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‘Abysmal’, ‘Just spectating’ – Newcastle fans rage over firm favourite’s display...

Newcastle United fans were left raging on social media over the performance of midfield maestro Mikel Merino in the Magpies' clash against Chelsea at...

Newcastle expected 4-2-3-1 v West Brom: Faltering stars axed as Benitez...

COMMENT Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez is expected to swing the axe on his faltering stars when his side take on West Brom on Tuesday. The...

Top journalist delivers exciting early Newcastle team news v Watford

By Russell Edge Newcastle United midfielder Mikel Merino is set to start in the club's clash v Watford on Saturday after recovering from his injury...

‘Awesome news’, ‘Massive boost’- Newcastle fans jubilant at confirmed team news...

Rafa Benitez has revealed in his press conference ahead of Newcastle United vs Watford that Mikel Merino is in contention to start after recovering...

Benitez reveals major blow despite ‘positive news’ over Newcastle concerns

By Russell Edge Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has confirmed that the quartet of injury doubts at the club are all closing in on a...

Spotted: Video footage delivers major Newcastle boost

By Russell Edge Newcastle United midfielder Mikel Merino is on his way to returning to full fitness after video footage showed him back in training. The...

Report: Newcastle duo out, Benitez sweating over key pair v Manchester...

By Russell Edge Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez is sweating over the fitness of Christian Atsu and Jamaal Lascelles ahead over their clash with Manchester...

‘Very difficult’ – Benitez delivers major Newcastle blow ahead of Manchester...

By Russell Edge Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has delivered the major blow that both Mikel Merino and Jamaal Lascelles look set to miss the...

Report: La Liga trio eye multi-million pound swoop for Newcastle hot...

By Russell Edge Newcastle United midfield star Mikel Merino has been lined up for a transfer move by a trio of La Liga clubs, according...

Benitez details Merino injury update ahead of Newcastle v Bournemouth

By Danny Wright Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez has confirmed that Mikel Merino will miss Saturday's clash against Bournemouth at St. James' Park as he...

Newcastle fan favourite out for weeks with injury blow, will miss...

By Danny Wright Newcastle United will be without midfielder Mikel Merino for their clash against Bournemouth at St. James' Park on Saturday, according to a...

Benitez delivers major blow over Newcastle fans’ favourite – likely to...

By Russell Edge Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has revealed that midfielder Mikel Merino will have to see a specialist about a back injury after...

‘I hate life’, ‘Gonna cry’ – Newcastle fans rage over missing...

By Russell Edge Newcastle United fans have turned to social media to react to news that midfielder Mikel Merino was left out of the squad...

Speed machine must return in double change: This Newcastle XI would...

COMMENT by Russell Edge Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez must bring striker Dwight Gayle back into the starting XI if he wants to smash past...

‘I didn’t expect that’ – Mikel Merino reveals his surprise after...

By Russell Edge Newcastle United midfielder Mikel Merino has revealed how surprised he was at just how friendly people were on his arrival to England. The...

Report: Newcastle star spied by European giants, compared to two-time Premier...

By Russell Edge European giants Real Madrid and Barcelona have both taken an interest in Newcastle United's 21-year-old midfielder Mikel Merino, according to a report. Italian...

‘Not done anything’ – Newcastle star Merino reacts to being axed...

By Russell Edge Newcastle United midfielder Mikel Merino has said that while he wants to play in every match he is not concerned about having...

‘Sick joke’, ‘Ruined my Sunday’: Newcastle fans react to shock Benitez...

By Russell Edge Newcastle United fans have taken to social media to react to the news that Mikel Merino was dropped to the bench for...

Official announcement reveals surprise terms of Newcastle deal

By Russell Edge Newcastle United midfielder Mikel Merino's loan move from Borussia Dortmund was turned into a permanent one after he made just seven appearances...

‘Enjoy the ride’, ‘Chuffed to bits’ – Newcastle fans rave over...

By Russell Edge Newcastle United fans took to social media to react to the club's announcement that they had turned Mikel Merino's loan move into...

‘Been saying this all season’ – Mikel Merino gives honest appraisal...

By Russell Edge Newcastle United midfielder Mikel Merino has said that he found no problems in playing alongside Jonjo Shelvey against Liverpool. The duo were named...

