Yohan Cabaye an admirer of champions Manchester United

YOHAN Cabaye has increased speculation about his Newcastle United future with an interview in which he described playing for Manchester United as “an interesting challenge”.

Newcastle United face loss of Conor Newton and Paul Dummett

HISTORY is threatening to repeat itself as Newcastle United could lose a talented youngster to Celtic for the second summer running.

Alan Pardew deserves a chance believes Alan Shearer

ALAN Shearer believes Alan Pardew has “earned the right” to make amends for last season, but warned the Newcastle United manager he will be under even more pressure than usual at the start of the new campaign.

Newcastle United 0 Arsenal 1 - Stuart Rayner's match analysis

Steve Harper’s final game for Newcastle United was a fitting tribute to blind loyalty

Steve Harper rues Newcastle United's extremes

STEVE Harper will bid farewell to Newcastle United on Sunday with a warning that the club needs to overcome its “bipolar” tendencies and discover a bit more black and white middle-ground in the future.

Mathieu Debuchy has no regrets about joining

MATHIEU DEBUCHY insists he has “no regrets” about joining Newcastle United.

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.

Yohan Cabaye admits displeasure at Newcastle United's season

YOHAN Cabaye says that simply staying in the Premier League is not a source of pride for Newcastle United – as he urged the club to learn the lessons of this season.

Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew vows to learn from mistakes

ALAN Pardew believes Newcastle United will improve next season after pledging to learn the lessons from his Magpies’ scrape with relegation.

A whole new ball game as Alan Pardew asks the questions

There are big questions for Newcastle United to answer this summer.

Pardew admits his job at Newcastle United is on the line

ALAN Pardew has admitted for the first time that he is fighting for his job – and is predicting “uncomfortable” conversations with owner Mike Ashley in the week after the season ends.

Foreign stars are with us insists NUFC manager Alan Pardew

ALAN Pardew has mounted a staunch defence of his French foreign legion ahead of Newcastle United’s critical Premier League run-in - insisting they are committed to the cause and that inexperience has been the only problem they have suffered since joining.

Interview: George Burley on Newcastle United's relegation battle

THE 2001 Premiership Manager of the Year thought he’d cracked it.

What can NUFC do in order to reverse slide towards relegation?

WELL at least Alan Pardew achieved one thing on the darkest day of his Newcastle United career: no one is talking about the derby anymore.

Alan Pardew unsure of his future with Newcastle United

UNDER-FIRE Alan Pardew admits his future is ‘out of his hands’ after furious Newcastle United fans vented their feelings in the wake of the Magpies’ 6-0 home humbling at the hands of Liverpool.

Newcastle United 0 Liverpool 6 - James Hunter's match analysis

Alan Pardew wouldn’t say it, but I will. Embarrassing. That’s the only way to describe Newcastle United’s meek surrender against Liverpool at the weekend

Alan Pardew ready to bring in a new coach at Newcastle United

ALAN Pardew is keen to bolster his backroom team by adding another coach in the summer, The Journal can reveal.

Yoan Gouffran's regret as Newcastle United let victory slip

NEWCASTLE United were desperate to make amends for their derby-day humiliation, but did not have the legs to see it through, according to Yoan Gouffran.

Alan Pardew insists his side still has work to do

ALAN Pardew has challenged his Newcastle United team to justify his confidence in them.

West Bromwich Albion 1 Newcastle United 1 - Stuart Rayner's match analysis

It was by no means the only topic of Alan Pardew’s post-match Press conference at The Hawthorns, even if they were the words which pricked your ears up

Alan Pardew expecting reaction to Tyne-Wear derby

ALAN Pardew has taken a swipe at Sunderland’s reaction to wrestling Tyne-Wear bragging rights from his Newcastle side – after boldly predicting a reaction from his wounded troops at The Hawthorns today.

High time that Newcastle United won on the road

Alan Pardew needs a win to quell questions from Newcastle fans.

Ryan Taylor set to miss all next season

RYAN Taylor is likely to miss another season after suffering another devastating cruciate knee injury.

Ryan Taylor hopes 40-point mark will lead to a chance to play

RYAN Taylor is hoping Newcastle United reach their safety target as soon as possible so he has a better chance of playing for them again this season.

Alan Pardew: We have let down Newcastle United fans

ALAN Pardew has told his mentally-scarred Newcastle United team that only fighting performances in the last five games of the season can make up for yesterday’s derby humiliation.

Hatem Ben Arfa wants a strong finish to the season

Newcastle United fans love Hatem Ben Arfa. Ahead of tomorrow’s Tyne-Wear derby, the French playmaker tells Neil Cameron the feeling is mutual

Tim Krul keeping up the praise of Simon Mignolet

TIM Krul doesn’t get a chance to spend much time with Simon Mignolet given their busy schedule.

Tyne-Wear derby: Battle of bosses is possibly deciding factor on huge day

FOR the first time in the Premier League era, this is a match-up that is as much about the managers as it is the players.

Hatem Ben Arfa role could be short, but significant

ALAN Pardew believes Hatem Ben Arfa could be Newcastle United’s late hero against Benfica as the manager predicted another special St James’ Park European night.

If you go home too early, you may miss Pardew time

Alan Pardew believes anyone leaving St James’ Park tonight could miss something very special, as Neil Cameron reports.

Benfica coach Jorge Jesus is thinking big

BENFICA coach Jorge Jesus does not believe Newcastle will leave it until the last moment before putting his side under pressure.

Tim Krul focused only on winning Europa clash

TIM Krul has warned his Newcastle United team-mates they cannot afford to give one of the most important Tyne-Wear derbies of recent times a second thought right now – because tomorrow’s Europa League tie is too big not to command their full attention.

Tim determined to keep calm as big night nears

WITH Benfica in town, tomorrow threatens to be another high-octane occasion at St James’ Park.

Alan Pardew hails Papiss Cisse's 'priceless' goal - VIDEO

A RELIEVED Alan Pardew last night described the goal which pulled Newcastle United two points further clear of danger as “priceless”.

Newcastle United 1 Fulham 0 - Stuart Rayner's match analysis

Anyone going to Thursday’s Europa League quarter-final second leg against Benfica need not rush

Downcast he may be, but Davide Santon comes out fighting

IN the bowels of Benfica’s brilliant stadium, a downcast Davide Santon was issuing an SOS.

Paolo Di Canio in pledge to win over the fans

PAOLO Di Canio believes the Sunderland fans will grow to love him because he isn’t viewed as an enemy like Rafa Benitez is in the eyes of Chelsea supporters.

Alan Pardew made to eat his words in Lisbon

BURNED steak was on the menu in Lisbon last night – along with a juicy slice of humble pie.

Flying start for Newcastle United but Benfica in box seat

NEWCASTLE United’s “mission impossible” became a mission improbable last night as Benfica exploited defensive mistakes to take command of this Europa League quarter-final.

Benfica 3 Newcastle United 1 - Mark Douglas' match analysis

Newcastle United were warned their Lisbon assignment would prove Mission Impossible, but it played out more like Gone in Sixty Seconds for Alan Pardew’s European contenders


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Culture Editor
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Business Editor
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Newcastle United Editor
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Sports Writer