A look ahead to this weekend's encounter at Stamford Bridge
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Monday 13 July 2009
Newcastle United, relegated from the Premier League at the end of last season, are "dying a slow, painful death" according to the club's goalkeeper Steve Harper.
Saturday 11 July 2009
Friday 26 June 2009
From shopping in Harrods to shopping in Tesco, or even Lidl... Newcastle's relegation means that their entire squad would appear to be for sale, with Michael Owen showing a rare turn of speed as he heads for the exit.
Tuesday 23 June 2009
Departing Newcastle striker Michael Owen is backing former team-mate Alan Shearer's bid to become the club's permanent manager.
Sunday 21 June 2009
Sitting in the sun in the Don Robson Pavilion at the Riverside eight days ago, it was sometime approaching lunch when the f-word was finally mentioned. Traditionally, the Chester-le-Street ground is something of a bantering chamber for the folk who spend their summer Saturdays watching Durham at cricket and the rest of the year following the fortunes of Newcastle United and Sunderland. Despite the Wearside location, there tends to be an even-ish split of numbers and replica shirts. And the points-scoring jibes can last as long as the day's play. Not last Saturday.
Tuesday 16 June 2009
Alan Shearer could be installed as Newcastle manager before a takeover is completed.
Friday 12 June 2009
Mystery surrounded claims a north-east businessman is ready to launch a £150m takeover for Newcastle.
Wednesday 10 June 2009
The Singapore-based Profitable Group have made formal contact with the people charged with the task of selling Newcastle.
Wednesday 10 June 2009
Newcastle United remain managerless three weeks before the squad is due to return to pre-season training. Another 24 hours passed without Alan Shearer receiving a call from club owner Mike Ashley to say that he is or is not wanted on a permanent basis.
Tuesday 09 June 2009
The entire playing staff at Newcastle United was put up for sale yesterday, owner Mike Ashley having appointed agents to arrange as many transfers as quickly as possible. The development will be seen as another sign that Ashley is withdrawing from the idea of appointing Alan Shearer as full-time manager at St James' Park.
Monday 08 June 2009
Newcastle fans have urged Mike Ashley to appoint Alan Shearer as manager as he attempts to offload the club for £100m.
Friday 05 June 2009
Newcastle midfielder Joey Barton is eager to stay with the club following their relegation from the Barclays Premier League.
Friday 05 June 2009
Alan Shearer is expected to hear news on his future at Newcastle United today.
Wednesday 03 June 2009
While speculation on Tyneside yesterday continued to focus on a possible Newcastle United takeover by an unknown group from Oman, City of London insiders close to the sale of the club indicated that this may not be the case.
Tuesday 02 June 2009
Alan Shearer last night issued a statement regarding reports that he made huge salary "demands" during his discussions last week with the owner of Newcastle United, Mike Ashley, about becoming the club's manager.
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