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Mohamed Salah’s Brace Propels Liverpool to the Top of the Premier League
Liverpool FC

Mohamed Salah’s Brace Propels Liverpool to the Top of the Premier League

By Score More Staff Liverpool started 2024 on a high note as Mohamed Salah's second-half brilliance secured a 4-2 victory over Newcastle United at a rain-soaked Anfield on Monday. The win propelled Jurgen Klopp's team three points clear at the summit of the Premier League standings, with 45 points from 20 games. Despite missing a first-half penalty, Salah's two goals in the second half, along with contributions from Curtis Jones and Cody Gakpo, secured the vital win for Liverpool. The victory not only showcased the team's dominance but also highlighted Salah's prowess, as he equaled Erling Haaland as the joint top scorer with 14 goals and shared the top assists spot with Ollie Watkins, both boasting eight assists. Klopp expressed his delight with the team's performance, describing i...
Everton’s Resurgence: A 3-0 Triumph Over Newcastle Propels Them Out of Relegation Zone
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Everton’s Resurgence: A 3-0 Triumph Over Newcastle Propels Them Out of Relegation Zone

By Score More Staff In a stunning turn of events, Everton emerged victorious with a commanding 3-0 win over Newcastle in a crucial Premier League clash, propelling them out of the dreaded relegation zone. The Merseyside club, previously marred by a 10-point deduction last month for breaching the league's financial rules, showcased resilience and determination with back-to-back wins that lifted them to 17th place in the standings, narrowly escaping the drop zone by a single point. The Goodison Park crowd witnessed a second-half spectacle as Dwight McNeil, Abdoulaye Doucoure, and Beto each found the net to secure Everton's triumphant comeback. The turning point came in the 79th minute when Dwight McNeil showcased his attacking prowess. Driving into the box with finesse, he unleashed a...
Premier League: Newcastle 2-0 Burnley
Newcastle, Burnley FC

Premier League: Newcastle 2-0 Burnley

By Score More Newcastle United faced off against Burnley in a match where the primary objective was to secure a hard-fought victory, quite a contrast from their high-scoring spectacle against Sheffield United. Despite struggling to find their groove and donning cumbersome kits, the Magpies managed to clinch a 2-0 win, with Alexander Isak netting a crucial late goal to seal the deal. This victory marked Newcastle's third consecutive win in the league, a significant turnaround after enduring three straight defeats at the beginning of the season. It provided them with much-needed stability following a shaky start to their campaign. Notably, those initial three losses came against top-tier opponents. Furthermore, this win extended their impressive defensive record, as they secured their ...
Eddie Howe’s Persistent Interest: Newcastle and Carlos Alcaraz Transfer Saga
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Eddie Howe’s Persistent Interest: Newcastle and Carlos Alcaraz Transfer Saga

By Score More Eddie Howe, the head coach of Newcastle, continues to hold a strong interest in Carlos Alcaraz, a 20-year-old midfielder from Southampton. According to sources at FootballTransfers, discussions were initiated between Newcastle and the player during the summer transfer window. Carlos Alcaraz was on Eddie Howe's radar during the previous transfer window, and notable European clubs such as Benfica and AC Milan were also in talks with the talented midfielder, expressing a keen and long-standing interest in his services. Newcastle made an initial approach to Alcaraz's representatives; however, they were ultimately discouraged by Southampton's substantial £30 million valuation of the player. Nevertheless, there is optimism that Newcastle may revisit the possibility of signin...
Premier League: Sheffield United 0-8 Newcastle United
Sheffield United FC, Newcastle

Premier League: Sheffield United 0-8 Newcastle United

By Score More Newcastle United delivered a ruthless and record-breaking performance, defeating Sheffield United 8-0 in a Premier League match. This emphatic victory came after a string of losses for Newcastle, providing a much-needed boost for manager Eddie Howe. Despite the contentious nature of their first-half goals, Newcastle's attacking display was relentless and efficient. Sean Longstaff opened the scoring with a goal that withstood scrutiny despite a handball incident by Anthony Gordon in the build-up. Dan Burn and Sven Botman added two more goals before half-time, capitalizing on defensive lapses from Sheffield United. In the second half, Newcastle continued to dominate. Callum Wilson scored with a header from a Kieran Trippier cross, and Anthony Gordon added his name to the...
Champions League: AC Milan 0-0 Newcastle
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Champions League: AC Milan 0-0 Newcastle

