The Gap’s Closed – Escape Act Starts Now

Palace come to town on Saturday and this is where the escape act simply has to start for Newcastle United. After last week’s hard graft at Anfield, to salvage a 2-2 draw showed the character and belief that Rafa has installed in this side. A fightback that never would have happened under the long gone… Continue reading The Gap’s Closed – Escape Act Starts Now

Time to pull a result out the bag on the road

Newcastle head to Liverpool on Saturday knowing that the steep hill of saving themselves from relegation becomes a mountain if they can’t come home with anything. In an ideal world, Rafa would return to his old stomping ground with a carefully masterminded game plan to park the bus and win 1-0. Unfortunately one doubts it will… Continue reading Time to pull a result out the bag on the road

Swans success, City next..?

In a massive game at the bottom for Newcastle United, the Mags finally came good when it mattered as they romped to a 3-0 victory over the already safe Swansea City. Goals from Jamaal Lascelles, Moussa Sissoko and Andros Townsend ensured that Newcastle closed the gap on Norwich City after Sunderland’s victory over the Canaries… Continue reading Swans success, City next..?

Toon Times at Newcastle’s Training Ground Pre Swansea

Today, in the lead up to Newcastle’s massive home clash with Swansea on Saturday, Toon Times visited Newcastle’s Benton base in the north of the city. Unfortunately we were not granted access into the ground itself, but whilst standing at the entrance we were able to speak to players as they left the training ground in their… Continue reading Toon Times at Newcastle’s Training Ground Pre Swansea

Match Preview: Southampton (A)

Date: Saturday 9th April Venue: St Mary’s Kick Off: 3:00pm Tomorrow, we head to the South-Coast knowing that if we leave empty-handed we will etch disastrously close to relegation. Its vital that we are fired up and organised right through what is going to be a tough contest. Rafa still believed following our gut-wrenching defeat at Carrow Road. Now he must… Continue reading Match Preview: Southampton (A)