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Premier League – Half Term Report

Nineteen games gone, nineteen to go. At the end of 2014, we’re precisely at the half way point of the Premier League season. Here is an assessment of how each of the twenty teams have performed, who’s top of the class, who “must do better” and who needs to up their game significantly: ARSENAL – B Once again, they’re only …

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2014 has not been a vintage year for the St James' Park faithful. Photo: Ben Sutherland (via Flickr).

Why A Change Is Needed At Newcastle

I never like to see anyone get the sack but Alan Pardew is surely on borrowed time at Newcastle United. The Magpies are rock bottom of the Premier League having not won a game so far this season and their form has worryingly carried on seamlessly from the second half of last season. Unfortunately for Newcastle, they’re only heading in …

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Why Alan Pardew Should Be Out At Newcastle

A football manager is supposed to epitomize what their club is about, they’re supposed to lead by example, maintain a calm demeanor, and project an air of professionalism at all times. These are all things Alan Pardew FAILED to do yesterday at the KC Stadium, where he attempted to head-butt Hull MF David Meyler during Newcastle’s 4-1 victory, a victory overshadowed …

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Ba scored Chelsea's third as they cruised to an easy victory.

Magpies Stun Blues At St. James’

Newcastle United provided a real shock to the system of Jose Mourinho and company on a rainy Saturday afternonn on Tyneside, as they stunned Chelsea 2-0 with the goals coming from Yoan Gouffran and Loic Remy, both occurring in the second half. Chelsea had had the better of the opening period though, with Edin Hazard in particular looking quite bright …

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Borini Blast Gives Sunderland Derby Day Decision (VIDEO)

Sunderland finally produced their first win of the season at the 9th time of asking on Sunday afternoon, besting rivals Newcastle 2-1 in the Tyne-Wear Derby at the Stadium Of Light. The Black Cats were always up for the match and took only 5 minutes to pounce when Steven Fletcher rose high at the back post to head home after …

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10-Man Magpies Hold On For Precious Draw Versus Reds (VIDEO)

It was a thoroughly entertaining affair earlier today at St. James’ Park where Newcastle and Liverpool played their way to a thrilling 2-2 draw with match official Andre Marriner making some game-deciding calls along the way. Prior to any of that though, it was the hosts who took the initiative on 23 minutes with Yohan Cabaye swerving in a shot …

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Tigers Topple Magpies At St. James

Steve Bruce’s Hull City side recorded a massive win back on Saturday as they outscored Newcastle by 3 goals to 2 to claim all 3 points in England’s Northeast. It was QPR loanee Loïc Remy who opened the scoring in the match as the Frenchman fired home on 10 minutes to give Newcastle an opening lead. The visitors responded through …

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Villians Drop The Ball, Fall To Magpies At Home (VIDEO)

In one of the more disappointing performances of the weekend, Aston Villa dropped a 2-1 decision at home to Newcastle, who now appear to be in proper working order. The visitors struck first at Villa Park on 18 minutes through Hatem Ben Arfa, who was rather fortunate to score after teammate Papiss Demba Cissé miraculously kept possession while dribbling through …

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EPL: Ben Arfa Blast Sinks Fulham At St. James’

A sensational strike from Hatem Ben Arfa was the only difference on the day at St. James with Newcastle picking up their first win (and goal) of the year by a 1-0 score line over a Fulham side that were outplayed throughout the game. The match was dominated from start to finish by the Magpies, who were able to use midfielder …

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What next for Joey Barton?

Newcastle United’s decision to allow Joey Barton to leave the club on a free transfer has alerted a host of top Premier League clubs. Manchester United, Arsenal and Tottenham are said to be among the sides lining up talks with the fiery midfielder. Sports betting pundits note how Barton still has a year remaining on his £60,000 per week contract, although …

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