UK time is: 21:17:01
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Local lad Carroll signs new deal at Toon

Newcastle United striker Andy Carroll has ended speculation linking him with a move away from St. James' Park by putting pen to paper on a new deal which will keep him with the Magpies until the summer of 2012.

Stand-in manager Chris Hughton has stated that Andy Carroll's new three-and-a-half year contract is 'well deserved' following the youngsters spirited performances for the first team this season.

'It's well-deserved and I'm very happy for Andy,' Hughton said.

'He's a young, talented player who has made his way through the youth team and has made a contribution at first-team level.

'He came into the team in January and played very well and scored a couple of goals.

'Andy's a local lad as well which is always nice for the fans and we hope he has a big future here.'

It appears that the fact that he is a 'local lad' played a significant role in the contract offer. If that is the motivation for the club to keep under-performing players, then, it is expected that Steven Taylor may be next in signing a deal which will keep him at Newcastle United until the club are relegated to League One.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



For the very latest Premier League odds

Free 15 bet when you spend 5 on The New Football Pools

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Mehzeb Chowdhury Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday March 12 2009

Time: 4:54PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Ameobi and Carroll leading the line next season? Can't wait!
greg23
Report Abuse
12/03/2009 23:11:00

Ameobi and Carroll leading the line next season? Can't wait!
greg23
Report Abuse
12/03/2009 23:11:00

Maybe even xisco how amazing! NOT!
nu-switz-fc
Report Abuse
13/03/2009 09:31:00

Maybe even xisco how amazing! NOT!
nu-switz-fc
Report Abuse
13/03/2009 09:31:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Newcastle United Articles

Archived Newcastle United Articles

List All TOTT Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. billybobcat 46
2. Finn_the_Dog 39
3. vin1892 34
4. OldLeazes 23
5. Toon_NoMatterWot 19
6. ukrocks0007 19
7. BLACKBOB 18
8. The Owl 16
9. keggy_keagal 15
10. officemonkey 14

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. Crystal Palace 35 11 9 15 -6 42
13. WBA 35 10 10 15 -13 40
14. Aston Villa 35 9 8 18 -21 35
15. Newcastle 35 9 8 18 -24 35
16. Leicester City 35 9 7 19 -15 34
17. Hull City 35 8 10 17 -15 34
18. Sunderland 34 6 15 13 -22 33

Breaking League News

Reports Claim Mitrovic Fee Agreed
Newcastle : 05/05/2015 19:07:00
McClaren Rejection
Newcastle : 05/05/2015 18:52:01
Copa America Call For Fernandinho
Man City : 05/05/2015 18:24:01
Fofana Keen To Progress
Man City : 05/05/2015 18:15:00
Why No Aguero!
Man City : 05/05/2015 18:02:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Leicester MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Krul 0%
Janmaat 0%
Williamson 40%
Coloccini 20%
Dummett 0%
Colback 0%
Taylor 0%
Gutierrez 0%
Sissoko 0%
Perez 40%
Riviere 0%
Sub - de Jong 0%
Sub - Anita 0%
Sub - Armstrong 0%