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Howe's pre Bournemout Presser, Maxi claims Goal of the Month, Pope claims Save of the Month

by David · Published Fri 16 Sept 2022, 21:14
Howe's pre Bournemout Presser, Maxi claims Goal of the Month, Pope claims Save of the Month

Friday's Recap


  • ASM & Bruno fitness update not given. Howe told the press you'll have to wait till tomorrow
  • Though Bruno is expected to return to the squad
  • Jonjo doing well on his return
  • Darlow should be back before January
  • Wilson improving but still not ready
  • Karius signing was forced, though he's an ideal pickup

ASM & Pope claim awards

  • Nick Pope claimed Save of the Month award
  • His save against Brighton won the fan vote
  • Maxi claimed Goal of the Month
  • His crucial last minute equalizer kept Newcastle's unbeaten run going
  • Nick Pope chats with NUFCTV ahead of Bournemouth trip

Two called up to England

  • Pope & Tripper, called up to the latest England squad
  • The pair will feature in England's final warm up games prior to the World Cup
  • With Pickford out injured, the number 1 spot is up for grabs for Pope
  • Trippier was interviewd by NUFC ahead of Bournemouth

Athletic looks at Howe's rise to Toon

  • Dubbed "The fella from Bournemouth" Howe has silenced critics in his first 10-months in charge
  • Or being called "a manager that got a team relegated last year" by Bruce
  • nearly a year later, however, it's clear to see the impact Howe has had
  • This weekend, Howe will face Bournemouth for the first time since driving them to the Premier League
  • Howe spoke about how the tag "the lad who got Bournemouth relegated" annoyed him
  • Also speaks about how he drills fitness and energy into his Newcastle side
  • You can read the full article on the Athletic (Paywall)

Newcastle U23s claim 2-1 victory at Forest

  • A first half goal from Josh Scott broke the deadlock
  • Scott was on fire again in the second half
  • Loïc Mbe Soh pulled a goal back late on, to give the U23s a nervy end