Andy Carroll scores for West Ham United against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light

Neil Cameron: Why Andy Carroll and Newcastle United shouldn't get back together

The former local hero is a good guy and a great player - but his old club has moved on and he no longer fits the bill for what they need up front

Andy Carroll during a West Ham United training session at North Harbour Stadium in Auckland, New Zealand

No talks between West Ham and Newcastle United for striker Andy Carroll

Former Newcastle United striker Andy Carroll is happy in London - and not looking for a move back to Tyneside

Adam Johnson scores for Sunderland against West Ham United at the Stadium of Light

Sunderland 1 West Ham United 2: Stuart Rayner's match analysis

Sunderland played very well at the Stadium of Light last night – but only when it was too late. It is the story of their season

Andy Carroll scores for West Ham United against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light

Time running out for struggling Sunderland as West Ham win

Sunderland came close to scrambling a draw against West Ham United, only to run out of time

Filip Djuricic of SL Benfica

Newcastle United switch attention to Filip Djuricic after Grenier bid rejected

With Newcastle United struggling in their pursuit of Clement Grenier, Filip Djuricic has emerged as an alternative replacement to Yohan Cabaye

Kevin Nolan with Andy Carroll during their days on Tyneside – both are at West Ham now but Nolan is suspended for the visit of former club Newcastle

Was Andy Carroll deal really a game changer for Newcastle United?

Andy Carroll deal was a great piece of business which led to some wrong conclusions, says chief sports writer Mark Douglas

Newcastle United's director of football, Joe Kinnear

The Agenda: Just what is Joe Kinnear doing at Newcastle United?

Joe Kinnear's credibility is being stretched by current events at Newcastle United. Mark Douglas reports

Derek Llambias, Newcastle United's Managing Director

What will be Derek Llambias' legacy at Newcastle United?

THE irony is that Derek Llambias leaves Newcastle United at precisely the moment when he was needed the most.

Paolo Di Canio

Paolo Di Canio focus on youth and pace

The Paolo Di Canio recruitment drive has continued at Sunderland with the signing of Sweden under-19 winger David Moberg Karlsson

Franco Teixeira Douglas of FC Twente

Franco Teixeira Douglas back on Newcastle United radar

NEWCASTLE United have revived their interest in centre-back Douglas – but face competition from Russia and Italy for the former FC Twente man.

A view from the Gallowgate: Let the pre-window games begin!

The transfer window opens soon – let the pre-window games begin!

Cheick Tiote of Newcastle United

Russians keeping an eye on Cheick Tiote

NEWCASTLE United may find their resolve to keep hold of Cheick Tioté tested after it emerged that Russian Premier League side Lokomotiv Moscow are monitoring the midfielder’s availability.

Andy Carroll

NUFC favour Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as Carroll too costly

NEWCASTLE United will look to push through a deal for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after deciding against making a move for Andy Carroll.

Preview: Premier League Matches

Swansea expect goalkeeper Michel Vorm to be fit to face Fulham.

Mike Ashley

Newcastle United plan major review of the season

NEWCASTLE United are planning a major review of the season. Mark Douglas looks at the issues under the microscope.

More nous is needed – Alan Pardew

ALAN Pardew feels Newcastle United need to add “experience” in the summer transfer market to avoid another flirtation with the drop, writes MARK DOUGLAS.

Newcastle United's Alan Pardew

No stone left unturned as Alan Pardew looks to end slump

LOCKED in a five-way battle to avoid a one-way trip into black- and- white infamy, these are understandably anxious days for Alan Pardew.

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew

Look to the youth to end North East football misery

WHICHEVER way you try to crunch the figures, playing the North East numbers game this season just doesn’t make sense.

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew

Alan Pardew still has job to do at Newcastle United

ALAN Pardew has been told to get on with the job of rescuing Newcastle United after receiving assurances that he will not be sacked before the end of the season.

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew

Fans giving Pardew the thumbs down

ON A day when nothing went right for Alan Pardew, even the ESPN director had it in for him.


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