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Now 40 MPs commit to back fans calling for Premier League transparency on Newcastle United takeover
Monday, August 10 2020

Great news that Newcastle fans now have the backing of 40 MPs as they strive for answers from the Premier League. Supporters calling for transparency from the league on the...Great news that Newcastle fans now have the backing of 40 MPs as they strive for answers from the Premier League. Supporters

Newcastle United hold talks with club about their £50m strike pair – Report
Monday, August 10 2020

We are already at day 15 of the 2020 summer transfer window and no visible signs of Newcastle United spending any money. Only a week to go until the NUFC...We are already at day 15 of the 2020 summer transfer window and no visible signs of Newcastle United spending any money. Only a week to go until

I believe in karma and Richard Masters, destiny is coming your way
Sunday, August 9 2020

Some thoughts for Richard Masters.The entire credibility of the Premier League and the owners and directors test is in serious question.Power and control are not enough!Justice, ethics and competency make respect and admiration. Transparency would significantly rectify the loss of respect.As I under

Newcastle United takeover – ‘There aren’t other bids, it’s rubbish’
Sunday, August 9 2020

No surprise that the / a Newcastle United takeover is the only thing everybody is talking about.It has taken Newcastle fans varying lengths of time to realise / accept that there are no positives that come with Mike Ashley remaining in control – but surely apart from the odd (very odd!) person who

Mike Ashley has told Steve Bruce the Newcastle United transfer budget has been halved – Report
Sunday, August 9 2020

An interesting update on Sunday morning about the level of money that Mike Ashley is going to allow to be spent in this summer transfer window. We are 14 days...An interesting update on Sunday morning about the level of money that Mike Ashley is going to allow to be spent in this summer transfer win

Let’s have a look at what you could have won
Sunday, August 9 2020

Everybody loved Bullseye.Sunday teatime with Jim Bowen, his haphazard delivery a classic, getting so much wrong and bumbling along, it appeared he had only been asked to present the programme with two minutes notice.A bit like asking Joelinton to play centre-forward…However, back to the 1980s and th

Takeover Latest

Newcastle United headlines as transfer talk ramps up amid continued takeover pressure - Chronicle Live
Sunday, August 9 2020

Newcastle United headlines as transfer talk ramps up amid continued takeover pressureChronicle LiveNewcastle United takeover – 'There aren't other bids, it's rubbish'The Mag'Things could get nuclear' – Mike Ashley's potential Newcastle United takeover power play, transfers & moreShields GazetteNewca

Newcastle takeover news LIVE: PL pressure; Wigan star linked - ChronicleLive
Monday, August 10 2020

Newcastle takeover news LIVE: PL pressure; Wigan star linkedChronicleLive

The clue that bolsters belief the Newcastle United takeover bid could be resurrected - Chronicle Live
Friday, August 7 2020

The clue that bolsters belief the Newcastle United takeover bid could be resurrectedChronicle Live

What next for the Newcastle United takeover? 'Pressure' is the new tactic - Chronicle Live
Wednesday, August 5 2020

What next for the Newcastle United takeover? 'Pressure' is the new tacticChronicle Live

Newcastle United takeover latest as Magpies linked with striker and Steve Bruce's transfer budget is revealed - Shields Gazette
Sunday, August 9 2020

Newcastle United takeover latest as Magpies linked with striker and Steve Bruce's transfer budget is revealedShields Gazette

PM Boris Johnson wants to know why the consortium withdrew their bid for Newcastle United - Chronicle Live
Saturday, August 8 2020

PM Boris Johnson wants to know why the consortium withdrew their bid for Newcastle UnitedChronicle Live

Newcastle takeover news LIVE: Where takeover stands as season concludes - ChronicleLive
Sunday, July 26 2020

Newcastle takeover news LIVE: Where takeover stands as season concludesChronicleLive

Newcastle United takeover – Premier League hiding behind 'confidentiality' is totally unacceptable - The Mag
Tuesday, August 4 2020

Newcastle United takeover – Premier League hiding behind 'confidentiality' is totally unacceptableThe Mag

Newcastle United takeover: Why did the Saudi-backed bid fail? - Sky Sports
Friday, July 31 2020

Newcastle United takeover: Why did the Saudi-backed bid fail?Sky Sports

Report claims Henry Mauriss drawing up 'sales purchase agreement' but mystery around him remains - Chronicle Live
Saturday, August 8 2020

