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Mike Ashley – The lost Newcastle United generation
The proof of Rafa Benitez failure record for Simon Jordan, Andy Gray and Richard Keys
The making of a Newcastle United cult hero
Richard Keys obsessive hatred of Rafa Benitez erupts yet again on hearing Everton news
West Ham fans react to playing Newcastle United first as new season fixtures announced
Dear Mag, Sammy Ameobi is showing promise not just on the pitch as I spotted the following classic quote from him recently – ‘guess my very 1st game at St.James’…
So have Mike Ashley & Derek Llambias reinvented the (football) wheel, or have the lads had a kind set of opening fixture, carried some luck and actually played some pretty good football?
Mag columnist Billy Furious woke up one morning and sold his car, rented out the house and didn’t renew his season ticket.
Instead he set off on a world tour in search of the meaning of life and of course, which bar has the Newcastle game on.
‘Deputy Editor’ and ‘Sweet Left Foot’ steps up to his personal struggle with that modern world.
Will he survive?
As a Newcastle United fan, a strange feeling to be inside Wembley for England 1 Croatia 0
Do you remember your first ever away match?
Robbie Murray takes us back in time to his first one, was it a wasted journey?
He’s there, he’s there, he’s every ******* where, Colin Whittle.
Everybody has a different view of the match and there’s not many quite as different as Colin!
Issue 1 – August 1988
In August ’88 the first ever issue of The Mag hit the streets, coinciding with a relegation season!
Three world class players had left the region they called home, it makes you cry thinking what could have been with Beardsley, Waddle and Gascoigne. The Mag’s way of dealing with it….
Over a century of history down the drain but don’t despair, we are giving you the chance to ‘sponsor’ ST.JAMES’ PARK for nothing!
Simply rearrange some, or all, of the letters of SPORTSDIRECT and see if you can beat our opening bid. Tradition with a twist!
Issue 21 – November 1990
John Hall kindly agreed to be interviewed and it is compelling reading so many years on….
“Douglas is much more in tune with the fans than me and I must stress he would never do anything that was against the fans’ views”!
Dear Mag, I wonder what Mike Ashley would do if this season continued in a similar way to the first eleven matches? Would that create a different vision in his…
This is the biggest decision in Newcastle United history
Leeds United shame Mike Ashley with latest ambitious move
Very interesting response after asking fans if in favour of Newcastle players taking the knee
A donkey derby Newcastle United team fit enough to play Sunderland
Newcastle United fans – Have standards dropped so low that this is seen as great step forward?