Post NUFC v Brighton Thoughts

27 Aug

Click to join the TOTT forum! Without wanting to jump the gun, get carried away or make too much of a statement about things, I think today’s Newcastle win against Brighton was probably the first time you could really see the Rafa Benitez […]

Stats: Newcastle v Brighton

27 Aug

Vital Pre-Match – Newcastle v Brighton Newcastle made it successive wins after a one-nil win at Bristol City. Tomorrow, in the late kick-off, we’ll become a familiar face in Chris Hughton and his Brighton side to St James’.

Newcastle United 2-0 Brighton: Magpies move up to fourth with impressive win

27 Aug

Newcastle moved up to fourth in the Sky Bet Championship with a 2-0 victory that brought an end to Brighton’s six-month unbeaten run. The Seagulls had not lost in the league, excluding May’s play-offs, since February but could not prevent the Magpies from making it three wins in a row to help forget about starting […]

Newcastle United 2-0 Brighton

27 Aug

Jonjo Shelvey’s second-half free-kick was his first goal for Newcastle Newcastle United made it three straight Championship wins to end Brighton’s unbeaten start to the season. Captain Jamaal Lascelles headed the Magpies in front from Matt Ritchie’s free-kick before Yoan Gouffran hit the bar with a 25-yard shot. Anthony Knockaert struck the woodwork for the […]

Murphy Newcastle move agreed – McCarthy

27 Aug

Daryl Murphy previously spent five years with Newcastle’s north east rivals Sunderland Ipswich manager Mick McCarthy has confirmed the club have agreed to let striker Daryl Murphy join Newcastle. The 33-year-old Republic of Ireland international missed the 1-0 Championship victory over Preston on Saturday ahead of the prospective move. “It’s a really good move for […]

Coventry re-sign Newcastle’s Bigirimana

27 Aug

Gael Bigirimana made 13 appearances during a loan spell with Coventry in 2015-16 Coventry City have re-signed midfielder Gael Bigirimana from Newcastle on a deal until the end of the season. The Burundi-born 22-year-old made his senior debut for Coventry in August 2011 at the age of 17 and joined the Magpies a year later. […]

Championship round-up: Huddersfield extend lead at top of the table as Bristol City down Aston Villa

27 Aug

Huddersfield Town 1-0 Wolverhampton Wanderers Huddersfield moved two points clear at the top of the Championship with a narrow win over fellow promotion contenders Wolves. The league leaders took the lead inside the opening five minutes, Rajiv van La Parra netting against his former club, converting the rebound from Kasey Palmer’s shot. Joe Mason had […]

Coventry re-sign Newcastle’s Bigirimana

27 Aug

Gael Bigirimana made 13 appearances during a loan spell with Coventry in 2015-16 Coventry City have re-signed midfielder Gael Bigirimana from Newcastle on a deal until the end of the season. The Burundi-born 22-year-old made his senior debut for Coventry in August 2011 at the age of 17 and joined the Magpies a year later. […]

Newcastle v Brighton – Team Sheets

27 Aug

Click to join the TOTT forum! Newcastle United are at St James’ Park with Brighton the visitors today, this is a 5.30pm kick-off – the line-ups have been confirmed. If you’re not in attendance but will follow the game sat at your computer, […]

Coventry re-sign Newcastle’s Bigirimana

27 Aug

Gael Bigirimana made 13 appearances during a loan spell with Coventry in 2015-16 Coventry City have re-signed midfielder Gael Bigirimana from Newcastle on a deal until the end of the season. The Burundi-born 22-year-old made his senior debut for Coventry in August 2011 at the age of 17 and joined the Magpies a year later. […]