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Seismic shift in Premier League relegation odds – Newcastle now favourites to go down

VERY interesting to see how the Premier League relegation odds are looking after the first two matches on Sunday afternoon. The final games / results of the weekend that affect the relegation battle. For Newcastle United fans, it is something that...
Newcastle - 2021-03-08 19:52:48

Sam Allardyce gives his excuses – Shocking game and West Brom fail to beat Newcastle United

Sam Allardyce v Steve Bruce. The two worst managers in the Premier League producing one of the worst spectacles of the season. Who could have guessed…" (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Sam Allardyce...
Newcastle - 2021-03-08 19:52:48

Steve Bruce ‘delighted’ as Newcastle United make it 2 wins in last 18 matches

I was steeling myself for the nonsense Steve Bruce would come out with if Newcastle United scraped a lucky 1-0 win at West Brom. The embarrassing media letting it happen, as they do pretty much every week, quite unbelievable the easy time they give...
Newcastle - 2021-03-08 19:52:48

3 Positives and 3 Negatives from West Brom 0 Newcastle 0

Sunday night ended West Brom 0 Newcastle 0. Ahead of each match we ask one of our writers to come up with 3 positives and 3 negatives following the game. This time it is David Punton. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle ||...
Newcastle - 2021-03-08 19:52:48

BBC Sport comments from neutrals about Steve Bruce and Newcastle after West Brom – Says it all

Really interesting reading through these BBC Sport comments following Newcastle’s painful draw at West Brom, totally lacking in any real desire to try and win the match. The comments from neutrals especially telling, especially with Fulham’s...
Newcastle - 2021-03-08 19:52:48

Steve Bruce makes astonishing admission

It was an ‘interesting’ Steve Bruce team selection on Sunday afternoon. The Newcastle United Head Coach keeping eight players from the team that drew 1-1 with Wolves, then choosing to play Paul Dummett instead of Jamal Lewis, with Jeff Hendrick...
Newcastle - 2021-03-08 19:52:48

Disastrous Fulham win at Liverpool exposes Steve Bruce negativity at West Brom

Scott Parker and his Fulham payers obviously didn’t read the script prepared by Steve Bruce. Bruce overseeing a noon kick-off horrendous negative Newcastle United set-up and display at West Brom. An appalling match away at a club that in reality...
Newcastle - 2021-03-08 19:52:48

Very interesting comments from West Brom fans about failure to beat Newcastle United

West Brom fans were split before Sunday’s match. Those who thought the game was already up and relegation a certainty, whilst others still clung to the hope that survival might just be possible. A win over Newcastle United would have taken the...
Newcastle - 2021-03-08 19:52:48

Please give us your Newcastle v West Brom player ratings after Sunday’s draw

We want all fans to give us your Newcastle v West Brom player ratings using our interactive system. Please rate all 13 players used and from that there will be generated the overall supporter marks for every player. Plus you can keep checking back...
Newcastle - 2021-03-08 19:52:48

‘Please, Steve. You don?t need this stick. Please just go.’

Hasn?t he gone yet" I don?t care how it happens (resignation or sacking) ? but why hasn?t Steve Bruce gone yet" Is this some bizarre spiteful joke by the Fat Controller on the Geordie nation" (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle...
Newcastle - 2021-03-08 19:52:48

Special Offer – Watch West Brom v Newcastle on Amazon Prime for free

You don’t get much in this life for free but you can watch the West Brom v Newcastle (Sunday 12 noon) Live TV match for absolutely nothing (sign up Amazon Prime are in the Premier League UK Live market and have the rights to two complete sets of...
Newcastle - 2021-03-07 19:53:22

Newcastle United need to ‘mind the gap’ on Sunday after Saturday’s results

Interesting to see how the Premier League is looking for Newcastle United after the latest set of matches on Saturday. For Newcastle fans, it could have been a lot worse. Thursday night had already seen the luck go Steve Bruce’s way, when Fulham...
Newcastle - 2021-03-07 19:53:22

Jamaal Lascelles may soon be borrowing from the Kevin Scott book of rallying calls

