The Newcastle manager Alan Pardew was very rightly proud of his players after the game tonight – after his Newcastle United side put in a courageous and gutsy performance, and we got very close to winning it 2-0. Newcastle were 1-0 ahead after 71 minutes and had the chances to go 2-0 up – but […]
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April 11th, 2013 · 168 Comments
April 11th, 2013 · 94 Comments
1-1 in this game does not tell the real story of this game, as Newcastle went ahead with another headed goal from Papiss Cisse after 71 minutes, and almost had Benfica on the ropes, as the lads went for the all important second goal, and then a couple of minutes into stoppage time as Newcastle pressed forward, […]
April 11th, 2013 · 136 Comments
Newcastle almost pulled off the impossible tonight, as they came on strongly in the second half and a good goal from Papiss Cisse (who else?) after 671 minutes set it up for a grandstand finish, with Newcastle needing one more goal to get through to them last four of the competition. Cisse in action tonight […]
April 11th, 2013 · 81 Comments
Newcastle 1 Benfica 1 – Video Highlights
April 11th, 2013 · 42 Comments
Make no mistake – Newcastle put in a courageous effort at trying to get through to the simi-finals of the Europa League tonight and went ahead after 71 minutes through Papiss Cisse, after he had scored twice but both were flagged for offide.
April 11th, 2013 · 672 Comments
We are just learning the starting eleven for Newcastle and it looks like Mike Williamson will indeed start alongside Yanga-Mbiwa at the back, to give the Newcastle defense some height to combat the threat of Oscar Cordozo.
April 11th, 2013 · 132 Comments
It’s all or nothing tonight at St. James’ Park, when Newcastle will try to overcome a two goal deficit (1-3) in the second leg of the quarter final against top Portuguese side Benfica.
April 11th, 2013 · 27 Comments
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has talked about the passion that is St. James’ Park, and he is hoping that the crowd will be a big factor in allowing Newcastle to somehow get through this quarter final against Benfica, after being 3-1 down from the first game in Lisbon last Thursday. Cisse and Pardew after sensational […]
April 11th, 2013 · 47 Comments
Even though we play Sunderland in an early kick-off game on Sunday, Alan Pardew will play his strongest side tonight against Benfica, in a valiant attempt to get through to the final four of the Europa League. Ben Arfa – will play some part tonight