Archive for the ‘Graeme Souness’ Category

S.L. Benfica – A complete guide for Geordies (part one)

Posted March 29th, 2013 by workyticket | 7 Comments

As Newcastle United’s next Europa League opponents are the Portuguese footballing aristocrats of Benfica, I have been inspired to write a two part guide to the club. In this first part, I will taking a brief look at the history of the club, as well as taking a look at the links between Benfica, Newcastle […]

Pardew to be Visited by Three Ghost Ex-Managers on Christmas Eve? (Hopefully)

Posted December 24th, 2012 by ToonBano | 52 Comments

Many thanks to “ToonBano” from the Toon blog www.toonbano.com for his fourth guest blog here – wt. As we managed to fall over the line to a 1-0 ‘win’ over QPR its got to be said that was one of the worst games of football I have ever seen in my whole life. Which was […]

Trotters in Toon! Newcastle United Vs Bolton Wanderers Match Preview

Posted April 7th, 2012 by Jimbob | 61 Comments

Venue: St James’ Park, Newcastle Date: Monday, 9th April 2012 Kick-off: 3.00pm Referee: Mike Jones UK TV: None Not only does the Easter break in the United Kingdom guarantee you bunny rabbits, egg shaped chocolate and poor public transport, it also guarantees you that the F.A. will try and squeeze as many games together as […]

In memory of Steve the “Bowburn Mag”

Posted December 16th, 2011 by workyticket | 15 Comments

It was four days ago when I learned of the tragically premature death of Steve Thompson, aka “Thomma” to his friends, and in the NUFC blogiverse, “Bowburn Mag”. He was a writer on this site from it’s inception in 2009, writing a total of 234 articles for us in our first year. It is probably […]

Canaries v Magpies – Norwich City v Newcastle United match preview.

Posted December 9th, 2011 by workyticket | 8 Comments

Venue: Carrow Road, Norwich. Date: Saturday 10th Dec, 2011. Kick-off: 3.00pm. Referee: Martin Atkinson. Pies: D.Smith. The Magpies of Newcastle United will be looking to pick themselves up after a tough trio of fixtures and recent injury woes as they visit the Canaries of Norwich City. Even though this is an away game, some may […]