Tag: Newcastle United

  • Defensive Returns Bolster Newcastle

    Alan Pardew’s depleted defensive unit has been bolstered by the impending return to fitness of Steven Taylor and Massadio Haidara. The duo are expected to be back in contention for selection for the Magpies next league game against Liverpool, at a time when Newcastle desperately need all their defenders fit and available.

    Steven Taylor attends a training session

    After a start to the season in which the Newcastle defence have conceded more goals than all but two of their Premier League

  • Aston Villa 1 – Newcastle United 2, match review

    After watching today's game I can see us progressing in terms of game play, but still plenty of rooms of improvement needed, as we could have won with greater margin where some opportunities are failed to convert into goal.

    Ben Arfa after the match against Aston Villa

    Ben Arfa once again our man of the match imho, while on the ball he's very dangerous with his movement and pace, and one golden opportunity has successfully converted into goal in 18th minutes.

    After the …

  • Newcastle United XI vs AC Milan Glorie, a romantic journey through memories

    It is more than just a testimonial game for one of the greatest servant of Newcastle United, to me it's a romantic journey through memories as both teams and players have been very special to me.

    Newcastle United XI vs AC Milan Glorie, a romantic journey through memories

    AC Milan was the first team that I adore during my teenage years, back in time where players like Ruud Gullit (who's later become one of Newcastle's manager), Marco Van Basten, Frank Rijkaard, Franco Baresi, Costacurta, Daniel Massaro, Roberto …

  • Magpies Zone teamed up with The Times

    Regarding the start of Newcastle's new season, We’ve teamed up with The Times to celebrate the launch of The Goals hub, the new football service that offers subscribers the first chance to see every Premier League goal this season, both online and on smartphone.


    We are giving Magpies Zone readers the chance to win one of  3 x three-month subscriptions to The Times Digital Pack, which, in addition to The Goals hub provides award-winning sport …

  • Betting on Newcastle

    The season just past turned out to be a fairly miserable one for Newcastle, which is particularly disappointing for fans as it came on the back of a great season the year before.

    Alan Pardew during the match against 5under1and

    There is no question that the injuries which hit key players in Alan Pardew’s squad contributed significantly to the Magpies being stuck near the basement of the Premier League for much of the season, but it is also clear that better will …

  • 5under1and v Newcastle United – 10 Gladiators against 13 useless men

    Before the game was started today I have a slight concern that the dirty mackem were desperately want to see Tiote being sent-off in no matter what and they have to thank their extra man in the field for it.

    Yohan Cabaye celebrates his goal against 5under1and

    Yohan Cabaye gives the Magpies off to the perfect start in just three minutes of play and although the mackems and their helpers throwing everything they can in search for an equaliser, we held to …

  • Pardew excited about North East derby

    Newcastle boss Alan Pardew has stated that he cannot wait for the Wear-Tyne derby this weekend as he takes his side to the Stadium of Light on Sunday afternoon.

    Alan Pardew cannot wait for the Wear-Tyne derby

    The Magpies have a superb record at the home of Sunderland over recent years and have lost just once there in the Premier League. Pardew tasted victory in this fixture last year, with a superb Ryan Taylor free-kick being enough to separate the two sides. When …

  • Newcastle United v Bordeaux Europa league match review

    Comfortable win in the end, although at 0-0 I thought they looked decent going forward. Despite having Tiote, and Anita playing in front of the back four we are still not protecting them the way we did at the start of last season.

    Shola Ameobi score United’s first goal against Bordeaux

    During this early period we made a lot of silly passing errors surrendering possession, which has been the story of our season so far.

    At 2-0 and then 3-0 we played with …

  • New sponsor deal for Newcastle at the start of 2013-2014 season

    After a quite shocking news of a new 8 years contract deal for Alan Pardew last week, Newcastle United's Managing Director Derek Llambias is ready to represents an excellent commercial deal for the club at the start of next season.

    Newcastle United new sponsor kit deal next season

    The current sponsorship contract with Virgin Money, reportedly worth ‘only 3 million pounds' per season, was reported being called an early halt tonight although Virgin Money sponsorhip agrement was only signed in January this year.…

  • Reading (2) v Newcastle United (2) – Premierships match report

    Newcastle United were forced to accept a hard-earned one point at Madejski stadium infront of around 2K travelling Toon Army, after being left behind twice.

    Steven Taylor battle for the ball with Reading’s Pavel Pogrebnyak

    In the start of the first 30 minutes of play, the away team was dominating in terms of ball possession. In fact we did created a half-chance in the 11th minute when the Royals defenders Kaspars Gorkss clearance felt on to Ba who was then raced it down the right …