sunderland career before it's really begun.  Both sides …
Newcastle 1 Everton 2 | Match & Stats Report

Newcastle 1 Everton 2 | Match & Stats Report

Newcastle and Everton both fought hard to secure points at St. James' Park. A terrific free-kick from Leighton Baines and a another effort from Victor Anichebe sealed the win for Everton after Newcastle took an early lead through Papiss Cisse. Both sides had an equal share of the ball. Neither side strove to control the possession, and both seemed keen on quickly placing the ball in dangerous areas. The result was a possession split right down with middle, with half …