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# toon-army - Thursday 6 May, 2021

Newcastle owner Mike Ashley says ‘dark forces’ are working against club becoming a ‘powerhouse’
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Newcastle owner Mike Ashley says ‘dark forces’ are working against club becoming a ‘powerhouse’

May 6th 2021, 7:02 PM 4,763 Views 3 Comments

The club has taken Premier League to the Competition Appeal Tribunal over the collapse of the takeover of the club last year.

# toon-army - Saturday 6 February, 2021

Hendrick sent-off and Newcastle finish with 9 men but still hold on for win over Southampton
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Hendrick sent-off and Newcastle finish with 9 men but still hold on for win over Southampton

Feb 6th 2021, 5:26 PM 6,020 Views 2 Comments

The Magpies had Jeff Hendrick sent off and lost Fabian Schar to injury in a 3-2 win.

# toon-army - Saturday 30 January, 2021

Callum Wilson’s brace eases pressure on Newcastle manager Steve Bruce
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Callum Wilson’s brace eases pressure on Newcastle manager Steve Bruce

Jan 30th 2021, 2:42 PM 4,568 Views 5 Comments

The Magpies ended a run of nine league matches without a win and condemned Everton to a damaging defeat at Goodison Park.

# toon-army - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Newcastle bring in Northern Ireland full-back Lewis for a reported €16.5m
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Newcastle bring in Northern Ireland full-back Lewis for a reported €16.5m

Sep 9th 2020, 10:39 AM 10,792 Views 4 Comments

Steve Bruce is delighted to add the 22-year-old to his squad after agreeing a deal with Norwich City.

# toon-army - Thursday 23 July, 2020

16 years ago this week, Newcastle signed a superstar striker from Barcelona
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16 years ago this week, Newcastle signed a superstar striker from Barcelona

Jul 23rd 2020, 4:49 PM 346 Views 0 Comments

Dutch legend Patrick Kluivert arrived in the Premier League amid much fanfare, but only lasted one season.

# toon-army - Thursday 5 December, 2019

A first loss for Sheffield United since September as VAR in Newcastle's favour during two-goal win
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A first loss for Sheffield United since September as VAR in Newcastle's favour during two-goal win

Dec 5th 2019, 10:09 PM 6,460 Views 5 Comments

Allan Saint-Maximin and Jonjo Shelvey were on target for Steve Bruce’s side.

# toon-army - Friday 2 August, 2019

Bruce makes double signing as Saint-Maximin and Willems arrive at Newcastle
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Bruce makes double signing as Saint-Maximin and Willems arrive at Newcastle

Aug 2nd 2019, 8:22 PM 7,275 Views 12 Comments

The new Newcastle manager has bolstered his squad ahead of the new season.

# toon-army - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Ex-Sunderland boss Bruce named Newcastle's new manager
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Ex-Sunderland boss Bruce named Newcastle's new manager

Jul 17th 2019, 10:15 AM 6,143 Views 19 Comments

Despite being a boyhood Magpies fan, the former Man United defender is unlikely to be a popular choice.

# toon-army - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Peter Beardsley leaves Newcastle coaching role after bullying and racism allegations
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Peter Beardsley leaves Newcastle coaching role after bullying and racism allegations

Mar 6th 2019, 2:18 PM 6,636 Views 6 Comments

The former Magpies striker had denied the claims and took ‘a period of leave’ from his position as U23s coach.

# toon-army - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Ex-Man United CEO heads Newcastle takeover consortium as Ashley confirms he plans to sell up
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Ex-Man United CEO heads Newcastle takeover consortium as Ashley confirms he plans to sell up

Dec 5th 2018, 10:51 AM 8,763 Views 2 Comments

Magpies fans have called for the Sports Direct magnate to go for a long time, and it looks like they could be about to get their wish.

# toon-army - Monday 20 November, 2017

End of the Mike Ashley era? £300m bid reportedly tabled for Newcastle United
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End of the Mike Ashley era? £300m bid reportedly tabled for Newcastle United

Nov 20th 2017, 9:27 PM 8,986 Views 13 Comments

Amanda Staveley’s consortium has made the offer for the Premier League club.

# toon-army - Monday 16 October, 2017

Controversial owner Mike Ashley puts Newcastle United up for sale
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Controversial owner Mike Ashley puts Newcastle United up for sale

Oct 16th 2017, 6:04 PM 7,843 Views 13 Comments

The Sports Direct tycoon plans to secure a buyer by Christmas.

# toon-army - Monday 24 April, 2017

And they're back: Rafa and the Toon seal promotion with win over Preston
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And they're back: Rafa and the Toon seal promotion with win over Preston

Apr 24th 2017, 10:18 PM 11,488 Views 22 Comments

Geordie nerves were settled after a tense first half.

# toon-army - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Rafa Benitez's Newcastle to begin Championship preparations in Ireland
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Rafa Benitez's Newcastle to begin Championship preparations in Ireland

Jun 1st 2016, 7:40 PM 7,800 Views 2 Comments

The recently-relegated club will play Bohs in July.

# toon-army - Monday 16 May, 2016

Heart telling Benitez to drop a division with Newcastle, 'but you have to use the brain'
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Heart telling Benitez to drop a division with Newcastle, 'but you have to use the brain'

May 16th 2016, 6:49 AM 7,171 Views 12 Comments

The Magpies romped to a stunning 5-1 win over Tottenham, but the former Real Madrid boss says he has yet to make a decision over his future at St James’ Park.

# toon-army - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Nine of South Park's finest sporting moments
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Nine of South Park's finest sporting moments

Dec 3rd 2013, 4:40 PM 3,478 Views 5 Comments

Beware: Offensive material, foul language and possibly even a few spoilers are just one click away.

# toon-army - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Sunderland's newest fan may not be welcome in Newcastle for a while
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Sunderland's newest fan may not be welcome in Newcastle for a while

Oct 27th 2013, 1:30 PM 4,165 Views 1 Comment

If the Pope is infallible, does that mean we should all support the Black Cats?

# toon-army - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Tiny Toons: Taylor strike gives youthful Newcastle draw in Greece
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Tiny Toons: Taylor strike gives youthful Newcastle draw in Greece

Aug 23rd 2012, 9:44 PM 560 Views 0 Comments

Alan Pardew fielded a shadow side which included the club’s youngest ever European debutant.