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Newcastle United approve Hatem Ben Arfa's request to return to France
The French playmaker flew out to Paris last Thursday after being ruled out of the home clash with Swansea City.
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Sun Apr 20, 2014
NEWDoes Alan Pardew even realise he has turned Newcastle United into a laughing stock?
Alan Pardew became the first Newcastle United manager in the Premier League era to lose five consecutive games - then performed his own Easter miracle by holding on to his job.
Premier League Top Scorers Week 36: Evaluating the Stars of Matchday 35
With tight races nearing a close at all levels of the EPL table, every goal carries enormous weight.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Newcastle United 1-2 Swansea City
A Wilfried Bony penalty in stoppage time ensured Swansea crept closer to Premier League safety and increased the pressure on Alan Pardew's Newcastle.
How we rated the Swansea City players in the 2-1 win over Newcastle United, plus leave your own marks
Two goals from the penalty spot saw the spoils shared in a match Cardiff City really needed to win as they look to avoid the drop We're asking you to watch, click and vote in the WalesOnline Dafftas which celebrates the wonderful Welsh talent on the small screen Directors convicted of a commercial offence overseas would be banned from running ... (more)
Lee Ryder: The demise of Hatem Ben Arfa is a crying shame at Newcastle United
There was once a time when Alan Pardew was ready to build his Newcastle United team around Hatem Ben Arfa.
Jack Charlton: The time is now to give Adam Armstrong his big chance at Newcastle United
The former World Cup winner was the man who handed Paul Gascoigne his debut 29 years ago when the then 17-year-old came on as a sub against Queens Park Rangers in a 1-0 victory at St James' Park.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Alan Pardew starting to buckle under weight of discontent at Newcastle United
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The Northern Echo
Pardew still upbeat on the prospects of signing Remy on a permanent deal
ALAN PARDEW maintains there is still a "good chance" of Loic Remy making a permanent move to Newcastle United this summer.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
10 Players Newcastle United Must Target to Revive Premier League Fortunes
It doesn't take a genius to work out that Newcastle United need a lift, and a glance at the Premier League form table quickly explains why.
Williams bemoans Swansea City's luck
Chico Flores was sent off in the 16th minute of Sunday's 1-0 loss to Chelsea, after being booked twice inside 120 seconds.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Taylor determined to end season in the side as decisions over his Newcastle United future loom
BACK IN ACTION: Steven Taylor is determined to remain in the Newcastle side after returning to the starting line-up at Stoke City last weekend WITH four games of the season remaining, it feels as though some Newcastle United players have already switched off for the summer.
Newcastle United Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of April 14
Newcastle United suffered their fourth defeat and drew their fourth blank in a row at Stoke City on Saturday, leaving supporters in open revolt against manager Alan Pardew.
The Northern Echo
Key duo ready to make Newcastle return
LOIC REMY and Mathieu Debuchy are finally expected to make their return from injury when Newcastle United entertain Swansea City on Saturday.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Great North Run 2014 interactive route map - see what's ahead
One minute they are smiling and laughing, the next they hug each other in tears.
The Northern Echo
Pardew won't give in to fan pressure
COME IN NUMBER TEN: Newcastle fans are clamouring for the return of Hatem Ben Arfa to the team but manager Alan Pardew is far from convinced that the midfielder deserves a starting berth UNDER-FIRE Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew will not cave in to pressure and play Hatem Ben Arfa, despite coming under fire from supporters for not starting the ... (more)
Newcastle United turn to explosive Ghana striker Abdul-Majeed Waris to boost fortunes
Coming off the back of three heavy defeats that have coincided with Alan Pardew's ban for head-butting Hull City's David Meyler, the manager has stated openly that this is now one of the toughest moments of his career.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Pieters admits World Cup dream is unlikely
The former PSV player accepts he may have to watch this summer's showpiece from home despite scoring his first goal for the club against Newcastle at the weekend Stoke City defender Erik Pieters has not given up hope of earning a place in the Netherlands squad for the World Cup.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Alan Pardew haunted by sack campaign as Newcastle United fans turn on 'muppet' manager
Alan Pardew admits he fears for his future at Newcastle United as tensions grow between himself, supporters and the local press.
Erik Pieters ends six-year goals drought as Stoke City beat Newcastle United
Stoke defender Erik Pieters ended a six-year goal drought against Newcastle on Saturday - and best friend Tim Krul will not be allowed to forget it.