Watford’s Premier League status confirmed

Two first-half goals confirmed Watford's Premier League status and gave them their first win since early March as they saw off Newcastle 2-1 on Saturday in the Premier League. Hosts Watford took the lead after just three minutes as Roberto Pereyra simply finished off a move involving Andre Gray, Troy Deeney

Milivojevic rescues point for Palace

Luka Milivojevic's second-half penalty saw Crystal Palace come from behind to earn a 1-1 draw with Newcastle in the Premier League on Sunday. The Serbian made no mistake from the spot after Christian Benteke had been fouled by Ciaran Clark on 55 minutes to cancel out Mohamed Diame's 22nd-minute opener for

Hazard shines for Chelsea again

Eden Hazard scored twice in a brilliant display as Chelsea beat Newcastle to draw level on points with second-placed Manchester United in the Premier League. On his return to the starting XI, Hazard fired the Blues level with an angled strike after Dwight Gayle's poked effort had given the Magpies a

Cisse brace lightens pressure on Pardew

Papiss Cisse inspired a late turnaround to ease some of the pressure on Alan Pardew as Newcastle United drew 2-2 with Hull City. Having fallen 2-0 down thanks to wonderful goals from Nikica Jelavic and Mohamed Diame, Newcastle looked set for another defeat in a game that Pardew had headed into

“Pardew has lost the dressing room” – Quinn

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has lost the dressing room and his tenure must be brought to an end, so says Micky Quinn after Saturday's thumping 4-0 defeat at Southampton which left the Magpies bottom of the Premier League and still searching for their first victory of the season. "I think it

Pardew confident of avoiding sack

Newcastle boss Alan Pardew is confident he can avoid the sack at St James’ Park as he attempts to head off a fresh crisis. The 53-year-old survived in his job last season despite a touchline bust-up with Hull midfielder David Meyler and a dreadful end to the campaign during which he

Pardew charged for improper conduct

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has been charged with improper conduct by the Football Association after headbutting Hull midfielder David Meyler. Pardew, 52, was sent to the stand for the incident during the second half of his side's 4-1 win at the KC Stadium. He apologised after Saturday's match, but Newcastle have

Goalkeeper Steve Harper admits Regrets

Newcastle United stalwart Steve Harper has admitted his loyalty may not have helped his career after being told he must leave the club. The goalkeeper, 38, has made only 197 appearances for the Magpies since being signed from Seaham Red Star in 1993. "Over time you're going to have some regrets," he