The season may only be two games old but some interesting trends are developing for Newcastle’s strikers both within and away from the club. For big money arrival Aleksander Mitrovic, it has been a case of two games and two hastily received yellow cards amid questions over the Serbian’s temperament. For youth prospect Adam Armstrong, … More Could Adam Armstrong play a part for Newcastle United this season?
Newcastle are finally on the verge of signing Florian Thauvin from Marseille – taking their summer spend to £50million. They have been pursuing the 22-year-old winger all summer and the player’s desire to move to St James’ Park has kept their hopes alive. Toon are offering around £12m for Thauvin and are confident a deal … More Newcastle set to sign Marseille’s Florian Thauvin and take summer spending to £50m
Steve McClaren will not come down hard on Aleksandar Mitrovic after his second yellow card in six days. The Serbia striker was booked within seconds of his Premier League debut against Southampton and he picked up another caution after 90 seconds against Swansea when he clashed with Neil Taylor. When asked whether he would take … More Newcastle United boss Steve McClaren not worried about Aleksandar Mitrovic
Steve McClaren has hit back at Garry Monk’s claim that Newcastle United only turned up at the Liberty Stadium to kick his Swansea City side. The Magpies tried and failed to keep Jefferson Montero quiet during the 2-0 defeat in Wales with Daryl Janmaat sent off for two fouls on the Ecuador star. By the … More Steve McClaren hits back at Garry Monk: My Newcastle United side are not dirty
Newcastle United will assess injuries to both Siem De Jong and Moussa Sissoko, with the pair facing time in the treatment room. De Jong, just back from a collapsed lung, suffered a knock in training and did not make the journey to Wales for the 2-0 loss to Swansea City. And Sissoko injured his groin … More How long are Siem de Jong and Moussa Sissoko out for?
Daryl Janmaat has made a public apology after being sent off at Swansea. The Dutchman saw red for the second time in just three months after getting in a tangle with Jefferson Montero. The Ecuador star was on the end of a late challenge from Janmaat in the first half and was then pulled back … More Daryl Janmaat says sorry for ‘stupid’ red card as Newcastle United crash to defeat
Chancel Mbemba has revealed his hurt at being accused of having THREE birthdays in three different years. Newcastle’s new £8million defender has hit back at claims he is older than his official age of 21. Kinshasa-born Mbemba has admitted he underwent bone tests to prove he was born on August 8th 1994. The DR Congo … More Newcastle’s Chancel Mbemba: Three birthdays “misinformation” about me has been blown apart by bone tests