After netting for Serbia again this week, Aleksandar Mitrovic must be wondering what more he needs to do to warrant a start for his club. Following Newcastle’s 1-0 loss to Bournemouth, many fans were calling for ‘Mitro’ to be summoned from the bench, although manager Rafa Benitez did not conform to the wishes of the 

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Newcastle United defeated struggling Crystal Palace 1-0 at the weekend, in a result that perhaps did not match the performance. The South London club, buoyed by their first win of the season against champions Chelsea in their previous game, looked the livelier team and seemed more likely to score for the large parts at St 

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Newcastle United captain Jamaal Lascelles signed a new six-year contract with the club, keeping him at St James’ Park until 2023. The defender has been one of United’s star performers this season and was rewarded with the new deal on the basis of a number of impressive performances, where he has contributed at both ends 

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Newcastle United and Liverpool shared the spoils in today’s encounter at St James’ Park, with the match ending 1-1. The visitors took the lead after 29 minutes through Philippe Coutinho’s fine strike from 25 yards, while a slightly fortuitous goal from Newcastle striker Joselu brought the Magpies back level and earned Rafa Benitez’s battling team 

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After observing Newcastle United’s business this summer transfer window, many among the Toon Army would have been left disappointed. United were unsuccessful in adding cover for a number of positions, while also failing to acquire a marquee signing that many fans had hoped for; largely down to owner Mike Ashley being unwilling to spend. However, 

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After Sunday’s defeat at Huddersfield, Newcastle United began the season with two losses from two games. It has no doubt been a poor start, with fans and associates of the Magpies expecting better. However, since the season began, and especially after the Huddersfield match, pundits and the media alike have not stopped short of slating 

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