Posts Tagged ‘Alan Pardew’

Don’t judge Pardew on 10 games, judge him on 176

Posted November 21st, 2014 by workyticket | 531 Comments

“Judge me on ten games” pleaded Alan Pardew as media and fans alike called for his silver head. It was only a matter of weeks ago, but it seems like a far away memory now. Indeed, it has only taken half that many games to take Alan Pardew from the mire to the sunlit uplands […]

Mr.Average: What is Alan Pardew’s average season performance?

Posted December 13th, 2013 by workyticket | 20 Comments

The 9th December marked the third anniversary of Alan Pardew’s appointment as Newcastle United manager, with the 11th being the third anniversary of his first game in charge, a 3-1 victory over Kenny Dalglish’s Liverpool. So, bearing that in mind, I thought I would look at Pardew’s 113 Premier League games, crunch some numbers and […]

Alan Pardew’s Chelsea pre-match press conference video.

Posted November 1st, 2013 by workyticket | 30 Comments

Highlights (can’t believe I just wrote that) of Alan Pardew’s Chelsea pre match press conference yesterday. I have also included Pardew’s post match press conference after the League Cup defeat to Manchester City below, where Pardew also looks forward to the Chelsea game.

Sunderland vs Newcastle United mega match preview

Posted October 26th, 2013 by workyticket | 17 Comments

Venue: Stadium of Blight, Blunderland. Date: Sun 27th Oct, 2013. Kick off: 1.30pm. Referee: Lee Probert. UK TV: Sky Sports. “They’re an odd lot let me tell you; ideas above their station yet supporting a team who are nothing more than a hindrance even when at their best under Peter Reid.” Wrote Sir Alex Grumpyface […]

Will Pardew find the right way to rescue Cisse?

Posted October 24th, 2013 by workyticket | 77 Comments

My latest blog on is now published. In my last piece on there I looked at Yohan Cabaye and Mike Williamson, and specifically, their perfomance against Liverpool in our last game. In this one however, I take a look at a player who was relegated to the bench in that game, Papiss Cisse. In […]

Who is right? Patronising Pardew or revolting, self destructive fans?

Posted October 18th, 2013 by workyticket | 13 Comments

As many of you will be aware, a motley collection of fan groups angered by Mike Ashley’s mismanagement, repeated dishonesty, a perceived lack of ambition and Newcastle United’s general underperformance on the pitch will be on the march before Saturday’s early kick-off against Liverpool. On the other side, Alan Pardew in his recent interview with […]

Cabaye challenges Kinnear to come clean on Cabayegate (the full exchange translated)

Posted October 8th, 2013 by workyticket | 79 Comments

As I wrote at the time, with Newcastle United, the club of smoke, mirrors and downright lies under current owner, Mike Ashley, there are things we still do not know about the Yohan Cabaye kerfuffle at the start of the season. In an interview as part of the France squad at the side’s Clairefontaine HQ, […]

Pardew: The man who can’t get a grip on getting a grip

Posted October 7th, 2013 by workyticket | 26 Comments

Ladies and Gentlemen, my latest post on is now up! Entitled “Newcastle United’s Alan Pardew needs to get a grip on himself before his team will” it reflects on some of Pardew’s comments made after the game, where he said: “We have got a side that needs to get a grip of a game,” […]

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

Posted October 6th, 2013 by workyticket | 115 Comments

Cardiff City v Newcastle United full match video. ‘Match of the Day’ extended match highlights.

Cardiff City vs Newcastle United extended match highlights and interviews

Posted October 5th, 2013 by workyticket | 6 Comments

Cardiff City vs Newcastle United ‘Match of the Day’ highlights. Cardiff City v Newcastle United full match video. Alternative highlights.