St James Park is offering business festive lunch for the first time updated

Newcastle United have built up cash reserves of more than £30m, accounts show

Club has increased profit and turnover and saw the ratio of wages to turnover come down to its "desired range"

Remy Cabella of Montpellier Herault SC in action

Newcastle United are interested in Remy Cabella but agent wrangle may scupper move

Player issues a 'come and get me' plea to Newcastle United after lots of interest in the Montpellier man, Darren Bent though will not be coming

Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley

Mike Ashley back to support Alan Pardew is a good sign

Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley makes his third appearance at recent Newcastle United matches

Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet

Gus Poyet interview: Sunderland manager planning for the future despite uncertainty

Sunderland boss Gus Poyet is taking an interest in under-18 and under-21 sides as he plans for the future at SAFC

Newcastle United's Shola Ameobi

Shola Ameobi insists Europe is still in sight for Newcastle United

Newcastle striker is adamant that United can reach Europe - and what's more, they want to be in the Europa League

Newcastle United season ticket

Does Financial Fair Play mean Newcastle United have to settle for what they have?

By most measures, Newcastle United are about where they should be. Is that it then, asks Stuart Rayner

Paul Dummett of Newcastle United

Paul Dummett emerging as a threat to Davide Santon

Alan Pardew's preference for left-footer Paul Dummett could force Davide Santon out of Newcastle United

Swansea City manager Garry Monk will face Rafa Benitez's Italian giants Napoli in the Europa League tonight

Italian job is toughest test so far for Swans' new boss Garry Monk

Swansea face Napoli in the Europa League tonight

Empty seats during the Capital One Cup Semi-Final between Sunderland and Manchester United

The Agenda: What can be done about football's lost supporters?

Tuesday's empty seats at the Stadium of Light were an early contender for one of 2014’s most embarrassing sight. What can be done, asks Stuart Rayner

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew

Alan Pardew admits Newcastle United are 'wary' of Europa League

Newcastle United want to qualify for Europe - but Magpies boss Alan Pardew feels it is a burden

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew

Alan Pardew happy to be able to celebrate Christmas this year

Newcastle United's players allowed a festive period, of sorts, as a thank you for their recent good form

Newcastle United's Loic Remy

The Agenda: Chance of a lifetime for in-form Newcastle United

This is Newcastle United's best chance to be in the top four for years believes Chief Sports Writer Mark Douglas

Owen Coyle struggled to juggle the demands of Championship and Europa League campaigns at Wigan Athletic and lost his job

UEFA's second European cup should not be more trouble than its worth

Another reminder that the Europa League is a poisoned chalice arrived yesterday and Stuart Rayner asks if Newcastle United are better off out of it

Newcastle United midfielder Yohan Cabaye

Yohan Cabaye promises to give his all for Newcastle United

Yohan Cabaye admits he is missing European football, and will do everything he can to get Newcastle United back there

Sky

BSkyB shares tumble after UEFA deal

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Shares in BSkyB were hammered following the company's failure to win the UK rights to show Champions League and Europa League matches

Newcastle University researchers are calling for a ban on alcohol advertising during televised football matches

British Science Festival academics call for alcohol ads ban

Newcastle University researchers are calling on the Government to restrict alcohol marketing during televised football matches

Joe Kinnear

Joe Kinnear and Graham Carr confer on summer recruitment

NEWCASTLE United’s summer recruitment drive is set to finally kick into gear after a “very productive” meeting between the Magpies’ chief scout Graham Carr and new director of football Joe Kinnear.

Derek Llambias and Joe Kinnear

How Newcastle United are best by contradictions and what it means for the Mike Ashley regime

THE ins and the outs, as well as ups and downs, of club that continues to baffle fans.

Gretna fairytale’s end inevitable

MICK Wadsworth’s time as Gretna’s director of football was an unhappy one, but it had more to do with the Borderers’ over-stretching themselves than the office he held, writes STUART RAYNER.

teaser: Yohan Cabaye

Yohan Cabaye is courted by big-spending Monaco

MONACO increased the uncertainty about Yohan Cabaye’s future after they went public with their admiration for the Newcastle United midfielder.

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