By Score More In the scorching San Siro heat, Newcastle United faced a demanding challenge but demonstrated commendable resilience against AC Milan's relentless attacks. This hard-fought draw against the odds will be treasured by Newcastle's devoted fans. While acknowledging the need for improvement, the return to the Champions League proved to be a challenging endeavor at times. Nonetheless, securing a point on the opening night provides a solid foundation for future endeavors. On the flip side, AC Milan may regret squandered opportunities. They generated 25 clear-cut chances, but they encountered an inspired Nick Pope and a resolute Newcastle defense that defended with unwavering determination. Buoyed by the passionate support of Curva Sud, Milan appeared formidable until they reach...
Premier League: Newcastle 1-0 Brentford
Newcastle, Brentford FC

Premier League: Newcastle 1-0 Brentford

By Score More Newcastle overcame moments of nervousness and anxiety to secure their first victory since the opening day's triumph against Aston Villa, edging out Brentford 1-0 at St James' Park on Saturday. The timing of this win couldn't have been better, as Newcastle is on the brink of its much-anticipated return to Champions League football this week. They are set to face a formidable challenge against AC Milan at San Siro on Tuesday evening. It's a stern test, but it's precisely what the club and its fans have yearned for all along—the hope that endured throughout the gloomy Mike Ashley era, the aspiration to see the club reclaim its rightful place. Eddie Howe made significant changes ahead of Brentford's visit to St James' Park. Callum Wilson, Harvey Barnes, Elliot Anderson, an...
Premier League: Brighton & Hove Albion 3-1 Newcastle United
Brighton FC, Newcastle

Premier League: Brighton & Hove Albion 3-1 Newcastle United

By Score More Eddie Howe endured his third consecutive league defeat as Newcastle United manager, marking just the third time in his nearly two-year tenure, as the Magpies fell 3-1 to Brighton at the Amex Stadium in a match where the home side outperformed them tactically, collectively, and individually. The game could have taken a different turn early on when Alexander Isak missed two uncharacteristic opportunities when through on goal. Unfortunately, Newcastle's traveling supporters had little to cheer about afterward. Newcastle's troubles began when Nick Pope mishandled a straightforward situation towards the right touchline, failing to clear effectively and putting pressure on the defense. Kieran Trippier and Sandro Tonali also failed to cover themselves in glory, leading to Pope ...
Premier League: Darwin’s in a Epic Victory for Liverpool at St. James Park
Liverpool FC, Newcastle, Premier League

Premier League: Darwin’s in a Epic Victory for Liverpool at St. James Park

By Score More Liverpool visited St. James Park on Sunday afternoon to secure an epic victory against Newcastle, with Darwin Núñez taking the spotlight. The Uruguayan international came off the bench at the 77th minute, at a time when the home team was already leading 1-0 since the 25th minute, courtesy of a goal by Anthony Gordon. Additionally, Newcastle was playing with one more player on the field due to Van Dijk's expulsion in the 28th minute after a foul on Isak in the Reds' penalty area. Núñez went on to score twice, leading to a turnaround in the result and securing Liverpool's second consecutive victory in this edition of the Premier League. The first half didn't go well for Jurgen Klopp's team, but the former Benfica forward provided the right antidote to counter the adve...
Manchester City Clinches Narrow Victory Over Newcastle in Premier League Battle
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Manchester City Clinches Narrow Victory Over Newcastle in Premier League Battle

By Score More Manchester City suffered but still managed to win on Saturday, defeating Newcastle 1-0 in a match of the 2nd round of the Premier League. Just three days after winning the UEFA Super Cup, the cityzens delivered a less convincing performance where physical fatigue was evident. The only goal of the match came in the 30th minute. Phil Foden broke through the right wing, delivered a low cross to Julián Álvarez who had time and space to take a shot and find the back of the net for the magpies. In the second half, Newcastle increased the pressure on City's defense, but failed to create problems for Ederson. On the other hand, the cityzens had some opportunities to extend their lead, but Erling Haaland had an uninspiring night and missed three chances to score. In the end, M...