Archive for the ‘Sylvain Marveaux’ Category

And the NUFC Blog player of the season is…

Posted July 9th, 2013 by workyticket | 95 Comments

Well, 1732 of you voted at the time of writing, and for the second time in a row NUFC Blog’s player of the season is (drumroll): Fabricio Coloccini! He beat off Tim Krul into second for the second time in a row too, with Davide Santon replacing Yohan Cabaye on the bottom siep of the […]

Mike Williamson the star of Newcastle United’s “team of the season”

Posted June 1st, 2013 by workyticket | 130 Comments

Below you can see two Newcastle United “teams of the season,” which I have assembled based on player statistics from, OPTA and The first (and most important) is based on performances in the Premier League, with the second based on performances in the Europa League. The figures below the player’s names are their […]

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 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 […]

Five Newcastle United players make a stand over Israel

Posted December 1st, 2012 by workyticket | 127 Comments

62 players from 37 clubs around the world have called on UEFA chief Michel Platini to strip Israel of their right to host the UEFA Under-21 European Championship in solidarity with the people of Gaza after the recent killings by Israel of over 100 Palestinians in the Gaza strip. Of the 62, five Newcastle United […]

Newcastle United vs Swansea City full match video, extended highlights and interviews

Posted November 20th, 2012 by workyticket | 48 Comments

Newcastle United v Swansea City full match video (opens in new window). MTS provides the top online sportsbooks conveniently sorted by overall best experience. Read the MTS sportsbook review here and discover the best sportsbooks for your buck. Another disappointing home defeat for the Magpies as they were sunk by two goals, with Swansea’s leading […]

Monkey hanger massacre! Hartlepool v Newcastle United highlights, post-match interview, report

Posted August 8th, 2012 by workyticket | 101 Comments

OK, it’s the silly season – So who would you bring in?

Posted July 19th, 2012 by AndyMac | 52 Comments

In order to shift attention back to what this blog is all about, this is a very brief look at the new season squad and how we all think it will shape up. According to, this is the current first team squad in advance of the new season.

De Jong rejects Magpies for Champions League Germans.

Posted July 10th, 2012 by workyticket | 38 Comments

Newcastle United striking target, Luuk de Jong, has discounted the idea of joining Europa League Newcastle United, telling German tabloid, “Bild” that he only wants a move to Champions League German side, Borussia Mönchengladbach. Having written that, it was for German consumption in a German publication, though it certainly looks as if Newcastle’s plans for […]

Newcastle United 2011 / 2012 Season Review – Part One

Posted May 18th, 2012 by Jimbob | 9 Comments

NUFC Season Review – Part Two. The end of the season is finally upon us. A season in which defied all expectations. A season where even the most optimistic of Toon fans would have struggled to predict what would be. Newcastle United gate-crashed the top six, and also knocked on the door of the Premier […]

Newcastle ‘Player of the Season’ Vote: 2) Midfielders and Forwards

Posted May 17th, 2012 by CLiNT FLiCK | 115 Comments

Following on from my piece on the contributions of our defenders and utilty players this season, let’s carry on with our assessment of Newcastle’s players with a view to deciding who is our Player of the season. I’ll be moving on the engine room now, and later the forwards. There are undoubtedly a few worthy […]