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Newcastle United ~ As It Happened: 26th Sep
2008: (Friday, 26/09/2008) Kinnear Appointed as "Interim" Boss
Ex-Wimbledon boss Joe Kinnear appointed as interim manager. This after a noteable list of candidates, including ex-England manager Terry Venables, had turned Newcastle down.

Born on this day in...
DateNamePositionYears
26/09/1877 Gardner, Andrew Outside Right 1902 - 1903
26/09/1943 Napier, Christopher "Kit" Centre Forward 1965 - 1966
26/09/1958 Sansom, Kenneth Graham Left Back 1988 - 1989
26/09/1972 Neilson, Alan Defence 1990 - 1995
26/09/1989 Clark, Ciaran Central Defender 2016 - current
26/09/1991 Dummett, Paul Defender 2008 - current
Games played on this day in...
Date F A R Opposition Venue Competition
26/09/1896 0 4 L Newton Heath Clayton Ground, North Road Division 2
26/09/1898 2 2 D Sheffield United Bramall Lane Division 1
26/09/1903 1 0 W Stoke City St James's Park Division 1
26/09/1908 0 2 L The Wednesday Owlerton Stadium Division 1
26/09/1914 0 2 L Burnley Turf Moor Division 1
26/09/1925 0 1 L West Ham United The Boleyn Ground, Upton Park Division 1
26/09/1931 4 1 W Sheffield Wednesday St James's Park Division 1
26/09/1936 2 0 W Blackburn Rovers St James's Park Division 2
26/09/1953 2 1 W Burnley Turf Moor Division 1
26/09/1959 3 2 W Leeds United Elland Road Division 1
26/09/1962 1 1 D Leyton Orient St James's Park League Cup [Round 2]
26/09/1964 5 2 W Preston North End St James's Park Division 2
26/09/1970 0 0 D Coventry City St James's Park Division 1
26/09/1981 1 0 W Leyton Orient St James's Park Division 2
26/09/1984 3 1 W Bradford City St James's Park League Cup [Round 2, 1st Leg]
26/09/1987 2 1 W Southampton St James's Park Division 1
26/09/1992 1 0 W Peterborough United London Road Division 1
26/09/1998 2 0 W Nottingham Forest St James's Park Premiership
26/09/2000 1 1 D Leyton Orient The Matchroom Stadium League Cup [Round 2, 2nd Leg]
26/09/2001 1 0 W Leicester City St James's Park Premiership
26/09/2003 2 3 L Arsenal Highbury Premiership
26/09/2009 4 0 W Ipswich Town Portman Road Coca Cola Championship
26/09/2010 1 2 L Stoke City St James's Park Premiership
26/09/2012 1 2 L Manchester United Old Trafford League Cup [Round 3]
26/09/2015 2 2 D Chelsea St James's Park Premiership