Newcastle head coach Steve Bruce was left to rue missed chances as Watford opened their Premier League account for the season with a 1-1 draw on Tyneside.
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Defender Fabian Schar rescued a point for Newcastle as Watford finally opened their new Premier League account on Tyneside.
Steve Bruce has claimed Hamza Choudhury could have ended Matt Ritchie’s career with the “horror” tackle which left him facing two months on the sidelines.
Steve Bruce has urged Leicester midfielder Hamza Choudhury to learn from the “horror” tackle which has left Newcastle counterpart Matt Ritchie facing two months on the sidelines.
Newcastle midfielder Matt Ritchie is facing up to two months on the sidelines after suffering ankle ligament damage in Wednesday night’s Carabao Cup defeat by Leicester.
Steve Bruce was left fuming at the “horror” challenge which left Matt Ritchie needing stitches in three wounds as Newcastle bowed out of the Carabao Cup on penalties against Leicester.
Kasper Schmeichel came to Leicester’s rescue as they edged past Premier League rivals Newcastle on penalties to secure a place in the Carabao Cup third round draw.
Steve Bruce is ready to hand Matty Longstaff the chance to follow in his older brother’s footsteps just weeks after fearing the 19-year-old might “burst” the first time he saw him on the training pitch.
Newcastle head coach Steve Bruce may be forced to make changes for Wednesday night’s Carabao Cup second round clash with Leicester as he awaits news on six injured players.
Leicester’s Premier League-winning skipper Wes Morgan is desperate to re-live that experience by lifting silverware once again this season.
Steve Bruce is determined to take Newcastle back to Wembley in the Carabao Cup 44 years after watching them lose there to Manchester City as a ball-boy.
Newcastle owner Mike Ashley has accused former manager Rafael Benitez of “taking the soft option” in moving to China.
Steve Bruce has walked into the eye of a storm after accepting Mike Ashley’s offer to become Newcastle’s new head coach.
Newcastle have appointed Steve Bruce as Rafael Benitez’s replacement as their search for a new manager finally came to a close.