Paperback: 326 pages
Publisher: KayLynM Publishing
Cover Image: by Matt Steel
|Newcastle United Day by Day
Bumper book of historical facts, figures and trivia for every day of the year.
There is no doubt that Newcastle United have been involved in some absolutely brilliant games over the years. There's been the truly memorable games such as the thrilling 4-3 defeat to Liverpool that even though Newcastle lost, the game stays in the memory as an exceptional advert for football. The "Demolition Derby" 5-1 win over Sunderland and the 5-0 win over Manchester United and of course the two-legged final win over Ujpesti Dozsa to win the Inter-Cities Fairs Cup, unfortunately the last major trophy I have had the pleasure of seeing Newcastle win, six FA Cup victories, 2 Texaco Cup victories and victory in the Anglo-Italian Cup.
They have also had some fantastic players, Hughie Gallacher, Jackie Milburn, Bobby Mitchell, Len White, Colin Veitch, Alan Shearer, Kevin Keegan, Malcolm Macdonald, the list goes on and on. This book also remembers those who for whatever reason only appeared on a single occasion, their contribution is equally valued.
Presented in a diary, or almanac, fashion this book plots its way through the history of Newcastle United on a day-by-day basis and highlights interesting facts, figures and trivia. It includes every debut by every player, every first meeting with every opposition team faced, each scoring debut and much, much more...
Paperback: 162 pages
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing
Cover Image: by Lilly
Newcastle United Manager Menagerie
All the statistics covering every Newcastle United manager from 1892 to 2015. From how many games they managed, to how many games they won, drew or lost to how many goals their teams scored and conceded and in what competitions.
After many years of following "the Toon", meeting some fascinating people, all with stories to tell, and arguments to have, about who is the best player, manager, the greatest game, etc., I was inspired to create a ‘statistical journey’ through the history of Newcastle United. This took the form of my website "toon1892.com" and as a direct product of that, following many requests for a reference manual, "Newcastle United Manager Menagerie& was born. In this book you will find all the statistics covering every manager from 1892 to 2015. From how many games they managed, to how many games they won, drew or lost to how many goals their teams scored and conceded and in what competitions.
If you ever wanted to know exactly how any manager performed, or compare any manager to others - this book has the statistics for you to do this.