Tag: newcastle united


The Newcastle United takeover – A view from the city

With the potential Saudi Arabian-backed takeover of Newcastle United almost done, Toon fan Gary Christie has his say on the deal.

Watch: Newcastle United’s Ayoze Perez scores ridiculous goal in training

The Toon Army’s Spanish striker scores one of the most inventive goals you’ll ever see.

Watch: Former Newcastle United striker Shola Ameobi burps pigeons

Notts County striker Shola Ameobi baffles the world with his pigeon burping magic trick.

Watch: Newcastle United’s new chant for Joselu featuring two dodgy costumes

Fans from the Toon Army come up with a rather catchy number for their Spanish striker.


Poor sod: Newcastle fan holding Rafa Benitez banner takes fall

Being a Newcastle fan must be incredibly tough at the moment. So much so, that any glimmer of hope is welcomed with open arms as the harsh reality of playing Championship football next season could well be materialis


Why things aren’t so bad at Newcastle United after all

Whenever I look online to see the reaction to Newcastle’s situation I tend to sigh. Their past, including legends such as Shearer, Asprilla and the rest, seems to be the only good thing about the club at the moment. Althoug


Doubting the scouting at Newcastle United

Newcastle United. Never before has a club’s scouting system been so, well, black and white. The much lauded scouting exploits of chief scout Graham Carr has been praised, unusually for a scout, right through the Engli


Despite Alan Pardew’s logic, football is still a working man’s game

Oh the joys of August/September time. Holidays abroad, music festivals, the start of the football season, and for many young teenagers, the most important day of their life so far; GCSE results day. My brother opened his own G