Eddie Howe appointed new Newcastle manager

Former Burnley and Bournemouth manager has finally been appointed the new Newcastle manager in a deal that will see the former Amersham born coach at St James’ Park till 2024. Englishman Howe has been out of the game for two years and takes over at The Magpies with the side second from bottom and yetContinue reading “Eddie Howe appointed new Newcastle manager”

The world of a football manager

Hello and good evening ladies and gents, dear readers. Praying you’re all well, looking after yourselves and keeping warm! The world of football is like another universe for many, as they step into the world of football and being a fan, as demonstrated in this piece here https://the-sports-buff.com/2021/10/07/the-types-of-sports-fans/ and then step into normality. This parallelContinue reading “The world of a football manager”

Newcastle takeover; the other side

It’s been barely 24 hours since what many think and still think is the unthinkable, the takeover of Newcastle United by PFI. Much has been made about the human rights side of the takeover, we have offered our thoughts on the takeover too. You’re most welcome to have a read here; Under the microscope; NewcastleContinue reading “Newcastle takeover; the other side”

Under the microscope; Newcastle takeover discussed

When a football fan thinks of Newcastle United, as far as recent memory goes, one will think of Kevin Keegan’s swash-buckling side of the mid to late 90’s and the side of the great and late Sir Bobby Robson in the early 2000’s. Both of those sides were competing at the top end of theContinue reading “Under the microscope; Newcastle takeover discussed”