Tag: Shola Ameobi

  • Newcastle United vs Sunderland match review

    We didn’t really get going in the first half and were generally 2nd best, particularly in midfield. Despite this, I can only recall Krul having to make one save, pushing Bendtner’s curling shot comfortably around the post.

    Alan Pardew celebrates Newcastle’s goal

    On our part, our passing was dire, delivery from out wide and from dead balls was poor, and far too often we resorted to knocking long balls up to Ba & Cisse. I thought we should have had …

  • Newcastle maintain the unbeaten record and stay in fourth place

    After a dramatic evening at St. James’ Park and a four goals contest between United and Spurs, we are delighted in the results that we still unbeaten and keep the fourth place for another week.

    Shola Ameobi celebrates with Yohan Cabaye after scoring [Magpies Zone/GettyImages/DayLife]

    This is the game that most of the Toon Army have something to fear of about the moral of team and the strength of our defense in particular. Many times I’ve read that our current position in the Premierships table …

  • Newcastle United fail again to close the gap into Europe

    Newcastle United once again without Joe Barton in midfield and I can see the Toon was losing his passion and accurate crossing against the Toffees today. Yes, we can score first but after that we have difficulties to create another chances.

    Shola Ameobi, man in the mask

    We score thanks to Best who was on the right position in teh right time. The goal was come with helps from Everton defenders who was too focus on their right defensive area and …

  • The Day When Newcastle United is The Best Team in North East

    Frankly, I’m really nervous before and at the start of kick-off, and if Steve Bruce ever said couple days ago that he was shaking to face one of the most fierce football derby in the world, the Tyne and Wear derby, I am also have the same feeling.

    Shola Ameobi - Home ground proud Geordie boy who scores for Newcastle United against Sunderland

    It was the game that every Toon Army in every corner of the universe would not take it as the losing side, where the pride of Black-and-White …

  • Toon Star Calls For Points On The Tyne

    Newcastle United’s home form will be key to their Premier League chances this season as they cannot rely on away performances to see them through, according to Shola Ameobi.

    Shola Ameobi during the Carling Cup 3rd Round match against Chelsea

    The striker helped his side rescue a point at St James Park at the weekend, where they came from two goals down to scrape a late draw with a struggling Wigan side.

    Newcastle started strongly at home with a 6-0 thrashing of Aston Villa, but since …

  • Chelsea vs Newcastle United, FA Carling Cup Third Round Post Match Review

    We visit Stamford Bridge with everyone expecting us to get thrashed by the current Premierships leader, but we simply answer all those predictions with a good win.

    The game itself starting as everyone wishes when Patrick Van Aanholt opened the scoring in six minutes on the clock but Nile Ranger, pay his terrible mistake who lead to Chelsea’s first goal, slide the ball home on 27 minutes.

    Newcastle was far the better team after Ranger’s …

  • A win and a farewell match for Newcastle and Steven Taylor

    Canny showing against inferior opposition, and a victory that had us pondering in ‘Rupali’ on when was the last time we had a comfortable home win, and who was the last Toon player to score a hat trick at home. Most thought the latter would have been Alan Shearer but no one could remember against who, and when.

    We started rather tentatively, and although never under any real pressure, didn’t turn on the class until …

  • Shola On Loan With Potters Until the End of Season

    After making just eight appearances for Newcastle this season, Shola Ameobi will end the season as Stoke City player after signed a loan deal with the Potters for the rest of the season.

    Before the confirmation of his loan signing, Ameobi has been named in the Newcastle squad for tonight’s reserve team match against Manchester United at Northwich Victoria. He finds the target in last week’s 2-2 reserve draw at Bolton Wanderers.

    Newcastle manager Kevin …

  • The Return Of Foluwashola Ameobi

    He was there before, playing up front as the striker for Newcastle United since his early days in the United academy. He also have scores some important goals for Newcastle during his old times including the Champions league goal against Barcelona in Nou Camp on 11 December 2002.

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    Sidelined for 5 months during 2006/07 after a hip operation in November 2006, his name seems out of any attention, and his career with Newcastle is in …