Newcastle and Joe Kinnear still want to bring in French International Bafe Gomis from Lyon, and he would be a great buy, and while we’ve already agreed a fee with Lyon, and agreed terms with the player, his agents seem to be holding up the deal, because of their excessive personal demands. And we heard […]
August 9th, 2013 · 115 Comments
August 9th, 2013 · 46 Comments
We still don’t know what Newcastle’s third strip will be for the coming season – but here’s a possibility – sent to us by reader toonarmydownsouth. Well it looks bright enough, and it reminds us just a little of those yellow away strips we wore in the Championship. It’s different, that’s for sure.
August 9th, 2013 · 174 Comments
31 year-old Nigerian international Shola Ameobi has an ambition to make the Nigerian squad for next year’s World Cup in Brazil, and to do that he will need to be playing regularly next season. Shola Ameobi – has looked sharp in pre-season
August 9th, 2013 · 186 Comments
There’s no doubt that Hatem Ben Arfa is the most exciting player at Newcastle and when this lad’s on form he’s almost unplayable, and he’s already scored two of the best individual goals ever seen at St. James Park against Blackburn and Bolton last year. Ben Arfa in training last month
August 9th, 2013 · 15 Comments
Alan Pardew compared Fabricio Coloccini last season to the great Bobby Moore, who led England to a Word Cup win in 1966 at Wembley, and that’s still the only time England have reached the final, although Sir Bobby Robson almost had us there in 1990, but we lost on penalties to West Germany. Fabricio Coloccini […]
August 9th, 2013 · 23 Comments
20 year-old French U21 International Massadio Haidara and 19 year-old England U20 international Gael Bigirimana are two of the most promising youngsters on Tyneside, but we haven’t seen them at all in pre-season yet. Gael Bigirimana – still getting fit?