Eddie Howe endured an eye-opening night after falling short in basement battle

If Eddie Howe didn’t know the challenges he faces as Newcastle boss, he certainly does now. The midweek clash was Norwich was tipped as a relegation six-pointer but it was also a landmark occasion for the head coach. It was a night where Eddie Howe realised the full extent of the task he faces at […]

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Man United will appoint interim boss until end of season – but who are their options?

Manchester United have confirmed that they are looking to appoint an interim manager to the end of the season after the sacking of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at the weekend. Solskjaer was originally an interim boss when he first took over at the club in 2018 but, after some great results in the Premier League and […]

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Behind the scenes as Newcastle United’s fresh start suffers familiar setback

A sell-out crowd flocked to St James’ Park on Sunday afternoon for an occasion that was about so much more than football. Newcastle United may have fallen to a 3-2 defeat to Tottenham Hotspur, but the reality is that regardless of the pain that came with defeat, it was a day of celebration around Tyneside. […]

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Newcastle United vs Spurs: talkSPORT updates and team news from St James’ Park

Newcastle will get their exciting new era underway when they welcome Tottenham to St James’ Park this afternoon. The Magpies have enjoyed a momentous international break in which their £305million club takeover was pushed through making Amanda Staveley’s PIF-backed club the richest in world football. Getty Amanda Staveley will be at St James’ Park for […]

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‘Don’t string Bruce along,’ Newcastle told and fans warned PL success will take time

Former Newcastle boss Sam Allardyce has told the club’s new owners not to ‘string Steve Bruce along’ and make a swift managerial decision. A £305million takeover of the club by the Saudi Public Investment Fund was confirmed on Thursday afternoon, but many questions are still unanswered. Bruce will likely be the first casualty at Newcastle […]

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Newcastle ideal for Conte, Mancini or Mourinho but could be Gerrard to Liverpool step

Former Manchester City winger Trevor Sinclair believes Italy boss Roberto Mancini would be the perfect manager to guide Newcastle in their new era. Following the £305million takeover by a Saudi-led consortium, even Steve Bruce fears he may be facing the sack. Getty Bruce could be axed as Newcastle boss now the takeover has been completed […]

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Ashley admits Newcastle ‘did not fulfil potential’ as he speaks out after sale

Mike Ashley has broken his silence after the sale of Newcastle to a Saudi-led group was completed on Thursday. The Sports Direct kingpin sold the Premier League club to the Saudi Public Investment Fund in a £305million deal. Getty Ashley is no longer the owner of Newcastle after 14 years Fans are glad to see […]

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EA Sports give Steve Bruce his own customised FIFA 22 card with ratings after video goes viral

Steve Bruce has been given his own personalised FIFA 22 Ultimate Team card after a video went viral of him in the game on Thursday. A clip on Twitter generated a series of funny reactions as it showed the 60-year-old Newcastle manager’s character outpacing his entire bench after winning a penalty shoot-out. EA Sports Bruce’s […]

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Curtis Davies jokes Steve Bruce can run as fast as he does in FIFA 22 – when dessert is served

If you’ve been on social media today, you’ve probably seen the clip of Steve Bruce running really, really quickly, on FIFA 22. Miguel Almiron has seemingly scored the winning penalty for Newcastle in a shootout and, as the rest of his teammates run towards him to celebrate, there’s one man who appears to be sprinting […]

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Steve Bruce told to resign as Newcastle boss, Toon legend backs Eddie Howe for job

Tony Cascarino has told his old friend Steve Bruce to resign from his role as Newcastle United manager, saying he is doomed to fail at St James’ Park. And Magpies legend Micky Quinn has backed former Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe to come in and boost the Tyneside club. Getty Images – Getty The pressure is […]

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