Newcastle’s best three players this season: First team star makes Benitez...

COMMENT By Russell Edge Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez will be feeling pretty satisfied with his team's start to the season as they go into...

Report reveals how Newcastle secured summer signing ahead of European rivals

By Russell Edge Newcastle United secured the loan signing of Borussia Dortmund midfielder Mikel Merino after Spanish side Athletic Bilbao refused to break their wage...

‘Not everything is bad when you lose’ – Merino offers honest...

By Russell Edge Newcastle United midfielder Mikel Merino has said that the club cannot be too disheartened about their 1-0 defeat to Brighton on Sunday. A...

Best signing since Cabaye – Newcastle fans blown away by Benitez...

By Danny Wright Newcastle United fans hailed Mikel Merino after his performance in the 1-0 loss to Brighton at the AMEX on Sunday - with...

Attacker yet to live up to price tag: Newcastle’s summer signings...

COMMENT by Russell Edge It is fair to say that Newcastle United's summer transfer dealings did not go according to plan but they seem to...

Newcastle United fan favourite pays credit to ‘incredible’ support

By Russell Edge Newcastle United midfielder Mikel Merino has said that he is thankful for the "incredible" support he has received after joining the club...

21-year-old open to £6m Newcastle move after terms agreed

By Harry Sykes Mikel Merino has revealed that he could move permanently to Newcastle at the end of his season-long loan spell from Borussia Dortmund. Merino,...

Benitez compares Newcastle summer signing to football great

By Abigail Withey  Rafa Benitez has compared Newcastle summer signing Mikel Merino to his former Liverpool midfielder and football great Xabi Alonso. Alonso played under the...

‘It’s what you’d see in kids football’ – Souness slams 21-year-old...

By Abigail Withey  Sky Sports pundit Graeme Souness has heavily criticised Newcastle United loanee Mikel Merino following the Magpies' 1-0 defeat to Huddersfield on Sunday. The...

‘He’ll be a hero’ – Mick Quinn urges Newcastle summer signing...

By Abigail Withey Former Newcastle forward Mick Quinn has urged summer signing Mikel Merino to thrive in the squad while Jonjo Shelvey serves his red...

Report details Newcastle conditions for £6.5m deal completion

By Danny Wright Newcastle will be able to turn Mikel Merino's temporary stay at St. James' Park into a permanent one if he plays at...

Guillem Balague draws comparison between Newcastle summer signing and football great

By Harvey Byrne Spanish football expert Guillem Balague has drawn comparison between Newcastle signing Mikel Merino and football great Xabi Alonso. The 21-year-old midfielder was confirmed a...

‘I’m a bit surprised’ – BT pundit gives verdict on Newcastle...

By Harvey Byrne BT Sport pundit Don Hutchison believes Newcastle have brought in a good player in midfield enforcer Mikel Merino and was surprised Borussia...

Done deal: Enforcer agrees terms with Newcastle after paperwork finalised

By Aramide Oladipo Midfield enforcer Mikel Merino has completed his move to Newcastle United, it has been confirmed. The 21-year-old has joined the newly-promoted Premier League...

Three Newcastle players who face axe with Merino reportedly set to...

COMMENT By Will Butcher Newcastle are reportedly close to confirming a deal for Borussia Dortmund ace Mikel Merino, in a move that only adds to...

Newcastle expected to wrap up signing from Euro giants in the...

By Harvey Byrne Newcastle are "expected" to wrap up the signing of Borussia Dortmund midfield enforcer Mikel Merino in the "next 24 hours", according to...

‘It’s close’ – Benitez confirms Newcastle on the verge of fifth...

By Danny Wright Rafa Benitez has confirmed that Newcastle are "close" to completing the signing of midfielder Mikel Merino from Borussia Dortmund. Sky Sports reports that...

‘The next Xabi Alonso’ – Newcastle fans react as enforcer reportedly...

By Danny Wright Newcastle are reportedly on the verge of completing their fifth signing of the summer with the arrival of midfielder Mikel Merino -...

Medical underway: Newcastle on verge of landing enforcer from Euro giants...

By Danny Wright Newcastle are on the verge of signing Mikel Merino from Borussia Dortmund on a permanent basis, according to a reliable journalist. The Daily...