Alan Pardew had Newcastle in the position he had talked about before the game – 20 minutes to go and it was 0-0 – and then Papiss Cisse scored in the 71st minute and it looked like Newcastle could do it for the fourth successive game at St. James’ Park – by getting a stoppage […]
Entries Tagged as 'European Competition'
April 12th, 2013 · 27 Comments
April 12th, 2013 · 96 Comments
Newcastle didn’t manage to win 2-0 against Benfica last night, and go through to the semi-finals of the Europa League, but the team did everything but get that second goal in those final 20 minutes of the game. Yohan Cabaye tries to score with free kick after 90 minutes last night
April 12th, 2013 · 8 Comments
Alan Pardew came up with the perfect match plan lat night to try to get a 2-0 win against Benfica, and progress to the semi-finals of the Europa League – and his Newcastle side almost executed the plan perfectly – almost. Alan Pardew – on the sidelines last night
April 11th, 2013 · 168 Comments
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 […]
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.