Newcastle 2-1 Tottenham

By | Dec 22, 2008

Newcastle substitute Damien Duff scored a late winner against Tottenham to lift Joe Kinnear’s side into mid-table. The Republic of Ireland international played a fabulous one-two with Mark Viduka then kept his composure to slot the ball past Heurelho Gomes. Charles N’Zogbia gave Newcastle the lead when he collected a long pass from Shay Given […]

Newcastle 2-2 Stoke

By | Dec 7, 2008

A late Abdoulaye Faye equaliser ensured Stoke came from behind to secure a deserved point against Newcastle. Newcastle took the lead when Michael Owen was put through by Jonas Gutierrez and the striker doubled the lead with a tap-in from an Obafemi Martins cross. Stoke improved after the break and halved the deficit after Mamady […]

Fulham 2-1 Newcastle

By | Nov 9, 2008

Danny Murphy’s 100th club career goal earned Fulham a welcome win as Newcastle’s recent renaissance under Joe Kinnear ended at Craven Cottage. Andy Johnson rewarded the hosts’ bright start when he lashed home from 16 yards following Claudio Cacapa’s error. But the Magpies rallied and, after Damien Duff had hit a post, Shola Ameobi fired […]

Newcastle 2-1 West Brom

By | Oct 29, 2008

Newcastle moved out of the bottom three in the Premier League as first-half goals from Joey Barton and Obefami Martins saw off West Bromwich Albion. Barton – starting his first match since his release from prison – scored from the spot after 10 minutes following Ryan Donk’s foul on Shola Ameobi. And Martins headed home […]

Sunderland 2-1 Newcastle

By | Oct 27, 2008

Kieran Richardson’s sublime free-kick saw off a spirited Newcastle side to earn Sunderland their first Wear-Tyne derby victory in eight years. Djibril Cisse showed great reactions to put Sunderland ahead when he steered in Steed Malbranque’s shot-cum-cross. Shola Ameobi’s powerful header from Geremi’s fine free-kick drew Joe Kinnear’s men level before the break. But Richardson […]