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Newcastle have lost four of their last seven games in all competitions, and three of the last four in the Premier League – so we must start putting some wins together if we are to survive in the Premier League. Alan Pardew – in Lisbon on Thursday There are only seven games to go and [...]
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Newcastle manager Alan Pardew made no attempt to hide his relief at his side's dramatic win over Fulham on Sunday.
Papiss Cisse's winner in stoppage time handed Newcastle a vital victory to lift them up the table to five points above the relegation zone.
"It's been a tough week for us," Pardew declared. "We played really well against Benfica but came...
Alan Pardew – in more somber times – not today Pardew’s celebration after fantastic Papiss Cisse winner
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew showered his players with praise after they had a nervous first half against Fulham today, and when they should have been tiring in the second half because of their game on Thursday night – our lads went after Fulham in the second half and were rewarded with another dramatic Papiss Cisse [...]
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has been interviewed in the local papers today, and of course he has said we must win the game against Fulham today, in what we hope will be a sell-out crowd at St. James’ Park. Alan Pardew - we must win today Since we have one of the worst away records in the [...]
Alan Pardew gave his press conference this afternoon for the vital Fulham game at home tomorrow, and as expected he gave an injury update – but it was hardly good news the Newcastle manager delivered. Alan Pardew – at the news conference No players will be back for the Premier League game tomorrow afternoon so [...]
Newcastle will play a crucial league game tomorrow against Fulham at St. James’ Park, and most Newcastle fans will be expecting a win in the game. Alan Pardew at Estádio da Luz on Wednesday Newcastle have lost three games in a row, and two of them have been in the Premier League, so the last [...]
Yoan Gouffran has given an interview in the Evening Chronicle today and he is full of praise for manager Alan Pardew, and Yoan says things are a lot different at Newcastle than they are in France. Yoan Gouffran after scoring against Tottenham Newcastle have three important games to play in the next eight days – [...]
We thought young Davide Santon showed a lot of maturity, courage and class this week, in the way he came our after the Benfica game and said it was his fault that we lost – after he had gifted Benfica a goal after 66 minutes with a wayward back pass. Davide Santon – a mature [...]
Alan Pardew has made four changes to the Newcastle starting line-up from that which started in the 4-0 defeat at Manchester City On Saturday, for tonight’s first leg of their Europa League quarter-final against Benfica at the Estadio da Luz . James Perch has been brought in at defensive midfield to replace Vurnon Anita, who [...]
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew was pleased with the performance of his team tonight in Lisbon, when we were beaten 3-1 by Benfica, but he wasn’t too pleased with the actual result. Rodrigo celebrates after scoring Benfica’s first goal Newcastle got off to a great start in this game when Papiss Cisse scored a great breakaway [...]
It seems like the local Portuguese press have already written off Newcastle having any chance tonight at the Estádio da Luz in Lisbon. Alan Pardew So it looks like we already have the opposition exactly where we want them, and manager Alan Pardew is aware that if we start well tonight, then there could be [...]
For the first time in a long time, the Premier League is ranked second to Spain in European football leagues, and it’s all based on a European Coefficient – and as of early April, Spain’s coefficient is 87.311 compared to the Premier League’s 81,106 with Germany 3rd on 77.328 Alan Pardew – political gaffe The [...]
Newcastle are facing an uphill task to make the Europa League semifinals after Benfica came from behind to emerge 3-1 advantage from this evening's quarterfinal first leg in Lisbon.
The Magpies were rewarded for a lively start to the game when Papiss Cisse put them 1-0 up in the 12th minute, and the Senegal striker then hit the post. Almost immediately after Benfica leveled...
Benfica v Newcastle: Benfica’s European experience gives them the edge - originally posted on Soccerlens.comSL Benfica v Newcastle United
Quarterfinal, UEFA Europa League
Estadio da Luz, Lisbon, Portugal
Thursday, 4th April, 2013
Referee: Antony Gautier (France)
Benfica v Newcastle
Benfica are on a winning streak of four games since entering the Europa League in the knockout...