Newcastle Review vs Bournemouth

“A mahoooooosive win”. That was how Alan Shearer described the win over Watford on Twitter. This weekend he described the Magpies’ result as “A brilliant 3 points”. Yes, another win I know. Going into the international break with two consecutive home matches, it was clear Newcastle desperately needed to see some positive results in these…

Carlisle’s FA Cup Magic

Carlisle narrowly progressed to the second round of the FA Cup on Saturday, though could a lucky late victory spark more cup magic for the Blues? The annual first round brought with it excitement throughout the country, especially for the likes of Stockport County who beat League One Yeovil 3-1 to march on. For Carlisle, nonetheless, the…

What we learned from Norwich City’s performance against Millwall

Norwich City left it late to claim all three points on Saturday as a 97th minute winner from Teemu Pukki finished off a spectacular seven-goal thriller at Carrow Road. Despite a shaky start and going into the half-time break a goal down, Norwich did turn the scoreline around and in the 79th minute Moritz Leitner…

Henderson Hits Milestone As Dale Edge Past Gateshead In FA Cup

Ian Henderson scored his 100th goal for Rochdale to help his side to a narrow FA Cup first round win against Gateshead at the Crown Oil Arena. Jon Mellish scored at both ends, his first inadvertently as he turned in Bradden Inman’s cross as Dale took the lead midway through the first half through an…

Burnley vs Leicester City Review

Burnley yesterday faced the thankless task of being Leicester’s first opponents at the King Power Stadium since the tragic deaths of five people, including billionaire owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha in a helicopter crash outside the stadium two weeks ago. Most of the build up to the game had been dominated by news of the disaster and…