Results tagged “Newcastle United”

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A lack of cutting edge is cause of a winless November, according to West Ham boss Sam Allardyce.

After picking up the October manager of the month, Allardyce has yet to see his side get three points, with draws against Stoke City and Aston Villa, plus a loss to Everton in their last outing.

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After a vital three points at Cardiff City last week, West Ham were brought back to earth losing 3-1 at the hands of Newcastle United, with a Yohan Cabaye brace helping the Magpies to victory.

It was Newcastle's first victory over West Ham in five games, and they had not scored in their last four against the Hammers until this match.

CS12195387Paul Gascoigne book s.jpg"Daft as a brush" was Bobby Robson's description of former England midfielder Paul Gascoigne.

Sadly that daftness had a darker side, which has manifested itself in recent years in a well-documented drink problem. He's clearly still fragile, but Gascoigne, 44, is happier now.

CS12195387Paul Gascoigne book s.jpgGazzamania swept Canary Wharf this afternoon as former England midfielder Paul Gascoigne launched his latest book in Jubilee Place mall.

Gascoigne, 44, played for Newcastle, Tottenham, Lazio, Rangers, Middlesbrough, Everton and Burnley during his career and won 57 England caps - starring in the 1990 World Cup.

westham.jpgWest Ham found themselves back on the bottom of the Premier League after their recent good run came crashing to a halt at St James's Park.

Leon Best hit a hat-trick as the hapless Hammers were thrashed 5-0 by Newcastle, and it could have been worse had the home side converted all their chances.