Report claims Henry Mauriss drawing up 'sales purchase agreement' but mystery around him remainsChronicle Live

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Newcastle takeover news LIVE: PL pressure; Wigan star linked - ChronicleLive
Monday, August 10 2020

Newcastle takeover news LIVE: PL pressure; Wigan star linkedChronicleLive

The Premier League stars who could solve Newcastle United's centre-forward issue - Chronicle Live
Sunday, August 9 2020

The Premier League stars who could solve Newcastle United's centre-forward issueChronicle LiveNewcastle United takeover – 'There aren't other bids, it's rubbish'The MagNewcastle should consider this young, out-of-favor strikerNewcastle Toons'Things could get nuclear' – Mike Ashley's potential Newcas

Dubravka, Almiron, Fernandez? Rate every Rafa Benitez signing for Newcastle United - Chronicle Live
Sunday, August 9 2020

Dubravka, Almiron, Fernandez? Rate every Rafa Benitez signing for Newcastle UnitedChronicle Live

Vote for your 2019/20 Newcastle United goal of the season - Newcastle United
Sunday, August 9 2020

Vote for your 2019/20 Newcastle United goal of the seasonNewcastle United

Newcastle United have a Premier League chart topper in their squad - Chronicle Live
Saturday, August 8 2020

Newcastle United have a Premier League chart topper in their squadChronicle Live

Newcastle United 1-3 Tottenham Hotspur: Jose Mourinho praises Harry Kane after 200th club goal - BBC Sport
Wednesday, July 15 2020

Newcastle United 1-3 Tottenham Hotspur: Jose Mourinho praises Harry Kane after 200th club goalBBC Sport

Has Jarrod Bowen already proven Newcastle United wrong? - Chronicle Live
Sunday, August 9 2020

Has Jarrod Bowen already proven Newcastle United wrong?Chronicle Live

Mike Ashley has told Steve Bruce the Newcastle United transfer budget has been halved – Report - The Mag
Monday, August 10 2020

Mike Ashley has told Steve Bruce the Newcastle United transfer budget has been halved – ReportThe Mag

The appointment that could yet have a say on Newcastle United's summer transfer plans - Chronicle Live
Sunday, August 9 2020

The appointment that could yet have a say on Newcastle United's summer transfer plansChronicle Live

The almost forgotten Newcastle United goal hero who puts Joelinton and Co to shame - Chronicle Live
Saturday, August 8 2020

The almost forgotten Newcastle United goal hero who puts Joelinton and Co to shameChronicle Live

Seven Championship stars Newcastle United should add to their summer shopping list - Chronicle Live
Saturday, August 8 2020

Seven Championship stars Newcastle United should add to their summer shopping listChronicle Live

Newcastle United linked with £33m double deal but face competition from Everton, Brighton, PSG, Lazio and Roma - Shields Gazette
Sunday, August 9 2020

Newcastle United linked with £33m double deal but face competition from Everton, Brighton, PSG, Lazio and RomaShields Gazette

Newcastle United takeover latest as Magpies linked with striker and Steve Bruce's transfer budget is revealed - Shields Gazette
Sunday, August 9 2020

Newcastle United takeover latest as Magpies linked with striker and Steve Bruce's transfer budget is revealedShields Gazette

Newcastle United's key transfer priorities - and your concerns for the coming campaign - Chronicle Live
Friday, August 7 2020

Newcastle United's key transfer priorities - and your concerns for the coming campaignChronicle Live

How Newcastle United's squad market value compares to every Premier League rival - Chronicle Live
Friday, August 7 2020

How Newcastle United's squad market value compares to every Premier League rivalChronicle Live

Newcastle United hold talks with club about their £50m strike pair – Report - The Mag
Monday, August 10 2020

Newcastle United hold talks with club about their £50m strike pair – ReportThe Mag

'The fans deserve everything' - Terry McDermott opens up on Newcastle United hope and 'grandad' role - Chronicle Live
Friday, August 7 2020

'The fans deserve everything' - Terry McDermott opens up on Newcastle United hope and 'grandad' roleChronicle Live

Newcastle United can't afford their target at right-back - Newcastle Toons
Friday, August 7 2020

Newcastle United can't afford their target at right-backNewcastle Toons

Social media becomes new Newcastle United takeover battleground – and Saudi buyers-in-waiting are getting fan message 'loud and clear' - Shields Gazette
Friday, August 7 2020

