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  • Newcastle might take something from ManCity game

    Feeling pretty low right now, but trying to take comfort from the fact we gave the likely Champions a helluva good game and could easily have taken a point from it.

    Shola Ameobi in Newcastle United v Manchester City - Premier League

    We weren't quite ‘at it' today and I have a feeling fatigue played a part, especially as the 2nd half wore on.

    We were pretty solid defensively but the m/f were largely preoccupied containing Citeh's attacking talent, and the supply to the front two …

  • Cissensational Newcastle United to storming through the Champions League

    We were simply the better team today. There was a confidence and swagger about the lads that we haven't really seen to date, and in spells during the 1st half in particular we played some lovely passing football and looked a really good side.

    Papiss Cisse celebrates scoring against Stoke City

    We're scoring goals for fun, and have conceded only one goal in our last 6 games, with 3 consecutive clean sheets. Colo and Santon were imperious, Williamson quietly efficient and even …

  • Newcastle satisfying and a thoroughly deserved win

    Liverpool started quicker than we did and created a few half chances with Bellamy getting far too much space and causing some problems for Jonas down our left.

    Cheik Tiote vies with Liverpool's Andy Carroll

    However, I thought we generally controlled the game in midfield, increasingly so as the game progressed, and over the course of the game we created more clearcut chances.

    We were never under any concerted pressure defensively, but Williamson and Perch were really good. They contained Carroll fairly …