Shola Ameobi has played a lot of roles during his time at Newcastle; The long-tenured Magpie forward has been a European hero, gone off on loan and been a surprise late cap for Nigeria. 339 more words
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To say that Newcastle are in crisis at the moment would be criminally stating the obvious. The damning statistic of 12 losses in the past 17 games not only reflects a defence sorely in need of improvement, but also a woefully inadaquate frontline which has mustered a grand total of 0 goals in 12 of these games and has failed to score in the last 360 minutes of football.
You’d think even Alan Pardew would know enough to leave well-enough alone. He still has his job despite going headfirst into an opposing player and his Newcastle United team doing its best to resemble a relegation squad despite top-half standing. 423 more words
In Laurent Blanc’s first season as head of Paris Saint-Germain, the capital city giants have lost just two league matches and made the Champions League Round of 16. 544 more words
Implicit in Paris Saint-Germain’s quick ascent (and French soccer’s willingness to go along with it) is the idea that what’s good for PSG is good for 916 more words
It is seldom that a club finds itself with eight games of the season remaining, but with seemingly little to play for; but that is very much the situation at Newcastle United at the moment.