Social media becomes new Newcastle United takeover battleground – and Saudi buyers-in-waiting are getting fan message 'loud and clear'Shields Gazette

What next for the Newcastle United takeover? 'Pressure' is the new tactic - Chronicle Live
Wednesday, August 5 2020

What next for the Newcastle United takeover? 'Pressure' is the new tacticChronicle Live

PM Boris Johnson wants to know why the consortium withdrew their bid for Newcastle United - Chronicle Live
Saturday, August 8 2020

PM Boris Johnson wants to know why the consortium withdrew their bid for Newcastle UnitedChronicle Live

The 7 players Newcastle United could sell this month to raise transfer window cash - Chronicle Live
Tuesday, August 4 2020

The 7 players Newcastle United could sell this month to raise transfer window cashChronicle Live

Newcastle takeover news LIVE: Where takeover stands as season concludes - ChronicleLive
Sunday, July 26 2020

Newcastle takeover news LIVE: Where takeover stands as season concludesChronicleLive

How the international press reported to Newcastle United's takeover collapse - Chronicle Live
Friday, July 31 2020

How the international press reported to Newcastle United's takeover collapseChronicle Live

Now or never for 1-goal man: Predicted Newcastle lineup to face Sheffield United
Sunday, June 21 2020

Finally, Newcastle United are back in action! The Magpies take on Sheffield United at St James’ Park, as Premier League football returns. Chris Wilder’s side will likely be looking for blood, angered by the goal that wasn’t given against Aston Villa. Combine that with Jonjo Shelvey’s controversial g

Refund announcement says it all about Newcastle's current regime
Friday, June 19 2020

Newcastle have finally announced that they will be refunding fans for games that are set to be played behind closed doors.Thursday afternoon brought news that fans will soon be able to claim their money back for single match tickets they had bought, including the FA Cup tie against Manchester City.T

Dominic Raab comments on potential Newcastle takeover
Thursday, June 18 2020

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has had his say on the potential Saudi-led Newcastle United takeover.Everyone else has had their say, so why not a senior government official?The MP appeared on Sky News on Thursday morning, and away from the usual questions about the global health pandemic, he was als

Newcastle must move for soon-to-be free agent no matter what happens to the takeover
Thursday, June 18 2020

Newcastle have been linked with some ridiculous players in recent weeks, with takeover talk leading to the Magpies seemingly wanting every footballer on the planet.Names from all across Europe have been linked with joining Newcastle once a takeover happens, all of which have been taken with a pinch

'Hopefully forces PL', 'PR stunt': Some fans see through reported £350m Toon 'bid'
Wednesday, June 17 2020

Wednesday morning brought news of a fresh bid for Newcastle United, as the current takeover saga goes deeper into extra time.At around the same time, pretty much every journalist who covers the Magpies reported on the bid from Henry Mauriss.According to Sky Sports, and various other outlets, the Ame

Premier League News

Liverpool Closing In On First Signing As Premier League Champions - SPORTbible
Sunday, August 9 2020

Liverpool Closing In On First Signing As Premier League ChampionsSPORTbible'Liverpool were better last season' despite losing Premier League title race to Man City, says John Barnes whotalkSPORT.comLiverpool Transfer News Roundup: Premier League champions to complete first summer signing, Reds make

Premier League 2020/21 season can be completed with 'half the matches' under new plans - Daily Star
Sunday, August 9 2020

Premier League 2020/21 season can be completed with 'half the matches' under new plansDaily Star

What happened on the final day of the 2019-20 Premier League season? - BBC Sport
Sunday, July 26 2020

What happened on the final day of the 2019-20 Premier League season?BBC Sport

Five of the most pointless Premier League transfers from the 2019/20 campaign - The Football Faithful
Sunday, August 9 2020

Five of the most pointless Premier League transfers from the 2019/20 campaignThe Football Faithful

Bafana Bafana legend Radebe: Tau close to English Premier League switch - Goal.com
Sunday, August 9 2020

Bafana Bafana legend Radebe: Tau close to English Premier League switchGoal.com

Premier League clubs to discuss curtailment rules for future seasons - BBC Sport
Tuesday, August 4 2020

Premier League clubs to discuss curtailment rules for future seasonsBBC Sport

Chelsea ace Ethan Ampadu set to join Premier League neighbours - Daily Express
Monday, August 10 2020

