Rafael Benitez has told Newcastle they should be competing for seventh place in the Premier League rather than fighting for survival every season.
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Ayoze Perez’s hat-trick all but guaranteed Premier League safety as Newcastle survived a second-half fightback by Southampton to win 3-1.
Exeter manager Matt Taylor said his players must take responsibility as the Grecians saw their hopes of making the players suffer a setback with a 3-1 home defeat to struggling Crawley.
Crawley caused a shock in League Two by winning 3-1 at Exeter, which was a hammer blow to their hopes of making the play-offs for a third successive season.
Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez has called for one final push against Southampton to edge the club over the Premier League finishing line.
Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhuttl has challenged his side to take a giant step towards Premier League safety by winning away at Newcastle.
Exeter boss Matt Taylor has no fresh selection problems ahead of Friday’s League Two showdown with Crawley.
Exeter manager Matt Taylor felt his side’s superior quality told as they opened up a four-point gap on eighth-placed Carlisle in the race for the play-offs with a 2-0 win over Port Vale.
Exeter got their play-off bid back on track with a comfortable 2-0 win against a poor Port Vale at St James Park.
Exeter have Christy Pym available for their Sky Bet League Two clash with Port Vale on Saturday, after the goalkeeper completed a one-match suspension.
Newcastle defender Florian Lejeune has been ruled out for the rest of the season after suffering a knee injury against Crystal Palace on Saturday.
Roy Hodgson saluted skipper Luka Milivojevic after watching him fire Crystal Palace to the brink of Premier League safety with his 10th successful penalty of the season at Newcastle.
Skipper Luka Milivojevic fired Crystal Palace to the brink of Premier League safety from the penalty spot as Newcastle were made to pay for missed chances.
Rafael Benitez has told Newcastle “the ball is in their court” as they attempt to agree a new contract.
Fabian Schar will return to the Newcastle squad for Saturday’s Premier League clash with Crystal Palace.
Everton boss Marco Silva was left fuming as Newcastle fought back to win a five-goal thriller in controversial fashion.
Ayoze Perez scored a late double as Newcastle fought back to win a five-goal thriller on an afternoon Everton keeper Jordan Pickford will want to forget.
Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez has confirmed that Sean Longstaff is facing up to three months on the sidelines after seeing his impressive breakthrough season ended by injury.
Newcastle midfielder Sean Longstaff is out for the home Premier League match against Everton as he faces up to three months on the sidelines.
Rafael Benitez has warned Newcastle new boy Miguel Almiron that life in the Premier League will get considerably more difficult as the season draws to a close.
Miguel Almiron was denied a dream home debut by the woodwork as Newcastle eased their relegation fears by nudging 10-man Huddersfield closer to the Premier League exit.
Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez has given his “100 per cent” backing to keeper Martin Dubravka ahead of a crucial Premier League showdown with relegation rivals Huddersfield.
Huddersfield midfielder Jonathan Hogg feels the club’s chances of a miraculous Premier League escape act hinge on the next seven days.
Huddersfield boss Jan Siewert may turn to rookie striker Karlan Grant in a bid to halt the club’s Premier League slide.
Rafael Benitez has challenged Newcastle to use their shock victory over champions Manchester City as a springboard for their latest bid for Premier League survival.
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola warned Premier League leaders Liverpool the title race has a long way to run despite seeing his side slip up at Newcastle.
Matt Ritchie fired Newcastle to a first Premier League victory over Manchester City in 23 attempts as the champions’ hopes of retaining their title suffered a major blow.
Rafael Benitez has admitted he cannot give any guarantees about his future as Newcastle boss as another frustrating transfer window draws to a close.
Pep Guardiola admits a decision is still to be made over Vincent Kompany’s Manchester City future.
Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez will make no apologies for shutting up shop as he attempts to put the brakes on the Manchester City juggernaut.
Javi Gracia is refusing to allow himself to be distracted by the magic of the FA Cup, despite guiding Watford into the fifth round.
Andre Gray and Isaac Success justified manager Javi Gracia’s decision to change his entire team as they fired Watford into the FA Cup fifth round at the expense of Newcastle.