Tag Archives: Newcastle United

Premier League round-up: Leicester benefit as Manchester City, Arsenal and Tottenham all lose


Arsenal 1-2 Swansea Arsenal lost ground in the title race as Swansea captain Ashley Williams condemned Arsene Wenger’s men to back-to-back Premier League defeats. The Gunners took the lead in the 14th minute through Joel Campbell, who was recalled to the starting XI after missing out against Manchester United on Sunday. However, Swansea hit back after a loose Mesut Ozil ...

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Premier League round-up: Tottenham go second with Watford victory and Sunderland stun Liverpool


Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 Watford Tottenham Hotspur leapfrogged Manchester City to go second in the Premier League. Spurs had numerous chances to put themselves in front, and continued to dominate play from deep inside Watford’s half. The hosts, though, failed to take advantage of their possession, leaving the game all square at half time. With the game still within their reach, ...

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Everton 3-0 Newcastle: Aaron Lennon and Ross Barkley help Toffees to first Premier League win since December


Everton’s first home league win since November eased some of the scrutiny on manager Roberto Martinez in his 100th Premier League game in charge but only increased the pressure on Newcastle counterpart Steve McClaren. A first-half goal from Aaron Lennon, the first time since August 2009 he has scored in back-to-back games, and two late Ross Barkley penalties secured a ...

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Newcastle complete the signing of Jonjo Shelvey from Swansea

New Magpie: Jonjo Shelvey (Image credit: Sky Sports)

Newcastle have announced the signing of midfielder Jonjo Shelvey from Swansea. The 23-year-old has signed a five-and-a-half year deal at St. James’ Park and joins for a reported £12million fee. Shelvey has scored nine goals in 77 appearances for Swansea since moving to the Liberty Stadium from Liverpool for £5m in July 2013. But his future has been in doubt since Garry Monk’s departure and a move ...

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Newcastle United draw 3-3 with Man United

Dummed: The Red Devils stunned by Paul Dummet's late equaliser at St. James' Park (Image credit: Reuters)

Paul Dummett’s late strike rescued a point for Newcastle as Manchester United missed the chance to go level on points with fourth-placed Tottenham. It was a remarkable end to a game that had seen the away side lead twice. Wayne Rooney’s penalty and Jesse Lingard’s finish put them 2-0 up before Georginio Wijnaldum and Aleksandar Mitrovic’s penalty levelled the scores. ...

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Newcastle 2-0 Liverpool: Klopp’s Reds stunned by impressive Magpies at St James’ Park


Liverpool, chasing their fifth consecutive win, were left stunned by Newcastle United after Georginio Wijnaldum scored two goals to seal three crucial points for the Magpies. After thrashing Southampton mid-week in the League Cup, confidence was high on Merseyside as the Reds travelled to St James’ Park hoping to extend their winning run against Steve McClaren’s Premier League strugglers. Jurgen Klopp made ...

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League Cup round-up: Liverpool need penalties, Arsenal claim North London bragging rights, plus wins for Manchester United and Chelsea


Liverpool needed penalties to overcome League Two Carlisle United at Anfield as the pressure mounts on Brendan Rodgers. Adam Lallana and Philippe Coutinho both missed their spot kicks but Adam Bogdan was the hero, saving three of Carlisle’s penalties. The Reds took the lead in the first half through Danny Ings but they were pegged back as Derek Asamoah levelled ...

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West Ham 2-0 Newcastle: Payet at the double for Hammers

At the double: Dmitri Payet

Dimitri Payet continued his brilliant start to Premier League life with a match-winning double as West Ham easily saw off Newcastle at Upton Park. The £12m signing from Marseille scored in either half, the first an emphatic strike inside the opening ten minutes, to inspire the Hammers to their first home win of the season. The French midfielder doubled his ...

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Transfer rumours and paper review – Monday, July 6


Raheem Sterling will have to report for pre-season training with Liverpool on Monday, but the Reds are expecting a third bid from Manchester City for the wantaway winger this week. (The Independent) And the Reds flyer could be in line for a £4 million cut of his agent’s fee if Manuel Pellegrini’s side meet Liverpool’s £50 million asking price for the England ...

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Premier League 2015-16 fixtures in full: Every team, every game


This is how the 2015-16 Premier League season will unfold… 08/08/2015 15:00 A.F.C. Bournemouth v Aston Villa 08/08/2015 15:00 Arsenal v West Ham United 08/08/2015 15:00 Chelsea v Swansea City 08/08/2015 15:00 Everton v Watford 08/08/2015 15:00 Leicester City v Sunderland 08/08/2015 15:00 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur 08/08/2015 15:00 Newcastle United v Southampton 08/08/2015 15:00 Norwich City v Crystal ...

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