Chelsea ace Ethan Ampadu set to join Premier League neighboursDaily Express

Rovers benefit from Premier League 2 announcement - Lancashire Telegraph
Sunday, August 9 2020

Rovers benefit from Premier League 2 announcementLancashire Telegraph

Alexandre Lacazette set for Arsenal exit, Chelsea eye Stones - Premier League transfer rumours - Leeds Live
Sunday, August 9 2020

Alexandre Lacazette set for Arsenal exit, Chelsea eye Stones - Premier League transfer rumoursLeeds Live

Newcastle takeover news LIVE: PL pressure; Wigan star linked - ChronicleLive
Monday, August 10 2020

Newcastle takeover news LIVE: PL pressure; Wigan star linkedChronicleLive

Every Premier League transfer including Liverpool, Man Utd, Arsenal and more - Mirror.co.uk
Monday, August 10 2020

Every Premier League transfer including Liverpool, Man Utd, Arsenal and moreMirror.co.uk

Quiz: How well do you recall the 2012-13 Premier League season? - The42
Monday, August 10 2020

Quiz: How well do you recall the 2012-13 Premier League season?The42

Premier League 2019-20: How did your team - and our chief football writer - get on this season? - BBC Sport
Tuesday, July 28 2020

Premier League 2019-20: How did your team - and our chief football writer - get on this season?BBC Sport

Premier League champion: Trent Alexander-Arnold's best bits - Liverpool FC
Sunday, August 9 2020

Premier League champion: Trent Alexander-Arnold's best bitsLiverpool FC

Leicester City Under-23s discover final position as Premier League make decision - Leicestershire Live
Sunday, August 9 2020

Leicester City Under-23s discover final position as Premier League make decisionLeicestershire Live

Christian Pulisic is likely to miss start of Premier League season - The Washington Post
Sunday, August 9 2020

Christian Pulisic is likely to miss start of Premier League seasonThe Washington Post

Newcastle fans have never been more United - the Premier League must take notice - Chronicle Live
Sunday, August 9 2020

Newcastle fans have never been more United - the Premier League must take noticeChronicle Live

Premier League owners' test should be overhauled - Amnesty International - BBC Sport
Thursday, August 6 2020

Premier League owners' test should be overhauled - Amnesty InternationalBBC Sport

Premier League reveals September 12 start date for 2020/21 season - Sky Sports
Friday, July 24 2020

Premier League reveals September 12 start date for 2020/21 seasonSky Sports

Premier League : Willian confirms Chelsea exit after 7 years with the club - InsideSport
Monday, August 10 2020

Premier League : Willian confirms Chelsea exit after 7 years with the clubInsideSport

Premier League final day: Champions League and relegation battles set to dominate - BBC Sport
Saturday, July 25 2020

Premier League final day: Champions League and relegation battles set to dominateBBC Sport

Chelsea: Frank Lampard says Premier League start date 'too early' - BBC Sport
Monday, August 3 2020

Chelsea: Frank Lampard says Premier League start date 'too early'BBC Sport

Robert Lewandowski could have joined Premier League club in 2010 if not for volcano eruption - GIVEMESPORT
Sunday, August 9 2020

Robert Lewandowski could have joined Premier League club in 2010 if not for volcano eruptionGIVEMESPORT

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Why north-east is up in arms at collapse of Saudi Arabia bid to buy Newcastle | David Conn
Saturday, August 8 2020

With such a united front of support for the takeover, however surprising, it is more useful to understand than condemnThe eruption of protest in the north-east at the collapse of the Saudi Arabian bid to buy Newcastle United has come as a shock to those for whom the prospect of Saudi ownership provo

More than 70,000 Newcastle fans sign petition demanding takeover answers
Tuesday, August 4 2020

Supporters want Premier League to explain handlingEfforts continuing to revive takeover involving SaudisMore than 70,000 Newcastle fans have signed a petition demanding the Premier League explain its handling of the apparently collapsed Saudi Arabian-led takeover attempt.The initiative has been back

Premier League 2019-20 fans’ verdicts, part two: Manchester City to Wolves
Sunday, August 2 2020

Fans review the season, and set out their transfer wishlists• Part one: Arsenal to LiverpoolA strange season. Whether it’s judged as a success or not will depend on the Champions League. Winning the Carabao Cup again was great, but nine league losses is unforgivable for this City team, and the less

Another Newcastle takeover mess shows football should mean more | Stephen Cockburn
Saturday, August 1 2020

