Archive | Newcastle RSS feed for this section

Coral Daily Download – Newcastle 2/1 to beat Brighton and move top of the Championship

28 Feb

Coral’s Dave Stevens joins the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast to round up the latest sporting odds. The top two in the Championship – Brighton and Newcastle United – meet at the Amex Stadium on Tuesday night. Brighton boast a formidable home record and are 11/8 favourites to win and stretch their lead at the top to four points, while Newcastle are […]

Brighton ace Sam Baldock: We won’t settle for a point… we want to beat Newcastle

28 Feb

Hughton, who led Newcastle to promotion in 2010, said: “We know our level will have to be high to beat Newcastle. “It will be a full house on Tuesday and the supporters will come because of the magnitude of what Newcastle are. “We hope we can win the game. “At the moment it is a […]

Brighton ace Sam Baldock: We won’t settle for a point… we want to beat Newcastle

28 Feb

Hughton, who led Newcastle to promotion in 2010, said: “We know our level will have to be high to beat Newcastle. “It will be a full house on Tuesday and the supporters will come because of the magnitude of what Newcastle are. “We hope we can win the game. “At the moment it is a […]

Televised football: This week’s biggest live TV matches in the UK

28 Feb

“The likes of Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal and Leeds are all involved in big games on the box” The big games keep coming thick and fast as we enter the latter stages of the season – and this week sees some huge Premier League and championship matches – plus an […]

Televised football: This week’s biggest live TV matches in the UK

27 Feb

“The likes of Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal and Leeds are all involved in big games on the box” The big games keep coming thick and fast as we enter the latter stages of the season – and this week sees some huge Premier League and championship matches – plus an […]

Brighton defender Sebastien Pocognoli fit to face promotion rivals Newcastle

27 Feb

Sebastien Pocognoli has been passed fit for Brighton ahead of their top-of-the-table clash with Newcastle. The Belgium left-back had to go off late on during Saturday’s 3-0 win over Reading with a groin problem, but the move was precautionary. Brighton boss Chris Hughton could therefore opt to stick with a winning side against his former […]

Newcastle star ruled out of huge Brighton clash with injury

27 Feb

The Toon’s 20-goal striker has not travelled with Rafa Benitez’s squad which flew to the south coast this afternoon ahead of the Championships’s biggest games of the season so far. Gayle has been bedevilled by hamstring problems since the New Year and though scans have revealed the injury which ruled him out for a month […]

Most assists in Prem history: Fabregas created his 102nd goal, but where does he rank?

26 Feb

“Chelsea star Cesc Fabregas is now joint second among the most creative players in Premier League history” CHECK OUT OUR GALLERY ABOVE FOR MORE He is now joint second among the most creative players in Premier League history. The midfielder shares that place with another Blues legend who has won […]

Newcastle 2 Bristol City 2: Five things we learned from St. James’ Park

26 Feb

1. Mixed feelings A fine comeback but a bad result. Newcastle would have expected to have beaten struggling Bristol City – with something to spare. And with three tough trips to Brighton, Huddersfield and Reading coming up, the Magpies could have done with all three points today. But when you’re two down at half-time, you’d […]

Newcastle 2 Bristol City 2: Five things we learned from St. James’ Park

26 Feb

1. Mixed feelings A fine comeback but a bad result. Newcastle would have expected to have beaten struggling Bristol City – with something to spare. And with three tough trips to Brighton, Huddersfield and Reading coming up, the Magpies could have done with all three points today. But when you’re two down at half-time, you’d […]