According to the Chronicle, Celtic are interested in Newcastle United defender Chancel Mbemba who is expected to be sold this summer. Having guided the Magpies to safety in the Premier League, manager Rafael Benitez is planning on a summer clear-out. Mbemba could be one of the first players out the door as he’s fallen out […]
Category: Newcastle United
Newcastle United Football Club is an English professional association football club based in Newcastle upon Tyne that will play in the Premier League, the top tier of English football, after winning the Championship title in 2017. Newcastle United was founded in 1892 by the merger of Newcastle East End and Newcastle West End, and has played at its current home ground, St James’ Park, ever since. The ground was developed into an all-seater stadium in the mid-1990s and now has a capacity of 52,354. The club has been a member of the Premier League for all but three years of the competition’s history, spending 85 seasons in the top tier as of May 2016, and has never dropped below English football’s second tier since joining the Football League in 1893.
They have won four League Championship titles, six FA Cups and a Charity Shield, as well as the 1969 Inter-Cities Fairs Cup and the 2006 UEFA Intertoto Cup. Newcastle United has the ninth highest total of trophies won by an English club. The club’s most successful period was between 1904 and 1910, when they won an FA Cup and three of their First Division titles. The club were highly successful in the Premier League in the 1990s and early 2000s, but have been mostly struggling since the 2006–07 season, and were relegated in 2009 and 2016.
Newcastle has a fierce local rivalry with Sunderland, and the two clubs have engaged in the Tyne–Wear derby since 1898. The club’s traditional kit colours are black and white striped shirts, black shorts and black socks. Their traditional crest takes elements of the city coat of arms, which features two grey seahorses.
The club has been owned by Mike Ashley since 2007, succeeding long term chairman and owner Sir John Hall. The club is the seventeenth highest revenue producing club in the world in terms of annual revenue, generating €169.3m in 2015. Historically, Newcastle’s highest placing was in 1999 when they were the fifth highest revenue producing football club in the world, and second in England only behind Manchester United.
All club’s info were according to Wikipedia.
Moussa Dembele has been linked with a move away from Celtic this summer, with a host of Premier League clubs keen to procure his signature. Brighton tried and failed to sign the 21-year-old Frenchman during the January transfer window, but Dembele is still expected to switch clubs ahead of the 2018/19 campaign. He’s enjoyed a […]
According to Spanish news outlet AS, Celtic have joined Newcastle United in the race for Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres, reports Teamtalk. The former Liverpool and Chelsea striker has confirmed his intentions to leave Atleti this summer but would continue with his football career elsewhere. This has opened the door for Celtic to swoop in […]
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Chelsea have made their way into the last 16 of the FA Cup with an impressive 3-0 win over Newcastle United. Two goals from Michy Batshuayi and screamer from Marcos Alonso was enough to secure the Premier League holders passage into round 5. The first half started fairly poorly or the hosts, with the Blues […]
Belgian news outlet Foot BRC reported this week that Celtic are interested in signing Newcastle United defender Chancel Mbemba. The DR Congo international is among the senior layers who Rafael Benitez is willing to sell this month. Benitez is a fan of Celtic centre-back Jozo Simunovic and The Daily Mail reported last summer that the […]
Report coming from The Sun is claiming Celtic are closing in on signing Newcastle United out-of-favour defender Chancel Mbemba during this month’s transfer window. Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers has already made an addition to his defensive line this month after RB Leipzig star Marvin Compper made the move to Glasgow, however it seems that the […]
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Manchester United v Newcastle United: match preview, team news and injuries Manchester United will be looking to close the gap on leaders Manchester City with a win over Newcastle United at Old Trafford this Saturday evening. However, Rafael Benitez‘s side won’t so cheap for the Red Devils having won three of their last five matches […]