Found April 16, 2013 on Newcastle United FC Blog:
PLAYERS: Alan Pardew
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew will find out this week that he has a lot of work to do in the next five games, if he is to repair the damage done to his reputation at Newcastle, after his team lost to Sunderland at home for the first time in 13 years, and by the biggest [...]

Pardew blames loss on fatigue

Alan Pardew admits tired bodies and minds cost Newcastle United as they suffered a 3-0 derby defeat to Sunderland. There was plenty riding on Sunday's clash between two North East rivals, with both clubs sweating on their Premier League status. In the end, it was the Black Cats who collected the spoils and offered their survival bid a welcome shot in the arm. For Pardew and...

Pardew eyes derby redemption

Alan Pardew has set Newcastle the task of recovering derby pride after tasting defeat by Sunderland for the first time. The 51-year-old was stunned by Sunday's capitulation at St James' Park as his run of four positive results against the Black Cats came to a spectacular end. However, he is urging his players to use a humbling 3-0 defeat to fuel them for their final five...

Alan Pardew Full Of Praise For Di Canio

We’re a little surprised that Alan Pardew is praising Paolo Di Canio so much before the Sunderland game today – but maybe it’s part of the match plan. Alan Pardew – at the end of last week’s game against Sunderland This is what Alan had to say in the local press this morning: “If you [...]

Alan Pardew Feeling Sorry For Himself

Alan Pardew said it was an ugly day for Newcastle today in our defeat to Sunderland -and that’s putting it mildly – it was simply a devastating day for Newcastle fans around the world. Paolo Di Canio – low key celebration at St. James’ Park This is what Alan said after the game today: “It’s [...]

Pardew And Players Will Take Some Heat For Disaster

We’re sure there’s going to be some soul-searching going on at Newcastle this week, following our horrendous 3-0 defeat at home by Sunderland – which came completely out of the blue, and for the third time this year we were beaten by a team below us in the league table.. Alan Pardew - will take [...]

Pardew – We Were Tired – I Aplogize To Our Fans

Alan Pardew said after the game that Newcastle’s players were tired – but that’s simply an excuse and we had five new players start this afternoon, that didn’t play against Benfica on Thursday night. It was all smiles between the two managers – before the kickoff Nobody expected Sunderland to win – except maybe the [...]

Fans Expect Positive Reaction At West Brom

As might have been expected, there has been a lot of criticism of Alan Pardew, the coaches and the players, since the 3-0 loss against Sunderland on Sunday, something that we just didn’t see coming. A depressed looking Alan Pardew on Sunday And when you consider that in Sunderland’s last nine games, they had only [...]

Young Newcastle Defender Likely To Start At West Brom

One of the surprises Alan Pardew made with his team selection against Sunderland was to play Argentine Jonas Gutierrez at left back – and we though at the time he was going for experience. Massadio in pain after that terrible tackle And since then the Newcastle manager, who has come in for some heavy criticism [...]

Haidara Likely To Return At West Brom

As we had though when the team was announced Alan Pardew preferred Jonas Gutierrez at left back in place of young Massadio Haidara, who had  returned against Benifca,  and we thought he had a solid game, before being replaced in the second half. Massadio Haidara – should return at West Brom It’s time for Alan [...]

Restoring Geordie Pride – Easier Said Than Done

After the disaster on Sunday we could have guessed that when the players returned to training today we would hear talk that it’s time to restore the Geordie pride, after it was harpooned and almost killed on Sunday. Alan Pardew will now be under considerable pressure That must be the mission of Alan Pardew and [...]

Newcastle In Relegation Dogfight

One thing the shocking 3-0 defeat against Sunderland does for Newcastle, is to put us right back in the relegation dogfight. Alan Pardew on the sidelines today – players were not ready And it’s not going to help that we have three games on the road in the last five games of the season – [...]

Debuchy, Steven Taylor And Tiote All Start Against Sunderland

Ax expected Mathieu Debuchy, Steven Taylor and Cheick Tiote return to the starting line-up this afternoon, but 20 year-old Massadio Haidara is on the bench and Jonas Gutierrez starts at left back, as Alan Pardew goes for experience. So six of the starting eleven – Krul, Yanga-Mbiwa, Gutierrez, Cabaye, Sissoko and Cisse – also started [...]

Tim Krul Dislocates Shoulder – Out For The Season

On the back of a stunning 3-0 loss to local rivals Sunderland – the news gets even worse for Newcastle, as Tim Krul is out for the season. Tim Krul – in pain this afternoon – out for the season The Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has told the press that Tim Krul has dislocated his [...]
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