1. Newcastle Utd v Chelsea – Match report
2. Palace v Newcastle Utd – Match report
3. West Brom v Newcastle – Match report
4. Leeds v Newcastle – Match report
Nickname: The Magpies
Manager: Steve Bruce
Stadium: St James’ Park
Current league position: 16th
Last season’s finish: 13th
Current top scorer: Callum Wilson (10 goals in all competitions)
FFV’s one for the future: Matty Longstaff
The club has been a member of the Premier League for all but three years of the competition’s history, spending 88 seasons in the top flight as of July 2020, and have never dropped below English football’s second tier since joining the Football League in 1893.
Newcastle have won 4 League titles, 6 FA Cups and a Charity Shield, as well as the 1969 Inter-Cities Fairs Cup and the 2006 UEFA Intertoto Cup, the ninth highest total of trophies won by an English club.
The club’s most successful period was between 1904 and 1910 when they won an FA Cup and three of their League titles.
Newcastle were relegated in 2009, and again in 2016. The club won promotion at the first time of asking each time, returning to the Premier League, as Championship winners, in 2010 and 2017.