Newcastle United's Tim Krul

Newcastle United hope that their Dutch invasion will persuade Tim Krul to stay

Newcastle United hope to land Daryl Janmaat to replace Mathieu Debuchy, who they are now resigned to losing

Newcastle signing Jack Colback

Mark Douglas: Why Newcastle need to present a transfer vision to stop Tyneside mood from curdling

Simply blaming the World Cup for efforts stalling is not good enough - and suggests same mistakes will be made

Joe Harvey is held aloft at Wembley as Newcastle United celebrate their fifth FA Cup win in the 1952 final

Mark Douglas: Newcastle United's Cup argument doesn't stack up

Newcastle United's arrogant attitude to cups is muddle-headed and incorrect reckons Mark Douglas

Gus Poyet the head coach of Sunderland

Manchester City v Sunderland preview: Poyet longs for future stability

Gus Poyet talks to Steve Brown ahead of his side's clash with Manchester City and tells how he is determined to change Sunderland for the better

Yohan Cabaye

Yohan Cabaye's hunger for trophies made him leave 'world's best league'

Ex-Newcastle United midfielder has called the Premier League the world's best - but insists it was the right decision to leave it

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 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

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

Montpellier midfielder Remy Cabella

Remy Cabella keen on NUFC move as Cabaye targets Champions League

Yohan Cabaye is talking up Newcastle's Champions League hopes, while talks to bring long-term target Remy Cabella will continue this week

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's Yohan Cabaye (C) in action with Crystal Palace's Joel Ward and Mile Jedinak (L)

Crystal Palace 0 Newcastle United 3: Mark Douglas' match analysis

Can Newcastle thrust themselves into Champions League contention in the New Year?

The 1998 England football team

The Agenda: The scandal of English football's great brain drain

What can be done to get the brightest and the best to get involved in coaching again wonders Chief Sports Writer Mark Douglas

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

Yohan Cabaye of Newcastle United

Yohan Cabaye: No Champions League talk until January

Yohan Cabaye believes the Christmas period will be the test of Newcastle United's ambitions and will see if they are destined for the Champions League

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


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

Gateshead FC manager Gary Mills

Gary Mills hands Gateshead FC a huge vote of confidence

Gary Mills has handed Gateshead a huge vote of confidence by rejecting Forest Green Rovers' approach

Sunderland's manager Paolo Di Canio, left, is sent to the stands by referee Martin Atkinson

Mark Douglas: Want to be heard? Then best make a fuss

Refereeing decisions have become the topic of choice for many because of the drama they create believes Mark Douglas

Newcastle United's Hatem Ben Arfa scores the Magpies' opening goal against Aston Villa

Aston Villa 1 Newcastle United 2: Steve Brown's match verdict

Newcastle United are eighth in the table and a win over Hull City could leave them with 10 points from their first five games, who saw that coming?

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


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Newcastle United Editor
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