Chancel Mbemba interview: Newcastle new boy on THAT Tuxedo, his electrician past and lots more

Chancel Mbemba has vowed to keep wearing his famous tuxedo for Newcastle games. The suit and bow tie combo — hastily bought from a Next store after manager Steve McClaren ordered his players to turn up at St James’ Park looking smart — has been a huge hit. The Congolese defender strolled up for his … More Chancel Mbemba interview: Newcastle new boy on THAT Tuxedo, his electrician past and lots more

Sammy Ameobi explains reason why he left Newcastle, discusses McClaren expectations

Sammy Ameobi says he needs to ‘grow up’ whilst on loan with Cardiff City. Winger Sammy Ameobi has told Wales Online that he signed for Cardiff City this summer in order to ‘grow up’ away from his hometown of Newcastle. Ameobi, 23, was born on Tyneside, and came up through the academy with the Magpies … More Sammy Ameobi explains reason why he left Newcastle, discusses McClaren expectations

Andros Townsend wants Tottenham stay, club willing to sell for £12 million

Townsend looks to be on the way out of White Hart Lane, with the Standard claiming that Spurs will listen to offers for him should they be in the region of £12 million. However, the winger himself does not want to leave, and it is stated that he wants to prove to Mauricio Pochettino he … More Andros Townsend wants Tottenham stay, club willing to sell for £12 million

Former Newcastle United striker Michael Owen backs club to be surprise of the season

Former England international striker Michael Owen has given his tip for the surprise package of the Premier League season in 2015-16. Swansea City and Southampton probably took the accolade last term, after performing way above expectations. This year Owen believes that it will be his former club Newcastle United who surprise a few. Speaking to … More Former Newcastle United striker Michael Owen backs club to be surprise of the season

Byram contract talks back on despite Newcastle scouting team being at first game

Leeds United and Sam Byram are back in talks about an extension to his contract amid further indications that the winger wants to stay at Elland Road this season. United have instigated fresh discussions with Byram’s agent in the past fortnight and the 21-year-old is understood to have told the club that he is not … More Byram contract talks back on despite Newcastle scouting team being at first game

Newcastle United’s Coloccini and Mbemba in the box seat to start clash with Swansea City

Newcastle United boss Steve McClaren is confident that his centre-back pairing of Fabricio Coloccini and Chancel Mbemba will soon get into the swing of life together in the heart of his defence. McClaren raised eyebrows when handing the pair starts in the 2-2 draw with Southampton, with Mbemba in particular winning plenty of plaudits after … More Newcastle United’s Coloccini and Mbemba in the box seat to start clash with Swansea City