Can Newcastle Survive Relegation?

Can Newcastle Survive Relegation?

If you told Newcastle fans at the start of the season, that twelve games in, they would only be one point behind champions Chelsea, they'd have likely bitten your hand off. This is exactly where the Magpies find themselves, albeit at the wrong end of the table. Earning only ten points from their first dozen games is a poor return for a team that boasts some very promising players and some of the best fans in the United Kingdom. Manager …
Five Worst Premier League Signings This Summer

Five Worst Premier League Signings This Summer

Premier League clubs spent £870m this summer, which is an eye-watering amount considering we still struggle to compete in the European competitions. The new television deal means that the money spent on a yearly basis will continue to rise and it will become the norm for £1bn to be splashed out in one window. There are risks when it comes to transfers and that has been highlighted once again this summer as some of the new recruits have failed to …
Newcastle United v Chelsea Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

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

Win-less in the first six games of the season, Newcastle United and Steve McLaren welcome the champions to St.James' Park on Saturday with the hope of repeating last year's result and turn things around before it gets too late. The Magpies have made a dreadful start to the league campaign following a busy transfer window in the summer and a new manager on top of that, now languish in the bottom of the table with just 2 points on board. …
Newcastle United vs. Arsenal Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Newcastle United vs. Arsenal Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

On Saturday August 29th, Arsenal travel to St James' Park to take on Newcastle United.  After only picking up four points from their first three games, this is almost a must win game for the Gunners as they travel to the northeast.  Newcastle have also had a slow start to the season with only two points from three games.  The Magpies were able to get a point against both Manchester United and Southampton, but their 2-0 loss to Swansea leaves …
What Will Thauvin Bring to Newcastle?

What Will Thauvin Bring to Newcastle?

Florian Thauvin has been a long term target for Newcastle, who have tried to sign him twice before this summer. The mercurial winger will arrive in England with a bad reputation, due to his poor attitude and a self belief that borders on arrogence at times. The transfer is believed to be worth £12m, while Marseille will receive Remy Cabella, with a view to a permanent deal. The view in France is that Newcastle are overpaying for a player voted …