Toon V Forest – Goals and Discussion as the action unfolds.

Follow this blog for the latest goals and reaction to this must win game as Newcastle United looks to reclaim the Championship top spot, as Brighton look on following the postponement of their home game against Cardiff due to fog. 1-0! Ritchie's fucking magic ⚫️⚪️⚫️⚪️⚫️⚪️⚪️ #nufc — NUFC Banter (@NUFC_Banter) December 30, 2016 #nffc hahaha as if he [...]

Newcastle 2-0 Brighton – Championship Review

Well lets be honest. Very few of us expected a positive result from yesterday evening’s home fixture against Chris Hughton’s Seagulls. In the end the Magpies won relatively comfortably against a side widely expected to be fellow contenders come the season’s end. But just how comfortable was the win and what does this mean for the the rest of [...]

Newcastle V Brighton – Championship reaction live!

Welcome one and all to Championship match day. Today marks the second tier return to St. James’ Park of Toon Army favorite Chris Hughton, who many will remember as having lead the Magpies to a memorable Championship League win in 2010. In that season Newcastle remained unbeaten at home in all competition and lost only 4 league games. Under [...]

Stat Attack! Is Sissoko really worth £35m?

Prior to Euro 2016 Newcastle were reported to be asking for somewhere in the region of £20m – £25m for Moussa Sissoko. The player appeared to put in a series of good performances on the European stage, resulting in the new quoted asking price being in the region of £35m. This has only served to inflate an already massive [...]