Archive for the ‘Vurnon Anita’ 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 [...]

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 [...]

NUFC have taken one step forward then two steps back under Pardew

Posted December 12th, 2012 by ToonBano | 78 Comments

Many thanks to “ToonBano” from the Toon blog www.toonbano.com for his second guest blog here – wt. Today is the two year anniversary of Alan Pardew’s very first game as NUFC manager, when we defeated Liverpool 3-1 thanks to goals from Kevin Nolan, Joey Barton and Andy Carroll. Just looking at the goal scorers that [...]

How was Newcastle United’s transfer window for you? Let us know!

Posted September 2nd, 2012 by workyticket | 47 Comments

As you no doubt know only too well, the Summer transfer window ended at 11pm on Friday evening. But are you happy, or not, overall, with the comings and goings at the club? Reviewing the ingoings and outgoings at Newcastle United during this particular window (see table below), nine players have left the club and [...]

Pardew: “Players we have in mind all seem secure at their clubs”

Posted August 29th, 2012 by workyticket | 42 Comments

Speaking in his pre match press conference for tomorrow evening’s Atromitos game, Alan Pardew has suggested that the club’s policy of making very low bids for transfer targets, hoping to unsettle the players until they force a move from their current clubs may have failed this time, and that all the transfer targets we have [...]

Chelsea vs Newcastle United full match video, extended highlghts and interviews

Posted August 26th, 2012 by workyticket | 71 Comments

Chelsea vs Newcastle United match highlights

Posted August 25th, 2012 by workyticket | 12 Comments

Highlights from todays Chelsea v Newcastle United game at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea vs Newcastle United full match video, extended highlghts and interviews. A disappointing and rather predictable first half performance from Newcastle United which saw us two goals down by the interval after a 22nd minute penalty by Hazard when Torres was brought down by [...]

Chelsea Vs Newcastle United Match Preview

Posted August 24th, 2012 by Jimbob | 129 Comments

Venue: Stamford Bridge, London. Date: Saturday 25th August, 2012. Kick-Off: 5:30pm. Referee: Phil Dowd. UK TV: ESPN / HD. Roberto Di Matteo’s Chelsea await the Magpies this Saturday, as Newcastle United return to Premier League action in the capital for another live ESPN scheduled encounter. Alan Pardew will look to build on last weeks 2-1 [...]

A whole hour of little Vurn in hot Dutch video action!

Posted August 18th, 2012 by workyticket | 25 Comments

Of course, there was much delight on Tyneside when Newcastle United announced they had finally signed the very talented and versatile midfielder and defender, Vurnon Anita, from Ajax. So, I thought it would be a good idea to take a look at Anita’s game gathered from my experience of watching him in the Eredivisie, though [...]