Somewhere in my house I have an old match programme from when I was a sporadically attending youngster supporting a poor Newcastle United side. The match in question is against Millwall in 1992, the penultimate home game of a season spent fighting...
Newcastle - 2021-03-07 19:53:22

Watch West Brom v Newcastle Live TV – Global channel listings for Sunday

Around the world, here are the channels you can watch West Brom v Newcastle Live TV. The global TV listings are featured below for local (to you) coverage on Sunday (12pm (UK) kick-off). Newcastle United needing to improve on a run of twelve...
Newcastle - 2021-03-07 19:53:22

Newcastle United exerting the pressure"

Newcastle - 2021-03-07 19:53:22

Independent analysis shows Newcastle United strengths and weaknesses under Steve Bruce

What would you say the main strengths and weaknesses of Newcastle United have been this season" Fair to say you will have a lengthy list when it comes to the weaknesses you have spotted, whilst strengths maybe a little bit more difficult to...
Newcastle - 2021-03-07 19:53:22

Delusions of hope at Newcastle United

This week has revealed to some extent, the level of confusion at Newcastle United that we had all suspected as fans. Steve Bruce has finally been called into question for speaking distastefully about others in / around the football club. Whilst...
Newcastle - 2021-03-07 19:53:22

Michael Owen considers consequences for two heavyweights – Sam Allardyce v Steve Bruce

Michael Owen has been looking at the big one on Sunday, the clash of the heavyweights. A fitting description anyway for Sam Allardyce and Steve Bruce, even if not their respective clubs these days. The heavyweight description applying to not just...
Newcastle - 2021-03-07 19:53:22

Lee Clark heads to North East Africa to take up new challenge

Lee Clark is off on an adventure. The former Newcastle United star who was one of Kevin Keegan’s Entertainers of the 90s, is off to North East Africa. Having managed the likes of Huddersfield, Birmingham and Blyth Spartans, Lee Clark has now...
Newcastle - 2021-03-07 19:53:22

Classic Newcastle Sky Sports debate today – You realise they don’t know what happened

Sky Sports were talking about Newcastle United today. Well, when I say Sky Sports were talking, obviously I mean some of their ‘expert’ pundits were debating NUFC. Not for the first time I was left wondering what on earth I had just watched /...
Newcastle - 2021-03-07 19:53:22

Further disturbing claims made about Steve Bruce following ‘coward’ episode

Steve Bruce remains in the spotlight. After their excellent scoop on Wednesday night revealing the Matt Ritchie episode with the NUFC Head Coach, The Mail have followed it up with more revelations. These revelations exposing what goes on with life...
Newcastle - 2021-03-06 19:53:11

Club confirm as many as 7 Newcastle United players could miss West Brom match

We had confirmation from the club on Friday morning that as many as seven Newcastle United players could be missing Sunday’s match at The Hawthorns. The relegation clash against Sam Allardyce and West Brom is a real six-pointer. A win for the...
Newcastle - 2021-03-06 19:53:11

A red card for Steve Bruce

The Mag invites submissions for the site from all Newcastle United fans, so here goes… After the training ground antics earlier this week, the increasingly perilous table position and Mike Ashley’s reluctance to allow money to be spent, I have...
Newcastle - 2021-03-06 19:53:11

Steve Bruce might not be wired up quite right – The evidence

All this criticism of Steve Bruce may just be proved to be unfair… It could well be that the poor man does not have both oars in the water, or be wired up quite right. When things are going badly on the field, most proper managers will cancel...
Newcastle - 2021-03-06 19:53:11

Steve Bruce tells Sky Sports he is looking for the ‘culprit’…

Steve Bruce has been doing his media duties on Friday morning. The Newcastle United Head Coach speaking to the various newspapers, radio and TV channels. Amongst those he spoke to were Sky Sports. (adsbygoogle =...
Newcastle - 2021-03-06 19:53:11

New Premier League plan would mean Newcastle United fans could attend last home game

