Joe Kinnear (centre) has resigned as Newcastle’s director of football.

Alan Pardew appears to have won a major battle at Newcastle United following Joe Kinnear’s resignation as the club’s director of football late on Mond(...)

Jack Colback scores Sunderland’s third goal past against Newcastle United at St James’ Park. Photograph: Chris Brunskill/Getty Images

Newcastle 0 Sunderland 3: Alan Pardew was left alone to face a furious backlash as Newcastle succumbed to another humbling derby defeat by Sunderla(...)

Newcastle and Paris St Germain have reached an agreement over the transfer of midfielder Yohan Cabaye
Yohan Cabaye to join PSG

Newcastle decided to cash in on Yohan Cabaye after he indicated his wish to leave for Champions League football.The Magpies and Paris St Germain reach(...)

A dejected  Vurnon Anita leaves the pitch after Newcastle United 4-0 defeat at Manchester City on Monday.

Newcastle United’s renaissance at the inception of the Premier League was rallied by the club’s then owner, John Hall, as a flagship for an economic r(...)

 Papiss Cisse of Newcastle United. Photograph: Paul Thomas/Getty Images

In Sedhiou, southern Senegal, Papiss Cisse is very much the local hero. The one time teenage African ambulance driver turned Premier League striker in(...)

 Joe Kinnear (right) with Derek Llambias (left) during the 2008-2009 season.  Photograph:  Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

Derek Llambias has resigned from his post as managing director at Newcastle, the club announced this morning.Llambias’ resignation comes a day after (...)

Manchester United players standing in an open-topped bus cheer during the team’s victory parade to celebrate winning the Premier League for the 13th time.  Photograph:  Lindsey Parnaby/Getty Images

Barclays Premier League champions Manchester United will start the 2013-14 season at League Cup winners Swansea.New manager David Moyes takes his tea(...)

Joe Kinnear has been appointed ‘director of football’ at Newcastle. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

Newcastle United angered and astonished their supporters by finally confirming the appointment of Joe Kinnear as their director of football yesterday.(...)

Newcastle United have still officially to confirm Joe Kinnear’s controversial appointment as director of football. The installation of the club’s form(...)

Joe Kinnear has insisted Alan Pardew was delighted to hear of his impending arrival as Newcastle’s director of football. Photograph:  Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Joe Kinnear has insisted Alan Pardew was delighted to hear of his impending arrival as Newcastle’s director of football.The 66-year-old former Magpies(...)