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Ryan Taylor wins himself legendary status! Sunderland v Newcastle report, highlights…

August 21st, 2011 | 21 Comments |

Match highlights.

On a rare sunny day in the dark underbelly of the North East, Newcastle had to negotiate an early derby game full of expectation amongst the deluded locals.

Such is the optimism after shelling out a fat wedge on a new bunch of fair to middling or overaged players. As was to be anticipated, the dark ones came out with an attitude to try and make amends for last seasons poor performances and results.

Unsurprisingly, they had the lion’s share of the early exchanges. Probably right up to the 15th minute when a Joey Barton header was blatantly ‘saved’ on the line by Larsson, who, incidently, isn’t a ‘keeper. (more…)

Sunderland v Newcastle United match highlights video and report.

January 16th, 2011 | 36 Comments |

Highlights now updated to extended 13 minute version.

The game started off as a fairly scrappy affair in the first half. Newcastle gradually appeared to achieve some dominance in the game however, with Barton floating in some good crosses and corners into the box. After around 50 minutes, a great Barton corner found the head of Shola Ameobi, Shola’s header found the boot of an ever opportunistic Kevin Nolan for a real poacher’s effort. (more…)