As the situation currently stands, no Newcastle United fans will be allowed into St James Park until the 2021/22 season at the earliest. Last month, the exit lockdown plan from the Government, put in place provisional plans which will allow...
Newcastle - 2021-03-06 19:53:11

Shambles at Newcastle United

As this Newcastle United season continues to go from the bad to the downright ridiculous, I was always wondering when the customary discontent and rumblings behind the scenes would rear their ugly heads. Whenever a club is in trouble, stories...
Newcastle - 2021-03-06 19:53:11

Colleagues react after Mike Ashley and Steve Bruce ban Newcastle United journalist

Mike Ashley is no stranger to banning journalists during his almost 14 years owning Newcastle United. Indeed, the NUFC owner has banned certain newspapers altogether for months on end. The club’s fractious style relationship with the media in...
Newcastle - 2021-03-06 19:53:11

Mike Ashley releases official statement on Newcastle United Takeover arbitration

Mike Ashley has released an official statement on Friday morning, regarding the Newcastle United Takeover arbitration. Ashley releasing the statement via the football club, revealing that he / Newcastle United have lost out on a High Court...
Newcastle - 2021-03-06 19:53:11

Steve Bruce blusters ‘This so-called journalist has had his 24 hours’

Just a normal week at Newcastle United, a player calling the NUFC Head Coach a coward and then having refused to see him until three days later, 60 year old Steve Bruce responding by barging into Matt Ritchie with his shoulder at the training...
Newcastle - 2021-03-06 19:53:11

This current shambles I can’t help but think of what Danny Rose said about Steve Bruce

Danny Rose didn’t do a lot when he was at Newcastle United. The loan defender never even looking interested in getting fully fit, never mind giving his all for Newcastle. Danny Rose had came to St James Park so he could play some football, in...
Newcastle - 2021-03-05 19:53:33

What Wednesday night revelations tell us about great man-manager Steve Bruce

The breaking Newcastle United news on  Wednesday night was that a ?sensational? training ground altercation had taken place between Steve Bruce and Matt Ritchie. You could be forgiven for thinking that Bruce is one of those managers known for...
Newcastle - 2021-03-05 19:53:33

Revealing new stats – Which Newcastle players do (and don’t) create the chances (oh dear...

We all know which Newcastle United players do (and don’t) score the goals. Of 27 Premier League goals this season in 26 matches, Callum Wilson (10), Miguel Almiron (4) and ASM (2). The entire rest of the NUFC squad have scored only 10 (Man Utd...
Newcastle - 2021-03-05 19:53:33

Newcastle United eyes now hopefully looking at Craven Cottage and Hawthorns tonight

Newcastle United, what a football club… Timeline – Thursday 4 March 2021 at 6pm. My Newcastle United eyes now having to look hopefully at Craven Cottage and The Hawthorns in a few hours time. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle...
Newcastle - 2021-03-05 19:53:33

Latest shameful Steve Bruce antics and even journalist ally distances himself – Bruce’s...

Newcastle - 2021-03-05 19:53:33

We don?t need a superstar Newcastle United manager

Like all fans, especially those who are old enough to remember him as our captain and then Newcastle United manager, I was really sorry to hear about the death of Glenn Roeder. Not only did he dedicate a large part of his professional career to our...
Newcastle - 2021-03-05 19:53:33

When the answer is Jeff Hendrick at Newcastle United, you have to wonder what the question is

Jeff Hendrick arrived at Newcastle United in August 2020. The kind of signing where you have heard of him, kind of know who he is, but if asked to describe his style of play and what he actually does, you would struggle to come up with anything of...
Newcastle - 2021-03-04 19:58:38

Is the fate of Newcastle United already sealed"

Newcastle - 2021-03-04 19:58:38

Massive bust-up at Newcastle United as player labels Steve Bruce a ‘coward’ – Repo...

