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Liverpool 2-0 Newcastle United: Reds up to second with comfortable win over Magpies


Mohamed Salah scored for the seventh successive match to continue a remarkable scoring spree which is the best in Europe as Liverpool comfortably beat Newcastle 2-0. The Egypt international’s 32nd goal of the campaign – the same number the Magpies have managed in all competitions this season – was the 26th competitive club match he has scored in, eclipsing the likes of ...

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Revealed: How Christian Atsu helped Newcastle land Kenedy on loan


Ghanaian winger Christian Atsu has revealed the key role he played in bringing former Chelsea teammate Kenedy on loan to Newcastle. The Magpies signed the Brazilian until the end of the 2017/18 season and Atsu has now revealed that the Brazilian asked him about life at St James’ Park before agreeing to the move. Atsu and Kenedy were both on ...

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Newcastle emerge favorites to sign Boakye-Yiadom

Red Star Belgrade's Ghanaian striker Richmond Boakye (L) reacts to a missed oppurtuniy at goal as Red Star Belgrade's Gabonese midfielder Guelor Kanga looks on during the UEFA Europa League Group H football match between Arsenal and Red Star Belgrade at The Emirates Stadium in London on November 2, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALL        (Photo credit should read BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

English Premier League side Newcastle United have now emerged as favorites to sign Ghana striker Richmond Boakye-Yiadom from Red Star Belgrade. Footballmdeinghana reports that Boakye, 25, has already asked his representatives to accept the 6 million pounds bid from the Upon Tyne side. Red Star were reportedly asking for around 8 million pounds. Boakye has scored 23 goals in 28 ...

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Premier League round-up: Liverpool leave it late to beat Burnley, Mahrez leads Leicester to victory


Burnley 1-2 Liverpool Centre-back Ragnar Klavan was Liverpool’s unlikely match-winner at Burnley as his close-range header in the fourth minute of added time made light of the absence of three of the ‘Fab Four’. With £75million world-record defender Virgil van Dijk waiting in the wings for his debut, the focus has been turned on the Reds’ central defenders, but it ...

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Manchester United 4-1 Newcastle: Red Devils inspired by return of Paul Pogba


Paul Pogba returned from injury to inspire Manchester United to a 4-1 win over Newcastle at Old Trafford. The France midfielder, fit again after a two-month absence, scored and set up another goal as United replied to Dwight Gayle’s early strike to keep themselves eight points behind Premier League leaders Manchester City. Pogba created the equaliser for Anthony Martial before Chris Smalling put the hosts ...

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Burnley go up to 7th after Newcastle win

Burnley have six clean sheets in 13 Premier League games at Turf Moor in 2017 (Image credit: Getty Images)

Sean Dyche marked his fifth anniversary in charge of Burnley with a win as Jeff Hendrick’s second league goal of the season proved enough to sink Newcastle. A game low on quality was heading for a goalless conclusion when unmarked Hendrick tapped home Johann Berg Gudmundsson’s fine cross after Rob Elliot had beaten away Jack Cork’s effort. Newcastle had earlier ...

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Newcastle United: Mike Ashley puts Premier League club up for sale

Ashley, who also owns retailer Sports Direct, has endured a fractious relationship with the club's supporters since taking over in 2007 (Image credit: PA)

Newcastle United have been put up for sale with owner Mike Ashley hoping to conclude a deal by Christmas. The Magpies have been relegated twice from the Premier League during Ashley’s 10-year reign. After winning promotion last season, Rafael Benitez’s side are ninth in the top flight after eight matches. “Newcastle United requires a clear direction and a path to a bright ...

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Atsu features in Newcastle pre-season win over Bradford

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Ghana’s Christian Atsu played 61 minutes and set up a goal for Newcastle United in their 4-0 win over Bradford on Wednesday in a pre-season match. The match was the third for the Magpies as they got ready for the coming Premier League season (which will be live on Citi FM from August 11). Atsu was named in the starting ...

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