A top executive at a Singapore firm seeking to buy Newcastle United has quit after police launched a probe into his activities, the company said Wednesday, the latest turmoil for the bid.
Singapore police are investigating a company linked to two entrepreneurs trying to buy Newcastle United after an accounting firm lodged a police report over unauthorised signatures on the group’s financial statements.
Newcastle United said on Wednesday a Saudi-backed bid to takeover the club has now been rejected by the Premier League.
The Magpies are on the verge of being sold to a Saudi-backed consortium.
Steve Bruce’s reign as Newcastle United manager began in disappointing fashion as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s second-half goal sealed a 1-0 victory for Arsenal at a subdued St James’ Park in yesterday evening’s matchup.
Newcastle United have signed Brazilian forward Joelinton from Bundesliga side Hoffenheim on a six-year deal for a club record fee, the Premier League team announced on Tuesday.
Sheffield Wednesday boss Steve Bruce confirmed he has held talks with Newcastle United over the vacant manager’s post but said he is waiting for both clubs to agree a compromise deal.
Rafa Benitez said yesterday he did not want to leave Newcastle United but felt the Premier League club’s hierarchy did not share his vision.
Mike Ashley has agreed to sell Newcastle United to Abu Dhabi’s billionaire Sheikh Khaled bin Zayed Al Nehayan for 350 million pounds ($445.24 million), the Sun reported late on Sunday.
Goals from Aaron Ramsey and Alexandre Lacazette gave Arsenal a 2-0 win over Newcastle United on Monday evening.
Newcastle United put more daylight between themselves and the Premier League’s relegation places but Cardiff City remained stuck in the mire and Brighton and Hove Albion’s slump continued on a busy night at the bottom on Tuesday.
Nothing has resounded louder than Sunday’s 6-0 crushing of Chelsea.
Guardiola fears defeat at Newcastle had all but ended their Premier League title hopes.
Manchester City suffers a shock 2-1 defeat at Newcastle United.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s dream start as Manchester United’s interim boss continued at St James’ Park on Wednesday.
Newcastle United surged clear of the Premier League relegation zone.
Mourinho has never been afraid to play defensively when visiting top rivals.
Theo Walcott did his best to boost Sam Allardyce’s approval rating.
Newcastle United’s manager Rafa Benitez 1-0 win over Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United would have tasted that bit sweeter.
Aguero scores a hat-trick as Manchester City restored their 12-point lead at the top of the Premier League.
Manchester City will be aiming to resume business as usual when they face Newcastle United at the Etihad stadium.
Tottenham Hotspur Danny Rose desperate to win trophies and urges club sign big names.