Amazing reports coming out on Wednesday night regarding Steve Bruce in dispute with his players. The exclusive from The Mail stating that Steve Bruce was called a ‘coward’ by one Newcastle player and then he (Bruce) responded by physically...
Newcastle - 2021-03-04 19:58:38

Newcastle United release Wednesday training ground update ahead of West Brom

Today (Wednesday 4 March) has seen Newcastle United release their latest training ground update. The images released showing Newcastle United players training ahead of Sunday’s match at The Hawthorns. Newcastle travelling for a 12 noon kick-off...
Newcastle - 2021-03-04 19:58:38

Will Mike Ashley pay me the money he owes and if not will I get a place on the NUFC board"

Newcastle - 2021-03-04 19:58:38

Super Computer rates Newcastle United chances of beating West Brom and relegation probability

Interesting overview of Newcastle United for the season and Sunday’s match against West Brom. The super computer model predictions are based on the FiveThirtyEight revision to the Soccer Power Index, which is a rating mechanism for football teams...
Newcastle - 2021-03-04 19:58:38

Total blindspot for Newcastle United as this could send them down

Newcastle United currently stand seventeenth in the Premier League. At the moment Sheffield United look sure to go down. Then  West Brom are knocking bets to join them but a very lucky win against Brighton has given them some small hope, which if...
Newcastle - 2021-03-04 19:58:38

Jamie Carragher full explanation on total chaos and goal conceded after Steve Bruce substitution

Jamie Carragher has been looking back on the 1-1 draw at St James Park on Saturday night. The match ending 1-1, Jamaal Lascelles giving Newcastle United a 52nd minute lead. Only for Neves to equalise on 73 minutes, a point each was probably fair...
Newcastle - 2021-03-03 19:52:49

If only Steve Bruce had had his best attacking players available this season…Oh!!

Steve Bruce has been very successful this season. Obviously I don’t mean on the pitch, that has been a tough watch for Newcastle fans. Instead, I mean the success Steve Bruce has had in getting his messages out in the media, his excuses for the...
Newcastle - 2021-03-03 19:52:49

Newcastle United takeover talks halted by Mike Ashley after Tuesday news – Report

Newcastle United takeover talks have been put on hold until further notice. This news reported on Tuesday morning following an official statement by the club. That official statement (see below) had seen Newcastle United confirm that Allan...
Newcastle - 2021-03-03 19:52:49

Newcastle United official statement on Miguel Almiron and Saint-Maximin injuries – Tuesday upd...

Newcastle United have released an official statement update on the Miguel Almiron and Allan Saint-Maximin (and Emil Krafth) injuries on Tuesday morning. The trio all forced off against Wolves due to injuries they picked up. The ‘good’ news is...
Newcastle - 2021-03-03 19:52:49

Callum Wilson desperate for Newcastle return ‘I don?t want another relegation on my CV’

Callum Wilson started 20 of the first 22 Premier League matches of the 2020/21 season. Missing the 2-0 home defeat to Chelsea in November through injury, whilst rested and not leaving the bench in December’s 2-0 defeat at Man City. The other 20...
Newcastle - 2021-03-03 19:52:49

A tall story from Peter Crouch when asked about relegation and Newcastle United

Peter Crouch has been talking about the relegation situation. How it stands after the weekend’s results, with only 12 rounds of Premier League games to play. The question put to Peter Crouch, is who joins West Brom and Sheffield United in going...
Newcastle - 2021-03-02 19:54:16

Premier League relegation odds shift after Newcastle 1 Wolves 1 and other weekend results

Interesting to see how the Premier League relegation odds are looking after the latest set of matches at the weekend. For Newcastle United fans, it was a case of what could have been. In the end a pretty fair result against Wolves, however, of...
Newcastle - 2021-03-02 19:54:16

Richard Keys at his pathetic ‘best’ with latest attack on Newcastle United fans

Richard Keys is at it again. The embarrassing and ridiculous presenter back on his favourite topic. Namely, having a go at Newcastle United fans. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The latest Richard Keys...
Newcastle - 2021-03-02 19:54:16

Joelinton getting a fair hearing"

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); For much of his Newcastle career, Joelinton has struggled as the sole striker in a 5-4-1 formation. Isolated and out of position, there have been countless games where he has been...
Newcastle - 2021-03-02 19:54:16

Newcastle v Wolves player ratings results from NUFC fans – Strong messages

The results of the Newcastle v Wolves player ratings by fans. Always interested to see what supporters have collectively made of the latest performance, when using our interactive ratings system. Each player marked out of 10 and the averages...
Newcastle - 2021-03-02 19:54:16

I feel sorry for Steve Bruce – Playing devil’s advocate here

Following another ?good first half performance? for Steve Bruce, he is once again faced with injury woes. After Callum Wilson, Almiron and Allan Saint-Maximin are arguably, in my opinion, our most important players (goals win games). Almiron has...
Newcastle - 2021-03-02 19:54:16

Lee Clark verdict on Newcastle United sacking Steve Bruce – If going to do it, do it now

Lee Clark has been talking about Steve Bruce after his record stretched to two wins in the last seventeen matches, following the draw with Wolves. Only nine points picked up from the last possible forty five, which is relegation form in anybody’s...
Newcastle - 2021-03-02 19:54:16

Wolves fans with scathing comments after drawing 1-1 with Newcastle United

Wolves fans have been reflecting on Saturday night’s match at St James Park. A match with plenty of incident seeing Jamaal Lascelles giving Newcastle the lead in the 52nd minute. Only for Neves to equalise on 73 minutes, then both sides with...
Newcastle - 2021-03-02 19:54:16

Please give us your Newcastle v Wolves player ratings after Saturday’s draw

We want all fans to give us your Newcastle v Wolves player ratings using our interactive system. Please rate all 14 players used and from that there will be generated the overall supporter marks for every player. Plus you can keep checking back to...
Newcastle - 2021-03-01 19:54:14

Nuno rues 50,000 Newcastle United fans not there to see ‘thrilling game of football’

I must admit, I really like Nuno. The Wolves boss one of the many great characters coming from overseas who have enhanced the game in England. Overseas managers with different ideas, producing teams that play in varying interesting styles, I also...
Newcastle - 2021-03-01 19:54:14

We’ll never forget the Glenn Roeder shuffle – Sad news as Newcastle United cult hero die...

Very sad news on Sunday that Glenn Roeder has died at the age of 65. Amongst others, Newcastle United confirming the news in an official statement (see below). In 2003, Glenn Roeder suffered a brain tumour when managing West Ham but battled back...
Newcastle - 2021-03-01 19:54:14

Newcastle 1 Wolves 1 – Match ratings and comments on all the NUFC players

We asked Davey Hat-Trick to give us his match ratings after Newcastle 1 Wolves 1. A familiar result against this opposition, which I guess I?ll take, but we could have won this with a little more luck and a lot more composure. I thought it was a...
Newcastle - 2021-03-01 19:54:14

After 1-1 draw Steve Bruce insists Arsenal and Wolves are still in relegation battle

With 13 games of the season to go, Arsenal are still worried about the possibility of relegation. Wolves are also concerned about the drop as they move into March, Nuno’s side have 12 matches still to play. Just in case you are wondering, these...
Newcastle - 2021-03-01 19:54:14

Steve Bruce confirms what kind of injuries 3 Newcastle United players suffered against Wolves

In the previous home match against Southampton, three Newcastle United players were forced off through injury. Newcastle fans left wondering when, if ever, they will next see this season on the pitch – Callum Wilson, Fabian Schar and Javier...
Newcastle - 2021-03-01 19:54:14

Newcastle 1 Wolves 1 Match Report – “And I couldn?t be bothered to listen to the rest...

On the basis of results between the two clubs, there hasn?t been a lot between Newcastle United and Wolverhampton Wanderers over the past few years. Neither side has dominated in the last five games, which have all finished 1-1. On one occasion I...
Newcastle - 2021-03-01 19:54:14

Steve Bruce throws Newcastle players under a bus – Blames individuals for not beating Wolves

His friends claim man-management is the best quality Steve Bruce brings to the table as a football boss. After his words and actions on Saturday, I would hate to see what they would list as Bruce’s worst qualities… Steve Bruce electing to...
Newcastle - 2021-03-01 19:54:14

3 Positives and 3 Negatives from Newcastle 1 Wolves 1 on Saturday night

Saturday night’s match ended Newcastle 1 Wolves 1. Ahead of each match we ask one of our writers to come up with 3 positives and 3 negatives following the game. Newcastle the better side in the first half, eventually taking the lead seven...
Newcastle - 2021-03-01 19:54:14

Mrs Brown’s Boys finally has competition – Presenting Mr Bruce’s Boys

Mrs Brown’s Boys has set a standard that most people never dreamed could be matched. The ‘comedy’ show attracting millions of viewers and becoming a huge hit. It is a show that many neutrals find difficult to understand, in terms of why...
Newcastle - 2021-02-28 19:53:15

Steve Bruce media friends rush to rescue as they move goalposts on measuring success

How do you measure success at St James Park for Steve Bruce" Well when he arrived in July 2019 the then new Head Coach said that it wasn’t acceptable for Newcastle United to see avoiding relegation as any kind of success. Instead, Steve Bruce...
Newcastle - 2021-02-28 19:53:15

Watch Newcastle v Wolves Live TV – The global channel listings for Saturday

Around the world, here are the channels you can watch Newcastle v Wolves Live TV. The global TV listings are featured below for local (to you) coverage on Saturday (8pm (UK) kick-off). Steve Bruce and his team looking to turn around an abysmal run...
Newcastle - 2021-02-28 19:53:15

Confirmed Newcastle team v Wolves – Dubravka, Joelinton, Shelvey, Krafth all start

The Newcastle United team v Wolves has just been confirmed. Newcastle kicking off their match at St James Park at 8pm on Saturday night. Steve Bruce hoping to improve on a record of two wins and twelve defeats (and two draws) in the last sixteen...
Newcastle - 2021-02-28 19:53:15

Why Jonjo Shelvey views on Steve Bruce are spot on – This is what Bruce’s former player ...

Until recently, my son, a one time season ticket holder at St James Park, was employed by an iconic football club, not in the Premier League, but British. He had close contacts with football clubs and was fortunate enough to be privy to the views...
Newcastle - 2021-02-28 19:53:15

Ultimate Sam Allardyce nightmare looms for Newcastle United fans after dramatic win

The considerable shadow of Sam Allardyce is now falling over Newcastle United. A bizarre Saturday afternoon match, unleashing the possibility of an ultimate nightmare for Newcastle United fans. A nightmare that has the face of Sam Allardyce...
Newcastle - 2021-02-28 19:53:15

Newcastle United takeover – Death by a thousand cuts

If it wasn’t dead already, then we now know the PIF Newcastle United takeover deal is dead. Not sleeping, not resting after a long squawk, its dead. Firstly, the news that the U.S. officially points the finger at Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin...
Newcastle - 2021-02-28 19:53:15

Newcastle 1 Wolves 1 – Instant NUFC fan/writer reaction to Saturday night’s draw

Newcastle 1 Wolves 1 – Saturday 27 February 8pm We asked a number of our regular writers to give us a brief instant reaction after the final whistle. An incident packed match that either side could have won, though both sides having to settle...
Newcastle - 2021-02-28 19:53:15

Premier League weekend schedule laid out with best and worst outcomes for Newcastle United

The Premier League kicks off again this Saturday afternoon. Man City v West Ham kicking things off as the lunchtime match. Later on Saturday at 8pm, Newcastle United taking on Wolves at St James Park. (adsbygoogle =...
Newcastle - 2021-02-28 19:53:15

Predicted Newcastle team v Wolves has these two changes

Looking ahead to Sunday night’s Newcastle team v Wolves. Steve Bruce comes into this game on the back of a sixteen game run with only two victories. Twelve defeats and two draws, a bleak run of form these past two and a half...
Newcastle - 2021-02-28 19:53:15

Steve Bruce press conference – Asked about relegation and makes bizarre claims

An interesting Steve Bruce press conference on Friday morning. The Newcastle United Head Coach talking to journalists ahead of the next game. With Newcastle set to host Wolves on Saturday night, a match with an 8pm kick-off ...
Newcastle - 2021-02-27 19:53:17
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