Liverpool and Arsenal emerged from the second round of Premier League fixtures with their perfect records intact as reigning champions Manchester City surrendered theirs in controversial fashion.
Teemu Pukki insisted his hat-trick for Norwich against Newcastle was the stuff of dreams for a player picked up on a free transfer last summer.
Daniel Farke hailed hat-trick hero Teemu Pukki’s “brilliant performance” in Norwich’s 3-1 win pver Newcastle.
A Teemu Pukki hat-trick got Norwich off the mark at home in the Premier League as they eased past Newcastle in a 3-1 win.
Steve Bruce will use his Geordie grit to battle through the storm into which he has been thrust after accepting the hotseat at Newcastle.
Daniel Farke will be without a number of key players for his side’s clash with Newcastle, including continued absences of defenders Timm Klose and Christoph Zimmermann.
Steve Bruce will head for former club Norwich on Saturday desperate for a win to kick-start Newcastle’s season after a summer of discontent on Tyneside.
Newcastle managing director Lee Charnley has defended the club’s decision to prioritise strengthening the squad over improving the training ground and academy in response to criticism from former boss Rafael Benitez.
Rafael Benitez says his decision to leave Newcastle was due to a lack of trust rather than the financial attraction of China.
Matt Ritchie has seen enough from big money signings Joelinton and Miguel Almiron to hope Newcastle can prosper this season – if they can cut out the costly mistakes.
Steve Bruce was left to rue a single mistake as Arsenal condemned him to defeat in his first game as Newcastle head coach.
All eyes have been on Arsenal new boys Nicholas Pepe, Kieran Tierney and David Luiz following Unai Emery’s transfer business this summer.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang ensured Steve Bruce’s reign as Newcastle head coach began with a defeat as Arsenal launched their new Premier League campaign with victory on Tyneside.
Two men have been charged over a security incident in connection with two Arsenal players, police have confirmed.
Steve Bruce feared his decision to turn down Newcastle as they fought to sign Wayne Rooney would haunt him forever.
Steve Bruce has admitted that his Newcastle team will live or die on what his strikers are able to deliver.
Sead Kolasinac and Mesut Ozil will not be available for Arsenal’s Premier League clash with Newcastle on Sunday as the police investigate “further security incidents”, Arsenal have announced.
Newcastle midfielder Matt Ritchie will be available for Sunday’s Premier League opener against Arsenal provided he does not suffer a reaction to his return to training after injury.
Newcastle boss Steve Bruce is hoping Andy Carroll can roll back the years to re-establish himself as one of the most feared frontmen in the Premier League.
There was a busy end to the summer transfer window as Premier League clubs worked hard to bolster their squads.