Vital Football

Latest Newcastle United News

Not So Quiet At St James'

Not So Quiet At St James'

We may be mistaken for thinking that St James' Park can be shut down for a while, the electric switched off and everyone off to sunnier climes but it wont be.

There is actually plenty of things still ahead.

The senior players may not return to full training for another 49 days but the under 23 side play their last game tomorrow night at the ground. A premier league 2 play off final against West Ham where promotion is at stake.

Next weekend, the 20th and 21st May, sees the Dacia Rugby League Magic Weekend.

Returning for the third year running, it is a weekend in which the 12 top English rugby league sides play a fixture.

The schedule is as follows:

Saturday, May 20th
Widnes Vikings v Wakefield Trinity (14:30)
Hull FC v St. Helens (16:45)
Wigan Warriors v Warrington Wolves (19:00)


Sunday, May 21st
Catalans Dragons v Huddersfield Giants (13:00)
Leigh Centurions v Salford Red Devils (15:15)
Castleford Tigers v Leeds Rhinos (17:30)


Aside from some of our football players being called up for internationals at the end of May and the beginning of June, we'll also be having the new kit launch, the announcement of new sponsorship deals and the revealing of the forthcoming premier league fixtures.

One date of interest coming up is the date for those fixtures and it is Wednesday 14th June.

With the daily rumour mill just starting to warm up and transfers to be made both incoming and outgoing, we've forgotten all about the friendlies still to be announced, so there is plenty still going on in this supposed quiet time.



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

Writer:Talk of the Tyne
Date:Monday May 15 2017
Time: 1:50PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Newcastle United Articles

EFL Cup - Falling Attendances & More Rotation

Many fans have watched the seeming demise of the EFL Trophy, and it appears the EFL Cup may now be quickly following suit after the recent third round ties.

Stability The Key For Rafa

With us looking to win our fourth game in a row, a stable side all knowing what job they have to do is paramount

Rafa Expects More From Ritchie

Rafa isn't the type of manager to praise and compliment someone when on top of their game.

The UK's Tightest Derby Clashes - 2017

Ever wondered which local derby in the United Kingdom is the most closely contested?

Archived TOTT Articles

TOTT articles from

Site Journalists

TNMW
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

How Many Players Do NUFC Need To Survive Next Season?
Suggested By: Talk of the Tyne
None5%
1-310%
4 or 538%
6 or 733%
More than 714%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Newcastle United Results (view all)

Newcastle United Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.CuckFan124
2.Toon_NoMatterWot101
3.MickMartin38
4.Mcnamee6733
5.crooktownmags24
6.keggy_keagal20
7.The Pyrry20
8.Neppos19
9.daftladguy18
10.Rytoon15
The Vital Football Members League