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Entries Tagged as 'St. James’ Park'

Home Games Now Starting To Be Big Problem At Newcastle

December 28th, 2016 · 81 Comments

The away games last season were the big problem for Newcastle, but this season it’s the home games that are problematic and we have already lost a whopping six league games this season and four of those have been at home. It’s something that is starting to become a concern after we were well beaten […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · St. James' Park

Another Full House At St. James’ Park For Blackburn

November 25th, 2016 · 29 Comments

St. James’ Park is again sold out for tomorrow’s game against Blackburn Rovers. Those present could possibly see Newcastle make history with a win and that would be the first time in Newcastle’s long history that we have won 10 games on the trot. It would put this side and manager Rafa Benitez in the record […]

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Tags: Championship · Fans · Newcastle News · St. James' Park

This Was One Of Greatest Premier League Games Ever – Video

November 17th, 2016 · Comments Off on This Was One Of Greatest Premier League Games Ever – Video

It was Sir Bobby Robson’s home debut as the Newcastle manager and we were bottom of the league and Sheffield Wednesday who were the visitors that day to St. James’ Park on September 19th, 1999 were second bottom. It was the proverbial 6 pointer so early in the season. Newcastle were bottom with just 1 […]

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Tags: Alan Shearer · Newcastle News · St. James' Park · Video

Newcastle Top Championship Attendances – Full Details Of All Clubs

November 2nd, 2016 · 13 Comments

Here is a table of all home attendances in the Championship for the 24 clubs – and the table was compiled by It’s interesting reading and notice Newcastle are top of all categories including average attendance, but also for the percentage of the stadium that is full. Newcastle have an average of 50,526 and […]

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Tags: Attendance · Newcastle News · Other News · St. James' Park · Teams

Massive Crowd Expected For Preston North End Tonight

October 25th, 2016 · Comments Off on Massive Crowd Expected For Preston North End Tonight

It appears  that Newcastle have sold 4,000 tickets in the last 24 hours for the game against Preston North End tonight and there will be at least 44,000 in attendance at St. James’ Park. That’s a massive crowd for a mid-week League Cup tie. And Newcastle have also announced the cash turnstiles will not be open […]

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Tags: EFL · EFL Cup · League Cup · Newcastle News · Poll · St. James' Park

Newcastle’s Worrying Form Here Has To Change

September 28th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Newcastle have played four games at home in the league and we have only 6 points from those games – two wins and two defeats. On the road in the league this season we have played five games and we have three wins and one defeat – so 10 points from those five games. At the […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Other News · St. James' Park