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Jeff Stelling was the host as usual in the Sky Sports studios on Saturday. The usual suspects joining him. Given the task of watching and covering the Newcastle United v…
Phil Thompson has been looking at Newcastle United. He says ‘I think Newcastle will have a lot to offer at home’ when they meet Crystal Palace. As for Saturday’s visitors,…
Phil Thompson fears this ‘really great’ performance from Newcastle could have come along at very worst time where Mike Ashley is concerned.
“That was so out of touch with this game it was untrue and Newcastle were one up.
Phil Thompson “I’m thinking, come on. You are thinking come on, you have to change this, and he (Rafa Benitez) didn’t do it. Quite baffling”
Phil Thompson previews Newcastle for the new season: “We hear about these stand-offs but Rafa remains there, so it can’t all be bad.”
Asked about what is in store at St James Park, Phil Thompson believes Newcastle fans will understand if Rafa Benitez walks away this time.
Phil Thompson picks his Newcastle Player of the Season: “I think he has epitomised what they need as a leader and a winner.”
Phil Thompson explains how Rafa Benitez ‘Stopped a toxic atmosphere creeping into the club’, but adds in lazy Championship players reference
Phil Thompson “Newcastle players I thought didn’t have the ability, or passion, to do it every game, are rising to the occasion every game.”
You have to doubt the right to freedom of speech for all after this from Darren Bent on Newcastle United
Valentino Lazaro sums up fan worries: ‘Unfortunately, the whole team fell apart’
’20+ years of management experience Steve Bruce schooled by 2 months in the job Mikel Arteta’
Steve Bruce journalist friend defends his mate and goads Newcastle United fans to predictable reaction
Time for Steve Bruce to be bold – Loan signings allow formation change and go with this Newcastle team