The independent voice of Newcastle United since 1988
Get your daily update and weekly newsletter by signing up today!
What is Newcastle United’s record in terms of overseas signings? Dean Wilkins examines every recruit since 1993 to see whether it is a winning formula.
When it comes to french players in Premier League then Newcastle lead the way – read these headline results of a recent UEFA based demographic study.
This past weekend saw 75 English players start in the ten Premier league matches, a figure that represents only 34% of all the starting line-ups.
When it comes to footballers in the most sought after position up front, that percentage goes up to 44% and in England plus five other countries, over 50% of strikers are from a different country; Yoan Gouffran and Papiss Cisse cases in point.
Steve Bruce stats compared to all other Premier League Newcastle United Managers – Educational
Frank Lampard with ominous message for Steve Bruce and Newcastle United
Schrodinger’s Newcastle United Takeover
Alan Shearer at last speaks out on Steve Bruce – A massive relief
These BBC Sport comments about Newcastle 0 Chelsea 2 perfectly sum up Steve Bruce