"There’s nothing on individual players but we are hopeful we are getting close to completing a transfer."
The Magpies gave their survival chances a big lift on Saturday...
"It was a massive win for us. I thought we played very well today."
"We know we are against a deadline and we're desperately trying to improve the squad."
"We need to manage the game better in the last phase. I think we invited it on ourselves."
"Everyone’s well aware that we’re in the market for certain positions and that demand then drives the price up."
And money, probably. Bags of money. Loadsa money. Money.
Newcastle had 52,000 in for their FA Cup match against Cambridge but only their shortcomings were on show.
"We are desperately disappointed. We really prepared well for this game and we played a very strong team."
Two central defenders are wanted by Eddie Howe at Newcastle.
“Hopefully with his signing, other players around the world will potentially look at that and share his dream."
The Magpies have been denied penalties at key moments in each of their last two games.
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“People want to see a fair league and not disparity in games and players missing."
“The turning point of the game is an obvious one, I can’t understand how Mike’s not stopped the game."
"I am a positive guy... I am preparing for every game to try to win it."
“He will probably [miss] the majority of the games over the festive period."
“They look worse than they ever did under Bruce against Leicester... It’s now panic stations if I’m a Newcastle fan."
Newcastle United's loss at Leicester showed that they haven't improved much under Eddie Howe.
"We know how they feel about their team and football up there and he has to tap into that."
"The supporters are going to be key to that, home and away. It can really make the difference."
"Very nervy towards the end as we were desperate for the win. The players managed that part really well."
The Magpies head into the weekend six points adrift of safety...
Newcastle and Norwich look like they cannot even be rescued by spending millions in January.
Newcastle are now heavy odds-on to go down to the Championship along with Norwich.
"Full credit to the players for how they responded. There were some great individual performances."
“It would be foolish of me to make rash promises... My priority at the moment is to get the best out of the players we have.”
Newcastle assistant Jason Tindall has confirmed Eddie Howe will return this weekend.
"I would be asleep by 8pm every night because we were shattered from training!"