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

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

Everton will be looking to build on their Europa League win during the week with victory over Newcastle United at Goodison Park on Sunday. Everton left it late to defeat Dynamo Kiev on Thursday night but their win ensures they remain the only English team with a good chance of staying in Europe beyond the current round. They are still in the bottom half of the league however and will want to put some distance between themselves and the relegation …
Manchester United v Newcastle Preview | Key Men, Stats & Team News

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

The traditional Boxing Day match sees a Manchester United now in title contention host Newcastle who are fresh off another derby defeat. After a tricky opening to the season as both manager and players were adapting to another change, van Gaal’s tactics are now producing results. United have yet to hit a consistent run of impressive performances, but despite not always playing well they have picked up results. That, however, wasn’t the case against Aston Villa last Saturday when they …
Newcastle United vs Hull City Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

Newcastle United vs Hull City Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

At St James' Park this weekend, the two teams playing have had very differing starts to the season. Newcastle have continued their poor form from last season and find themselves already in 20th position. Although it's very early in the campaign, it looks like it could be a long season for the Geordies unless something changes as they have yet to show anything to suggest their fortunes will turn anytime soon. Meanwhile Hull City fans will be hoping that Steve …
Do Colback and Delph Deserve England Call?

Do Colback and Delph Deserve England Call?

England have given midfield pair Jack Colback and Fabian Delph their first call ups to the national side in the first squad after the World Cup. Given the retirements of Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard, Roy Hodgson will be experimenting with different combinations in the middle of the park. Jordan Henderson and Jack Wilshere will be favourites to become key players in the England side, but there is now an opportunity for some of the other English midfielders playing regularly …
Jack Colback - Was It Wise To Cross The Tyne-Wear Divide?

Jack Colback - Was It Wise To Cross The Tyne-Wear Divide?

This week, Jack Colback has become the first man to join Newcastle United from rivals Sunderland since Paul Bracewell in 1992. It has already sparked controversy with Sunderland stating the move left a 'bitter taste' in their mouth. The Killingworth born midfielder is a boyhood Newcastle fan and he has said that he was motivated by that to make the move to St James' Park. It's clear that is won't be easy to win over the Newcastle fans for Colback, …
What's Next For Five EPL Players Out of Contract? | Sagna, Lescott...

What's Next For Five EPL Players Out of Contract? | Sagna, Lescott...

The end of the season is very near and clubs need to start planning their summer transfer business early to prevent a poor start to the next campaign. This has proven to be a problem for several sides in the past, costing managers their jobs in process, therefore it's crucial for clubs, especially near the bottom, to have a good start to the season. There are a lot of players in the Premier League who haven't got a contract for …