Steve McClaren

What Newcastle United need to be over the weekend

Watching your side play Manchester City away from home is a strange feeling.  With the Etihad Stadium now expanded to reflect its incumbent’s status in the game, it’s an environment…


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Newcastle and a troubling culture

As he is want to do, Jose Mourinho made some controversial comments after Chelsea’s 2-2 draw with Newcastle on Saturday.  The Portuguese said - and I’m paraphrasing - that the…


Newcastle United and more self-defeat

Newcastle United have reached an agreement with Steve McClaren and the fifty-four year-old’s appointment will apparently be announced to the media in due course. But - and there always has…


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The managerial runners and riders at St James’ Park

With Newcastle still hunting a full-time manager, Henry Adams takes a lot at the candidates: Alan Pardew was always ferociously unpopular on Tyneside and the perception that he was never…