Opinion: Demba Ba is right, football needs to stand up to China, and fast.

The Senegalese striker and ex-Newcastle United forward has encouraged others to stand up for the Uighur people

Disappointed, but not surprised: why did the Consortium fail to takeover Newcastle United in 2020?

The takeover of Newcastle United has become something of an urban myth in recent times. Like aliens in Area 51 or the Loch Ness monster, people are optimistic it will happen and there will be evidence right before our very…

Ashington pays its respects to the late ‘local hero’ Jackie Charlton

Hundreds lined the streets of Ashington, Northumberland to pay their respects to the England footballing legend Jackie Charlton, following his passing earlier this month. Charlton was born in Ashington in May 1935, and along with younger brother Sir Bobby Charlton,…

Newcastle United 0-2 Manchester City: Match Report and Analysis (FA Cup Quarter Final)

Newcastle United are out of the FA Cup after 2-0 loss against Manchester City at St James’ Park In a rematch of the 1955 final; the last time Newcastle lifted the prestigious trophy, Kevin De Bruyne and Raheem Sterling were…

Newcastle United 1-1 Aston Villa: Match Report and Analysis

Newcastle United drew 1-1 with Aston Villa Newcastle United drew with Aston Villa 1-1 at St James Park on Wednesday night, with Ahmed Elmohamady's late header cancelling out Dwight Gayle's first Premier League goal of the season. Even with one…

Newcastle United 3-0 Sheffield United: Match Report and Analysis

Allan Saint-Maximin celebrates opening the scoring at St James’ ParkIn their first Premier League game for 106 days, Newcastle United were victorious over Sheffield United, with a resounding 3-0 at St James Park. Allan Saint-Maximin opened the scoring for the…

Newcastle United 0-4 Arsenal: Match Report and Analysis

The battle for European football seems all but officially over for Newcastle United as they were crushed 4-0 away to Arsenal. Despite dominating the Gunners for the entire first half, a complete capitulation saw Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Nicolas Pepe, Mesut Ozil,…

Newcastle United 3-2 Oxford United: Match Report and Analysis

In tonight's 4th round FA Cup replay, Newcastle United survived against a resilient Oxford United side at the Kassam Stadium, winning 3-2 after extra time. Coming into tonight's game, Newcastle were unbeaten in their last 7 games in all competitions:…