Newcastle's struggles on the road have been well documented this year. And while there are no easy fixtures in the Premiere League, one might hope that Newcastle would get a home match to find their footing after the 0-3 loss to Sunderland. Instead, it's off to The Hawthorne's and a match with 8th place West Bromwich Albion. On to the links!
Cheick Tiote says the defeat to Sunderland should provide some inspiration for the rest of the campaign. Says the Ivory Coast international, "We don't want to feel like this again. I will do my best to stay fit until the end of the season."
Massadio Haidara says he's "stronger than ever" following his return after bruising his knee against Wigan. He says he thought his season was over, but is now "delighted" to be back on the pitch.
Season ticket prices will be frozen at St. James' Park, so if anyone wants to get Coming Home Newcastle some season tickets for the next eight years, you know what you'll be paying.
West Ham and Newcastle are both interested in Henri Bedimo in the summer transfer market. His own club president, Louis Nocollin of Montpellier, made fun of a recent penalty attempt by the Cameroon International.
AC Milan may make a run at Tim Krul this summer. Krul is under contract till 2017, but Milan see him as their future in net.