Football

Newcastle and Tottenham make Roger Ibanez transfer enquire with Roma demanding £30m for Brazilian centre-back

PREMIER LEAGUE duo Newcastle and Tottenham have enquired over the availability of highly rated Roma defender Roger Ibanez, according to reports. The Brazilian has caught the eye in the Italian capital, impressing in the Serie A and in the Europa Conference League, which saw Roma beat Feyenoord 1-0 in the final. Ibanez made 51 appearances […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne …


Long-serving Cambridge United groundsman has been going for 43 YEARS and beat Beast from East, earned gong from Queen

IAN DARLER was man of the match the last time Cambridge United hosted FA Cup opponents Luton. But that’s far from the biggest accolade that the Abbey Stadium groundsman has received in his 43 seasons at the club. In 2020, Darler was awarded the British Empire Medal for his long service to the U’s and […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne …


Michael Emenalo ‘REJECTS Newcastle director of football role as club cannot match ex-Chelsea chief’s ambitious plans’

NEWCASTLE have been dealt a significant blow as Michael Emenalo has turned down an offer to become the club’s director of football, reports suggest. Emenalo has been the Magpies’ top target for the position ever since the Saudi-led £305million-takeover following his stunning six-year stint as Chelsea technical director. According to the Telegraph, however, the 56-year-old […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne …



Ex-Sunderland footballer Paul Conlon, 43, who drunkenly punched & killed dad, 77, on Christmas Eve jailed for 12 years

A FORMER professional footballer who drunkenly killed his elderly dad on Christmas Eve has been jailed for 12 years. Ex-Sunderland AFC and Hartlepool United player Paul Conlon, 43, acted “like an animal” when he punched, throttled and hit Harry Conlon during the deadly attack last year. Newcastle Crown Court heard the “gentle, kind and forgiving” […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne …


Footy-mad Brits pack pubs and fan parks to watch Italy take on Turkey to kick off long-awaited Euro 2020

FOOTBALL-MAD Brits packed out pubs and fan parks tonight to watch Italy take on Turkey in the first Euro 2020 game. The tournament kicked off in Turkey today after being delayed by a year because of the coronavirus pandemic. ⚽ Follow ALL of the latest news and updates from Euro 2020 with our live blog Millions of Brits […] The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne …