Tag: Steve Bruce

Joe Willock with Newcastle United (Photo via NUFC on Twitter)

Joe Willock ‘buzzing’ to be a Newcastle United player as deal is made official

Newcastle United have announced the signing of Joe Willock on a permanent deal.
Joe Willock of Newcastle United celebrates with Newcastle United manager Steve Bruce after scoring in added time to level the score at 1-1 ActionPlus David Blunsden

Arsenal open talks with Newcastle over Joe Willock to raise James Maddison funds

Arsenal have reportedly opened talks with Newcastle over a deal for Joe Willock as Steve Bruce's patience looks to have paid off.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Joe Willock of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Europa League Group B stage match between Arsenal FC and Dundalk FC at Emirates Stadium on October 29, 2020 in London, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Arsenal decision on 21yo midfielder expected within 48 hours as permanent move becomes option

Newcastle are reportedly confident of signing Joe Willock and expect an Arsenal from Arsenal within the next 48 hours.
Joe Willock of Newcastle United acknowledges the fans after the full-time whistle - Newcastle United v Sheffield United, Premier League, Football, St James Park, Newcastle, UK - 19 May 2021. Copyright: Richard Lee / BPI / Shutterstock

Steve Bruce pushes for Joe Willock answer: Yes or no, Arsenal?

Steve Bruce has urged Arsenal to let Newcastle know one way or the other about Joe Willock.
Joe Willock celebrates the opening goal during the Premier League match at Craven Cottage, London. Picture date: Sunday May 23, 2021. Copyright: Matthew Childs

Arsenal to disappoint Newcastle United and keep Joe Willock - for now

Arsenal are reportedly set to keep Joe Willock despite Newcastle's keenness to keep him themselves but the player's future is far from certain.
Joe Willock of Newcastle United acknowledges the fans after the full-time whistle - Newcastle United v Sheffield United, Premier League, Football, St James Park, Newcastle, UK - 19 May 2021. Copyright: Richard Lee / BPI / Shutterstock

Joe Willock: Newcastle to test Mikel Arteta’s commitment to player

Newcastle are determined to 'test Arsenal's resolve' when it comes to holding on to Joe Willock this season.
Newcastle United midfielder Joe Willock, on loan from Arsenal, during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Aston Villa at St. James' Park, Newcastle, England on 12 March 2021. Copyright: Simon Davies

Newcastle United boss confirms Arsenal player desire

Steve Bruce has confirmed that Newcastle United want to sign Joe Willock on a permanent deal, assuming Arsenal are open to that possibility.
Joe Willock of Newcastle United celebrates with Newcastle United manager Steve Bruce after scoring in added time to level the score at 1-1 ActionPlus David Blunsden

Joe Willock could still have Arsenal future

Newcastle United would like to keep Joe Willock but it looks like his price will be prohibitive, even if Mikel Arteta wants to sell him, which is not a certainty.

Joe Willock has Arsenal reservations about return

Arsenal could be set for a fight this summer if they want to keep Joe Willock while they scramble around trying to sign Martin Odegaard or a similar player
Newcastle United midfielder Joe Willock, on loan from Arsenal, during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Aston Villa at St. James' Park, Newcastle, England on 12 March 2021. Copyright: Simon Davies

Newcastle United plan big discussions to sign Arsenal player

Steve Bruce says Newcastle United are preparing for 'big discussions' with Arsenal to try and keep Joe Willock this summer.
Newcastle United's Joe Willock celebrates scoring his side's second goal of the game during the Premier League match against Tottenham Hotspur at St James Park, Newcastle. Picture date: Sunday, April 4, 2021. Copyright: Peter Powell

Steve Bruce and Joe Willock on his goal against Spurs

Joe Willock scored against Tottenham Hotspur over the weekend, earning Newcastle United a vital point in their fight against relegation.
Joe Willock with Newcastle United (Photo via NUFC on Twitter)

Manager “pleased”: Joe Willock ready for Newcastle United debut

Steve Bruce says Joe Willock is available to face Southampton on Saturday, and they're pleased with what they've seen from the loanee so far.
Joe Willock with Newcastle United after completing his loan move (Photo via Willock on Instagram)

Joe Willock: 5 reasons I left Arsenal to join Newcastle United

Joe Willock chose to join Newcastle United on loan before the January transfer deadline, and he's revealed what went into that decision.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Joe Willock of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Europa League Group B stage match between Arsenal FC and Dundalk FC at Emirates Stadium on October 29, 2020 in London, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Joe Willock delighted to join Newcastle’s ‘massive history’

Joe Willock is delighted to have joined Newcastle Unite don loan until the end of the season, noting the club's 'massive history'.
BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - JANUARY 27: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal looks on prior to the FA Cup Fourth Round match between AFC Bournemouth and Arsenal at Vitality Stadium on January 27, 2020 in Bournemouth, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Arteta admits he considered Newcastle United job before Steve Bruce appointed

Mikel Arteta believes the serious injury he picked up while playing for Everton against Newcastle was one of the biggest challenges he faced in his career while he also admits seriously considering taking the Newcastle job before Steve Bruce was appointed.
Andy Carroll of Newcastle United looks on during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Newcastle United at The King Power Stadium on September 29, 2019 in Leicester, United Kingdom.

Newcastle without major striker for Arsenal game as doubts hang over others

Newcastle's Andy Carroll will not be lining up against Arsenal on Sunday and the Magpies have no clue what the problem is or when he will return.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 12: Granit Xhaka of Arsenal during the Arsenal Training Session at London Colney on September 12, 2019 in St Albans, England. (Photo by David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Steve Bruce believes Fabian Schar could help bring Granit Xhaka to Newcastle United

Newcastle United boss Steve Bruce believes Fabian Schar could hold the key in a potential move to bring Granit Xhaka to the club in January, according to reports.
Switzerland's midfielder Granit Xhaka smiles prior to the Euro 2020 football qualification match between Switzerland and Ireland at the Stade de Geneve stadium on October 15, 2019 in Geneva. (Photo by Fabrice COFFRINI / AFP)

Newcastle boss Steve Bruce: We’ll have a look at Granit Xhaka’s situation in January

Steve Bruce has admitted Newcastle United will look at the possibility of taking Granit Xhaka on loan in January.
William Saliba after signing for Arsenal from St. Etienne (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Newcastle blow ahead of Arsenal game as they beat William Saliba’s side 2-1

Newcastle United could be without the influential Matt Ritchie when Arsenal arrive for the sides' Premier League opener next weekend.
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - AUGUST 31: Thierry Henry assistant manager of Belgium looks on prior to the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Belgium and Gibraltar at Stade Maurice Dufrasne on August 31, 2017 in Liege, Belgium. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Thierry Henry favourite to take over manager position at English club

Thierry Henry is favourite to take over the manager job at Aston Villa, according to the bookies.

Aston Villa manager says this about making a bid for Arsenal 25-year-old

Aston Villa manager, Steve Bruce, has admitted that while he's interested in Jack Wilshere, he's not sure the Championship side could afford him.

Aston Villa manager responds to rumours of a move for Arsenal 25-year-old

The latest club to be linked with a move for Jack Wilshere is Aston Villa but Steve Bruce has denied any interest.
Carl Jenkinson

Arsenal defender set for Championship loan move - report

According to reports in the Birmingham Mail, Aston Villa are set to make a formal approach for Carl Jenkinson's services until the end of the current campaign.
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Hull manager: Arsenal reminded us how tough Premier League is

Following Arsenal's 4-0 win over Hull in the FA Cup, Steve Bruce admitted that our quality reminded the Tigers of the strength of the...
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Watch: Steve Bruce’s press conference ahead of Arsenal

Steve Bruce spoke to the press ahead of Hull's match against Arsenal on Tuesday. The Tigers' boss addressed recent form, as well as criticism directed...

Hull City v Arsenal: Gunners have to end winless run

It's hard to tell what the mood in the camp is like heading into Tuesday's FA Cup 5th round replay against Hull City. On one...
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Steve Bruce hits out at media over Wenger criticism

Steve Bruce has hit out at the media for their recent criticism of Arsene Wenger. The Hull boss has described the way the boss has...
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Hull team news: Steve Bruce set to rotate against Arsenal

Steve Bruce announced on Monday that he plans to stick by his usual FA Cup rotation policy against Arsenal. Despite picking up no new injuries...

Manager: I will phone Wenger so I can sign his players

Steve Bruce has admitted that he will be phoning Arsene Wenger ‘very, very quickly’ to try and make the loan deals of Isaac Hayden...

Hull City boss: We rode our luck against Arsenal but deserve replay

After a frustrating 0-0 draw where Arsenal had the majority of shots and possession, you can understand why Steve Bruce is chuffed that the...
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Arsenal get Hull boost as Bruce admits game is a problem

Steve Bruce is not a happy man and you can’t really blame him. Not only does the Hull manager have to contend with yet another...

‘He’s going to be a very, very good player’ – Hull manager hails Arsenal...

Chuba Akpom has been hailed by Hull's manager, Steve Bruce, after he found the net again against Ipswich this week. The striker scored Hull's second...

Manager says relationship with Wenger helped transfer happen

Chuba Akpom will be spending the season out on loan at Hull City, and manager Steve Bruce is grateful that Arsène Wenger has allowed...

Hull manager refuses to follow Mourinho's lead when it comes to Wenger

Despite what some managers have been implying about Arsene Wenger and Arsenal this week, Hull City manager, Steve Bruce, has quite a different view. Speaking...

Hull manager: Arsenal do things the right way

Steve Bruce met with the press on Friday ahead of his side's game against Arsenal. Looking to build on their great win over Liverpool earlier...

Bruce confident Hull can beat Arsenal like Liverpool

Hull City manager Steve Bruce saw his side beat Liverpool last night, and now wants three more points from Arsenal on Monday night.