Fabricio Coloccini

Fabricio Coloccini writes open letter to Newcastle fans in bid to help club save themselves from relegation

Captain takes unusual step after string of eight successive defeats

Newcastle boss John Carver

Newcastle statement confirms John Carver will not be sacked after 'two days of frank dialogue' despite run of eight consecutive defeats

Carver has been tasked with keeping Newcastle in the Premier League despite not picking up a single point in their last eight matches

Nigel Pearson apologised yesterday for his confrontation with a journalist on Wednesday night
John Carver

Leicester City vs Newcastle: Magpies keep faith with John Carver to avoid the drop after Foxes mauling

Toon are dragged into the relegation fight after Leicester defeat

Leicester City 3 Newcastle 0: Mike Williamson denies he got himself 'deliberately' sent off

Leicester City 3 Newcastle United 0: The Foxes maul Magpies as stunning Premier League revival continues

Mike Williamson received a second yellow card after a foul on Jamie Vardy

Mike Williamson got sent off 'on purpose': Newcastle United boss John Carver makes astonishing claim after Leicester defeat

Newcastle boss launches astonishing attack after 'gutless' defeat

Newcastle boss John Carver

John Carver claims Newcastle defender Mike Williamson was sent off 'on purpose' during Leicester defeat

Carver made the accusation in a post-match interview

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Jose Mourinho

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There are five live games on Saturday, Sunday and Monday

The Premier League Flops of the Season XI

Premier League flops of the season: The 11 players who have failed to impress this season, featuring Yaya Toure and Angel Di Maria

An alternative to the Team of the Season made up of those who have had a season to forget

New Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew

Alan Pardew has kept both Newcastle and Crystal Palace in the Premier League - does he deserve to be Manager of the Year?

Palace were relegation candidates when Pardew took over and Newcastle have plummeted to the bottom of the form table since he left

Eden Hazard and his PFA Player of the Year award

Eden Hazard statistically among the worst PFA Player of the Year winners in the last 20 years

It hasn't been a great year on paper for the Belgian...

Mario Balotelli, James McArthur, John Terry, Alan Pardew, Hugo Lloris and Louis van Gaal

Premier League: Seven things we learnt this weekend - Chelsea start celebrations early and Manchester United outsmarted by Everton

Rodgers needs to be wary at Liverpool, Palace stop playing after survival assured and Newcastle have Alan Pardew to thank

John Carver: Newcastle United must protect me from abusive Toon fans

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Ex-Muslim Brotherhood minister Amr Darrag still believes the opposition can rid Egypt of its military regime and replace it with 'moderate' Islamic rule, he tells Robert Fisk
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Why patients must rely less on doctors

Improving our own health is the 'blockbuster drug of the century'
Sarah Lucas is the perfect artist to represent Britain at the Venice Biennale

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11 best anti-ageing day creams

Slow down the ageing process with one of these high-performance, hardworking anti-agers
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Juventus vs Real Madrid

Five things we learnt from the Italian's Champions League first leg win over the Spanish giants
Ashes 2015: Test series looks a lost cause for England... whoever takes over as ECB director of cricket

Ashes series looks a lost cause for England...

Whoever takes over as ECB director of cricket, says Stephen Brenkley
Fishing for votes with Nigel Farage: The Ukip leader shows how he can work an audience as he casts his line to the disaffected of Grimsby

Fishing is on Nigel Farage's mind

Ukip leader casts a line to the disaffected
Who is bombing whom in the Middle East? It's amazing they don't all hit each other

Who is bombing whom in the Middle East?

Robert Fisk untangles the countries and factions
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China's influence on fashion

At the top of the game both creatively and commercially
Lord O’Donnell: Former cabinet secretary on the election and life away from the levers of power

The man known as GOD has a reputation for getting the job done

Lord O'Donnell's three principles of rule
Rainbow shades: It's all bright on the night

Rainbow shades

It's all bright on the night
'It was first time I had ever tasted chocolate. I kept a piece, and when Amsterdam was liberated, I gave it to the first Allied soldier I saw'

Bread from heaven

Dutch survivors thank RAF for World War II drop that saved millions
Britain will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power - Labour

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UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power