As a Newcastle fan, I’m desperate for change at the club but I never wanted it to be used as a PR toolAs a lifelong fan I’ve been as desperate as anyone for change at Newcastle, but Saudi Arabia’s appalling human rights record meant this was never the takeover I was hoping for.I never wanted our clu

'Never say never': Newcastle say Ashley still committed to Saudi-led sale
Friday, July 31 2020

Club director Lee Charnley responds to consortium’s withdrawalHenry Mauriss must show proof of funds if he wants to take over Newcastle’s managing director has raised hopes, admittedly slender, that the club’s collapsed sale to a Saudi-led consortium could be resurrected.“Never say never,” said Lee

Newcastle fan's view: yes, we wanted the riches but mostly we wanted rid of Ashley | Harry Savill
Friday, July 31 2020

The Saudi-led takeover’s collapse means years of limbo and misery continue and a sign of hope has disappeared After 16 long weeks, the proposed takeover of Newcastle United – which officially began in January but has been at the forefront of fans’ minds for far longer – has reached a conclusion. The

Another failed Newcastle takeover ends with a familiar feeling of farce | Louise Taylor
Thursday, July 30 2020

Collapse of Saudi-led £300m bid end uncertainty for Steve Bruce but also stirs up uncomfortable memories for fansThe past four months have provided Newcastle supporters with a crash course in geopolitics and left Mike Ashley clutching a £17m non-refundable deposit. Right now neither offers much cons

Saudi-led consortium forced to abandon takeover of Newcastle United
Thursday, July 30 2020

Buyout dropped as group feared being blocked by leagueFans still waiting for new owner to replace Mike AshleyThe controversial £300m takeover of Newcastle United collapsed on Thursday after a Saudi Arabia-led consortium withdrew its bid amid growing fears it would fail the Premier League’s owners’ a

Newcastle have had a narrow escape and may realise that in the fullness of time | Jonathan Liew
Thursday, July 30 2020

Only when a new owner buys out the hated Mike Ashley will the club’s fans appreciate the Saudi Arabia deal was not the one they needed to hitch themselves toPut the cans back in the fridge. Take down the Kylian Mbappé poster from your bedroom wall. Quietly delete the Saudi Arabia flag from your Twit

Saudi Arabia appeals against WTO ruling in twist to Newcastle takeover bid
Wednesday, July 29 2020

WTO said Saudi Arabia helped piracy of Premier League gamesAppeal unlikely to be held swiftly prolonging takeoverThe Newcastle takeover saga has taken a fresh twist after Saudi Arabia formally appealed against a World Trade Organization ruling that it facilitated the piracy of Premier League matches

Premier League 2019-20 season review: our writers’ best and worst
Tuesday, July 28 2020

The best players, greatest games and notable signings – plus those that didn’t work out, and what needs to changeEd Aarons: The performances of Trent Alexander-Arnold, Sadio Mané and Jordan Henderson were crucial for a brilliant Liverpool team that left Manchester City floundering in their wake but

Premier League 2019-20 review: flops of the season
Monday, July 27 2020

A midfielder who barely played, a forward who barely scored and a goalkeeper had seasons to forget. Also: Managers | Players | Goals | Young players | Signings | Matches | Gripes | PunditsWelcome to theguardian.com review of the 2019-20 Premier League season. We have nominated some contenders for th

Premier League 2019-20 review: signings of the season
Monday, July 27 2020

From scurrying strikers to impulsive wingers, here are our pick of the top flight’s best new arrivals. Also: Flops | Pundits | Managers | Players | Goals | Young players | Matches | GripesWelcome to theguardian.com review of the 2019-20 Premier League season. We have nominated some contenders for th

Divock Origi sees off Newcastle as Liverpool end title campaign in style
Sunday, July 26 2020

Naby Keïta assumed centre stage as Liverpool again emphasised why it would take a particularly brave pundit to predict any flattening of their upward trajectory next season.With the Guinean dominating midfield, Jürgen Klopp’s champions recovered from a slow start to ensure Steve Bruce’s bold pre-mat

The Premier League's overachievers, underachievers and those on par | Paul Wilson
Saturday, July 25 2020

Liverpool’s ruthless consistency and Sheffield United’s ability to adapt exceeded expectations, but Arsenal and Spurs slumped, while Manchester City and United have been satisfactoryLeague tables may never lie, though everyone knows they can be economical with the truth. By Sunday evening we will ha