Sam Allardyce's problem is repeated all over the Premier League reckons chief sports writer Mark Douglas
Lack of direction, not stability, has hurt Newcastle United and Sunderland since Arsene Wenger's appointment argues Mark Douglas
Yohan Cabaye illustrated his worth to Newcastle United with a stunning display against West Ham United
North East Fitness campaigner David Fairlamb warns that national policy needed for PE in schools to tackle the region's child obesity time bomb
Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew has a point to prove this weekend - and so does Yohan Cabaye as Mark Douglas discusses
GRAHAM CARR’S future at Newcastle United remained in doubt last night after the club refrained from commenting on reports suggesting the chief scout was considering his position in the wake of Joe Kinnear’s appointment as director of football.
ALAN Pardew feels Newcastle United need to add “experience” in the summer transfer market to avoid another flirtation with the drop, writes MARK DOUGLAS.
ON A day when nothing went right for Alan Pardew, even the ESPN director had it in for him.
NEWCASTLE United intend to mount another summer bid for Andy Carroll as they prepare a summer overhaul of their attacking arsenal.
ANDY Carroll remains on the agenda at Newcastle United, but there is a feeling the chances of a return to St James’ Park may have passed.
AFTER a third win in six games, and with a second new signing expected today, Adam Johnson believes Sunderland can start looking up the Premier League table rather than looking over their shoulder.
NEWCASTLE United have answered Alan Pardew’s striker SOS with an £8.3million move for France international Loic Remy.
SUNDERLAND’S supporters came to the Stadium of Light expecting to watch a midfielder they had never seen before.
YESTERDAY Sam Allardyce posed a question Sunderland’s fans have been asking all season.
MANAGER Martin O’Neill underestimates the importance of the FA Cup to Wearside at his peril.
JOHN Hughes has two weeks until his next game in charge of Hartlepool United – time which he will use on the training ground to get his new message across and give his veterans a break.
Alan Pardew is going Down Under to try and turn Newcastle’s season around.
ALAN Pardew is still interested in bringing Andy Carroll back to Newcatle United – and he believes the England striker yearns for a return “home”.
Former Magpies stalwarts Kevin Nolan and Andy Carroll are back in the North East tomorrow – and the time is right for a re-evaluation of their legacy.
JAMES McFadden is desperate for a permanent deal at Sunderland after joining on a week’s trial.