Despite the evidence of the scoreline, Alan Pardew thinks Newcastle United were better for having him on the touchline
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has refused to deny speculation he will make a summer move for Newcastle United's on-loan striker Loic Remy
Gus Poyet admitted Lee Cattermole was left out of Sunderland's heavy defeat at Arsenal partly because Andre Marriner was officiating the game and he feared the midfielder might be sent off by him again
Gus Poyet looks forward to a potentially transformative week for the Black Cats if they can secure a win at Arsenal
Arsenal are understood to be making moves on Loic Remy, spoiling hopes of making the striker's loan deal permanent at Newcastle United
Alan Pardew believes Newcastle United did even better out of Mesut Ozil's £42.5m move than Arsenal did, because it allowed them to keep Yohan Cabaye
Newcastle United sources have indicated new faces at the club are unlikely while Arsenal seem to have gone cold on Yohan Cabaye
Arsenal goalkeeper Vito Mannone has been confirmed as Sunderland's sixth summer signing after agreeing on a two-year deal
SUNDERLAND have opened contract talks with star man Simon Mignolet ahead of a summer in which Arsenal and Liverpool are expected to be in the hunt for new goalkeepers, writes MARK DOUGLAS.
Steve Harper’s final game for Newcastle United was a fitting tribute to blind loyalty
Newcastle (from): Harper, Alnwick, Debuchy, Simpson, Santon, S. Taylor, Coloccini, Williamson, Yanga-Mbiwa, Perch, Tiote, Bigirimana, Cabaye, Anita, Gutierrez, Ben Arfa, Marveaux, Gosling, Obertan, Sammy Ameobi, Cisse, Gouffran, Campbell.
NEWCASTLE United intend to mount another summer bid for Andy Carroll as they prepare a summer overhaul of their attacking arsenal.
FORMER Black Cat Steve Bould has been seeking testimonials on Sunderland goalkeeper Simon Mignolet as Arsenal consider testing Martin O’Neill’s resolve to keep hold of the Belgium international this summer.
LONG before the final whistle, Simon Mignolet sensed Sunderland were going to endure one of those days against Arsenal.
DAVIDE Santon has warned Newcastle United they must cut out the lapses in concentration if they are to take much-needed points from Arsenal tomorrow.
ALAN Pardew left Old Trafford last night cursing his defenders, but Newcastle United’s midfield will cause most concern when he picks Saturday’s team to face Arsenal.
CARLOS Cuellar was on the defensive on Saturday. Having marshaled the barracks perfectly against Arsene Wenger’s frustrated Gunners, he mounted a rearguard action to deny Sunderland will be unduly defensive this season – despite their safety-first approach in North London.
HIGH in the stands at Arsenal’s impressively appointed Emirates Stadium, a banner is fixed to the advertising hoardings which bears the legend ‘You can’t buy class’.
LOUIS Saha described his move to Sunderland as a “pleasure” and declared himself fit to face Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium in tomorrow’s Premier League opening match.
SUNDERLAND women boss Mick Mulhern wants his team to dominate the Premier League like Arsenal did after signing off another successful campaign with a League Cup win.