Sunderland & Man Utd Prove Newcastle's Squad May Not Be THAT Bad

21st May 2015, 12:11:11

Richard Sellers/EMPICS Sport Magpies fans shouldn't disregard the perceived 'deadwood' so quickly...

Every single Newcastle United fan has already drawn up their lists of players that must leave the club in the summer whether Premier League survival is achieved or not.


7 Potential David De Gea Replacements

18th May 2015, 19:43:32

John Walton/EMPICS Sport Who will be United's number one next season?

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has given his clearest indication yet that goalkeeper David de Gea could leave Old Trafford in favour of a move to Real Madrid, according to BBC Sport.


Magpies Target Manchester United's James Wilson

18th May 2015, 10:04:23

Martin Rickett/PA Wire The Magpies are looking to snap up the 19-year-old striker their summer.

Newcastle United will attempt to hold off competition and push through a deal to sign Manchester United's exciting young forward James Wilson this summer.


Alan Shearer Rejected Celtic Twice While At Newcastle

14th May 2015, 10:58:36

Owen Humphreys/PA Archive Martin O'Neill approached Newcastle United twice - but Shearer refused to move north of the border.

It is common knowledge that Newcastle United legend Alan Shearer rejected overtures from Manchester United on several occasions - but now the former England striker has revealed he turned down the opportunity to join Celtic. Twice.


Charlie Austin Says No Deal Yet Agreed To Leave QPR

14th May 2015, 09:55:12

Rui Vieira/AP Austin will report for QPR pre-season training unless he is told "otherwise".

Newcastle United target Charlie Austin has claimed he will turn up for pre-season training with Queens Park Rangers in July - unless he is told "otherwise" by the club.


Magpies Told To Pay Big For Charlie Austin

13th May 2015, 14:59:45

John Walton/PA Archive Les Ferdinand has told Newcastle United that Austin will not leave QPR on the cheap.

Newcastle United will not be able to sign Charlie Austin at a "bargain-bucket" price this summer and have been warned by their former forward Les Ferdinand that they must be prepared to part with a substantial amount of cash to sign the Queens Park Rangers striker.


9 Reasons Why Alan Shearer Chose Newcastle Over Manchester United

13th May 2015, 14:33:12

John Giles/PA Archive The famous No 9 let his heart rule his head in 1996 - and here's nine reasons why.

In July 1996, Newcastle United broke the then-world record transfer fee and parted with £15 million in order to bring Blackburn Rovers centre-forward Alan Shearer back to his boyhood club.


David Moyes Denies He Will Be Next Newcastle Boss

13th May 2015, 12:27:45

Daniel Ochoa de Olza/AP The Real Sociedad manager says he is "not going anywhere" this summer.

David Moyes has denied that is in line to become the next Newcastle United head coach despite reports claiming he is due to take over at St James' Park this summer.


Magpies Favourites To Land QPR's Charlie Austin

11th May 2015, 13:01:45

Nick Potts/PA Wire Newcastle United look set to beat Manchester United, Liverpool and Chelsea to Austin's signature.

Queens Park Rangers have just had their relegation to the Championship confirmed - and already Newcastle United are looking to poach star striker Charlie Austin from the west Londoners, even before their own Premier League future is guaranteed.


10 Things Man Utd Fans Need To Know About Memphis Depay

8th May 2015, 13:41:25

Wong Maye-E/AP Walkin' in Memphis Depay's shoes.

Manchester United are set to make their first big summer signing come the opening of the transfer window. Memphis Depay has reportedly signed a deal worth £25-30 million with the Red Devils (subject to a medical) and looks certain to rejoin former national-team mentor Louis Van Gaal for the 2015/16 Premier League season.


7 Reasons Why Gareth Bale Will Join In The Summer

24th April 2015, 11:57:50

Gareth Bale Manchester United Why the Welshman will become a Red next season.

Gareth Bale isn’t having a great time of it at present. Over midway through his second season after completing a world transfer record move to Real Madrid and the cracks are starting to appear in the relationship between player and club. It was a strong debut season for Bale at Los Blancos. He scored 22 goals in 44 appearances in all competitions. His brilliant individual run and finish helped overcome Barcelona in the Copa Del Rey final. A headed goal in the Champions League final against fierce city rivals Atletico helped secure Real their long targeted La Decima. Yet much like a musician’s oft quoted difficult second album, there appears little chance of repeating his heroics a second time around.


10 World-Class Players You Didn’t Know Man Utd Nearly Signed

12th March 2015, 16:09:13

Michael Sohn/AP How close did Arjen Robben come to signing for the Red Devils?

There are few clubs that polarise opinion like Manchester United. Love them or loathe them, you can never ignore them. United have been one of the biggest clubs in the world for decades and are one of the best supported clubs in the world.


10 Players That Must Leave In The Summer

11th March 2015, 10:14:36

Mike Egerton/EMPICS Sport Which United stars must be axed at the end of the season?

Come the end of the season there will be lots for Louis Van Gaal to ponder, particularly on how to reshape his squad in the summer transfer window.


5 Man Utd Players That Would Make Arsenal's XI

9th March 2015, 18:51:13

Martin Rickett/PA Wire Who would you include in a United/Arsenal mixed team if you were the gaffer?

This is certainly a favourite past time amongst football fans - picking dream teams by mixing around top players into an unbeatable lineup.


5 Unforgettable Last Minute Man Utd Goals

7th March 2015, 19:06:33

Matthew Ashton/EMPICS Sport Ashley Young's winner at Newcastle shows that United still have a thirst for late drama.

A knack that fans may have feared was lost since the departure of Sir Alex Ferguson in 2013 but Ashley Young’s goal this week has proven that United’s fighting spirit remains intact regardless of the manager in the hot seat. With the game seemingly set to end in a bore draw, Wayne Rooney harried the Magpie’s defence into a series of mistakes and Young finished tidily into the bottom corner to keep the Red Devils in the top four.


7 Tactical Alterations LVG Should Consider

6th March 2015, 13:53:05

Jon Super/AP The United manager still can't seem to get it right but what can he do to repel further criticism?

For a man hailed as a tactical genius, Louis Van Gaal has come under severe scrutiny over his strategic decisions this season. Recent pressure forced him to switch to 4-2-3-1 from a 4-1-3-2 diamond system against Sunderland and Newcastle and despite back to back wins, questions are still being asked about United’s style of play.


Newcastle May Have Lost The Match... But They Won The PR Battle With Man Utd

6th March 2015, 10:24:34

Richard Sellers/PA Wire Newcastle United 1-0 Manchester United...

It's the issue that has dominated both Newcastle United and Manchester United's respective agendas over the last 36 hours.


10 Things Eric Cantona Wants You To Forget

5th March 2015, 21:14:56

Neal Simpson/EMPICS Sport They'll never be anyone else like him.

Eric Daniel Pierre Cantona is an icon of the Premier League and revered by most modern-day football fans as a true genius of the sport.